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Quess, local New Orleans poet, Interview with Nora Maria Fuller (audio/mpeg 29.2MB) - by WTUL News and Views
17m Interview with New Orleans poet Quess of New Orleans Chapter of the Black Youth Project 100 talking about their participation in "The Confederate Flag, A Belated Burial 2015," an art and education based effort by John C Sims to create a conversation around the harmful effects of ongoing psychological terrorism in Black communities, especially in the South, and to turn that conversation to action to combat these effects. Louisiana is one of 13 states participating in a belated flag burial ...
Posted: Mon May 25, 2015 8:45AM
“Tribute to Roque Dalton" event@lapena/ inteview with mauel Arias on Settingthe standard - by paz
Roque Dalton (1935-1957) es el poeta más destacado de El Salvador. Su vida: una novela de aventuras. Su poesía: la explosión de chispas entre utopía política y entusiasmo, entre convicción revolucionaria y obsesión por las herejías. English Description: Roque Dalton (1935-75) is the most known poet of El Salvador. Sentenced to death by the Salvadoran dictatorships because of his subversive activities, he managed to avoid his execution two times. He lived his exile in Mexico, Pra...
Posted: Mon May 18, 2015 3:31AM
El Salvador: causes for concern and reasons for hope - by Allan Fisher
1339 Leila Court (Live Oak) one block from Capitola Road (near 17th Ave.) Santa Cruz
Event Date:Sat May 2, 2015 10:00AM
Posted: Fri May 1, 2015 4:57AM
El Salvador film - by Allan Fisher
2940 16th Street (corner Capp St.) Redstone building
Event Date:Thu Apr 30, 2015 6:30PM
Posted: Wed Apr 29, 2015 7:00AM
The Unspeakable- A Mexican Perspective, with Rafael Landerreche - by Anita
Resource Center for Nonviolence, 612 Ocean St., Santa Cruz, CA
Event Date:Thu May 7, 2015 7:30PM
Posted: Mon Apr 27, 2015 4:18PM
Alleging Labor Abuses, U.S. and Mexican Workers Call for Boycott of Driscoll’s Berries - by via Rachel Luban, In These Times
Driscoll's is headquartered in Watsonville, California. In 2008, Driscoll's was named "business of the year" by the Pajaro Valley Chamber of Commerce and Agriculture. The company has fields in California, Florida, Mexico, and Australia.
Posted: Mon Apr 20, 2015 11:54AM
Rally for International Day of Solidarity with Venezuela - by BALASC
24th & Mission Sts.
Event Date:Sun Apr 19, 2015 12:00PM
Posted: Wed Apr 15, 2015 9:59AM
Panama Deception - by RO RAM
Long Haul Info Shop 3124 Shattuck Ave, Berkeley Ca
Event Date:Sat Apr 18, 2015 8:00PM
Posted: Wed Apr 15, 2015 12:13AM
Monthly Radical Films: "Even the Rain" - by Earl Gilman
Luna Press 3790 Mission St (near Richland)
Event Date:Sat May 2, 2015 5:00PM
Posted: Tue Apr 14, 2015 12:27PM
American Airlines Announces on Twitter Shark Fin Shipment Ban - by Joanna Nasar
American Airlines sent out tweets today announcing that they will no longer be shipping shark fins.
Posted: Tue Apr 7, 2015 12:38PM
Endangered Hammerhead Shark Fins Exported from Costa Rica, Touch Down Illegally in U.S. - by Joanna Nasar
Conservation groups PRETOMA and Turtle Island Restoration Network and have found evidence that hammerhead sharks (Sphyrna lewini) are being exported from Costa Rican ports and flown to plates in Hong Kong by way of stop-overs on U.S. soil.
Posted: Mon Apr 6, 2015 11:18AM
Indigenous Land conflict in Brazil – Support needed NOW - by Ardaga - Huu-té Dschaam Dscheu
The once ~5 to 6 million Indigenous People in Brazil are down to less than 1 million. And those brave survivors of a genocide machine of half a millennium are still being brutalized and deceived by state and parallel authorities. And while the media reports nothing on it, Indigenous people are fighting for survival, their legal lands and against spree killings right now. This is a brand new eyewitness report. And a plea for YOUR support!
Posted: Tue Mar 24, 2015 10:06AM
The Future of Cuba - by Richard Fallenbaum
Community Room, South Branch, Berkeley Public Library 1901 Russell Street at Martin Luther King Jr. Way, Berkeley
Event Date:Sat Apr 4, 2015 12:00PM
Posted: Sun Mar 22, 2015 3:07PM
Caravana 43 Fresno: Parents of the 43 missing students from Iguala, Mexico visit Fresno - by
California State University, Fresno - Peace Garden
Event Date:Sat Mar 28, 2015 11:00AM
Posted: Sun Mar 22, 2015 9:34AM
Monarch Butterflies in North America Found to be Vulnerable to Extinction - by via The Xerces Society
PORTLAND, Ore.—A newly completed assessment has found that monarch butterflies in North America are vulnerable to extinction. The assessment was undertaken by NatureServe and the Xerces Society for Invertebrate Conservation, and results were published in a report released by the U.S. Forest Service on March 9 (see PDF).
Posted: Fri Mar 20, 2015 11:21AM
Juvenile Green Sea Turtle ‘Gina’ Migrates Over 310 Miles from Cocos Island to Golfo Dulce - by Joanna Nasar
First evidence of habitat connectivity accomplished by collaborative tagging efforts (Photos and Map Available).
Posted: Fri Mar 20, 2015 10:46AM
Misguided Border Security Bill Threatens Public Lands - by Center for Biological Diversity
TUCSON, Ariz.— Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) and Rep. Matt Salmon (R-Ariz.) today jointly introduced the “Arizona Borderlands Protection and Preservation Act” in the U.S. Congress. A press release from Sen. McCain’s office claims that the bill is necessary to grant border security personnel full access to federal lands along the Arizona-Mexico border, including national parks, wildlife refuges, forests and monuments.
Posted: Wed Mar 18, 2015 5:33PM
Public Statement on OAS Indigenous Peoples Declaration - by Amnesty International
Amnesty International is urging member states of the Organization of American States (OAS) to ensure that a proposed regional Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples properly reflects the views and experiences of those whose rights are at stake. Legitimacy cannot be achieved if text is brought forward without the support of Indigenous Peoples.
Posted: Fri Mar 13, 2015 12:37PM
Mexico: Outrage Over Massacre of Ayotzinapa Students - by Spartacist League/SYC
1904 Franklin Street, Suite 407 (1 block east of 19th St. BART. Press buzzer #407)
Event Date:Sat Mar 21, 2015 4:00PM
Posted: Tue Mar 3, 2015 8:07PM
Report back on 2015 election in El Salvador - by Allan Fisher
Redstone building room 302 at 2940 16th Street (between Mission and S. Van Ness St.) San Francisco
Event Date:Tue Mar 17, 2015 6:30PM
Posted: Tue Mar 3, 2015 12:44PM