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Community Groups in Harlem Protest Council Members Efforts to Gentrify Their Communities

Movement for Justice in El Barrio | The threat of community displacement and gentrification has been rearing its ugly head across all of Harlem. The three Council Members, Melissa Mark-Viverito, Robert Jackson, and Inez Dickens, who supposedly represent the three districts that make up Harlem: West Harlem, Central Harlem, and East Harlem, have banded together time and again to support gentrification and displacement. more...  1 Comments

Presidential candidate Cynthia McKinney Condemns Sean Bell Verdict

Skinny John | > Cynthia McKinney Writes on the Sean Bell Verdict more...  2 Comments

The Indypendent Issue #119: Subprime Color Line

The Indypendent | The latest issue of the Indypendent is out, with a cover story on how the foreclosure crisis is ripping off blacks and seniors. Also, included in the culture section are reviews of movies and books. In addition, a story from Ethiopia on how global climate change is sparking conflict. more...  0 Comments

The Benefit of the Doubt

Kat Aaron | As NYPD rolls out police with machine guns in the subways, police in the Sean Bell shooting are acquitted on all charges. Is the NYPD trying to send a message with the timing of their new Operation Torch? more...  3 Comments

Calls for Justice Are Loud in Sean Bell Case

NYC IMC | Following yesterday morning's announcement of Judge Cooperman's "not guilty on all counts" acquittal verdict of 3 of the 5 NYPD officers involved in the murder of Sean Bell, hundreds gathered in Queens to express their outrage more...  1 Comments

¿Es Venezuela un país militarizado?

Marcial Guerra | Como un ejemplo para constatar el grado de militarización que el gobierno de Hugo Chávez ha impuesto en estos 9 años, aquí va una lista -incompleta- de actuales funcionarios gubernamentales de primer rango provenientes de la milicia venezolana. more...  0 Comments

19 Ways The Bush Regime Social Security Administration Violates The Public

Light Disinfects | rape of trust fund for war, failure to notify
widows and others of benefits, illegal pressuring of clients to provide physical
rather than mailing address, banning the use
of cell phones re Social Security during interviews,
long waiting times, illegal possession of data
bases by Time Warner, ATT etc.
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MARCH!! MAY 1, 2008: International Workers' Day at 2pm in Chinatown

Betty Yu | May Day originated in the United States when native and immigrant workers united to fight for the 8 hour day. Today we are calling all workers to come together – not just to fight for survival, but to fight for better lives, and control over our time and our lives. Corporations reap billions off the backs of working people by pitting immigrant against citizen. At the same time, the government and elite call for strengthening of the Employer Sanctions Provision – a modern-day slave law – to create and expand the underclass of labor this law created. They are also pushing guestworker and legalization programs that will legalize a few, while criminalizing many more. We march to forge unity among immigrant and native born workers, and build a movement to make equal rights for all workers a national priority this year more...  4 Comments

Sean Bell Citizens Arrest PoPo (The Police) SpokenWord by EasternPhilosophyPoets

Kamal Imani & Ras Isatu | Citizens Arrest Po Po is a spoken word song reminding us to do what the Black Panthers suggested in the early 70's regarding police and system injustice! more...  0 Comments

Three Cops Acquitted In Killing of Sean Bell

NYC IMC | NEW YORK - Three detectives were acquitted of all charges Friday in the 50-shot killing of an unarmed groom-to-be on his wedding day, a case that put the NYPD at the center of another dispute involving allegations of excessive firepower. more...  11 Comments

Pigs who killed Sean Bell let free by judge

ALasBarricadas | Judge Arthur Cooperman let the three pigs who killed Sean Bell - Michael Oliver, Gescard Isnora and Marc Cooper free. Yet another sad example of how the US government's so-called "justice system" really works.

People's Justice (  http://www.peoplesjustice.org ) is one of the main organizers of protests regarding this. They are supported by Make the Road by Walking, the International Action Center, the Brecht Forum, the War Resisters League and other organizations. more...  0 Comments

US Federal Agent Debates 9-11 truth movement

Nathan Wilson | On April 17,2008 a US Federal Agent debated the September 11,2001 Attacks with the 9-11 truth movement. He exposed how they have been "Censoring" information that didnot fit into their Political Agenda. more...  0 Comments

Join the Anarchist contingent on May Day in NYC!!

NEFAC-NYC | NEFAC-NYC is calling for an anarchist workers contingent to join in the May Day marches in our city next Thursday, May 1, 2008. 1pm - Join the IWW march at Cadman Plaza, at the foot of the Brooklyn Bridge. Look for the Red & Black flags and banners. 2pm - Rally with the Break the Chains Campaign at Chinatown's Roosevelt Park 4pm - March & Rally with the May 1 Coalition at Union Square Last Stop - Headquarters of Immigration & Customs Enforcement more...  1 Comments

David Hicks - American concentration camp survivor.

Chris von Deutschburg | For over five years, David Hicks was tortured by the Bush administration at the American concentration camp at Guantanamo Bay. Tortured with the full knowledge and consent of the then Australian Howard Government. more...  0 Comments

VIDEO: A19 Philly Mumia Demo, featuring Veronica Jones

Hans Bennett | Check out this video! Lots of folks came out from NYC. more...  1 Comments

NYCLAW Support for ILWU May Day Antiwar Work Stoppage

New York City Labor Against the War (NYCLAW) | It will take a mutiny to end this war. The ILWU has a proud tradition of work stoppages to protest South African apartheid and U.S. death squads in Central America. Your May Day action shows how workers -- both in and out of uniform -- have the collective power to end this war, bring the troops home now, and get the U.S. out of the Middle East. more...  0 Comments

The Injustice Continues: MOVE 9 women denied parole

Hans Bennett | The Philadelphia Inquirer has just reported that the MOVE 9 women were denied parole on grounds that they minimized or denied the "nature and circumstances" of the offense, "refused to accept responsibility" and lacked remorse, and the ‘negative recommendation’ by the prosecutor. more...  0 Comments

Mike Flugennock Presents Another Damn Election Cartoon, Already

Mike Flugennock | Oh, alright, goddammit...

To all you classy chatterers, all you Sunday morning jabberers, all you Donkeycratic apparatchiks, Roe v. Wade Worriers, Liberal Whiners...yes, I give up, you're right; there IS a distinct difference between the Repuglicans and the Democraps, and I can spell it out for you plainly and elegantly right here: more...  0 Comments

WHEN THE US MEDIA SAID NO MORE INJUSTICE!

DOUGLAS FIELD | WHEN THE US CONGRESS DENIED THE MASSES OF AMERICANS THEIR POSSIBLE FREEDOMS!Currently there are reported to be 100,000 falsely imprisoned Americans living along with the estimated 2,000,000 US prison population nationwide.


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Hunger Plagues Haiti and the World

Stephen Lendman | agribusiness schemes more...  0 Comments

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