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Matt Hunger | City Belt's Matt Hunger tags along with Buy Nothing Day protesters, and grapples with this question: 'How do I reconcile my understanding of the importance of anti-consumerism with my seemingly programmed, if not instinctive, window-shopping?' more...  0 Comments

28th of Nov. 2006 32nd day of PFP occupation in Oaxaca City.

otr@ | At approximately 10:00 PM on tuesday the 27th, our compañero Marcos García Macedas, one of the State Councilors for the Committee in Defense of the Right's of the People, an organization adherent to APPO, was ambushed in the middle of the town of Putla de Guerrero by ministerial police. The compañero's health is tenuous as a result of four bullet wounds from the barrage fired in his direction. more...  0 Comments

Bush visits Middle East to intensify Iraq war

James Cogan | The thrust of today’s talks in Jordan between George Bush and Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki is clear in advance. Bush, accompanied by US Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice, will insist that the Iraqi leader bow down to US demands for a bloody crackdown against the largest faction in his own government, the anti-occupation Sadrist movement headed by cleric Moqtada al-Sadr and its Mahdi Army militia. An unnamed senior US official bluntly told the New York Times: “It’s decision time and everybody knows it.” more...  0 Comments

Rally for Oaxaca: 12pm Friday, December 1

beka | Emergency demonstration at the Mexican Mission to the UN. Friday, 12pm. 44th street btw 1st and 2nd Ave.

Oaxaca is under siege. More than 140 people were arrested this weekend and three were killed. The repression has reached new heights, with disappearances occuring daily. APPO has issued a call for solidarity demonstrations on Dec. 1st, the day the new government takes power. International attention and pressure is desperately needed. more...  0 Comments

NYPD Harasses Middle Eastern Cyclist at Critical Mass

anon | A Middle Eastern woman was harassed by a New York City police officer when she was stopped during a Critical Mass ride. The questioning got progressively worse as he asked her separately if she had weapons, possessed Weapons of Mass Destruction and if she had connections to Al Qaeda. She has filed a CCRB complaint. more...  2 Comments

Cyclone saved, but beloved Astroland will close

madhatter | Cyclone saved, but beloved Astroland will close more...  2 Comments

Brad Will Event at St. Mark's and then some

madhatter | Brad Will Event at St. Mark's and then some more...  0 Comments

Oaxaca under marshal law

radio zapote |
The city of Oaxaca lives now under marshall law; civil guarantees and human rights are nonexistent. more...  0 Comments

Rally for Oaxaca, THIS FRIDAY! Dec. 1, 12 pm Mexican Mission to the UN

Friends of Brad Will | RALLY FOR THE PEOPLE'S STRUGGLE IN OAXACA
Friday, December 1, 12pm
Mexican Mission to the U.N.
44th Street btw. 1st and 2nd ave more...  0 Comments

Building Bridges Radio:NYC Taxi Workers Advance and Westchester Day Labor Win

Ken Nash and Mimi Rosenberg | WBAI's Building Bridges: Your Community and Labor Report presents this 29 minute radio program. TO LISTEN CLICK ON WEB LINK BELOW more...  0 Comments

Support Striking Goodyear Workers this Friday Evening

NY Jobs with Justice | Please join National Jobs with Justice and the United Steelworkers in a protest at the NASCAR Awards dinner. Goodyear is the sole supplier of tires for NASCAR. more...  0 Comments

iWW EZ Supply Workers Win Huge Victory!

Worker freedom | The IWW had an amazing victory last week. A contract was negotiated between the Boss at ez-supply and the workers. After a year long fight workers made the big wins in improving their working conditions. This is amazing!
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SP-NYC Statement on the Nov. 25th Police Murder.

SP-USA Local collective statement | The Socialist Party of New York City condemns unreservedly the shooting and murder by police in the early hours of Saturday, November 25th. more...  1 Comments

Sleep 'tight' and don't let the bed bugs bite

Brent Herbert | Some common sense advice more...  0 Comments

FAO Schwartz Supports Racist Hate Site

Jackie Chiles | Contact them and tell them why they should not be patronizing LGF. more...  3 Comments

Reforming or Dismantling the Welfare State

Christoph Butterwegge | From the welfare state comes a national competition state.. The welfare state that actually has constitutional rank in Germany is now without intrinsic value for neoliberals and subject to the location logic of economic and power interests. more...  0 Comments

Oaxaca: Repression Unleashed

Indybay (via Barucha Calamity Peller) | A short report from today (given over the phone to indybay volunteer). Photo: B.C. Peller

See also: Nov 28th 2006 - 32nd day of PFP occupation in Oaxaca City more...  1 Comments

December 8th Benefit show for targets of the Green Scare

cindy | BENEFIT SHOW FOR TARGETS OF THE GREEN SCARE
Friday, December 8th
Doors at 8:30pm, bands at 9pm, DJ after!
DUMBA Arts Collective
57 Jay Street, Brooklyn, NY more...  1 Comments

What the New York Times has learned from Iraq

Barry Grey | The lead editorial in Sunday’s New York Times deserves careful reading and consideration. Entitled “Learning from Iraq,” the piece should serve as an antidote to popular illusions that the American electorate’s massive repudiation of the Iraq war on November 7 and the capture of Congress by the Democrats will lead to a retreat by the American ruling elite from its policies of neo-colonialism and war.

It is particularly significant, coming from a principal organ of American liberalism, one closely aligned with the dominant sections of the Democratic Party. more...  0 Comments

BREAKING THE SILENCE Thursday, November 30, 2006 7pm

complacere | The Israeli Military trained them to believe it was self defense ...
"The reality we experienced was made of: innocent civilians being
hurt, kids not going to school because of the curfew....... more...  0 Comments

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