COP25: Perpetuating Impunity for Human Rights Violations

Santiago, Chile.  On International Human Rights Day: tear gas canister flies through the air.  A canister like this struck a 15 year old girl in the demonstration and sent her to the hospital for surgery. She was in… Read More

Human Rights in Chile and at Chile-Controlled COP25: Attack children, Medics & Civil Society

Bloody hands of the government hold eyeballs in a Human Rights Day commemoration of the 350+ eyes taken by the Chilean National Police since the uprising in Chile began Note: In a tragic irony, #InternationalHumanRightsDay in Chile yesterday… Read More

Professor Slammed to Ground, Injured at College Meeting on Unionization

video via GIPHY A very good friend of mine, Steve Taylor, is an adjunct professor at St. Louis Community College in Missouri. He also is a union organizer for Service Employees International Union (SEIU). Taylor was violently tackled… Read More

‘Unjustified Use of Violence’ as Spanish Police Try to Stop Catalan Independence Vote

Video from The Guardian Global Justice Ecology Project condemns the violence of the Spanish government against Catalan people trying to vote in support of their self-determination.   Via CommonDreams.org: As of Sunday afternoon, more than 760 people were… Read More

‘Tsunamis From the Sky’ Result of Deforestation in Argentina

From North to South, against extractivism 5 jul page 12 (Translated from Portuguese to English through Google Translate)   Last Wednesday was the last march against the clearing, in Cordoba. The next Thursday another one of indigenous communities is realized in… Read More