In a victory for protest and resistance, prosecutors were forced on Friday, March 9th to drop the most outrageous charges against ANSWER Coalition organizer Norman Clement
The ANSWER Coalition urges its supporters to sign the petition demanding the release of Alejandra Pablos, an immigrant rights activist who was illegally taken into ICE custody on March 7 and is still being held.
On Feb. 28, students and youth protested and sat-in demanding that their school stay open as Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s appointed school board passed a motion to close the last four high schools in the working-class neighborhood of Englewood.
Protesters traveled across the country to converge on Washington, D.C., on March 4 for a march from the White House to the annual policy conference of AIPAC, The American-Israel Public Affairs Committee.
March on the White House: Tell Trump "No War Against Syria!"
In the spirit of Dr. King's -- fight the war machine!
People are uniting and continuing to fight back in the face of an escalating war on undocumented immigrants that is ripping apart families and communities, with mobilizations from Washington, D.C, and New York City to California, as well as in many smaller cities and towns in every part of the country. Read reports from two recent actions in Newark, New Jersey, and Tampa, Florida.
ANSWER-NYC is organizing a solidarity demonstration with the Stop Banking the Bomb campaign demanding that PNC Bank end its $1.2 billion investment in eight nuclear weapons manufacturers.
South Koreans cheered the unified Korean women’s ice hockey team in a practice match on February 4 in the lead-up to the Olympics. On the same day, Koreans Americans gathered in New York City, Los Angeles and Chicago as part of a nationally coordinated “Peace March in the U.S. for Successful PyeongChang Peace Olympics,” organized by the June 15 U.S. Committee for Reunification of Korea.
Heroic Palestinian freedom fighter Ahed Tamimi, imprisoned by Israel, has just turned 17. Across the country and around the world, events were held demand her release and the release of all others unjustly imprisoned for their participation in the struggle to free Palestine.