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Break the Silence, End Impunity for Indonesia 1965 (Part 1)

Modern Pitung | From the end of September through October 1965, a long chain of events started in Indonesia.
In the end, millions of Indonesians were left dead or scarred for the rest of their lives by the violence that marked the beginning of the New Order regime of Suharto. Since that time, the events have gone on to be either justified or ignored in the West as a matter of "what those Third World people do." more...  0 Comments

Rey George Bush y la verdad torturada

Capitán Eric H. May | Una inteligencia anterior del ejército y un oficial de los asuntos públicos da un análisis que disturba de apenas qué clase de plan el Neocons tiene en el almacén para los Estados Unidos con su legislación reciente para espiar y para torturar a enemigos del estado -- ¡y qué clase de hombre ella tiene en George W. Bush para llevarla hacia fuera! more...  0 Comments

Attica Brothers' Lawyer Honored in Chicago, Nov. 11

NLG Chicago | Center for Constitutional Rights (NYC) board member Michael Deutsch honored at NLG Chicago annual dinner, November 11. more...  0 Comments

PHILIPPINES: The Killings Must Stop

Movements (Europe) | This is a Statement by European Church and Civil Society Organisations regarding the recent upsurge of political killings in the Philippines.

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IRAN: the Squall and US/NATO's Bloodlust Without Borders

Foreign Press Foundation - HR | The US moves 12.000 troops to the south of Afghanistan, to the Iranian border. NATO is freeing up US forces for the war against Iran, which has a warp speed torpedo, the Squall, as a bad surprise in store. The USS Eisenhower leaves next Tuesday with a war fleet, maybe we'll see the 'Hormuz one-way Streets'? more...  0 Comments

I am outraged - my column for Bush Business

Jerry Pippin, Talk Show | My own congressman, Dan Boren, has proven to me is not a man fit for office, or any position in life. How can he vote for torture? It is beyond my understanding. From this moment on, I am going to do everything in my power to make sure the likes of Dan Boren never serve any longer... more...  0 Comments

Joy of Resistance reports on reproductive rights 11 a.m. Thursday

Joy of Resistance collective | The Joy of Resistance, Multicultural Feminist Radio, returns to the airwaves of WBAI, 99.5 FM, at 11 a.m. Thursday for a report on the fight of women to retain reproductive rights. more...  2 Comments

PHILIPPINES: The worst regime post-Marcos

AKBAYAN | AKBAYAN (Citizens Action Party) commemorates Martial Law with condemnation of worst regime post-Marcos.

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Support the unification and liberation of Africa!

African People's Solidairty Committee | African People's Solidarity Day, nationwide events happeing 10/28 to 11/12, call on white people and peoples of the world to stand in solidarity with the unification and liberation of Africa and African people worldwide. more...  0 Comments

Act Now: Federal Legislation Labels Activism 'Terrorism'

Animal Rights | The Animal Enterprise Terrorism Act is currently pending in Congress, and industry groups are doing their best to push it through quickly and with little public scrutiny, Patriot Act style, before Fall recess.
Please act now to make sure that the War on Terrorism, and the tragedy of 9/11, isn’t used to push a political agenda and silence dissent.
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UN ORIENTAL EN LA DIASPORA | Dr. TABARE VAZQUEZ (Uruguay's President said: I'am artiquist. He`s crazy? more...  0 Comments

Labor Union Resources

Labor Union Resources | Labor Union Resources is designed to provide help to U.S. Workers in their efforts at organizing themselves and their co-workers into labor unions. It is also a resource for Union Leaders to assist in their operations, organizing, and bargaining efforts. more...  0 Comments

Screening of Michael Franti's I know I'm Not Alone

unbroken | Free screening of Michael Franti's 2004 movie documenting his travels through iraq and palestine. more...  1 Comments

No Child Left Behind, My Ass!

Peter L. Waldman | High-stakes tests are not valid measurements for academic achievement. Far too often, schools are scapegoated for failed or non-existent economic policy. Until the structural issues underlying poverty and institutional racism are addressed, then it’s not the achievement gap that is going to widen, but the income gap more...  0 Comments

Solidarity with Starbucks Workers: Justice from Bean to Cup!

D | Come join local Starbucks workers for a discussion, free *vegan* food/drinks, and a screening of the 20-minute documentary "Together We Win: The Fight to Organize Starbucks" more...  3 Comments

No Child's Behind Left

Marion Brady (posted by Hoipolloi Cassidy) | "Picking through the present pileup as it settles into place, questions for those now in charge arise." more...  0 Comments

One Charge Dropped In Israeli Torture Case

NLG Chicago | FBI Informer's Credibility Attacked; Main Charge in Case Collapses more...  0 Comments

WBAI contributor exposed as fascist

Bronterre O'Brien | Gerry McGeough, a political associate Radio Free Eireann's John McDonagh has been exposed by the anti-fascist publication, Searchlight, as promoting clerical fascism in Ireland. more...  7 Comments

Stalking; Old Torture and New Sport

Shawnna Armstrong from Starfishgirl | "As nightfall does not come at once, neither does oppression. In both instances, there is a twilight when everything remains seemingly unchanged. And it is in such twilight that we all must be most aware of change in the air -- however slight -- lest we become unwitting victims of the darkness." ~ Justice William O. Douglas

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Venezuelan Foreign Minister Detained by TSA at JFK

nycispes | The Venezuelan Mission to the UN is holding a press conference Sunday evening regarding the earlier detention and harassment of Venezuelan foreign minister Nicolas Maduro, after accompanying President Hugo Chavez during his visit to NYC for the conference at the United Nations. more...  11 Comments

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