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Northwest March in Solidarity With Leonard Peltier

Northwest March in Solidarity With Leonard Peltier

People from across the Pacific Northwest converged on Tacoma to rally outside the Federal Justice Center to demand the release of political prisoner Leonard Peltier. Numerous questions about his case have consistently been overlooked and ignored and even as his health fails he has been denied parole.

Got Smart About ALEC #F29 Day of Action Portland

Got Smart About ALEC #F29 Day of Action Portland

The world is now smarter about ALEC. Thousands of people in 80+ in the US and many more abroad gathered to shed light on the shadowy American Legislative Exchange Council and their destructive involvement in communities around the world. #F29 marks the most coordinated global occupy action to date.  

Amateur Riot — The Anti-Nuke Movement in Japan

Amateur Riot — The Anti-Nuke Movement in Japan

An excellent peice from Franklin Lopez. Check out more of his amazing and often incendiary work at www.submedia.tv Dispatch #2 of Stop the Flows focuses on the burgeoning anti-nuke movement in Japan, following the disaster at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant. Truth be told I had larger plans for this dispatch. But with time and resources lacking, I could only scratch the surface of not just the anti-nuke movement, but of the anarchist and activist scene in Japan. So […]

Occupy Portland: October 6th March of 10,000

Occupy Portland: October 6th March of 10,000

Hard to believe it’s only been a week since Occupy Portland started. Since then the Occupy movement has exploded on to the scene all across the country and around the world, giving renewed hope to millions of people for economic justice and direct control over their destinies. Here’s a montage of the march that kicked it off here in Portland. On October 6th, 10,000 people marched in one of the most historic marches the city has seen. Musical accompaniment by […]

Wall Street Occupied with Protests

Wall Street Occupied with Protests

Watch live streaming video from globalrevolution at livestream.com Here’s the live video stream from Wall Street in NYC. At this point in time it is difficult to gauge the scope and implications of the occupations, but as the video stream proves, they are indeed happening and it is largely the independent media and social networks that are getting the information out. Further more, here is communique from earlier today: Third Communiqué: A Message From Occupied Wall Street Posted 6 hours […]

English Prime Minister’s Riot Talk Remixed

English Prime Minister’s Riot Talk Remixed

PM Statement on disorder in England [transcript courtesy of the BBC] “The whole country has been shocked by the most appalling scenes of people looting, violence, vandalising and thieving. It is criminality pure and simple. And there is absolutely no excuse for it. We have seen houses, offices and shops raided and torched… … police officers assaulted and fire crews attacked as they try to put out fires… … people robbing others while they lie injured and bleeding in the […]

Reportback from People’s Republic of Wisconsin

Reportback from People’s Republic of Wisconsin

Adam Sanchez, a Portland teacher, describes the scenes he saw in Madison Wisconsin where thousands of people stormed the Madison Capitol building in response to Scott Walker’s attack collective bargaining rights. This is the first domino.

Cascadia to Cairo Global Solidarity Rally

Cascadia to Cairo Global Solidarity Rally

As things continue to unravel in Egypt, as the plot thickens and the people’s resolve hardens, global actions have occured around the world to let the people of Egypt know they are not alone. We are all looking to them. If you are interested in making any films about Egypt, check out Al Jazeera’s creative commons repository for hours of raw footage here: http://cc.aljazeera.net/.