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textClearly Racist And Bigoted Skits On Clear Channel by iZ
In the March 10 Bill Handel show on KFI AM 640, a pretend "Muslim" allegedly reading from the new Iraqi constitution refers to "hairy Iraqi women," "lovely Japanese schoolgirls," the "infidel custom of bathing on a regular basis," and "civil unions" between Iraqis and "loving camels and goats."...
Posted: Tue Mar 16, 2004 1:48PM
textAn interview with Sherman Austin's Mother in G-spot by upton sinclair (repost)
An interview with Sherman Austin's Mother...
Posted: Fri Mar 12, 2004 1:05PM
textKroger: Strikes contributed to $337.4 million quarterly loss by JankyHellface (repost)
Kroger Co. said Tuesday that labor unrest, including a 4 1/2 monthlong strike in southern California, contributed to a loss of $337.4 million in the fourth quarter. The retail grocer also said it expects its 2004 results to be lower than in 2003. Kroger is the parent of the Valley's Fry's food stores....
Posted: Wed Mar 10, 2004 11:10AM
textFBI arrests Caltech student in anti-SUV arson by JankyHellface (repost)
The FBI arrested a California Institute of Technology student Tuesday for investigation of arson and vandalism that destroyed or damaged 125 sport utility vehicles at San Gabriel Valley car dealerships and homes last year in apparent support of radical environmentalism....
Posted: Wed Mar 10, 2004 11:05AM
textA HEROIC DEFENSE AND A CRUEL SYSTEM by David Bacon (repost by upton)
The southern California grocery strikers are true working-class heroes. Seventy thousand held fast to their strike over four and a half months, a remarkable achievement in the current "jobless recovery."...
Posted: Tue Mar 9, 2004 10:06PM
textHow come progressive California can't stop Schwarzenegger? by Dancing Dave
Whatever happened to enlightened California?...
Posted: Tue Mar 9, 2004 3:46PM
textSept: Globalization and the Env'tal Justice Movement: by Dr Simon Batterbury
Globalization and the Environmental Justice Movement: An ASLE/UAS Symposium September 23-25, 2004, Tucson, AZ (Call for Papers by May 31)...
Posted: Sun Mar 7, 2004 11:39PM
text"Free Sherman Austin" - article in SF BayView by upton sinclair
article written by a lawyer printed in SF BayView...
Posted: Thu Mar 4, 2004 5:44PM
textSurrender at the Supermarket: The national failure of the grocery workers' union by upton sinclair
The four-and-a-half-month-long Southern California grocery strike illustrated perfectly the basic time-tested strategy of a successful labor action: Organize. Promote solidarity. Prepare for a long fight. Stay the course no matter how deep the financial hardship. Outlast the other side by a day....
Posted: Thu Mar 4, 2004 4:44PM
textThe best political ad I have ever seen! by Kucinich Volunteer
Posted: Thu Feb 26, 2004 2:18PM
text¡No Quiero Taco Bell! by Nick Parker
Join Farmworkers at Taco Bell's Irvine Headquarters to Demand a Living Wage and Humane Working Conditions...
Posted: Wed Feb 25, 2004 4:50PM
textGira de las maquilas de Tijuana by Red de San Diego en Solidaridad con los y las
Se invita a participar en una gira sobre las condiciones y luchas de los y las trabajadoras de la Maquila...
Posted: Sun Feb 22, 2004 1:33PM
textTour to Tijuana Maquiladoras by San Diego Maquiladora Workers' Solidarity Net
You are invited to learn about Tijuana maquiladora workers' conditions and struggles...
Posted: Sun Feb 22, 2004 1:32PM
textCWA 9415 - February Newsletter - Live Wire by Jesse
The first edition of "Live Wire," CWA Local 9415's newsletter. February 2004...
Posted: Tue Feb 17, 2004 10:03PM
imageHALT! The Media-Mental-Mind-Meld, Let the Peoples Votes, Voices BE Heard
by ActionJamCleveland
Electability is a Myth, a Tall Tale deliberately perpetuated by the status-quo, who Lust the Dough instead of Public Service to Promote the General Wellfare, NOT Promote the Generals and More WARfare !THEIR IS NO PROOF A POWERFUL PROGRESSIVE PLATFORM PUSHING Peace, Progress, Prosperity in the People's Public Interest is not Iminently Imperative and Highly Likely to sweep down and all around our Hijacked process and goverment to Righteously install the FIRST! Workers White House. In fact the...
Posted: Fri Feb 13, 2004 3:57PM
textSafeway's sales dip slightly by corporate media repost
The target of a massive strike for health care and a local boycott campaign, Safeway is now reporting lower same store sales. Unions announced today that they will begin a comprehensive statewide boycott of Safeway....
Posted: Wed Feb 11, 2004 4:21PM
textSec of State Shelley Calls on Diebold to to Turn Over its Software Code for Evaluation by repost
Shelley is not asking for changes to Diebold's software, but he called on the company to turn over its software code so it could be evaluated by independent experts chosen by the state. Shelley also is requiring random state testing of all electronic voting systems on election day to ensure ballots are accurately recorded....
Posted: Sun Feb 8, 2004 10:42PM
textGreen Presidential Hopefuls to Debate @ USC by Ginny-Marie Case
3 Green Presidential Candidates will debate @ USC February 14 from 1 to 2:30 p.m....
Posted: Sun Feb 8, 2004 11:22AM
audioDavid Crosby's New Song: "The Enron Song" - * LIVE * KPFK (audio/mpeg 5.8MB) by ziggy
David Crosby was interviewed by Michael Slate on "Beneath The Surface," KPFK, 90.7 FM Los Angeles; they speak about current events, corruption like Enron and at roughly the 16 minute mark in this 32kbps mp3 Crosby sings his new song tentatively titled "The Enron Song"...
Posted: Tue Jan 27, 2004 9:11PM
* UPDATE ON SHERMAN AUSTIN * (Personal experience, with some added info at the end)...
Posted: Sun Jan 18, 2004 12:24PM