Saturday February 13, 2016
| Last update: Friday at 12:25 PM
Los Angeles, CA - On Feb. 6, a 16-year-old Chicano teen, Jose Mendez, was shot and killed by Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD) by cops from Hollenbeck Division in the Boyle Heights community, located in the East...
Jacksonville, FL - Members of the Jacksonville Progressive Coalition and other community organizations are mobilizing for protests against protest Florida State Attorney Angela Corey later in February.
Houston, TX - A Republican debate is scheduled for the University of Houston on Feb. 26. In response, Students for a Democratic Society are calling for a protest to “Dump Trump!”
Minneapolis, MN - Freedom Road Socialist Organization (FRSO) is organizing events celebrating International Women’s Day in cities across the U.S. The events will take place on or around March 8.
Syria - On Sept. 30, 2015, Russian planes began conducting airstrikes against rebel targets in Syria at the request of President Bashar al-Assad.

Protest in defense of the Hollywood 10.
Jay Roach’s new movie, Trumbo, is an excellent film about the American communist screenwriter, Dalton Trumbo.
Miami protest says “Refugees welcome here!”
A spirited group of protesters gathered at the Torch of Friendship in Bayfront Park holding a large banner reading, “Refugees welcome here!” The...
Veronica Morris Moore of Fearless Leading by the Youth
Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel fired the Superintendent of Police, Garry McCarthy, Dec. 1. The action came one week after a judge forced the city to...
Participants in Greek general strike March.
More than 40,000 workers marched from Omonia Square to Syntagma Square in front of the Greek parliament Dec. 3 as part of a nationwide general strike...