Tagged: Ferguson

NoDAPL Is Everywhere

by Andrea Smith (photos of NoDAPL protests by Joe Bursky, Creative Commons license) The proposed Dakota Access Pipeline that is currently the center of the Indigenous struggle was previously scheduled to be built near...

The People’s Lament

One year ago, a Staten Island grand jury decided there was not enough evidence to pursue charges against New York police officer Daniel Pantaleo, whose chokehold led to the death of Eric Garner. Garner’s...

“It Looks Like a Demon”

Some notes on the visual constructions of race by S. Brent Rodriguez-Plate In the final seconds of their struggle, Ferguson, Missouri, police officer Darren Wilson shot and killed Michael Brown because of a visual...