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Anarchist folk TOMORROW (thurs) at Freespace on LI!

militantsmiles | Anarchist and political folk music thurs, Aug 18th at the LI Freespace. more...  0 Comments

Internet Society hosts panel on Community activism and the Net

David Solomonoff | From its inception the Internet has provided community activists with both a gathering place in cyber space and a new media way to reach wider audiences. Five community activists from NYC and NJ discuss their issues and how they use the Net: Ronin Amano of Rent Wars, John Fisher, Community Activist of Tenant.net and Hellskitchen.net, Ann Graham, President of People for Open Government (POG), Elizabeth Johnson, Community Food Educator of Just Food and Mia Scanga, Executive Director, Talking Politics. more...  0 Comments

Bike National Convention 2 continues with group rides all week long...

bike ninja | Back by popular demand, the BNC 2 has a ride everyday from Aug 12-28th. In celebration of our great biking community, Times-Up! is hosting over 2 weeks of rides, workshops, movies & events to commemorate another year of bicycle activism and enthusiasm. The BNC will provide New Yorkers and visitors a chance to participate in rides that showcase NYC's unique bike-riding environment and the communities of cyclists who inhabit and support it. more...  0 Comments

BOMBSHELL--WE "OUT" AN EX-CIA AGENT -- Arrests Near in Italy Rendition Scandal

Clayton Hallmark | The CIA thinks they can kidnap anyone, anywhere. A CIA agent, under arrest warrant in Europe, is on the lam. We reveal where he probably is for the first time, plus many other new details. Call this story the "Theory of Everything" about the the War on Terror and the Iran-Contra affair if you like, but it is basically a crime story. When arrested, Robert Seldon Lady could lay bare the Niger-nukes forgery thousands of American troops have died over. He is wanted with 18 others in the CIA kidnapping-for-torture of a Muslim cleric in Italy. more...  1 Comments

Sticker Designs to Protect Our Rights

friend at know-our-enemy.net | Sticker designs to protect our rights and protest the Bush agenda.

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From Death Row to Guantanamo: Torture at Home & Abroad!

Vincent Fischer | Speakers: Lawrence Hayes, former death row prisoner;
Campaign to End the Death Penalty

Ejim Dike, New York City Human Rights Initiative
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Lynne Stewart Attorneys Seek Retrial

Anon | Attorneys for Lynne Stewart have asked the judge to declare a mistrial because they say Stewart's case was not heard by an impartial jury. more...  0 Comments

Murdered Iraq Journalist Active in L.E.S Gentrification Efforts

Bombs And Shields | According to the weblog Bobms and Shields, "recently murdered freelance journalist Steven Vincent was a key player in the gentrification of the Lower East Side. Before his tragic death in Basra, Iraq he was a major opponent of squatters and anarchists in the Lower East Side." [Read More at Bombs and Shields]

Background on the killing of Steven Vincent from NYC Indymedia

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OK man tries to carry bomb onto Plane; Released on Bail; GOP Pol. Supports Him..

News From Babylon | University of Oklahoma student Charles Dreyling Jr., 24, was released into the custody of his parents this afternoon. Dreyling went before US Magistrate Gary Purcell just after 3:30. Purcell questioned him at length and asked him if he understood the charges made against him. Dreyling said ‘yes your honor’. In a sworn affidavit Dreyling told FBI agents the device in his carry-on bag was an explosive device that he described as ‘basically a pipe bomb’, and he admitted to agents he had been making bombs since he was 14 years old. more...  1 Comments

Figures: UN's nuclear watchdog IAEA permanently controls Iran

Foreign Press Foundation | Coming September 3, when IAEA chief Mohamed ElBaradei reports on Iran's nuclear activities, the figures below will be used concerning the number of visits in the field to inspect in Iran. more...  0 Comments

NYC Solidarity Day with Cindy Sheehan, Monday August 15

Troops Out Now | Solidarity Day with Cindy Sheehan, Monday August 15
Dead Vet's Mom-Camped at Bush's Ranch-Won't Leave more...  2 Comments

IMC Super rural access problem

Karen Murphy | Tell FCC not to reopen docket # 04-151 which would be likely to lead to corporate control of the remaining frequencies needed to deliver indymedia via wireless service to rural users. more...  3 Comments

A Look Into the Mirror

Manuel Valenzuela | great opinion piece on the state of american society more...  0 Comments

Populist #9

Franklin | Constitutional Democracy as a Defense against Centralized Power more...  0 Comments

CAFTA Rolls On, But There May Be Bumps Along the Way (Indypendent)

Susan Chenelle | Opposition to corporate globalization rising in the region. more...  0 Comments

Congress Caves on CAFTA (Indypendent)

Susan Chenelle | Following a marathon session of arm-twisting on the part of the Bush administration on the night of July 27 – during which “the floor of the House of Representatives resembled the set of ‘Let’s Make a Deal,’” according to House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) – the House of Representatives approved the long-contested Central American Free Trade Agreement (CAFTA), by the slim margin of 217-215. more...  0 Comments

The People's Lawyer: Guns Don't Kill People, Congress Does (Indypendent)

Ann Schneider | In one last-minute session before the August recess, the Senate renewed the Patriot Act, dispensed pork in the Transportation bill, repealed the Depression-era Private Utility Company Holding Act (PUCHA), shielded the gun industry from its own negligence and passed the Central American Free Trade Act – all measures with no redeeming social value. more...  0 Comments

El Independiente - includes the Sixth Declaration of the Selva Lacandona EN/SP

michael | Latest issue of the El Independiente - includes the Sixth Declaration of the Selva Lacandona (in English and Spanish)
La nueva edicion de El Independiente - incluye la Sexta Declaración de la Selva Lacandona (en ingles y espanol) more...  0 Comments

First organized resistance to unconstitutional New York City subway searches

sterling brooks | A flying squad of lower Manhattan activists is attempting to locate where the New York City police are performing random subway searches, reach the stations while the operation is still underway, and advise subway riders that the recently-initiated searches are in violation of their Fourth Amendment right to be "secure against unwarranted searches and seizures of their persons ... and effects", and that the riders are within their rights to refuse.
Everyone who witnesses or undergoes a search is requested to forward all details to  reportsubwaysearches@hotmail.com. more...  0 Comments

Convictions Overturned in Cuba Five Case

FreeTheFive | A federal appellate court in Atlanta overturned the life-sentence convictions of the Cuba 5 and ordered a new trial on the basis that the men could not get a fair trial in the right-wing Cuban exile stronghold of Miami. more...  2 Comments

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