June 15, 2016

Watch Live: Dems Filibustering to Demand Gun Control Action

With the senators who represent Newtown, CT leading the way, Democrats have taken control of the Senate floor, saying they won’t stop talking until their colleagues start doing something to stop rampant gun violence. Watch live: Sen. Chris Murphy (D-CT), who’s made impassioned pleas for common-sense gun control measures before, is leading the way. A… Read more »

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June 2, 2016

Crowdfunded Kayak Armada Shuts Down Shell. Again.

Shit is getting real in the climate fight. Activists are blocking oil trains, shutting down coal mines, and in the Pacific Northwest a growing fleet of kayak activists are blocking Shell’s oil tankers with nothing but 8-foot boats and lots of guts. Almost exactly one year after the Shell No protests against Arctic drilling made… Read more »

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