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imageI think the New York State Prison system is trying to kill Ramsey Orta
by WeCopwatch
As Ramsey Orta, (who filmed the 2014, NYPD chokehold murder of Eric Garner) sits in solitary confinement in New York State prison, the virus is spreading rapidly across the prison systems. Time is running out....
Posted: Wed Apr 8, 2020 8:27AM
imageNavajo Nation cases of coronavirus increase to 214 with seven deaths
by Brenda Norrell
The Navajo Nation has 214 cases of coronavirus, 40 new cases in the past 24 hours, and seven deaths. The Navajo President said they are in urgent need of more test kits. Doctors on the Navajo Nation said they need more critical care nurses, ventilators and masks....
Posted: Thu Apr 2, 2020 2:07AM
imageNavajo Nation reports two deaths and 92 cases of coronavirus
by Brenda Norrell
Navajo coronavirus cases increased to 92 cases, with two confirmed deaths. There were 21 new cases of the virus in the past 24 hours for Dine' living in Arizona, New Mexico and Utah....
Posted: Sat Mar 28, 2020 11:49AM
imageRamsey Orta denied basic safety measures in Solitary Confinement as COVID-19 virus spreads
by WeCopwatch
Ramsey Orta and other inmates in the New York State Prison system are extremely vulnerable to the COVID-19 virus. If Governor Cuomo does not act now, it will be blood on his hands....
Posted: Sun Mar 22, 2020 12:38PM
imagePetition: Accountability for the Incident Regarding a Black UCI Alumna at UC Irvine
by Black Student Union at UC-Irvine
UCI Black Student Union and United Students Against Sweatshops Demand for Accountability Regarding the Incident on February 20, 2020...
Posted: Fri Mar 6, 2020 1:11PM
imageMohawk describes being kicked in head and choked by police at Tyendinaga
by Brenda Norrell
Punched, thrown on the ground, kicked in the head and choked by police on Tyendinaga land, Mohawk Land Defender Nick Kolbasook describes the attack by police in Tyendinaga on Monday....
Posted: Thu Feb 27, 2020 11:54AM
imageMohawk Warriors on Train Tracks -- Train Does Not Stop
by Brenda Norrell
At Tyendinaga, Mohawk Warriors were on the tracks at 11 a.m. today and a train did not stop as it came through the Tyendinaga Mohawk Camp B. The young Mohawks Warriors would have been killed just now if they had not jumped off the tracks at the last minute, as shown in live coverage here by Real Peoples Media....
Posted: Wed Feb 26, 2020 11:58AM
imageMohawks urge Tohono O'odham to blockade border wall and offer help
by Brenda Norrell
Mark Maracle of the Mohawk Warrior Society said Tohono O'odham should shut down construction of the border wall. Maracle said Mohawks stand ready to help them and fear should not control their minds....
Posted: Wed Feb 26, 2020 12:09AM
imageTohono O'odham chairman to testify as U.S. blows up burial place today
by Brenda Norrell
Tohono O'odham Chairman Ned Norris, Jr., will testify before a Congressional hearing on the destruction of sacred sites today, Wednesday, at 2 pm. Also today, the United States will blow up Monument Hill on Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument, where O'odham burial remains were recently found....
Posted: Tue Feb 25, 2020 11:09PM
textMohawks won't back down: Standing strong with Wet'suwet'en after midnight by Brenda Norrell
Mohawks of Tyendinaga were standing strong at the rail blockade at midnight, after being given an ultimatum by Ontario police on Sunday to clear the rail blockade by midnight that they maintain in solidarity with Wet'suwet'en. Standing strong at 1 a.m. on Monday, Mohawks released this statement....
Posted: Sun Feb 23, 2020 11:31PM
imageFreedom Rider: Negroes for Bloomberg
by Margaret Kimberley
Chicago’s Bobby Rush and San Francisco’s London Breed have sold themselves to super-plutocrat Michael Bloomberg, the worst stop-and-frisker in history....
Posted: Sun Feb 16, 2020 9:50AM
image20th Anniversary of Rosa Parks Day in California
by Khubaka, Michael Harris
Our 2020 Rosa Parks Day of Courage, at Sacramento City Hall is the oldest known official celebration of Rosa Parks Day in California. ACR 156, California Legislation recognizing the 20th Anniversary of Rosa Parks Day will recommit a statewide effort to share the strength, courage, faith and determination of Rosa Louise McCauley Parks with young school children and seasoned seniors who have forgotten how to sing, "We Shall Overcome" in California and throughout the world....
Posted: Wed Jan 29, 2020 3:56PM
imageUnited States Destroying O'odham Graves for Arizona Border Wall
by Brenda Norrell
Ofelia Rivas, Tohono O'odham, describes how the U.S. government and its contractor Southwest Valley Constructors, have dug up human remains, as they violate all state and federal laws to build the border wall....
Posted: Sun Jan 26, 2020 11:02AM
imageExploring California Pan African Heritage in Elk Grove, California
by Michael Harris
2020 Black History Month, Early California Pan African Heritage...
Posted: Thu Jan 16, 2020 8:26PM
imageNLG Strongly Condemns Assassinations by U.S. & Increased Repression of Iranian Nationals
by National Lawyers Guild
NLG Strongly Condemns Illegal Targeted Assassinations by U.S. & Increased Repression of Iranian Nationals at U.S. Borders...
Posted: Mon Jan 6, 2020 8:16PM
imageRevolutionary News Reporting: Being Present for Future Generations
by Brenda Norrell
As news reporters hide in their easy chairs and plagiarize, the truth and reality of our times places future generations in peril....
Posted: Wed Jan 1, 2020 11:19AM
imageBlood Memory Rising, Book Review of Standing with Standing Rock
by Brenda Norrell
'Standing with Standing Rock,' is an encyclopedia of resistance, which chronicles the Water Protector movement from the first run to Washington, and on to the camps, and the surveillance by TigerSwan, to the ultimate international divestment campaign. In its 29 chapters are poetry, essays and discussions of Indigenous rights and Treaties....
Posted: Fri Dec 20, 2019 10:43AM
textExporting Death: New Zealand confirmed as likely source of Samoa’s measles outbreak by Eileen
"Infectious diseases de-populated many isolated Pacific islands when they were first exposed to global pathogen circulation from the 18th century," Professor G. Dennis Shanks of Australian Army Malaria Institute wrote. "God alone will not send such an epidemic," he cited the Samoan chief in 1918 as saying....
Posted: Fri Dec 13, 2019 10:23PM
image'No Spiritual Surrender: A Dedication to the Standing Rock Movement' Photos of Resilience
by Brenda Norrell
Photojournalist Ryan Vizzions photos of Standing Rock Water Protectors in the camps and on the frontlines have appeared around the world. Vizzions' new book chronicles the resilience and resistance of Water Protectors and the militarized police they faced, with forwards by Joye Braun, Cheyenne River Lakota, and Pte San Wastewin, Hunkpapa Lakota....
Posted: Fri Dec 6, 2019 6:49AM
imageDaiara Tukano: Europe must stop investing in the genocide industry
by Christine Prat
Daiara Tukano, Tukano of Brazil's Amazon, spoke in Paris at events of the Committee in Solidarity with Indigenous in the Americas, CSIA-Nitassinan. Denouncing colonialism and capitalism, she speaks out for Mother Earth....
Posted: Sat Nov 30, 2019 11:50AM