National

  • The lessons of our counterprotests

    Our success in mobilizing against the antis outside Planned Parenthood clinics points to issues we need to address to resist the attack on our rights.

  • An emergency caused by neglect

    The evacuation of 180,000 people from an area in northern California shows the human cost of America's crumbling infrastructure.

  • Trump and the alt-right

    Donald Trump likes to think he not only won an election, but has "built a movement." And he has--just not the way he thinks.

  • Trump's "voter fraud" fraud won't silence us

    Trump's false claims of voter fraud are being used to scapegoat the undocumented, but immigrant rights supporters are sending a message of resistance.

  • Bringing together militants and the masses

    An organizer of the anti-Trump protest that occupied the Columbus airport reflects on the lessons of that day for struggles to come.

  • A conference to build pro-immigrant power

    The National Assembly held by Movimiento Cosecha called for a May 1 "Day Without Immigrants" as part of a year of resistance.

  • Pro-choice voices have to be heard

    Pro-choice protesters in Boston on February 11 showed why we have to continue arguing to confront the anti-abortion bigots.

  • Standing up to the specter of mass deportations

    The wave of ICE raids across the country has created widespread fear in immigrant communities, but also defiant resistance led by young immigrants.

  • This is about choice--and more

    Reproductive justice means not just the right to abortion, but the right to raise children and be able to meet their basic needs.

  • Back to the Islamophobic drawing board?

    The federal court rejection of Trump's ban on Muslims is a victory for the protests against him--but don't trust that this White House will give up.

  • NYC students walk out against Trump's ban

    Hundreds of New York high school students walked out of class to protest Trump's ban targeting them, their friends and families.

  • Where did capitalism come from?

    We're taught that capitalism is natural and built into "human nature," but things look different without the green-tinted glasses.

  • One thing Trump got right

    Trump finally made a factual statement, and politicians across the spectrum are livid that he told the truth about U.S. imperialism.

  • It was right to confront the anti-choice bigots

    All over the country, thousands turned out at Planned Parenthood clinics to show their support for choice--and counter anti-abortion groups.

  • Will science go rogue against Donald Trump?

    The resistance to Trump among scientists targeted by his reactionary agenda raised an old question about politicizing science.

  • An abortion rights emergency

    It's time to stop apologizing--we have to say loudly that we support abortion services and we'll take a stand to keep them available.

  • Arrested for wanting OU to be a sanctuary

    Seventy people calling for Ohio University to proclaim itself a sanctuary campus were arrested for occupying a university building.

  • Discussing the way toward justice in NYC

    Advocates for reform of the criminal justice system held a meeting in New York to talk about strategies to confront new challenges.

  • A crackdown on our right to stand up

    Trump's right-wing admirers around the U.S. are trying to blunt protests against him by proposing new laws explicitly designed to curtail dissent.

  • Trump's "America First" puts the planet last

    Expect Trump to lead a charge to abandon climate change accords, drop enforcement of environmental regulations and ramp up energy production.

  • Bodega owners against the ban

    New York City's Yemeni storeowners closed their delis across the city to protest Trump's ban targeting people from Muslim countries.

  • Nothing can be changed until it is faced

    I Am Not Your Negro is a personalized history of the civil rights and Black Power era, through the words of James Baldwin.

  • Trump chooses a supreme reactionary

    Neil Gorsuch would continue the awful legacy of former Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia and his crackpot doctrine of "originalism."

  • Our answer to anti-choice intimidation

    In my experience as an abortion provider and a clinic defender, a pro-choice presence at the clinics makes all the difference.

  • Why is Columbus rising up?

    The eruption of protest in Ohio is exciting for what it says about the present--and, even more so, what it can mean for the future.