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Joleen Brown: Families First and Helping Others is the Key to Native Hoop Magazine
Community Service & Volunteerism of NATIVE HOOP MAGAZINE the Indigenous People of US and Canada.
Posted: Sat Jun 11, 2016 1:56PM
Academic Peer Review: Simon Springer and ‘Anarcho-Geography.’
Recently Simon Springer attended a Geography conference in San Francisco, he met with like minded anarchists and anarcho-geographers. His general symposium was in regards to his recent essay, "Fuck Neo-liberalism." A resilient researcher, author and essayist on the subject of neo-liberalism, anti-capitalism, anarchist and anarcho-geographic theory, I felt that a peer review was necessary to help local anarchists understand his theories, and the somewhat recent exchange between he and David Ha...
Posted: Tue Apr 19, 2016 7:01PM
KPFA WorkWeek Radio On Chicago Teachers Strike, Closure Of Oak Trib & ILWU May Day Action
Pacifica KPFA WorkWeek Radio looks at the mass teachers strike in Chicago of the Chicago teachers union, the closure of the Oakland Tribune and how it will affect journalists and community news and the plans by ILWU Local 10 and other unions for an action on May Day 2016. ILWU Local 10 is closing all ports and will be marching from their hall to the Ferry Building and Harry Bridges Plaza
Posted: Sun Apr 10, 2016 3:42PM
OSHA Chief Michaels and DOL Secretary Perez In Corruption Scandal At DOL/OSHA
KPFA WorkWeek radio examines the growing corruption scandal at the OSHA and the Department of Labor. Top officials including OSHA chief David Michaels and Department of Labor Secretary Tom Perez according to fired OSHA Whistleblower Protection Program investigator and lawyer Darrell Whitman have covered up collusion between corporations the agency is supposed to regulate and the agency itself in a culture of corruption. Whitman who is also a shop steward in AFGE Local 2371 also discusses how ...
Posted: Thu Mar 31, 2016 5:37AM
Mary Kay Henry - Members Demand Say Aside The Rigged Election Results In SEIU 1021!
Candidates and members of SEIU 1021 which has over 50,000 members discuss how their union's election was manipulated that ending up dis-enfranchize the members.
Posted: Sun Mar 27, 2016 11:34PM
This Week in Palestine, March 4th, 2015 (audio/mpeg 7.2MB)
Welcome to this Week in Palestine, a service of the International Middle East Media Center, www.imemc.org, for February 27, to March 4, 2016.
Posted: Fri Mar 4, 2016 9:27PM
WW2-2-16 UAL IBT Contract Fight And Flint Water, Labor And The UAW
KPFA Pacifica WorkWeek radio looks at the labor fight shaping up between IBT Teamster mechanics and UAL management. WorkWeek looks at the role of unions in Flint and what is being done to protect the residents and workers.
Posted: Wed Feb 3, 2016 11:30PM
Corrupting influence of big money in politics and presidential campaign
On Jan. 17, during the Democrat’s debate, presidential candidate Senator Bernie Sanders did well to confront candidate Hillary Clinton for accepting political contributions from Wall Street, and hundreds of thousands of dollars from Goldman Sachs, for speaker fees. Is candidate Hillary Clinton little more than a right-wing corporate stooge, posing as a so-called moderate Democrat, who will say anything to get elected?
Posted: Tue Jan 19, 2016 4:19AM
CalSTRS, Spiking, Teacher Pensions, Charters, Cover-ups & Whistleblowing With Thompson
California State Teachers Retirement System CalSTRS pension program analyst Scott Thompson talks about spiking of the pension system and how when he began to expose this systemic corruption he was targeted by the top management of the state agency. He was bullied, harassed and fired 6 months after he went to the CalSTRS board to expose the potential criminal scam to rip-off the teacher public pension plan.
Posted: Mon Jan 11, 2016 9:58AM
Wheaton College President Philip Ryken denies targeting professor for wearing a hijab
Despite the denial of Wheaton College president, Philip Ryken, that Hawkins was targeted for administrative leave because she decided to wear a hijab, he claimed that she was placed on leave for stating that Muslims and Christians worship the same God. Many critics, including students and faculty at the college find that very difficult to believe!
Posted: Sat Dec 19, 2015 3:00AM
This Week in Palestine, December 11th, 2015 (audio/mpeg 9.2MB)
Welcome to this Week in Palestine, a service of the International Middle East Media Center, www.imemc.org, for December 5, to the 11, 2015.
Posted: Fri Dec 11, 2015 10:12PM
Recent anniversary date of President John F. Kennedy assassination
President John F. Kennedy (JFK) spent his last night alive at the Texas Hotel in Ft. Worth, Texas. When morning came there was a light rain falling on Ft. Worth as the JFK entourage, including JFK's wife Jackie, prepared to take a thirteen minute flight to Dallas for a limo ride through the city. It proved to be a very fateful day.
Posted: Sun Nov 29, 2015 4:49AM
Video of murder of Laquan McDonald by Chicago cop Jason Van Dyke (video/mp4 16.0MB)
Chicago police just released the dashcam video of their own Jason Van Dyke shooting and killing Laquan McDonald on October 20, 2014. 17-year-old Laquan was shot 16 times, with almost all of the shots fired after he already hit the ground. The video contradicts the original police claims that Laquan lunged at officers with a knife. The lying pigs described the killing as a clear-cut case of self-defense.
Posted: Tue Nov 24, 2015 4:50PM
No cop out! Calling for a climate uprising
The climate change group 350.org and others have called for a series of global marches and mass mobilizations before and after the so-called Conference of the Parties (COP 21) meeting scheduled in Paris from Nov. 30 – Dec. 11. The call to action gives us a chance to reject suicidal corporate business as usual and create a new world that is sustainable as well as just and free. (See end of article for local action info.) http://www.norcalclimatemob.net/
Posted: Thu Oct 29, 2015 4:23PM
Court: EPA Failed to Protect U.S. Waters From Aquatic Invasive Species
ANN ARBOR, Mich.— In a 3-0 decision that has ramifications for waters across the country — from Long Island Sound to the Great Lakes to the Gulf of Mexico to San Francisco Bay — the U.S. Court of Appeals’ 2nd Circuit today ruled that the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency failed its responsibility under the Clean Water Act to protect U.S. waters from aquatic invasive species introduced by ship’s ballast water discharge. Ballast water invaders cost citizens, businesses, industry an...
Posted: Mon Oct 5, 2015 4:52PM
Author Anita Wills announces release of book, A Nation of Flaws JustUs in the Homeland
Author Anita Wills announces the release of her book, A Nation of Flaws JustUs in the Homeland. The book is an indepth look at the state of the American Justice System and its treatment of African Americans.
Posted: Sun Oct 4, 2015 5:55PM
Radio Autonomía: Zapatismo in the Bay. July 2015 Show (audio/mpeg 59.0MB)
The July 2015 show highlights the struggle of activist Rasmea Odeh in her fight from being deported by the US.
Posted: Wed Jul 22, 2015 5:22PM
The Question of a US form of fascism
In recent years, the term "fascism" is heard more and more. With the growing epidemic of police killings, mostly of people of color, with the intentional maintenance and growth of the largest prison system in the world (with practically a political guarantee of recidivism), with police making lethal demands for obedience, with the increasing corporate technological destruction of land and oceans, and with the constant obsessions with war (a misnomer for massacre from a distance), the term "fa...
Posted: Sun Jun 28, 2015 9:14AM
Tesla storage Battery launch a revolutionary energy solution for climate change
In a remarkable 20 minute presentation on Thursday night, Elon Musk, the billionaire founder of Paypal and Tesla Motors, launched a scalable battery storage system aimed at multiple markets: from personal home use, small business to utility scale electricity storage.
Posted: Sat May 2, 2015 2:23AM
This Week in Palestine, April 17th, 2015 (audio/mpeg 7.1MB)
Welcome to this Week in Palestine, a service of the International Middle East Media Center, www.imemc.org, for April 11th, to the 17th, 2015.
Posted: Fri Apr 17, 2015 7:36PM