Originally Posted at PopularResistance.org http://youtu.be/SUorrcB-iv4 (Note: this is an episode clip. Watch the full show here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VKMjT0zB5aM) Christina Tobin, the founder and chair of Free and Equal, sits down with Dennis to discuss our Democracy in crisis and the United We Stand Festival Tour. The motto of Free and Equal is More Voices, More Choices. “We believe that [...]
http://youtu.be/4E4Ov0f5tRA This content is made possible with viewer support. To chip in as little as $1/ month to support Acronym TV, click here. The war on female reproductive rights in the United States came into sharp focus this past week in Texas, where a decision from the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit [...]
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QsTo8FfqRuI Acronym TV is supported by our viewers. Click here to become a Patron. As we began taping this show, news about the end of the long standoff in Washington that had partially shut down the government and had (or has) us on the brink of defaulting on our debt was this: House Speaker John [...]
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QXahBGLTfgE This content is made possible with viewer support. To become a patron of Acronym TV, click here. According to the article Freedom and Capitalism Don't Mix, Did you know that 42% of Americans believe that capitalism hasn't worked out so well for us? According to a Brookings Institution's July survey, more than a quarter [...]
With Rep. Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) saying Tuesday that the best way for Congress to resolve the standoff over the government shutdown is to tie the matter to the looming fight over raising the debt ceiling, the possibility that the government shut down could morph into the US defaulting on its debt raises serious questions about the austerity that may soon face us. As Chris Hedges, Nicholas Mirzoeff, and Kevin Zeese postulate, this may be a revolutionary moment in more ways than one. What are you going to do about it?
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hetPjOi_BkQ This is a Resistance Report episode segment, to watch the full episode, click here. Dream Defenders are pushing for what they are calling the 'Trayvon Martin Act' which addresses the repeal of Stand Your Ground, racial profiling, and the war on the youth --and demanding a special legislative session be convened to meet these [...]