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text State Service of Special Communications and Information Protection of Ukraine will spend 2 by mrian
According to the 2017 SSSCIP of Ukraine Procurement plan for Lviv region, more than 22 million UAH of public money will be spent on surveillance over the citizens....
Posted: Wed Aug 23, 2017 1:38AM
text The Arctic challenge by jacobmonson
Climate change and the ongoing diminishing of the ice-caps appear to provoke interest not only with ecologists and 'green' politicians. Increasing accessibility of the vital energy and naval resources, appearance of far more favorable logistic solutions via Arctic region, and, most importantly, unprecedented advantages for both anti-missile defense and missile attacks – these are all factors drawing the enhanced attention of NATO....
Posted: Wed Aug 23, 2017 1:31AM
text Fascism in Charlottesville, 2017/Racism in Selma, 1965/It's still on by Astrid Essed
Like many other people, I had the feeling, that the Charlotteville disaster was a deja vu. Rights, that were fought so hard with blood, swear and tears, seemed to crumble down to nothing. Nazi marches again [although not in Nazi Germany], fascist hate, which caused a deadly victim. I just saw the film ''Selma'' about Martin Luther King's civil rights movement and although much has changed, I saw similarities in the oppression of black rights. But this is also written in memory of Heather Hey...
Posted: Tue Aug 22, 2017 10:06PM
text Sacramento Nazi's Truck Torched! by anonymous person
action claimed at a golden state skinhead (gss) members house....
Posted: Tue Aug 22, 2017 4:21PM
text Toxic Expansion of Stay-Away Ordinance Hits Council Agenda Today by Robert Norse
City Council will vote on the First Reading of a harsh law expanding Councilmember Terrazas' 4-Year old Anti-Homeless law today at its 2:30 PM Session. The law targets homeless community members, triples the current $200 fines for sleeping, being in a "park" after dark, obstructing the sidewalk, etc. It vastly expands the unconstitutional sweep of the current 13.08.100....
Posted: Tue Aug 22, 2017 8:41AM
text Capitola council to vote on more years of red light cameras by Henry
On Capitola's council agenda for this coming Thursday (Aug. 24) is a staff recommendation to extend the City's red light camera ticket program for another two years....
Posted: Mon Aug 21, 2017 3:55PM
text Rise of T-rump a result of 3 major historical trends by DLi
The rise of T-rump is NOT a historical aberration. It is actually the logical outcome of 3 complex but interrelated trends in the 21st century: A)the continuing decline--even catastrophic--of Capitalist hegemony after 5 centuries of dominance. B)the inevitable transition to a multi-polar world community, and 3)an accelerated Climate Change....
Posted: Mon Aug 21, 2017 4:58AM
text Sonoma County Climate Change Activists Summit by Occupy Sonoma County
Climate change activists have their act together in Sonoma County, California!...
Posted: Mon Aug 21, 2017 1:17AM
text Black Homes Matter 2 by Michael Steinberg
Residents and supporters of Midtown Apartments in San Francisco's Fillmore/Western Addition gathered this afternoon to celebrate 2 years of a successful rent strike by 139 families, the longest in SF history. They continue to carry out their slogan: "We Are Staying In Our Homes!"...
Posted: Sat Aug 19, 2017 7:11PM
text Venezuela: La Asamblea Nacional Constituyente, tierra en los ojos de las masas proletarias by Partido Comunista Internacional
En medio de esta refriega civil en Venezuela, que parece aumentar cada día más, y que ya pasa de los ciento veinte días, aparece la receta de una Constituyente que le da el poder “plenipotenciario” al pueblo. Esta proposición lanzada por el gobierno chavista, no estalla cual rayo en cielo sereno, ella surge de los problemas económicos que ahora han sido trasladados inevitablemente al terreno político....
Posted: Sat Aug 19, 2017 3:29AM
text Barcelona: Terrorismo yihadista y democracia, dos banderas de la burguesía by Partido Comunista Internacional
El lunes 17 de agosto una furgoneta accedía a las Ramblas, en el centro turístico de Barcelona, y arrollaba a cuantos peatones encontraba a su paso. El resultado, por ahora, es de trece muertos y más de ochenta heridos. Al poco tiempo el Estado Islámico, ISIS, reivindicaba a través de sus medios de propaganda en Internet la autoría del atentado. Algunas horas después, en Cambrils, una población de Tarragona muy visitada por los turistas durante los meses de verano, un coche deportivo se salta...
Posted: Sat Aug 19, 2017 3:18AM
text Berkeley Gov Holding Special Meeting for "Urgency Ordinance" by Anonymous
Ahead of the upcoming Alt-Right rally and the opposition Rally Against Hate, there will be a special meeting at Berkeley city council chambers on an "Urgency Ordinance" granting special powers to the city manager. The meeting is tomorrow, August 18th at 3PM, at 2134 MLK Way, second floor....
Posted: Thu Aug 17, 2017 8:09PM
text The Shortwave Report 08/18/17 Listen Globally! by Dan Roberts
A weekly 30 minute review of international news and opinion, recorded from a shortwave radio and the internet. With times, frequencies, and websites for listening at home. 3 files- Highest quality broadcast, regular broadcast, and slow-modem streaming. Radio Deutsche-Welle, NHK Japan, Radio Havana Cuba, and Spanish National Radio....
Posted: Thu Aug 17, 2017 4:57PM
text Trump's Neo-Nazis and the Rise of Illiberal Democracy by Henry A. Giroux
Trump has dispensed with the fiction of democracy because he believes that in the interest of power both people and the planet are disposable, excess to be plundered and discarded. As part of an effort to normalize this pathology, he systematically employs a politics of diversion to prevent the public from addressing the underlying neoliberal forces and conditions that sold democracy to the bankers, hedge fund managers and other surrogates of finance....
Posted: Wed Aug 16, 2017 7:55PM
text Ban Fracking In San Luis Obispo County by Kim Chaffee
Ban Fracking on the Central Coast:...
Posted: Tue Aug 15, 2017 10:43PM
text San Francisco Rally Protests Hate Crimes in Charlottesville by Michael Steinberg
Hundreds gathered across from San Francisco City Hall Sunday evening to protest the violent hate crimes in Charlottesville and discuss ways to prevent other such outrages from happening here....
Posted: Sun Aug 13, 2017 11:11PM
text Charlottesville 8/12/17: Black Man Beaten Unconscious Repeatedly by Stop Fascism
Read the horror of the fascists attacking a young black man, beating him with metal poles and knocking him unconscious repeatedly in Charlottesville, VA....
Posted: Sun Aug 13, 2017 8:19PM
text Defense Secretary “Mad Dog” Mattis visits Google and Amazon by Ande Damon / WSWS (repost)
With the United States closer to nuclear conflict than at any point since the end of the Cold War, US Defense Secretary James "Mad Dog" Mattis visits Seattle and Silicon Valley to further cement government alliances with big tech firms....
Posted: Sat Aug 12, 2017 12:15AM
text Petition to Stop the Insanity: Don't provoke war with North Korea by Abolish the Military
Sign the Petition to Stop the Insanity: Don't provoke war with North Korea...
Posted: Fri Aug 11, 2017 8:21PM
text Trump Attack On North Korea & Decline of American Empire by Register Peace & Freedom or Green
While the world commemorated the 72nd anniversary of the racist, unnecessary atomic bombing of Hiroshima on August 6, 1945 and Nagasaki on August 9, 1945 by the United States, the raving lunatic, totally unfit to be president, Trump threatened annihilation of North Korea with the “fire and fury like the world has never seen.”...
Posted: Thu Aug 10, 2017 10:08PM