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Protesters Get Into Two RNC Events ... (So Can You)

Savoir Faire | (from the Open Newswire) "Me and my cohorts just got back from an Republican National Convention event held uptown at the Club Mirage on Dyckman Street ... A combination of conservative business attire and an attitude that ‘Hey, of course we belong at this event’ got us in no proble and past the registration table ... After covering the bathroom with our own agit-prop, we cleared the table of their Bush crap and replaced it with our own ...

"The group that got in this event are normal people-just like you. Using the internet and keeping our eyes open, we were able to find out about this event earlier today. We encourage others to do the same. Even standing at these events and holding signs and flyering is a good thing. The battle may be in the streets in late August but lets not lose the battle of the story in the meantime. This event’s press release is here. Events and press releases are announced usually a few hours beforehand here."

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Local 1-2, Utility Workers Union of America, AFL-CIO | Utility Workers Union Local 1-2 to protest in Union Square, Thursday, June 24th, at 4PM more...  0 Comments

WBAI, Clearwater Festival a Record Success

Don DeBar | Croton-on-Hudson, NY - After torrential, weekend-long rains in the past few years nearly killed the annual progressive event, the just-past Clearwater Festival in Croton Point park was the most successful in its 38 year history. And, according to organizers, WBAI had a huge role in the turnaround. more...  1 Comments

NoRNC IRC Channel opened

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Growing crisis of Black joblessness in Harlem and NYC

Nellie Hester Bailey | Community Forum on "Growing Crisis of Black Joblessness in Harlem and NYC" more...  2 Comments

PGP/ email security workshop

NYC IMC | Come to a training to learn about PGP encryption and email security. more...  0 Comments

New Writers Email List for Writers Coming to RNC Protests

kirsten anderberg | There is a new writers list for reporters and journalists coming to NYC for the RNC protests this summer at Put RNC Writers in the search box at for info to join...It is a place to share resources, coordination of coverage, etc... more...  0 Comments

Direct Action Training Saturday June 26-BE THERE!

sf | read on more...  1 Comments

Save West Street from Pataki and the DOT

New Yorker/Concerned Citizen | If the West Street Tunnel is constructed, pollution will rise and quality of life will die! more...  2 Comments

US Poor Make Plea to International Community for Human Rights Observers during Republican National Convention

Matt | more...  1 Comments

Right to Remain Silent Now Illegal, as Names Go

AP | A recent Supreme Court decision makes it a crime to withhold your name from police and remain silent. more...  2 Comments

May 21 Die In: Charges Dismissed

Jason Flores-Williams | May 21 Die in At Rockefeller Center more...  1 Comments

Random Thoughts From the Allied Media Conference

Chris Anderson | This weekend, I attended the 2004 Allied Media Conference in Bowling Green, Ohio. for the first time. The conference offered media makers across a variety of media forms (zine, newspaper, web, video, audio) the opportunity to attend workshops, network, hang-out, bowl, and generally just recharge their batteries ahead of this summer’s Republican National Convention (RNC). more...  2 Comments

Bridge The Gap Health Care March

Emily Baron | Labor unions across the country "Bridged The Gap" on Saturday June 19th, 2004, with marches and rallys demanding healthcare rights. Thousands marched across the Brooklyn Bridge in New York City. more...  0 Comments

Building Bridges Radio Monday Night - 1.Lynne Stewart2.Diana Butto & Tom Angotti-Rebuilding Communities

Mimi Rosenberg and Ken Nash | WBAI Radio’s Building Bridges: Your Community & Labor Report Produced & Hosted by Mimi Rosenberg & Ken Nash June 21, 2004, 7 p.m. EST, over 99.5 FM or streaming live at more...  0 Comments

NYC IndyMedia Sound - Call for Participation at the RNC

AFS - NYC IndyMedia Sound Collective | ******************** more...  0 Comments

Is NYC IMC ready for a potential server attack during the RNC?

Fellow travler | Not sure if anyone here has planned for this, if so I'm sorry. Right wingers might try to shut down your IMC during the RNC to silence your coverage of whats going on on the streets. more...  5 Comments

Indy NYC Sound Collective - Editing and Posting Skill-Share and Workshop - SAT June 26

AFS -IMC NYC Sound Collective | The IMC NYC Sound Collective will be hosting a workshop in how to do sound pieces, including how to edit. more...  0 Comments

When Bush Comes to Shove -Resist! Organizing Strategies from the Global South

CISPES | The Committee in Solidarity with the People of El Salvador (CISPES) hosts Guadalupe Erazo, an agricultural leader for the Popular Social Bloc for Real Democracy. more...  0 Comments

1st Amendment Mob Halfway Mark

Michael ONeil | We're halfway to the RNC on the 1st Amendment Mob timeline. Celebrate at the Burrito Bar after the Mob. Once again, the Amendment is real but your cell phone doesn't have to be. more...  0 Comments

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