Native American water protector from Standing Rock struggle was forced to take a “non-cooperating plea agreement” and 57-month jail sentence. She couldn’t get a fair trial for the “attempted murder” charge with a lifetime penalty.
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With the world aflame in crises, how do you pick just one or two to editorialize?
Government delays inquiry into the killing of David Dungay Jr. by officers at Long Bay Jail.
A callout to unite forces against fascists and the far right.
Tens of thousands protest in Tel Aviv against new legislation declaring Israel an explicitly Jewish nation
In what was probably the largest of several protests in recent weeks, Israeli Arabs and Jews demonstrated together on August 11 against a law enshrining inequality.
Cross-border resistance in British Columbia and Washington state is determined to halt destruction of land and sea.
Israel is widely denounced for killing and wounding thousands of unarmed demonstrators.
Hot on the heels of this year’s Melbourne Cup is the Victorian state election on November 24th. November may look like a bonanza for punters and pundits, but elections are more than a race between big money’s favourites.
Displaced from their homes by catastrophic conditions, Haitian refugees are fighting deportation from the U.S.
Released from barracks to fight the “war on drug trafficking,” state security forces are now being unleashed on social justice movements.