Last Friday, WNV correspondent Jake Olzen discussed his story on the famous Catonsville Nine action and how a mainstream television reporter went to extreme lengths to ensure that the footage he took that day did not disappear forever on the John Batchelor Show. To stream the segment, which begins at about the 30:10 mark, or to download the entire show, click here.
As K-pop fans and Black organizers and artists are demonstrating, joyful, powerful movements draw more people in and reflect the kind of world we want to live in.
If soldiers train for armed combat, why wouldn’t activists train for toppling the political-economic structure that’s killing our chance for a just future? The stakes are just as high.
Uganda’s COVID-19 experience underscores the seemingly universal opportunism of authoritarians amidst crisis, as well as opportunities for resistance.