dissent

Chris Hedges speaks at the People's Recovery Summit organized by Occupy Sandy. The Church of St. Luke & St. Matthew, Brooklyn, NY, February 2, 2013: The corporate state has made it clear there will be no more Occupy encampments. The Read more...
To The Last Drop, Part One: Communities prepare to rise up, but they can't do it alone. For every barrel of bitumen that comes out of the ground in Northern Alberta, Canada, another 1.5 barrels of toxic waste is created and dumped into Read more...
Britain’s highest court ruled by a 5-2 vote on Wednesday that the WikiLeaks founder, Julian Assange, should be deported to Sweden to face allegations of sexual abuse there, the culmination of an 18-month legal battle. Read more...
Video streaming by Ustream Hundreds have been arrested during the Occupy Wall Street protests, but photographer Alexander Arbuckle's case was the first to go to trial, and was acquitted after video footage of the incident showed that he Read more...
Newstalgia Reference Room - George McGovern: Dissent In 1969.
Newsalgia Reference Room with Sen. George McGovern on Face The Nation, discussing the My Lai massacre and the state of dissent and the so-called Silent Majority in America. From November 30, 1969. Read more...

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Newstalgia Reference Room - Marya Mannes On The State Of Dissent In 1968.
Newstalgia Reference Room featuring a commentary from May, 1968 by writer/commentator Marya Mannes and her assessment of the then-current state of protest in the U.S. Read more...
Irony alert: 'Exiled' editor, Yasha Levine, who emigrated to the U.S. from Soviet Russia as a political refugee, was arrested on Tuesday night during the LAPD raid on Occupy LA. Via: Yasha Levine emigrated from Soviet Russia to the United Read more...
Newstalgia Reference Room - Dean Rusk - 1967
Newstalgia Reference Room - An interview from Face the Nation with Secretary of State Dean Rusk on Vietnam, the rising tide of dissent towards the war, the recent riots, the Cold War, Communist countries, The middle East, the recent Six Day War. From July 30, 1967 Read more...
Newstalgia Reference Room - Elliot Richardson Talks About Cambodia - 1970
Newstalgia Reference Room - ABC News Issues and Answers from May 10, 1970 with Elliot Richardson, assistant Secretary of State, discusses the invasion of Cambodia, the storm of protests to it and how the White House and the protesters actually wanted the same thing. Fancy that. Read more...
The State Of Dissent In 1960
(While mainstream America pondered dissent - HUAC was going full blast) [media id=12892] I suppose just how naive our state of media was in 1960 i Read more...