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textMichael Brown, Eric Garner, Tamir Rice And The War on We the People! by Mike Griffin
Mike Griffin writes about what is behind the racism, repression and crisis....
Posted: Fri Jan 16, 2015 9:26AM
imageTo Angola 3 Supporters, Stop LA Gov Jindal From Speaking at House of Commons, London UK
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by International Coalition to Free the Angola 3
To all A3 supporters, please pick up the telephone and make 2 calls now. Governor Bobby Jindal will be in London on Monday speaking at the House of Commons about democracy and human rights whilst the state of Louisiana impedes justice for Albert. He has been invited by Damian Collins MP and The Henry Jackson Society so we need to call them now and let them know that Jindal should not be given a platform to speak...
Posted: Fri Jan 16, 2015 8:50AM
imageCalifornia toxic waters rise despite decades of regulations and expenditure of $50 billion
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by Patrick Porgans
Below is a groundbreaking report on how California toxic waters are rising despite decades of regulations and an expenditure of $50 billion. This report is very timely, considering the passage of Proposition 1, Governor Jerry Brown's water bond, and the collapse of Delta smelt and other pelagic fish species and American River steelhead to record low population levels. For more information, go to: http://www.planetarysolutionaries.org...
Posted: Fri Jan 16, 2015 8:40AM
textNew Geopolitical/Financial Bombshells by Stephen Lendman
geopolitics...
Posted: Fri Jan 16, 2015 5:22AM
textVideo: Plenitude - Reducing Working Hours by Juliet Schor
Unlike a chair, an idea can be shared by a whole people. Reducing working hours is the only way to full employment and averting the paper chase and resume heaven, the impossible status quo....
Posted: Fri Jan 16, 2015 4:59AM
imageMarshall Islands Republic Brings Nuclear Weapons Nations to Court
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by Tara Dorabji
The Republic of the Marshall Islands bring the world’s nuclear giants, including the United States to court in an attempt to force them to disarm....
Posted: Thu Jan 15, 2015 9:35PM
imageAmnesty International USA Submits Recommendations to President's Policing Taskforce
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by Amnesty International
On January 13, Amnesty International USA reiterated its concerns and recommendations for ensuring respect for human rights in policing to the President’s Task Force on Policing in the 21st Century, which was holding its first public listening session....
Posted: Thu Jan 15, 2015 8:29PM
imageCannabis Advocates Alliance Letter to Santa Cruz County Board of Supervisors
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by Cannabis Advocates Alliance
Among other things, we are requesting: 1) that local patients be given a greater voice in re-drafting the County cannabis ordinances; 2) that the County draft clearer and more environmentally-friendly paths to compliance for patient-cultivators, and 3) that in re-drafting the existing ordinances the County preserve the minimal diversity of choice required for patients to have proper access to quality cannabis medicine....
Posted: Thu Jan 15, 2015 8:21PM
calendarMedical Cannabis Cultivation Ordinance at Board of Supervisors meeting by
County Building (next to the Courthouse) 701 Ocean Street, Room 525 Santa Cruz, CA...
Event Date: Tue Jan 27, 2015 1:00PM
Posted: Thu Jan 15, 2015 8:11PM
calendarCannabis Advocates Alliance meeting by
Louden Nelson 301 Center Street Santa Cruz...
Event Date: Wed Jan 21, 2015 7:00PM
Posted: Thu Jan 15, 2015 8:03PM
audioTodd Wolfson on ‘Digital Rebellion: The Birth of the Cyber Left’ (audio/mpeg 6.4MB) by IMCista
Sonali Kolhatkar, host of Uprising with Sonali, speaks with Todd Wolfson to discuss his new book ‘Digital Rebellion: The Birth of the Cyber Left.’ Topics discussed include Indymedia, the emergence of blogging and social networks, IMCs maintaining their own servers, and social movements becoming overly dependent on corporate networks....
Posted: Thu Jan 15, 2015 7:31PM
text'Dispatches Against Displacement' -- a review by Kevin Keating
A work by a prominent San Francisco housing activist in a current-day context of ongoing defeat for San Francisco renters......
Posted: Thu Jan 15, 2015 7:16PM
textThe Shortwave Report 01/16/15 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, Radio Havana Cuba, Sputnik Radio, and NHK World Radio Japan....
Posted: Thu Jan 15, 2015 5:16PM
textRussia Blamed, US Taxpayers on the Hook, as Fracking Boom Collapses by Ben Ptashnik
Ben Ptashnik is a former state senator from Vermont....
Posted: Thu Jan 15, 2015 3:48PM
textNurses Welcome White House Community College Initiative by via National Nurses United
National Nurses United today announced strong support for President Obama's community college initiative that NNU said should have a huge impact on expanding and improving nursing education opportunities for an entire new generation of registered nurses....
Posted: Thu Jan 15, 2015 3:18PM
calendarHealthier Living Workshop
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by Carmen
Park Station Community Room (http://www.parkstation.org/), 1899 Waller St. at Stanyan, SF 94117, east end of Golden Gate Park Public Transportation: Muni #33-Stanyan, #37-Corbett, #43-Masonic, #71-Haight/Noriega, N-Judah...
Event Date: Sat Feb 7, 2015 9:30AM
Posted: Thu Jan 15, 2015 3:07PM
textHis dream by Ted Rudow III, MA
Most white Americans certainly believed that the push to civil rights was moving too fast. And in that moment, civil rights as a concept, integration as a concept, was still somewhat controversial, and how America got there was not a foregone conclusion....
Posted: Thu Jan 15, 2015 2:06PM
textLawsuit Filed in Response to Yellowstone Wild Bison Capture by Stephany Seay, Buffalo Field Campaign
Yellowstone National Park started trapping wild buffalo for slaughter on Thursday. Buffalo Field Campaign and Friends of Animals Wildlife Law Program have filed a law suit in response....
Posted: Thu Jan 15, 2015 2:06PM
documentThe Angola 3's Robert King in Sweden w/ Amnesty Intl for the release of a new song by Meja
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by International Coalition to Free the Angola 3
Robert King of the Angola 3 is currently in Sweden supporting Amnesty International’s ongoing campaign seeking justice for Albert Woodfox through the launch of a new song called Yellow Ribbon, written by the Swedish artist, Meja, as well as an accompanying music video featured above. Released in conjunction with Amnesty International, Meja's song Yellow Ribbon is helping to publicize Amnesty Sweden's online petition asking Louisiana Attorney General Buddy Caldwell "to immediately remove Alber...
Posted: Thu Jan 15, 2015 1:39PM
calendarBear River Massacre —152nd Anniversary on Jan 29th, 2015
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by Z
Heading North on Highway 91 (30 to 45 minutes north of Logan), look for historical rock monuments for more meeting information: 1st site: historical rock monument is in Preston on right side of road; 2nd site: there's also an Interactive Center (no buildings, a parking lot and some posters outside) off off HWY 91 just passed Bear River (look quick for small sign on right side of road), 3rd site, heading South on Hwy 91, there's a small stone monument overlooking where the cavalry crossed the ...
Event Date: Thu Jan 29, 2015 10:00AM
Posted: Thu Jan 15, 2015 11:50AM