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textThere is no alternative to ceasefire negotiations / The rebel within us by Stephen Brues and Roland Rottenfusser
There is no alternative to negotiations on ceasefires and ceasefires, is there? That is where all the power should be concentrated. If that succeeds, the bombing will also stop....
Posted: Mon, Jun 27, 2022 7:17am PDT
imageOAK FLAT: Divided Ninth Circuit Leads Apache Stronghold to Supreme Court
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by Apache Stronghold
SAN CARLOS, Arizona – Today, the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals, in a 2-1 decision ruled that the request for a preliminary injunction to halt the land exchange of Oak Flat be denied. Apache Stronghold—a coalition of Apaches, other Native peoples, and non-Native allies, which is represented by the Becket Fund for Religious Liberty—has vowed to appeal to the U.S. Supreme Court immediately....
Posted: Sun, Jun 26, 2022 7:20am PDT
documentSCOTUS Overturns Roe v Wade: The Dissent of Justices Breyer, Sotomayor, and Kagan
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by Dave Id
Justices Stephen Breyer, Sonia Sotomayor, and Elena Kagan: "Today, the Court discards that balance. It says that from the very moment of fertilization, a woman has no rights to speak of. A State can force her to bring a pregnancy to term, even at the steepest personal and familial costs."...
Posted: Fri, Jun 24, 2022 6:00pm PDT
textOverturning Roe is Illegitimate: SCOTUS Decision Must Not Stand by Wexit
5:00 pm Protests at Supreme Court & everywhere, nationwide RiseUp4AbortionRights.org is calling on people to bring the gears of society to a grinding halt through nonviolent mass resistance to compel the federal government to reverse the overturning of Roe v Wade by codifying into law access to abortion on demand nationwide....
Posted: Fri, Jun 24, 2022 11:02am PDT
textA new quality of crisis by Tomasz Konicz
From the systemic urge to self-destruction arises the survival necessity of the emancipatory overcoming of capital. The capitalist regime of constraint must be transformed into history. The struggle for the transformation of the system would thus have to be the central moment of left practice, instead of losing oneself in perseverance for NATO or Putin....
Posted: Sat, Jun 18, 2022 8:53am PDT
imageDemocracy, General Strikes & Fascism At AFL-CIO With Van Deusen Pres Vermont AFL-CIO
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by Labor Video Project
Vermont AFL-CIO president David Van Deusen reports on the refusal of the AFL-CIO Executive Council to allow his state's resolution for democracy in the AFL-CIO with direct election of the national officers by the rank and file as well as preparing for a general strike against any attempted coup or insurrection....
Posted: Wed, Jun 15, 2022 6:33am PDT
imageLawmakers, Organizations Warn Biden Against Rushed Pipeline Restart Off California Coast
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by Center for Biological Diversity
Repair of Ruptured Oil Pipeline to Be Fast-Tracked Without Public Input...
Posted: Tue, Jun 14, 2022 10:37am PDT
textThe red giant's plastic problem by Theresa Crysmann
A tattered Coca-Cola flag flutters on the beach of Ixia on Rhodes: every year, the beverage company produces more than 100 billion single-use plastic bottles. Many of them end up in the sea...In a few years, there is likely to be more plastic swimming in the oceans than fish. Coca-Cola lids and bottles wash up particularly frequently on beaches around the world...
Posted: Tue, Jun 14, 2022 8:19am PDT
image2022 California Juneteenth - National Freedom Day
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by Khubaka, Michael Harris
In the coming years over 100 California cities with @100,000+ residents will begin to discover our unique California Juneteenth Legacy, helping manifest equity and greater inclusion throughout the 5th largest economy in the world. Today, "Mining for Freedom" or the authentic "Golden Legacy" of our California USCT who fought, bleed and died for freedom is a fierce debate impacting future generation....
Posted: Mon, Jun 13, 2022 10:58am PDT
imageCall to Action: Sign Petition to Ban Assault, Military-Grade Weapons
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by MoveOn
Sign the petition online: https://sign.moveon.org/petitions/ban-assault-weapons-now-5 Find a March for Our Lives protest near you: https://marchforourlives.com/march22/...
Posted: Fri, Jun 10, 2022 10:46am PDT
textMedia and Congress Enable Biden's Silence on Nuclear War Danger by Norman Solomon
So many evasive words...
Posted: Wed, Jun 8, 2022 7:53pm PDT
textEOPA, elected officials, thank Biden for invoking the Defense Production Act by Ramon du Houx
The Defense Production Act for clean energy manufacturing will help fight inflation, grow jobs and put America on a clearer path to energy independence. Elected Officials to Protect America thanks President Biden for taking the historic action on June 6, D-day, of invoking the DPA to accelerate the production of clean energy manufacturing....
Posted: Tue, Jun 7, 2022 9:21am PDT
imageCatholic Church and University of Arizona Denied Apache Beliefs, Desecrated Mount Graham
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by Brenda Norrell
The New York Times article fails to document the role of Cardinal Sodano and the University of Arizona in denying the Apaches' sacred way of life and constructing a telescope on sacred Mount Graham...
Posted: Tue, Jun 7, 2022 8:33am PDT
textFracking Exporters Post Huge First Quarter Profits by Food & Water Watch
LNG boom bad news for climate, but great news for CEOs and shareholders...
Posted: Thu, Jun 2, 2022 9:17am PDT
imageChaos The Air, Covid-19 & Flight Attendants With AFA Hygienist Judith Anderson
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by Labor Video Project
The growing pandemic has led in part to the recent cancellation of 7,000 flights during 2022 Memorial Day weekend. Many of those cancellations were due to a the growing covid-19 pandemics for flight attendants but the airlines and government refuse to release any figures of how many of these workers are getting Covid. Airline Flight Attendants AFA Industrial Hygienist Judith Anderson talks about the real dangers for flight attendants and passengers as the government and industry try to igno...
Posted: Wed, Jun 1, 2022 11:24am PDT
text“Gun Control” at the Pentagon? Don’t Even Think About It. by Norman Solomon
For whom the bombs toll...
Posted: Tue, May 31, 2022 8:21am PDT
textCriticism Mounts over Slow Police Response to Uvalde School Shooting by Democracy Now!
Anger mounting over police response to elementary school shooting in Texas....
Posted: Mon, May 30, 2022 5:07pm PDT
imageRapid City Hotel Owner Arrested for Spraying Native Americans with Chemical Spray
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by Brenda Norrell
RAPID CITY, South Dakota -- In this city that is synonymous with bordertown racism, the owner of a hotel here was arrested Friday after spraying Native Americans with a chemical spray as they protested racism at the Grand Gateway Hotel....
Posted: Sat, May 28, 2022 2:44pm PDT
textApologist for Tucker Carlson's Racism: Glenn Greenwald by Elon Higgins
Former progressive teams up with vile Fox host...
Posted: Thu, May 26, 2022 8:10am PDT
imageEastern Monarch Butterfly Population Up Slightly, Still Below Extinction Threshold
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by Center for Biological Diversity
WASHINGTON, May 24, 2022 — The yearly count released today of monarch butterflies that overwintered in Mexico continues to show imperilment for the migratory butterfly. This year’s count of 2.84 hectares (7 acres) of occupied winter habitat is up slightly from last year but still below the 6 hectare threshold scientists say is necessary for the iconic pollinator to be out of the extinction danger zone in North America....
Posted: Wed, May 25, 2022 8:04am PDT