Bill Fletcher Jr. | King concluded that it was not enough to win an end to formal segregation or even to win voting rights. For the last two to three years of his life he focused on the intersection of racial justice, economic justice (including his Poor People’s Campaign and support for unionization) and what we would now call global justice (specifically his courageous opposition to the Vietnam War) more... 0 Comments
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Movement for Justice in El Barrio | The threat of community displacement and gentrification has been rearing its ugly head across all of Harlem. The three Council Members, Melissa Mark-Viverito, Robert Jackson, and Inez Dickens, who supposedly represent the three districts that make up Harlem: West Harlem, Central Harlem, and East Harlem, have banded together time and again to support gentrification and displacement. more... 1 Comments
Stephen Lendman | Targeting environmental and animal rights activists. more... 1 Comments
Michael Gould-Wartofsky | "We Are All Sean Bell": Images of the People's Justice March that took the streets of Queens on Friday, April 25, 2008. The spark: The acquittal of the three cops who fired 50 shots into an unarmed Black man on his wedding day in 2007.
Filipino Immigrant Network for Empowerment | In response to nationally coordinated raids conducted by Immigration and Custom Enforcement (ICE) and the pressing problems of immigration by more than 12 million immigrants including 1.5 million Filipinos in the U,S, the Filipino Americans for Immigration Reform (FAIR) and the Pilipino Workers Center (PWC) held a Press Conference at the Pilipino Workers Center (PWC) on April 26, 2008 in preparation for the May 1 Rally Immigrant Workers Day March-Rally in downtown Los Angeles.
Wobbly City | “We can bring to birth a new world from the ashes of the old!” more... 2 Comments
Eustaquio Polo / Saturday 26 April 2008 | Eustaquio Polo Rivera is Vice President of the Major Leadership
John Pilger / Thursday 24 April 2008 | John Pilger argues that an unreported war is being waged by the US to
Teófilo Acuña / Friday 25 April 2008 | Colombia is a dangerous place to be a trade unionist. Teofilo Acuña is
Skinny John | > Cynthia McKinney Writes on the Sean Bell Verdict more... 2 Comments
John Tarleton | The march had finally stopped as people assembled in a small plaza located between several of the South Jamaica Houses to listen to speakers who climbed atop a childrens’ jungle gym. It was a surreal, almost cinematic moment, as an NYPD helicopter circled over the projects, its powerful spotlight moving across the crowd. Veteran revolutionary Carl Dix exhorted those present to change the world. “The system has no future!” He cried out to a roar of applause. “What has a future is revolution!” more... 2 Comments
sd | When was the last time the U.S. Government carted a whole community's children away? more... 5 Comments
Coalition Against Privatization | Join the fight to prevent GHI-HIP from converting to a for-profit company - 4 million New Yorkers are at risk! more... 0 Comments
Ken Nash and Mimi Rosenberg | WBAI Radio's Building Bridges: Your Community & Labor Report
AJLPP-USA | In response to nationally coordinated raids conducted by Immigration and Custom Enforcement (ICE) and the pressing problems of immigration by more than 12 million immigrants including 1.5 million Filipinos in the U,S, the Filipino Americans for Immigration Reform (FAIR) and the Pilipino Workers Center (PWC) held a Press Conference at the Pilipino Workers Center (PWC) on April 26, 2008 in preparation for the May 1 Rally Immigrant Workers Day March-Rally in downtown Los Angeles.
Susan Hall | In New Orleans, 12,000 homeless persons are sleeping in cars, flooded out houses, abandoned buildings, emergency shelters and beneath freeway overpasses.
NYC IMC | Following yesterday morning's announcement of Judge Cooperman's "not guilty on all counts" acquittal verdict of 3 of the 5 NYPD officers involved in the murder of Sean Bell, hundreds gathered in Queens to express their outrage more... 1 Comments
Todos con Bolivia | The process of changes in favor of the Bolivian majority is at risk of being brutally restrained. more... 0 Comments
Janet C. Phelan | This article goes into the legislative bulwark which prepared the way for the "water weapon." In addition, there have been other steps taken to ensure that this weapon maintain its "ultra-secret" status. more... 0 CommentsPage 195 | Page 193
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