BY Laura Furtman | Eagle Rock | 6/05/10
I spent most of the month of May at Eagle Rock in the Yellow Dog Plains of Michigan’s Upper Peninsula. Yes, I am one of the people who was camped there in an effort to save Eagle Rock, a sacred site to the Native American community, from the grip of Kennecott Minerals Compan
BY Carlos Montes | Los Angeles, CA | 5/14/10
On Thursday, the Los Angeles City council passed a motion to officially boycott the State of Arizona. Arizona’s new racist law SB1070 targets Mexican, Chicano, and Native American people for harassment.
BY Kosta Harlan | Corvallis, OR | 5/13/10
Over 300 students, campus workers, professors and community members rallied at Oregon State University on May 12, to protest the racist SB 1070 law in Arizona.
BY Eric Gardner | California | 3/02/10
As the March 4 Day of Action draws closer, campuses across California are getting restless. The latest series of struggles began Feb. 24, on the campus of UC Irvine. That morning, a group of about 20 students and workers took over the campus administration building.
BY Brad Sigal | Bloomington, MN | 11/24/09
On Monday morning, Nov. 23, a group of immigrant rights activists staged a guerrilla theater-style protest here to dramatically expose the racism and hypocrisy of immigration raids that target Latino immigrants, tearing apart families and communities.
BY staff | Lewisburg, PA | 8/03/09
On July 28, political prisoner Leonard Peltier had his first parole hearing in 15 years. Peltier’s supporters rallied outside the hearing demanding his freedom.
BY Brad Sigal | | 11/16/06
A summary of the rebellion in Oaxaca led by APPO against the corrupt government.
BY Joe Iosbaker | Champaign-Urbana, IL | 12/01/03
A protest by University of Illinois students shut down a meeting of the Board of Trustees in November.
BY Kim DeFranco | | 10/01/99
More than 500 people came together September 25 under the slogan "Stop the Land Grab!"
BY David Miller | Minneapolis, MN | 4/01/99
Protestors fighting to stop the Reroute of Highway 55 celebrated seven months of a successful united stand against a multi-million dollar road project.