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During the State Of The Union, President Trump announced an executive order to keep Guantanamo Bay open and transport additional detainees there. The post Trump May Try To Keep Guantánamo Open, But Legal Challenge Could Derail Lawless Agenda appeared first on Shadowproof.
Activists in Spokane are suing the U.S. government for violating the "constitutional right" to a "livable climate" by prohibiting bans against fossil fuel trains. The post Washington Activists Sue For Right To Ban Fossil Fuel Trains appeared first on Shadowproof.
NSA whistleblower Reality Winner's attorneys contend the government places the burden on her to demand her rights from FBI agents who violated them. The post Defense: Government Puts Burden On Reality Winner To Excuse FBI Violating Her Rights appeared first on Shadowproof.
This week’s “Unauthorized Disclosure” podcast features two interviews. In our first interview, we talk to Karen Smith, an organizer with the Incarcerated Workers Organizing Committee (IWOC). She is also part of the Campaign to Fight Toxic Prisons. Show More Summary
In the decades-long struggle against apartheid in South Africa, Hugh Masekela was one of several musicians whose music came to represent the sound of resistance to racist oppression by the government. On January 23, Masekela, 78, died from prostate cancer. Show More Summary
More than a week since Operation PUSH launched in Florida prisons, officials claim there is no strike, even though there are several reports of retaliation. The post Florida Officials Deny Operation PUSH Is Ongoing, Even As They Retaliate Against Prisoners appeared first on Shadowproof.
Days ago, the Democratic Party disappointingly caved to Republicans and President Donald Trump and ended the government shut down without achieving anything meaningful. They were promised the potential for action by Senate Majority Leader...Show More Summary
The days following this year’s Women’s March are as good a time as any to repeat the central question posed by “Levitating,” a collaborative track by Xenia Rubinos, Sammus and Olga Bell: “Are you really down? Way down? All the way down?”...Show More Summary
Bristol County, Massachusetts, is planning to make video screens the only way incarcerated individuals can "visit" and see their loved ones. The post Massachusetts County Plans To Make Video Screens Only Way For Incarcerated To See Loved Ones appeared first on Shadowproof.
In the season premiere of “Unauthorized Disclosure,” hosts Rania Khalek and Kevin Gosztola interview Mickey Huff, who is the director of Project Censored. He is the co-host of “The Project Censored Show” on KPFK. Huff also worked on...Show More Summary
Shadowproof is seeking pitches from freelance journalists or writers for publication in February. We list topics we want to pay particular attention. The post Freelance Journalists: Open Call For Submissions In February appeared first on Shadowproof.
Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) appears to be escalating its targeting of immigrant rights activists for deportation. The post Trump Administration Transforms ICE Into Tool For Political Repression appeared first on Shadowproof.
A twenty-three year-old immigrant woman from El Salvador attempted suicide at a private immigration detention center in Texas after learning she may face punishment for avoiding a guard who sexually abused her and still works at the facility. Show More Summary
Every sweetly sung Nana Grizol song plays out like a diary entry or a letter written directly to a friend, which make the band’s meandering personal-political poetry all the more impactful. The didactic nature of the music makes the stories more potent, and the embedded values more accessible. Show More Summary
Democrats reacted feverishly to the news that whistleblower Chelsea Manning will challenge Maryland Democratic Senator Ben Cardin in the upcoming primary. The post The Audacity Of Chelsea Manning’s Senate Campaign Rankles Democrats appeared first on Shadowproof.
"The Post" is more than a story about the Pentagon Papers. It is a character study of Washington Post publisher, who was compromised by her ties to elites. The post Film Review: ‘The Post’ Depicts A Newspaper Paralyzed By Coziness With Power appeared first on Shadowproof.
Incarcerated individuals in Florida announced they will resist their exploitation and abuse with an ongoing nonviolent protest called Operation PUSH. Organizers believe thousands across eight prisons will wage economic protest beginning January 15, Martin Luther King Jr. Show More Summary
Besides the minimum taxes necessary to pay for national defense and basic law enforcement, the Republican Party treats all taxation as theft. The post All Taxation Is Theft: Four Words To Understand The Republican Party appeared first on Shadowproof.
Kevin Gosztola discusses his plans for trial coverage of Reality Winner, the NSA contractor at the center of Donald Trump's first major leak prosecution. The post Interview With Kevin Gosztola: How The Trump Administration Plans To Prosecute Reality Winner appeared first on Shadowproof.
Mariame Kaba discusses youth detention and Bresha Meadows, surviving abuse, prison abolition, and what books are on her reading shelf. The post Beyond Prisons—Episode 19: Hope Is A Discipline feat. Mariame Kaba appeared first on Shadowproof.