Citing their mutual experiences of racism and state violence, over two dozen African-American public figures expressed their solidarity with Ahed Tamimi, the Palestinian girl facing years in prison for slapping an Israeli soldier, as her trial opened - behind closed doors, after the judge banned the media in hopes of downplaying the travesty. Ahed's father Bassem: "They don't want the world to see this theater, which they call a court."
It was a small conference with big ideas and a deep sense of urgency. "We need...
Over three days in Burlington, Vermont, politicians and activists will "share...
Oceti Sakowin Camp
Green Party of the US