Unless President Obama grants clemency to Leonard Peltier in the next two days, he will likely die in prison. We have to join across movements to let Obama know that leaving Peltier to die in a cage would be a stain on his presidency -- one not easily forgiven.
The antifascist movement, also known as "antifa," has been active since the 1980s, researching, monitoring and successfully organizing against local racist movements. With Trump's election and the mainstreaming of racism, the antifa movement has grown across the US, adapting its tactics and politics to deal with the new threat.
Business groups and Republican state attorneys general sued to stop an Obama administration rule that would expand who gets overtime pay. A federal court temporarily blocked the rule in November. Now the Trump administration will decide whether to continue defending the rule in court -- a true test to the President-elect's pledge to help workers.