People Power

Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
The city of Cleveland's rules for the Republican National Convention (RNC), released Wednesday, are "unacceptable and far too restrictive," according to advocacy groups and protest organizers. The convention, which runs July 18-21, is expected to attract scores of protesters. For example, a coalition of social justice groups is organizing a large...
Lauren McCauley, staff writer
Thirty-four University of Massachusetts- Amherst students were arrested in April for occupying a campus building during a nonviolent divestment protest. (Photo: Divest UMass)
University of Massachusetts students—who just over one month ago were arrested...
Andrea Germanos, staff writer
As McDonald's prepares to hold its annual meting on Thursday, low wage workers—...

Further

Leading Black and Palestinian cultural workers, scholars, and organizers have extended a powerful message of solidarity across bounds of occupation, incarceration, and deadly persecution with their release Tuesday of a video entitled, "When I see them, I see us." Co-written by Black activist and Stanford graduate Kristian Davis-Bailey and Palestinian poet and author Remi Kanazi, the short video features figures from Lauryn Hill to Cornel West to Ahmed Abuznaid. The aim, in the words of...