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Position Paper - 15th February 2008: Digging Machinery operating at Lismullen

Tara Foundation | Digging machinery has appeared on the 6th February 2008 at the Lismullin National Monument near the Hill of Tara in Ireland as attempts are begun to fill in the Henge in advance of Irish and European Court decisions. ( more...  0 Comments


Movement for Justice in El Barrio | Monday February 18th, 7pm

Movement for Justice in El Barrio and
North American Congress on Latin America (NACLA)

Featuring the New York premiere of the new documentary, “One Big Train
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Iraq Moratorium Event Targets Military Recruitment in El Barrio

Alex Kane | The event in New York City was held outside a military recruitment center in East Harlem on 103rd Street and Lexington Ave. A coalition of anti-war groups, including Code Pink NYC, World Can’t Wait and the Harlem Revolution Club, participated in the action that drew between 30-40 people. more...  5 Comments

Cuban Students Denounce Manipulation

posted by F Espinoza | Students whose images were exploited by different foreign media to present them as a sign of rebellion against the Cuban government spoke during a video interview denouncing the manipulations that occurred and denying that they were arrested on Tuesday. more...  1 Comments


Thomas Riggins | Right wing government set to change labor laws encounters worker's general strike. more...  0 Comments


Justice for Filipino American Veterans (JFAV) | What do We want, Equity ! No Justice, No Peace!

The Justice for Filipino American Veterans (JFAV) an alliance of different Filipino World War II veterans groups, youth and students and community groups are all set to mark the 62nd year of the Rescission Act on February 18, and March on Feb 19. 2008 in Los Angeles..

The JFAV will mark February 18 with two mass actions. The first event called JFAV EDUCATION AND ACTION FORUM will be held on February 18 from 9:00 to 2:00 PM at the Lake St. Park Community Center.

The invited speakers for the events are Senator Gil Cedillo of 22nd District, California and Muna Cobtee of ANSWER-LA. The forum seeks to study more about the Filipino Veteran's Struggle and strategize ways to gain justice and equity in 2008

The second mass action will be held on Tuesday, February 19, 2008 from 9 AM to 12 PM. Called the MARCH FOR EQUITY,JUSTICE and FAMILY REUNIFICATION. The JFAV is calling on everyone join in calling for full recognition, benefits, and family reunification for Filipino Veterans. The march will commence at Lake Street Park,227 North Lake St. at Historic Filipinotown, Los Angeles, CA 90026 and end up at the INS Federal Building at 300 Los Angeles Street and Temple St. Several hundreds are expected to attend the march.

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Panama: SUNTRACS Worker martyred at protest

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The Republican Candidate

posted by F Espinoza | In that already famous Super Tuesday, a day of the week when a number of States of the Union were selecting the candidate of their choice for the presidency of the United States from among a group of contenders, one of the likely candidates to replace George W. Bush was John McCain... more...  1 Comments

Cuando de verdad se trata...

reinaldo castillo | La mentira intenta triunfar, pero los principios y las posiciones sinceras sin dudas salen al paso, la hora de retomar la verdad como espada llega para hacernos protagonistas una vez más de la historia. La UCI, como Universidad del futuro cuenta con la posibilidad de responder masivamente a los enemigos de la Revolución. La Verdad, nadie sabe si este extracto tan puro podría afectar su red y de una vez derrumbar las ilusiones basadas en mentiras. more...  1 Comments

Protesters Greet Calderon: Demand Human Rights for Indigenous Peoples

citizen multi-galactica | Protests against Calderon, Plan Mexico, NAFTA and the increase in repression being felt in Mexico at this time.

Big push against proposed Bush/Calderon 'security' pact currently being considered by the U.S. Congress. more...  2 Comments

15-II-2008.- Contra la Represión en Chiapas: Día de Acción Internacional

cml-df | Llamada al día de acción internacional el 15.02.2008 por el respeto a la autonomía indígena y contra la represión en Chiapas more...  0 Comments

Feb. 17-Mar. 9, NYC: Immigration Conversations at Judson

The Politics of Immigration | Join the Judson New Sanctuary Task Force in a series of Sunday afternoon dialogues about this very complex and compelling issue. Each discussion, led by a guest speaker, will focus on a different aspect of immigration in the United States and our city. more...  0 Comments

WNU #934: FBI Arrests Machetero Suspect in Puerto Rico

Weekly News Update | "We don't know what condition our compañero is in at this point," Alvin Couto, an attorney and spokesperson for the Socialist Front of Puerto Rico, said on Feb. 10. more...  0 Comments

INB 2/10/08: Danbury Protest, Chicago Sanctuary, Raids in CA, Utah

Immigration News Briefs | An estimated 3,500 people attended a rally on Feb. 6 in Danbury, Connecticut, to protest a partnership between Danbury police and US Immigrations and Customs Enforcement (ICE). more...  0 Comments

Brave New World

Mumia Abu-Jamal | For several years in the '80's and '90's, stories raced through communities of people being seduced, drugged, and when they awakened, to their horror, an internal organ, like a kidney, had been removed....

Recently, it has been reported that there is a brisk and bustling business in a country touted as 'the world's largest democracy', where the illicit sale of kidneys has become a kind of cottage industry! more...  0 Comments

Barack Obama - White Power in Black Face!

Uhuru News | "He hasn't said the word black out of his mouth, not even to talk about the color of his suit or his shoes! He cannot address the suffering of African people." more...  1 Comments

MONDAY! Protest FBI Arrest in Puerto Rico!

PROLIBERTAD (reposted) | Picket at 26 Federal Plaza
Jacob Javits fed bldg, either B'way btw. Worth St. & Duane St. nr.
Thomas, or at Lafayette & Worth during construction. TRAINS J, M, Z
to Chambers; 4,5 to Brooklyn Bridge; R to City Hall; #1 to Franklin;
A/C to Chambers; 2,3 to Chambers; N, Q to Canal] more...  1 Comments

SULU MASSACRE (Mindanao, Philippines)

Anak Mindanao | “Despicable, loathsome, ruthless…” These were the words of Anak Mindanao Representative Mujiv S. Hataman on the latest tragedy in the province of Sulu , particularly in the coastal town of Maimbung , which claimed the lives of a 4-year old child, Marisa Payian, 9 year old Wedme Lahim, teenagers Alnalyn Lahim, 15 and Sulayman Hakob, 17. Three other civilians were also killed, Kirah Lahim, 45; Eldisim Lahim, 43 and Narcia Abon, 24. A certain Pfc. Ibnul Wahid of the Army's 6th Infantry Division who was said to be on vacation was also killed.

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(R)esistenza - (R)existence

LibLab | A new photographs competition organised by LibLab.
This competition will be a travelling exhibition and a show Book. Find out more.

To cooperate
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New York & London protesters call for Valentine’s boycott of Leviev over Israeli

Adalah-NY | Facing the shop window at LEVIEV New York which was emblazoned with the words “Celebrate Love with Leviev” in pink, the New York protesters carried red, heart-shaped signs saying “Settlements are Heartless,” “Have a Heart Leviev” and “Won’t You be Just.” more...  9 Comments

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