http://bikeblog.blogspot.com/ | Long lost bike event finds new youthful energy April 25, 2008 more... 17 Comments
Carolyn Birden | Members of COALITION TO PRESERVE COMMUNITY and other groups are marching to fight Columbia University's Harlem expansion into West Harlem while veterans of the 1968 rebellion against the university's attempts to take over park land for its own use. The Students have been threatened with retaliation by the University. Members of the community want the veterans of 1968 to know that the issues they fought for are alive: CU is a real estate corporation, and Harlem is just another piece of property. more... 1 Comments
roger m | Great ride, great after-party. more... 0 Comments
NY/NJ Palestinian & Arab Community | 1948 - 2008: 6.8 Million Palestinian Refugees Denied a Homeland. JOIN THE PALESTINIAN AND ARAB COMMUNITIES OF NY AND NJ IN DEMANDING AN END TO THIS CATASTROPHE,
Betty Yu | May Day originated in the United States when native and immigrant workers united to fight for the 8 hour day. Today we are calling all workers to come together – not just to fight for survival, but to fight for better lives, and control over our time and our lives. Corporations reap billions off the backs of working people by pitting immigrant against citizen. At the same time, the government and elite call for strengthening of the Employer Sanctions Provision – a modern-day slave law – to create and expand the underclass of labor this law created. They are also pushing guestworker and legalization programs that will legalize a few, while criminalizing many more. We march to forge unity among immigrant and native born workers, and build a movement to make equal rights for all workers a national priority this year more... 4 Comments
imc Athens | One of the first immigrants' strike in Greece, against the humiliating salaries and the bad living conditions. Police and authorities backing the land-owners more... 0 Comments
Kamal Imani & Ras Isatu | Citizens Arrest Po Po is a spoken word song reminding us to do what the Black Panthers suggested in the early 70's regarding police and system injustice! more... 0 Comments
NYC IMC | NEW YORK - Three detectives were acquitted of all charges Friday in the 50-shot killing of an unarmed groom-to-be on his wedding day, a case that put the NYPD at the center of another dispute involving allegations of excessive firepower. more... 11 Comments
John Brown | Breaking News - All 3 killer cops have been acquitted of the murder of Sean Bell.
AJLPP-USA | The US Senate began deliberation on S.1315 or the Filipino Veterans Equity Bill on April 22, 2008 and today, with a vote of 96-1, the bill was finally passed.
Chris von Deutschburg | For over five years, David Hicks was tortured by the Bush administration at the American concentration camp at Guantanamo Bay. Tortured with the full knowledge and consent of the then Australian Howard Government. more... 0 Comments
Hans Bennett | Check out this video! Lots of folks came out from NYC. more... 1 Comments
Lucy Roessler | Si durante la operación de masacre de Raúl Reyes y sus compañeros fueron empleadas bombas GBU-12 Paveway II u otras pudiera parecer irrelevante a estas alturas... more... 0 Comments
Vicente Rosa | Mountain Justice Summer Camp
The Politics of Immigration | Two opportunities for serious discussions on immigration: What are the root causes? What's the impact on the economy? What does enforcement accomplish? more... 0 Comments
Justice for Filipino American Veterans (JFAV) | enator Gilbert Cedillo (D-Los Angeles) issued the following statement on the United States Senate unanimous vote to proceed with a floor debate on S. 1315, the Veterans Benefits Enhancement Act. Among other actions the bill would restore U.S. Veterans status and eligibility for Veterans Affairs (VA) disability pension benefits to Filipino Veterans serving in WW II. A final vote is expected today:
protestbarrick.net | With 50 percent of newly mined gold taken from Indigenous lands, the devastating effects of these mines stays far those who can afford the gold. Join speakers from three different aboriginal communities while they discuss their experiences organizing against the World's largest gold miner, Barrick Gold, and find out what you can do as a New Yorker to help them in their struggle. more... 0 Comments
EveryOne Group | The persecution of the Rroms (Roma) in Italy: EveryOne Group and the Committee for the Rights of the Roma of Casilino 900 have launched an appeal to the European Court of Human Rights following a serious humanitarian emergency at the Casilino 900 camp, in Rome. more... 0 Comments
Michael Gould-Wartofsky | Dawnay, Day may have gotten more than it bargained for in East Harlem, known as El Barrio to those who call it home. Here, the powerful multinational corporation has run into a different kind of power, the power of a community ready to defend its right to exist. more... 0 Comments
NYC Wobbly | The court-ordered injunction barred the company from firing any employees involved in the class-action lawsuit for back wages. The company has since violated the injunction multiple times, and has fired a total of 11 union members since August 2007. Come send a clear message to the boss that dirty union-busting tactics will not be tolerated! more... 0 CommentsPage 194 | Page 192
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