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The Gritty City Antifascist Committee The Gritty City Antifascist Committee

PHILADELPHIA—They certainly picked a place that made the symbolism easy.

Let's Pump the Brakes on This Tucker Carlson Thing Let's Pump the Brakes on This Tucker Carlson Thing

Last night, a group of anti-racist, antifascist activists protested at the Washington, D.C. home of Tucker Carlson, Fox News’ foremost propagator of stories about white genocide and the dangers of non-white immigration.

Protesters Ring Tucker Carlson's Doorbell and Call Him a 'Racist Scumbag' Protesters Ring Tucker Carlson's Doorbell and Call Him a 'Racist Scumbag'

On Wednesday night video emerged from the D.C. antifascist activist group Smash Racism DC that showed protesters outside what seemed to be the house of Fox News personality and noted racist Tucker Carlson. A video, posted by Breaking911, shows a group of protesters outside a home, where they apparently rang Carlson’s…

Maya Little Walks Out of UNC Trial to Protest Confederate Sympathizer on Panel Maya Little Walks Out of UNC Trial to Protest Confederate Sympathizer on Panel

Maya Little, the UNC-Chapel Hill PhD student that protested the university’s Confederate memorial statue in April, walked out of her university Honor Court hearing on Friday, journalists covering the trial reported, after it was revealed one of the students sitting on the court had previously been vocally supportive…

Alt-Right Militia Members Sat on a Roof With 'Long Guns' During an August Rally Alt-Right Militia Members Sat on a Roof With 'Long Guns' During an August Rally

During the August 4 Patriot Prayer rally in Portland, Oregon, members of the alt-right militia stationed themselves on top of a building overlooking the protest with a cache of weapons, seemingly prepared to escalate violence. The Portland Police Department, however, did not see fit to inform city officials of this…

Arrests Continue As Protesters
Swarm Capitol Hill Ahead of Kavanaugh Vote Arrests Continue As Protesters Swarm Capitol Hill Ahead of Kavanaugh Vote

One by one, police officers led dozens of protesters down the east steps of the Capitol, where hundreds had gathered to express outrage over the pending Senate vote that is expected to confirm Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court.

Talking to the Unpaid Protesters Who Are In the Streets, Mad As Hell About Kavanaugh Talking to the Unpaid Protesters Who Are In the Streets, Mad As Hell About Kavanaugh

WASHINGTON—This morning, possibly after watching Fox & Friends, our belligerent big boy president tweeted:

The Burden of Bravery The Burden of Bravery

WASHINGTON—I dreaded the day of Christine Blasey Ford’s hearing. I was awake well past 2 a.m. the night before, talking to two old friends on the West Coast about Brett Kavanaugh and our own traumatic experiences with men. I was sustained by that precious feeling of sharing with other women, our secret mutual healing.…

Ted Cruz Got Heckled Out of a D.C. Restaurant by Activists Protesting Kavanaugh Ted Cruz Got Heckled Out of a D.C. Restaurant by Activists Protesting Kavanaugh

Texas Sen. Ted Cruz and his wife were heckled out of an upscale Washington, D.C. restaurant Monday night by protesters demanding he withdraw support for Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh in light of the accusations of sexual misconduct made against the judge.

Chapel Hill Protesters Knock Down Famous Confederate Statue  Chapel Hill Protesters Knock Down Famous Confederate Statue 

Almost a year to the day after a Durham, NC statue honoring Confederate soldiers was torn down by protesters, another racist monument bites the dust. Silent Sam—a Confederate monument on the University of North Carolina campus in Chapel Hill that became a flash point after the Charlottesville protests last year—was…

All You Fascists Are Bound to Lose If You Don't Show Up In the First Place All You Fascists Are Bound to Lose If You Don't Show Up In the First Place

WASHINGTON, DC—There was just one moment when I thought I might see a white supremacist get killed. There were two of them, a man and a woman, the only two real live enemies I saw the entire day. Both were sagging in late middle age, both plump, both with long, gray hair, the man with a beard. Both, for reasons I do…

Tiny Group of ‘Unite the Right’ White Supremacists Outnumbered by Anti-Racism Counterprotesters in DC [UPDATING] Tiny Group of ‘Unite the Right’ White Supremacists Outnumbered by Anti-Racism Counterprotesters in DC [UPDATING]

Update, Sunday, 5:33 p.m.: Reporters on the ground say that the rally is over already.

ICE Contractor GEO Group Threatens to Sue Activists Over Prison Protests ICE Contractor GEO Group Threatens to Sue Activists Over Prison Protests

ICE’s biggest contractor, the private prison company GEO Group, has threatened a group of activists in Florida with legal action for allegedly publishing false information and staging protests outside the company’s facilities.

Fatal Shooting By Chicago Police
Prompts Violent Clashes with Protesters [UPDATED] Fatal Shooting By Chicago Police Prompts Violent Clashes with Protesters [UPDATED]

Update, Sunday, 5:10 p.m.: The Chicago Police Department released body cam footage on Sunday afternoon of the shooting of 37-year-old Harith Augustus. Warning: the video is graphic.

Trump Gets Booed As He Plays Golf
in Scotland Trump Gets Booed As He Plays Golf in Scotland

The people who handle Donald Trump, who according to NBC has spent 127 days at one of his golf clubs while president, have gone to great lengths to shield him from protesters and members of the U.S. news media while he skirts responsibilities and plays golf as the country he works for descends further into chaos.

The UK's Anti-Trump Protests Were Very Good The UK's Anti-Trump Protests Were Very Good

Hundreds of thousands of people took to the streets of London on Friday to protest Donald Trump’s visit to the United Kingdon.

Virginia Bookstore Owner Calls
Cops on Woman Who Berated Steve Bannon [UPDATED] Virginia Bookstore Owner Calls Cops on Woman Who Berated Steve Bannon [UPDATED]

The owner of Black Swan Books in Richmond, VA, called police on Saturday on a woman who confronted former White House strategist and Trump Muslim ban architect Steve Bannon while inside the store.

Mitch McConnell Dodges Protesters Confronting Him About
Separated Migrant Children Mitch McConnell Dodges Protesters Confronting Him About Separated Migrant Children

Mitch McConnell got an earful from angry protesters shouting “Where are the babies?” Saturday as the Senate majority leader left a Louisville, KY restaurant.

Chicago Protesters March on Busy
Expressway to Draw Attention to Gun Violence Chicago Protesters March on Busy Expressway to Draw Attention to Gun Violence

While the number of Chicago’s gun-violence victims has been decreasing in the past year, the level of violence remains staggering, affecting thousands of families each year, particularly in the city’s African American communities.

At ‘Families Belong Together’ Marches, This Is What
Democracy—and Compassion—Look Like At ‘Families Belong Together’ Marches, This Is What Democracy—and Compassion—Look Like

Well over 600 marches are underway across the country—many of them in sweltering heat—to protest the Trump administration’s inhumane policy of separating migrant children from their families and holding babies in cages.

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