BY Dalek Pretorius | Salt Lake City, UT | 11/18/14
Activists rallied in front of the Wallace F. Bennett Federal Building on Nov. 16, as part of a national week of action in support of Palestinian American leader Rasmea Odeh.
BY staff | Oakland, CA | 11/12/14
Activists with the Bay Area Rasmea Defense Committee chained themselves to doors of the federal courthouse here, Nov. 12 to protest the conviction and imprisonment of 67-year-old Palestinian community organizer Rasmea Odeh.
BY Michela Martinazzi | Gainesville, FL | 11/11/14
On Nov. 5, Students for a Democratic Society at the University of Florida (UF SDS) conducted a workshop on history and growing militarization of police in the U.S., titled “The War at Home.”
BY staff | Chicago, IL | 10/23/14
The Chicago Alliance Against Racist and Political Repression held a public forum on the campaign for a Civilian Police Accountability Council (CPAC) on Oct. 16 at Trinity United Church of Christ on Chicago’s South Side. Over 50 activists attended this meeting, including families of victims of police crimes, prominent attorney Stan Willis, and labor and community activists.
BY staff | Detroit, MI | 10/22/14
Fight Back News Service is circulating the following statement from the Rasmea Defense Committee.
BY staff | Detroit, MI | 10/17/14
Fight Back News Service is circulating the following statement from the Rasmea Defense Committee
BY A.V. Ramanathan | Ferguson, MO | 10/15/14
Thousands protested here Oct. 10 to demand Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson be jailed for the murder of 18-year-old Michael Brown.
BY Michael Sampson | Tallahassee, FL | 10/11/14
Members of the Tallahassee Dream Defenders rallied outside of the Leon County Courthouse, Oct. 9.
BY Cannon Atkinson | Salt Lake City, UT | 10/05/14
Activists braved the cold to stand in front of the Wallace F. Bennett Federal building, Oct. 2, to declare their solidarity with Rasmea Odeh.
BY Jessica Schwartz | Tampa, FL | 10/03/14
On Oct. 2, a group of 15 activists stood outside the Sam Gibbons Federal Courthouse here, to demand U.S. Attorney Jonathan Tukel drop the charges against Rasmea Odeh.