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Election 2022

 

Rallies Across Africa Demand Global Action, Climate Justice Ahead of UN Summit

"The urgency of the climate crisis cannot be understated, particularly here in Africa, which is the region most vulnerable to climate impacts," said one campaigner.

Brett Wilkins ·


After 64-Day Strike, Boston Starbucks Workers Declare Victory

"When workers join together, they can accomplish anything."

Brett Wilkins ·


'We Are Coming for You!': Teamsters Union Rallies Outside Amazon Headquarters

"Amazon should be afraid—the Teamsters are here standing shoulder-to-shoulder with so many communities demanding change," the union's president said at the Seattle rally.

Brett Wilkins ·


House Dems Target Big Oil for 'Weaponizing' Law Against Protesters to Block Climate Action

"Now is a critical moment for Congress to act and introduce federal anti-SLAPP legislation," said one attorney who testified at Wednesday's hearing.

Brett Wilkins ·


Inside the Climate Movement and Still Outside the White House

Nonviolent social social movements are the way the small and many stand up to the mighty and the few.

Bill McKibben ·


Seattle Teachers Secure Tentative Deal to End Strike After 'Enormous Community Support'

"We should all be proud of what we accomplished and what we stood up for: student supports and respect for educators," said the Seattle Education Association.

Julia Conley ·


Peace Groups Decry Billions More in US Military Aid as Blinken Visits Ukraine

"The White House and Congress are fueling this war with a steady stream of weapons instead of pushing for talks to end the conflict," said Medea Benjamin of CodePink.

Brett Wilkins ·


'Rallying Cry' Against Privatization: Pa. County Rejects Billion-Dollar Sewer System Sale

"Getting the board to see the light and slam the brakes on this terrible deal is a huge win for clean water, public input, and democracy itself," said one organizer.

Julia Conley ·


While Hoping for a Deal, Seattle Teachers Vote to Strike on the Eve of First Day of School

"We are ready and willing, if we need to, to let the district know that we're not going to show up if we don't have everything our students need."

Brett Wilkins ·


Starbucks Workers Ask People of Buffalo to Condemn Company for 'Disgusting Union-Busting'

Rallying outside 20 Starbucks stores across Buffalo, organizers aim to show the company that "Buffalo is a union town and we won't accept union-busting here."

Julia Conley ·

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