AUSTIN: UT Students Protest Professors Accused of Sexual Misconduct, Administration Responds

Photo: Students cover walls outside of the UT Executive Vice President’s office with messages condemning abusers and sexual predators. By Dmitri Sans On October 25, students at the University of Texas at Austin gathered at the office of the Executive Vice President on campus to demand abusive professors be ousted from the school. Registration for classes began October 28. After nearly a week of promising … Continue reading AUSTIN: UT Students Protest Professors Accused of Sexual Misconduct, Administration Responds

BRAZIL: Popular Movements Hold Presentation on Revolutionary Struggle

Photo: Popular Movements present on the current state of Brazilian politics and revolutionary struggles at the State University of Rio de Janeiro By Jakob Stein On October 22, revolutionary newspaper A Nova Democracia organized an event at the State University of Rio de Janeiro to discuss the current state of Brazilian politics and popular struggles from a revolutionary perspective. Present at the event were representatives … Continue reading BRAZIL: Popular Movements Hold Presentation on Revolutionary Struggle

AUSTIN: Protest at Police HQ as Pedophile Officer Begins Court Proceedings

Photo: A protester with the Popular Women’s Movement reads a speech in front of Austin Police Headquarters while others hold pictures of abusive officers Dustin Lee and Jason Dusterhoft By Dmitri Sans On Wednesday morning, protesters, mostly consisting of women, assembled outside of Austin Police Department Headquarters downtown to condemn the department and its abusive officers. At the same time, Lieutenant Dustin Paul Lee, who … Continue reading AUSTIN: Protest at Police HQ as Pedophile Officer Begins Court Proceedings

MEXICO: Women and Activists Protest for Legal Abortions  

Photo: Fires ignite around Mexico City Cathedral as protesters demonstrate for legal abortion rights. By Nélida Tello After nationwide protests demanding safe, legal, and free abortions in all of Mexico, president Andrés Manuel López Obrador’s bourgeois party Morena initiated a reform process to amend the federal penal code and the general public health law which would legalize abortions, up to 12 weeks, in all of … Continue reading MEXICO: Women and Activists Protest for Legal Abortions  

AUSTIN: Protest at Police HQ Condemns Child Molester Officer

Photo: Protesters outside APD headquarters holding banner that says “Abusive Pigs Deserve to Die! Women Hold Up Half the Sky!” By Dmitri Sans On Friday, dozens of people led by revolutionary organization Popular Women’s Movement-Movimiento Femenino Popular (PWM-MFP) protested outside Austin Police Department’s (APD) headquarters less than a week after police lieutenant Dustin Lee was jailed on charges of sexually abusing his own daughter. A … Continue reading AUSTIN: Protest at Police HQ Condemns Child Molester Officer

AUSTIN: Police Officer Arrested for Child Sexual Abuse

Photo: Dustin Paul Lee, APD officer charged with sexual assault of a child By Kali Abbott On September 8, a lieutenant of the Austin Police Department (APD), Dustin Paul Lee, 47, was booked into the Williamson County Jail on charges of sexual assault of a child, his own daughter. A relatively low bond of $150,000 has been set for the child molester and he continues to … Continue reading AUSTIN: Police Officer Arrested for Child Sexual Abuse

México: Mujeres Exigen Justicia Para una Joven de 17 Años Violada por la Policía

Foto: Manifestantes rompen el vidrio en la Oficina del Fiscal General en la Ciudad de México. Este artículo es una traducción. Por Nélida Tello Hace casi tres semanas que múltiples protestas se han producido en la Ciudad de México en respuesta a los recientes actos de violencia sexual contra mujeres perpetrados por la policía. Más recientemente, el 16 de agosto, una protesta de miles de … Continue reading México: Mujeres Exigen Justicia Para una Joven de 17 Años Violada por la Policía