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Nas is selling black “Kneeling Santa” holiday sweaters to raise money for justice reform

The black Santa honors Colin Kaepernick and proceeds will go to Center for Court Innovation, a non-profit committed to justice reform. Suddenly we’re dreaming of a black Christmas.

Bené Viera | November 29, 2016 - 11:59 am

These women got their pussies into formation outside Trump Tower for the best reason

The group’s signs (which should truly be commended) said things like, “GOP Hands Off Me,” “Pussies In Formation,” “Pussy Grabs Back,” and “Cunt Touch This,” many in reference to the…

Lane Moore | October 13, 2016 - 1:31 pm

North Carolina governor declares state of emergency as Charlotte protests rage on

Protests in Charlotte continued through the second night in response to the fatal police shooting of a black man.

Lauren Holter | September 22, 2016 - 9:27 am

How To Protest At The DNC: Here’s What You Can & Cannot Do In Philadelphia This Week

I know, I know, “if there aren’t weed and drones at the revolution, I’m not coming,” but seriously they’ll just take that shit from you and probably arrest you, at

Karen Fratti | July 25, 2016 - 10:17 am

The One Powerful Black Lives Matter Protest Photo You Need To See

In response to Alton Sterling’s and Philando Castile’s fatal shootings by police in different cities last week, Black Lives Matter protests erupted in major cities and continued through the weekend. Hundreds of protesters…

Lauren Holter | July 11, 2016 - 8:44 pm

Brazilians Protest Their Country’s Prolific Rape Culture In Response To A 16-Year-Old’s Gang Rape

Tens of thousands of people are expected to take to the streets Wednesday as Brazilians protest rape culture following the gang rape.

Lauren Holter | June 1, 2016 - 12:40 pm

The Problem With The “Professional Protesters” At The Chicago Trump Rally

Donald Trump wasn’t wrong when he said Chicago had “professional protesters.”

Rebecca Vipond Brink | March 15, 2016 - 1:00 pm

Judge To Naked Violinist: You Have No Case

A federal judge has dismissed a nude protester’s claim that police violated his rights by arresting him while he played violin stark-naked outside the federal courthouse in Portland. Matthew Mglej…

Newser | January 11, 2016 - 5:30 pm

Trump Thinks ‘Black Lives Matter’ Protester Who Was Attacked By His Supporters Deserved It

At a Donald Trump supporter rally in Birmingham, Alabama on Saturday, a black man started chanting Black Lives Matter in a video captured by CNN reporter Jeremy Diamond.

Katrin Higher | November 22, 2015 - 11:00 am

Some Very Polite Counter-Protesters Convinced UK Anti-Choice Group Abort67 To Pack Up Their Protest And Go Away

The UK anti-choice abortion protesting group Abort67 — the group that got an epic takedown from a pregnant passerby last week — was counter-protested near an abortion clinic in London.

Rebecca Vipond Brink | December 11, 2014 - 12:30 pm

A History Of Destruction In American Protests, From Boston In 1773 To Ferguson In 2014

I’ve been scrolling through the #Ferguson hashtag all morning. Last night, protesters burned buildings down, destroying businesses; they overturned cars, they smashed windows, they looted. This is a moment of…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | November 25, 2014 - 12:00 pm

Professor Mireille Miller-Young Sentenced To Anger Management Classes For Stealing Anti-Abortion Protesters’ Sign

Back in March, Mireille Miller-Young, an associate professor of feminist studies at UC Santa Barbara, made headlines for stealing a graphic anti-abortion sign from a group of protesters called Survivors Of…

Jessica Wakeman | August 18, 2014 - 6:30 pm
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