Justice for Filipino American Veterans (JFAV) | For us in the Filipino American community , the passage of the H.R. 760 , the Filipino Veterans Equity is of the utmost importance.
posted by F Espinoza | A three-judge panel of the 11th Circuit Court of Appeals of Atlanta upheld Wednesday the guilty verdicts of the Cuban Five, prisoners in the United States since 1998... more... 4 Comments
Weekly News Update | With the world’s highest imprisonment rate and one of its most monopolistic and self-censored media systems, the United States has little moral prerogative to speak of “political prisoners and freedom of the press” in Cuba.
Weekly News Update | "They closed the streets. There were cops and guns and badges and everything all over the place," said Rod Coon, vice president of the French Gourmet. According to French Gourmet officials, the agents turned around security cameras, presumably so their actions wouldn't be filmed. more... 0 Comments
New York City Labor Against the War (NYCLAW) | On Thursday, June 5, some fifteen union members and other activists participated in an emergency picket line for more than two hours outside a "Celebration" of the "60th Anniversary of Israel" held at AFSCME District Council 37, the largest city workers' union in New York. more... 0 Comments
By Alberto Lovera Bolivarian Circle of NY | 10-day trip to Venezuela (July 11-21) examining advances in food sovereignty and other initiatives for social change. Meet with farmers, community leaders, and government officials. Sightseeing and visits to some of the country's beautiful natural areas will also be included. Anyone interested should email cbalbertolovera@ gmail.com as soon as possible. Space is limited. **For students and folks in their 20's-30's **
Aman Gill | More than a month after the notguilty verdict in the Sean Bell case, community organizations are trying to build momentum to implement NYPD reforms, including establishing an independent prosecutor’s office and reducing the presence of armed police in schools, while starting neighborhood initiatives to film police activities. more... 0 Comments
Rafael Landerreche | Ten years after the Acteal massacre, Felipe Calderón's government tries to impose an agreement with President Bush on the country so that he would bestow upon Mexico, amongst other things, military guidance in questions of security. With precedents like Acteal and others that we've cited, there are more than enough reasons to be worried. Therefore, getting to the bottom of what happened in Acteal is important not only for the Las Abejas in Chenalhó, but also for all Mexicans. more... 1 Comments
John Gibler | This past Wednesday, June 4, 2008 a military convoy of about 200 Mexican soldiers and federal and municipal police attempted to enter indigenous Zapatista villages under the pretext of searching for marijuana plants; something patently absurd in communities that have maintained a self-imposed "dry law," prohibiting all drugs and all forms of alcohol throughout Zapatista territories for nearly fifteen years. With slingshots, machetes, and an international movement of support behind them, the indigenous rebels are ready to refuse entrance to their communities to the soldiers and federal police. more... 0 Comments
From ABC News | DOJ Report Reveals Record Numbers in Prisons Last Year,
NYC Anarchist Black Cross | Tuesday, June 10th: Political Prisoner Letter-Writing Dinner for Greenscare Prisoners more... 0 Comments
Worker Freedom | Grand Rapids firing comes in the midst of Unfair Labor Practice charges being investigated by the NLRB against Starbucks more... 1 Comments
SP-USA (NYC) | Zinn may be one of the few famous Americans alive who's better known for his work than his face. more... 0 Comments
UhuruRadio.com | Slanderous news media has appeared in a government linked newspaper and a campaign of rumors has been initiated, obviously designed to undermine and isolate the Africanist Movement and its director, Chernoh Alpha M. Bah. Sierra Leone’s neocolonial government is apparently moving to criminalize the Africanist Movement in order to justify jailing and/or otherwise destroying these courageous leaders of our struggle for African self-determination. more... 0 Comments
FreeMumia.com | TUESDAY, JUNE 24TH, 6PM -----BOOK-SIGNING FOR "THE FRAMING OF MUMIA ABU-JAMAL" WITH AUTHOR J. PATRICK O'CONNOR ---at THE BRECHT FORUM 451 WEST STREET (between Bank & Bethune Streets) ---Bring your questions and ideas to author Pat O'Connor; MOVE's Minister of Information Ramona Africa; head of International Concerned Family & Friends of Mumia Abu-Jamal, Pam Africa; surprise guests--& YOU, who have the power to release Mumia now! more... 0 Comments
Enlace Zapatista | The Road to the Future Good Government Council denounces the military incursion of 200 soldiers, along with local, state and judicial police into the Zapatista towns Hermenegildo Galeana and San Alejandro, in La Garrucha Caracol. more... 1 Comments
de Enlace Zapatista | La JBG El Camino del Futuro denuncia la incursión militar de 200 soldados, así como policías y judiciales, en los pueblos zapatistas de Hermenegildo Galeana y San Alejandro, del Caracol de La Garrucha. more... 0 Comments
envia F Espinoza | Y cabría preguntarse entonces a qué obedece esa impunidad que impermeabiliza hasta hoy frente a la Justicia al representante más siniestro de los terroristas conocidos. more... 0 Comments
Campaign to End the Death Penalty | Join the Campaign to End the Death Penalty at this event about harsh sentencing in New York. more... 0 Comments
Savitri D | Reverend Billy, Savitri D and Mark Read unfurled a banner down the face of the Union Square Park Pavilion Wednesday evening to draw attention to the threat of privitization. Come out Thursday at 5. more images at revbilly.com more... 0 CommentsPage 203 | Page 201
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