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NIFC "Shell to Sea" Video Support the People of Rossport!

National Irish Freedom Committee | The National Irish Freedom Committee (NIFC) has been helping publicise the struggle of the people of Rossport for quite some time now and we are the only Irish organisation here in America that has been vocal in our support of the community in Mayo, and have actively used all our resources to try help keep our membership, other concerned people, and the general public informed about what is going on there more...  0 Comments

East Timor: 15 Years Since the Santa Cruz Massacre

ETAN | East Timor: 15 Years Since the Santa Cruz Massacre
Prospects for Justice, Prospects for Peace

with Democracy Now!'s Amy Goodman, Shirley Shackleton and others

Monday, Nov 13, 7 p.m.

Assembly Hall, Judson Memorial Church, 239 Thompson Sq., Manhattan

$10 donation requested. No one turned away.
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Photos and Short Update from Oaxaca, November 6th: Women's march

Barucha Calamity Peller | From Indybay
11/8: Shortly after midnight, Ministerial (State) Police reportedly shot live ammunition at people on the Carrillo Puerto barricade; no one was injured. At around 1 a.m., gun shots were reported near the Soriana barricade, and there were six arrests at the Carrillo Puerto barricade.
11/7: The APPO women's march in Oaxaca was attacked by the Policía Federal Preventiva (PFP), and a total of 16 protesters were arrested in Oaxaca throughout the day, including eight people kidnapped off the street by agents in a white van, according to reports on APPO Radio. Report and photos | Faces of Oaxaca | More photos from the barricades
11/6: Radio Universidad (in Spanish)

November 5th: After a week of defending their barricades, more than a million people joined the Popular Assembly of the People of Oaxaca's (APPO) 6th Mega March. This morning, paramilitary forces repeated their pattern of early morning gunfire at the barricades, wounding 22-year-old Marco Sanchez Mertinez; he is in grave condition. 12 buses and a caravan of cars arrived from Mexico City for the march. Photos and Audio Report and Written Report from today. Photos from CMI Chiapas of Federal Police waiting for the march. | Read minute-to-minute updates from Oaxaca

Radio Universidad, the movement's only remaining radio station was successfully defended on Thursday after fierce battles with the Federal Police. Photos: 1 | 2 | Video | Listen to Radio Universidad.

San Francisco Bay Area activists and reporters are in Oaxaca covering the popular movement:

Photos from Tristan | Nov. 5th in Oaxaca by Tristan | The Battle for the University by Tristan | Previous report by Tristan

Coverage of the Women's March by Barucha Calamity Peller | Photos from the Barricades |Photos and Audio Report from Nov. 5th | Minute to Minute reports November 2nd | November 4th

Reports by Danielsan and Ariel (since October 12th): 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11 | 12

Videos from Indymedia Oaxaca | Coverage from past week | Solidarity Actions in the Bay Area and Beyond

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National Irish Freedom Committee's Interview with Sinn Fein President Ruairi O' Bradaigh

Brian Wardlow | Very informative interview of a lifelong Irish republican, and current president of Sinn Fein (republican). The interview will offer the viewer a remarkably accurate account from an inside prospective on the struggle for Irish freedom, and the promotion of Eire Nua, from an individual who has been involved with Irish Republicanism for half a century, most of it in a leadership capacity. more...  1 Comments

More Photos from the Oaxacan Barricades

Barucha Calamity Peller | Various pictures of barricades and their defenders, altar for Brad Will and Radio Universidad.
More images can be found here:
 http://www.indybay.org/newsitems/2006/11/07/18327765.php more...  0 Comments

Nov 14 - 15: Students in the Global Struggle / Estudiantes en la Lucha Global

nycispes | NYCISPES & FMLN Youth invite you to two days of international youth movement building with Oswaldo Nataren, student organizer from the University of El Salvador... South Bronx, NYU & Hempstead

El Comite Nuevayorkino en Solidaridad con el Pueblo de El Salvador y la Juventud Farabundista te invitan a dos días de fortalecer el movimiento juvenil con Oswaldo Nataren, organizador de estudiantes de la Universidad de El Salvador... South Bronx, NYU y Hempstead more...  0 Comments

Youth Tribute To Brad Will This Thursday

YELL! (The Young, Eclectic Liberation Leaders | This meeting is a community event open to all, to meet, remember and organize in light of the killing of Brad Will and others in Oaxaca in the past weeks. Our purpose is to provide space for people to meet from various communities of resistance, share, discuss and organize in NYC around these issues. We especially would like to see his companeros in the Independent Media, the Community Gardens and Squatting Communities who can share some of the videos he made, or tell stories. We want to celebrate and also to start new connections between groups that have not had a venue to meet previously. more...  1 Comments

Viva La Chance!

Christian Pott | Profit and power are set above social peace. Who is really responsible when the villa surrounded by barbed wire is charred one morning? more...  0 Comments

Wobbly Barista Isis Saenz Fired by Starbucks For Union Activity

Worker Freedom | Sister Worker Isis Saenz was fired today by Starbucks for participating in a protest Thursday evening against the company's union-busting [ http://starbucksunion.org/node/1094] more...  0 Comments

Protest the killing at Huntingdon Life Sciences Protest CEO Andrew Baker 11-12-06

Win Animal Rights | Date/Time: Sunday, November 12, 2006 at 2:00 PM
Place: 279 Central Park W. (88 St.) - New York City
Home of: Andrew Baker, CEO of HLS more...  0 Comments

Friday @ Bluestockings: This is Forever Series: on Bolivia and the Multitude

the kids | This Friday at Bluestockigns the This is Forever: From Inquiry to Refusal Discussion Series presents a talk called "Can the Multitude Take the State? The Extraordinary Case of Bolivia". more...  0 Comments

Bush & Blair: The Iraq fantasy & Dutch denial

Henk Ruyssenaars & Patrick Cockburn | ''Neither will admit that Iraq is a disaster. But while their state of denial may cost votes in Washington and London, on the frontline in the Middle East, it continues to cost lives.'' And a stone faced Dutch PM can sit and listen to it and deny it all? All the time supporting the US junta's global war machine? more...  4 Comments

Resist the Apartheid Walls, from Palestine to Mexico: Nov 11 in NYC

Ad Hoc Coalition 4 Justice in the Middle East | Please join us for a slideshow and report-back by members of DRUM who will share their first-hand accounts of the walls in Palestine and Arizona from recent visits. Learn how the fight against racist travel bans, for dignity, and against militarized borders link the struggle for immigrant rights in the U.S. to the struggle for freedom in Palestine!Bring signs and flags. After the event, we will take it to the streets and bring the Wall to New York!
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Lives (and Votes) Lost

Elizabeth Weill-Greenberg | With election day almost here, City Belt looks at the voting rights of New Jerseyans who are in or have been released from prison. As Larry Peterson's case shows, even if you're innocent, voting just might not be the first thing on your mind. more...  0 Comments

Lista de 61 desaparecidos en Oaxaca

La Jornada | una relación con los nombres de 61 "personas víctimas de detención arbitraria (por efectivos de la Policía Federal Preventiva) y de quienes se presume desaparición", ya que no se presentó ningún fundamento legal ni información respecto a la autoridad a cuya disposición serían puestos. more...  0 Comments

Documentary film on Canada's ongoing Genocide

Kevin Annett | One man's struggle to document murder and genocide in his former church's Indian residential schools in Canada is documented for the first time, in this film that features first hand testimonies of school survivors more...  0 Comments

Video from the Ride for Oaxaca

kilroy | Arrest footage from the Ride for Oaxaca, Wednesday November 1st, 2006.
Watch here
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Meeting for local campaign in support of Coalition of Immokalee Workers

NYC SFA | See sfalliance.org and ciw-online.org for more info. more...  0 Comments

Greens, US Senate: Hawkins Calls for UN Peacekeepers to Protect Palestinians in Gaza

Howie Hawkins | Howie Hawkins, the Green Party candidate for US Senate from New York, faulted his Democratic-Working Family Party opponent for turning a blind eye to the plight of the Palestinians during his six years in office. Hawkins said that an international peacekeeping force should be deployed to end the Israeli military occupation of Palestinian territories and its latest military attacks in the Gaza strip. Several dozen Palestinians have been killed in the last military action. Israeli troops recently opened fire on women in Beit Hanoun who went to a mosque that is under siege. more...  0 Comments

Two of Brad's Killers Arrested

madhatter | Two of Brad's Killers Arrested more...  0 Comments

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