Beyond the city streets and markets of San Cristóbal de las Casas, steep roads wind into the misty mountains of Chiapas, past the Mexican state’s military outposts, and toward the autonomous communities of the Zapatistas, a movement which erupted onto the world stage on January 1st, 1994. The post The Zapatistas’ Dignified Rage: Revolutionary Theories […]
Colin Kaepernick should have an NFL job right now. He’s arguably better and more accomplished than half of the starting quarterbacks currently in the league. The post The Best Evidence That the NFL Effectively Banned Colin Kaepernick? His Name Is Eric Reid. appeared first on Infoshop News.
A new analysis of global forest loss—the first to examine not only where forests are disappearing, but also why—reveals just how much industrial agriculture is contributing to the loss. The post New global study reveals the ‘staggering’ loss of forests caused by industrial agriculture appeared first on Infoshop News.
Hurricane Florence devastated the coastal areas of North Carolina and South Carolina in September 2018. This guide is for people interested in organizing assistance for those affected and for those interested in supporting people and groups engaged in assistance. The post Hurricane Florence Relief, Solidarity and Mutual Aid Guide appeared first on Infoshop News.
"Facebook is violating federal civil rights law. Period." So declared the ACLU on Tuesday after announcing it has filed charges against the social media giant and ten other employers for illegally "excluding all women and non-binary" Facebook users from job advertisements. The post Facebook Job Ads That Let Employers Exclude Women Are Clear Civil Rights […]
“As far as missing Native women and girls [goes] — we have a sick level of permissiveness when it comes to missing relatives.” The post When Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women Hits Home appeared first on Infoshop News.
In September 1971, nearly 1,300 inmates in the Attica Correctional Facility in upstate New York shook the nation to its core. The bloodiest prison riot in recent American history, the four-day uprising turned the spotlight on living conditions in state penitentiaries, widespread human rights abuses committed behind bars, and the realities of incarcerated peoples. The […]
A review of the nature of the State as understood by anarchists, especially as proposed by the tendency called "post-anarchism." This is done through a review of the opinions of Saul Newman, a leading proponent of post-anarchism, in his work, "Anarchism, Marxism, and the Bonapartist State." The post Post-Anarchism on the State – An Anarchist […]
McDonald's now claims to be a champion of animal welfare. But the food chain continues to rely on super fast growing chickens - which even in the best cases live miserable lives. The post McDonald’s ‘greenwash won’t hide animal suffering’ appeared first on Infoshop News.