Marsha P. Johnson co-founded Street Transvestite Action Revolutionaries (S.T.A.R) with Sylvia Rivera, where she was known as the "house mother," and was one of the leaders in clashes with police during the Stonewall Riots.

Marsha P Johnson Activist / Artist, co-founded Street Transvestite Action Revolutionaries (S.R) with Sylvia Rivera, where she was known as the house “mother,” and was one of the leaders in clashes with police at the Stonewall Riots.

"HOW TO: Survive Your Hotel 'Stay' At The Sochi Olympics"

Photographic Proof That Sochi Is A Godforsaken Hellscape Right Now

"'Hands up, don't shoot!' Michael Brown, an unarmed black teenager, was shot to death by a police officer on Saturday, August 9, in the St. Louis suburb [Ferguson, Missouri]... Ever since, many of Ferguson's black residents have vented their frustration, anger, and sadness at a variety of protests, boldly facing a heavy, intimidating police presence with their hands in the air."

Hands up, don't shoot: photos from Ferguson

Ferguson Police Department Will Not Release Name Of Officer Involved In Michael Brown Shooting

"A shantytown located near S. Atlantic Street, Seattle, WA, ca. 1937  “Hooverville” became a common term used to refer to the shantytowns and encampments otherwise homeless individuals and families formed during the Great Depression. There were hundreds of Hoovervilles throughout the United States.  The term “Hooverville” carried a political connotation, as it emphasized that President Herbert Hoover and the Republican Party were to be held responsible for the economic crisis and its…

A shantytown located near S. Atlantic Street, Seattle, WA, ca. 1937 “Hooverville” became a common term used to refer to the shantytowns and encampments otherwise homeless individuals and families.

A group from the American Indian Education Center attended Cleveland’s home opener to protest the ongoing use of Chief Wahoo as the Indians’ mascot — particularly the red-faced cartoon image most closely associated with the team.

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onlyblackgirl: “ theuppitynegras: “ queer-sports: “ Apparently there was a group of Native Americans protesting the Cleveland Indian’s racist mascot, Chief Wahoo, outside Progressive Field before an.

Unidentified picketer, Canal Street.

vintagenola: “Picketer In the Rain” - Early.

"Black Lives Matter in Union Square. #BlackLivesMatter #FergusonDecision"

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" #IfTheyGunnedMeDown which picture would the media use? What would be their narrative? #MikeBrown #JordanDavis #TrayvonMartin #DangerousBlackKids"

What would be their narrative?

Protest Posters, Vietnam War, The Streets, Pigs, Piglets, Little Pigs

"Stokely Carmichael, chairman of the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee, speaks to reporters in Atlanta in May 1966. That year, his use of the phrase 'black power' at a rally in Mississippi grabbed the nation's attention."

Stokely Carmichael, A Philosopher Behind The Black Power Movement

Stokely Carmichael, chairman of the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee, speaks to reporters in Atlanta in May That year, his use of the phrase "black power" at a rally in Mississippi grabbed the nation's attention.

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Black Power by Stokely Carmichael.   Reposting this because it was mysteriously deleted.

Stokely Speaks: From Black Power to Pan-Africanism by Stokely Carmichael

“Because nothing says 'We're not really an Orwellian police state' like imperious threats displayed on a giant screen.”

courtroom-brown: “ “ in case yall been sleeping here’s a reminder that we just shut down Mall Of America, the largest mall in the USA, to protest the wrongful deaths of young black men by.

"Hong Kong police arrested pro-democracy activists and cleared out most of the protest area on Thursday, marking an end to more than two months of street demonstrations, Reuters reports.  But while Hong Kong's turbulent democracy protests may have come to an end, the protesters who flooded Civic Square in central Hong Kong have a message for government officials: This isn't over."

redrubied: “micdotcom: “ Inspiring photos show the Hong Kong protesters’ parting gift to the government “ Honk Kong’s democracy protests are over — for now.

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