Ruth | I’m writing from military-occupied New Orleans. The National Guard and State Police have been sent into town and a juvenile curfew imposed, because as far as the bourgeois state is concerned, a few too many black people have returned.
Family & Friends of Daniel McGowan | Thursday, July 27 & Friday, July 28, 2006, 5-10pm
Fred Bergen | The case itself leaves no doubt that the seven men -- Narseal Batiste, Patrick Abraham, Stanley Grant Phanor, Naudimar Herrera, Burson Augustin, Lyglenson Lemorin, and Rotschild Augustine -- were set up by a government agent bent on sustaining public fears of "Islamic Terrorism" in the service of US imperialist wars. more... 0 Comments
Time's Up! and RMO | Two long time allies are teaming up for an evening of rocking out and raising money for the goodfight. NYCs punk rock radical marching band the Rude Mechanical Orchestra leads an evening of music that includes Monkeyshine 9, Heavy Creatures, Quick Release and Phil Not Bombs. more... 0 Comments
Weekly News Update on the Americas | On June 23, US District Judge Stephen Wilson in Los Angeles ruled that Palestinian immigrant Aiad Khaled Barakat should be allowed to become a naturalized US citizen. Barakat is one of the so- called "LA 8": seven Palestinians and a Kenyan whom the government arrested in 1987 and sought to deport for alleged associations with the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine (PFLP more... 0 Comments
Socialist Worker | From Paul D'Amato's "The Meaning of Marxism" column in Socialist Worker newspaper. Available online at http://www.socialistworker.org/2006-2/595/595_13_Israel.shtml more... 0 Comments
Elizabeth | Protest the Israeli invasion of Gaza and Lebanon! more... 2 Comments
May 1 Coalition | Protest at CNN (Home of the Lou Dobbs Show) - 59th St. & Columbus Circle more... 0 Comments
Paul Werner | New York's Metropolitan Museum of Art, which has been flaunting its own free admission rule for over thirty years, now raises the stakes. more... 1 Comments
Dave Lindorff | Bush, during his two terms as Texas governor, oversaw the executions of 152 people. If he’s a war criminal, and guilty of causing the deaths of captives at Guantanamo and elsewhere, it would be poetic justice for him to follow them on the long walk. more... 0 Comments
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Elizabeth Weill-Greenberg | Despite the serious questions as to the effectiveness of random searches, the surveillance machine still pushes ahead. After all, DHS puts on a great show. more... 2 Comments
concerned | I’ve been following the news really closely the past two weeks and I’ve been surprised to see a serious lack of coverage about what is going on in the Middle East on the IMC newswire. In addition to this, I’ve been surprised that I haven’t been able to find out about any emergency actions/events happening in NYC to assist in putting a halt to Israel’s military actions. ||Pay No Attention to the Israeli Bombardment of Lebanon ||Israel Kills Palestinians with U.S. Weapons ||Coverage of June 16 Emergency Rally more... 7 Comments
Lee Siu Hin - Immigrant Solidarity Network | Friday - Sunday July 28-30, 2006
NYC May 1 Coalition | On Friday, July 14 we call upon all who can to demonstrate against racism immigrant bashing outside of the New York headquarters of CNN in Columbus circle where Lou Dobbs makes his daily broadcast from. Join trade unionist, students, antiwar activist, and immigrants on Friday and together, let’s start the process of stopping the racist tide and turn it back. more... 0 Comments
repost | Every Saturday from 8-10 am, the racist, anti-immigrant United Patriots of America has been gathering to heckle, intimidate, and take photos of day laborers waiting for work and the contracters who come to hire them.
Tim D | This three-act play depicts community responsibility, forgiveness, and the pain of loss. The Hardest Question Ever is a mixture of live performence, chain gang inspired music, and shadow puppets set inside a life size cell covered with 100's of letters written by prisoners.
ella | Shadow report filed by immigrant human rights groups to the United Nations. more... 0 Comments
Dave Lindorff | He and the President are trying to justify dictatorship on the cheap by claiming that “everybody does it” during wartime, and then things go back to normal…except there is no war now, and the fake “war’ on terror will never end.
Howie Hawkins | NY: Howie Hawkins, the Green Party candidate for US Senate, called today for Manhattan federal Judge John Koeltl to give civil rights attorney Lynne Stewart a sentence of home confinement with no time behind bars. Hawkins said that Stewart’s conviction ultimately should be overturned on appeal. “Lynne Stewart’s conviction for her role as a defense attorney for Abdel Rahman’s is a continuation of the Bush administration’s efforts to suppress civil liberties in America using the 9/11 attacks as a pretext,” noted Hawkins. more... 5 CommentsPage 68 | Page 66
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