Film: The Reluctant Radical

If a crime is committed in order to prevent a greater crime, is it forgivable? Is it, in fact, necessary? THE RELUCTANT RADICAL follows activist Ken Ward as he confronts his fears and puts himself in the direct path of the fossil fuel industry to combat climate change.

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Feeding the Flame of Revolt

Chris Hedges TruthDig.com http://www.truthdig.com/report/item/feeding_the_flame_of_revolt_20131117 I was in federal court here Friday for the sentencing of Jeremy Hammond to 10 years in prison for hacking into the computers of a private security firm that works on behalf of the government, including the Department of Homeland Security, and corporations such as Dow Chemical. In...

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Civil Disobedience as Law Enforcement

Jeremy Brecher Waging Nonviolence http://wagingnonviolence.org/feature/civil-disobedience-as-law-enforcement/ Two years ago I was among more than a thousand people who committed civil disobedience at the White House to oppose the building of the Keystone XL pipeline. Since then many more have been arrested around the country, often blocking the actual pathway along which...

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