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image Honoring The Legacy Of Karen Gay Silkwood 480_karen_silkwood_1.jpg by Tomas DiFiore
As the international feminist movement began to gain momentum during the 1970s, the UN General Assembly declared 1975 as the International Women’s Year and organized the first World Conference on Women, held in Mexico City. At the urging of the Conference, it subsequently declared the years 1976-1985 as the UN Decade for Women. On November 13th, the first anniversary of Silkwood's death, the National Organization for Women (NOW) proclaimed Karen Silkwood Memorial Day. 2016 onward- Why you sh...
Posted: Sat Nov 12, 2016 9:25AM
document Report: Children and the elderly at risk from "dangerous and close" fracking ea_dangerous_scrn.pdf_140_.jpg by via Environment America
Boston, Mass., October 13, 2016 – More than 650,000 kindergarten through twelfth grade children in nine states attend school within one mile of a fracked oil or gas well, putting them at increased risk of health impacts from dangerous chemicals and air pollution....
Posted: Sat Oct 29, 2016 3:29AM
audio Removing barriers to higher education for formerly incarcerated women and girls (audio/mpeg 23.0mb) by WTUL News and Views
Janet Hays interviews Syrita Steib-Martin about how her personal experience in a federal penitentiary led her to creating Operation Restoration in New Orleans to help returning women and girls obtain medical educations post-incarceration. Operation Restoration assists women upon release with the monumental task of restoring themselves through the fundamentals needed to transition back into society. Once the fundamental needs are met Operation Restoration focuses on helping women obtain a high...
Posted: Mon Oct 17, 2016 6:58AM
image Facebook, The Police, ADL, Tenure & The Frame-up Of Canadian Professor Anthony Hall 480_hall_ben_garisson_ortodox_jew_f83a2_1.jpg by Labor Video Project
Zuckerberg's Facebook is involved in an international campaign to target and fire professors who are critical of Israel. Canadian professor Anthony Hall was set up to be fired by the ADL in collusion with Zuckerberg's Facebook which manipulated his Facebook account....
Posted: Sat Oct 15, 2016 10:02AM
image College seeks input form Native American community 480_powwow_2016_by_guido_39377_1.jpg by Corina Roberts
Moorpark College is seeking input from the indigenous community to learn how they can better serve Native American students, and become a destination college for the native community....
Posted: Fri Sep 16, 2016 4:58PM
text Seven Ways You Can Support Academics In Turkey by report
Academics in Turkey are under a vicious attack by the Erdogan government. Here are 7 ways you can support them....
Posted: Tue Sep 6, 2016 9:57AM
image Justice For CTC Whistleblower Kathleen Carroll-Statement At Sacramento Trial 480_carroll_kathy_justice_for_her_and_diana_mansker_1.jpg by Labor Video Project
Supporters of fired Commission on Teacher Credentialing Kathleen Carroll spoke out about the importance of the case. Carrie Clark is with the CA Healthy Workplace Advocates group read a statement prepared by the organization in defense of Carroll...
Posted: Tue Aug 9, 2016 9:56PM
image Fired CTC Whistleblower Kathleen Carroll's Lawyer Dan Siegel On Retaliation Witnesses carroll__kathleen.png by Labor Video Project
Kathleen Carroll, a lawyer and fired whistleblower at the California Commission on Credentialing is facing accusations of being a sexual harasser and "stalker" at the trial at Sacramento County Court on August 1, 2016. She exposed a massive backlog of credentials for teachers that were not being processed, forced a state audit and was fired in retaliation....
Posted: Tue Aug 2, 2016 7:55AM
image TESC Students for Justice in Palestine Respond to Evergreen Administration 480_tesc-boycott_1.jpg by TESC Students for Justice in Palestine
An open letter from TESC Students for Justice in Palestine’s response to the Administration’s statement concerning the affirmative student votes to boycott Sabra, Driscoll’s, and CAT products on the Evergreen campus and its refusal to respect the CAT boycott....
Posted: Thu Jul 14, 2016 1:19PM
video Protests force Mexico to talks with teachers (video/mp4 113.6mb) by IndyRadio/CNTE
2 months of protest against the neoliberal assault on education in Mexico have finally resulted in talks between The Coordinadora Nacional de Trabajadores de la Educación (CNTE) and Interior Minister Miguel Angel Osorio Chong.Highways remain blockaded in 5 states and the teachers send us a video of protests from Monday, 11jul16...
Posted: Wed Jul 13, 2016 6:51PM
image Teamsters Mourn the Loss of Local 320 Member Philando Castile 480_philando_castile_1.jpg by via the Teamsters
14-Year Member was Nutrition Services Supervisor in St. Paul Public Schools...
Posted: Tue Jul 12, 2016 4:10PM
image Oaxaca 2016: «Esta lucha no es del magisterio, es del pueblo de México» 480_marcha-ayuujk-oaxaca_1.jpg by El Enemigo Común
Miles de hombres y mujeres, desde una multitud de pueblos y comunidades están luchando en su día a día para construir un camino distinto, justo y digno....
Posted: Mon Jul 11, 2016 2:04PM
image Oaxaca 2016: “This is not a teachers struggle, it belongs to the people of Mexico” 480_marcha-ayuujk-oaxaca_1.jpg by El Enemigo Común
Thousands of men and women, from a multitude of peoples and communities, are struggling daily to build a different path, just and dignified....
Posted: Mon Jul 11, 2016 1:38PM
image Pronunciamiento del Bloque Libertario Oaxaca 480_go-towards-life-oaxaca_1.jpg by El Enemigo Común
No aceptamos ningún tipo de negociación con el estado que asesino a once compañeros en Nochixtlán y Viguera....
Posted: Wed Jun 29, 2016 12:07PM
image Statement from the Oaxaca Libertarian Bloc 480_go-towards-life-oaxaca_1.jpg by El Enemigo Común
We do not accept any form of negotiation with the state that murders eleven compañeros in Nochixtlán and Viguera....
Posted: Wed Jun 29, 2016 12:04PM
image Marcha de la sección 22 en repudio a la brutal represión en el Estado de Oaxaca 480_oaxaca-marcha-20-6-16-8_1_1_1.jpg by by El Enemigo Común
Después de la brutal represión sufrida el día domingo 19 de junio, la Sección 22 del CNTE de Oaxaca, convocó a una manifestación en el monumento a Juárez....
Posted: Fri Jun 24, 2016 4:50PM
image Section 22 march blasts brutal repression in Oaxaca 480_oaxaca-marcha-20-6-16-8_1.jpg by El Enemigo Común
After the brutal repression experienced on Sunday, June 19, Section 22 of the CNTE in Oaxaca called a demonstration at the Juarez Monument....
Posted: Fri Jun 24, 2016 4:43PM
image Terrorismo de Estado y educación, el nuevo sector especulativo en la Bolsa de Valores 480_oaxaca-clashes-nochixtlan-1_1_1_1.jpg by El Enemigo Común
Los motivos por los cuales el gobierno mexicano quiere imponer la Reforma Educativa, tienen su raíz en organismos financieros internacionales....
Posted: Fri Jun 24, 2016 4:10PM
image State Terrorism and Education, the New Speculative Sector in the Stock Market 480_oaxaca-clashes-nochixtlan-1_1.jpg by El Enemigo Común
The reasons why the Mexican government wants to impose the Educational Reform are rooted in objectives guided by international financial organizations....
Posted: Fri Jun 24, 2016 3:55PM
image Grande Represión del Estado en Oaxaca: Varios Muertos, Decenas de Heridos y Detenidos 480_nochixtlan-police-barricade_6-19-16_1.jpg by El Enemigo Común
Ha comenzado el ataque pendiente de la policía federal en contra de la gente y maestros en huelga de Oaxaca, México. Hay informes que entre seis y ocho manifestantes murieron el domingo por la mañana en el bloqueo magisterial-popular de la carretera en Nochixtlán, noroeste de la ciudad de Oaxaca....
Posted: Fri Jun 24, 2016 3:32PM