People Power

Nadia Prupis, staff writer
Ongoing protests in British Columbia to stop a tar sands pipeline project by fossil fuel giant Kinder Morgan escalated on Thursday night after 26 protesters were violently arrested. Those arrested also included protesters who refused to comply with an injunction issued earlier in the week ordering them to move from their encampment on the mountain...
Sarah Lazare, staff writer
Demonstrators march on Reforma Avenue in Mexico City. (Photo: Tomas Bravo/Reuters)
Seven weeks after disappearance of Ayotzinapa students, outpouring from poor...
Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
Thousands of people are expected to take part in a march in Mexico City on...

Further

Fed up with Open Carry Texas freaks hauling assault rifles in with them to buy lunch, about 500 Texas musicians held the first Open Carry Guitar Rally, marching while packing a giddy array of instruments and singing a repertoire from Steve Earle to Outkast to Star-Spangled Banner. Part of a broader Guitars For Guns campaign - shades of Woody Guthrie - the event was perfect for Texas, one sage explained, where "a bizarre phallic obsession is just part of your DNA...The guitar obsessives are the...