Indigenous resistance in the Americas is not a story that ends centuries ago with the survivors of genocide left in poverty on reservations – it is still being written. The M’ikmaq people of the Elsipogtog First Nation took a stand against corporate resource extraction in 2013 when they spent months sabotaging efforts to start fracking near their land. When they blockaded the Southwestern Energy subsidiary’s exploratory trucks, the Royal Canadian Mounted Police moved in with overwhelming force, pointing snipers at areas with small children and M’ikmaq elders. Someone in the community responded by setting five RCMP vehicles on the scene afire, and other police vehicles were damaged in later clashes. The fracking still hasn’t begun, and at least one Canadian province has since banned fracking, proving that, once again, direct action gets the goods. … [Read more...] about 9 Historical Triumphs to Make You Rethink Property Destruction
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RELATED: What the Dungeons & Dragons Directors Learned from Working on The Flash and Spider-Man This brief scene could possibly be just after a scene we recently heard about in an unconfirmed rumor, which surfaced from the novelization of Spider-Man: Homecoming, and also reportedly revealed the identity of Donald Glover's character. The novelization detailed a scene where Herman and Jackson are meeting a criminal named Alex, played by Donald Glover, who is trying to by some Chitauri weapons. Spider-Man breaks up the meeting, and chases after Herman and Jackson, who escape in a van, which seems to be the sequence we see in this scene. Another report, though, claimed that Donald Glover is not actually playing Alex, with an IMDB listing revealing his character as Aaron Davis, a.k.a. The Prowler, the uncle of Miles Morales. … [Read more...] about Spider-Man Sneak Peek Introduces Vulture and His Salvage Crew
Jyothi, an Ooty-based woman was accused of abducting and killing children, and the investigation team killed her in an encounter, when she tried to escape. The case is reopened after 15 years by 'Petitioner' Pethuraj (K Bhagyaraj) and his daughter Adv. Venba (Jyotika), who claim that Jyothi was falsely accused. Prosecutor Rajarathinam (R Parthiban) creates challenges for Venba in bringing justice to Jyothi. The rest of the plot depicts how the young advocate proves Jyothi's innocence. … [Read more...] about Ponmagal Vandhal Movie Review: Jyotika Shines In This Legal Drama That Hits Hard!
On the new track, Juice WRLD blends his fondness for narcotics with feelings of love. “Bitch, I’m a druggie/Can you hide my drugs from me?/When I get lonely, can you be my company?,” he raps. “Drugs to the brain, swervin’ inside of a Benz truck/I cannot stay in my lane … I got you in my brain … We’re forever in love … If you leave there’d be torment.” … [Read more...] about Watch Juice WRLD’s ‘Tell Me U Luv Me’ Video With Trippie Redd, Ally Lotti
The city on Thursday released a transcript of the 911 call that brought police to the grocery store where Floyd was arrested. The caller described someone paying with a counterfeit bill, with workers rushing outside to find the man sitting on a van. The caller described the man as “awfully drunk and he’s not in control of himself.” Asked by the 911 operator whether the man was “under the influence of something,” the caller said: “Something like that, yes. He is not acting right.” Police said Floyd matched the caller’s description of the suspect. … [Read more...] about Minneapolis Police Station on Fire, as George Floyd Killing Protests Continue