Repression and Resistance: Week in Protest, November 20-26

Cover Photo of activists resisting evictions in Los Angeles by KTLA “Repression and Resistance” is a column from Tribune of the People that highlights rebellions and repression happening in protests across the US each week. If you want us to cover a protest happening in your city, please send us a pitch. National Amazon workers across the country are expected to go on strike today, … Continue reading Repression and Resistance: Week in Protest, November 20-26

Louisville: 87 Charged with Felonies for Sit-In at Attorney General’s Home

By David Martinez On July 14, about 100 protesters marched to the home of Kentucky Attorney General Daniel Cameron in Louisville and assembled in his front lawn to demand that he arrest the police officers involved in the March killing of Breonna Taylor, a Black healthcare worker murdered while laying in her boyfriend’s bed. Engaging in civil disobedience, the protesters refused to leave when police … Continue reading Louisville: 87 Charged with Felonies for Sit-In at Attorney General’s Home

Louisville: Police, National Guard Kill Black Restaurateur

By Sandra Harris Amidst ongoing protests in Louisville, Kentucky against the recent police murders of both George Floyd and Breonna Taylor, David McAtee, a Black man and owner of Yaya’s BBQ, was killed early Monday morning at his business by Louisville Police and National Guard troops. His body was left on the street for 12 hours after he was killed. McAtee was known as a … Continue reading Louisville: Police, National Guard Kill Black Restaurateur