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Sex, Rape and Harassment - A Free Workshop at Hunter College

Maria Arettines | A free workshop including participatory theater, clear terminology, resources, speakers, and open discussion more...  0 Comments

Extreme Makeover: Uncle Sam in Solidarity w/N20 Day of Actions

Tio Zapata Brigada | The Uncle Sam Monument in Troy, NY dressed up today as Emiliano Zapata to try to point passersby to the EZLN's call for a general strike in solidarity with the people of Oaxaca.

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Interview with Warren Allen Smith of Philosopedia

small WORLD Podcast | Philosopedia's major purpose is to provide an academic resource for those whose interest is "thinking about thinking," a phrase that is a basic definition of philosophy. In short, Philosopedia is a reference work about academic philosophy. more...  0 Comments

Thanksgiving Proclamation

George Washington | President George Washington's 1789 Thanksgiving Proclamation
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A todos los Mexicanos y Latinoamericanos

Josefa Dominguez | Por un México fuerte, grande y del sol. more...  0 Comments

“My Brazil” A film screening , Friday at 1:30 PM.

Kandombe para Oaxaca. | In the violent favelas of Rio de Janeiro, local
community leaders put their lives on the line to fight
for basic rights and services for their fellow
citizens. What compels these volunteers with no
political ambition to make such a personal sacrifice? more...  0 Comments

Times Up: NYC Spends 1.3 Million Policing Critical Mass

Time's Up! | The $1,320,000 figure is a very conservative estimate of what has been spent by the NYPD, Manhattan District Attorney and NYC Corporation Counsel to suppress and litigate a bicycle ride that lasts 2 hours a month. more...  4 Comments

Tonight: ICE @ Bluestockings

Joshua Breitbart | Tuesday, November 14th @ 7PM - $5 Suggested
“Ice” (Robert Kramer, 1969) more...  0 Comments

Models of Devaluation

Wilhelm Heitmeyer | Disintegration has three central dimensiosn and starts when access to the functioning systems of society becomes unstable.. Democratic substance can be lost when citizens are told they have no influence and are not needed. more...  0 Comments

URGENT: Immediate Action Needed to Protect Free Speech

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"My Brazil",A film screening with director Daniela Broitman

Malambo Angola | November 13 Monday at 6:00 pm
open Society Institute.
400 west 59 st , NYC.
212 548 0600
A wonderfully committed piece of documentary, inspirational and galvanizing at the same time, affirm more...  0 Comments

El Puente Needs Your Support

El Puentista | On Friday; October 6th, the EI Puente Academy for Peace and Justice, our nationally celebrated, public high school was summarily evicted from its home of 13 years by edict of the New York City Department of Education (DOE). Citing their "sudden" awareness of worsening building conditions (the same conditions that drove el Puente for years to demand DOE support), the DOE dangerously and disrespectfully removed the Academy's operations to M.S. 50 literally overnight, without any prior consultation with the students, parents, administrators or teachers of either school community. Such an impulsive and autocratic maneuver makes a mockery of EI Puente Academy's early support of the more autonomous, DOE "Empowerment Zone" as well as EI Puente's good faith engagement with DOE in a publicly private partnership, uniquely endorsed unanimously in a Board resolution by the NYC Board of Education. more...  2 Comments

A song for Daniel McGowan

NOT BORED! | this song celebrates the actions of the French anarchist Emily Henry. We dedicate this translation to you, Daniel. You are in our thoughts. more...  0 Comments

free screening, Favela Rising

naw | Haunted by the murdersof his family and many of his friends, Anderson S is a former drug-trafficker who turns social revolutionary in Rio de Janeiro's most feared slum. Through hip-hop music, the rhythms of the street,and Afro-Brazilian dance he rallies his community to counteract the violent oppression enforced by teenage drug armies and sustained by corrupt police. At the dawn of liberation, just as collective mobility is overcoming all odds and Anderson's grassroots Afro Reggae movement is at theheight of its success, a tragic accident threatens to silence the movement forever.
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2007 NCOR Event Details & Call for Proposals

Bonnie | The National Conference of Organized Resistance is an annual event that brings together people from all backgrounds for a weekend of learning and discussing local and international social justice issues through workshops, panel discussions, and skillshares.

We are currently seeking workshop proposals for the 10th Annual NCOR, held March 9-11, 2007 at American University in Washington, D.C. more...  0 Comments

NIFC "Shell to Sea" Video Support the People of Rossport!

National Irish Freedom Committee | The National Irish Freedom Committee (NIFC) has been helping publicise the struggle of the people of Rossport for quite some time now and we are the only Irish organisation here in America that has been vocal in our support of the community in Mayo, and have actively used all our resources to try help keep our membership, other concerned people, and the general public informed about what is going on there more...  0 Comments

Korea: Stories of Resistance Fri Nov. 10th/Sat Nov. 11th

down down FTA | The Hunter College Film and Media Department presents:

Two nights of films and panels looking at both South and North Korea

NOVEMBER 10th and 11th, 2006
424 Hunter North
68th Street and Lexington Avenue.

FRIDAY NOVEMBER 10th: 6:30 - 9:30 PM
Part One: The Struggle in South Korea
The news has focused only on the nuclear crisis with North Korea. But in the South, people are also engaged in major struggles with the U.S. - over Free Trade and its military expansion.
Film: BATTLE OF DAECHURI: a new film by Kim Dong Won
and a report back from a recent delegation of young Korean Americans to South Korea, the 2006 Korea Education and Exposure Program (KEEP)

SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 11th 5:30 - 9:30 PM
Part Two: North Korea in Context
You only hear about nuclear tests and potential retaliation right now. What are the people in North Korea going through and how do they
see their situation? What led to this critical situation? A film and a panel on North Korea in Context
Plus: A slide presentation from a recent delegation of young Korean Americans to North Korea, the 2006 DPRK Education and Exposure Program (DEEP)

Light refreshments will be served.

A presentation of Nodutdol for Korean Community Development, with Third World Newsreel.

Endorsed by: Audre Lorde Project, CAAAV: Organizing Asian Communities, Desis Rising Up and Moving, Congress for Korean Reunification, National Association of Korean Americans, Koreatown Immigrant Workers Alliance, Center for Constitutional Rights, Immigrant Justice Solidarity Project, Justice Committee, Bayan – USA, ANSWER – Act Now to Stop War and End Racism, Professor Joong-hwan Oh, Hunter College Asian American Studies program more...  0 Comments

Youth Tribute To Brad Will This Thursday

YELL! (The Young, Eclectic Liberation Leaders | This meeting is a community event open to all, to meet, remember and organize in light of the killing of Brad Will and others in Oaxaca in the past weeks. Our purpose is to provide space for people to meet from various communities of resistance, share, discuss and organize in NYC around these issues. We especially would like to see his companeros in the Independent Media, the Community Gardens and Squatting Communities who can share some of the videos he made, or tell stories. We want to celebrate and also to start new connections between groups that have not had a venue to meet previously. more...  1 Comments

Las flores del camino

Lorena Betta | "Yo me imagino more...  0 Comments

Protest the killing at Huntingdon Life Sciences Protest CEO Andrew Baker 11-12-06

Win Animal Rights | Date/Time: Sunday, November 12, 2006 at 2:00 PM
Place: 279 Central Park W. (88 St.) - New York City
Home of: Andrew Baker, CEO of HLS more...  0 Comments

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