peptide | Two events in particular typify the modern age, the exploitation or rather the reduction of poor, exploited and victimised humans as body part suppliers -- kidneys in particular -- and the vacuous, worthless celebrity of a no-talent, mindless, American rich girl whose presence in the mass media is constant. While millions suffer injustices, tortures and hardships, Paris Hilton is served for mass consumption; coverage of the horrific trade in living human body parts is avoided for obvious and shameful reasons! more... 0 Comments
Time's Up Environmental Group | Free movie night: 8pm @ 49. East Houston Street (between Mott and Mulberry)
Justice for the Filipino American Veterans | Only 18,155 Filipino World War II veterans are still alive out of 260,143 veterans listed in the US Army roster immediately after the war, Philippine Ambassador to the United States Willy Gaa said.
Justice for the Filipino American Veterans | The Justice for Filipino American Veterans (JFAV) and People’s Community Organization for Reform and Empowerment (People’s CORE) and the Echo Park Community Coalition (EPCC) commemorates the 109th Philippine Independence Day and the 62nd Anniversary of the Battle of Bessang last June 12, 2007 at the Los Angeles City Hall.
La Boca Theater | Two years after Hurricane Katrina dumped devastation and mass-displacement on the Big Easy AND 250 years since the expulsion of the Acadian colony from Nova Scotia sent the first Cajuns to the Louisiana bayous AND 500 years since the slave trade began shipping millions of West Africans to the mouth of the Mississippi, the search for home is still not over. Our original play, Evangeline, tells the true story of exile in America, through shadow puppetry, African dance, Henry Wadsworth Longfellow's epic poem, Evangeline: A Tale of Acadie, and real words from hurricane survivors.
John Brown | For many years, millions and millions of people, awake to Uncle Sam's ShellGame Politricks, have sought an alternative to and the concrete negation of that system, but found no candidate with an organic connection with the broad masses of people. Perhaps this was because Uncle Sam assassinated so many of the best young leaders - perhaps for other reasons as well.
Human Rights Watch | Afghanistan's leading female parliamentarian, Malalai Joya, will attend the screenings of ENEMIES OF HAPPINESS at the Human Rights Watch International Film Festival on June 16, 17 & 18 at the Walter Reade Theater at Lincoln Center.
Steven Argue | For the Kurdish people outrageous acts of oppression in Turkey, Iraq, Iran, Armenia, and Syria have included mass murder, suppression of language rights, exploitation of Kurdish resources with nothing but poverty given in return, deprivations of national citizenships, and the brutal suppression of political representation.
Matrix Art Project | Matrix Art Project New York is mounting a compelling video and photography exhibition about the popular rebellion that has been happening in Oaxaca, Mexico during the last year. We are excited to present "Rebellion in Oaxaca" on June 14th, commemorating the events in 2006 which sparked the popular uprising. On view at The International Center, 50 W 23rd St 7th Floor, Opening: Thursday June 14, 2007, 6 - 8pm, video presentation:7 pm. Hours: Monday - Friday 10 am - 8 pm,
Matrix Art Project NYC | Matrix Art Project New York is mounting a compelling exhibition about the popular rebellion that has been happening in Oaxaca, Mexico during the last year. Outstanding images by photojournalists including Katie Orlinsky and Calamity Barucha Peller, and documentary videos by Mal de Ojo TV, capture the courage and determination of Oaxaca's most humble citizens in their struggle against the prevailing social and political injustices. On view at The International Center, 50 W 23rd St 7th Floor, Opening: Thursday June 14, 6 - 8pm, Video Presentation:7 pm. Monday - Friday 10 am - 8 pm, Saturday 9:30 am - 3:30 pm, through July 14. For more information: http://matrixartprojectnyc.blogspot.com/
L9 | The Loyal Nine is a civil liberties organization devoted to ending legislation like the USA PATRIOT Act, Real ID Act, Military Commission Act of 2006, Patriot Act 2 and so on…check out there new webspace at www.loyalnine.com. more... 0 Comments
Jen Nedbalsky | Films that explore the links between Human Rights and the Protection of the Environment more... 0 Comments
Harald Neuber | With their emancipation from the Bretton Woods insitutions, the states of Latin America now try to lessen their dependence. Venezuela's government supports the founding of its own credit institutions. more... 0 Comments
posted by F Espinoza | El gobierno estadounidense no solo pretende continuar injerenciando en los asuntos internos de Cuba según su inveterada costumbre, maniobrando a través de las marionetas que fabrica desde la Oficina de Intereses de La Habana (SINA) o haciendo danzar a la pléyade de mafiosos y terroristas impunes de Miami... more... 0 Comments
NYC People's Referendum on Free Trade | On Thursday, June 14th 2007, Harlem will host a historic encounter that seeks to replace murderous backroom dealings with grassroots democracy. Koreans and Afro-Colombians faced with the destruction of their land, traditional ways of life and local economies are reaching out to Harlem residents to connect the local with the global. The press and public are invited to join the walking tour of Harlem at 5pm, followed by a 6pm drum circle and 6:30 reception at St. Ambrose Church at 9 W 130th Street, at Malcolm X Blvd. Roger Toussaint, President of Transport Workers Union (TWU) Local 100; and Nicole Lee, executive director of TransAfrica will also join the discussion. more... 0 Comments
Hoipolloi Cassidy | Some fifty illegal immigrants from Mali are occupying a parking lot outside Paris, demanding working paper. And - surprise! - the unions are backing them. more... 0 Comments
Aftermath News, The Iraq Solidarity Campaign | Desperate to shore up its flagging ranks, the military is quietly enlisting thousands of active gang members and shipping them to Iraq. Will a brutal murder finally wake up the Pentagon?
richard myers | Lists of working class movies, documentaries, and literature more... 0 Comments
Ho Chi Minh | The Legacy of Agent Orange in Viet Nam
posted by F Espinoza | I don’t like the idea of seeming to be a vengeful person, someone wishful to relentlessly pursue an adversary. I had promised myself to wait a bit and see how the contradictions between Bush and his European allies would unfold on the vital subject of climate change... more... 0 CommentsPage 137 | Page 135
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