Suzaka | The Islamic Leadership Council, the umbrella Muslim organization of New York, Muslim communities from
Nicholas Powers | The individual versus the crowd is the great American myth. It is a fantasy of that connects to our identity as consumers. Most of us remember the classic Cold War image of Soviet workers standing in long lines for soap. Life without capitalism, we’re shown, is waiting in a hungry crowd. The only cure for state incompetence is the marketplace, an economic theory that David Harvey writes about in A Brief History of Neo-liberalism. It’s “the assumption that individual freedoms are guaranteed by the freedom of the marketplace.” more... 2 Comments
Teoria Critica | Reporting from Italy more... 0 Comments
Lucine Kasbarian | A dazzling exhibition documenting the struggles of the Palestinian people. more... 1 Comments
Steven Wishnia | Review of a new album of Appalachian songs recorded during the 1970's and a look at labor unions then and now. more... 2 Comments
Charlie Bass | Don’t let all the talk of controversy mislead you: This is less the story of a terrorist-hero blowing up buildings
Ann Schneider | “There are more laws permitting pharmacists to refuse to fulfill a birth control prescription than there are members
Bennett Baumer | "Mardi Gras: Made In China" examines the trail of global commerce and exploitation from the sweatshops of China’s Fujian province (where the beads are made) to the orgiastic streets of New Orleans.
Michael O | From Wal-Mart No Way to the neighborhood believers, from living wage shouters to Rego Park Queens labor heroes – the anti-Wal-Mart community will be honored by Reverend Billy and the Stop Shopping Gospel Choir on Sunday March 26th at 3 PM, St. Mark's in the Bowery, 10th and 2nd Avenue. Those of you who have done the right thing – PREPARE FOR YOUR SAINTHOOD! more... 0 Comments
Women's Anti-Imperialist League | Celebrate women's history month, women's work, women leaders. Share (and test) your knowledge of women's history. Meet and network with women working for women's rights. Food and drinks provided. more... 0 Comments
Win Animal Rights | Dates: Friday, March 31 & Saturday, April 1, 2006
Jim Glaser | Claiming that they had been barred from last years parade, the Kostume Kult arts group proclaimed costumers to be "a repressed minority" and vowed to join their gay brethren in protest of the exclusivist Saint Patrick’s Day Parade. With ornate costumes, farcical signs and over-the-top attitude, these activists made their point with style. more... 0 Comments
Juan Santos | The US Senate debates legislation that would make migrants an openly felonized, legally scapegoated racial and cultural under-caste, with deeply dangerous implications for us all. more... 2 Comments
small WORLD Podcast | Interview with Jim White about corporate bloopers. more... 0 Comments
Worker Freedom | Unions haven't had much luck organizing Starbucks Corp.'s baristas, many of whom are part-timers or college students with little incentive to sign union cards since they're not planning on building long-term careers brewing venti skim lattes. more... 1 Comments
TAMARA POLLAK | The New York City Alliance Against Sexual Assault presents three films from activist directors around the theme of sexual violence. more... 0 Comments
Charlotte Laws | Casting for next season's The Apprentice is underway in New York, Tampa, Denver, Memphis, Sacramento, Chicago, Hartford, Honolulu, San Diego, Washington DC, Las Vegas and Phoenix. I went undercover at the Los Angeles auditions and tell you how the process works. more... 2 Comments
IndyKids | A new project of New York City Indymedia, IndyKids, has been censored by two area library systems. After agreeing to distribute IndyKids to their local branches, both the New York Public Library and the Queens Public Library changed their minds and now refuse to distribute the paper. They say the reason for their decision is that IndyKids is not “balanced.”
SCP | this weekend, eight events in five different countries -- and we still haven't heard from the Germans, the French and the Greece. more... 11 Comments
TIME'S UP! | Slideshow presentation of Follow the Women, a Bicycle Ride for Peace in the Middle East.
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