Hans Bennett | The Philadelphia Inquirer has just reported that the MOVE 9 women were denied parole on grounds that they minimized or denied the "nature and circumstances" of the offense, "refused to accept responsibility" and lacked remorse, and the ‘negative recommendation’ by the prosecutor. more... 0 Comments
Amig@s de Mumia, México | Free Mumia rally outside United States Embassy in Mexico City on April 19 more... 0 Comments
Amig@s de Mumia, México | Manifestación por la libertad de Mumia Abu-Jamal ante la embajada de Estados Unidos, 19 abril more... 0 Comments
Weekly News Update | Speakers cited the violence in Colombia as a reason to oppose the US-Colombia Free Trade Agreement (FTA), which Colombian president Alvaro Uribe and US president George W. Bush are seeking to have the US Congress approve.
Weekly News Update | Missy Walley, principal of Chapel Hill Elementary school in Mount Pleasant, said that students upset about the raids crowded her office on the morning of Apr. 17. One student's mother and another student's father had been arrested, and many students seemed afraid that ICE agents might come to the school. "It was not just our Hispanic children who were upset," she said. "It was all the children. It affected the whole school."
Coalition against Privatization | If approved, this privatization would expose 4 million GHI/HIP policy holders to the hazards of for-profit healthcare (premiums have increased more than 80% in the last seven years). more... 1 Comments
Kevin Gilroy, Partisan Defense Committee |
DOUGLAS FIELD | WHEN THE US CONGRESS DENIED THE MASSES OF AMERICANS THEIR POSSIBLE FREEDOMS!Currently there are reported to be 100,000 falsely imprisoned Americans living along with the estimated 2,000,000 US prison population nationwide.
AJLPP-USA | In response to nationally coordinated raids conducted by Immigration and Custom Enforcement (ICE) the Coalition to Defend Immigrant Rights (CDIR) in Los Angeles will join the Press Conference of the newly formed Filipino American for Immigrant Rights (FAIR) and the Pilipino Workers Center (PWC) on April 26, 2008 and the May 1 Rally Immigrant Workers Day March-Rally in downtown Los Angeles.
Rainforest Action Network | WHAT: Citi's Annual Shareholder Meeting.
Barbara Owens | Dennis Fritz, Author of Journey Toward Justice,arrived in Vermillion, South Dakota, to share his nightmare-out-of-hell story, of the unjust and wrongful conviction for 1st Degree Capital Murder— that he had to suffer for 12 grueling years before justice finally prevailed. more... 0 Comments
Michael Schiffmann, Journalists for Mumia | When on August 2, 1995 the defense tried to subpoena clerks from the Administrative Office of the Pennsylvania Courts as well as the Jury Commissioner of the County of Philadelphia as part of their PCRA petition argument that jury pools were not drawn “from a fair cross section of the community,” Sabo silenced attorney Wolkenstein and had her locked up in a jail cell instead. All subpoenas were quashed, leading attorney Jonathan Piper to state during the defense’s closing argument on September 11, 1995: “We have been precluded from presenting any evidence with respect to the racially-biased manner in which jury pools were selected in Philadelphia in 1982.” This is particularly stupefying since
Mike Marqusee | The contradictions I came to feel between my anti-racist and anti-war views and what Israel was doing. It was a prolonged process, pushed along by two factors. First, events in the Middle East and the increasingly obvious injustice of Israeli policy towards the Palestinians. Second, the stubborn and repeated re-emergence of Palestinian struggle, without which, we wouldn't be talking about the issue at all. more... 0 Comments
Pema | Decide for yourself. more... 4 Comments
citizen | ExxonMobil is sponsoring tomorrow's Go Green Earth Day Festival in McCarren Park. ExxonMobil is also responsible for the largest oil spill in America's history, larger than the Exxon Valdez, just meters away from where the festival will be taking place! more... 0 Comments
Stephen Lendman | His false imprisonment and torture. more... 0 Comments
UhuruNews.com | International People's Democratic Uhuru Movement contends the conviction of five eighth-graders in Baltimore is representative of attack on democratic rights of entire African community more... 0 Comments
Kevin Annett | At a public ceremony and press conference held yesterday in downtown Vancouver, the Friends and Relatives of the Disappeared (FRD) released a list of twenty eight mass graves across Canada holding the remains of untold numbers of aboriginal children who died in Indian Residential Schools, most of them run by the Catholic Church. more... 0 Comments
Red Emma | There are many different responses to the rights of minorities in China, but so far our staunch pro-worker left wing throws up road blocks to growing resistance in the USA? Why are ivory-towered professionals incapable of putting down the books and looking out the window? more... 3 CommentsPage 193 | Page 191
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