Experiments with truth: 2/19/10

    • Three activists began an occupation of Marfork Coal Company’s main offices in West Virginia yesterday. Marfork is a subsidiary of the coal extracting giant Massey Energy. The protesters plan to present a citizen’s arrest warrant and list of violations on the Marfork processing plant.
    • Belgian train drivers went on strike Tuesday to protest safety conditions after the collision of two commuter trains left at least 18 people dead.


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    From grassroots movements to presidential hopefuls, the importance of creating visionary plans for change is no longer being ignored.

    • Analysis

    Populist alliances of ‘cowboys and Indians’ are protecting rural lands

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    By appealing to the hearts and minds of their white neighbors, Native Americans are carving out common ground and building unity through diversity.

    • Feature

    #FreeBlackMamas bails black mothers from jail for Mother’s Day

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    A growing campaign to bring black mothers home from jail is putting the need to eliminate cash bail into criminal justice conversations.