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Times Up! | New York, NY (June 23, 2006) – On Saturday, June 24th 2006 TIME'S UP! an environmental direct action group, and MORE GARDENS!, a community garden support group, will join the HARLEM UNITED GARDENERS to celebrate and save 19 endangered Harlem community gardens. A bike ride from downtown will link up with the Save Harlem Gardens Parade which will visit these oases of community sustainability in the midst of urban sprawl and concrete. The event will raise awareness of the need to protect our community gardens in danger of destruction by developers. This parade will be made up of gardeners, costumed revelers, dancers, drummers, cyclists together with young and old members of the community. more... 0 Comments
Jess Garman | The Rent Guidelines Board meeting met today in the basement of The Great Hall at Cooper Union. Tenants gave emotional testimonies and the Manhattan Borough President, Scott M. Stringer, spoke on behalf of the people seeking 0% increase and against Marvin Markus, the man who raises the rent.|| RGB: Rent Gouging Bastards more... 1 Comments
Win Animal Rights |
R. Lee Free | Swap goods (You know, the stuff that is too good to throw away but you shouldn’t keep), share skills, give
Dave Lindorff | The problem of course is that the Democrats don’t seem to want to win, or are afraid of what might happen if they did win: that they’d actually have to run the place. more... 0 Comments
Howard Zinn and Anthony Arnove | The words of rebels and dissenters such as Frederick Douglass, George Jackson, Chief Joseph, Martin Luther King Jr. and many others come alive in dramatic readings by Amy Goodman, Lili Taylor, Wally Shawn, Deepa Fernandes, Laura Flanders, Paul Robeson Jr., Josh Hamilton, Robert Robideau, Staceyann Chin, Erin Cherry, Suheir Hammad, John Sayles, Christina Kirk, Brian Jones, and Anthony Arnove.
Attac Austria | "Finance markets become judges over the economy punishing mistakes with (threatened) capital flight." Resisting re-regulation represses the blind spots and confuses the goat and the gardener, the market and the fire department and the problem and the solution. more... 0 Comments
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Lee Siu Hin - Immigrant Solidarity Network | We envision this is a broad-based, multiethnic conference of organizers, and we are inviting organizers from African American, African immigrant, Asian American, Latino/Latina, Arab-Muslim-North African, progressive labor, interfaith, LGBT, student, anti-war/peace and global justice groups from across the country. more... 0 Comments
Reposter | While the group plundered the bags, Weissman spoke about the evils of wage labor as he clutched a bagel in his hand. A group of three men in business suits walked by and did a double take in disbelief over the feeding frenzy that was taking place. Someone excitedly pointed out the discovery of some breadsticks in the trash bag left closest to the curb.
Weekly News Update | On June 8, Peruvian campesinos held a day of protest against the Andean Free Trade Agreement (known in the region as the Free Trade Treaty, or TLC) which Peru's government signed with the US last December. more... 0 Comments
Win Animal Rights | Date & Time: Sat. June 17, 2006 at 2 PM (look by benches)
Piquetero | Stand with Bengali and Latino Workers struggling against racial discrimination at famed Restaurant Daniel. Thursday, June 15th at 7 pm; 65th St. and Park Ave. more... 0 Comments
Reid | Thank you for your article (link below) on Howard and particularly for highlighting his disregard for Australian youth. I am appalled by his attitude to young Australians. Australia has one of the highest youth suicide rates in the developed world and little wonder; the short-term interests of corporate profit, crushing taxation laws and the introduction of ‘guest workers’ have stolen the future from the majority of our youth. Our youth now experience ever-increasing difficulty obtaining work skills needed for their survival. more... 0 Comments
Worker Freedom | New York, NY- The IWW Starbucks Workers Union urged its members today to exercise serious caution when consuming Starbucks products because of the increased risk of heart disease, cancer, and other illnesses associated with diet and obesity. The union made the announcement after concluding that according to Starbucks' own nutritional data, the summer line of beverages continues the coffee giant's propensity for drinks high in calories, saturated fat, and sugar.
Worker Freedom | Our Mercadona fellow workers in Barcelona have been o n indefinite strike for almost 100 days. We interview Jose Uribe, secretary of the syndical section of the CNT
Ken Nash and Mimi Rosenberg | Building Bridges: Your Community and Labor Report presents this 28 minute
The LEFT party | This June 2006 call to a new LEFT party in Germany could give hope for all people yearning for social justice and structural/systemic corrections. While corporate profits and assets incomes set new records, wages, unemployment benefits and pensions are cut.. Laws and regulations must ensure that capital exploitation is committed to the public interest..The LEFT seeks a more just distribution of paid work by reducing working hours and creating jobs in socially useful areas..The LEFT wants to end a policy that sells public assets and disposseses the population. more... 0 CommentsPage 35 | Page 33
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