The victory at Standing Rock in the face of state repression is a testament to the power of direct action.
Brendan McQuade is a visiting assistant professor in international studies at DePaul University.
There's nothing progressive about community policing — it deepens criminalization and expands police power.
A strong alliance between Fight for 15 and Black Lives Matter would propel both movements forward.
President Obama touts Camden as a model of police demilitarization. But the city has taken counterinsurgency surveillance to a new level.