Activism

UC Davis Pepper Spray Photograph by Louise Macabitas

Sometimes, When “All the Facts are In,” It’s Worse: The UC-Davis Pepper-Spray Report

You know how every time somebody in law enforcement does something that looks bad, we’re told that we should “wait until the facts are in” before passing judgment?

STOP THE TRAFFIK - Girls going wild in red light district

STOP THE TRAFFIK – Girls going wild in red light district

So you think you will dance? Sometimes things are not what they seem. Men, women and children are victims of human trafficking – tricked, forced and exploited in the sex industry.

July 2, 2013We are now Legally Married. Thanks for all your great wishes. Jb and Scott

John Barrowman marries partner of 20 years, Scott Gill, in California today

Torchwood star John Barrowman announced the couple’s plans via a clip posted on WhoSay earlier today.


D12 Port Shutdown in Portland, OR © 2011 Lauriel-Arwen/Flickr - DOOM! Magazine

Longshore workers name Occupy Movement as crucial in settlement with EGT

Coordinated action by West Coast Occupy Movement proves effective as ILWU Local 21 ratifies contract

Cameraman trapped by NYPD at Occupy Wall Street day of action - A small section of protesters attempted to remove barriers from the edge of the park just after noon today. NYPD response was swift and heavy, including to any media in their way. ©2011 Adrian Kinloch CC BY-NC-ND 2.0 - DOOM! Magazine

Tracking Journalist Arrests at Occupy Protests Around the Country

Josh Stearns has been tracking, confirming and verifying reports of journalist arrests at Occupy protests all over the country since September.

Police Raid On OccupyLA - That's Why They Had The Media Pool - DOOM! Magazine

LAPD Raid On OccupyLA – That’s Why They Had The Media Pool

Most press were not present to witness the brutality and violence enacted by LAPD officers outside mainstream media attention


LAPD Made Sure The Whole World Ain't Watching - DOOM! Magazine

LAPD Made Sure The Whole World Ain’t Watching

Los Angeles evicts OccupyLA camp while banning all but a few chosen press outlets from the area.

Cameraman trapped by NYPD at Occupy Wall Street day of action - A small section of protesters attempted to remove barriers from the edge of the park just after noon today. NYPD response was swift and heavy, including to any media in their way. ©2011 Adrian Kinloch CC BY-NC-ND 2.0 - DOOM! Magazine

NYCLU, Major Media Organizations Criticize NYPD’s Mistreatment of Press during Zuccotti Eviction

In a letter sent today to Mayor Michael Bloomberg and NYPD Commissioner Raymond Kelly, the New York Civil Liberties Union objected to the Police Department’s mistreatment of journalists covering Occupy Wall Street protests.

Occupy Wall Street, What Do They Want?

You’re going to pretend you don’t know what they want? Okay. I’ll humor you.


What Democracy Looks Like: Documentary of Occupy Boston Police Raid

What Democracy Looks Like: Documentary of Occupy Boston Police Raid

Boston filmmaker Mike Gill has released a 10 minute documentary of the police raid on Occupy Boston protesters

Occupy OKC "Street Poet" Memorialized - DOOM! Magazine

Occupy OKC “Street Poet” Memorialized

The young man, “The Poet”, known to some by name “Louis Cameron Rodriguez”, originally joined Occupy OKC homeless, soon becoming a heart and unifying force to the community

Occupy OKC Protester Found Dead In Tent In Downtown Park

Oklahoma City Police say an Occupy OKC protester was found dead in his tent in Kerr Park in downtown Oklahoma City Monday afternoon.


Everyone doing their job - Police Raid On Occupy Portland ©2011 K. Kendall CC BY 2.0 DOOM! Magazine

Arrests Made In Early Morning Police Raid On Occupy Portland

On Sunday morning, 25 protesters from Occupy Portland were arrested by the Portland police during a sit-in at Jamison Square.

Occupy Times Square - U.S. Marine Confronts NYPD On Brutality Towards OWS Protesters

Occupy Times Square – U.S. Marine Confronts NYPD On Brutality Towards OWS Protesters

U.S. Marine Corps. Sgt. Shamar Thomas went toe to toe with NYPD during Occupy Times Square over police brutality plaguing the #OWS movement.

Occupy Times Square - Photographs by Phillip Stearns DOOM! Magazine

Occupy Times Square – Photographs by Phillip Stearns

In New York, thousands marched in various protests by trade unions, students, environmentalists, and community groups.


The Occupiers - Pockets, 19, From Washington D.C. ©2011 Eddie McShane CC BY-NC 2.0 DOOM! Magazine

The Occupiers – Portraits of Occupy Wall Street By Eddie McShane

Stripping away all of the background noise and just showing the people demonstrates their undeniable humanity. Their faces tell their story.

NY Policeman drives his motorcycle over man at an Occupy Wall Street march ©2011 Dread Scott CC BY-NC-SA 2.0 DOOM! Magazine

NYPD Scooter Run’s Over National Lawyers Guild Legal Observer

An NYPD police scooter is seen striking and pinning Ari Douglas, a National Lawyers Guild Observer, during an Occupy Wall Street march this morning.


Protesters clean Zuccotti Park at Occupy Wall Street @2011 Neil Girling CC BY-NC-ND 2.0 DOOM! Magazine

NYC Mayor’s Office Postpones Eviction of Occupy Wall Street Protestors

After a tense night filled with reports of police raids on Occupy Wall Street camps in other cities, an estimated 2000 supporters crowded Zuccotti Park in lower Manhattan prepared to defend the OWS camp from eviction by NYPD

Occupy Wall Street Protesters Clean Zuccoti Park - © 2011 NLNY/Harrie Van Veen CC BY 2.0 DOOM! Magazine

AFL-CIO Calls on Members to Defend Occupy Wall Street

The AFL-CIO has called on NY area members to travel to the OWS encampment to stand guard against a planned eviction and police attack

Occupy Wall Street Protesters Clean Zuccoti Park - © 2011 NLNY/Harrie Van Veen CC BY 2.0 DOOM! Magazine

NYC Occupy Wall Street Facing Eviction, Call For Mass Turn-Out

Occupy Wall Street organizers have issued an emergency call to action to prevent impending eviction from their camp in Zuccotti Park.


Occupy Boston - Police Raid © 2011 Paul Weiskel CC BY 2.0 DOOM! Magazine

Occupy Boston – Police Raid – Photographs by Paul Weiskel

More than 140 Occupy Boston protesters were arrested last night in a massive police crackdown.

justin adkins transgender occupywallstreet protester segregated by nypd - DOOM! Magazine

Transgender #OccupyWallStreet Protester Arrested During Brooklyn Bridge March Segregated, Humiliated by NYPD

Justin Adkins, a trans-queer activist and Assistant Director of the Multicultural Center at Williams College, was arrested as part of the “Occupy Wall Street” protest on October 1 at the Brooklyn Bridge. He writes: My name is justin adkins. I am a transgender man who was arrested at the Occupy Wall Street Protest October 1st on […]

Occupy Wall Street - Day 1 © 2011 Paul Weiskel CC BY 2.0 DOOM! Magazine

Occupy Wall Street – Day 1 – Photographs by Paul Weiskel

With New York a short bus trip away Paul Weiskel decided to take his camera, laptop, and other essentials to help document this movement of movements, just average people, standing up against the banksters who are holding our democracy and country hostage.