Wobbly City | On August 11, 2007, the Providence IWW held a march in solidarity with the NYC IWW 460 foodstuffs campaign. About 35 people marched on Jackie's Galaxie, a restaurant chain that at the time bought supplies from HWH, a sweatshop in NYC. Towards the beginning of the march, the police moved into the crowd and began knocking people down. Wobbly Alex Svoboda had her leg badly injured during this march. more... 0 Comments
Colombia Support Network | On February 24, 2007 well-known Colombian sociologist and journalist Alfredo Molano-Bravo wrote in his weekly column in the newspaper El Espectador an article entitled "Araujos et al" more... 0 Comments
ETAN NYC | What are the prospects for justice for crimes committed during the Indonesian occupation of East Timor? Matt Easton of Human Rights First, historian and activist Iben Trino-Molenkamp, and John M. Miller will discuss the recent report of the Commission on Truth and Friendship, which acknowledges Indonesian responsibility for severe human rights violations in East Timor in 1999, but also encourages impunity for those responsible for crimes against humanity. Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org; 718-596-7668
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Stephen Lendman | Police state tactics intensify. more... 0 Comments
Colombia Support Network | The Uribe and Bush administrations have come to an agreement under
Brandworkers International | Legendary Central Park restaurant is the latest to drop Wild Edibles until it settles a year-long dispute with workers more... 0 Comments
JustUs Legal Collective | Monday, August 11 at 7pm
LAWYERS FOR POOR AMERICANS | THE MOST DEVIOUS AND DECEPTIVE MEANS TO KEEP CERTAIN GROUPS OF AMERICANS IN US PRISONS, IS TO NOT OFFER THEM LEGITIMATE HC RIGHTS TO OUR US FEDERAL COURTS !
qxotic | The only realistic course is for the people of the U.S. to taking meaningful and independent political action to resist the machinery of war and the fascist direction that has emerged. Come to Denver for a week of protest that includes marching to stand with immigrants under assault and counter-protests to the week of anti-abortion actions of the Christian right. Join in contingents, film showings, street protests, strategy sessions, and more.
CNT- AIT Manresa | As of August 10, 2008, Amadeu Casellas has been on hunger strike for 50 days to demand a solution to his critical situation of imprisonment, already lasting for more than 22 years. He has paid for 22 years for struggling against the state, for bank expropriations carried out in the 70s and 80s to help finance the workers’ struggles of that era. more... 0 Comments
New York City Labor Against the War (NYCLAW) | It's all the same war. more... 0 Comments
Initiative for Haitain Domincan Solidarity | Every year tens of thousands of Haitians are summarily deported from the Dominican Republic where they toil in virtual slavery. Recently the Dominican Chief of Immigration declared that the number of Haitians in the country is "unbearable." As police round up Haitians and even dark-skinned Dominicans in the capital of Santo Domingo, large-scale deportations are threatened. Dominican and Haitian groups are calling on all defenders of immigrant rights to join an emergency protest-picket outside the Dominican consulate on Thursday, Aug. 7, 5-7 pm. more... 0 Comments
Josephine Pizzino | FREEDOM IS NOT JUST ANOTHER WORD
Taunus | Como es ya de público conocimiento, el canal RCN de Colombia (*) ha dado a conocer un video donde se muestran partes de la preparación de la secretísima “Operación Jaque”. more... 0 Comments
Collective | We, the undersigned, condemn in the strongest possible terms the recent spate of killings of farmers and farmer-leaders in Masbate, perpetrated by individuals identified as belonging to the local command of the New People’s Army.
Weekly News Update | Unofficial referendums in the past seem to have drawn more voters: organizers claimed that an August 1998 vote on a government bailout of banks brought out more than 3 million voters, while 2.4 million Mexicans reportedly participated in a March 1999 "consultation" by the rebel Zapatista National Liberation Army (EZLN) on indigenous rights.
Alex Nathanson | This past weekend, August 2 and 3, marked the 20th anniversary of the Tompkins Square Riots and it was commemorated with a weekend of free punk shows. more... 0 Comments
Adalah-NY | This short comic explains the multifarious practices of diamond merchant, real estate mogul and settlement-builder Lev Leviev, and why New Yorkers should avoid him like the plague. more... 1 CommentsPage 212 | Page 210
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