BY Kent Mori | Minneapolis, MN | 3/19/17
Despite cold and rain, 60 people rallied in Minneapolis to voice their opposition to Trump’s Muslim Ban, March 16.
BY staff | Detroit, MI | 3/17/17
Michael Deutsch, Jim Fennerty, and the rest of the legal defense team for Rasmea Odeh are gearing up for trial, now scheduled for May 30.
BY staff | Chicago, IL | 3/09/17
Over 1000 people gathered at the headquarters of the Chicago Teachers Union (CTU) to celebrate International Women’s Day, March 8. Speakers from CTU, Fight For 15, the teachers union at the Charter School Aspira, AFSCME and other unions shared the stage with Rasmea Odeh, along with Filipino, Iranian and undocumented immigrant women.
BY Freedom Road Socialist Organization | United States | 3/07/17
The U.S. has a long history of women rising up against their bosses and demanding economic justice.
BY staff | Minneapolis, MN | 3/06/17
President Donald Trump signed a revised Muslim ban executive order March 5.
BY Kim DeFranco | St. Paul, MN | 3/05/17
Pro-Trump supporters came to the MN state capitol, March 4, for their “March 4 Trump” rally, while protesters showed up to oppose the Trump regime and to shut down the rally.
BY Zachary Schultz | Tallahassee, FL | 2/23/17
On Feb. 22, students voted to make Florida State University (FSU) a sanctuary campus by a vote of 67%.
BY Michael Sampson | Washington DC | 2/22/17
On Feb. 9, during the swearing-in ceremony for new Attorney General Jeff Sessions, Donald Trump signed three executive orders concerning policing.
BY Elizabeth Kramer | Tampa, FL | 2/20/17
On Tuesday, Feb 14, more than 20 students at the University of South Florida (USF) gathered to demand that the administration bring Iranian student Mehdi Zeyghami home. The rally, which began at 12 noon, marked the beginning of Tampa Bay Students for a Democratic Society’s (SDS) new campaign: “Sanctuary for All.”
BY Anthony Scoma | Salt Lake City, UT | 2/20/17
The University of Utah (U of U) chapter of Students for a Democratic Society (SDS) staged a rally in the crowded student union cafeteria to demand a sanctuary campus. After several speeches, 20 students marched to the top administrators’ offices and taped copies of their formal ultimatum to the office doors.