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  • Sex Work After SESTA/FOSTA: A Discussion With Maggie Mayhem at DEFCON

    August 20, 2018
    Las Vegas, NV – According to sex workers’ rights activist Maggie Mayhem, the Stop Enabling Sex Traffickers Act (SESTA), and FOSTA, have created a more dangerous environment for sex workers in the United States, driving them back onto the street. A November 2017 research paper …...
  • Blockchain: Revolution or Business as Usual?

    January 26, 2018
    WHAT IS BLOCKCHAIN? The term “blockchain” describes a type of internet-based decentralized ledger system which can be used to record transactions and store data in a manner potentially more secure than one might find in a centralized database system. Blockchains are managed using peer-to-peer (p2p)…...
  • North Dakota Sheriff Advising South Dakota and Nebraska on Keystone XL

    April 16, 2017
    Omaha, NE – The Omaha World-Herald is reporting that Kyle Kirchmeier, the sheriff of Morton County, North Dakota, is providing consultation services to law enforcement in areas where the Keystone XL tar sands pipeline (KXL) is expected to be built. Kirchmeier is known for commanding…...
  • Chile: 68 Arrested During Protest for Free Public Education

    April 13, 2017
    Santiago,  Chile – 68 protesters, including 33 minors, were arrested in Santiago during the Chilean student movement’s first national march of the new school year, on April 11th, 2017. Contributed By Jtree     Police special forces units used large quantities of CS gas. Water…...
  • Denver Antifascists Oppose Right-Wing Turning Point USA Conference at Grand Hyatt

    March 19, 2017
    Denver, CO – On Saturday, March 18, the right-wing group “Turning Point USA” (TPUSA) held its Mountain Western Regional Conference at the Grand Hyatt Denver. Antifascist activists confronted attendees; five people were arrested. Turning Point, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, primarily markets right-wing ideologies to students…...
  • 214 Indicted on Felony Riot Charges for Protesting Trump Inauguration

    March 15, 2017
    Washington, D.C. – Dozens of protesters appeared in District of Columbia Superior Court on Tuesday, March 14, to face charges stemming from a mass arrest conducted by police during demonstrations on the streets of D.C. against the inauguration of Donald Trump as president on January…...
  • Denver’s #J20 Protests: A Day of Unity, Militance, and Confrontation

    January 25, 2017
    Denver, CO – On January 20, 2017, community members organized multiple protests in Denver to protest the inauguration of Donald Trump as President. Unicorn Riot was live throughout the day. Around 8 AM, two separately organized protests gathered at the Colorado State Capitol and Civic…...
  • Millions Join Women’s Marches Worldwide, Empowering Some Femme Voices while Diminishing Others

    January 24, 2017
    On January 21st, 2017, there were nearly five hundred Women’s Marches in the United States and two hundred internationally. Attendance at the largest marches, located in Washington, D.C., Chicago, NYC, Boston, Denver, and Los Angeles, were estimated to number between 100,000-750,000 each. According to the…...
  • Solecast 31 w/ Astronautalis on Art, Politics & How to Not Kill Yourself in the Midst of All This Madness

    December 2, 2016
    The Solecast (Interviews) by sole Direct Download Subscribe To The Solecast. Solecast 31 is a wide ranging conversation with hip-hop artist Astronautalis.  Astronautalis is a DIY rapper that has grinded it out playing house shows, concert halls and squats for the past decade.  His approach…...
  • Direct Action Continues To Disrupt Dakota Access Pipeline Construction in Iowa

    December 1, 2016
    Boone County, IA – While tensions in North Dakota build as the Oceti Sakowin camp defies state orders to evacuate, Dakota Access Pipeline (DAPL) construction is still incomplete in Iowa and pipeline opponents are continuing to cause delays. For months the group Mississippi Stand has…...