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May 21
Volvo Truck workers in Virginia demanding full contract

Rank-and-file Volvo workers in Dublin, Virginia, are demanding the release of the full contract after the United Auto Workers announced that its negotiators had reached another deal, this time for a six-year labor agreement covering the nearly 3,000 workers at the New River Valley plant. The UAW Local 2069 bargaining committee released a statement Thursday...

May 21
Dozens arrested after Times Square demonstrators clash over Israel

NEW YORK — More than two dozen people were arrested as pro-Israel and pro-Palestinian demonstrators clashed in New York City’s Times Square and police were investigating the gang assault of a Jewish man as a hate crime, police said Friday. “It’s absolutely disgusting and unacceptable,” Mayor Bill de Blasio said on WNYC public radio. “We...

May 20
Bay County residents hold peaceful protest in support of Palestinian people

PANAMA CITY, Fla. (WMBB) — Protestors took to the streets on Thursday to show their support for the Palestinian people as a result of the recent violence in the West Bank and Gaza. Participants gathered at the Highway 77 and 23rd Street intersection to have their voices heard. “Our community is pretty solid,” said protest...

Jan 25
Yemen’s Houthis protest against Trump’s terrorist label

Tens of thousands of Yemenis marched in Sanaa on Monday, heeding a call by the Iran-aligned Houthi movement to condemn the United States for labelling it a terrorist group and backing the Saudi-led military coalition that is battling it. Read More

Jan 25
Spain’s defence chief resigns amid mounting anger over COVID-19 vaccine theft

Anger is mounting in the working class after generals, royalty and politicians got the COVID-19 vaccination even as vaccines are running out for frontline health care workers. Read More

Jan 25
Turkish Trotskyists hold international online meeting on student protests

The Socialist Equality Group and IYSSE in Turkey held an international online meeting January 17 titled “Amid the global breakdown of democracy, the way forward for the Boğaziçi University protests.” Read More

Jan 25
Protest erupts in Tacoma after officer drives police car through crowd, injuring 2 people

Protesters gathered in Tacoma, Washington, late Sunday after a police car drove through a crowd the day before, injuring at least two people. Read More

Jan 24
Kremlin: US Comments on Protests Support Law-Breaking

The Kremlin’s spokesman says the U.S. Embassy’s statements about the extensive protests in Russia, in which more than 3,500 people reportedly were arrested, interfere in the country’s domestic affairs and encourage Russians to break the law Read More

Jan 24
New Amsterdam protest planned after curfew violations prompt arrests

Dutch police said they arrested 25 people and handed out 3,600 fines for violations of a nighttime curfew which went into effect on Saturday in a bid to rein in the coronavirus. Read More

Jan 22
‘Let us play’: Alleghany High School students protest postponed sports season

More than twenty students, including many athletes, walked out of class in protest Friday morning. Read More

Jan 22
Teamsters rush to end strike as support grows for Hunts Point warehouse workers in New York City

The union indicated Thursday it intends to cut a sell-out deal with the produce market companies. Read More

Jan 21
Anti-fascist protesters vandalize Oregon Democrats’ office on Biden inaugural day

Anti-government and anti-fascist protesters vandalized a Democratic Party office and scuffled with police in Portland, Oregon on Wednesday, protesting the inauguration of President Joe Biden and demanding an end to police violence and imperialism. Read More

Jan 21
New York City workers demand action to defend Hunts Point strikers

Teachers, transit and other workers in New York City denounced Tuesday’s police attack on striking warehouse workers and are calling for unified action to fight the spread of the COVID-19 pandemic and poverty wages. Read More

Jan 20
Boston Teachers Union agrees to return to in-person classes for thousands of students

The agreement was reached a day before the BTU took part in last week’s phony “Day of Resistance” protest aimed at appealing to Biden and the Democratic Party. Read More

Jan 19
NYPD commissioner defends police response at MLK march

“This is actions caused by people that want to destroy our way of life and our city and we’re not going to let it happen,” New York City’s police commissioner said. Read More

Jan 19
Workers at New York City produce market launch first strike since 1986

Drivers and warehouse workers at Hunts Point Terminal Produce Market, the largest produce market in the world, are striking against inadequate protections during the pandemic and management’s refusal to raise their hourly wage by one dollar. Read More

Jan 18
Heavily fortified statehouses around US see small protests

Heavily fortified statehouses around the U.S. are seeing small and peaceful protests, despite widespread fears of another burst of right-wing violence like the attack on the Capitol in Washington. Read More

Jan 17
Dozens of armed protesters gather at Texas Capitol in Sunday afternoon rally

Security was stepped up after the FBI warned of the potential for armed protests at all 50 state capitol buildings ahead of Joe Biden’s inauguration. Read More

Jan 17
Capitol protest tracker: Here’s a live look at capitols across the US

FBI officials are warning of protests at all 50 state capitols and the U.S. Capitol in the days leading up to inauguration. Here are live updates. Read More

Jan 15
Live updates: Weekend protests likely in DC, state capitols across the US ahead of Inauguration Day

Following the Jan. 6 pro-Trump riot at the US Capitol, officials nationwide up security ahead of possible intense weekend protests. Latest news. Read More

Jan 14
US police three times as likely to use force against leftwing protesters, data finds

Law enforcement responses to more than 13,000 protests show a clear disparity in responses, new statistics show Read More

Jan 14
After Trump’s coup attempt: German politicians call for massive military build-up

While the ruling class in Germany reacts with a mixture of shock, nervousness and aggression to the fascist coup attempt in the US, all the establishment parties are intensifying their great power offensive. Read More

Jan 14
Former US Olympic Swimmer Arrested In Colorado Springs For Role In Capitol Riot

A video that appears to show former swimmer Klete Keller inside the Capitol rotunda during the riot helped lead to his arrest. Read More

Jan 13
Off-duty cops, other officials face reckoning after rallying for Trump in D.C.

As rioters scaled scaffolding outside the U.S. Capitol, Roxanne Mathai held up her cell phone to record the sea of supporters of President Donald Trump storming America’s bastion of democracy. Read More

Jan 13
Stun guns, ‘stinger whips’ and a crossbow: What police found on the Capitol protesters

In all, police recovered a dozen guns and thousands of rounds of ammunition from seven separate people who were arrested before and after the Capitol riot. Read More

Jan 13
HPD officer part of US Capitol riot, chief says

Houston Police Chief Art Acevedo’s briefing on city safety ahead of the inauguration took a different turn after the revelation. Read More

Jan 12
Pakistan: Eleven miners killed in sectarian attack buried following week of protests

Although Pakistan’s military has turned much of Balochistan into an armed camp, Islamist forces continue to mount deadly attacks on the Shiite Hazara minority with impunity. Read More

Jan 12
More than a dozen U.S. lawmakers joined protest at the Capitol

Only one lawmaker was known to have gotten inside the Capitol and since was charged with a crime and resigned. Read More

Jan 11
FBI warns ‘armed protests’ being planned at all 50 state capitols and in Washington DC

The FBI has received information indicating “armed protests” are being planned at all 50 state capitols and the US Capitol in Washington, DC in the days leading up to President-elect Joe Biden’s inauguration on January 20, according to an internal bulletin obtained by CNN. Read More

Jan 11
Army officer quits after organizing buses for dozens to attend pro-Trump rally in D.C.

Emily Rainey, stationed at Fort Bragg, resigned after traveling to Washington, D.C., to participate in the “Stop the Steal” rally preceding the Capitol riot. Read More

Jan 10
Alberta shares economic struggle, right-wing divide that helped spur U.S. Capitol protest: experts

“Many of the same signs and images we’ve seen in much smaller scale rallies in Alberta,” political scientist Jared Wesley said. Read More

Jan 09
New details about January 6 riot reveal need for full-scale investigation

Trump’s January 6 fascistic insurrection had high level support from within the Republican Party and critical sections of the police and military-intelligence apparatus. Read More

Jan 08
U.S. blacklists Iraqi militia leader in connection with deadly anti-govt protests

The United States on Friday imposed sanctions on an Iraqi militia leader and former national security adviser, connecting him to human rights abuses during the 2019 anti-government demonstrations in which hundreds of protesters were killed. Read More

Jan 08
For a full, public investigation of Trump’s January 6 coup!

The Democratic Party is joining with the Republicans and the Trump administration to cover up for those politically responsible for fascist violence at the US Capitol. Read More

Jan 08
5 dead after pro-Trump supporters stormed US Capitol

A violent mob loyal to President Donald Trump stormed the U.S. Capitol on Wednesday and forced lawmakers into hiding. Read More

Jan 07
COVID-19 infections out of control at Cricklewood Bus Garage! For a walkout and strike action to save lives!

At least 12 staff have been diagnosed with COVID in recent days, including up to ten bus drivers, a manager and the garage’s full time Unite Health and Safety Rep Read More

Jan 07
Houston activists spotted with guns protesting Capitol riots

They were seen in downtown Houston armed with guns saying it was for self-defense and called the riots “absolutely heinous.” Read More

Jan 07
Armed statehouse protests set tone for US Capitol insurgents

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — When President Trump-supporting insurrectionists on Wednesday stormed the U.S. Capitol in an attempt to overturn the presidential election, the nation was shocked. But not… Read More

Jan 07
Violent protests at US Capitol: 4 dead; Congress members urge Cabinet to invoke 25th Amendment

The Latest on Congress’ tally of the Electoral College vote won by Joe Biden… Read More

Jan 07
World stunned by violence in US Capitol as protesters attempt to overturn election

World leaders on Wednesday (Jan 6) expressed shock at the violent protesters who overran the US Congress and attempts to overturn the Nov 3 … Read More

Jan 07
North Carolina person among those arrested during U.S. Capitol protests

At least 15 people, including a person from North Carolina, were arrested at the U.S. Capitol on Wednesday during protests, according to NBC News. Read More

Jan 06
Trump protestors rally at statehouses across the U.S. as Capitol Hill demonstrations turn violent

Supporters of outgoing Republican President Donald Trump have been protesting at statehouses across the U.S. Wednesday. Read More

Jan 06
Jan 06
The fascist coup of January 6

The fascist insurrection in Washington D.C. is a turning point in the political history of the United States. Read More

Jan 06
Australia: Chinese immigrant meatworkers locked out after protesting alleged assault

The meatworkers’ union acted as strike-breaker, shutting down the Chinese workers’ principled act of solidarity with their victimised colleague. Read More

Jan 06
Pro-Trump groups descend on DC, continue to protest election results

Organizers of The Silent Majority and Eighty Percent Coalition say they want representatives to object to certifying the election Wednesday. Read More

Jan 06
Protests planned in Washington as GOP senators question election results

A group of senators and congressmen led by Texas Senator Ted Cruz plan to formally contest election results on January 6. Read More

Jan 05
‘What will not be tolerated are people who come into our city to cause damage’ | DC officials prep for election protests

D.C. leaders are urging residents to avoid going downtown if they don’t need to on Wednesday. Read More

Jan 04
Trump to attend D.C. protests against Congress certifying Biden victory

Thousands of protestors will gather in Washington the day Congress certifies Electoral College votes and declares President-elect Joe Biden the winner. Read More

Jan 04
Nation’s capital braces for violence as extremist groups converge to protest Trump’s election loss

The Washington Metropolitan Police Department has stepped up precautions, including erecting signs stating that open carry of guns is illegal. Read More

Jan 03
DC’s Mayor Bowser asks people to stay away from downtown Tuesday & Wednesday amid expected pro-Trump rallies

The statement comes as pro-Trump groups look to take the streets of DC to protest the 2020 Presidential Election results. Read More

Jan 02
Mitch McConnell and Nancy Pelosi homes vandalised in Covid protests

Kentucky protest against Republican Senate leader who blocked relief payment increase unites progressives and pro-Trump crowd Read More

Jan 02
Trump Offers New Details On ‘Wild’ Rally To Protest Election Results, And D.C. Authorities Are Gearing Up For It

Permits have been filed to allow nearly 20,000 attendees at the rally, which the president says is slated for 11 a.m Wednesday. Read More

Jan 02
Philadelphia Mummers protest Covid cancellation of New Year’s march

Traditional event stopped but some celebrate anyway as city spokeswoman decries some marchers’ lack of masks Read More

Jan 02
Guardians protecting Black Lives Matter Plaza memorial fence prepare for Jan. 6 pro-Trump protest

The friends are now known as the guardians of the Black Lives Matter Plaza memorials, watching for far-right vandals who ebb and flow with pro-Trump demonstrations. Read More

Jan 02
Donald Trump plans ‘wild’ protest rally the same day Congress will meet to certify Biden’s election win | Newshub

A pro-Trump rally in early December led to four stabbings and 33 arrests. Read More

Jan 02
Pelosi, McConnell homes vandalized after Congress adjourns without securing $2,000 stimulus checks

The Louisville home of Mitch McConnell and the San Francisco home of Nancy Pelosi were vandalized after Congress didn’t secure $2,000 stimulus checks. Read More

Jan 01
Protesters, police clash in Portland during New Year’s Eve riot

Protesters and police clashed in Portland, Ore., on Thursday night during a New Year’s Eve demonstration that police declared a riot. Read More

Dec 31
WNBA Players’ Fashion-Based Activism Reached New Heights in 2020

From invigorating Reverend Raphael Warnock’s senatorial campaign, to being a voice for the voiceless Black women felled by police violence, WNBA players’ use of fashion as a tool of activism yields undeniable effects. Read More

Dec 31
Minneapolis police fatally shoot man during traffic stop, igniting protests

Protests erupted in Minneapolis on Wednesday night after police shot and killed a man during a traffic stop on the city’s south side, authorities said. Read More

Dec 31
‘Your silence is violence’ | Black Lives Matter DC calling on nearby hotels to shut down for upcoming inauguration

Black Lives Matter D.C. is asking J.W. Marriott and Holiday Inns in both Capitol Hill and Alexandria to close when pro-Trump demonstrators descend on the District. Read More

Dec 30
Cuban migrants protest at Mexico border, seeking entry to U.S.

Dozens of Cubans protested at the U.S. border in the northern Mexican city of Ciudad Juarez on Tuesday night, demanding they be allowed to cross and claim asylum in the United States. Read More

Dec 29
Hotel Harrington to close ahead of planned MAGA rally

The hotel announced on its Facebook page that it would be closed Jan. 4-6. Read More

Dec 28
‘Be there, will be wild’ | Pro-Trump protest expected on day Congress set to certify 2020 election results

President Trump warned via Twitter that there will be a “very big” and “wild” protest on Jan. 6 due to allegations of election fraud. Read More

Dec 25
Seven U.S. lawmakers write to Pompeo on farmers’ protest in India

India has maintaned that the matter pertains to the internal affairs of a democratic country. Read More Google News – Search

Dec 24
No to forced work amid raging pandemic! All non-essential production must be shutdown with full compensation to workers!

Factories, tea estates and government institutions are now dangerous hotbeds for COVID-19, a situation caused by the Rajapakse government’s defence of corporate profits. World Socialist Web Site – Marxist analysis, international working class struggles & the fight for socialism Read More

Dec 24
Dec 23
2020 was the year America embraced Black Lives Matter as a movement, not just a moment

What most Californians will remember about summer 2020 will be George Floyd and the protests over racial injustice. But will the movement survive? Read More Google News – Search

Dec 23
The USOPC Defends Olympic Athletes’ Right To Protest

The United States Olympic and Paralympic Committee sent an unmistakable rebuke to the IOC. Read More Google News – Search

Dec 23
‘Sad and disappointing’: Stars protest Golden Globes branding ‘Minari’ a foreign film

News that the acclaimed movie “Minari” will compete in the foreign-language film category at the Golden Globes has stirred backlash on social media. Read More Google News – Search

Dec 23
Kirk Cameron protests stay-at-home order with caroling event during California COVID surge

Former child star Kirk Cameron organized a caroling protest event in California that drew scores of people, many without masks or social distancing. Read More Google News – Search

Dec 22
2020 In Photos: Protests, COVID-19 And An Important Election

When the coronavirus pandemic hit, inewsource focused on producing journalism that could help San Diegans understand their new reality. Read More

Dec 22
USA: Seattle police shut down Antifa football match

Police in Seattle on December 20 broke up a football match of individuals dressed in the “black bloc” style favoured by supporters of the Antifa protest movement. After asking them to leave the park… Read More

Dec 22
Washington D.C. teachers union reaches agreement with Democratic mayor to reopen schools

The deal reached last week entails the broad reopening of schools in which teachers could be required to return to in-person teaching. World Socialist Web Site – Marxist analysis, international working class struggles & the fight for socialism Read More

Dec 22
Robert E. Lee Statue Is Removed From U.S. Capitol

The statue of the Confederate general will be replaced with one of the civil rights leader Barbara Johns, who led a school walkout in Virginia in 1951. Read More

Dec 22
As lawmakers meet, protesters attempt to storm Capitol building

Roughly 200 protesters gathered outside of the Capitol as lawmakers convened for the year’s third special session to address issues created by the Covid pandemic. A group attempted to forcibly disrupt the session, smashing windows, blocking streets, assaulting journalists and spraying unidentified chemicals on police. Read More

Dec 21
Yet Another Trump March Promised for January 6 in DC

Supporters of President Trump will gather once again in DC as Congress certifies the election Joe Biden won. Read More Google News – Search

Dec 21
Armed protesters enter Oregon State Capitol during special session

About 300 anti-lockdown protesters gathered outside the Oregon State Capitol building and forced their way in on Monday during a lawmaker special session on pandemic relief. Read More

Dec 21
Heavily Armed Far-Right Mob Floods Oregon Capitol

The crowd was a loose collection of members of the Proud Boys, Patriot Prayer and others far-right groups, many of them are armed with pistols and rifles. It got ugly fast. Read More

Dec 21
A look at powerful social justice moments this year

With the pandemic, election and fight for equity, 2020 activism swelled over social injustice. Arduous to quantify respectfully, here are some significant points. Read More

Dec 21
Robert E Lee statue removed from US capitol

‘The Confederacy is a symbol of Virginia’s racist and divisive history,’ says governor Ralph Northam Read More

Dec 21
How Ammon Bundy Helped Foment an Anti-Masker Rebellion in Idaho

The COVID-19 pandemic has pitted establishment Republicans, who defer to public-health officials’ expertise, against hard-right libertarians. Read More Google News – Search

Dec 21
Viral videos show anti-mask protest at Arizona mall: ‘They’re endangering people’

Videos show a group of maskless protesters decrying COVID-19 health guidelines and confronting shoppers at Phoenix’s Christown Spectrum Mall Dec. 17. Read More

Dec 21
Protesters clash with police, smash glass doors, disrupt lawmakers on ‘unnerving’ day at Oregon State Capitol in Salem

Police made at least two arrests during the six-hour rally that included more than 100 protesters, including members of the far-right Patriot Prayer. Read More

Dec 19
USC president, Army vet Caslen speaks on Gamecocks’ national anthem protest

The South Carolina women’s basketball team has sat down during the national anthem before every game this season. Read More

Dec 19
Boston police investigate footage of officer talking about hitting protesters with police vehicle

A sergeant has been placed on administrative leave after the leak this week of the footage captured during Boston demonstrations early June 1. Read More

Dec 18
Stanford hospital erupts in protest after vaccine plan leaves out residents [Updated]

Only 0.5% of the medical residents at Stanford are in on the first round of shots. Read More

Dec 18
Reject the SEIU sellout: Mobilize the working class to defend HCA nurses in southern California!

With the pandemic spreading out of control and California hospitals strained beyond capacity by the flood of nearly 20,000 COVID-19 patients, including at least 3,500 in ICUs, nurses in Southern California have taken a stand to demand safe staffing levels and protections that are critical to save the lives of health care workers and patients...

Dec 18
Shut down the auto industry to save lives until a vaccine is available to all! Full compensation for all workers!

Just as no soldier wants to be the last one shot before a peace treaty, there is no justification for any further deaths to build Jeeps or F-150s while millions of people wait to be vaccinated. World Socialist Web Site – Marxist analysis, international working class struggles & the fight for socialism Read More

Dec 18
NYPD’s use of force and mass arrests ‘heightened tensions’ during George Floyd protests, watchdog reports

The sweeping report says the NYPD was unprepared for the George Floyd protests, used disproportionate force and “heightened tensions.” Read More

Dec 15
Conflicting Narratives Emerge in Ohio Shooting, Prompting Protests

Much about the shooting death of Casey Goodson Jr. by a sheriff’s deputy has been disputed — what led to it, why it happened and where exactly on his body Mr. Goodson was shot. Read More Google News – Search

Dec 15
These emails offer a new perspective on why protesters were tear-gassed in Lafayette Park in June

Emails obtained in a public records lawsuit indicate that US Park Police didn’t know which agencies helped push protesters out of Lafayette Park on June 1. Read More

Dec 13
Violence flares in Washington as far-right Trump supporters clash with counter-protesters

Four people reportedly stabbed as violence flares in Washington in the aftermath of a march to denounce Joe Biden’s election victory Read More

Dec 13
Several people stabbed and 33 arrested as ‘Stop the Steal’ protesters and counterprotesters clash in Washington, DC

At least four people were stabbed Saturday night amid post-election protests in Washington, according to the DC Metropolitan Police Department’s public affairs office. Read More