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textHow Democrats and Progressives Undermined the Potential of the Biden-Putin Summit by Norman Solomon
Echoing the warmongers...
Posted: Mon Jun 14, 2021 3:07PM
calendarFacing the Climate Crisis: Clean Energy Proposals & Real Climate Solutions
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by Food & Water Watch and partners
Online webinar event...
Event Date: Thu Jun 17, 2021 5:00PM
Posted: Mon Jun 14, 2021 2:53PM
imageCommander X taken from Mexico by the United States government
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by Free Commander X
On Friday June 11th, 2021 between 3:30 P.M. and 4:00 P.M. (Mexico City hours), Christopher Doyon was illegally detained. Known Worldwide as Commander X, this Hactivist has the quality of refugee recognized by the Mexican government, and even so he was handed over to the United States government, in violation of his human rights. We demand the Mexican government to act in benefit of the rights of Commander X and manage his urgent release....
Posted: Mon Jun 14, 2021 11:05AM
calendarBeyond #StopAsianHate: Criminalization, Gender, & Asian Abolition Feminism
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by Haymarket Books
Online event...
Event Date: Wed Jun 16, 2021 3:00PM
Posted: Mon Jun 14, 2021 9:45AM
calendarSaving Life on Earth: Fighting Extinction of Flora & Fauna from Human Development w/ CBD
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by Center for Biological Diversity
Online teach-in...
Event Date: Thu Jun 17, 2021 5:00PM
Posted: Sun Jun 13, 2021 10:29AM
calendarEnd Poverty Action: National Poor People’s & Low-Wage Workers One Year Campaign Kick-Off
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by National Poor People's Campaign
Online rally...
Event Date: Mon Jun 21, 2021 2:30PM
Posted: Sat Jun 12, 2021 10:27AM
calendarPulse Night Club Mass Shooting 5 Years Later Rememberance
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by Pulse Night Club Coalition
Online via livestream...
Event Date: Sat Jun 12, 2021 2:00PM
Posted: Sat Jun 12, 2021 9:20AM
textJournalist, Activist Kevin Gallagher Has Died by anonymous
Kevin Gallagher, age 36, was found deceased at his home in San Francisco. This announcement was made yesterday on June 10th. Gallagher was an an activist, journalist and researcher who raised awareness about the surveillance industry. Cause of death has not been announced at this time....
Posted: Fri Jun 11, 2021 2:30PM
text600,000 dead in the US from COVID-19: American capitalism “normalizes” mass death by Andre Damon (WSWS repost)
As the United States passes the milestone of 600,000 deaths in the COVID-19 pandemic, the ruling class is abandoning all efforts to contain the disease....
Posted: Thu Jun 10, 2021 11:59PM
text"We were paralyzed for a long time" by Philosopher Olivia Mitscherlich Schoenberg
Only in dialogue with those who are strangers to us can we become discerning, can we develop political wisdom. If it is true that we are tipping into a particular form of oligarchy, we should consider how we might supplement our representative system - to re-democratize it....
Posted: Thu Jun 10, 2021 9:26AM
textProtecting Pacifica, Saving Independent Radio, Building a Progressive Movement by repost
“We are in a battle for the heart and soul of Pacifica…At stake is whether Pacifica represents the highest standards of journalistic integrity, or a mix of snake oil quackery and fake radicalism.” –Sonali Kolhatkar, Host of “Rising Up with Sonali”...
Posted: Thu Jun 10, 2021 6:46AM
text100 Nat'l Orgs Sign Friends (Quakers) Ltr to Stop Weapons Sale to Israel by repost
An honor roll of 100 national organizations signed a letter from the Friends Committee on National Legislation (FCNL) to Pres Biden to stop the delivery of $735 billion in weapons to Israel. The letter and honor roll are below, from https://www.fcnl.org/updates/2021-06/fcnl-joins-100-national-organizations-calling-biden-halt-weapons-sales-israel...
Posted: Wed Jun 9, 2021 9:10PM
calendarMarch on Manchin: Protest Against Senator & Demanding End of Filibuster Now w/ PPC!
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by Poor People's Campaign
Online protest livestream w/ ASL & Spanish translation...
Event Date: Mon Jun 14, 2021 2:00PM
Posted: Wed Jun 9, 2021 5:14PM
textWhat moves the "Generation Greta"? by Max Lill
The global economy is in free fall. Social life and public debate are largely paralyzed, the usual protest and organizing formats of the social movements are completely blocked. Decisive decisions are made in the mode of emergency decrees and huge rescue packages. The politically unthinkable suddenly becomes possible, and even seems to many to have no alternative....
Posted: Wed Jun 9, 2021 5:10AM
imageMinnesota Water Protectors Denied Medications and Phone Calls After Arrests
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by GINIW Collective
Water Protectors in actions to shut down Enbridge's Line 3 in Northern Minnesota were denied their medications and phone calls....
Posted: Tue Jun 8, 2021 11:32PM
imagePalestinians Backed by Education Unions UESF & UTLA Who Protest US Aid For Israel
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by Labor Video Project
California education unions UESF in San Francisco and UTLA in Los Angeles have acted to support Palestinians, support the blockade of Israel and opposed US military and economic aid for Israel. Two members discuss their actions...
Posted: Tue Jun 8, 2021 10:08AM
textA turning point in the US and global class struggle by David North (WSWS Repost)
What is the nature of a true labor union? US Chairman of the Socialist Equality Party David North explains why the underreported event of workers rejecting a corrupt AFL-CIO-affiliated United Auto Workers contract is marking a new and important historical phase for workers around the world....
Posted: Tue Jun 8, 2021 9:41AM
textOnline events with Vijay Prasad, Kate Raworth, Chomsky, Angela Davis, Vandana Shiva, etc. by Toward increasing Networking
Here are some 30 online events taking place over the next couple of weeks (and starting at 10 am today, June 8), featuring people such as Vijay Prasad, Roxanne Dunbar Ortiz, Kate Raworth, Noam Chomsky, Angela Davis, Mickey Huff, Vandana Shiva, and many others. These events are hosted from various locations all across the country, as well from Canada, Australia, and the UK (however, the listed times are all for our "Pacific time zone"). Of course, feel free to share this info with others wh...
Posted: Tue Jun 8, 2021 8:29AM
text“ I support efforts to rewrite the by-laws…” by Repost
“The New Day Pacifica Bylaws will correct excesses of the present bylaws by reducing the size of the board, getting the Local Station Boards out of station management, and having direct elections of National Board Members, rather than our present, baroque two stage voting process.” - Carol Spooner...
Posted: Tue Jun 8, 2021 8:14AM
textTrue Color of Biden(aka Bait-and-Switch maestro!) by DLi
Breaking News! The Biden administration is ready to CUT corporate taxes to just 15%! That's lower than the T-Rump giveaway of 21%(cut from the prior 35%), and it's freaking LOWER than the 19% that middle-class taxpayers have to fork over to the IRS!...
Posted: Tue Jun 8, 2021 5:07AM