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document Against Trump or Against Capitalism? j20leaflet.pdf_140_.jpg by ICP
Leaflet for J20...
Posted: Tue Jan 17, 2017 10:07AM
image The community of Suc-Tuc form a self-government against corruption and repression (Mexico) 480_15941001_690919024408604_2504680982688502753_n_1_1_1.jpg by Demián Revart
In the municipality of Hopelchén in Campeche, the community of San Francisco Suc-Tuc has decided to be governed by uses and customs. What does this mean? On January 9, 10 and 11, after a days of historic deliberative assemblies, the people elected an autonomous Council of Government and three representatives who will serve as treasurer, secretary and sheriff, all of them decentralized and revocable for the administration that arises in future assemblies, a radical difference from what was set...
Posted: Mon Jan 16, 2017 4:10AM
text Seven Years After Devastating Earthquake, Haiti Struggles with Debt ‎and Hurricane Matthew by Greg
Haiti's debt approaches $2 billion dollars as it recovers from Hurricane Matthew and remembers the devastating earthquake that shattered the country seven years ago....
Posted: Fri Jan 13, 2017 8:48AM
image Prison Strike Organizers to Protest Food Giant Aramark 480_alabamas-holman-prison-bird-feeding-meal-served-during-work-strike-0516-2_1.jpg by Kamala Kelkar, SF Bay View
The people who organized the country’s biggest prison strike against what they call modern-day slavery have planned their next target: corporate food service giant Aramark....
Posted: Sun Jan 8, 2017 9:10PM
document New Analysis Highlights Alarming Anti-Consumer Impacts of Proposed Enbridge/Spectra Energy Mega-Merger fww_enbridge-spectra_white_paper_jan_2017.pdf_140_.jpg by Food & Water Watch
Advocacy Group Calls on FTC to Extend Merger Review in Light of its Extensive Examination...
Posted: Thu Jan 5, 2017 3:01AM
text Puerto Rico Debt Law Could Apply to US Virgin Islands by Greg
A US law passed to address Puerto Rico's debt crisis could apply retroactively to the US Virgin Islands, another heavily indebted US territory....
Posted: Fri Dec 30, 2016 3:04PM
text Bahamas: Another Victim of Caribbean Debt Crisis by Greg
The ratings agency Standard & Poor's downgraded the Bahamas' debt to 'junk' status....
Posted: Fri Dec 23, 2016 8:55AM
text Puerto Rico Oversight Board Moves Forward on Debt Restructuring by Greg
Puerto Rico's "control" board sent a letter to current Governor Alejandro García Padilla and incoming Governor Ricardo Rossello stating areas for fiscal plan review and that debt restructuring talks are moving forward....
Posted: Wed Dec 21, 2016 2:13PM
image Indigenous Armed Group Created in the Mountains of Guerrero 480_crsj-pcp-guerrero_1.jpg by Ruptura Colectiva
They send a message to the world: “With autonomy we fight for life and territory”...
Posted: Thu Dec 15, 2016 5:35PM
text Mandela's tribute to Fidel trumps rabid Western critiques by DLi
After the passing of Cuban revolutionary hero Fidel Castro last month, a predictable torrent of vicious and deceitful tirades poured forth from the Western Corporate-bin-Laden media. A particularly malodorous piece of buffoonery was penned by TIME magazine's Joe Klein, whose Dec. 12 column was fraudulently deficient on facts and decadently putrid in tone....
Posted: Thu Dec 15, 2016 2:37AM
image Evicted Okupa Chanti Ollin Calls for Solidarity 480_chanti-ollin-protest-mexico_1.jpg by El Enemigo Común
Members of Chanti Ollin are calling for those who stand in solidarity across the globe to deliver the below statement to the nearest Mexican Embassy....
Posted: Wed Dec 14, 2016 1:47PM
image Chanti Ollin, Okupa Desalojada, Hace Una Llamada Para La Solidaridad 480_chanti-ollin-protest-mexico-es_1.jpg by El Enemigo Común
Miembros del Chanti Ollin hacen una llamada a la solidaridad internacional, para que entreguen el siguiente pronunciamiento a la Embajada Mexicana más cercana....
Posted: Wed Dec 14, 2016 1:43PM
text Duterte's Killing Fields And Revolution In The Philippines by Philippines Cultural Studies
Analysis of the political situation in the Philippines in the first 7 months of President Duterte's administration....
Posted: Wed Dec 14, 2016 8:17AM
image Water Protectors Occupy the Iowa Utilities Board 480_dakota_access_pipeline_protest_iowa_utilities_board_1.jpg by via Mississippi Stand
Des Moines, IA -- Efforts to stop the Dakota Access Pipeline continue in Iowa. Wednesday, December 7th, Water Protectors gather to stop operations at the Iowa Utilities Board in downtown Des Moines, Iowa. This is deemed a nonviolent civil disobedience action by the Catholic Workers of Des Moines and Mississippi Stand, a grassroots direct action group fighting the Dakota Access Pipeline in Iowa....
Posted: Wed Dec 7, 2016 10:25AM
document Report highlights 17 bad actors waging aggressive anti-solar campaigns cae_blockingthesun_v2.pdf_140_.jpg by via Environment California
Los Angeles, CA, December 1, 2016 – With solar power on the rise around the country, a national network of fossil fuel and utility-backed organizations have joined forces to put the brakes on this fast-growing, pollution-free energy resource. Trade groups and think tanks backed by deep pocketed anti-clean energy ideologues and fossil interests are bankrolling campaigns, promoting model legislation and running media campaigns to provide cover for anti-solar campaigns across the country, said a...
Posted: Tue Dec 6, 2016 2:08PM
image Analysis: North Dakota Pipelines Average Four Spills Per Year; 3 Million Gallons Spilled in Past 21 Years 480_north_dakota_pipeline_spills_map_1.jpg by Center for Biological Diversity
WASHINGTON, December 6, 2016 — Existing pipelines in North Dakota have spilled crude oil and other hazardous liquids at least 85 times since 1996, according to an analysis (see PDF) released today by the Center for Biological Diversity. These 85 spills — an average of four a year — caused more than $40 million in property damage, according to the data compiled from the U.S. Department of Transportation’s Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration. Image: Hazardous liquid pipeline ...
Posted: Tue Dec 6, 2016 1:49PM
image Victory for Standing Rock: DAPL Easement Not Granted 480_athabasca-keepers-of-the-water-standing-rock-dapl_joey-podlubny-flickr_1.jpg by via Earthjustice
Victory: The Dakota Access Corporation was not granted the easement needed for construction under Lake Oahe; U.S. Army Corps of Engineers moves to prepare an Environmental Impact Statement for alternative routes...
Posted: Mon Dec 5, 2016 6:04PM
text Army Corps of Engineers Denies Easement to DAPL to drill under Lake Oahe and Missouri River until EIS is Completed by via Water Protector Legal Collective/NLG
December 4, 2016 - Today, the United States Army Corps of Engineers announced that it is denying an easement to Dakota Access, LLC (Dakota Access) to drill under Lake Oahe and the Missouri River for the Dakota Access Pipeline (DAPL) until an Environmental Impact Statement is completed and alternative routes are explored. “The Water Protector Legal Collective applauds the Obama Administration’s decision to deny the easement, but calls for a permanent stop to DAPL. We also recognize that this d...
Posted: Mon Dec 5, 2016 5:52PM
image Nurses Donate $50,000 to Aid Veterans Stand with Standing Rock 480_national_nurses_united_standing_rock_nodapl.jpg by via National Nurses United
National Nurses United Press Release, 12/2/16...
Posted: Mon Dec 5, 2016 5:23PM
audio 2nd Annual New Orleans Palestinian Film Festival (NOPFF) (audio/x-wav 467.8mb) by WTUL News and Views
This weekend the New Orleans Palestine Solidarity Committee (NOPSC) will be hosting the city's 2nd annual Palestinian Film Festival. In addition to the films, there will be an educational panel on Saturday evening, after the film "Jews Step Forward" which is about people in the Jewish community who are taking a stand against Israeli apartheid and the illegal occupation of Palestine....
Posted: Mon Nov 28, 2016 6:41AM