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SOA Watch | New York residents Alice Gerard and Julienne Oldfield of Grand Island and Syracuse, respectively, were sentenced to federal prison today by the Columbus, Georgia federal court. more... 0 Comments
sended by F Espinoza | How is the surrender of huge weapons caches supposed to lighten someone’s sentence? more... 1 Comments
Worker Freedom | IWW Starbucks Workers Union: A Year in Review and a Look Ahead more... 0 Comments
a4rnyc.org | Assemble for Rights NYC (a4rnyc.org) is holding a rally and press conference to oppose the NYPD's new parade permitting rules and call on the City Council to reign in the NYPD's power grab. Join Civil Liberties Advocate Norman Siegel, Councilwoman Rosie Mendez, and Assemble for Rights in defending our right to assemble. more... 0 Comments
Mumia Abu-Jamal | While Mumia Abu-Jamal’s court case heats up (oral arguments expected this winter: http://www.indymedia.org/en/2006/12/876386.shtml ) he continues to report on world-events from his death-row cell. Beginning with the audio from Mumia’s recent speech to this weekend’s massive anti-war demonstrations in San Francisco and Washington DC ( http://www.prisonradio.org/audio/mumia/2007MAJ/jan07/1-23-07WarSpeech.mp3 ), Mumia has also recently written essays about President Bush’s “new strategy” for Iraq, US corporate profits in Iraq, global warming, Martin Luther King Day, and the death of Gerald Ford. more... 0 Comments
Linnea Covington | A small group of people gathered today to make a stand for human rights as there has still been no indictment of the officers that shot and killed Sean Bell in November. Viola Plummer and Omowale Clay spoke to the gathering about taking a stand against the police, civil and human rights, and the removal of Police Commissioner Raymond Kelly. more... 1 Comments
Eugene Weixel | When the number of removals spikes so does the number of child fatalities. It's easy to figure out why. Caseworkers are swamped with "cover your ass" reports from various mandated reporters. They spend hours waiting in family court while other cases are placed on their desks, some of these cases being about real children who are in real danger more... 0 Comments
Infoshop News | Congresswoman Maxine Waters (D-Calif.) visited the closed St. Bernard Housing Complex in New Orleans on Sunday. more... 0 Comments
Jeremy | Billionaires for Coal
Lumumba | CONGO: WHITE KING, RED RUBBER, BLACK DEATH describes how King Leopold II of Belgium turned Congo into its private colony between 1885 and 1908. Under his control, Congo became a gulag labor camp of shocking brutality. Leopold posed as the protector of Africans fleeing Arab slave-traders but, in reality, he carved out an empire based on terror to harvest rubber. Families were held as hostages, starving to death if the men failed to produce enough wild rubber. Children's hands were chopped off as punishment for late deliveries. more... 1 Comments
Jed Brandt | Once again, hundreds of thousands have demonstrated their opposition to Bush's war and domestic repression. That's not stopping Bush's push into Iran, Somalia and increased troops to Iraq and Afghanistan. Just as activists need to become organizers, dissent must turn to resistance. (All opinions stated here are the authors alone.) more... 39 Comments
School of the Americas Watch Media | On Monday, January 29 sixteen people will appear in federal court for peacefully walking onto a military base in protest of a controversial Army training school. Each person faces up to six months in prison and a $5,000 fine for this act of nonviolent civil disobedience. more... 0 Comments
madhatter | NYC’s immigrant food warehouse workers unionize w/IWW;
Clemency Project | I am looking for inmates whose cases show a lack of evidence, those who are guilty but have a good conduct record, and those who have pled not guilty in NY State area. more... 0 Comments
Democracy Now | Police in California, New York and Florida arrested eight former Black Panthers earlier this week on charges related to the 1971 killing of a San Francisco police officer. Charges were thrown out in 1974 after it was revealed police used torture to extract confessions in the case. We speak with two of the defendants’ attorneys. [includes rush transcript] more... 0 Comments
Michael GW | Wobblies, fellow workers, community and anti-capitalist activists come together to fight back. more... 0 Comments
xaam [A] . imc oaxaca . luna [T] | "on the 12 of january 2007, we left my house with two students i didn't know well as recently a friend had introduced us during the march on the 10th of this month, they asked me if i could provide them with accommodation as they had limited resources. the little chance we'd had to talk they said they were coming to carry out a field study for their thesis. more... 0 Comments
NYC IWW | Good times, great music, and an even better cause more... 0 Comments
Thomas Riggins | Jewish anti-Zionist sect faces hostility from co-religionists upon return from visit to Iran. The group's beliefs, and the reaction to them, are a test of the limits of tolerance to be extended to people who have radically different ideas. more... 0 CommentsPage 110 | Page 108
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