It is too soon to give up. It is too soon to reconcile ourselves to surviving Trump when the possibility of preventing him is before us.
This is what martial law looks like, when a government disregards constitutional freedoms and imposes its will through military force. This is martial law packaged as law and order and sold to the public as necessary for keeping the peace.
“Water Protectors,” the opponents of the North Dakota Access Pipeline (DAPL) are calling for divestment from banks that fund the DAPL and people around the nation are withdrawing their money from these banks, and placing them in credit unions, or smaller banks, not involved in financing the DAPL. The divestment...
For the millions of people around the globe committed to opposing Trump’s dangerous and divisive agenda, their work, too, has just begun.
The power structure is shocked by the outcome of the 2016 election because it has cut itself off from the lives of most Americans. Perhaps it also doesn’t wish to understand, because that would mean acknowledging its role in enabling the presidency of Donald Trump.