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imageDespite growth in the Philippines, labor underscores systemic failure in rising inequality
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by Labor Party - Philippines
Exclusive growth for exclusive group of wealthiest businessmen....
Posted: Sat Aug 30, 2014 7:45PM
audioThis Week in Palestine, August 29th, 2014 (audio/mpeg 8.8MB) by IMEMC
Welcome to this Week in Palestine, a service of the International Middle East Media Center, www.imemc.org, for August 23rd to the 29th, 2014....
Posted: Sat Aug 30, 2014 5:38PM
textSelling NATO's Killing Machine by Stephen Lendman
NATO...
Posted: Sat Aug 30, 2014 2:06PM
imageanarchist reportback from ferguson
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by chris irwin
Three Rivers Earth First! sent me to ferguson to scout and report back. This is the report back....
Posted: Sat Aug 30, 2014 12:04PM
calendarOakland Mayoral Forum (candidates by invitation only) by Jack Lucero Fleck
Humanist Hall 390 – 27th Street Oakland...
Event Date: Thu Sep 4, 2014 6:00PM
Posted: Sat Aug 30, 2014 11:50AM
imageILWU Rank and File Back Picket Of Zim ship Piraeus At Port Of Oakland
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by Labor Video Project
ILWU Local 10 and ILWU Local 34 rank and file backed a picket line at the Port Of Oakland SSA terminal operator to stop the work on the Zim Line ship Piraeus for four days. Longshore workers talk about why they supported the picket line and the role of Oakland police and Alameda County Deputies in their effort to stop the solidarity action...
Posted: Sat Aug 30, 2014 10:51AM
textRavaging and Destroying Syria by Stephen Lendman
Syria...
Posted: Sat Aug 30, 2014 10:40AM
calendarTri-Valley CAREs Monthly Meeting
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by Marylia Kelley - Executive Director
Livermore Civic Center Library 1188 S Livermore Ave. Livermore, CA 94550...
Event Date: Thu Sep 18, 2014 7:30PM
Posted: Sat Aug 30, 2014 7:59AM
textIrresponsibly Challenging Russia by Stephen Lendman
anti-war...
Posted: Sat Aug 30, 2014 6:23AM
videoTOR developer Appelbaum explains why you are not exempt from NSA surveillance (video/mp4 63.4MB) by IndyRadio
In South Africa, Jacob Appelbaum didn't have to explain the meaning of oppression or colonization, so he went right ahead to explain the role of the NSA and why you are not exempt....
Posted: Sat Aug 30, 2014 3:43AM
textWhy Have School? by Rich Gibson
The education agenda is a war agenda: class and empire's wars. Schools in this corporate state are capitalist training centers, illusion mills and human munition factores. The key projects in schools (regimented curricula, high stakes exams, merit pay, militarization) serve a decaying empire to create classes of students, most of them prepared for bad jobs, no jobs, or risking death killing other children of the poor on behalf of the rich in their homelands. Resistance is more than possible....
Posted: Sat Aug 30, 2014 12:19AM
calendar#LeaveNoOneBehind Homelessness is NOT a Crime Rally and Protest by Aaron Colyer
Oscar Grant Plaza (formerly known as Frank O’Gawa Plaza), Oakland...
Event Date: Fri Oct 10, 2014 8:00AM
Posted: Sat Aug 30, 2014 12:14AM
imageRally Targets Real Estate Speculation, Serial Speculator Elba Borgen
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by San Francisco Tenants Union
The San Francisco Tenants Union protested real estate speculator Elba Borgen today, August 29, during a rally in support Proposition G, the anti-speculation tax, in the Panhandle as the campaign to stop real estate speculation begins in neighborhoods across San Francisco....
Posted: Fri Aug 29, 2014 7:02PM
documentTunnel Opponents: BDCP Is On Life Support
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by Dan Bacher
“BDCP’s friends and family anxiously expressed hope that an infusion of additional millions of dollars and months of treatment would enable the project to recover,” quipped Bill Jennings, CSPA Executive Director. “However, the EPA comments coming on top of some 4,500 pages of searing reviews by municipalities, counties and water agencies that would be adversely impacted by the project, almost 2,000 pages of highly critical comments by environmental and fishing organizations, hundreds of pages...
Posted: Fri Aug 29, 2014 5:15PM
calendarOCCUPY San Francisco - 3rd Convergence
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by Adrienne
Chelsea Manning Plaza (Justin Herman Plaza) By the Fountain San Francisco, CA Nr. Embarcadero BART...
Event Date: Sat Sep 20, 2014 4:00PM
Posted: Fri Aug 29, 2014 3:34PM
textNeighbors Sue Minnesota Pig Factory for Creating Unlivable Conditions by The Humane Society
On August 21 neighbors of a Minnesota pig factory served a legal complaint alleging that horrible odors from the facility have made their lives miserable, and are a nuisance under Minnesota law. The neighbors claim the foul stench from the facility has prevented them from going outdoors or opening their windows, and has isolated them from family and friends....
Posted: Fri Aug 29, 2014 3:24PM
textJapan: Secret execution as authorities ignore calls for reform by Amnesty International
The execution of two men in Japan on Friday flies in the face of growing calls in the country to halt the use of capital punishment, said Amnesty International....
Posted: Fri Aug 29, 2014 3:18PM
textRussian NGO branded as “foreign agent” after reporting on Russian military in Ukraine by Amnesty International
Russia’s official branding of a civil society organization as a “foreign agent”, an expression akin to “spying”, for speaking out on Ukraine is a sign of the country’s determination to suppress any information about its military activities there, Amnesty International said....
Posted: Fri Aug 29, 2014 2:46PM
textFact-Checking Obama by Stephen Lendman
Obama...
Posted: Fri Aug 29, 2014 2:20PM
textFlashback to 2013: Obama: "I am ready to bomb Syria" by Cem Ertür
The front pages below from August 2013 constitute a vivid example of the relentless and utterly deceptive war propaganda against Syria. Now, with utmost impunity, the perpetrators of the genocidal war on Syria are declaring their plan to bombard Syrian territory under the guise of "collaborating" with the Syrian government against the "terrorists" who, in reality, are NATO's mercenary death squads....
Posted: Fri Aug 29, 2014 1:26PM