"Just as all of our struggles are connected, we understand these arrests to represent a real threat to all efforts towards true freedom, dignity, and autonomy. We call for the immediate dropping of all charges, and express our sincere solidarity with and support for those arrested, and encourage others to do so as well."
this week marks the beginning of the j20 trials, wherein nearly 200 defendants face multiple charges (including felony charges attached to decades-long sentences) for participating in the inauguration day protests on January 20th of this year. to provide real support for these comrades who were violated and abused for speaking freely against the US govt, please visit https://itsgoingdown.org/call-campaign-dropj20/ for information on how to join the call/email-in campaign taking place rn. these trials will set the national stage for how any of us can interact with our politics, our politicians, and our dissent going forward. if you are grateful for the freedom of speech you have, please consider protecting it. full video submedia.
#dissent #disruptj20 #defendj20 #dropj20