People Power

Sarah Lazare, staff writer
The Black organizers making history with their sustained resistance to racism in the United States are now preparing to hold their first-ever national gathering to "reflect on our histories of struggle, build a sense of fellowship that transcends geographical boundaries, and begin to heal from the many traumas we face." The historic convening is...
Nadia Prupis, staff writer
Just days after being challenged by Black Lives Matter activists to do a better...
Sarah Lazare, staff writer
Student debt striker Jessica King holds fake money that reads: "how far to free?" (Photo: Ange Tran/Courtesy of Debt Collective)
When thousands of student "aid" administrators, who were gathered in New...

Further

Fed up with Open Carry Texas freaks hauling assault rifles in with them to buy lunch, about 500 Texas musicians held the first Open Carry Guitar Rally, marching while packing a giddy array of instruments and singing a repertoire from Steve Earle to Outkast to Star-Spangled Banner. Part of a broader Guitars For Guns campaign - shades of Woody Guthrie - the event was perfect for Texas, one sage explained, where "a bizarre phallic obsession is just part of your DNA...The guitar obsessives are the...