washington dc

Survivors Rally at Capitol as Key Senators Say They’ll Vote for Kavanaugh

Survivors Rally at Capitol as Key Senators Say They’ll Vote for  Kavanaugh

October 5, 2018

Despite widespread protests, Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh appears set for confirmation Saturday

When Science Strikes Back: March for Science Draws Many Thousands Worldwide

April 23, 2017

Trump’s hostile posturing against environmental protections and promised budget cuts on scientific government agencies stoked the ire of the nation’s scientists and science supporters

At AIPAC Protest, Young American Jews Voice Rejection of Israeli Policies

March 29, 2017

Journalist and author Max Blumenthal says the vocal Jewish-led protests at this year’s AIPAC Policy Conference highlight a growing generational divide on Israel-Palestine

International Women's Day

March 8, 2017
Thousands of women demand social, racial and economic equality in dozens of actions across the world

Women’s Protest Against Trump Goes Global

January 21, 2017

From Washington, DC, to London, England and Nairobi, Kenya, hundreds of thousands of women and their supporters are taking to the streets to oppose the presidency of Donald Trump

2016 Presidential Election

November 21, 2016
Protests were held in New York, DC, and Austin over the weekend, while students in Portland walked out of class Monday

UN Fact-Finding Mission to Investigate Racial Discrimination in the United States

January 22, 2016

Kali Akuno, co-director of Cooperation Jackson, says it will give greater exposure to the realities of African Americans and put the US government and the state of Mississippi on notice

Reality Asserts Itself - David Swanson

December 17, 2013
On RAI with Paul Jay, David Swanson says that nonviolent campaigns have been more successful than campaigns of violence