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Patrick Leahy Agrees: It's Time to Free Leonard Peltier

The American Indian Movement activist—often called America's longest-incarcerated political prisoner—has been jailed 44 years after being dubiously convicted of murdering two FBI agents.
Brett Wilkins ·


'Tortured to Death': Video Showing Fatal Louisiana Arrest of Unarmed Black Man Sparks Outrage

A doctor who examined Ronald Greene's body after the deadly May 2019 encounter said the Louisiana State Police claim that he died in a car crash "doesn't add up." 

Brett Wilkins ·


As US Clears 3 Detainees for Release, Amnesty Demands Biden Close Gitmo

"President Biden cannot have true credibility advocating for other countries to respect human rights if he does not prioritize closing Guantánamo."

Brett Wilkins ·


More Domestic Spying Power Is Not the Answer

We are told by some opponents of the far-right that supporters of equality and civil liberties should not be worried about expansions of U.S. surveillance and counterterrorism capabilities.  They are wrong.

Azadeh Shahshahani ·


Demand for Release of Full Tape Grows as FBI Opens Probe Into Police Killing of Andrew Brown Jr.

"They waited 120 hours to get 20 seconds," said Rev. Dr. William J. Barber II. "That is ridiculous." 

Brett Wilkins ·


Probe Finds Capitol Police Leaders Ignored Key Intel Ahead of January 6 Insurrection

"Congress itself is the target," warned one internal threat assessment three days before the deadly attack by supporters of then-President Donald Trump.

Brett Wilkins ·


The Right Is Using the Capitol Riot as an Excuse to Target Activists on the Left

Since January 6, Republicans across the country have introduced a slew of anti-protest bills.

Branko Marcetic ·


New Analysis Shows US Police 3 Times More Likely to Use Violence Against Leftist Protesters Than Far-Right

The report's findings came as a surprise to virtually no one. 

Brett Wilkins ·


'He Is Not Welcome': Trump Border Visit Denounced as PR Stunt of 'Blood-Soaked' President

"Trump has blood on his hands, and he is not welcome at the border," one migrant rights activist bluntly declared. 

Brett Wilkins ·


FBI Memo Warns Pro-Trump Extremists Plan Armed Insurrections in State Capitols Across US

An agency memo states that "if Congress attempts to remove POTUS via the 25th Amendment, a huge uprising will occur."

Brett Wilkins ·


Black Woman 'Heartbroken' After Vicious Attack by Racist MAGA Mob in Downtown Los Angeles

"All of a sudden I'm just getting cornered by 30, 40 people," said Berlinda Nibo. "That's what started all of them to jump in."

Brett Wilkins ·

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