crossposted from Hunter-CAN | There will be a speakout at Hunter College at 1:00pm Wednesday September 7th demanding money for hurricane relief, not war. more... 1 Comments
Trying not to throw up | I guess if you are stuck in the Superdome and are white you can get evacuated while everyone else rots. Here's part of an article sympathetic to their plight straight from the BBC's web page.
American | Please print up and pass out on the street. more... 3 Comments
maureen | This letter is both a call for introspection and action to aid the victims of Hurricane Katrina and a failed system of government. more... 0 Comments
October 22 Coalition-NY | NEXT MOBILIZATION MEETING
October 22 Coalition-NY | PACK THE COURT ON September 6, 2005 in support of Juanita Young!
Mike Davis | One year ago Mike Davis wrote: "The evacuation of New Orleans in the face of Hurricane Ivan looked sinisterly like Strom Thurmond's version of the Rapture. Affluent white people fled the Big Easy in their SUVs, while the old and car-less -- mainly Black -- were left behind in their below-sea-level shotgun shacks and aging tenements to face the watery wrath." more... 0 Comments
Atilla Kotanyi | September 24th: We Carry A New World In Our Hearts---A call for a Revolutionary Anti-Authoritarian Bloc Against the War and Capitalism more... 2 Comments
Direct Action, Save Lives | Malik Rahim is in the Algiers neighborhood of New Orleans, which isn't
Kevin Powell | Here is a most comprehensive list of things to do put together by Kevin Powell
Compiled | "Emergency Meeting on the New Orleans Disaster! Tuesday, Sept 6th." || "EMERGENCY MTG (New Orleans) @ Brecht SAT 9/3 @ 1 pm" || "Radical Response to the Hurrican Disaster" || More You Can Do to Help (N.O IMC)
@ | An 18 year old took direct action, comandeering a school bus and packing it with 100 strangers. He drove them straight to Houston in the stolen bus. When asked about the consequences, he replied "I dont care if I get blamed for it ," Gibson said, "as long as I saved my people."
An attendee | The following pictures are of a rally held at the military recruitment cetner at Times Square calling for Money for hurricane victims not for war:
anarchist | Calling all political and social radicals, autonomists, anarchists,
a nonny mouse | Support grassroots activists from New Orleans now working on direct relief efforts, working outside of the racist beauocracy of the current mainstream relief. more... 1 Comments
Mitchel Cohen | The U.S. Government had intentionally kept water and food from desperate people in New Orleans more... 3 Comments
Malcolm X Grassroots Relief Campaign | Malcolm X Grassroots Movement is organizing a relief campaign today. Please support and forward to friends and allies! more... 0 Comments
World Can't Wait National Office | Accountablilty for the magnitude of human suffering in the disaster along the Gulf Coast lies squarely on the shoulders of the government in general and the Bush Regime in particular. THIS FACT MUST BE ALLOWED TO BE KNOWN! more... 2 Comments
Mark Naison | This catastrophe also reveals, far more than September 11, how deeply divided our nation is and how far our social fabric has been strained, not only by the war in Iraq, but by policies which have widened the gap between rich and poor and left many poor people in American feeling marginalized and alienated. more... 5 Comments
Alex Gould | Ray Nagin on Wednesday, August 31 ordered 1,500 of his police to stop their rescue efforts and control "looting". Shotguns drawn and backed up by National Guard troops, the capitalist state has turned against the desperate survivors of Hurricane Katrina to protect its number one concern: the private property of business owners. more... 7 CommentsPage 6 | Page 4
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