Stories by Kevin Zeese

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Posted on: Jul 12, 2013, Source: AlterNet

Democracy movements are growing globally and taking hold within the US.

Posted on: Jul 5, 2013, Source: AlterNet

This is the week when we were shown once again the power of the people from mass nationwide protests, to solidarity actions on specific issues, to individuals standing up in acts of conscience.

Posted on: Jul 4, 2013, Source: Truthout

Our most effective protest option is strategic and militant, nonviolent protest in all of its many forms, from boycotts to rallies to hunger strikes.

Posted on: Jun 28, 2013, Source: AlterNet

The paradox of power is that the real power is with us, if we have the courage to use it.

Posted on: Jun 21, 2013, Source: AlterNet

The revolts in Turkey, Brazil, Europe, the Middle East and Asia – as well as in the United States – are all connected.

Posted on: Jun 14, 2013, Source: AlterNet

Change starts with action, and each of us has a way to contribute.

Posted on: Jun 6, 2013, Source: AlterNet

People who seek justice and an end to militarism feel like they are laboring in relative obscurity, organizing seemingly unnoticed actions, but at some point a wave of mass resistance arises.

Posted on: May 30, 2013, Source: AlterNet

The broad movement for peace and social, economic and environmental justice is here and you should be part of it.

Posted on: May 23, 2013, Source: AlterNet

Guantanamo to shrink, drone rules enacted. Huge Monsanto demonstrations in the works, and a lot more.

Posted on: May 23, 2013, Source: AlterNet

Marijuana prohibition is a failure: after decades of a “war on marijuana," use is increasing and perceived risk declining.

Posted on: May 17, 2013, Source: AlterNet

The fight against plutocracy, concentrated wealth and corporatism is decentralized, creative and growing.

Posted on: May 6, 2011, Source: AlterNet

Corporate interests are flouting election law by using anonymous donations, which are drowning out the voices and votes of working Americans.

Posted on: Oct 18, 2010, Source: CounterPunch

Criminal laws are not an effective way to control marijuana; removing criminal penalties does not lead to increased use; decriminalization creates savings in law enforcement.

Posted on: Apr 28, 2009, Source:

It's looking like the 2010 elections may cement the Dems' one party rule.

Posted on: Oct 30, 2007, Source: AlterNet

"The bogus idea that if the U.S. leaves things will worsen is both inherently racist and ignorant."

Posted on: Dec 12, 2006, Source: Freedom's Phoenix

The government's war on drugs is never-ending. Instead of enforcing drug prohibition, we should be spending money on treatment and rehab.

Posted on: Feb 8, 2003, Source: AlterNet

The disappointing verdict in the Ed Rosenthal case may end up doing more to ignite California voters than a hung jury would have done.

Posted on: Nov 6, 2002, Source: AlterNet


Posted on: Nov 6, 2002, Source: AlterNet


Posted on: Jun 6, 2002, Source: AlterNet

An activist explains why we need to take direct action to stop the government from punishing the seriously ill in order to prop up a failed drug war.