How to Prepare Yourself for a Protest—and What to Do If You End Up in Cuffs 

Some seasoned activists expect to be arrested and jailed for protesting against racialized police violence. If you’re not one of those people, here’s what to do before you go to a demonstration and steps to take if you end up in police custody. Kiandra Williams doesn’t normally participate in demonstrations, but the 25-year-old certified nursing assistant says she felt compelled to…

Detailed List of Findings in Wikileaks DNC Document Dump

The Democrats have pointed to the RNC and Republican’s and talked about lack of unity and civil strife but the recent DNC leaks showing the rigged election against Bernie Sanders shows the civil war is really within the Democratic party. This past Friday Wikileaks released about 20,000 emails that were hacked. They were from accounts…

Fourth Amendment Caucus defeats Patriot Act expansion in Congress

Days ago, the Fourth Amendment Caucus, a collection of 25 House Representatives, managed to block an expansion of the Patriot Act surveillance measures in Congress. HR 5606, unironically called the “Anti-Terrorism Information Sharing Is Strength Act” failed to attain a ⅔ supermajority and pass the floor. Edward Snowden famously told NBC in an interview that, “The…

Bill Clinton Has Always Been This Person

Confronted by Black Lives Matter activists at a Pennsylvania campaign event on Thursday, Bill Clinton snapped. Responding to protesters’ condemnations of Clinton’s record on criminal justice as president, as well as Hillary Clinton’s notorious warning about dangerous juvenile “superpredators,” Bill issued a furious rebuke: This is what’s the matter. I don’t know how you would…

FIRST DEGREE RAPE

41 years ago on May 10 1975, in the town of Springdale, Arkansas, a horrific crime was committed against a 12-year-old girl. But it was the injustice that followed that has defined her life. This is the true story Hillary Clinton hoped you would never hear. Hillary Clinton’s successful 1975 legal defense of an accused…