absinthe | Medea Benjamin, Cindy Sheehan, Patty Ackerman and Missy Beattie have been in court all week stemming from their arrests outside the U.S. Mission to the U.N. last March on International Women’s Day. The courts have been lacking supporters so I looked here & saw no call for court solidarity for these great women. Surely we can pack the courts, can't we? Here's an article about it when the trial started: http://www.commondreams.org/headlines06/1206-03.htm more... 0 Comments
Christine | Day of solidarity with the Tupinikim/Guarani of Brazil
TIME'S UP | SCHEDULE OF EVENTS, TOMORROW Saturday, December 9, 2006
Eugene Tenenbaum | Multimillion elevator works at Stuyvesant Town and Penn South in Manhattan, Riverdale’s Skyview and Amalgamated Houses in the Bronx took place without construction permits, documents, drawings, asbestos testing, safety overview, noise code exemption authorizations, etc., exposing their respective shareholders/tenants to so called here “NO DRAWING AND PERMIT LOSSES” of: a) paying for unnecessary work...; b) substandard workmanship...; c) unsafe work conditions...; d) personal danger...; e) danger of asbestos and dust...; f) inconvenience... . more... 0 Comments
Michael Treis | Aaron Russo's new movie America Freedom to Fascism on Freedom DVD breaks new ground on exposing truth in taxation and other relevant issues. more... 1 Comments
Mitchel Cohen | Saralee Hamilton, who died Dec. 7 in Philadelphia, had more fingers in more pots than any other activist I know. more... 1 Comments
Joan Russow | The serious consequences of the “retired general syndrome” were eloquently expressed in the “Pentagon Papers” by Daniel Ellsberg. He is currently reaffirming his concern in his press conferences given as a recipient of the Right Livelihood Award. In his press conferences and interviews, he has been calling on officials who are aware of the US plans for an invasion of Iran, to not make the same mistake he made. Similarly, Kofi Annan, as Secretary General failed to speak out when he could have made a difference. more... 0 Comments
Family and Friends of Daniel McGowan | come show support for two local targets of the Green Scare-Daniel McGowan and
Emil Kuzmanov | In Bulgaria, a long time ago the missing practice of legal cat & dog control is replaced by criminal collection and abuse of the great number of healthy animals. Their mass breeding stays encouraged by authorities. more... 0 Comments
El Asturig Emil von München | Os que imitam o marxismo - falsificando-o porém - exclamam, de modo a procurar encontrar justificação para as suas próprias posições : Porém, o que dizer da liberdade do indivíduo, das liberdades de imprensa, expressão, reunião e etc. ? ... Examinando as relações sociais, Marx e Engels descobriram que, em uma sociedade capitalista, a liberdade significa a liberdade dos capitalistas para garantirem a "segurança social" de seu sistema e revelaram que os Direitos das classes oprimidas não resultam em absolutamente nada.
Sam | The Black Mens movement and Fight Back! have issued a call to shut down a center of capitalism in protest of police war on people of color. Where do we stand? more... 27 Comments
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The Ink and Paper Collective | Young political activists today face a complicated political climate. Change is possible, but not easy. What lessons, both good and bad, can we learn from the social movements of the 1960s to make sure our contemporary activism does not go in vain? more... 1 Comments
Socialist International | Momentous changes in the world over the last two decades have increased opportunities to advance the cause of freedom, democracy and human rights. Despite expectations however, the much-needed global institutions required at this time of change to overcome conflict and redress social divisions and inequality have not yet emerged.
Odin Kroger | Without their will, people become instruments of the amchine.. The matrix does more than Big Brother.. The matrix is where Big Brother wants to be but cannot be - in the heads of people. more... 0 Comments
fred askew | Photographs from the Green Scare Rally in Foley Square NYC more... 0 Comments
War Resisters League | We need to begin planning now for what will hopefully be a weekend of protest against a war few of us wanted and more and more are coming to reject. Although disgust with the war has grown palpably, if we do not come together on March 19th a year will have gone by without New Yorkers having had an opportunity to come out into the streets and show the world how they truly feel about the US agenda in the Mideast.
steelworker | On December 16, with the help of the AFL-CIO the United Steelworkers are planning solidarity actions at Goodyear stores in over 100 cities across the United States and Canada. Come out on December 16 to join the United Steelworkers in their struggle for union jobs and healthcare and to help spread information about the strike! more... 0 Comments
Family and Friends of Daniel McGowan | Speech for Support Daniel Rally, Foley Square, New York City by Tim Doody, Family and Friends of Daniel McGowan
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