Archive for the ‘Rouge Forum Updates’ Category

Rouge Forum Dispatch: It IS us vs Them after all……

Sunday, March 29th, 2015

We Say Fight Back! Police unleash close-range tear gas in the faces of protesters, some of whom were caught near a scuffle outside the Candaian National Assembly building in Quebec City. The protesters had gathered to voice opposition to government austerity policies… March 24: Delhi police today brutally lathi charged and tear gassed hundreds of […]

Rouge Forum Dispatch: Remember the Commune!

Sunday, March 22nd, 2015

We Say Fight Back! Mexico: Farmworkers Fight Back Again–and the state attacks Farmworkers protesting working conditions at Mexican export farms in Baja California blocked a major highway and occupied several government buildings as officials scrambled to quell a widening strike that threatens one of Mexico’s most valuable harvests. Wednesday morning authorities said they had reopened […]

Rouge Forum Dispatch: Preserve the Vietnam Syndrome.

Sunday, March 15th, 2015

We Say Fight Back! Anti-Racist Protests Continue in Ferguson, Madison  Protesters gathered near the Ferguson, Missouri, police headquarters and chanted slogans like “the whole damn system is guilty as hell” in what appeared to be a peaceful demonstration one night after two police officers were shot. Demonstrators briefly blocked a road during the protest on […]

Rouge Forum Dispatch: No More Blood of Innocents.

Sunday, March 8th, 2015

We Say Fight Back! Arrested for Speaking at Michigan State Trustees’ Meeting  It’s Dec. 12, the day before controversial speaker George Will is scheduled to address the winter graduating class. The Michigan State University Board of Trustees meeting is packed with people who registered to speak in opposition to Will. Later in the meeting the […]

Rouge Forum Dispatch: Let the Present Dominate the Past.

Sunday, March 1st, 2015

We Say Fight Back! At the Modern Transformations and the challenges of Inequality in Education Conference, New Delhi above, conference co-ordinator Vikas Gupta Transcriptions of the Proceedings dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/7676311/Session%20Wise%20Report.docx Video of the proceedings www.vikasinterventions.in/conference-proceeding-video Above, Anil Sandoval Below, India police beat prisoners from Demonstrations India: Thousands Protesting  A protest that began last Monday with about 1,000 […]