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2 hrs ago | Inside Bay Area
Generation Y, my generation, saw the ushering in of a new millennium with the Internet, two terrorism-sparked wars and the growing income inequality gap.
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6 hrs ago | Daily Kos
Officer bovell has some serious problems in his history as a police officer, including alleged police abuse.
10 hrs ago | Feministing
This was a big week in the trial against Cecily McMillan. You may have heard about this case before: A cop grabbed the Occupier's breast hard enough to leave a hand print and then shoved her strongly enough to leave her in a seizure for which she would be hospitalized.
12 hrs ago | Examiner.com
With the April 15 tax deadline finally over, Americans must begin the onerous task of coping with this year's tax liabilities.
16 hrs ago | Russia Taday
Caleb Maupin is a political analyst who lives in New York City, and is an activist with the International Action Center and Workers World Party.
Yesterday | Denver Post
A granite monument on a dusty plain in southern Colorado stands as a reminder of the Ludlow Massacre, in which, 100 years ago Sunday, 11 children and two women died amid a coal-miners strike.
The Electronic Frontier Foundation, a nonprofit organization dedicated to defending civil liberties in the digital world , is calling on groups of all sides of the political spectrum to stand against the NSA's domestic surveillance programs.
Folk singer and activist Peter Yarrow will bring his message of peace and tolerance to Park City on April 18 and 19. Even from the get-go when he sang with Noel "Paul" Stookey and Mary Travers in the iconic trio Peter, Paul and Mary, Yarrow has used his music and influence to shed light on and participate in the anti-Vietnam War and Civil Rights ... (more)
Conservative activists and media outlets have generally embraced the cause of Cliven Bundy, a Nevada cattle rancher who inspired a gang of protesters - many of them armed - to face off with federal law enforcement this weekend.
When Occupy Wall Street activist Cecily McMillan headed to court April 7 for the first day of her trial, she faced up to seven years in prison for assaulting a New York police officer.
The controversy over a Nevada rancher's decades-long use of public land without paying federal grazing fees has quickly become a national issue - one that Glenn Beck on Monday urged Americans to fully understand before taking a side on.
Two years ago, a young activist named Cecily McMillan attended a protest at Zuccotti Park marking the six-month anniversary of Occupy Wall Street.
For commentators who claim to despise lawlessness and who have attacked the Obama administration for allegedly feeding disorder and politicizing it, conservatives were quick to embrace a lawless Nevada rancher who for two decades has refused to pay federal grazing fees on public land and is now promoting his cattle crusade as a war against the ... (more)
It is the most important question being asked of dozens of New Yorkers lined up as potential jurors for the trial of Cecily McMillan, an Occupy Wall Street activist accused of assaulting a police officer: what do you think of her protest movement? Unfortunately for those keen on the swift procession of justice, a series of Manhattan residents who ... (more)