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Human Rights

10/10 March for political prisoners!

solidaritymeansattack | On October 10th, the Jericho Movement and the NYC Anarchist Black Cross Federation, among others, organized a rally at the United Nations which was followed by an illegal march through the streets of midtown Manhattan. This event brought together Black Nationalists, Puerto Rico Independistas, Anarchists, Animal Liberationists, and others with the common goal of bringing attention to the plight of political prisoners held in the U.S. more...  0 Comments

Planning mtg 10/16 for Oct 22 National Day of Protest to Stop Police Brutality

October 22 Coalition-NY | Open organizing meeting for the NY National Day of Protest this
Thursday, October 16th
6:00pm to approximately 9:00pm
Center for Constitutional Rights
666 Broadway, between Bond and Great Jones Streets, Manhattan, NY
6th Floor Conference room more...  1 Comments

The Law of the Jungle

posted by F Espinoza | The current crisis of the developed capitalist system is taking place when the empire is about to change leadership in the elections to be held in a few days; it was all that was left to see. more...  1 Comments

WILL OUR PRO LIFE US SUPREME COURT JUDGES ALLOW AN EXECUTION OF A POSSIBLE INNOCENT AMERICAN ???

DOUGLAS FIELD | SENATOR OBAMA PLEASE LET THE AMERICAN VOTERS KNOW YOUR FEELINGS AND THOUGHTS ABOUT AMERICA’S FUTURE REPAIR AND RENOVATION OF A BROKEN JUDICIAL SYSTEM THAT CONTINUES TO ALLOW THE EXECUTION OF EVEN POSSIBLE INNOCENT AMERICAN’S LIKE TROY DAVIS OF GEORGIA ?????

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PACK THE COURT FOR JUANITA YOUNG!

Juanita Young Support Committee | October 15, 16, 17 and probably Monday the 20th (for the verdict)
10:00am
Bronx County Hall of Justice, Part 06 (Room 460)
265 E. 161st Street, Bronx
(B/D/4 to 161st Street-Yankee Stadium)
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India Police Chief Challenged on Human Rights Record at International Conference

Sharat G. Lin | The Director General of Police of the Indian state of Chhattisgarh, Vishwa Ranjan, faced intense questioning at a Conference on Indian Democracy: Justice and the Law held at the University of California, Berkeley. He admitted that arresting documentary filmmaker Ajay T.G. may have been a “mistake,” and signed a postcard supporting the release of imprisoned civil rights leader Dr. Binayak Sen. more...  2 Comments

Sunday, 10/19, 7pm: Nigeria: Recent Struggles Against Enclosure

Team Colors Collective | Silvia Federici and George Caffentzis will discuss the long struggle people in the Niger Delta have made against the international oil companies’ destruction of their land, their environment, and their livelihood, placing these developments in the context of the ‘peak oil’ debate and the fate of the communal lands in Africa. Organized by Team Colors Collective. more...  0 Comments

Morir por la Tierra y la Libertad

Luis Agüero Wagner | El gobierno de Fernando Lugo se cobró su primera víctima en un pobre agricultor que sólo pedía un mísero pedazo de tierra para cultivar. more...  0 Comments

SENATOR CLINTON TAKES THE LEAD ON AMERICA'S FUTURE JUDICIAL SYSTEM ???

LAWYERS FOR POOR AMERICANS | A US FUTURE JUDICIAL TASK FORCE DESIGNED TO HELP BRING THE NEEDED CHANGE TO AMERICA'S BROKEN JUDICIAL SYSTEM, WOULD FARE VERY WELL UNDER MRS. CLINTON'S DIRECTION !!
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Right to Memory and Truth

Debora Boeker | The Brazilian military dictatorship will not have finished until they know the content of military archives, that detail the atrocities and their parents. more...  0 Comments

Queremos a nuestros presos políticos libres!

Por Ramona Bunke | Con esta premisa el 10 de Octubre del 2008 se llevo a cabo en la ciudad de Nueva York la marcha por la liberación de los presos políticos en Estados Unidos, que partió desde las naciones unidas hasta la calle 23 con Madison Avenue. more...  0 Comments

FLORENCE, ITALY. THE MUNICIPAL POLICE SNATCH BLANKETS FROM THE ROMA SLEEPING OUT

EveryOne Group | FLORENCE, AT THREE O’CLOCK IN THE MORNING THE MUNICIPAL POLICE SNATCH BLANKETS FROM THE ROMA SLEEPING NEAR THE STATION AND SEND THEM TO BE DESTROYED: “SLEEP ON CARDBOARD INSTEAD!” more...  0 Comments

Venezuela: National Security = Personal Insecurity

El Libertario, Venezuela | * This Editorial from El Libertario (#54, September-October 2008, Venezuela) examines – from the current Venezuelan perspective – how authoritarian power builds its own security upon the destruction of collective security. more...  0 Comments

MIRABAL CENTER ANNOUNCES CONVENTION OF TENANTS IN HARLEM AND WASHINGTON HEIGHTS

Jennifer Jo Janisch | Mirabal Sisters Cultural and Community Center announces a Harlem and Washington Heights tenant convention, naming Pinnacle Group, Vantage Properties, and Columbia University as the main agents of displacement and gentrification in Upper Manhattan. more...  0 Comments

Solidarity Without Borders Calls All Allies to Join 10/10 Weekend of Resistance

Solidarity Without Borders-NYC | Solidarity Without Borders-NYC - as one of the 37 groups participating in the 10/10 Weekend of Resistance - is calling on all those who stand in solidarity with people's struggles here and around the world to join Jericho and the October 10th Coalition in the streets of NYC this weekend. more...  2 Comments

Venezuela: seguridad de Estado = inseguridad personal

El Libertario, Venezuela | * Este Editorial de El Libertario (# 54, septiembre-octubre 2008, Venezuela) introduce a una edición donde el tema central es examinar, desde el ejemplo venezolano actual, cómo el poder autoritario construye su seguridad en base a la destrucción de la seguridad colectiva. more...  0 Comments

"Nationalize the Banks!"

Counterhegemonic | Even if partial nationalization steadies credit markets, it will do little to change the fundamentals of the US economy. What is most needed at this moment is a change in both form and content.
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Come out for Jericho Ten-Ten Weekend!!!

Jericho Ten-Ten | "One of the first steps we are going to become involved in as an Organization of Afro-American Unity will be to work with every leader and other organization in this country interested in a program designed to bring your and my problem before the United Nations . . . We must take it out of the hands of the United States government."
– Malcolm X, Speech at Founding Rally of the OAAU, 28 June 1964 more...  1 Comments

Westport, CT, Oct. 12: Of Mice, Men & Immigration

Authors, The Politics of Immigration | Steinbeck's 1937 classic treats the plight of migrant workers during the Depression, and the symposium will discuss similarities to the situation of immigrant workers today more...  0 Comments

Justice for Yemeni Sheik

Stephen Lendman | Important Appeals Court decision. more...  0 Comments

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