Local Peace Groups Support LA Activist Carlos Montes

Minneapolis peace activists rallied on the Lake Street Bridge on July 6 in support of recently arrested friend and ally, Carlos Montes. He was in the Twin Cities for the Republican National Convention in 2008 and has been vocal in support of peace activists targeted by the FBI.

Chris Hedges: FBI is the Jackboots Enforcer

After speaking at Macalester College on Wednesday night, award-winning journalist Chris Hedges was asked about the FBI’s role in the recent targeting of peace activists in the Twin Cities and elsewhere in the Midwest.

Snow Pyramid Honors Egypt Revolution

When a group of Egypt supporters arrived at the Minnesota State Capitol on Friday to celebrate the fall of Hosni Mubarak, they were greeted with a snow pyramid on the Capitol lawn.

Rally for Egyptian people at Minnesota State Capitol

Remove Mubarek Now Say Minnesota Egyptians

Hardy Minnesotans of Egyptian descent joined their neighbors in a 200 plus person rally on the windy steps of the State Capitol in support of the people in Egypt calling for their leader of 30 years, Hosni Mubarek, to step down.