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image Lawfare Project Re-Files Baseless Lawsuit Against San Francisco State and Professor Abdulhadi 480_rabab_abdulhadi_san_francisco_state_university_sfsu_-_jamal_dajani.jpg by Palestine Legal
March 30, 2018 - The Lawfare Project has re-filed its harassing lawsuit against San Francisco State and Professor Rabab Abdulhadi. The suit, which was thrown out of court earlier this month, alleges that support for Palestinian rights amounts to discrimination against Jewish students....
Posted: Mon Apr 2, 2018 11:30PM
image Israeli Soldiers Shoot 49 Palestinians In Gaza Day After Killing Sixteen in Land Day Protest gazaprotest.jpg by IMEMC
Israeli soldiers shot, Saturday, 49 Palestinians protesting on their lands, near border area, in several parts of the Gaza Strip....
Posted: Sun Apr 1, 2018 8:56PM
image Sixteen Killed Friday by Israeli Soldiers During Land Day Protest, 1416 Wounded 480_ahmadodah-gaza_1.jpg by IMEMC
The number of Palestinians killed in Gaza during the Land Day protests at the border fences has reached 16, according to the Palestinian Ministry of Health....
Posted: Sun Apr 1, 2018 8:48PM
text Puerto Rico Governor and Oversight Board Spar on Fiscal Plan by Lydia Andrews
The certification of a plan to get Puerto Rico out of debt and back to economic growth was delayed again this week....
Posted: Fri Mar 30, 2018 6:38AM
image The challenges of building a united resistance in Duterte’s Philippines 480_2017-anti-duterte-rally-laban-ng-masa_1.jpg by Joshua Makalintal
Three decades after the People Power revolution ended the bloody regime of Ferdinand Marcos in 1986, Asia’s oldest republic is at a crossroads. Since Rodrigo Duterte became president of the Philippines in June 2016, he has led an extrajudicial killing campaign that has taken over 12,000 lives. Officially cloaked as an anti-crime policy, his “war against drugs” has nevertheless failed to address the genuine roots of the country’s narcotics crisis. It has instead only worsened the situation by ...
Posted: Wed Mar 28, 2018 12:22AM
image Urban Shield Trust Fund Pays for Trips to Israel and Customized Urban Shield Coins 480_alameda-county-sheriff-humvees_1.jpg by Center for Human Rights and Privacy
In 2010, nearly $75,000 was spent from the Urban Shield trust fund on travel to Israel and Jordan. Travelers included Undersheriff Rich Lucia, Assistant Sheriff Brett Keteles, and Assistant Sheriff Dennis Houghtelling. There was an additional expense of $1,076 for “presentation material for the King of Jordan.’...
Posted: Sat Mar 24, 2018 4:18PM
image March for Our Lives and the Rest of the World's 480_gun_control_now-large.jpg by Riva Enteen
In a promotional video for the March for Our Lives, former US soldiers say they don't want the assault rifles that they've used abroad aimed at US citizens, especially the students suffering one school massacre after another. Isn't it time to stop aiming those guns—and our missiles, fighter jets, and drones—at the rest of the world?...
Posted: Sat Mar 24, 2018 12:39PM
text Six Months After Maria, Puerto Rico and US Virgin Islands Wait for Relief by Lydia Andrews
Six months after Hurricane Maria, blue tarps still cover homes and buildings across Puerto Rico and the US Virgin Islands....
Posted: Mon Mar 19, 2018 12:37PM
text Trump - Hard as Steel by Tomasz Konicz
There is outrage over the nationalist economic policy of "America First." The parallels to the 1929 system crisis are obvious. The unstable house of cards on the world financial markets could finally collapse. Credit-financed demand is created for a goods-producing industry that suffocates in its own productivity....
Posted: Mon Mar 19, 2018 6:53AM
image fight4afrin: Now or never - resistance is live 480_burn4afrin2_1.jpg by fight4afrin
Today the fascist turkish army and their islamist mercenaries entered the city of Afrin. Now it is the time to spread the heroic resistance of YPJ/YPG and the people of Afrin in the most radical way all over the world. Now is the time to light up the Newroz fires right in the heart of the beast....
Posted: Sun Mar 18, 2018 6:57AM
text Caribbean Religious Leaders Call for Debt Relief in Face of Disasters by Lydia Andrews
From Grenada to Saint Lucia, religious leaders are calling for processes to provide debt relief in the face of natural disasters....
Posted: Fri Mar 16, 2018 7:27AM
image Black, Queer Rio de Janeiro Councilwoman Assassinated 480_5f315e6e-ca15-4dba-b1bd-ea665386276d_1.jpeg by Colin Murphy
Councilwoman Marielle Franco, a feminist lesbian activist and emerging voice against police violence, was gunned down yesterday in her car...
Posted: Fri Mar 16, 2018 12:58AM
text Under the Gun In Ireland by Michael Steinberg
A report on a visit to Northern Ireland in 1983. Today it is still ruled by Britain, as its "first and last colony."...
Posted: Thu Mar 15, 2018 5:13PM
text fight4afrin communique I - 14.03.18: Breaking the silence - Organize the resistance by fight4afrin
Since the beginning of the fascist war in Afrin, anti fascists carried the war back to the places where it is approved, concealed, supported and made possible - in the states of NATO. Until now, in more than 70 actions in 9 different countries, the agitators and intellectual arsonists of this war, aswell as the ones who profit from it, were called to account....
Posted: Thu Mar 15, 2018 9:55AM
calendar March for Our Lives: California, USA & Worldwide Marches & Rallies by March for Our Lives
California, National, and Worldwide Marches & Rallies...
Event Date: Sat Mar 24, 2018 1:00AM
Posted: Mon Mar 12, 2018 7:33PM
text Debt, Corruption and Tax Policies Impact Poverty, Says Vatican at United Nations by Lydia Andrews
During United Nations Human Rights Council meetings last week, Archbishop Ivan Jurkovič, the Geneva based Vatican representative stated, “We can no longer frame the debt crisis as an exclusively economic problem. It affects future generations, as well as the social conditions that allow the enjoyment of human rights of vast numbers of people entitled to the solidarity of the whole human family.”...
Posted: Fri Mar 9, 2018 11:14AM
text If Afrin falls ... it will have been too late! by Fight4Afrin
For more than 6 weeks we have had to watch the Turkish attacks on Afrin. Today, this project is standing with its back to the wall. The war is a struggle for existence or not-existence for the revolution in Rojava. Its time to take direct actions....
Posted: Thu Mar 8, 2018 8:35AM
text Authoritarian Capitalism: Interview with Christian Fuchs by Christian Fuchs
Phenomena like Trump and the new nationalisms confirm the actuality of the theory of the authoritarian personality articulated by Wilhelm Reich, Erich Fromm, and Theodor Adorno. By their structure, capitalist social media are often so invested that they encourage individualism, narcissism and the cult of personality and are not social media....
Posted: Wed Mar 7, 2018 4:24AM
image Annual Monarch Count Shows Butterfly Still Threatened 480_monarchs_1.jpg by Center for Biological Diversity
Migration Could Collapse as Population Remains Low...
Posted: Mon Mar 5, 2018 5:15PM
calendar March for Science 2018: National & International Marches by March for Science
United States and International Satellite Marches & Rallies...
Event Date: Sat Apr 14, 2018 12:00PM
Posted: Mon Mar 5, 2018 10:42AM