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text Senate Faces Puerto Rico Vote Before July 1 Deadline by Greg Williams
The United States Senate faces a likely vote on Puerto Rico debt crisis legislation this week. Puerto Rico's Governor, Alejandro García Padilla, called on the Senate to pass the bill by July 1, when the US territory owes a nearly $2 billion debt payment. The Puerto Rico Oversight, Management and Economic Stability Act passed the House on June 9.
Posted: Mon Jun 27, 2016 7:30AM
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 original image (2048x1536) 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 original image (2048x1536) 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 original image (1070x727) 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 original image (1070x727) 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 original image (1280x719) 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
image Mexico CNTE Section9 Sec Gen Francisco Bravo In Chicago STOP PRIVATIZATION & UNION BUSTING 480_mexico_cnte_1.jpg original image (3692x2673) by Labor Video Project
Mexico CNTE Section 9 Sec Gen Francisco Brava spoke in Chicago on April 1, 2016 during a strike rally by the Chicago Teachers Union CTU. His union and members is under massive repression, government terror and being forced into privatization and standardized testing by the Mexican capitalist government supported by the Obama administration and Hillary Clinton who supports the president of Mexico
Posted: Thu Jun 23, 2016 1:45PM
image Mienten la SSP-Oaxaca y la Comisión Nacional de Seguridad en el caso Nochixtlán 480_oaxaca-mexico-june-19-2016-01_1_1_1.jpg original image (1280x720) by El Enemigo Común
El 19 de junio, la Policía Federal y la Policía Estatal, atacaron con armas de fuego a maestros, estudiantes y pobladores de Nochixtlán, Oaxaca.
Posted: Tue Jun 21, 2016 3:37PM
image Lies from Oaxaca: the Nochixtlán case 480_oaxaca-mexico-june-19-2016-01_1.jpg original image (1280x720) by El Enemigo Común
On Sunday, June 19, in a joint operation using firearms, the Federal and State Police attacked teachers, students and residents of Nochixtlán.
Posted: Tue Jun 21, 2016 2:38PM
audio The problem with writing in Bernie (audio/mpeg 1.8MB) by KPFA Weekend News/Ann Garrison
Will write-in presidential ballots for Bernie Sanders be counted or reported? Only in a few states unless Sanders files declarations of write-in candidacy, including lists of electors, and Bernie Sanders has stated throughout his campaign that he will not do so.
Posted: Sun Jun 19, 2016 4:46PM
image Oaxaca, 10 Years Since 2006 480_fernando-lobo_1_1_1.jpg original image (1000x667) by El Enemigo Común
Ten years after the June 14, 2006 popular uprising in Oaxaca, we spoke with our compañero Fernando Lobo, writer and former broadcaster of Radio Plantón.
Posted: Sun Jun 19, 2016 3:13PM
image Oaxaca, a 10 años del 2006 480_fernando-lobo_1.jpg original image (1000x667) by El Enemigo Común
A diez años del 14 de junio del 2006 fecha en la que comenzó el levantamiento popular en Oaxaca, platicamos con el compañero Fernando Lobo.
Posted: Sun Jun 19, 2016 2:45PM
text How Donald Trump bankrupted by Ted Rudow III, MA
Trump decision to partake in what may amount to "calculated tax fraud"—a felony. We begin by looking at how Donald Trump bankrupted his Atlantic City casinos, but still earned millions
Posted: Thu Jun 16, 2016 3:07PM
text Religious Leaders ‎Ask Senators to Pass Puerto Rico Debt Legislation by Greg
Religious leaders from Puerto Rico and the US mainland meet with Senators to urge them to support legislation to restructure the island's debt.
Posted: Thu Jun 16, 2016 12:17PM
image Green Party Moves Towards Declaring Itself Eco-Socialist 480_andrea_merida_cuellar_1.jpg original image (960x960) by Jonathan Nack
Photo: Andrea Mérida Cuéllar, Green Party National Co-Chair "... it's clear that the working class in this country is ready for revolution. As the true left discusses reform vs. revolution, the Green Party is now uniquely positioned to finally be the electoral tactic of grassroots movements…"
Posted: Wed Jun 15, 2016 7:53AM
image Akbayan rejects Chinese call for dropping West Philippine Sea arbitration 2016-akbayan.jpg.png by Akbayan (Citizens Action Party)
With the upcoming commemoration of Philippine Independence, Akbayan party-list today called on government to hold steadfast in pursuing the arbitration case filed on the UNCLOS regarding Chinese occupation of the Scarborough shoal in the West Philippine Sea.
Posted: Mon Jun 13, 2016 5:31AM
text TPP: A Guide To Hybrid Warfare Leveraging Economics - Modern Warfae Series by DeepThought Newsvine
Over the last few months, I have spoken quite a bit about how TPP, TTIP and any other stupid acronym the US could decide upon were, in fact, a form of hybrid warfare. Today, we will go through Chapter 14 (Electronic Commerce) of TPP to introduce everyone to some of the concepts and explain, with examples, how this functions in practice. The methodology will be similar throughout all these dodgy trade agreements and I'm sure it will give everyone pause for thought.
Posted: Sat Jun 11, 2016 5:40PM
text An open letter to my fellow Bernie supporters. by Peace Witch
An open letter to my fellow Bernie supporters.
Posted: Fri Jun 10, 2016 12:37PM
text House Passes Puerto Rico Debt Crisis Legislation; Senate Poised to Pass Bill Before July 1 by Greg Williams
The House passed Puerto Rico debt crisis legislation 297-127. The Puerto Rico Oversight, Management and Economic Stability Act now heads to the US Senate for approval.
Posted: Fri Jun 10, 2016 6:42AM
image Protesters tell Cuomo: We will boycott Israel until it ends abuses of Palestinian rights 480_webdsuntil_1.jpg original image (768x1024) by Adalah-NY, Jewish Voice for Peace, JewsSayNo!
Hundreds of New Yorkers demonstrated this evening outside Governor Cuomo’s Midtown offices, outraged by the Governor’s unconstitutional executive order requiring the state to create a blacklist and divest from corporations and institutions that support the Palestinian-led boycott, divestment and sanctions (BDS) movement targeting Israel. Protesters carried signs that read “We will continue to stand for justice and boycott Israel until the Palestinian people achieve freedom, justice, and...
Posted: Thu Jun 9, 2016 4:31PM