BY Committee to Stop FBI Repression | Chicago, IL | 5/24/12
Late Wednesday night, May 16th, Chicago police broke down the door of an apartment and arrested nine activists who have been held without charges.
BY Tom Burke | Chicago, IL | 5/21/12
In the largest anti-war protest ever held in Chicago, 15,000 people took to the streets marching against the NATO military summit.
BY Tom Burke | Chicago, IL | 5/19/12
Angered by a police raid and arrests of Occupy protesters in the Bridgeport neighborhood of Chicago, 1500 protesters marched and rallied here May 19.
BY Staff | Los Angeles, CA | 5/18/12
One year ago, on May 17, 2011, Carlos Montes awoke at 5:00 a.m. to the Los Angeles Sheriff’s SWAT team crashing down his front door and waving automatic weapons in his face.
BY Staff | Chicago, IL | 5/17/12
While the eyes of the world are on Chicago and the upcoming NATO summit, 40 protesters spoke out May 16 against the FBI frame-up of Carlos Montes, demanding the charges against him be dropped.
BY Tom Burke | Chicago, IL | 5/15/12
Immigrant rights leaders here were arrested while blockading the doors of the building that houses the federal immigration court in the Chicago Loop, May 15.
BY Staff | Minneapolis, MN | 5/15/12
A group of supporters gathered at the intersection of Chicago Avenue and Lake Street during a sunny south Minneapolis rush hour May 15, in support of Carlos Montes, on the first scheduled day of his trial.
BY Staff | Los Angeles, CA | 5/15/12
Over 100 supporters rallied in front of the Los Angeles Superior Court May 15 to demand, “Drop the charges against Carlos Montes.”
BY Jess Sundin | Chicago, IL | 5/14/12
Hundreds gathered from across the country for the People’s Summit, united in their opposition to the NATO/G8 agenda of war and poverty.
BY Staff | Minneapolis, MN | 5/14/12
About 25 people marched in the Minnesota Committee to Stop FBI Repression contingent in the annual Heart of the Beast Theater May Day parade here, May 13.