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50 Shots and a Mule - New Documentary About Sean Bell Protests

Glass Bead Collective | 50 Shots and a Mule focuses on December 16 and December 22nd protests against police brutality sparked by NYPD murder of Sean Bell on his wedding day. The second part of the film was shot with a combination of regular and 360 degree "immersive" cameras.

See also: The 50 Day Sean Bell Vigil in Queens more...  2 Comments

THE CALIFORNAI ANTI-WAR SOLDIERS MUST NOT STAND ALONE

MARKIN | IMMEDIATE WITHDRAWAL FROM IRAQ more...  0 Comments

New Year Destruction at the Hill of Tara, Ireland

turoe | In flagrent contempt of best archaeological and ecological practice, a systematic campaign of tree felling, earth clearance and monument removal has begun at the Hill of Tara. This is even before the Public Private Partnership (PPP) contract for the M3 Motorway, through the Tara / Skryne Valley, has even been signed. Daily protests are taking place, every 7am in the morning at the Hill of Tara car park. more...  0 Comments

Whole Foods dumps POM over animal tests, consumer pressure

anonymous | Remember the people in LA whose homes were raided after protesting POM's animal testing? Well, those raids are being indirectly cited by Whole Foods as reason to get rid of all POM products by April 1 this year. more...  4 Comments

Spc. Doug Barber: One Year After His Tragic Suicide-Unaired Interviews

Jay Shaft | Two previously unreleased audio interviews with Spc. Douglas Barber, who served in Iraq with the Ohio National Guard. Released to commemorate the one year anniversary of his suicide due to untreated PTSD and overwhelming mental trauma.


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MARDI GRAS: MADE IN CHINA, free screening tomorrow night

ren | The film confronts both cultural and economic globalism by humanizing
the commodity chain from China to the United States..

Thursday, January 18th, 2007
Time: 8:00 PM
Location: Time's Up! 49 East Houston (between Mulberry and Mott)
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Activists to Protest International Diamond Convention in New York, Feb. 5th

African People's Solidarity Committee | On February 5th, human rights activists will hold a demonstration at the New York City Hilton Hotel where the 4th Annual Rapaport International Diamond Conference will take place. The diamond is on the defensive. more...  0 Comments

Make Capitalism History

interventionist left | The iron fist of McDonald Douglas protects the soft fist of McDonalds. Militarism is the back side of capitalism. We must resist normalization of war and militarization of foreign policy. Culture shock, critical thinking and love for life and the future can change priorities and free us from fatalism, resignation, helplessness and the warrior cult, the bitter fruit of "failed states" (Noam Chomsky). more...  0 Comments

LSR PUPPY KILLERS NOT WELCOME ON WALL STREET WAR LAUNCHES OPERATION: HELTER SKELTER

Win Animal Rights | Saturday, Jan. 20, 2007 - Meet at Lexington Avenue and 86th Street at 4:00 PM
Sunday, Jan. 21, 2007 - Meet at Lexington Avenue and 86th Street at 4:00 PM

***Join us for a vegan dinner at a local restaurant after the demos*** more...  2 Comments

Images from IWW march in Brooklyn

Diane Krauthamer | On January 15, 2007, Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, over one hundred and twenty IWW union members, supporters and labor movement allies marched on and picketed the warehouse of Handyfat Trading Inc. in Brooklyn, where union workers were recently fired. Read the full story here:  http://nyc.indymedia.org/en/2007/01/82008.html more...  0 Comments

Youth Campaign in Solidarity with the Cuban Five...

sended by F Espinoza | Friends and comrades all over the world,
On behalf of the brave and noble people of which we are part, the Cuban youth is calling on youth and student movements, associations and the young population of the entire world to join the struggle for truth and justice, as they have so many times before in the long history of humanity. more...  0 Comments

IRAN SHOOTS DOWN US SPY DRONE

ME |  http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2007-01/16/content_5614059.htm more...  0 Comments

Wobblies March, Picket Brooklyn Warehouse

Tom Howard | On January 15, 2007, Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, over one hundred and twenty IWW union members, supporters and labor movement allies marched on and picketed the warehouse of Handyfat Trading Inc. in Brooklyn. Ten days earlier, Handyfat owner Dennis Ho illegally fired nine workers in retaliation for their union activity, but allegedly over immigration status. Monday, Ho shut down Handyfat’s operations rather than face the picketing workers, at a loss of tens of thousands of dollars in business.

See Also: Photos and Video here more...  0 Comments

Jan 27 DC March: Contingent for Justice in the Middle East: Iraq, Palestine, Lebanon

Adalah-NY | Connecticut United for Peace (CTUP), and Adalah-NY: The Coalition for Justice in the Middle East are calling for a national contingent to march against the occupation of Iraq, against the occupation of Palestine, against the attacks on Lebanon, against attacks and other aggressions on Iran and Syria, and for justice in all of the Middle East. more...  0 Comments

Mapping Racial and Economic Inequality in NYC Health Care

The Opportunity Agenda | Health Care That Works is a new website designed to visually illustrate the economic and racial disparities that exist in New York City's health care system, and drive all New Yorker's of conscience to take action by emailing their elected officials. more...  0 Comments

Raquel Holway

Raquel Holway | En la busqueda de una sociedad mas justa, mas
igualitaria, con mas posibilidades para todo el
mundo es que proponemos que nos acompañes en
nuestro proyecto.
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Two Thousand and six...six...six...

bg hatchet |

By Bill Gallagher
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Jan 17th: Youth Channel at Anthology Archives

Manhattan Neighborhood Network | Manhattan Neighborhood Network's Youth Channel will be hosting Ideas & Identities, a special screening of youth-created videos at the Anthology Film Archives, located at 32 Second Ave. We will be highlighting exceptional youth media created by members of the Lower East Side Girls Club, the TRUCE program at Harlem Children's Zone, as well as featuring "Beyond the Hijab: Struggling Against Stereotypes", an original Youth Channel production about growing up as a African-American Muslim woman.

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Images: Martin Luther King Day in Times Sq.

fred askew | Martin Luther King Day in Times Sq.

Photographs:  http://www.stratecomm.net/~fritz/gallery/mlk2007 more...  0 Comments

INTERNATIONAL SOLIDARITY – FREE THE 3 ANARCHIST PRISONERS OF THE 6 MAY E.S.F. DEMONSTRATION IN ATHENS

@ | The 2 anarchists on hunger strike are now in hospital, facing harassment as their condition deterriorates.
send e-mails to greek ministry of justice and greek embassies & consulates more...  0 Comments

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