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Palestine: PFLP Launches English Website

free palestine | We are launching this English website today, on our historic anniversary, for a number of reasons. We stand today amidst an ongoing assault on our people, marked by occupation, exile, imprisonment, siege, assassination, destruction and invasion, an assault that has continued for sixty years. more...  0 Comments

Union Calls on Starbucks to Pay Holiday Premium on Martin Luther King Day

Starbucks Workers Union | The IWW Starbucks Workers Union has called for Starbucks to honor Dr. Martin Luther King Jr by paying workers a holiday premium on MLK Day. One-third of employers give workers a paid day off for MLK Day; the union is making the modest demand of a holiday premium for Starbucks workers. more...  0 Comments

Hundreds flee Army, NPA war in remote areas nationwide

AJLPP | The ceasefire declared by the military isn’t holding as hundreds of villagers fled remote communities in Luzon, Visayas and Mindanao that have turned into battlegrounds between communist guerrillas and government soldiers. The flight of residents afraid of getting caught in the crossfire has created temporary communities in shelters where the civilians were brought for safety.
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Letter from US Artists and Scholars in support of Cultural Relations with CUBA

posted by F Espinoza | More than 500 U.S. artists and academics demand an end to the blockade... more...  0 Comments

Help children of Irish political prisoners this Christmas.....

IRBB Reader | An appeal to YOU to help make this Christmas a little bit better for the children of Irish Republican political prisoners. Please help and also please email the info below to friends or post anywhere you might think of. Thank you. more...  1 Comments

BTL:Neoconservatives Attack Intelligence Finding on Iran Nuclear Weapons

Distributed by Squeaky Wheel Productions http | BETWEEN THE LINES Syndicated Radio Newsmagazine --Weekly Summary more...  0 Comments

Dispatch from Abu-Jamal-News.com: NBC's Today Show and more...

Hans Bennett | As this week wraps up, there continue to be new stories about Mumia, and the recent Today Show campaign (Smerconish and Faulkner are still upset about how the show fairly presented both sides). more...  0 Comments

Petition to Replace Pelosi as Speaker of the House to Advance Impeachment

Scott Creighton | By using Rule IX of the House Rules, a question of privilege can determine the Speakership vaccant. Then another can be suggested by the majority who will live up to their constitutional obligations, and bring to the floor of the House of Representatives, the articles of impeachment of Dick Cheney and George Bush. more...  0 Comments

Free Activist Movie: Facing Fascism: New Yorkers Remember the Spanish Civil War

SP USA - NYC | The Socialist Party USA (NYC local) invites you to a
viewing and discussion of a recently produced
documentary entitled “Facing Fascism: New Yorkers
Remember the Spanish Civil War.” more...  0 Comments

Urgent Call-In: Stop Attack on Uhuru Movement

Uhuru News | Boley is a private company providing housing assistance in several Florida counites. They receive government funding based on poverty statistics coming mostly out of black communities in the areas they operate. They recently notified four members of the Uhuru Movement in St. Petersburg, Florida, that their housing assistance has been terminated. more...  0 Comments

*Call To Action* Dec. 17 - International Day to End Violence Against Sex Workers

Sarah Jenny | Join $pread [Magazine], SWANK [Sex Worker Action New yorK], and PONY [Prostitutes of New York] on Monday for a candlelight vigil to honor and mourn the sex workers who have died this year and raise awareness of the violence faced by our community. more...  0 Comments

From Alternet: MYTH OF CLEAN COAL

antrim caskey | Just as the American people and the world are beginning to recognize the necessity of shifting to renewable energies, Big Coal, in collusion with an out-of-step administration, is pushing their dirty fossil fuel as the solution to our nation's energy crisis. more...  1 Comments

"Africa and the West" Conference Broadcast

Uhuru Radio | UhuruRadio.com to broadcast Omali Yeshitela's keynote address on December 16 from "Africa and the West" conference in Huelva, Spain more...  0 Comments

Bolivarian Revolution (Kennedy Style) in the Bronx

talismana | come celebrate the 3rd season of heating oil for the Bronx's poor, a la Revolucion Bolivariana!
*info on how to qualify for heating oil * food, friends & politicking * a chance to make ALBA a reality in the USA!


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Workers Assassinated at the Thyssen Krupp Steel-works in Turin!

ICP | During the night of Thursday December 6 the latest in a tragic series of "industrial accidents" struck 7 proletarian families at the Thyssen Krupp steel-works of Turin: 7 workers were overcome and charred by flames in a section where metal castings are cooled by an oil bath. Antonio Schiavone, 36 years old, married and father of 3 children was incinerated immediately, while 3 other workers, after suffering critical burns, died a few days later. more...  0 Comments

Dabke, Diamonds and Dersh: New Video of Dec 8 protest against Leviev

Adalah-NY | The protests focus on Lev Leviev's construction of the settlements of Mattityahu East on Bil'in's land, Tzufim on Jayous' land, Har Homa, Maale Adumim and other settlements, as well as Leviev's role in destroying communities in NYC and Angola. The next protest will be announced shortly.
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RE-AFFIRMING HUMAN RIGHTS AND THE FILIPINO PEOPLE'S DIGNITY

E. SAN JUAN, Jr. | Although Human Rights Day is celebrated only once a year, all Filipinos here in the U.S. and all around the planet--as well as citizens of all countries that signed the UN Charter--should apply and practise in their everyday lives the principles embodied in the United Nations Declaration of Human Rights, a document which is now an integral part of international law and also of all constitutions of nation-states that are members of the United Nations. This article pays homage to the self-sacrificing work of Filipino activists involved in the struggle for national democracy, social justice and equality, in particular to the staff of KARAPATAN and its secretary-general Marie Hilao Enriquez. more...  0 Comments

Contradictions Abound in Cuban Five Case

posted by F Espinoza | Contradictions Abound in Cuban Five Case more...  1 Comments

Statement of Solidarity on the Two-Day Filipino People’s Transport Strike

Pesante-USA | The Philippine Peasant Support Network (Peasant-USA) whole-heartedly and militantly support the 2-day nationwide transport strike led by the Alliance against Oil Price Hike. PISTON and BAYAN Philippines.

The people and the public transport sector have no choice but to show their strength and unity in the face of these continuous depredations and acts of economic sabotage. This is while the oil price worldwide to $ 85 per dollar. While oil prices is going down, oll prices in the Philippines is skyrocketing to the limits more...  0 Comments

Building Bridges Radio: Forida Farmworkers vs Burger King and Goldman Sachs

Ken Nash and Mimi Rosenberg | WBAI's Building Bridges: Your Community and Labor Report
presents this 27.5 minute radio program.
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