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text Office of the Special Counsel Says Gays Again Protected by Paul Johnson for 365gay.com
The Office of the Special Counsel has finally conceded that it was wrong to have announced gays and lesbians working for the federal government were no longer protected against discrimination in the workplace....
Posted: Fri Apr 9, 2004 12:00AM
text NEW YORK lawsuit for equal rights by savefreedom @ yahoogroups.com
In New York state, ACLU and NYCLU sue to get equal marriage rights for same-sex couples....
Posted: Thu Apr 8, 2004 9:54AM
text Destructive Structural Adjustment by Elmar Altvater
This study of 10 developing countries shows that privatization, deregulation and liberalization of markets increase poverty and inequality. This 2002 study translated from the German was the result of 5 years of analysis....
Posted: Thu Apr 8, 2004 5:50AM
image MASS. "compromise" splits voters 47-47 120_acceptance_gays.jpg by SaveFreedom @ yahoogroups.com
Massachusetts "compromise" would amend state constitution to legalize same-sex civil unions while banning same-sex marriages. Only 47 percent support it, so far....
Posted: Wed Apr 7, 2004 8:21PM
text Issue #17 of Canada's Grassroots National Newspaper by dru
The Dominion is a free, not-for-profit newspaper available in print and online....
Posted: Wed Apr 7, 2004 11:45AM
text Copwatch 101 pamphlet by Bork
Infoshop.org and the Alternative Media Project are pleased to announce the public release of our new Copwatch 101 booklet....
Posted: Tue Apr 6, 2004 9:07PM
text Camilo Vivieros & "Timoney 3" acquitted in Philadelphia by clare
camilo vivieros and the other two defendants in the case holding on from the republican national convention in philadelphia in 2000 acquitted!...
Posted: Tue Apr 6, 2004 5:12PM
image Benefit for Jeff 'Free' Luers-April 16-Oakland 120_winter04web.jpgg7bygy.jpg by Friends of Jeff Luers
--please pass on---...
Posted: Tue Apr 6, 2004 4:36PM
image Oxygen Collective Is On The Road 120_bus_no_seam.jpg by o2
The Oxygen Collective is on the road! The Forest and Fire Roadshow is now in full swing. We all miss the beauty and love of the Siskiyou mountains and valleys, but it has been an inspiring four days on the road for the forest. We have already given three presentations in Oregon and California, performed hours and hours of outreach on stilts and travelled hundreds of miles on board the biodiesel bus. And we are just getting started. Picture nine people living on a bus. Four cell phones, ...
Posted: Tue Apr 6, 2004 10:16AM
text Oklahoma Backs Down, Issues Birth Certificate To Baby With Two Dads by 365gay.com
"The Health Department does not have authority to decide who gets a birth certificate or who is a legal parent," said Brian Chase, Staff Attorney for Lambda Legal. Within hours the department said it had begun issuing the birth certificates to same-gender couples in other states who adopt children in Oklahoma....
Posted: Tue Apr 6, 2004 12:12AM
text Church Leaders Denounce Mass Gay Marriage Amendment by Margo Williams for 365gay.com
In an open letter to coincide with the beginning of Easter Week and Passover 600 church leaders have called on Massachusetts Governor Mitt Romney to distance himself from attacks on same-sex marriage....
Posted: Mon Apr 5, 2004 11:54PM
text Stop Halliburton¹s War Profiteering in Iraq! Come to Houston May 19! by Houston Global Awareness
Join us in Houston on May 19 for a lively protest against war profiteering and corporate cronyism outside Halliburton¹s shareholder meeting in Houston. Halliburton needs to be held accountable, not made more profitable!...
Posted: Mon Apr 5, 2004 10:15PM
text Democracy Now!: U.S. Soldiers Contaminated With Depleted Uranium Speak Out by Democracy Now (repost)
A special investigation by Democracy Now! co-host Juan Gonzalez of the New York Daily News has found four of nine soldiers of the 442nd Military Police Company of the New York Army National Guard returning from Iraq tested positive for depleted uranium contamination. They are the first confirmed cases of inhaled depleted uranium exposure from the current Iraq conflict....
Posted: Mon Apr 5, 2004 10:55AM
text Radical Pro-Choice Call To Action For April 25, 2004 by RadicalCheerleadersofDC, repost from Infoshop
Feminists, radical cheerleaders, anti-authoritarians, anarchists and all those concerned with women's autonomy: join us on April 25th 2004 in Washington, DC for a highly festive mobile cheer bloc!...
Posted: Mon Apr 5, 2004 1:11AM
text Medical Marijuana Prisoner Released! by ASA
Keith Alden, who has served more than a year in Federal prison for a conviction of cultivating marijuana was released on bail pending appeal on Thursday night from Federal Prison Camp Sheridan. He had to come up with his own money for the bus trip to his home in Sonoma County....
Posted: Mon Apr 5, 2004 12:49AM
image Transgenders, Families Gear Up to Lobby on Capitol Hill 120_2001grpa.jpg by NTAC Media
Transgender activists from all over America will converge on Capitol Hill, April 29-30 to lobby Congress for transgender inclusion in, and passage of hate crimes and employment rights legislation. Lobby Days 2004 is sponsored by the National Transgender Advocacy Coalition (NTAC), the country's largest and most active organization advocating for the rights of transgender Americans at federal, state, and local levels....
Posted: Sun Apr 4, 2004 9:54PM
text Kathy Kelly, Founder of Voices in the Wilderness, Imprisoned by Twin Cities IMC repost
Kathy Kelly spent the first Gulf War on the border of Kuwait and Iraq and the following six months in bombed out Iraq. Upon returning to the United States she founded the sanction busting Voices in the Wilderness. She spent the 2003 bombing campaign as a non-violent witness in Iraq. Her arrest, for which she is doing time, were at the School of the Americas and the ELF Tower. There were no corporate media journalists imbedded into her movement, Voices in the Wilderness. If there had been, the...
Posted: Sun Apr 4, 2004 2:05PM
text The Global Justice Movement: Criticismof Neoliberalism by Ulrich Duchrow
"The social state redistributed the unequal market incomes, for example through a progressive tax system down from above..This social model was thrown overboard by the new neoliberal model. Transnational corporations created free trade zones...
Posted: Sun Apr 4, 2004 8:29AM
text HAITI ON OUR MINDS by Mumia Abu-Jamal
The recent soft expulsion of Aristide opens the door to bring back Duvalierist elements to the fore, to 'discipline' the riotous, rebellious Haitian people, who've never forgotten their revolutionary origins. They want Haiti 'stable' to perform as a docile labor force for the bourgeoisie, both in Haiti, and the U.S....
Posted: Sat Apr 3, 2004 4:12PM
text Air America Radio Started Broadcasting this Week by AAF
Air America Radio can be heard online through http://www.airamericaradio.com...
Posted: Fri Apr 2, 2004 8:34PM