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Undocumented Mother in Sanctuary in Denver Church: ‘I’ve Paid Taxes for 20 Years, Why Hasn’t Trump’?

By Amy Goodman on February 17, 2017

Photo: Ryan David Brown

AMY GOODMAN: So we go now from Seattle, Washington, to Denver, Colorado, where another parent is also fighting against possible deportation, by seeking sanctuary in a church. (more…)

February 22 at Standing Rock: A Last Beginning

By Four Arrows on February 15, 2017

Maybe something positive will result from the dangerously brazen antics of the Trump administration. Perhaps an awakening of consciousness is occuring that would not have happened without the obviousness of Trump’s inadequacies. (more…)

Donald Trump’s America Deports Mother of Two Who has Lived in the US for More Than 20 Years

By Charlotte England on February 12, 2017

A mother of two who has lived in America for more than 20 years, is believed to have become the first undocumented migrant to be deported since Donald Trump came to power. (more…)

Military Veterans Return to Standing Rock to Form a Human Shield against Police

By Sam Levin on February 11, 2017

US veterans are returning to Standing Rock and pledging to shield indigenous activists from attacks by a militarized police force, another sign that the fight against the Dakota Access pipeline is far from over. (more…)

Political Resistance Continues to Show up in Professional Sports

By Dave Zirin on February 5, 2017

The game was historic. But the history being made off the field was reflected throughout Super Bowl Sunday.

Martellus Bennett and 5 of his teammates will boycott the Patriots invitation to the White House in protest of Trump.

The New England Patriots won the Super Bowl 34-28, in the most gobsmacking, unfathomable comeback in Super Bowl history. Down 28-3, they came all the back to win in overtime. (more…)

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