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text Teachers in Mosul learn to cope with traumatised pupils by Iraq Solidarity News (Al-Thawra)
On a classroom whiteboard in the battered city of Mosul the words "rediscovering how to smile" outline the heartbreaking task of Iraqi teachers striving to heal their students' mental scars after brutal Islamic State group rule....
Posted: Thu Jan 11, 2018 12:52AM
image 2018 Year Celebration for Dr. George Washington Carver 1141d284a7042ef5f8fe484f0b13fc93--black-history-month-quotes-black-leaders.jpg by Adopted from Marilyn Jones
From the "Farm to Fork Capitol of America" to Tuskegee, Alabama and on to the USDA Headquarters in Washington D.C. the 2018 Celebration of Dr. George Washington Carver is poised to be elevated his living legacy. The global reach of his innovations, sacred science and spiritual righteousness will forever preserve the legacy of Dr. George Washington Carver. We must introduce to some and reintroduced to others the legacy preserved in the blood stained red clay bricks at Tuskegee University, w...
Posted: Mon Jan 8, 2018 8:17PM
image 2018 the Year for Dr. George Washington Carver 480_george_washington_carver__2__1.jpg by Khubaka, Michael Harris
75 years ago the 79th Congress, Public Law 290 was passed to designate January 5th of each year as George Washington Carver Recognition Day. 2018 we will facilitate a year long effort to forever many Dr. George Washington Carver know throughout the United States and far beyond......
Posted: Fri Jan 5, 2018 11:12PM
image Kwanzaa: The "Califorina Grown" Pan African Holiday 480_16729123_1683427341671169_5344698360318632813_n_1.jpg by Khubaka, Michael Harris
Recognition and restoration of the values in Pan African agricultural harvest celebrations is the basis of the first widely celebrated African American Holiday. Kwanzaa celebrations were established in the State of California, during the US Civil Rights Movement and aftermath of the 1966 Watts Riots, Los Angeles, CA....
Posted: Sun Dec 10, 2017 8:33PM
image Facebook Shuts Down Event Page for Student Walk Out Against Richard Spencer 480_stop-spencer-university-michigan.jpg by It's Going Down
The Facebook page, ‘Stop Spencer at the University of Michigan’ is organizing and promoting a whole week of events, including a student walkout against Spencer on Wednesday and even a student strike on Thursday. On Monday however, Facebook took down the event page for the student led walk-out....
Posted: Mon Nov 27, 2017 11:57PM
image Portland, OR: Reed College Threatens Students for Protesting Its Financial Ties 480_black-lives-matter-at-reed_1.jpg by Reedies Against Racism
Reed College in Portland, Oregon uses Wells Fargo, infamous for being one of the primary investors in private prisons, immigration detention, the Dakota Access Pipeline, police foundations and the Israeli Apartheid (among other oppressive institutions), as its main operating bank, holding around $300,000.00 in the bank on a daily basis....
Posted: Wed Nov 1, 2017 11:15PM
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 Is Randi Weingarten Using Teachers Union to Advocate for Israel? by IRmep
Five minute video documentary exposes Randi Weingarten continuing practice of past American Federation of Teachers presidents in co-opting the union to advocate for Israel. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ldscNCMgt6g...
Posted: Sat Sep 9, 2017 5:06AM
text Professor David Dalition is a campaign contributor to KKK fascist David Duke by Lynda Carson
Exposing the supporters of KKK fascist David Duke may help to slow down the rise of fascism in the good old U.S.A. At the least, it will allow the public to decide if they want to give their money to those involved in supporting anti-Semitism, the Ku Klux Klan, bigots, racists, and the hate mongers of the world!...
Posted: Thu Aug 31, 2017 9:27PM
image Trump’s NAFTA Renegotiation & Labor And National City Teacher’s Union Defends Families 480_nafta_poverty_1.jpg by KPFA WorkWeek Radio
KPFA WorkWeek radio looks at the response of labor and the AFL-CIO to Trump's plan to renegotiate NAFTA. AFL-CIO's Celeste Drake and FLOC President Baldemar Valasquez as well as Al Rojas of LCLAA Sacramento are interviewed. Also WorkWeek looks at the ICE arrests of National City school kids parents and the affects on the children and teachers as well as the action of the teachers union....
Posted: Thu Jun 8, 2017 9:27AM
audio Intersectional Community Organizing for Social Justice Roundtable, March 2017 (audio/mpeg 45.7mb) by Theo Hilton
Panel on intersectional activism in New Orleans...
Posted: Mon Jun 5, 2017 7:11AM
text Venezuela Presents Human Rights Development Program by Lucifox Deppler
In a televised speech held at Caracas‘ Oil Well Security Headquarters in front of operators, researchers, managers, emergency personnel, foreign embassy staff and officials concerned, Venezuelan President Maduro on Friday presented a 2x23mn barrel development aid program projected to improve the human rights situation under the Trump administration in Unitedstates. The package is directed at specific recipients in the political backyard of alternative-left impeachment succession candidate San...
Posted: Sun Apr 30, 2017 1:51PM
image Charles Kirk, Turning Point USA and the rise of fascist student groups kirk_charlie_turning_point.jpeg by Danny Weil
Millionaires are funding neo-fascist student groups throughout the country coordinated by Charles Kirk of Turning Point USA...
Posted: Wed Apr 19, 2017 4:15PM
image Defend Auburn, Alabama Against the White Power Invasion on April 18th 480_defend-auburn_1.jpg by Anonymous / IGD
This is not simply a matter of pro-Trump vs. anti-Trump. There are committed racists and fascists trying to organize in our cities and our hometowns, in our neighborhoods and at our schools. It is imperative that we come together in our communities, in strength and solidarity, to put an end to their agendas. DEFEND AUBURN! 6PM - APRIL 18TH - FOY HALL! NO NAZIS IN OUR TOWN!...
Posted: Mon Apr 17, 2017 12:03AM
audio Interview with Arely Westley of BreakOUT! (audio/x-wav 203.1mb) by WTUL News and Views
"BreakOUT! is a real good family more than an organization. We are a family where we love and support one another."...
Posted: Fri Apr 14, 2017 3:39PM
image Charter Schools: A Cancer Destroying Our Public School System 480_broad_la_upwa_protest_1.jpg by Francisco Martinez
Charters schools are a cancer to public education and the UTLA, NEA/CTA and AFT/CFT leadership are actually pushing to make charters better by making them "transparent" and more accountable....
Posted: Mon Mar 27, 2017 8:16AM
image Black Culture is About Achievement, It’s About Greatness, and it’s About Excellence rahim-islam.jpg by Rahim Islam
Black Cultural Excellence vs. Socially Disadvantaged Welfare ~ Agriculture is the historic foundation of culture and 2017 we are at a crossroads... the two paths toward equity and equal opportunity are very clear and distinct....
Posted: Sun Mar 12, 2017 7:35PM
image Fordham Sanctions Student Trying to Start SJP 480_apphira_lurie_fordham_students_for_justice_palestine_by_martin_nunez-bonilla_1.jpg by via Palestine Legal
February 23, 2017 - In what appears to be a pre-determined outcome, Fordham Dean of Students Keith Eldredge found that Sapphira Lurie violated “University regulations pertaining to the Demonstration Policy.” She received a “disciplinary reprimand” of “official warning” in a hand-delivered letter from Dean Eldredge today....
Posted: Fri Mar 3, 2017 6:13PM
audio Tulane: Uncovering the Racial Legacy (audio/x-wav 237.1mb) by Theodore Hilton
Tulane history professors Emily Clark and Laura Adderley discuss Tulane's racial legacy with focus on the role of the slave economy in the university's endowment and the elements of history that illuminate possibilities for change. This talk, presented by the Tulane Historical Society, took place at Rogers Memorial Chapel on Tulane Campus, February 21, 2017 [23:28]....
Posted: Fri Mar 3, 2017 8:30AM
image Fordham Student Forced into Closed-door Hearing, Leaves in Protest 480_sapphira_lurie_fordham_university_sjp_1.jpg by via Palestine Legal
Professors gather outside in support...
Posted: Wed Feb 22, 2017 4:54PM