Win Animal Rights | Where: Central Park West and 88th Street (look by benches)
Tonya Kay | how you can turn Free vegetable oil into diesel fuel for cars
Survivor's Village | Build solidarity with the evicted residents of St. Bernards by joining Survivor's Village in New Orleans, LA! more... 0 Comments
rodriguez mendez | One student of the Autonomous University of Mexico relates how she has recieved intimidating phone calls from the PFP (Policia Federal Preventiva), and reveals video taken from a police officer, who had threatened and falowed her. The police officer was captured, and latered realesed, as he secretly video taped a Meeting of the Other Campaign, the same week of the police agression against Texcoco and Atenco in the State of Mexico. more... 0 Comments
SOA Watch Team | For the first time in six years, there will be a vote on legislation to close the SOA/WHINSEC, the U.S. Army school whose graduates are implicated in some of the worst human rights abuses in Latin America. As countries throughout the region go through historic changes, people in the U.S. have the opportunity to make historic change THIS WEEK by demanding justice, accountability, and suspension of the SOA/WHINSEC. more... 0 Comments
Laban ng Masa | In a gathering of around 100 leaders from labor, peasant, urban poor, women and youth groups, the umbrella coalition Laban ng Masa is bracing for bigger fights in its bid to oust the Arroyo regime and initiate reforms under a transitional revolutionary government.
POCLAD | Friends:
NLG Labor and Employment Committee | The National Lawyers Guild Labor and Employment Committee invite you to an urgent weekly protest against restaurant mogul Shelly Fireman. Mr. Fireman has built a restaurant empire by stealing workers' tips and paying less than the minimum wage. Employees of color that would like to move from dish washing or bussing to the wait staff are routinely passed over for white workers. In response to the workers' organizing effort, Fireman is launching an all-out assault. more... 0 Comments
repost | The NYPD and the City are attempting to deny TransJustice's applications to march and rally on 8th Avenue. On June 6th, during a meeting at Manhattan South, NYPD Assistant Chief Bruce Smolka, made an anti-LGBT remark when he told TransJustice members, "to Go Back to The Village"... more... 0 Comments
Tommy spnyc | Jersey City Residents at 182 Central Ave. have been without
greenscare.org | @ the Empty Vessel [on the boat!]***, Gowanus, Brooklyn
The Jason Robbins' Support Committee | At the end of everyday, take the spare change left in your pocket, put it aside, and at the end of the
H. Galvan | Alternativa more... 0 Comments
Weekly News Update on the Americas | On June 1, Flor Crisostomo and Elvira Arellano annnounced the end of a hunger strike they began May 10, seeking a moratorium on raids and deportations. "We are ending the strike for the sake of our health," said Arellano. "Also to have the strength to return to Washington to lobby and prepare ourselves to support the next workers who will appear in court." more... 0 Comments
Weekly News Update on the Americas | On May 29, some 600,000 public and private high school students went on strike throughout Chile, and thousands took over school buildings. On May 30, at least 500,000 students marched in the streets around the country. more... 0 Comments
Labor Notes | The most prominent international labor organizations active in Haiti, the ICFTU, AFL-CIO, ILO, and ORIT, working to support and strengthen labor unions that agitated for the ousting of Haiti’s democratically elected government, have simultaneously refused to condemn the massive layoffs and persecution of public sector workers and trade unionists committed by its illegally-imposed successor. more... 0 Comments
Worker Freedom | IWW and Make the Road by Walking supporters are walking intermittent picket lines at Brooklyn's Amersino produce distribution warehouse, after the boss provoked a short walk-out by firing two IWW activists. One, Eliezer Maca, was fired for challenging the boss's attempt to rig a union representation election by bringing in voters who did not work at the facility.
Howie Hawkins | “It saddens me that politicians like Bush and Clinton feel the need to attack the rights of individuals to affirm their life commitment to one another. Our political leaders should be helping to build families, not tear them apart. The provision of full legal rights for all individuals regardless of their sexual orientation is long overdue in our country,” said Howie Hawkins, the Green Party candidate for US Senate in NY. In his weekly radio address, Bush urged the Senate to support a constiutional amendment banning same-sex marriages.
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