civil disobedience

Poor People's Movement Continues Wave of Nonviolent Civil Disobedience

Poor People’s Movement Continues Wave of Nonviolent Civil Disobedience

May 22, 2018

Protesters demand sweeping overhaul of nation’s voting rights laws, policies to address poverty, ecological devastation, and the war economy

People for Bernie Call For Civil Disobedience at the DNC

July 22, 2016

Charles Lenchner co-founder of People for Bernie tells Paul Jay that Sanders delegates understand the threat of the Republican party, but people should assert their democratic will and fight for the values they believe in

Days of Revolt

February 23, 2016
In this episode of teleSUR’s Days of Revolt, Chris Hedges and Green Party presidential candidate Jill Stein lay out the solutions to issues like economic inequality and climate change, and explain the need for sustained civil disobedience and a unified grassroots movement.

Latin America

September 3, 2013
Farmers and their supporters protesting so called “Free Trade Agreements” that would likely eliminate their livelihoods

Activists Block Highway in Manhattan to Protest Verizon’s Tax Dodging

August 21, 2013

Go go gallery

Wisconsin Sing Along Protest

August 8, 2013
Wisconsin “Sing Along” protesters remain defiant in face of escalating arrests at state capitol

LA Holds Weeklong Protest Demanding Justice For Trayvon Martin

July 29, 2013

The discontent of African American community especially the youth, erupted because of the Zimmerman not guilty verdict but reflects systemic bias in the criminal justice system

“Dream Defenders” Occupy Florida State Capital Demanding End to “Stand Your Ground” Law

July 26, 2013

Activists are demanding a repeal of the notorious Stand Your Ground legislation and an end to racial profiling and the “school to prison pipeline”