LOHV-NYC | Council Members Alan J. Gerson (D-Manhattan), David Weprin (D-Queens) and Tony Avella (D-Queens) joined representatives from the League of Humane Voters of New York City (LOHV-NYC) yesterday afternoon to announce a new legislative effort to require sprinklers in pet stores. On Monday morning, a blaze at a Queens pet store killed an untold number of animals; approximately two hundred were being kept in the store. In 2004, a similar pet store fire killed over one thousand animals in Long Island. In 2002, an Upper Manhattan inferno killed over two hundred animals. more... 0 Comments
worker Freedom | Mansoor Ossanlou, the jailed president of Tehran’s bus workers’ union (the Syndicate of Workers of Tehran and Suburbs United Bus Company), was released at 3.30 pm local time today, 9th August, after spending over seven and a half months in prison. He was warmly greeted by his family and colleagues more... 0 Comments
Barry Grey | The response of Connecticut Senator Joseph Lieberman and the Democratic Party leadership to Lieberman’s defeat in Tuesday’s Democratic primary election says a great deal about the politics of the Democratic Party and the state of American politics as a whole.
ROBBY STAVEN | NOMOJO more... 4 Comments
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Roy Rollin | A while back, in a similar such discussion, "the burningman" aptly described Carl Davidson's as one of "those…type(s)…who were once revolutionary and were defeated, but now spend their energy limiting the range of (what's) possible (by) permanently attaching the activist left to the Democratic Party." I couldn't have said it better myself.
NYCLU | August 7, 2006 -- The New York Civil Liberties Union today expanded a
Liberty Dollar | The day after Ben Bernanke raises interest rates for the 18th time, Bernard von NotHaus, noted Monetary Architect, will present a $50 Gold Federal Reserve Note for redemption as specified on the Note and guaranteed by the Constitution, at the Federal Reserve Bank of New York at 33 Liberty Street in lower Manhattan… more... 0 Comments
gothink3 | Citi and Chase banks are distributing “smart cards” or “blink cards” to their unknowing customers. Either way these cards contain RFID (Radio Frequency Identification) and pose a threat to your privacy and bank accounts ie: digital pick-pocketing or worse a way to track humans. more... 2 Comments
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LOHV-NYC | Council Member Alan J. Gerson (D-Manhattan) joined representatives from the League of Humane Voters of New York City (LOHV-NYC) this afternoon to announce a new legislative effort to require sprinklers in pet stores. more... 0 Comments
Stephen Lendman | A POWERFUL INDICTMENT OF COMMERCIAL NUCLEAR POWER AND WHY ITS USE MUST END. more... 0 Comments
brooklyn socialists | **Toufic Haddad is a Palestinian-America activist and writer who edits the radical journal Between the Lines, published from Jerusalem and Ramallah. He is also a frequent contributor to Counterpunch, the International Socialist Review, and ZNet.**
Weekly News Update on the Americas | On the first evening of the taking of Mexico City, center-left presidential candidate Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador spoke to thousands crowded into the Zocalo in a driving downpour and invoked Gandhi: "First they ignore you, then they laugh at you, then they beat you, and then you win." more... 0 Comments
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Lee Siu Hin - Immigrant Solidarity Network | Yesterday We Marched
me | August 12 National March to Stop the U.S.-Israeli War
Roy Rollin | In "Israel and the future of the antiwar movement," Socialist Worker's Sharon Smith correctly points out that "the weakness of the mainstream U.S. antiwar movement toward Israeli war crimes is not a temporary aberration, but a long-standing phenomenon." She illustrates this up by connecting the UFPJ leadership's "repeat(ing) the mainstream media’s depiction" of the recent events in the Middle East to the position taken by their political predecessors (in many cases the same people with the same politics) on the eve of Israel's last invasion of Lebanon in 1982, when a massive peace rally that they organized in NYC's Central Park conveniently made no mention of Israel’s bombing of Lebanon. more... 23 Comments
Third World Solidarity Group | Support an immediate stop to the US-UK-Israeli invasion and occupation of Lebanon and Palestine, immediate and unconditional withdrawal of all Israeli troops, stop to all US-led bogus, gunboat diplomacy, adequate and fair representation of Lebanese, Palestinian and other Arab governments in the settlement of the conflict, support for the sovereignty and independence of the Palestinian and Lebanese governments!!! In the long term, end US-UK-Israeli exploitation, control and interference in the Middle East!!! more... 0 Comments
jen lawhorne | Sunday in Mexico City, Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador rejected a high Mexico court’s resolution for a partial recount of votes from the presidential election and announced that civil resistance will continue until demands for a full recount are met. more... 0 CommentsPage 74 | Page 72
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