Progressive and anti-war struggle across Japan

The author of the following reports represented the ANSWER Coalition on a weeklong speaking tour against U.S.-Japanese imperialism hosted by the Asia-Wide Campaign (AWC-Japan) from June 16-21, 2017.

New Haven rallies to defend family against deportation

Hundreds of people stood on the lawn of Iglesia de Dios Pentecostal in the New Haven, Conn. neighborhood of Fair Haven on July 23 to support Nury Chavarria and her family in their struggle against ICE and the U.S. government’s deportation machine.

John McCain and the People's Congress of Resistance

The bipartisan reactions to yesterday's appearance of right-wing Arizona Senator John McCain in the U.S. Senate proves why people in the United States must create their own People's Congress of Resistance.

[OFFICIAL PRESS RELEASE] U.S. Peace Delegation in Seoul, Korea, to Unite with Villagers Protesting the Deployment of the U.S. THAAD Missile Defense System

At this critical moment, the U.S. and South Korean governments can continue to fuel the fires of war in Korea by further militarizing South Korea or take steps to create international conditions for a lasting peace in Korea.

Rapid response: Lift the entry ban on Juyeon Rhee immediately!

The ANSWER Coalition condemns the entry ban imposed on Juyeon Rhee, the coordinator for the Stop THAAD in Korea (STIK) peace delegation.

The Debate: "NATO is offensive, not defensive organization" (VIDEO)

ANSWER Coalition West Coast Coordinator Richard Becker debates Brent Budowsky, a columnist at The Hill, on the July 13 episode of PressTV's "The Debate."

Moroccan working-class anger shakes the throne

The Moroccan state’s murder of Fikri was a wake up call; Moroccans have had enough. Mass protests are shaking the country.

U.S. delegation to Colombia protests at U.S. Embassy, demands freedom for political prisoners

Read an eyewitness report from a member of a delegation to Colombia organized by the Alliance for Global Justice that held a protest in front of the U.S. Embassy in Bogota to present a list of demands, including freedom for all political prisoners.

Pittsburgh fights for sanctuary for immigrants

As a result of a concerted organizing effort, the Pittsburgh Sanctuary City Coalition, of which the ANSWER Coalition is a member, won a city council hearing on the issue of declaring Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, a sanctuary city, with the additional codified protections for immigrants that brings.

Statement from lawyers for former Brazilian President Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva

President Lula is innocent. For over three years, Lula has been subject to a politically motivated investigation.


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