Mumia Abu-Jamal | War isn't a Democratic or Republican project - it is a corporate one, where both corporate parties play the game laid down by their sponsors and contributors.
Movement for Justice in El Barrio | Open Letter to Council Member Melissa Mark Viverito from Movement for Justice in El Barrio more... 11 Comments
Trevor Jones | The candle wick just grew a little shorter, friends. The U.S. House of Representatives passed HR 1955 (110th Congress), the Violent Radicalization and Homegrown Terrorism Prevention Act of 2007 on October 24th, 2007. The bill will create a commission to study the causes of "radicalization" and its prevention. more... 0 Comments
Mothers on the Move | Mothers on the Move (MOM) invites South Bronx Residents to meet with their neighbors and representatives in a People’s Assembly Saturday, October 27th 12pm to 3pm at the Iglésia Evangélica Española del Bronx (Spanish Church). MOM members will inform their neighbors of campaign advances and setbacks during 2007, and demand accountability from public officials on issues such as the $375 million designated for a new jail instead of a community center in Hunts Point. The Assembly will visit the home of at least one no-show public official at the end of the day.
forwarded by Skinny John | We need your help! The Senate has decided to have a "cloture" vote on the federal DREAM Act tomorrow and our opposition is mobilizing in full force.
John O'Hagan | Taxi drivers demand the halt of GPS units being installed in cabs, as well as union recognition. The New York Taxi Workers Alliance has taken the GPS issue to federal court. more... 0 Comments
forwarded by Skinny John | Have you signed the Tribunal Petition to President Bush and the US Congress yet ? If
Ron Jacobs, Counterpunch.com | While also spotlighting the cases of The SF 8, Veronza Bowers, Jr., and Jamil Abdullah Al-Amin (formerly H. Rap Brown), Ron Jacobs writes that the new Mumia Abu-Jamal crime scene photos in German author Michael Schiffmann's book:
shane jones | Millions of U.S. workers and youth have come to reject the inhuman conditions the crisis of capitalism is producing: the War on Iraq, the Katrina disaster, attacks on immigrants, stagnant wages, cuts in social services, the health care crisis, and on and on. On the basis of events, consciousness is changing, starting with the most advanced and active layer of the workers and youth, and is increasingly directed toward a break with the capitalist system and its representatives.
patrick martin | The press conference held by President George W. Bush Wednesday was, like all of his press appearances, full of non-sequiturs, evasions and political bullying. Bush called the news conference to present himself as an opponent of excessive federal spending, by which he meant a few billion for children’s health insurance in the bill he vetoed last week, not the hundreds of billions his administration has squandered on wars in Iraq and Afghanistan or the trillions in tax cuts for the rich.
Sheriff Joe | Sheriff Joe Arpaio, the thug who boasts that he is the meanest Sheriff in the world and who runs the gulag prison called “Tent City”, which serves as the Maricopa County Jail arrested the owners of the Phoenix New Times, who also own the Village Voice. The New Times routinely runs articles that portray Sheriff Joe as the thug and criminal which he is. more... 62 Comments
Jonathan Nack | What makes both Clinton and Giuliani particularly sinister and dangerous are precisely their toughness, intelligence, and competency combined with their respective characters and world views, and their ultimate allegiance to the corporate capitalist establishment. more... 0 Comments
John O'Hagan | Tomorrow will see three events being held for the Iraq Moratorium. One by Military families speak out, the second by New School SDS and the third by Harlem residents asking for peace. more... 1 Comments
backhaver | What:
Thomas Riggins | The problem is the Dems dependence on corporate welfare to survive more... 4 Comments
Stephen Lendman | Hope for social change in Ecuador more... 0 Comments
Mumia Abu-Jamal | Hillary R. Clinton is running on a record of failure. For, while she is admittedly a popular Senator, who has paid due attention to some of her constituents, she is part of a Congress that has been woeful in its failure to rein in a power-mad presidency on the big issues, of war and peace, of torture, secret prisons, wiretapping, and the like.
love | Yet another reason to show at this year's Monday, October 22 Protest Police Brutality March; WEAR BLACK.
Belaar Baloch | At present, the Baloch are suffering a “second revolution.” Under the leadership of Khomeini’s faithful followers, there are those who vow to take the revolution back to its roots. This new generation of followers has recently renewed their hostility towards the Baloch and other ethnic groups, particularly those concentrated in bordering regions. more... 1 Comments
love | OCTOBER 22, 2007: NATIONAL DAY OF PROTEST TO STOP POLICE BRUTALITY, REPRESSION AND THE CRIMINALIZATION OF A GENERATION
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