Every time we go to the camps to listen to stories, my heart breaks some more. By Hannah Aiyana.
This afternoon, Sophie and I met with a woman who had lost all of her children. The army had doused them with kerosene in front of her eyes and burned them alive. My heart[…]
This is for my men out here by an Occupy Sister
This is for my men out there. Femmes, it’s triggering. I’ve been having hard triggering arguments with the men in my life about scenes like this since I was about 16. I had already experienced my first assaults by then. This is the first[…]Read more →
MeToo by Louise Somerville
Like many others I have been on a journey with #MeToo. The revelation that every single woman has experienced sexual abuse, and suffered from male physical power and strength has been an astounding collective experience.
Yet, from the beginning, I felt deep concern that men may feel they were being labelled[…]
Metoo Campaign by Matilda
Julian Assange has just added his voice to the conversation around sexual assault prompted by the revelations coming out of Hollywood. His target is “self-proclaiming male ‘feminists’” who turn out to be ‘predatory sleaze-bags’ – a different species than Weinstein, clearly, but one with which I am much better acquainted.
Am awakening to a new day today by Al An
Yesterday was tough. Watching your friends get knocked over by thuggish police and arrested for no reason is hard to process. I felt so powerless yesterday. In July we outmanoeuvred the opposition but yesterday we were outnumbered and unable to respond effectively. I’ve been writing[…]
Time to dump Trump by Corinna Lotz
This is a mirror of the original article here http://realdemocracymovement.org/charlottesville/
Trump’s comments about the conflict in Charlottesville at yesterday’s news conference – if it can be called that – have sent shock waves around the United States.
Veteran presenters on CBS television said they had “never seen a[…]
Short Intro to AntiFa – Anti-Fascist Action by Adam Jung
A lot of right-wingers and a lot of liberals are purposefully misidentifying what “ANTIFA” is, for very different reasons, but with the same goals. So here’s a very short intro:
Antifa is short for “Anti-Fascist Action.” It was first formed in 1932 in Germany as[…]
Birmingham Refuse Workers Strike, vive la resistance
yey! refuse workers have just been in our road, 5 weeks since the wheelie bin got emptied, 4 weeks since they last came to collect loose bags in the street, they’ve just swept the paving, , how we’ve missed them …………………. but long live the resistance, solidarity with[…]Read more →
BBC omit to mention in this report that Geoff Driver who occupies a senior post at Lancashire County Council is currently under investigation for financial fraud.
We have you surrounded Cuadrilla.
Mr. Driver we have you in check. Watch this space…
Cuadrilla ‘getting away’ with fracking rig breach
Police deny facilitating fracking drill operation[…]