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The Rise and Fall of the Nation's Largest Student Movement: the Students for Democratic Society

Steve Mariotti | Posted 07.19.2014 | Politics
Steve Mariotti

Today, the student-activist organization Students for a Democratic Society (SDS) is being reactivated on college campuses around the country as the New SDS. Yet, how many of its new members are aware of SDS's complex past and the role of its legendary leader, Carl Oglesby?

Anti-War Activists Ignored By The Media

Nieman Watchdog | Posted 09.24.2011 | Politics

The national news media almost totally ignore homefront protests of the Afghanistan war, killer drones, torture, and more, regardless of their newswor...

Dan Froomkin

VIDEO: Police Arrest 131 Antiwar Protesters In Front Of White House

HuffingtonPost.com | Dan Froomkin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Hoping to spark the country's silent majority into action, 131 antiwar protesters got themselves arrested Thursday, in one of the larger...

Thousands Protest In D.C. For Iraq Withdrawal

AP | MATTHEW BARAKAT | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Thousands of protesters – many directing their anger squarely at President Barack Obama – marched through the nation's ...

Workers' May Day Protest Site Disabled

JB Powell | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
JB Powell

One of the May Day strike organizers says Google "came to their senses" because people "from around the world started emailing them and protesting this egregious violation of free speech."

Thousands Of Protesters Worldwide Condemn Iraq War

AFP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Thousands of protestors marched against the Iraq war in Los Angeles on Saturday as part of a global day of action that drew huge crowds in London and ...