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Columbia Student Hunger Strike Trailer On You Tube

columbiawatch | If you missed the November 2007 demo at Columbia University in support of the November 2007 Columbia Student Hunger-Strikers, you'll be able to find some footage of the demo on You Tube. more...  0 Comments

Giving Back And Embracing Gentrification Head On In Bed-Stuy Brooklyn

Tiki Tolliver PR | Actor, director, screenwriter, producer and TOMI film festival Co-founder Ephraim Benton announces the first annual New Leafs For Old Causes Benefit, taking place on Saturday, January 12, in Bed-Stuy at 7PM. The benefit will help raise funds to develop more youth programs at the newly established 123 Community Space in his rapidly changing Brooklyn neighborhood, and honor one young person with an award.

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The Power of Black Music

Mumia Abu-Jamal | For some people, music, the right music, can transform one's way of looking at the world, and even change lives.

By music (as you may have guessed) I'm not talking about bubble gum pop, or rap.
I'm talking about a music form that has been called classical (at least by Black listeners) for generations.

I speak of jazz. more...  0 Comments

3rd Annual Memorial Ride/Walk for Cyclists/Pedestrians Killed in 2007

Street Memorial Project | This year's annual Memorial Ride/Walk has four starting locations in the Bronx, Queens, and Brooklyn. If you can't make it to a starting location, please feel free to join us at any stop along the route posted below. All rides will converge in Williamsburg and then meet with the Walk to Remember Pedestrians Killed in 2007 and we will all enter City Hall to participate in a rally and press conference. Please bring flowers and candles. See www.ghostbikes.org for more details. more...  4 Comments

Building Bridges: Nora York - Defying Musical Boundaries

Mimi Rosenberg and Ken Nash | WBAI Radio's Building Bridges: Your Community & Labor Report
Produced & Hosted by Mimi Rosenberg & Ken Nash
Monday, December 31, 2007, 7 - 8 p.m. EST, over 99.5 FM
or streaming live at  http://www.wbai.org
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ESTADOS UNIDOS, GUIONISTAS Y LOCURA

J.STONE | HOLLYWOOD ES HIROSHIMA. more...  0 Comments

White Knuckles - Making a Parable about Forgiveness. A Film Review.

Shrina Anya | n “White Knuckles” Ashworth and Strauss take us all on a “Who’s Afraid of Virginia Wolfe” type of fearless roller coaster ride until the absolute last breath of the film. Sabi Pictures and director Kevin K. Shah have truly made a miniature masterpiece in the middle of the City of Angels that is a rare must-see for anyone who sees spiritual cinema as art, and art as truth and beauty. For more information visit their website at www.sabipictures.com. more...  0 Comments

Building Bridges: Yosvany Terry - The Afro-Caribbean Roots of Jazz

Mimi Rosenberg and Ken Nash | WBAI Radio's Building Bridges: Your Community & Labor Report
Produced & Hosted by Mimi Rosenberg & Ken Nash
Monday, December 24, 2007, 7 - 8 p.m. EST, over 99.5 FM
or streaming live at  http://www.wbai.org
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Iraqi Cardinal calls for release of Tariq Azziz

Mussab Al-Khairalla, Reuters | Aziz is a Chaldean Christian, Iraq's biggest Christian group, and his presence in Saddam's government was often held up as evidence of the former Iraqi leader's religious tolerance. more...  0 Comments

New York City responds to New Orleans demolition vote

citizen zip | There will be a response in NEW YORK CITY to the government's decision to destroy people's housing, homes, and neighborhoods in New Orleans. . . . and in Harlem.

We will defend our homes, our lives, our art, and our children's future - in New York City and in New Orleans! more...  8 Comments

The Death of Saint Clair Bourne

DeeDee Halleck | "Most of mainstream and public television in the late ’60s, and even during the ’70s,” he said, “was from the point of view of an outsider looking at a subculture — white people looking at black people. We said we identify with and are a part of the subjects we are filming.”-- That is a quote from Saint Clair Bourne, one of the pioneers of African American documentary film. His credo is very similar to the spirit of indymedia--to be part of the struggles, and not "neutral" corporate journalists! more...  0 Comments

Protest at the Mexican Consulate- Pics

Giovanni Zayas | Rotten tortillas and US GMO corn outside the Mexican Consulate more...  0 Comments

2nd Screening of Videoactivism and Independent Documentaries, Caracas January 20

El Libertario, Caracas | * The collective editors of the Venezuelan journal El Libertario and the Organizacion Nelson Garrido, have issued a call out for filmmakers and video activists from all over the world to present their recent autonomous works concerning active social movements in struggle. This will be held in Caracas, Venezuela, between the 21st and the 28th of January 2008. more...  0 Comments

Beethoven - banned in Gaza

Paul Werner | Israeli pianist and conductor Daniel Barenboim is prevented from performing in Gaza more...  0 Comments

Holiday Greetings from the 123 Community Space

@ friend | 123 has been doing a lot of great things, and wants to do even more, but needs your continued support to do it more...  1 Comments

Manifesto Cinema Espaço

Jeff Anderson | Manifesto Cienema Espaço more...  0 Comments

Manifest Cinema Area

Jeff Anderson | Manifest Cinema Area more...  0 Comments

Protest at the Mexican Consulate

tortillawarfare | Protest!
Mexican Consulate. 27 E39th St (Between Madison and Park)
Wednesday December 19
10.30am-Noon
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*Call To Action* Dec. 17 - International Day to End Violence Against Sex Workers

Sarah Jenny | Join $pread [Magazine], SWANK [Sex Worker Action New yorK], and PONY [Prostitutes of New York] on Monday for a candlelight vigil to honor and mourn the sex workers who have died this year and raise awareness of the violence faced by our community. more...  0 Comments

Michael Vick deserves his fate

pointing to the truth |
Obviously, the only thing Vick regrets is being caught. more...  2 Comments

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