BY staff | Ferguson, MO | 8/18/14
Governor Nixon signed an executive order Aug. 18 ordering the deployment of the National Guard to Ferguson.
BY Didier Ortiz | Miami, FL | 8/18/14
Human rights advocates showed their support for the people of Gaza and Ferguson Missouri, Aug. 16. About 20 activists made their presence known at downtown Miami’s Torch of Friendship.
BY Tom Burke | Grand Rapids, MI | 8/17/14
100 people gathered in solidarity with the African American community of Ferguson, Missouri and to remember police shooting victim Michael Brown, Aug 16.
BY Jessica Schwartz | Tampa, FL | 8/17/14
Activists and community members gathered on Aug. 16 in front of the Tampa Police Department to protest the police murder of unarmed black teen Mike Brown and police brutality against protesters in Ferguson, Missouri.
BY Michael Sampson | Ferguson, MO | 8/15/14
It is shortly after midnight, Aug. 15, and easily at least a thousand members of the Ferguson community have taken the streets tonight in what it seems like a atmosphere of celebration. Residents said that they are overjoyed that the police, at least tonight, have withdrawn their militarized force from their streets.
BY Freedom Road Socialist Organization | New York, NY | 7/30/14
Justice for Eric Garner and all victims of police brutality! Stop police terror! End the criminalization of African American, Chicano, Mexicano, Latino and other oppressed nationalities!
BY Masao Suzuki | Berkeley, CA | 6/03/14
I just heard about the passing of Yuri Kochiyama from my father, another Nisei (second generation Japanese American) political activist, who lives in Berkeley about a mile from where Yuri was living.
BY staff | Tallahassee, FL | 4/30/14
Students prevented the proposed split of the Florida A&M University-Florida State University (FAMU-FSU) College of Engineering this 2014 legislative session.
BY Jacob Flom | Milwaukee, WI | 4/20/14
35 people rallied outside the office of Milwaukee County District Attorney John Chisholm, April 17, to protest his refusal to prosecute the killers of 16-year-old Corey Stingley.
BY staff | Tallahassee, FL | 3/09/14
About 150 members of Dream Defenders, an organization dedicated to fighting against racism while building the power of Black and Brown youth, marched into the Florida Capitol, March 3 to confront the Florida law makers and Governor Rick Scott with chants and protest on the first day of legislative session.