My Swedish friend is sitting in a jail cell.
In North Dakota, members of Congress will hear testimony about barriers to the ballot box.
"...if we don’t get action really soon, if we let it stretch out, those are the decades that will finish the work of breaking the planet. It’s why the urgency of something like the Green New Deal is so crucial."
Extinction Rebellion movement starts week-long demonstration in US and around world demanding ‘system change...
“It’s time to do what’s never been done before in the fight against climate change – a collective and coordinated international rebellion that will continue to escalate until our demands are met."
"Let's not concede that having refugees in our cities is something to be threatened by."
This rural community might have agreed with Trump’s anti-immigration policies on paper. But it could not abide their neighbors being taken away.
Having escaped criminal punishment, police officers who shoot and kill Black Americans are often not held to account by the civil justice system either.
Events like these keep people in fear. And it is easy to take things from people who are scared for their life.
Stop & Shop will need to make a decision: either invest in people power or continue to lose money.
Democracy Now!'s Amy Goodman spoke to Noam Chomsky about Assange's arrest, WikiLeaks and American power.