Mitchel Cohen | The vigil and hunger strike goes into its second day, in memory of our friend Brad Will and in opposition to Plan Mexico. PLEASE CALL HILLARY CLINTON'S OFFICE AT (212) 688-6262, demand that Mexico free the remaining FALSELY CHARGED friends of Brad Will in Oaxaca, and arrest the real criminals. AND, that Clinton OPPOSE Plan Mexico (the Merida Initiative). more... 0 Comments
LI-FNB | On Wednesday, October 29th @ 7pm Long Island Food Not Bombs is having a benefit Halloween dance party at the Cinema Arts Centre. Invite your friends and get ready to get your dance on. more... 0 Comments
Chevy Evangelista of Ugnayan NY/NJ | WHY RECLAIM?
a-films | Early in the morning, between 5 and 6am, a wave of footsteps and whispering voices can be heard in the narrow alleys of Bourj ash-Shamali Refugee Camp in South Lebanon. It is in the darkness of the early morning hours that hundreds of Palestinian day laborers leave their homes, gather in the streets and then head to their work in the fields and plantations of the region. More than two-thirds of the camp's labor force work at least part-time in agriculture.
Kiusang Dekada 70 (KD70) | The executive clemency granted by Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo to Claudio Teehankee Jr.and other high profile criminals reflects the ills of a justice system under the semicolonial and semifeudal rule of the puppet US-Arroyo regime. We in the Kilusang Dekada 70 asks: how can this government release a man who brutally killed two young people while it continues to detain more than 200 political prisoners on trumped-up charges? Why is it so easy for this government to show mercy to a convicted murderers than to listen to the cries for justice coming from victims of enforced disappearance, torture and unjust imprisonment? more... 0 Comments
PRENSA BUENOS AIRES | Entrevista realizada pocas horas despues que la policia de Neuquén reprimiera ferozmente una toma de tierras en el barrio Confluencia.
Friends of Brad Will | Remembering Brad Will (1970-2006) American journalist assassinated in Oaxaca, Mexico by right-wing paramilitary death squads.
Weekly News Update | James D. Cockcroft is an award-winning author, scholar and human rights activist more... 0 Comments
x | Roberto Saviano is under death threats for denouncing the criminal deeds of the Camorra in his book Gomorra, translated and read all over the world. more... 0 Comments
New York City Labor Against the War | [B]oth Messrs. Obama and McCain are reiterating their commitment to good, old-fashioned American-style war making. . . . Rather than offering relief, the new entrant to the White House come January is likely to simply exacerbate the mayhem. more... 0 Comments
Lead attorney Robert R. Bryan | Below is the new legal update from Mumia Abu-Jamal’s lead attorney Robert R. Bryan, concerning Mumia’s appeal to the US Supreme Court. He is appealing the US Third Circuit Court decision denying a new guilt-phase trial or a preliminary hearing that could have led to a new guilt phase trial. The Supreme Court granted Bryan’s request for a 60-day extension, so he will have to submit his petition by Dec. 19, 2008.
DOUGLAS FIELD | SENATOR OBAMA, PLEASE LET THE AMERICAN VOTERS AND THE INTERNATIONAL COMMUNITY KNOW YOUR FEELINGS AND THOUGHTS ABOUT A NEEDED FUTURE REPAIR AND RENOVATION OF A BROKEN US JUDICIAL SYSTEM THAT CONTINUES TO ALLOW THE EXECUTION'S OF EVEN POSSIBLE INNOCENT AMERICAN’S LIKE TROY DAVIS OF GEORGIA ??
Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine | The following dialogue was conducted for this website with Comrade Khalil Maqdesi by Comrade Rayya Amin on October 17, 2008. Comrade Maqdesi covers a broad range of critical topics, from the legacy of October 17, to the Palestinian resistance, to the future of Palestinian national unity in an era of "negotiations" and "security cooperation," in this wide-ranging and penetrating discussion of the important issues facing the Palestinian cause and the Palestinian national liberation movement today. more... 1 Comments
Luis Agüero Wagner | Carmen Villalba, activista vinculada al guevarista Partido Patria Libre de Paraguay, denunció ayer que fue torturada en prisión luego de realizar declaraciones en contra del Obispo Fernando Lugo. more... 0 Comments
October 22nd Coalition/NYC IMC | After four days of a jury trial, in which the ADA and her witnesses
Kristin Bricker | Mexican federal police arrested five Oaxacan activists on Thursday afternoon. At least two were arrested for supposedly murdering US citizen and Indymedia journalist Brad Will on October 27, 2006. more... 2 Comments
morpho | Like the World Social Forum and last year's US Social Forum, the CUNY SF is place to become a political actor and not just be a political spectator. At Harlem University (also known as City College) we will have 2 plenaries, 65 workshops, a music event, two free meals, and will conclude on Sunday with a "people's assembly" that will focus on building coalitions and developing strategies to bring about a more democratic CUNY, NYC and US. Over 60 participating student and grassroots community organizations will be discussing everything from housing and education to the financial crisis and the election. AND ITS FREE! more... 0 Comments
Adalah-NY | Portuguese-language reports from Angola document that a rebellion last week against diamond mining companies in the Cuango municipality in northeast Angola was repressed brutally by mining companies’ private security forces, police and military, resulting in at least one death and over 100 arrests. An Angolan human rights activist informed Adalah-NY that Luminas, a company owned partly by Lev Leviev and based near the town of Luremo in Cuango municipality, was one of mining companies targeted in the rebellion. more... 0 Comments
Save Troy! | Troy Davis' Execution Date Has Been Set For Oct. 27!
Weekly News Update | Several large operations by federal and local Mexican police from Oct. 7 to Oct. 9 broke up protests by striking teachers and their supporters in Morelos state, south of Mexico City, leaving dozens of people detained or injured. Morelos teachers have been on strike since Aug. 13. more... 0 CommentsPage 223 | Page 221
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