“Defendant Shall Not Attend Protests”: In Portland, Getting Out of Jail Requires Relinquishing Constitutional Rights 

Protesters in Portland facing federal charges are barred from going to “public gatherings” as a condition of release from jail — a tactic one expert described as “sort of hilariously unconstitutional.”

Source: “Defendant Shall Not Attend Protests”: In Portland, Getting Out of Jail Requires Relinquishing Constitutional Rights | Portside

 DMNC as ecological socialism: should ‘nature’ be given rights?

Our DMNC model moves as its first step to become ecological socialism and in its complex of checks and balances one might include ‘nature’ as a person without mysticism in a robust legal sense.
Corporate powers—who have perverted law, logic and nature to have their lifeless profiteering entities declared “persons”—are aghast that Mother Nature not only has rights but those rights can be

Source: How to Arm Nature Against Corporate Profiteers | Common Dreams Views