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COLLAPSE OF CONSTITUTIONAL GOVERNMENT

GERAL | The time is now to identify the names of persons and agencies who are primarily responsible for the collapse of the constitutional government of the United States of America. more...  0 Comments

Plan Mexico Passed

Kristin Bricker | Congress approved Plan Mexico, also known as the Merida Initiative. While Plan Mexico specifically targets drug cartels, the initiative's counterpart in Colombia, Plan Colombia, demonstrates that drug war equipment and training will inevitably be used against activists and insurgent organizations. more...  2 Comments

DEMONSTRATION TO BE HELD TO OPPOSE GHI/HIP PRIVATIZATION

Coalition Against Privatization | The demonstration will highlight the negative aspects of the proposed privatization of GHI & HIP. This proposed change would adversely affect 4 million GHI & HIP subscribers in NY State including 500,000 New York City public employees. An application for “conversion” to for-profit status (privatization) is currently under review by the NY State Superintendent of Insurance Eric Dinallo. more...  1 Comments

Protests Continue in the Wake of 'Killer Cops' Acquittal

Soozy Duncan | A crowd of 50 protesters took it to the streets on Thursday afternoon, in what has been one of many protests following the complete acquittal of 3 police officers in the shooting death of Sean Bell. Bell, age 23, was killed in a hail of 50 police bullets on November 25, 2006, the morning of what would have been his wedding day. On April 25, 2008, the 3 officers indicted in the killing were acquitted on each of the 8 counts which had been brought against them for the incident. more...  0 Comments

Tell Bunge: Stop Destroying the Rainforest for Soy Plantations!

Rainforest Action Network | New York-based Bunge is the largest agribusiness and food company operating in Brazil. Its soy operations are devastating
communities and ecosystems throughout South America. Their profits are skyrocketing.

Stand with Rainforest Action Network and impacted community allies as we tell the shareholders, board of directors and CEO that we won’t stand for their dirty business. more...  0 Comments

Congress to Vote on School of the Americas

SOA Watch Media | SOA Watch has received confirmation that Congress will vote on an amendment to the National Defense Authorization Act for FY 2009 that would require that the School of the Americas/WHINSEC release the names, ranks, country of origin, courses and dates attended of students and instructors at the institute. The amendment will be offered by Representative Jim McGovern (D-MA), Representative Joe Sestak (D-PA) and Representative Sanford Bishop (D-GA) and we expect the vote to happen on Thursday, May 22. more...  0 Comments

Rep. Crispin Beltran, The Great Hero of the Working Class

AJLPP | The Alliance for a Just and Lasting Peace in the Philippines (Alliance Philippines), with profound sadness, announced the passing of Ka (short for "kasama" or comrade) Crispin Beltran, 75, last May 20, 2008, in the Philippines.

Ka Bel, as we fondly call him, was a representative of ANAKPAWIS (Toiling Masses) Party List, chair emeritus of Kilusang Mayo Uno (KMU or May First Movement), labor center in the Philippines, and was the first chairperson of the International League of Peoples Struggle (ILPS) from 2001-2004.

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At Bluestockings:"In the Light of Reverence": Thursday, May 22nd @ 7PM

www.defendblackhills.org | Hosted by WBAI's Tiokasin Ghosthorse, Indigenous Voices is a monthly
series about ethnic identity, sovereignty, and the possibilities for
Indigenous peoples to direct their own destinies. more...  0 Comments

Memorial Day BBQ - Support *OUR* Troops

NYC ABCF | While the rest of the city is off eating and drinking
to commemorate lost soldiers of US imperialism, come to 239 Himrod
St to remember OUR troops!--- prisoners who are locked up
for fighting back against the state! more...  1 Comments

River City Animal Defense League Joins the Fight Against I-69

anonymouse | On the evening of Monday, May 19th, the newly formed River City Animal Defense League (ADL) and friends made our public debut. We took to the neighborhoods, and more specifically the houses of executives and contractors of Gohmann Asphalt and Construction, Inc. Gohmann Asphalt and Construction, Inc. is a disgusting company that has decided to proceed with business in the construction of Interstate-69 (I-69) which is the North American Free Trade Agreement's (NAFTA) superhighway. more...  0 Comments

CUBA proves links of U.S. Diplomats with Terrorists

posted by F Espinoza | Cuba denounced on Monday the scandalous links between US diplomats based in Havana and terrorists resident in the United States, by means of which Cuban counterrevolutionaries receive financial and material support. more...  0 Comments

CUBA: de la Enmienda Platt al Plan Bush

envia F Espinoza | Para este 21 de Mayo, los estrategas desvelados por Cuba en la Casablanca han propuesto una movilización a sus mercenarios dentro de la isla y en otros lados... more...  0 Comments

Support Gay Marriage

Skylar Braun | Support marriage equality for ALL by signing the HRC petition more...  0 Comments

Racism in Italy: we are waiting the EU decisions

EveryOne Group | For some time EveryOne Group, with the support of the Radical party and other political/activist organizations, has been asking the EU to send a commission to Italy to inspect the conditions of the Roma camps, starting with the Casilino 900 camp, the symbol of racial oppression. The European Commission chose the Hungarian Roma Euro MP Viktoria Mohacsi, who paid surprise visits on May 17th and 18th, first to Rome, to see the Casilino 900 camp and other Roma settlements, and then to some camps in Naples where she met some of the refugees from the Ponticelli pogrom, and the families who live in the most populated Neapolitan camps. more...  0 Comments

WNU #947: Colombian Refugee Leader Murdered

Weekly News Update | At his funeral in the town of Cartago on May 14, Molina was praised for his hard work for the refugees. "My daddy was all skinny when he died," one of Molina's five children said, "from suffering so much for us."
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Female Columbia Student Oppressed at Nightclub!

Reuters | A Columbia student had her $11,000 dollar mink coat misplaced at a private Manhattan nightclub!

I think we need to protest this injustice. Since the indymedia is basically a left leaning Columbia student newspaper I think we should have more coverage of this unfortunate travesty! more...  0 Comments

Photos of Palestinian Nakbah rally

Andrew Stern | Photos of Palestinian Americans and their supporters demonstrating near the United Nations building in Manhattan to commemorate 60 years of "Nakbah", or catastrophe. As Israel marked the 60th anniversary of its independence Friday, around 1000 people rallied near the United Nations to mark six decades of Palestinian displacement. more...  9 Comments

Sean Bell protest photos

Andrew Stern | Photos of the various demonstrations calling on federal prosecutors to bring civil rights charges against three police officers who had been acquitted of all charges in a Queens court last month after firing 50 shots killing Sean Bell, an unarmed black man on his wedding day. more...  0 Comments

CUBA denuncia: La escandalosa conexión terroristas-mercenarios-gobierno de EEUU

envia F Espinoza | Videos, fotos, declaraciones, conversaciones telefónicas, correos electrónicos, investigaciones de la seguridad cubana y pesquisas periodísticas, revelarán a la opinión pública este bochornoso contubernio. more...  0 Comments

Interpol’s Report Confirms that the Supposed FARC Computers Were Manipulated

Agencia Prensa Rural | Mainstream Media War Against the Bolivarian Revolution: Read here the parts of the report they've not wanted to emphasize
Interpol's Report Confirms that the Supposed FARC Computers Were Manipulated more...  1 Comments

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