Civil Disobedience

Julia Conley, staff writer
"I can think of nothing more American than to peacefully stand up, or take a knee, for your rights, any time, anywhere, in any place."
Julia Conley, staff writer
"Pence is one of the most dangerous reactionary figures in modern history. He...
Julia Conley, staff writer
"The state failed at silencing dissent and today our movement is stronger than...

Further

After eight months in prison for having the audacity to protest the brutal Israeli occupation with a childlike slap, Palestinian resistance icon Ahed Tamini, who turned 17 in custody, has been released - though not, it must be noted, really freed. In the long tradition of civility by the region's only "democracy," Israel marked her release by changing its time and location three times to avoid publicity, and arresting three artists painting a tribute mural of Tamini on their Apartheid Wall.