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New Video: Aqui Estamos y No Nos Vamos

New Video: Aqui Estamos y No Nos Vamos

Our latest short film documenting the March for One Oregon immigrant rights bus tour that took place March 5-9th of 2013. The tour was a partnership between the Rural Organizing Project, CAUSA, United Farm Workers, the PCUN migrant farm worker union, and other local organizations. The tour aimed at mobilizing Latino populations and their allies throughout rural Oregon, Idaho and Washington to push for comprehensive immigrant rights reform, specifically the restoration of driver licenses for undocumented workers.

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 […]

Oakland General Strike

Oakland General Strike

In light of recent events including a violent police crack down against peaceful #occupyOakland that included an early morning raid that destroyed the occupy camp and the brutal and excessive use of force by the heavily militarized Oakland Police Department against the people, a General Strike has been declared on for November 5th. Here is an example of police shooting a US Iraq veteran in the head with a tear gas canister and then throwing concussion grenades at the people […]

Hood River Rising Tide International Day of Action

Hood River Rising Tide International Day of Action

On April 20th, 2011 Groups around the world commemorated the BP Deep Water Horizon Oil catastrophe with actions calling for an end destructive energy resource extraction. In Hood River, Oregon, members of the community, people from the Northwest and guests from Canada handed a resolution to the City Administration calling for a shipping ban on heavy machinery bound for the Alberta Tar Sands up the Columbia River. People gathered on the river banks to fly kites, enjoy kayaking, listen to […]

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.