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Argentina: Woman Sentenced to 8 Years Prison for Having an Abortion

A 27 year old woman from Tucumán, Argentina has been sentenced to 8 years in prison for having an abortion in a hospital. The case was pending 2 years and finally concluded this week. Three judges from the courtroom III of...

Protests Against EU Border Closures in Germany & Italy

 The call continues: “The fear, also called crisis, tell as a loss of the future, call precariousness and lived like an impoverishment.By its name. By its justification, the body of the migrant is exposed to the public humiliation: scapegoat. In the meanwhile...

Tamir Rice’s Family to Receive $6 Million from City of Cleveland

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CHICAGO — The family of Tamir Rice, the 12-year-old boy fatally shot by Cleveland police in 2014 prompted national outrage, is set to receive $6 million from the city in a settlement announced in federal court records Monday.Tamir was shot to death during an encounter...

Mexico: GIEI Final Report on the Ayotzinapa Case

On Sunday April 24, the Interdisciplinary Group of Independent Experts (“GIEI” Grupo Interdisciplinario de Expertos Independientes) of the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights (CIDH) presented its final report on the Ayotzinapa case. Live tweets tagged #InformeGIEI from the report as it...

Mexico: #VivasNosQueremos March Against Gender Violence & Femicides

Tens of thousands mobilized in Mexico for the #VivasNosQueremos #24A march against gender violence and femicides. People marched in over 40 cities in 27 states of the country to demand an end to gender violence. Leading up to today’s...

Stone Mountain, GA: All Out Atlanta Speaks

Statement by All Out Atlanta Protest a Success, Unsurprised by police militarization, Calls for Revolution Atlanta – Stone Mountain, Georgia can now be added to the growing list of places – Columbia, Olympia, Anaheim, Chicago… – at which determined people...

Rally Against Armenian Genocide Countered by Turkish Nationalists

Today, dozens of Armenian, Kurdish, Jewish, Assyrian, Union, and other activist groups came together to protest against the Armenian genocide in Los Angeles. However, genocide denying Turkish nationalists who were likely sent by the Turkish consulate have shown up...

Video: Cars of Hope Inside the Idomeni Refugee Camp

In Idomeni more than 10,000 refugees have been stuck at the Greek/Macedonian (FYROM) border for over 6 weeks now. On Thursday, a refugee passed away in a hospital in Thessaloniki after a police van ran over him. There are conflicting reports on...

Anti Racists Clash With White Supremacists & Cops in Stone Mountain, Georgia

Fights have broken out between white supremacists and counter-protestors in Georgia this morning according to people on the ground. SPLC reports that the racist rally was organized by John Michael Estes, a white supremacist and convicted felon, to...

You’re Lynching Her Legacy: Harriet Tubman On The $20 Bill

“I go to prepare a place for you” – The Last Words of Harriet Tubman, 91. And have we arrived? Here as the adolescents of the twenty-first century? Perhaps we are not yet haunted enough by our ghosts. And let...