The increased tempo of the GOP’s snatch and grab in recent days suggests that they’re feeling a certain desperation.
Though we’ve won a lot of battles, there’s a lot of work still to do and many communities still in danger. Looking forward, the resistance will be playing a lot more offense, IPS director John Cavanagh tells Rising Up with Sonali.
Is it effective? Is it sustainable? What exactly are we resisting against and fighting for?
DC Premiere of a groundbreaking documentary with the filmmaker in attendance about the 2009 coup d’état in Honduras sparking a landless farmers’ movement that took control of the plantations.
Join us for a screening of Cultures of Resistance. Can music, dance, photography and film be weapons of peace? In 2003, on the eve of the Iraq war, director Iara Lee embarked on a journey to better understand a world increasingly embroiled in conflict and, as she saw it, heading for self-destruction. After several years, traveling over five continents, Lara encountered growing numbers of people who committed their lives to promoting change. This is their story.
As long as the social and economic conditions remain along with 138,000 U.S. troops, there will be a movement in Iraq and throughout the Arab world that will oppose the U.S., and the spectrum of that opposition will be one that includes those who commit acts of terrorism.
Body counts are important to remind us of the sacrifices made so far, but they are not a measure of success.