populist | Economically, most Afghans see neither an improvement in their personal lot, or view the rebuilding of their country happening at an acceptable pace. more... 0 Comments
The Record | For 25 years, the Ford Motor Co.'s factory in Mahwah churned out the latest in Detroit horsepower -- 6 million vehicles in all. But before closing in 1980, it also generated an ocean of hazardous waste. Much of that remains where it was dumped -- in watersheds and other environmentally sensitive places, including a 900-acre tract in Ringwood that's home to people who say the pollution has made them sick.
Repost from jamie | "Failure to plan, and train properly has plagued U.S. efforts in Afghanistan, Iraq and now that failure has come home to roost in the United States," the confidential report said. more... 0 Comments
G. Dunkel | One UFT member pointed out the flaws to Workers World. “Zero percent for the first year, 2 percent for the second. This means that for the two-and-a half years we worked without a contract, we’ll get about a thousand dollars. Not much for New York City.” more... 1 Comments
Naught Bloomberg | Bloombert's advertising is plentiful. However, knowledge about Bloomberg's record is rare.
Mark Borino | Support the largest progressive political campaign in New York CIty and get involved with our continuing struggle to Defend Brooklyn against developers, corporations and vile politicians. more... 3 Comments
Naomi Archer | Yesterday I drove to the Algiers Red Cross distribution point which is located in the southern section of the Algiers neighborhood near the middle-class white section of town. As soon as I walked in, I noticed a
By Bill Van Auken |
Tom Soto | On Sept. 23, as hundreds of workers and their families were participating in the annual pro-independence commemoration known as "El Grito de Lares," agents of the Federal Bureau of Investigations descended on the town of Hormigueros in western Puerto Rico and fired the shots that killed Puerto Rican liberation hero Filiberto Ojeda Ríos. more... 0 Comments
Nick Cooper | The shopping centers that have replaced our communities don't provide shelter from storms. more... 0 Comments
jw | A Texas grand jury on Wednesday charged Rep. Tom DeLay and two political associates with conspiracy in a campaign finance scheme, forcing the House majority leader to temporarily relinquish his post. more... 0 Comments
AMERICAN-STATESMAN STAFF | DeLay indicted on conspiracy charges more... 0 Comments
OnNYturf | Well, that didn't take long. Just when we thought race baiting was out of NYC Mayoral politics...Its Back! Representatives Jerrold L. Nadler of Manhattan and Gregory W. Meeks of Queens are upset with Staten Island congressman Vito Fossella over his comment that a Ferrer victory would mean going "right back to the antagonistic years under David Dinkins." [Read More] more... 0 Comments
Dr. Betty Martini | Don Rumsfeld ran the aspartame company & used his clout to get FDA approval. See clip: http:www.soundandfury.tv/pages/rumsfeld2.html New Mexico decides 10405 if it has the power to ban this poison. Aspartame brain tumor cases being accepted for litigation in New York and New Jersey. more... 0 Comments
Bartelby | After working closely with both historical passenger manifests for Ellis Island immigrants and evacuee lists for hurrican Katrina I can tell you with absolute certainty that white skin privilege in the early 20th century extended as far as the docks in Europe where immigrants were boarding. more... 4 Comments
Someone There | The following pictures were taken at the demonstration on 26 Federal Plaza on 9-26-05 protesting the FBI assassination of Puerto Rican revolutionary leader Filberto Ojeda Rios. more... 1 Comments
Juan Antonio Ocasio Rivera | Hundreds of people packed the sidewalk at Federal Plaza Monday, rallying against the FBI intervention and assassination in Puerto Rico of respected Nationalist Filiberto Ojeda Rios. [See Pictures of the Rally] || [Coverage From Visual Resistance] more... 1 Comments
Someone There | The following pictures were taken at the demonstration on 26 Federal Plaza on 9-26-05 protesting the assassination of Filberto Ojeda Rios, Puerto Rican revolutionary leader, by the FBI.... more... 0 Comments
anon | More pics of anti-authoritarian bloc in DC more... 10 Comments
No Land Grab |
From the Brooklyn Downtown Star:Mattera worked it into her opening statement, attacking Markowitz for his support of the proposal, which she called "the biggest sweetheart deal that has ever been done," and she continued to provoke him throughout the debate.
"I don't know if he was clueless about the scope of the plan or he just didn't care," Mattera said about Markowitz.more... 0 Comments Page 15 | Page 13
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