“There is no act too small, no act too bold. The history of social change is the history of millions of actions, small and large, coming together at points in history and creating a power that governments cannot suppress.”
– Howard Zinn
Trump’s cabinet choices are truly frightening and represent the worst of corporate America and capitalism and neo-fascism.
People everywhere are organizing by as many nonviolent means as possible, including petitions, marches, lawsuits, working with local and state governments, and continuing antiwar, fracking, immigrant rights and other types of actions, such as the Sacred Stone Campof Standing Rock calling for divestment from the Dakota Access Pipeline’s funders, declaring December a month of action to close bank accounts in 17 banks.
Alternative media sources continue to challenge the mainstream corporate media’s censorship. Who is really creating the “fake news”? Independent media needs your support.
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