Do protest marches work? It’s a tactic the left returns to again and again, since the iconic March on Washington in 1963. Grassroots organizer L.A. Kauffman argues that they do have a positive impact, but not in the ways we usually expect. Resources: L.A. Kauffman, How to Read a Protest: The Art of Organizing and … Continued
Analysis from guests, coverage of the official inauguration proceedings, and updates from various actions taking place. With Amy Goodman and Nermeen Shaikh on location in Washington, D.C.
Amy Goodman and Nermeen Shaikh host our regularly scheduled daily news hour from 5 a.m.–6 a.m. PT live on location in Washington, D.C. Then we continue with a special broadcast from 6 a.m. until 12 p.m. PT with analysis from guests, coverage of the official inauguration proceedings, and updates from various actions taking place.
Right wing campaigns like Donald Trumps are not new and have been occurring throughout Europe. In 2015 Poland elected a right wing government that like Trump campaigned on an anti immigrant and anti feminist agenda as well as an anti- neo- liberalism and anti-globalism agenda. Then on October 3rd thousands of Polish women walked out … Continued
We cover protests in Oakland California, hear young people reflect on the meaning of a Trump presidency and later political prisoner “Shakaboona” Marshall examine whether the Democratic Party is to blame for a losing the 2016 election.
We speak with Kali Akuno from the Malcolm X Grassroots Movement who is in Paris for the Great Barrier Reef conference. He provides us details about the various demonstrations taken place in Africa, South America and Asian countries. Daily Kos Reporter Thandi Chimerenga gives an update about Chicago police chief being fired and then talks … Continued