Nicholas Powers | “Have you heard about the Jews? Four thousand of them called in sick the morning of 9/11. Did you
GF | Key questions that need to be answered:
populist | What becomes obvious when a Katrina comes along is that for the many "born to lead," there is only a scant few "committed to serve." more... 0 Comments
Ronda Hauber | The disaster of diverting the funding and institutional support needed to prevent the flooding of New Orleans is compounded as the federal government now fails to provide the critical immediate emergency aid to those in the disaster area. more... 0 Comments
maureen | This letter is both a call for introspection and action to aid the victims of Hurricane Katrina and a failed system of government. more... 0 Comments
Atilla Kotanyi | September 24th: We Carry A New World In Our Hearts---A call for a Revolutionary Anti-Authoritarian Bloc Against the War and Capitalism more... 2 Comments
a handful of St. Louis' unwanted children o | We wrote this text because we felt the level of discussion regarding the aftermath of hurricane Katrina needs to move beyond the rhetoric of cheering or condemning looters, cheering or condemning the authorities, or simply crying for the victims. "Oh my god, I can't believe this is happening," or "I told you so," or "People are dying!" just send us talking in circles. We want the U.S. (and possibly the world) to launch into the unknown- the total breakdown of the social order- and then continue pushing for a self-organized society. more... 0 Comments
RM | No more to the Bush agenda. We demand a fair and balanced supreme court that represent the people of the U.S. and NOT the racist, classist, misogynist agenda of the Bush administration. more... 4 Comments
Bergen Action Network | BERGEN ACTION NETWORK
Unk | GOVERNMENT MASSACRE!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! more... 3 Comments
Communist Party, USA | Hurricane Katrina has inflicted an immense and unspeakable tragedy on the people of the Gulf Coast. The situation grows worse by the hour. The Mayor of New Orleans estimates that thousands have died and as many as 100,000 may still be trapped in the flooded city. Without food or drinkable water, time is running out for these men, women and children. more... 6 Comments
Richard Mellor | September 1st, three of the worst looters appeared on CNN. President Bush himself along with two former presidents, Bush the father and Bill Clinton. The current Bush brought the two former one’s in as fundraisers. What hypocrites these characters are. more... 0 Comments
Direct Action, Save Lives | Malik Rahim is in the Algiers neighborhood of New Orleans, which isn't
Kevin Powell | Here is a most comprehensive list of things to do put together by Kevin Powell
Compiled | "Emergency Meeting on the New Orleans Disaster! Tuesday, Sept 6th." || "EMERGENCY MTG (New Orleans) @ Brecht SAT 9/3 @ 1 pm" || "Radical Response to the Hurrican Disaster" || More You Can Do to Help (N.O IMC)
Lynn Landes, publisher of www.EcoTalk.org | We cannot trust this government. We must be as prepared as possible for any eventuality. America is imploding. A new world will emerge. Things will change. At the very least, we should never again allow wealth and power to concentrate in the hands of the privileged few. Only respect for the common good will improve our chances for survival on this planet. more... 4 Comments
@ | An 18 year old took direct action, comandeering a school bus and packing it with 100 strangers. He drove them straight to Houston in the stolen bus. When asked about the consequences, he replied "I dont care if I get blamed for it ," Gibson said, "as long as I saved my people."
An attendee | The following pictures are of a rally held at the military recruitment cetner at Times Square calling for Money for hurricane victims not for war:
Random Person on Craigslist | The baby's not responding! more... 2 Comments
Guardian | A man walked past the bodies dragging a pallet loaded with big bottles of ginger ale, some plates and a frying pan. To the rest of America watching the tragedy unfold on their televisions, he was one of the looters, denounced by President Bush.
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