“Unreasonable” Women for The Planet, Peace, and Justice | Medea Benjamin Interview

Medea Benjamin, the co-founder of Code Pink, sits down with Dennis Trainor, Jr. of Acronym TV on the eve of the largest Climate march in history to discuss the climate justice. “”If you care about the planet, you care about people, workers, immigrants, and you care about whether we are destroying the planet whether by polluting or by polluting through war, says Benjamin, who went on to describe the founding of Code Pink as a climate Justice group. “We started as a group of women who came together around the environment. We were called Unreasonable Women for the planet.”

Anti-drone Summit Seeks “Drone Strike Transparency Bill”

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fj5qLPchDRY Representatives from some of the parts of the world where US drones kill descended on Washington DC for the largest ever anti-drone summit. Code Pink, The Nation Magazine and the Georgetown chapter of the National Lawyers Guild served as host for the two-day summit. As Majore Cohn, professor at the Thomas Jefferson School of [...]

Worldwide March Against Monsanto | Resistance Report #10

http://youtu.be/BztiNwRL4Us Saturday October 12- People in over 400 cities and 57 countries march against Monsanto. The worldwide action comes days ahead of Monsanto receiving the Nobel Prize for Agriculture- the prestigious World Prize of Food for creating GMO'. Also in this episode of the Resistance Report. Is the Department of Homeland Security Preparing for Another [...]

It’s The Drones, Stupid

http://youtu.be/0XC9pTzTlec Support Acronym TV today. Why do they hate us?” is the question Americans have been asking for decades now. It is in reference to anyone from another country who commits acts of violence against the United States, or speaks out against American foreign policies, imperialism, culture…. whatever. George W Bush famously once said, ‘They [...]

Occupy Turns 2, Rejecting American Exceptionalism, TPP Protests Escalate | Resistance Report #007

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6l7merFlGdM Get American Autumn: an Occudoc & pay any price! Stories covered in this Resistance Report: Segment 1: Rejecting American Exceptionalism In invoking American Exceptionalism as a reason we should intervene in Syria. President Obama is invoking the same principle that self empowers us remain “the greatest purveyors of violence on Earth today.” Segment 2: Occupy [...]

Bringing Gitmo To The Senate | RR segment

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JmD_9G6tGaI Tarak Kauff, on day 57 of his hunger strike, writes "On July 30 we had a combined action both inside and outside the Hart Senate Bldg. A gaunt looking Elliott Adams, on day 73 of his hunger strike, managed to get there from his home in upstate NY and spoke outside the Hart. Perhaps [...]