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text Nonprofit organizations accept donations from David Duke campaign contributor by Lynda Carson
When nonprofit organizations are accepting money from a campaign contributor to David Duke, and are not concerned enough to speak up and try to distance themselves from that campaign contributor, their silence can be heard across the nation!...
Posted: Wed Sep 20, 2017 3:54PM
image Water Protectors from Makwa Initiative Line 3 Frontline Resistance blockade Enbridge construction access point 480_pict_2_1.jpg by WeCopwatch
LAKE SUPERIOR: Water protectors continue their nonviolent direct action and civil disobedience campaign to shut down construction on Enbridge's Line 3 pipeline. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 9-19-17 Contact information Stuart Perkins sdotperx@gmail.com...
Posted: Wed Sep 20, 2017 8:19AM
audio Interview with Lauren Turner of No Dream Deferred Production co. (audio/mpeg 22.3mb) by Theodore Hilton
WTUL correspondent Theo Hilton interview's No Dram Deferred Theater Production Co's Lauren Turner. Turner is the director of this weekend's production of two plays by Alice Childress--MOJO: A Black Love Story and String. No Dream Deferred seeks to create a space for people who have been marginalized from mainstream theater to develop and present works. [10:18]...
Posted: Wed Sep 20, 2017 7:19AM
text Referéndum en Cataluña by partido comunista internacional
El próximo 1 de octubre la Generalitat y el Parlament de Cataluña han convocado un referéndum para decidir sobre una posible independencia de España de los territorios comprendidos en la Comunidad Autónoma de Cataluña. Se trata de la segunda convocatoria de referéndum en los últimos años: en 2014 otra iniciativa similar, por parte de ambos organismos, dejó un resultado abrumadoramente favorable para el “sí a la independencia” entre los 2,3 millones de votantes que participaron......
Posted: Wed Sep 20, 2017 2:23AM
image Male domination of women caused every crisis we now face 480_noahs_ark_overpop_1.jpg by Elaine Charkowski
Male domination of women is the foundation and the source of all the crises we now face, including overpopulation, which caused all the other crises (habitat destruction, endangered species famine, war)....
Posted: Tue Sep 19, 2017 3:09PM
image 10/6-7-8 Nat Workers Conference to Organize the Fightback and Build a Solidarity Network 480_nat_workers_conf_flyer10-6-17_1.jpg by Nat Workers Conference to Organize the Fightb
There will be a national/international conference to build a national fight against privatization and outsourcing and to support all striking and locked out workers as well fired workers....
Posted: Tue Sep 19, 2017 11:46AM
text Hurricane Maria Slams Dominica and Heads Towards Puerto Rico by Abby Wilhelm
Caribbean islands recovering from Hurricane Irma, now confront Hurricane Maria....
Posted: Tue Sep 19, 2017 10:17AM
audio This Week in Palestine, September 15 2017 (audio/mpeg 4.8mb) by IMEMC
Welcome to this Week in Palestine, a service of the International Middle East Media Center, www.imemc.org, for September 9, to the 15, 2017....
Posted: Mon Sep 18, 2017 9:25PM
audio This Week in Palestine, August 25, 2017 (audio/mpeg 4.2mb) by IMEMC
Welcome to this Week in Palestine, a service of the International Middle East Media Center, www.imemc.org, for August 19, to the 25, 2017....
Posted: Mon Sep 18, 2017 9:20PM
audio This Week in Palestine, August 18, 2017 (audio/mpeg 4.3mb) by IMEMC
Welcome to this Week in Palestine, a service of the International Middle East Media Center, www.imemc.org, for August 12, to the 18, 2017....
Posted: Mon Sep 18, 2017 9:08PM
audio This Week in Palestine, August 11, 2017 (audio/mpeg 4.1mb) by IMEMC
Welcome to this Week in Palestine, a service of the International Middle East Media Center, www.imemc.org, for August 05, to the 11, 2017....
Posted: Mon Sep 18, 2017 9:01PM
text Dallas real estate mogul Vaughn E. Miller contributed $1,000 to David Duke campaign by Lynda Carson
The question remains. Why would people want to give their money to a supporter of KKK fascist David Duke, when they are free to do business with others who are not involved in supporting hate, the KKK, anti-Semitism and white supremacists?...
Posted: Mon Sep 18, 2017 7:01PM
text The World at Risk under Trump by Heribert Prantl
The US president sounds like a warmonger. When will the inflammatory words trigger a nuclear chain reaction? The Roman emperor Caligula could help in understanding Trump. He allegedly awarded his horse a permanent seat in the Senate. As an extreme narcissist, Trump calls every meeting with a foreign leader a "home run" and thought July 4 was about himself....
Posted: Mon Sep 18, 2017 6:06AM
image Non Violent Direct Action to Stop Enbridge's Line 3 Pipeline: Voices from the Frontlines 480_screnen_shot_2017-09-14_at_10.51.30_am_1.jpg by WeCopwatch
Water protectors continue their nonviolent direct action and civil disobedience campaign to shut down construction on Enbridge's Line 3 pipeline....
Posted: Sun Sep 17, 2017 3:08PM
text After the Hurricanes by Joseph E. Stiglitz
Hurricane Harvey, followed quickly by Irma, left in its wake upended lives and enormous property damage, estimated by some at $150-180 billion. But the pummeling that America received also raise deep questions about its economic system and politics....
Posted: Fri Sep 15, 2017 6:46AM
text Caribbean Bishops and Development Groups Urge Debt Relief for Irma-Struck Islands by Abby Wilhelm
On behalf of Caribbean Catholic Bishops, Bishop Gabriel Malzaire called for islands dealing with Hurricane Irma to receive debt relief....
Posted: Thu Sep 14, 2017 9:25AM
image Chania, Greece: Banner in Solidarity with Linksunten Indymedia 480_oppose-internet-censorship_1.jpg by Insurrection News
It is essential to defend in every way – physically and online – any healthy contra-information source such as indymedia.org and linksunten.indymedia.org....
Posted: Wed Sep 13, 2017 3:00PM
audio Nuestra Voz: Schools for Education not Criminalization (audio/x-wav 203.9mb) by WTUL News & Views
WTUL News & Views was joined in the studio by Nuestra Voz Cultural Organizer Lydia Nichols to discuss two important polices that will be voted on by the Orleans Parish School Board on Thursday, September 14th, 2017 that would regulate the relationship between schools and law enforcement. The suggested policy change will prevent law enforcement officers (including but not limited to ICE) from interviewing students on campus or accessing student/family data without a warrant....
Posted: Wed Sep 13, 2017 9:14AM
text Cannabis for the Treatment of Cancer - Scientific Details in Report by Justin Kander (report author)
The 182 page report titled "Cannabis for the Treatment of Cancer: The Anticancer Activity of Phytocannabinoids and Endocannabinoids" by Justin Kander and edited by Dennis Hill reveal detailed descriptions of studies where cannabis stopped cancer cells from surviving, spreading and metastasizing. Included are also personal testimonies of patients that have used cannabis to treat their cancer. The U.S. government chooses to ignore this critical information and instead continues to publically vi...
Posted: Wed Sep 13, 2017 7:47AM
image What to Make of Germany’s Ban of Linksunten Indymedia 480_freiburg-linksunten-indymedia-solidarity_1.jpg by Greg Macdougall
The criminalization of radical movement media like linksunten reveals the threat our communications face under increasingly authoritarian conditions. Various Indymedias have seen this pattern in other forms since the network’s founding at the 1999 protests in Seattle against the World Trade Organization – raids, seizures of webservers, and attacks on Indymedia centres established to cover summit protests. The German case indicates the extent to which existing legal structures can be harnessed...
Posted: Tue Sep 12, 2017 1:47PM