textFresh Somalia clashes claim lives by Al Jazeera (reposted)
At least eight people have died in southern Mogadishu after being caught in the crossfire of a fierce fight between Ethiopian troops and armed men....
Posted: Fri Feb 23, 2007 9:13PM
textMore British troops for Afghanistan by Al Jazeera (reposted)
The UK defence secretary has confirmed that Britain is to expand its 5,600-strong force in the troubled country while criticising Nato allies for failing to support Afghanistan....
Posted: Fri Feb 23, 2007 9:12PM
textUS forces release Iraq leader's son by Al Jazeera (reposted)
US troops detained the eldest son of Abdul-Aziz al-Hakim, Iraq's most influential Shia politician, for nearly 12 hours on Friday before releasing him, according to officials....
Posted: Fri Feb 23, 2007 9:09PM
textSOA Watch Update: Call Congress to Close School of the Assassins by Dan Bacher
Please contact your member of Congress and ask them to sign on to Rep. Jim McGovern's bill to cut funding for the SOA/WHINSEC....
Posted: Fri Feb 23, 2007 8:36PM
textNPR's long history of silence about the cruelties of the Yukon Quest and the Iditarod by Sled Dog Action Coalition
NPR has a long history of silence when it comes to telling people about the cruelties of the Yukon Quest and the Iditarod. NPR is promoting the Yukon Quest even though three dogs died in it this year....
Posted: Fri Feb 23, 2007 8:14PM
videoFree Josh Wolf: Carlos Villarreal (video/quicktime 20.0MB) by Bill Carpenter
Carlos Villarreal is executive director of the S.F. Bay Area Chapter of the National Lawyers Guild. Two-minute QT movie. 20MB....
Posted: Fri Feb 23, 2007 7:57PM
textCharges refiled against Lt. Watada by AP repost
FORT LEWIS -- The Army has refiled charges against a lieutenant who refused to serve in Iraq, about two weeks after his first court-martial was declared a mistrial...
Posted: Fri Feb 23, 2007 6:21PM
textAJLLP Joins the Call for the Removal of AFP Chief and NSA Chief in the Philippines by AJLPP-USA
The Alliance- Philippines (AJLPP)-USA supports the call of -- party list group Bayan Muna (People First) and other pro-people groups that demanded the sacking of National Security Adviser Norberto Gonzales and Armed Forces chief of staff Hermogenes Esperon Jr., and the prosecution of retired major general Jovito Palparan, now a Department of Justice security adviser for the political killings in the country....
Posted: Fri Feb 23, 2007 6:21PM
textDivine Strake Bunker Buster Test Cancelled by from the Shundahai Network
A message from the Shundahai Network, which has been working since 1994 to stop nuclear weapons development and testing in Nevada....
Posted: Fri Feb 23, 2007 6:11PM
textSF events 2.23 by bike
Posted: Fri Feb 23, 2007 5:59PM
imageHelen Caldicott tour de force interview on Electric Politics
by George Kenney Host of Independent Podcast
47 minute overview of the nuclear threat from THE EXPERT: Helen Caldicott. (To download or listen go to the link below.)...
Posted: Fri Feb 23, 2007 5:57PM
textSizable hunk of Americans want impeachment no matter what Nancy Pelosi Says by Dave Lindorff (repost and link)
Posted: Fri Feb 23, 2007 5:09PM
textTotal Intelligence Solutions started by Blackwater by repost
Cofer Black, vice chairman of Blackwater USA, announced Tuesday the formation of a new CIA-type private company to provide intelligence services to commercial clients. The executive roster for the new venture, Total Intelligence Solutions, is loaded with veterans of U.S. intelligence agencies, including two other Blackwater officials....
Posted: Fri Feb 23, 2007 3:28PM
textFilm Amazing Grace Opens Today: Story of anti-slavery, anti-cruelty to animals crusader by karen dawn
DawnWatch: Amazing Grace opens this weekend! 2/23/07...
Posted: Fri Feb 23, 2007 3:21PM
textRespectful Vegan/Omnivore Co-habitation by karen dawn
DawnWatch: Newsweek on vegan/omnivore marriage 2/26/07 edition...
Posted: Fri Feb 23, 2007 3:15PM
textNot So Fake Fur by karen dawn
DawnWatch: IHT on not so faux fur 2/22/07...
Posted: Fri Feb 23, 2007 3:13PM
imagePHILIPPINES: Ghost of the fraudulent 2004 elections will haunt this year’s polls
As the opposition and the administration finalize their line-up, AKBAYAN (Citizens Action Party) warned voters of opportunists who would cover up the single most important issue in this year’s elections – the ‘Hello Garci ’ controversy....
Posted: Fri Feb 23, 2007 2:59PM
calendarPeace March & Rally in Walnut Creek by Mary Alice O'Connor
Meet at 11 AM at Walnut Creek BART parking lot (corner of Ygnacio & California), then march to Civic Park (Civic and Broadway) for a noon rally....
Event Date: Sat Mar 17, 2007 11:00AM
Posted: Fri Feb 23, 2007 2:57PM
calendarSalinas: Bilingual Iraq Veteran Speaks Against War by
the large hall next to the Citizenship Project Building (Vote!) 931 East Market Street, Salinas 93906 the corner of East Market and North Sanborn, Salinas...
Event Date: Sat Mar 24, 2007 2:00PM
Posted: Fri Feb 23, 2007 2:38PM
calendarSave the Oaks: SALON IN THE GROVE by
Memorial Stadium Oak Grove Borders the western edge of the Cal football stadium, along Piedmont Ave between Bancroft and Hearst. The grove is just north of the International House on the edge of the UC Berkeley campus....
Event Date: Sun Feb 25, 2007 2:00PM
Posted: Fri Feb 23, 2007 2:31PM