Linn Washington Jr. | Last week’s Parole Board decision involving that MOVE trio (who’ve served time longer than the average third-degree murder case) underscores the pollution of politics in the justice system....The reason why so many people feel racism infects law, from police to judges to prisons, results from so many being jerked by the justice system so often. more... 1 Comments
Hans Bennett | On May 1, the day of his book's release, author J. Patrick O'Connor was interviewed at Philadelphia City Hall about "The Framing of Mumia Abu-Jamal." more... 1 Comments
Movement for Justice in El Barrio | To Our Fellow Members of the East Harlem Community,
Ceaithearna Coille | Subway for sale and rent... more... 1 Comments
Hans Bennett | Check out today's NY Times! more... 0 Comments
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Solidarity Without Borders-NYC | This May Day, Solidarity Without Borders-NYC is calling on our fellow anti-authoritarians, anti-capitalists, and anti-racists to join in a day of action and education in solidarity with the immigrant, indigenous, and labor movements rising up across the continent on this day. more... 0 Comments
apoc | Illvox.org has added many lost brochures and writings of many political struggles, free and in PDF form. more... 0 Comments
Movement for Justice in El Barrio | The threat of community displacement and gentrification has been rearing its ugly head across all of Harlem. The three Council Members, Melissa Mark-Viverito, Robert Jackson, and Inez Dickens, who supposedly represent the three districts that make up Harlem: West Harlem, Central Harlem, and East Harlem, have banded together time and again to support gentrification and displacement. more... 1 Comments
Wobbly City | “We can bring to birth a new world from the ashes of the old!” more... 2 Comments
Kat Aaron | As NYPD rolls out police with machine guns in the subways, police in the Sean Bell shooting are acquitted on all charges. Is the NYPD trying to send a message with the timing of their new Operation Torch? more... 3 Comments
Ken Nash and Mimi Rosenberg | WBAI Radio's Building Bridges: Your Community & Labor Report
John Brown | Breaking News - All 3 killer cops have been acquitted of the murder of Sean Bell.
Hans Bennett | Check out this video! Lots of folks came out from NYC. more... 1 Comments
The Politics of Immigration | Two opportunities for serious discussions on immigration: What are the root causes? What's the impact on the economy? What does enforcement accomplish? more... 0 Comments
Hans Bennett | The Philadelphia Inquirer has just reported that the MOVE 9 women were denied parole on grounds that they minimized or denied the "nature and circumstances" of the offense, "refused to accept responsibility" and lacked remorse, and the ‘negative recommendation’ by the prosecutor. more... 0 Comments
Michael Schiffmann, Journalists for Mumia | When on August 2, 1995 the defense tried to subpoena clerks from the Administrative Office of the Pennsylvania Courts as well as the Jury Commissioner of the County of Philadelphia as part of their PCRA petition argument that jury pools were not drawn “from a fair cross section of the community,” Sabo silenced attorney Wolkenstein and had her locked up in a jail cell instead. All subpoenas were quashed, leading attorney Jonathan Piper to state during the defense’s closing argument on September 11, 1995: “We have been precluded from presenting any evidence with respect to the racially-biased manner in which jury pools were selected in Philadelphia in 1982.” This is particularly stupefying since
Red Emma | There are many different responses to the rights of minorities in China, but so far our staunch pro-worker left wing throws up road blocks to growing resistance in the USA? Why are ivory-towered professionals incapable of putting down the books and looking out the window? more... 3 Comments
Vermont AFL-CIO | The Executive Board of the Vermont AFL-CIO, representing thousands of workers in countless sectors across Vermont, have unanimously passed an historic resolution expressing their “unequivocal” support for the first US labor strike against the war in Iraq. more... 0 CommentsPage 307 | Page 305
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