Campaign

Women's Take

August 19, 2013
Lynn Parramore: Despite his strong record on women’s rights and reining in Wall Street, feminist organizations denounce Spitzer due to their close ties to Wall Street

Lawmakers Who Upheld NSA Phone Spying Share Close Financial Ties to Defense Industry

July 30, 2013

Vote to protect citizens privacy is struck down not based on party lines but campaign contributions from the defense industry

Egyptian Army Threatens Coup Against President Morsi

July 1, 2013

As millions take to the street across Egypt calling for President’s ouster, the Army threatens to take action if Morsi fails to reach agreement with protestors in 48 hours

2012 “Undocubus” Empowered Immigrant Communities Through Civil Disobedience

June 27, 2013

Pt 2. In 2012, undocumented immigrants launched the “Undocubus” campaign and used civil disobedience to challenge deportations

2012 Undocubus National Tour Highlights Plight Of Undocumented Immigrants

June 24, 2013

Pt 1. In 2012, undocumented immigrants toured country on Undocubus, used civil disobedience campaign to mobilize support for just immigration reform

Iran’s New President a Regime Insider – Wide Mandate for More Civil Liberties

June 17, 2013

Hamid Dabashi: President-elect Hassan Rohani will not change Iran’s Neo-liberal capitalism but may be inspired by popular support for more political rights and nuclear transparency

Netanyahu Says it’s Anti-Semitism to Accuse Israel of War Crimes or Violating Human Rights

June 6, 2013

Shir Hever: At the Global Forum for Combating Anti-Semitism, the Israeli military and political leadership’s attacks on critics reflects Israel’s isolation and the strength of the boycott campaign

Detroit Anti-Eviction Campaign Keeping Families in Their Homes

February 22, 2013

Community groups and Occupy Detroit using “any means necessary” to save homes from foreclosure

Israeli Settler Right Rises in Election Campaign

December 30, 2012

Noam Sheizaf: The real fight of this election is not being fought between the Left and Right in Israel, but inside the Right itself.