On February 29, 70 actions were held across the country to mark the “Shut Down the Corporations” day of action—or #F29. Organizers hoped the day would help reinvigorate the Occupy movement’s national profile, recapture the public’s imagination and media’s attention. And they had a secret weapon: the + Brigades.
With support for Palestinian freedom hitting a new level, intentional strategies are needed to stop white nationalists looking to hijack the movement.
Without the friendships he forged in the antiwar movement, Daniel Ellsberg might not have found the courage and support he needed to help end the Vietnam War.
A new campaign for land rights is working to end the decades-old practice in El Salvador that has denied more than 350,000 families title to their property.