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Heard of any Good Upcoming Protests?

The season is changing, and people are staying inside now more often as it gets cold. But still the world keeps turning, and still there are injustices that need to be raised and addressed. Have you caught wind of any upcoming political protests or demonstrations

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Upcoming Protest in November 2015

Looking around the interwebs and fishing through activist discussion boards, these are the protest events I see coming together in November 2015: Dignity Day protest in London against austerity and racism in politics, November 1 Demonstration for Free Education, London, November 4 Peace and Unity

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List of Protest Demonstrations in October 2015 (add your own)

The following is a list of protests, rallies and demonstrations in the month of October 2015 of which I’m aware: Students for a National Health Plan Medicare-for-All demonstrations on 31 college campuses and counting across the U.S., October 1 People’s Assembly Against Austerity at the

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What You Can Do That Google Can’t

This summer, Google bragged about its latest generation of server technology: “From Firehose, our first in-house datacenter network, ten years ago to our latest-generation Jupiter network, we’ve increased the capacity of a single datacenter network more than 100x. Our current generation — Jupiter fabrics —

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Can We Stamp Money Out Of Politics… With A Stamp?

The other day, when I looked at my change from the grocery store, one bill stood out in particular. It was a one dollar bill, and right next to the face of George Washington, there was printed, in red ink, the message: Stamp Money Out

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Washington, DC to Rally Against Torture on Friday, June 26

What do Amnesty International USA, CODEPINK: Women For Peace, and the Bill of Rights Defense Committee have in common?  They are among the activist organizations that are gathering in front of the Department of Justice in Washington, DC at 4 pm on Friday, June 26 to

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Gumming Up The Wolf Hunt Pipeline

This weekend saw the biggest anti-pipeline protest in Minnesota history, organized by Tar Sands Resistance. It’s not just about the Keystone XL pipeline. Many other pipelines are being planned to bring crude oil from the Alberta tar sands into the United States to be processed

Psst... what kind of person doesn't support pacifism?