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Posts tagged protest

May 22
lotsa people in the activist community fucking suck, or maybe not the people themselves just the way they go about things

lotsa people in the activist community fucking suck, or maybe not the people themselves just the way they go about things


May 14
“Although we vehemently support a woman’s right to wear whatever she wants anytime, anywhere, within the context of a “SlutWalk” we don’t have the privilege to walk through the streets of New York City, Detroit, D.C., Atlanta, Chicago, Miami, L.A. etc., either half-naked or fully clothed self-identifying as “sluts” and think that this will make women safer in our communities an hour later, a month later, or a year later.”

An Open Letter from Black Women to the SlutWalk


Jan 24
Forty-six artists, including Shepard Fairey, have contributed black-and-white artwork to the Police Brutality Coloring Book, a 48-page DIY publication inspired by incidents of violent police action against Occupy Wall Street activists.
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Forty-six artists, including Shepard Fairey, have contributed black-and-white artwork to the Police Brutality Coloring Book, a 48-page DIY publication inspired by incidents of violent police action against Occupy Wall Street activists.

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Jan 21

ATTN CANADIANS: Would any other cities be interested in organizing protests against the omnibus crime bill c-10 set for the same date?

this is all in early stages, but yeah. having multiple protests going on around the country on the same day would be waaaaay better than just one.


“Because people are so used to single-issue organizing, when we first started it was difficult for some to wrap their minds around the idea of an organization that was not just about job issues or just about housing issues, but would deal equally with both, and beyond.” Build Your Own Solidarity Network zine 


Jan 18
The USA Top 10 Trends on Twitter right now
wonder if they’ll start censoring most of these soon….

The USA Top 10 Trends on Twitter right now

wonder if they’ll start censoring most of these soon….


Jan 17
It looks like retired police officer Captain Ray Lewis, getting arrested again as a part of todays demonstrations #J17 #OccupyCongress

It looks like retired police officer Captain Ray Lewis, getting arrested again as a part of todays demonstrations #J17 #OccupyCongress


Jan 16
phalange:

Oh shit time to get out the spray paint.

yesssssss

phalange:

Oh shit time to get out the spray paint.

yesssssss

(via handgrenade2)


Jan 7

if you take a gun and put it in your hand and walk around the world on a mission people give you an ovation and stand, but if you take a microphone and travel ‘round the land on a mission talkin’ bad about that gun, people wanna kill you, people wanna kill you talkin’ bad about that gun


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