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Police in Thailand Lay Down Weapons and Join with Protestors

Police in Thailand Lay Down Weapons and Join with Protestors

By: Amanda Froelich, True Activist. Earlier this week in Thailand, a shocking turn of events took place. Ordered to harass and block protestors , policemen instead yielded to the peaceful riot by laying down their barricades and helmets as a sign of solidarity The gathering protestors explained that their goal is to destroy the political […]

Will Work For Free (Full Documentary)

What’s the biggest threat to humanity you can think of? Pollution, disease, natural disasters, terrorism, crime, drugs…? But do we ever think about our basic life support needs? We usually don’t have to because luckily for us we have a system. It’s a system where you can gain employment and work for money which of […]

12-Year-Old Blasts N.C. Governor on Voting Right Restrictions

12-Year-Old Blasts N.C. Governor on Voting Right Restrictions

By: Amanda Froelich, True Activist. At a recent NAACP event, 12-year-old Madison Madison Kimrey, founder of NC Youth Rocks, gave a compelling speech, taking on Governor Pat McCrory and the state’s recent highly restrictive Voter I.D. Laws. A motivated and young suffragette, her particular concern was the elimination of the state’s pre-registration for 16 and […]

Spot the Whistleblowers: Follow the (Lack of) Money

By: James Corbett, BoilingFrogsPost.com. If there is one thing that defines our current political era, it is the unprecedented crackdown on government whistleblowers. If the Bush administration’s invocation of the little used State Secrets Privilege to silence those exposing corruption is taken as the beginning point of this era, we have seen a steady progression […]

Russel Brand May Have Started A Revolution…

Russel Brand May Have Started A Revolution…

By: Amanda Froelich, True Activist. The revolution itself may not be televised, but on last night’s edition of BBC’s Newnight, viewers may have witnessed the start of one. Russel Brand, actor-slash-comedian-slash-Messiah, in his newly acquired capacity as guest editor of the New Statesman’s just-published revolution-themed issue, was invited to speak with Jeremy Paxman why anyone should listen to […]

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