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imageUnleashing the dogs of war on the American public
by Lynda Carson
A June 2, protest in Prescott against police brutality and killer cops who murdered George Floyd! Photo by Richard Baily:...
Posted: Thu Jun 4, 2020 11:57PM
textSolidarity Includes Wearing a Mask at Protests by Norman Solomon
The life you save may not be your own...
Posted: Thu Jun 4, 2020 5:14PM
imageLakota and Navajo respond as police blind and beat reporters and peaceful protesters
by Brenda Norrell
Lakota and Navajo respond, as news reporters and peaceful protesters are shot, blinded and beaten during Black Lives Matter protests. In Albuquerque, The Red Nation group was stalked and confronted by white vigilantes working with Albuquerque Police officers....
Posted: Thu Jun 4, 2020 4:02AM
imageNLG Statement on the President’s Unlawful Declaration of Antifa as a Domestic Terrorist Organization
by National Lawyers Guild
“When police continue to murder Black people with impunity and when calls for systemic change to policing and structural racism are ignored, popular unrest is inevitable,” said National Lawyers Guild legal worker Kris Hermes. “Federal investigations and the targeting of Antifa will unfortunately result in increased surveillance and repression, and must be resisted.”...
Posted: Tue Jun 2, 2020 12:32PM
imageNLG Condemns Violent Police Response to Black Lives Matter Protests Nationwide
by National Lawyers Guild
“Racialized, violent policing of Black, Brown, and Indigenous bodies has always existed in this country. Now is the time for accountability. Property can always be replaced. Black lives can not,” stated NLG Executive Director Pooja Gehi....
Posted: Tue Jun 2, 2020 12:24PM
imageA statement from WeCopwatch on current Anti Police protests and rebellions in the US.
by WeCopwatch
The videotaped killing of George Floyd and the cries “I can’t breath” have shown us once again the power and limitation of Copwatching as a deterrent to police violence....
Posted: Tue Jun 2, 2020 10:32AM
text#CancelRent Movement Escalates Amid Growing National Unrest by Posted By Lynda Carson
“We’re at a Breaking Point:” #CancelRent Movement Escalates Amid Growing National Unrest, and Warns that Police Enforcement of Evictions Will Destroy More Black Lives!!!...
Posted: Mon Jun 1, 2020 5:18PM
imageVeterans Call on the Minnesota National Guard to Stand Down
by VFP
Veterans For Peace calls for the immediate withdrawal of the Minnesota National Guard. We are appalled to see military weapons, vehicles and equipment once again deployed in U.S. cities to control community members who are reacting to a long history of state-sanctioned violence. When an already embattled community is subjected to militarized intimidation, by design, their environment becomes a war zone. We call on all those who are serving with the National Guard to refuse to serve violent an...
Posted: Mon Jun 1, 2020 10:51AM
imageNavajo Loren Tapahe 'My sister is not a number'
by Brenda Norrell
In a tender memoir, Navajo author and publisher Loren Tapahe remembers his sister Emily, who died from the coronavirus, and reminds us, 'My sister is not a number.'...
Posted: Mon Jun 1, 2020 10:41AM
imageSacred Tohono O'odham mountain desecration underway for U.S. Israeli border spy towers
by Brenda Norrell
The destruction of sacred land is underway in Ali Jegk community on the Tohono Oodham Nation, as the land and plants are being destroyed for the integrated fixed towers, spy towers, that were authorized to be built by the Israeli defense contractor Elbit Systems. The destruction and Elbit's human rights abuses in Palestine are opposed by traditional O'odham....
Posted: Mon Jun 1, 2020 10:28AM
imageThe US Military Is Monitoring Protests in 7 States
by Summary of Article in The Nation
Entire article at link below....
Posted: Mon Jun 1, 2020 10:06AM
textMinnesota public safety commissioner thinks riots related to 'white supremacist organizers' by thinker
I share both an article and the most recent Thom Hartmann Program broadcast to highlight how we are probably being manipulated to play into Trump and the extreme right's plans....
Posted: Sun May 31, 2020 11:12PM
textPublicly traded corporate looters are ripping off the Small Business Administration by Lynda Carson
Mayor London Breed and some trigger happy cops are blowing a lot of hot air at the petty thefts taking place during the George Floyd protests, as they look the other way as the publicly traded corporate looters are ripping off over $200 million from the Small Business Administration, that hurts the small businesses that can not get the loans that were meant to go to them through the Cares Act, and Paycheck Protection Program (PPP)!...
Posted: Sat May 30, 2020 11:56PM
textManslaughter & 3rd degree murder charge for Kneeling Cop Chauvin by Read Black's Law Dictionary
After 48 hours of protest in Minnesota of the vicious murder by suffocation of a black man, George Floyd, on May 25, 2020, by 4 Minneapolis police, one of whom, Derek Chauvin, was caught on a video kneeling on the neck of handcuffed Floyd for 9 minutes, killing him, while his fellow thug cops allowed this murder to occur, only Chauvin was arrested on 5/29/30, and charged with 3rd degree murder and manslaughter! This low level of charge should have every attorney in this country screaming sin...
Posted: Fri May 29, 2020 11:55AM
textAmy Klobuchar, Minneapolis Police and Her VP Quest by Norman Solomon
Opportunism Running Amuck...
Posted: Thu May 28, 2020 4:36AM
imageWearing 'smallpox blankets' Lakota Dakota oppose casinos reopening
by Brenda Norrell
Wearing 'smallpox blankets,' Standing Rock Lakota and Dakota opposed the plan to re-open casinos. This comes as two coronavirus cases were reported after group testing at Standing Rock....
Posted: Wed May 13, 2020 1:54AM
imagePine Ridge locks down for 72 hours after two Lakotas test positive for coronavirus
by Brenda Norrell
The Oglala Sioux Nation locked down on Monday night for 72-hours after two Lakotas in Wounded Knee District tested positive for the coronavirus. In the bordertown of Rapid City, a WalMart employee tested positive for coronavirus....
Posted: Tue May 12, 2020 10:34AM
imageCheyenne River Lakota won't back down at checkpoints after South Dakota Gov's threats
by Brenda Norrell
Cheyenne River Lakota Chairman Harold Frazier said the South Dakota Governor never contacted him, but made fiery statements in the media. Regardless of the threats, Lakota here maintain their checkpoints and are focused on saving lives and halting the spread of coronavirus....
Posted: Sun May 10, 2020 1:41PM
imageOglala Lakota enforce coronavirus border checkpoints after South Dakota Governor's threats
by Brenda Norrell
On Pine Ridge, Oglala Lakota Police and Lakota warriors are manning protective roadblocks at the tribal border entrances today on Mother's Day, as South Dakota State threatens Native Nations over their coronavirus roadblocks....
Posted: Sun May 10, 2020 12:14PM
imageNavajo coronavirus relief efforts expand and former bordertown mayor counters racism
by Brenda Norrell
Relief efforts expand as coronavirus cases and deaths increase. Former Mayor of Page, Arizona, joins relief efforts, countering the recent racist incidents in the bordertown of Page. The Navajo Nation reports 103 new cases of coronavirus and three more deaths in the past 24 hours, bringing the total to 2,757 and 88 deaths....
Posted: Fri May 8, 2020 2:26AM