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where I stand on sitting & kneeling

Colin Kaepernick and others continue to protest against racial disparity and police brutality by kneeling at the playing of The Star-Spangled Banner. I find it curious that some who disagree with the protesters seem, at least, in my hearing and perceiving, far more outraged about what they consider disrespect and denigration of our national anthem and flag than they are concerned about the long-playing and unresolved issues of racial animus in our country. 296 more words

A Personal Reflection

Interview: The #czarnyprotest and Monday’s women strike might be a turning point in Polish politics

Large protests have taken place in Poland against a proposed ban on abortion in all cases. On Monday (3 October) Polish women are taking part in a nationwide strike to defend their basic reproductive rights. 1,527 more words


Anthem Protest Opportunities Are Limited In College Football

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — If Nebraska’s Michael Rose-Ivey and teammates want to kneel during the national anthem again, their next opportunity will be the Nov. 5 game at Ohio State. 740 more words


Kindly STFU While I Talk About How Much I Respect Freedom Of Speech

There is an epidemic in the US. A problem that seems to target a certain group of people. An injustice that puts a pit in my stomach and tears in my eyes. 636 more words


O Kaeptain My Kaeptain

A month ago, I thought the whole thing was a publicity stunt to get his name out of the sand. A month ago, I didn’t believe we would still hear chatter about this situation.  1,254 more words

Hotard Huddle

Greenham Common; a significant protest seldom acknowledged

By Lydia Edwards

Greenham Common could have been an insignificant point in Berkshire if it were not for the Greenham Common Women’s peace camp that was established in 1981 to protest against nuclear weapons being sited at the RAF base. 866 more words

Wales For Peace / Cymru Dros Heddwch