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Project Censored – 05.16.17

What role can civil disobedience play in the stuggle for social change?  Peter explores this question with two guests: first, environmental organizer  Tim DeChristopher recounts his experience delaying a federal oil and gas  leasing process, and how the legal doctrine of “necessity” could be used in environmental campaigns. Then Sunsara Taylor discusses the right-wing effort to supress womens’ option of abortion, …

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John Whitehead – Power to the People: John Lennon’s Legacy Lives On

Militant nonviolent resistance works. Peaceful, prolonged protests work. Mass movements with huge numbers of participants work. Yes, America, it is possible to use occupations and civil disobedience to oppose government policies, counter injustice and bring about change outside the confines of the ballot box. It has been done before. It is being done now. It can be done again. Read …

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Workers Strike Back From Boston To Chicago

NATIONWIDE – Strikes by baggage handlers and cabin cleaners at Chicago O’Hare International Airport, Uber drivers in two-dozen cities, hospital workers in Pittsburgh and McDonald’s and other fast-food cooks and cashiers from coast to coast, combined with mass civil disobedience by working Americans across the service economy, will headline a nationwide Fight for $15 day of disruption Tuesday. In addition to …

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The Gary Null Show – 05.09.16

On “The Gary Null Show” today, Gary talks about these topics below plus a great story about doing research with Doctor Allan Cott, the first Orthomolecular psychiatrist on fasting and how it effected people. Gary also tells a story about Key West and the tar pits of Canada. Click on the links below to learn more or just listen:

How fasting helps fight fatty liver disease

Study says probiotics relieved stress for medical students at exam time

Probiotics stop menopause-like bone loss in mice

Pomegranate can serve as a backup ovary
Eating nuts linked to lower risk of colon cancer

Traditional food puts chemotherapy to shame

Fructose alters hundreds of brain genes, which can lead to a wide range of diseases

Gary takes a quick break to play this golden oldie: The Blackbyrds ~ Walking In Rhythm

VIDEO: Matt Damon Speech: Civil Disobedience

VIDEO: Robert Reich debunks Donald Trump’s dangerous lies about immigration

The next employment crisis is here: Job cuts at U.S. companies jump 35 percent in April

Welcome to the machine world: the perfect technological storm

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Chris Hedges – Revolution Is in the Air

WASHINGTON, D.C—The sustained, daily civil disobedience at the Capitol by demonstrators denouncing the capture of our political system by corporate money is part of one of the largest and most important movements for social justice since the Occupy uprising. Join it. Six hundred of the protesters have been arrested, and I was among 100 arrested Friday. The protesters, organized by Democracy Spring, …

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What I Learned From My March With Democracy Spring

Yesterday was the most important day of my life. I walked up to the Capitol building and sat on the steps with more than 400 people. When asked to move, we refused and were arrested. We committed nonviolent civil disobedience together to protest the power of money in politics and support the restoration of real democracy. I was arrested in …

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Project Censored – 01.26.16

What role can civil disobedience play in the stuggle for social change? Peter explores this question with two guests: First, environmental organizer Tim DeChristopher recounts his experience interfering with a federal oil and gas lease auction, and how the legal doctrine of “necessity” can be used in environmental campaigns.

Then Sunsara Taylor discusses the right-wing effort to supress womens’ option of abortion, and the countercampaign
to protect reproductive choice.

Tim DeChristopher is a climate campaigner, and the founder of two climate-action organizations. He spent 21 months in prison for submitting a false bid at a federal oil and gas auction in Utah in 2008. www.timdechristopher.org

Sunsara Taylor is with StopPatriarchy.org, and also is a member of the Revolutionary Communist Party (www.revcom.us.)

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Chris Hedges – Local Resistance Can Overthrow Our Political Masters

SANTA ANA, Calif.—All resistance will be local. We will have to dismantle the corporate state, piece by piece, from the ground up. No leader or politician is going to do it for us. Every community that bans fracking, every university and institution that embraces the boycott, divest and sanctions (BDS) movement, every individual who becomes vegan to thwart the animal …