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imageThe Evolution of Trump’s Attacks on Immigrants
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by Leon Kunstenaar (Photo and Text)
Racism meets Big Data...
Posted: Thu Oct 10, 2019 4:58PM
imageNational strike paralyzes Ecuador on Seventh Day of Protests
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by Harvey Goldberg
The strike dramatically impacted Cuenca on Wednesday. Streets were largely deserted of vehicle traffic. There was no taxi or bus service. Police and army officers blocked off the central square in downtown Cuenca. A huge march of workers, students, and indigenous people gathered before noon. Things calmed down during mid-day, but in the evening there were running battles between protesters and security forces, which responded by lobbing teargas canisters....
Posted: Thu Oct 10, 2019 2:30PM
videoScenes from protests against government in Cuenca, Ecuador (video/mpeg 47.1MB) by Harvey Goldberg
(Video 1:51) Anti-austerity protests in Cuenca, Ecuador October 9, 2019...
Posted: Thu Oct 10, 2019 11:29AM
calendar#ImpeachTrump: Nationwide Marches & Rallies to Demand Impeachment
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by By The People, Women's March, others
Nationwide marches and rallies demanding #ImpeachTrump, #ImpeachNow...
Event Date: Sun Oct 13, 2019 1:00AM
Posted: Wed Oct 9, 2019 1:32PM
imageSixth straight day of mass protests throughout Ecuador against austerity measures
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by Harvey Goldberg
Protesters in Cuenca, Ecuador approach police line. October 7, 2019 Monday saw another day of protests, with highway blockades, being the main tactic. Protests continued in major cities, especially Monday night. A national strike has been called for Wednesday....
Posted: Tue Oct 8, 2019 12:50PM
imageMichigan's largest deer processing facility severely damaged in fire
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by Animal Liberation Press Office
Press Office note: There has been no claim by animal liberation activists for this action as of this posting....
Posted: Sun Oct 6, 2019 6:13PM
imageTen Hunting Towers Destroyed in Wisconsin
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by Animal Liberation Press Office
Received anonymously:...
Posted: Sun Oct 6, 2019 6:07PM
imageBernie’s Heart. And Ours.
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by Norman Solomon (photo:Leon Kunstenaar)
Up to us...
Posted: Sat Oct 5, 2019 11:27AM
imageToday We Commemorate the life of Herman Wallace
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by International Coalition to Free the Angola 3
Today we commemorate the October 4, 2013 passing of the Angola 3's Herman Wallace. As we mourn his absence, we know he would be proud to see the growing movement to #StopSolitary and how his comrades Robert King & Albert Woodfox have continued the struggle that Herman gave his life to....
Posted: Fri Oct 4, 2019 2:00PM
imageCourt Upholds FCC Repeal of Net Neutrality
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by Jake Johnson via Common Dreams
'Be Ready to Fight Like Hell,' Say Internet Defenders as Court Upholds FCC Repeal of Net Neutrality [photo by Chris Cassell, Pro Bono Photo, please credit the photographer]...
Posted: Wed Oct 2, 2019 6:52AM
textMoveOn’s Phony New Campaign for ‘Protecting Whistleblowers’ by Norman Solomon
Only some get the nod...
Posted: Mon Sep 30, 2019 11:58AM
textTo Joe Biden, Trump’s Potential Successor Mike Pence “Is a Decent Guy” by Norman Solomon
AstroTurf campaign yearns for bipartisanship...
Posted: Thu Sep 26, 2019 12:43PM
imageYouth Leads In Global Climate Strike
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by Leon Kunstenaar (Photos and Text)
Demonstrations throughout the Bay Area and the world in emergency climate protest...
Posted: Sat Sep 21, 2019 4:01PM
imageCall on Bernie Sanders to withdraw his call to overthrow the government of Venezuela.
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by O.R.
Last week a campaign was launched by KPFK host Eric Mann to tell Bernie we disapprove of his stance on Venezuela....
Posted: Sat Sep 21, 2019 10:17AM
textTrump Regime is under the influence of the notorious Council for National Policy by Lynda Carson
The Council for National Policy (CNP) is a non profit organization. The CNP is known for having founders and past or present officers, and some members that are or have been directly affiliated with such organizations as the National Rifle Association and the Gun Industry. In addition to the Knights of Malta, the Council on Foreign Relations, the Unification Church of Sun Myung Moon, the Church of Scientology, Freemasonry, the CIA, Nazis, Dominionism Based Organizations, the Church Universal ...
Posted: Fri Sep 20, 2019 11:53PM
textWhite House Policy Paper on Homelessness Misrepresents Evidence, Drives Wrong Conclusions by National Law Center on Homelessness & Poverty
September 17, 2019, Washington, DC — On Monday evening, President Trump’s Council of Economic Advisors released a white paper that ignores and directly contradicts the evidence-based consensus of 19 of his own agencies. Last year, those agencies published the Federal Strategic Plan to End Homelessness, stating that housing, low barrier shelter, and decriminalization is the best way to end homelessness....
Posted: Fri Sep 20, 2019 7:03PM
textTrump’s latest on-going attack on the defenseless unhoused by Lynda Carson
Meanwhile the Trump Regime wants to cut HUD’s housing assistance programs. Additionally, many non profit housing organizations also have unconscionable "minimum income requirements" that exclude seniors on Social Security, the disabled receiving SSI, and the poor from their so-called affordable housing projects....
Posted: Wed Sep 18, 2019 11:49PM
imageFederal Rule Protects Endangered Orcas’ West Coast Habitat
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by Center for Biological Diversity
15,000 Square Miles of Critical Habitat Added to Existing Salish Sea Protections...
Posted: Wed Sep 18, 2019 12:12PM
textNNU Global Nurses Solidarity Assembly & UAW GM Strike Scab Threat by KPFA WorkWeek Radio
KPFA WorkWeek radio hears about the Global Nurses Solidarity Assembly in San Francisco on September 13, 14 and 15th. We then talk with GM auto workers about the national strike and the threat of scabs at some plants....
Posted: Tue Sep 17, 2019 9:03PM
textThe ‘Official Secrets’ Movie vs. Joe Biden’s Lies About the Iraq War by Norman Solomon
Taking and Evading Responsibility...
Posted: Tue Sep 17, 2019 7:27PM