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audio Jenny Yanez on Solidarity with the Muslim Community (audio/mpeg 11.5mb) by WTUL New Orleans 9.15 News & Views
Jenny Yanez joins WTUL News and Views in the studio to discuss how folks can stand in solidarity with the local Muslim community....
Posted: Thu Mar 16, 2017 11:39AM
text In condemned remarks, HUD Secretary Ben Carson calls slaves “immigrants” by Lynda Carson
People have allegedly been around for the last 195,000 years or more, and slavery has existed since before written history. The slavery era insurance registry reveals a lot of information about slavery!...
Posted: Mon Mar 6, 2017 9:07PM
image Milo Yiannopoulos's Book and Speaking Invitation Canceled 480_h12_milo_yiannopolous-maga_1.jpg by Democracy Now!
White nationalist Milo Yiannopoulos is facing widespread backlash after he appeared to endorse pedophilia—leading to the cancellation of upcoming speaking gigs, as well as the publication of his book....
Posted: Tue Feb 21, 2017 12:26PM
audio Interview with Jeanette Vizguerra in Denver Sanctuary Church in Spanish (audio/x-wav 272.7mb) by paz
Community activist Jeanette Vizguerra of Denver has received notice she could soon be deported to her home country of Mexico. Vizguerra's case has gained attention since she became one of the first undocumented immigrants in Colorado to share her story with the public. An attorney for Vizguerra says she could be eligible for a special visa to remain in the U.S. after she recently cooperated with police who investigated a crime committed against her. Vizguerra was arrested for driving with...
Posted: Sun Feb 19, 2017 11:07PM
document Trump Administration's Plan to Use 100,000 National Guard Troops as Deportation Force trump-national-guard-draft-memo.pdf_140_.jpg by la resistencia
The AP revealed an detailed plan written by the Trump administration to use the National Guard in 11 southwestern states as a deportation force to kidnap and forcibly remove as many people as possible from the country. The states of California, Arizona, New Mexico, Texas, Oregon, Nevada, Utah, Colorado, Oklahoma, Arkansas and Louisiana were included in the plan. Trump craves his very own Operation Wetback. Team Trump denies that they intended to carry out the plan and call the document a d...
Posted: Sat Feb 18, 2017 12:22AM
text Labor Files Friend of the Court Brief Against Muslim Ban by Solidarity Forever
The 9th Circuit Court of Appeals has made the briefs and livestream of the 2/7/17 hearing available to the public without having to use PACER due to the high interest in the case State of Washington v Trump, 17-35105, on the Muslim ban. The long list of friend of the court (amicus) briefs and other items of interest may be found here....
Posted: Tue Feb 7, 2017 8:04PM
text For Immediate Release: Scholars' Response to Travel Ban by California Scholars For Academic Freedom
We, California Scholars for Academic Freedom,** join thousands of colleagues across the nation to express our outrage against the Executive Order signed by Donald Trump establishing a 90-day suspension of visas and other immigration benefits to nationals of seven countries with a majority Muslim population. These countries are Iran, Iraq, Syria, Sudan, Yemen, Libya, and Somalia: http://www.cnn.com/2017/01/27/politics/donald-trump-refugees-executiveorder/index.html....
Posted: Sun Feb 5, 2017 6:36PM
text Milo Yiannopoulos' false narratives and liberals cherry picking the left. by Lloyd Hart
Milo Yiannopoulos, like most inexperienced intellects propose false narratives too attack ideas like feminism....
Posted: Sun Feb 5, 2017 7:14AM
text The Unsung Heroes of American Democracy by Dr Mohammed Daud Miraki
This is a small commentary expressing my gratitude for the wonderful support of fellow Americans when we Muslims felt vulnerable, Thank You...
Posted: Tue Jan 31, 2017 11:24PM
image Trump’s Border Wall Will Harm People, Halt Recovery of Jaguars, Other Wildlife 480_arizona_jaguar_el_jefe_2015_conservation_catalyst_and_the_center_for_biological_diversity_1.jpg by Center for Biological Diversity
TUCSON, Ariz., January 25, 2017 — President Trump is expected to announce today that his administration will pursue a wall along the U.S.-Mexico border, a project that would perpetuate human suffering, harm border communities and halt the cross-border movement of jaguars, ocelots, wolves and other wildlife. Among animals, the wall would be particularly harmful to highly endangered jaguars. Two jaguars have been photographed north of the border in recent years, but the U.S. population will nev...
Posted: Tue Jan 31, 2017 4:37PM
image IG Leaflet: LET THEM IN! 480_20170129_no_ban__no_wall__let_them_in_ld-800w.jpg by Internationalist Group
No Ban, No Wall – Full Citizenship Rights for All! Smash Racist Ban on Muslims, Refugees LET THEM IN!...
Posted: Sun Jan 29, 2017 4:16PM
text Federal Court Grants Stay in Challenge to Trump Immigration Ban by American Civil Liberties Union
NEW YORK, January 28, 2017 — A federal judge tonight granted the American Civil Liberties Union’s request for a nationwide temporary injunction that will block the deportation of all people stranded in U.S. airports under President Trump’s new Muslim ban. The ACLU and other legal organizations filed a lawsuit on behalf of individuals who were subject to the ban. The lead plaintiffs have been detained by the U.S. government and threatened with deportation even though they have valid visas to ...
Posted: Sun Jan 29, 2017 1:35AM
image #DisruptJ20: Call for a bold mobilization against the inauguration of Donald Trump 480_no-peaceful-transition-disrupt-j20_1.jpg by NO PEACEFUL TRANSITION
We call on all people of good conscience to join in disrupting the ceremonies....
Posted: Fri Nov 11, 2016 3:23PM
audio New Orleans: Undocumented immigrants hold 24 hr vigil to protest unconstitutional arrests (audio/mpeg 24.9mb) by WTUL News and Views
Undocumented immigrants hold 24 hour vigil. Detainees continue to be prosecuted by US Attorney Kenneth Polite facing felony reentry charges and permanent separation from their partners and children in the New Orleans area for exposing the unconstitutional nature of their arrests....
Posted: Fri Sep 2, 2016 9:17AM
image WW CA Farmworkers Getting 8 Hour Day & Attacks On Workers Comp By DIR and Governor Brown 480_farmworker_on_strawberry_killed_graphic_1.jpg by KPFA Pacifica WorkWeek Radio
WorkWeek radio looks at the California legislature vote for an 8 hour day for agricultural workers and overtime with Al Rojas, a founder of the United Farmworkers of America. WorkWeek then examines the increasing attacks on California's injured workers through deregulation and control by the insurance industry of Workers Compensation...
Posted: Wed Aug 31, 2016 8:28PM
audio Supreme court vote 4-4 continue to Block Millions of DACA/DAPA Executive Order (audio/mpeg 11.7mb) by paz
NO DAPA? NO DEPORTATIONS. The Supreme Court just put approximately five million undocumented parents back at risk of deportation and continued the exclusion of those who wouldn’t have qualified.Meanwhile, abusive immigration enforcement agents operate unchecked: raiding refugee families, brutalizing people near the border, and putting our loved ones into detention centers and deportation proceedings....
Posted: Tue Jul 5, 2016 11:06AM
text Britain to vote on staying in or leaving the EU by Julian Silverman
Next week, Britons will vote on whether to stay in or leave the European Union. If the "leave" vote wins, it will increase the racism and xenophobia in Britain... and be used by similar forces here in the US....
Posted: Tue Jun 14, 2016 8:02PM
text We won't fight for any post. Proletarians have no national homeland by AntiWar Internationalist Movement
Our Homeland is our Class...
Posted: Sat May 7, 2016 4:44PM
document SPLC survey: Presidential campaign leading to widespread fear, bullying in schools splc_the_trump_effect.pdf_140_.jpg by via Southern Poverty Law Center
(April 13, 2016) A survey of approximately 2,000 teachers by the Southern Poverty Law Center indicates that the presidential campaign is having a profoundly negative impact on schoolchildren across the country, according to a report released today....
Posted: Sun Apr 17, 2016 3:00AM
text For the first time, a team of refugees will compete in the Olympics by Libby Nelson
More than 100,000 refugees have already arrived in Greece in 2016 alone....
Posted: Fri Mar 4, 2016 1:44AM