top
text Puerto Rico Oversight Board Meets as Bankruptcy Deadline Approaches by Greg Williams
Puerto Rico's oversight board meets on April 28th in New York and could authorize a bankruptcy process for the debt ridden island....
Posted: Thu Apr 27, 2017 7:17AM
text Puerto Rico Religious Leaders Call for Bankruptcy Ahead of "Vulture Fund" Deadline by Greg Williams
Before May, protections expire that shelter Puerto Rico from debt lawsuits and predatory financial groups popularly known as "vulture" funds....
Posted: Tue Apr 25, 2017 6:45AM
image Formerly Enslaved Africans Created American Memorial Day 480_image_1.jpeg by Reprint Wikimedia
Maryters of the Race Course forgotten and disrespected, yet soon come alive again....
Posted: Tue Apr 18, 2017 5:20PM
image Illegal Purchase Of Execution Drugs as Ark. GOP Gov Hutchinson Seeks To Murder 8 Prisoners 480__ab1prisoners_1.jpg by Abolition 9
As Arkansas Republicans seek to murder 8 priisoners in 11 days, drug companies, abolitionists work to stop the executions while the governor, A.G. and corrections officer are under investigation for illegal purchases....
Posted: Fri Apr 14, 2017 12:03PM
text Puerto Rico Oversight Board Mediates Last Ditch Debt Negotiations by Greg Williams
Within weeks, Puerto Rico will likely enter bankruptcy proceedings tailored by Congress specifically for the US territory....
Posted: Fri Apr 14, 2017 7:23AM
audio This Week in Palestine, April 7, 2017 (audio/mpeg 7.9mb) by IMEMC
Welcome to this Week in Palestine, a service of the International Middle East Media Center, www.imemc.org, for April 01, to the 07, 2017....
Posted: Sun Apr 9, 2017 10:17PM
image Re: Those Missiles at Syria from U.S. 480_missiles-to-syria-from-us_1.jpg by Black Rose Anarchist Federation / IGD
The U.S. military launched nearly five dozen cruise missiles at Syria from U.S. Navy ships in the eastern Mediterranean Sea. The following are some short initial thoughts from Black Rose – Central Illinois....
Posted: Sat Apr 8, 2017 2:49PM
text Puerto Rico and Bondholders Agree on Electric Company Debt Deal by Greg Williams
Puerto Rico’s electric utility company (PREPA) and bondholders reached an agreement to restructure $8.9 billion in debt, according to an announcement from the island's government....
Posted: Thu Apr 6, 2017 1:57PM
text Representative Doggett and Senator Whitehouse Introduce Legislation to Close Tax Havens by Greg Williams
Representative Lloyd Doggett (D-TX) and ‎Senator Sheldon Whitehouse (D-RI)‎ introduced versions of the Stop Tax Haven Abuse Act in the House and Senate....
Posted: Thu Apr 6, 2017 7:03AM
text One Year Anniversary of Panama Papers Leak by Greg Williams
More than 11 million documents were leaked from a law firm based in Panama a year ago today....
Posted: Mon Apr 3, 2017 6:59AM
text Put Medicare for All on November 2018 Ballot by Register Peace & Freedom or Green
The time is now to organize for a Medicare for All ballot measure in as many states as possible in November 2018, when there are Congressional elections and governor’s races to bring enough voters to the polling places to vote for Medicare for All, which has been sitting in the House of Representatives since 2003, now known as HR 676....
Posted: Thu Mar 30, 2017 8:39PM
image No Funds for Border Wall in FY 2017? – Fight Shifts to FY 2018 480_build-bridges-not-walls.jpg by via Earthjustice
Latino, Environmental, Civil Rights, and Border Communities hold their ground against Trump’s wall...
Posted: Wed Mar 29, 2017 2:04PM
audio Getting Into Trouble with Franklin Lopez of SubMedia (audio/mpeg 63.1mb) by It's Going Down
SubMedia is releasing a brand new monthly show entitled Trouble. This month's featured struggle is the #NoDAPL fight at Standing Rock....
Posted: Sun Mar 26, 2017 1:19PM
text House Rejects Puerto Rico Healthcare Amendment by Greg Williams
The House Rules Committee rejected an amendment that would‎ allocate Medicaid funding to Puerto Rico at an equal level to US states.‎...
Posted: Fri Mar 24, 2017 6:59AM
image The Joint Base Lewis-McChord Protection Division Email Distribution List 480_joint-base-lewis-mcchord_1.jpg by Portwatcher
The Joint Base Lewis-McChord Protection Division, a rogue military unit in WA state, is illegally collecting information about you, entering that information into their antiterrorism databases, and sending your personal information out to others around the world. But many of the soldiers on the base are honest men who disapprove of the illegal activities of the Joint Base Lewis-McChord Protection Division. These honest men shared the Joint Base Lewis-McChord Protection Division email distro ...
Posted: Thu Mar 23, 2017 5:45PM
text Puerto Rico Religious Leaders Urge Congress to Pass Healthcare Laws as Debt Crisis Looms by Greg Williams
Puerto Rico's Archbishop Roberto González and Bible Society head Reverend Heriberto Martínez are asking Congress to pass child tax benefit and healthcare recommendations made by a bipartisan Congressional task force....
Posted: Thu Mar 23, 2017 1:55PM
text G20 Finance Ministers Discuss Global Economic Stability by Greg Williams
G20 Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors meet today and tomorrow in Baden-Baden, Germany....
Posted: Fri Mar 17, 2017 7:58AM
text HUD Secretary Ben Carson supports $6.2 billion in budget cuts to HUD by Lynda Carson
HUD Secretary Ben Carson, who recently bought a fancy $1.3 million home near D.C., in Vienna, Virginia, where he resides with his wife Candy, was A.W.O.L., and nowhere to be found by the media yesterday when it came time for him to step up to the plate on behalf of the poor, elderly and disabled, to oppose the proposed $6.2 billion in budget cuts that will harm hundreds of thousands of HUD’s subsidized households!...
Posted: Fri Mar 17, 2017 3:52AM
image 13 Arrested at Fracking Protest in Annapolis, Maryland 480_annapolis_3-16-2017_1.jpg by Luke / DC Indymedia
On the 16th of March, 13 anti-fracking activists were arrested in front of the Maryland statehouse as they demanded the Senate pass a statewide, permanent ban on gas fracking....
Posted: Thu Mar 16, 2017 2:01PM
text Puerto Rico Religious Leaders Ask Congress to Pass Debt Crisis Actions by Greg Williams
"‎As religious leaders in Puerto Rico, we urge you to act on behalf of the 3.4 million American citizens living on the island," wrote two prominent ministers to Congress about ‎policies to help the debt-troubled island....
Posted: Wed Mar 15, 2017 12:35PM