Images taken in Washington, DC at the protests spurred by the murders of George Floyd and Breonna Taylor by police. Credit: Eleanor Goldfield/Art Killing Apathy. Higher res images available.
Bolivia was too happy. Ideas that are but dreams here in the US are legislative realities in Bolivia, and that can not stand. Meanwhile, the echoes of U.S. imperialism plays loudly in the streets of Chile. You can not separate the past from the present, the military dictatorship we built from the neoliberal horror [...]
Today, Code Pink organized a protest at the AIPAC convention in downtown DC. Interestingly enough, the American Israel Public Affairs Committee invited fascist Donald Trump to speak - who'da thunk it? Tickets were reportedly going for $600 a head so the protests raged on outside as convention goers filed in past activists calling for an end [...]
Press release at the bottom of this post from Populism 2015: Washington, DC – More than 1,000 protesters from across the country gathered to protest the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) and so-called “Fast Track” Trade Promotion Authority. Senator Bernie Sanders (I-VT) addressed the crowd, saying “The TPP is another corporate-backed agreement that is [...]
"I have been a member of this committee for years and I have never seen anything as disgraceful and outrageous and despicable..." You know that feeling you get when someone says something that is just so laughably absurd that you feel yourself stuck in this mental and emotional limbo between anger and hysterical laughter, typically settling somewhere [...]