William Eon | Repeat after me: No more Lying,
Mumia Abu-Jamal | The defense utilized the "bad company" argument: that Bell was shot and killed because he was among "the wrong crowd."
Hans Bennett | On May 1, the day of his book's release, author J. Patrick O'Connor was interviewed at Philadelphia City Hall about "The Framing of Mumia Abu-Jamal." In part two of this interview, he discusses the March 27 ruling by the US Third Circuit Court of Appeals denying Mumia a new guilt-phase trial. In his book, O'Connor felt strongly that Mumia would be granted a new trial, and in light of the contrary ruling, he argues that the court made a political decision and actually went against court precedent to do this. more... 0 Comments
Heather Squire | FUREE (Families United for Racial and Economic Equality) is having their annual convention and march on Saturday, May 17th from 12-5pm at PS 67 in Fort Greene (51 St. Edwards St.)
Spartacist League/Spartacus Youth Club | Spartacist League/Spartacus Youth Club Forum:
SWANK, SWOP-NYC, PONY, & the Desiree Alliance | We are in the midst of a Pink Scare, in which oppressive laws and social stigma partner to generate hysteria around what, for us, can prove to be simply a decent way to make a living. The circumstances surrounding Ms. Palfrey’s death suggest that Americans reconsider the current state and federal policies that govern sex work, as well as the stigmatization and sensational treatment of those who participate in this industry. more... 1 Comments
Linn Washington Jr. | Last week’s Parole Board decision involving that MOVE trio (who’ve served time longer than the average third-degree murder case) underscores the pollution of politics in the justice system....The reason why so many people feel racism infects law, from police to judges to prisons, results from so many being jerked by the justice system so often. more... 1 Comments
El Libertario, Venezuela | * This editorial comes from issue #53 (May-June 2008) of El Libertario, a Venezuelan anarchist voice of ideas and proposals for action. It confirms our commitment to autonomous social mobilization, which has already begun to express itself through concrete struggles from below, as in the recent steelworkers conflict. more... 17 Comments
Hans Bennett | On May 1, the day of his book's release, author J. Patrick O'Connor was interviewed at Philadelphia City Hall about "The Framing of Mumia Abu-Jamal." more... 1 Comments
Radio Venezuela en Vivo Collective | On the day before a secessionary referendum in Bolivia's Santa Cruz province, it's important to remember the words of Noam Chomsky, who spoke about US Interventional in Latin America & possible US support for such secessionist movements a year and a half ago at a public even at MIT. more... 0 Comments
NY CISPES | For the first time since the 1980's, CISPES has been singled out for attack by the Department of "Justice". Our response to any attempt by the US government to infringe on those rights will not be to retreat one inch but rather to build the strongest, broadest resistance movement we can! Come out to support CISPES on Monday May 5! more... 0 Comments
Movement for Justice in El Barrio | To Our Fellow Members of the East Harlem Community,
UhuruNews.com | Hosts Ivory Sobukwe-SoDaye, International People's Democratic Uhuru Movement (InPDUM) President and Kobina Bantushango will talk with Joseph Guzman, live from New York City, on last week's acquittal of the three policemen who fired 50 shots, injuring Guzman and killing his friend, Sean Bell, both unarmed. They will be joined by Diop Olugbala, NYC InPDUM organizer.
Agencia Prensa Rural | A jailed paramilitary said in sworn testimony that Colombian President
leroy | Obama Has Apparently Forgotten that He Needs the 3 - 5 Percent Core Left Vote to Win in November
Hans Bennett | Check out today's NY Times! more... 0 Comments
Thomas Riggins | A new bill is working its way through Congress to allow companies that lie on their patent applications to keep the patents. Current law allows them to be voided. more... 0 Comments
Christian Salmon | "When politics threatens to destroy you, tell stories, stories of good and evil. Make every election into a morality play," Rove said. When politics becomes a spectacle and making money out of money is stylized as the most noble pursuit, may our storytelling be future-friendly, environment-friendly and labor-friendly! more... 0 Comments
forwarded by Skinny John | Rev. Wright is essentially correct in his statements on racism in the u.s.. Although HIV as a virus actually wasn't invented by the u.s. gov't (see http://www.healaids.com) the u.s. gov't is not above such actions (see PNAC quote at the end of this post). Obama is in public denial on racism in order to serve his white supremacist corporate masters. more... 1 Comments
Liberty needs a home | Hillary sees that immigration control is a vote-getting issue more... 3 CommentsPage 155 | Page 153
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