For at least a century, the US has been actively interfering in the elections of other nations, says Noam Chomsky in this Truthout interview. The interference has ranged from financial support and propaganda to assassinations and overthrows of elected regimes -- in the name of spreading "American-style democracy."
Disrupting Inauguration Day is just the first phase of the resistance to the incoming administration, says Legba Carrefour, an organizer with DisruptJ20, in this interview. Using direct-action tactics, the group plans to fight fascism by taking politics to the streets of DC.
On the day that Trump takes office, activists will engage in a National Day of Action for Medicare for All. The goal is not merely to push for single-payer health reform, but to use the issue to organize, educate and otherwise grow the wider movement for social justice.