Tag Archives: Catholic Workers

Iowa Action at Des Moines Drone Command Center, March 17, 2019

VFP Chapter 27 members join the Close the DesMoines Drone Command Center action in Iowa

Chris Hedges | Faces of Pain, Faces of Hope

The message of the consumer society, pumped out over flat screen televisions, computers and smartphones, to those trapped at the bottom of society is loud and unrelenting: You are a failure. Popular culture celebrates those who wallow in power, wealth and self-obsession and perpetuates the lie that if you work hard and are clever you too […]

Steve Clemens | John Heid in the Courtroom

“White Silence Equals Violence”

Steve Clemens, Witness Against Drones: Reaping the Whirlwind

Reaping the Whirlwind By Steve Clemens  Mennonista  March 17, 2014 Subscribe or “Follow” us on RiseUpTimes.org. Rise Up Times is also on Facebook! Check the Rise Up Times page for posts from this blog and more! “Like” our page today. Find us on Twitter at Rise Up Times (@touchpeace). Rise Up Times is also on  Pinterest, Google+ and Tumblr. The tears were streaming down […]

Frac sand protest> Winona, Minnesota

“We declare Monday to be a moratorium of business as usual at the sites of production of silica sand to eliminate a necessary component of fracking.”  April 29, 2013 11:25 am  •  By Daily News staff  WinonaDailyNews.com Protester Dan Wilson of Winona is escorted away by a Winona County sheriff’s deputy during a frac sand protest at Winona’s […]