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Argentina, 04.01.2012 19:11



New Year Remembrances

United States, 04.01.2012 15:35

December 17, 2011 — One year ago today, Mohamed Bouazizi set himself on fire in response to his mistreatment by the Tunisian police, setting off a chain reaction worldwide. Let no one forget that the wave of uprisings still sweeping the globe did not simply spring from the hard work of activists, however long some labored to pave the way. It did not begin with people setting out to better themselves or the world. It began with the ultimate gesture of despair and self-destruction. Read More | Pictured: Tunisian Government Stamp depicting Mohamed Bouazizi

December 29, 2011 — Today marks the thirteen-year anniversary of the police murder of Tyisha Miller, a nineteen-year-old African-American woman shot by the Riverside police department. The murder caused an outcry, particularly among the city's black community, and led to some of the most militant and long-reaching organizaing the region had seen in years, including a shutdown of the 91 freeway and the establishment of numerous bureaucratic apparatuses put in place to prevent such tragedies. Read More

December 31, 2011 — I learned from William Singletary's wife, Jeannette, that he died this morning. Bill was a courageous man who lived fighting to make the truth known — that Mumia is innocent in the shooting death of police officer Daniel Faulkner. For that Bill suffered severe personal and financial consequences. I've known Bill since June 1990 when he came forward with his eyewitness testimony for Mumia and as a witness at the PCRA hearing in 1995, when I was co-counsel for Mumia. Read More

Related Coverage: Sean Bell Case is Not Over | Oscar Grant: Gone But Not Forgotten | from Facing South: Top 5 of 2011 - #3: The fight to save Troy Davis | from AllHipHop.com: 2011 Playback: The Year In Memoriam



Polo Sanitario

Argentina, 04.01.2012 04:31

Concentración y caravana a Casa de Gobierno



Uruguay

Argentina, 04.01.2012 03:52

A un paso de ser aprobada la despenalización del aborto



Last Night DIY Parade 2011: Occupy The New Year

San Francisco Bay Area, 04.01.2012 00:25

Hundreds of people participated in the 7th Annual Last Night DIY New Years Parade on December 31st, 2011 in downtown Santa Cruz. Hundreds more lined Pacific Avenue to watch and document the grassroots New Years Eve celebration created by the community. The event has become both a homespun, family-friendly alternative celebration and a controversial embarrassment for the city.



Occupy Rings in New Year at the Rose Parade

LA, 03.01.2012 22:02

PASADENA - Occupy joined this year's New Year celebrations by marching at the end of the Rose Parade. They carried float-sized props of the Constitution, the "corporate Constitution," and the Occupy Octopus, made entirely of recycled material rather than the plant material the Tournament of Roses requires.

As Rose Parade spectators dispersed, the Occupy movement held a rally outside Pasadena City Hall with speakers, including Cindy Sheehan, the "peace mom."

Despite recent setbacks for the economic justice movement, including the breakup of all the major encampments, occupiers in the US and the outraged worldwide are hopeful that 2012 is the year of great change.

From the newswire: Occupy the Rose Parade by Rockero | | Did Occupy the Rose Parade Get Air? by nobody



Agenda Enero 2012

Argentina, 03.01.2012 21:23



Asesinan a tres militantes barriales

Argentina, 03.01.2012 19:36

"Ningún ajuste de cuentas: asesinaron a tres pibes inocentes"



&quot;El periodismo se ha convertido en espectáculo. La noticia, en mercancía.&quot;

Argentina, 03.01.2012 19:36

El periodismo en la era de la vociferación



&quot;El periodismo se ha convertido en espectáculo. La noticia, en mercancía.&quot;

Argentina, 03.01.2012 19:36

El periodismo en la era de la vociferación



Corte en defensa del Famatina

Argentina, 03.01.2012 14:43



New Year solidarity with prisoners.

United Kingdom, 03.01.2012 10:38

Over the New Year period, a number of actions took place outside prisons and immigration detention centres around the world, following a global call-out. The actions were in solidarity with prisoners, and against the Prison-Industrial Complex

UK actions included a noise demo at Holloway women's prison and young offenders' unit, a flashmob at Gatwick detention centres, solidarity demo at Brixton Prison and Bristol's Horfield Prison, and a banner drop and noise demo outside Cardiff Prison. The protests were generally well received by the prisoners, and not welcomed by police

International actions included a noise demo outside the Villawood Detention Centre in Sydney Australia, firework displays outside a Nantes youth prison and Montpelier Prison in France, Hamburg Prison in Germany and an Athens prison in Greece. At least two prisons were graffiti'd in Brussels, Belgium.

Other reported actions:
Bloomington(USA) | Chicago (USA) | Portland (USA) | Seattle (USA) | Rome (Italy) | Seville (Spain)



Photos/Video: Anti-War New Years Eve 2012-Boston

Boston, 03.01.2012 07:32

Boston, Mass.-Dec.31, 2011: About 50 peace, Occupy Boston, and Palestine activists held a standout protest in the midst of Boston's New Years Eve 2012 festivities. An info table was set up and anti-war stickers were passed out to New Years revelers. More Photos: http://www.flickr.com/photos/protestphotos1/sets/72157628660253453/detail/ Video: http://youtu.be/RG27s7nFi5A



Portland, 01.01.2012 22:55

Tonight a group of about 20 folks, mostly in black, gathered outside the Donald E. Long juvenile detention center at 1401 NE 68th Avenue in Portland. Several anarchist slogans were spray-painted on the outer walls, including "Jail the guards, burn the prisons" and circle-A.



Reportback from NYE jail solidarity noise demo

Portland, 01.01.2012 16:59

Tonight a group of about 20 folks, mostly in black, gathered outside the Donald E. Long juvenile detention center at 1401 NE 68th Avenue in Portland. Several anarchist slogans were spray-painted on the outer walls, including "Jail the guards, burn the prisons" and circle-A.

We played an anti-cop hip-hop and punk mix really loudly over our super awesome janky-ass bumping dance chariot (aka mobile sound system).
It should be noted that there was almost zero police interference.

Jail the guards! Burn the prisons!
xoxoxoxoxoxo PDX



Freedom for the Police Horses

Portland, 01.01.2012 16:59

When I was at the eviction of Occupy in Portland and the police horses were forced into the crowd, the first thought that went through me was the horses were going to hurt someone. The second thought was why the hell are the police using animals to hurt other humans. Now my thoughts are to take the horses away from the cops. Seems like a good project for us to take on.

Want to "take a ride on the Justice side?" This is something all of us can give some time to, maybe we can see these beautiful horse retired to a farm, enjoying life. I know we are all busy but I got really pissed at the cops for making these animals move into the crowd and risk being hurt, when all the horses wanted to do is eat some hay. E-mail me and after some ground work, if enough of you feel bad for those horses as I did that night, let's work to "Free the Police Horses."
homepage:  http://individualsforjustice.com



End corporate personhood - Rally/Hearing Wed. January 4th at Portland City Hall

Portland, 01.01.2012 16:59

Wednesday, January 4th, join the Alliance for Democracy and Move to Amend Portland chapter and our allies as we rally outside City Hall to support and strengthen the proposed city resolution supporting a federal constitutional amendment to End Corporate Personhood.

In addition to supporting the revised resolution, we will also call on the city council to refer to Portland's voters a ballot measure, so we can all give voice to our desire that the constitution must be amended to end corporate personhood and the money is not speech. We want them to refer to the voters language very similar to that which was presented to the voters in Madison, WI, and Boulder CO and Missoula MT and approved in all three overwhelmingly. If you can't be at City Hall on Jan 4, you can still join us via an on-line petition

Rally/Hearing details:
Wednesday, January 4th at Portland City Hall
8:30 - gather
8:45 -9:15 - rally
9:30 - be in the city council chambers to hear and support our two speakers addressing the city council.

Move To Amend | Alliance For Democracy | Sign the online petition



Mural de Oscar López Rivera

Puerto Rico, 01.01.2012 02:14

Un mural para Oscar López Rivera



Brasil, 01.01.2012 01:30

EZLN



NCM: Puerto Rico: Acertijo Geopolítico

Puerto Rico, 31.12.2011 17:48

Puerto Rico: Acertijo Geopolítico



Foto-reportaje: Día de la Bandera/Mural VAR

Puerto Rico, 31.12.2011 17:16

Seguirá activa para el 2012 la lucha por la liberación de Oscar López Rivera



ΦΥΛΑΚΕΣ / ΑΛΛΗΛΕΓΓΥΗ

Athens, 31.12.2011 07:34

Αλλαγή της χρονιάς σπάζοντας τη σιωπή των φυλακών



☛ Represent Me or Arrest Me! ~ Walden Occupation Grows ✔

Rogue Valley, 30.12.2011 23:10

A musical fundraiser, starring the Rogue Suspects, for the ‘Medford 6’ Occupiers, arrested 12-5-11, for seeking representation from their Congressman, Greg Walden

6:30 p.m. January 5th at Roscoe’s BBQ in Phoenix

Who: The Rogue Suspects, Pete Herzog and Patrick Tovatt for "Occupy Walden"
What: A fundraiser for the “Medford 6” to help cover fines and future actions
When: 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. Thursday, January 5, 2012
Where: Roscoe’s BBQ, 117 S. Main St., Phoenix, OR
Why: Because we, the 99%, are not being represented by Rep. Greg Walden, R-OR, the sitting U.S. 2nd District Congressman, and we need to expose the fact that he only listens to and votes for the 1%, the wealthiest Americans and those who run the largest corporations in the U.S.



Guerilla artwork installed at McPherson Occupy camp

DC, 30.12.2011 22:26

There have been predictions in the Washington Post and elsewhere that the wooden frame of this art display might provoke the same sort of police response the "People's Pentagon" structure did back on December 4.



Teaching for Change

DC, 30.12.2011 15:19

DC Teaching for Social Change The Latino Media Collective Wednesdays from 7:00pm-8:00pm WPFW 89.3 FM, Washington Please listen to the attached audio



Corporate Developers Set to Make Bank from Public Property

DC, 30.12.2011 15:19

On Thursday, January 5, 2012 at 6:30pm, DC's Zoning Commission will continue to hear testimony regarding a proposed deal between the City and corporate developers to sell three public parcels — properties in the West End neighborhood of Ward 2. The deal would sell the land to the developer so they can build proximately 175 high-end million-dollar condominiums and luxury rentals.



Police show excessive force to evict Occupy Bellingham Camp: 4 arrested

Portland, 30.12.2011 15:16

On December 28th, dressed in riot gear, the Bellingham Police Department forcibly evicted Occupy Bellingham's permanent encampment. The cops showed no remorse as dozens of protesters attempted to negotiate for more time to finish clearing out the camp and to re-vegetate disturbed areas. The officers in charge initially refused to communicate with the police liaison from the group and gave almost no notice before sweeping the encampment. Streets surrounding the encampment were barricaded as cops began flooding the parking lot adjacent to the camp. Throughout the process, the cops chose to enforce the agenda of the power elite, disrupting a peaceful protest, trampling first amendment rights and forcing the public out of a public park. The Bellingham police demonstrated their allegiance to the corrupt state by placing property over people's needs. We expect nothing else from the fascist men in blue.

After the protest was disrupted, the crowd came together to march to City Hall and then held a General Assembly inside the building to discuss our next steps as a movement. The encampment had been a home to over a dozen Occupiers since October 23rd, 2011, several of which have now been left with nowhere to go. Although Occupy Bellingham may no longer have a physical encampment, our ideals of solidarity, resistance and autonomy only grow stronger with each day that we face the realities of our corrupt nation and witness the abusive display of power from the police.

 http://occupy-bellingham.org



Frantz Fanon Fifty Year Years Later

United States, 30.12.2011 13:48

A South African militant reflects on Frantz Fanon

Fifty years after Fanon’s death in Bethesda, Maryland new generations of young people encounter his books with electric excitement.

Re-posted from NYC.Indymedia.org | More from Richard Pithouse: video | syllabus



Oscar Grant: Gone But Not Forgotten

San Francisco Bay Area, 29.12.2011 21:04

In a call-out for a march from 14th Street & Broadway to a rally at the Fruitvale BART station on January 1st, 2012, organizers write: "The movement that touched ground in January 2009 — the organizing to address police terrorism — laid the ground work for the movement against the 1% here in Oakland. The polarizing disparity of wealth and the numerous police killings in our communities are inextricably linked. To unravel a system that forecloses homes, pushes our families into poverty and criminalizes our youth while gentrifying our neighborhoods, we need to not only address a system based on greed but a system that needs police brutality to survive and thrive through state terror. On this 3rd anniversary of Oscar's murder, lets take to the streets to show that Oscar Grant is gone but not forgotten. Oscar lives on in the memories of his family and friends and in our resistance to the police."



7 arrested at 3rd day in a row of White House NDAA protests

DC, 29.12.2011 17:31

Shortly before 9 PM on December 20, marchers from both Occupy camps converged on the White House, demanding that President Obama veto the NDAA is he wants to be re-elected. The NDAA is the Pentagon funding bill with attached military indefinate detention clause. Video



Closing of DC School

DC, 29.12.2011 17:31

Closing of DC School The Latino Media Collective Wednesdays from 7:00pm-8:00pm WPFW 89.3 FM, Washington Please listen to the audio attached



Belated Merry Xmas And A Happy New Year To All Our Readers And Contributors

Ireland, 29.12.2011 15:35

Belated merry xmas and happy new year to all our c ...



Sean Bell Case is Not Over

NYC, 29.12.2011 12:25

We've been waiting 4 weeks for NYC Police Commissioner Raymond Kelly to decide the fate of Detective Gescard Isnora, who has cost the City US$7 Million in a settlement over the shooting of Sean Bell. On Nov. 30th, Deputy Commissioner Martin Karopkin recommended that the detective be removed from the force, but only the commissioner can decide. Meanwhile, there seems to be a tacit statement that the incident was the result of policy and protocol.



Игорь Олиневич: Кто молчит - тот повержен

Belarus, 29.12.2011 10:14

Несмотря ни на какие вихри и прогнозы в отношении 2012 года, я полон оптимизма и верю в лучшее. Желаю Вам смотреть в будущее с энтузиазмом. С Рождеством и Новым годом!

29 декабря Валентина Олиневич получила поздравления с рождественско-новогодними праздниками о т своего сына, политзаключенного Игоря Олиневича, который отбывает наказание в Новополоцкой колонии. Игорь хотел поздравить родных по телефону, но, как заявляет администрация колонии, “потерялось заявление на телефонный звонок”. Вообще за время пребывания в колонии Игорю только один раз дали поговорить по телефону с матерью.

Игорь умудрился найти где-то открытку с оленем – в колонии молодого человека называют “Олень” (произошла от фамилии – Олиневич). Мать в восхищении и одновременно недоумевает: “Я искала открытки – поздравить всех политзаключенных – не видела я такой открытки. И где он только ее отыскал?..”

Как ни странно, если обычно письмо матери идет 18-20 дней, на этот раз – пришло за два дня: 26 декабря…



Guillermo Salas, el sheriff platense IV

Argentina, 28.12.2011 03:23

Un final abierto en las calles, un final cerrado en la Justicia



Responsible New York Banking

NYC, 28.12.2011 02:11

Located about an hour south of Buffalo, the Bank of Cattaraugus is the state's smallest bank with one location and eight employees. It doesn't base loans on credit scores. Knowing community needs well, it operates supportively to help.

Working cooperatively with responsible community banks like B of C and non-profit credit unions, establishing public banks across America is vital at a time of financialized power, casino capitalism, depression-sized unemployment, socialized losses, privatized profits, and Wall Street crooks operating an unprecedented money making racket.



Exclusive Report by one of the Peace team that sabotaged US warplane at Shannon airport last Tuesday

Ireland, 28.12.2011 00:31

Reprinted from GAAW's December Bulletin The Irish ...



2011's Big Wins--Brought to You by Women

NYC, 27.12.2011 23:05

Around the world, women were an integral part of the transformations that took us by storm in 2011--demanding economic justice in New York City, calling for democracy in Egypt, protecting women's shelters in Afghanistan and working toward the peaceful creation of South Sudan, among others. Let's take a look back at all the wins of 2011.



Abrazo Simbolico al Famatina

Argentina, 27.12.2011 14:16

Jornada de lucha por la vida en Famatina



Indefinite Military Detention Act Awaits Presidential Signature

LA, 26.12.2011 21:23

This year's version of the National Defense Authorization Act, in addition to allocating massive amounts of tax dollars to war, contains provisions that will allow the president to indefinitely detain anybody he determines is part of Al-Qaeda, the Taliban, an "associated group," or has committed "belligerent acts" against the United States until such a time as he declares an "end to hostilities." The wording of the bill is vague enough to create the potential for the detention of peaceful activists for positive change, and eliminate the rights of due process and trial by jury.

The potential for the use of this act for political repression is clear, and for this reason, it has encountered widespread popular opposition. While some elements of the right have also taken measures against the bill, including an Oathkeepers group in Montana who have launched a recall of their congressional delegation for supporting NDAA, it is the Occupy movement that has taken the most militant stance against it, with actions nationwide resulting in several arrests. Southern California has seen its share of the action, as well.

From the newswire: Banner Drops Urge Veto of NDAA and Occupy Riverside Challenges Indefinite Military Detention by Rockero | | Is The Passed Defense Authorization Act of 2012 (retroactive) To Detain Americans? by Sue Riley | | Obama Year Three: Continuing His Rogue Agenda by Stephen Lendman



Siembra de molino de viento en terreno agrícola

Puerto Rico, 26.12.2011 02:35

Las tierras agrícolas son nuestro futuro



Jury To Get Case for Newark Cop Beating Teen on Videotape

NYC, 25.12.2011 21:39

“This case began with the police packing the courtroom when Travis was on the stand and included some even making threatening gestures towards him,” Zayid Muhammad, of the New Black Panther Party who organized community protest over the incident and over a later incident in October 2010 when Rattray’s mother, Erika Lesa Hankerson, was also assaulted and wrongfully arrested by the police.



NYPD Spying Recounted in the Boston Globe

NYC, 25.12.2011 21:39

Ever since The Associated Press began revealing New York Police Department spying programs on mosques, student groups, Muslim businesses and communities, those activities have been stoutly defended by police and supporters as having foiled a list of planned attacks.



UNA DÉCADA DE LA REBELIÓN DE DICIEMBRE DE 2001

Argentina, 25.12.2011 00:16

Jornada de lucha a 10 años del 19 y 20



Greva lucratorilor petrolieri din Janaozen, Kazahstan :

Romania, 24.12.2011 13:46

Cel putin 70 de morti si 700 de raniti. Se trage in continuare in oameni.



Una década de la rebelión de diciembre del 2001

Argentina, 24.12.2011 05:16

Movilizaciones a 10 años del 19 y 20



Se conmemoró una década de la rebelión de diciembre del 2001

Argentina, 24.12.2011 04:40

Movilizaciones a 10 años del 19 y 20



Single Payer Health Insurance Would Give Everyone A Very Merry Christmas

Portland, 23.12.2011 15:34

The best gift of all is good health and this can be done with single payer health insurance... Good health is what everyone in this country desires and needs. The best way to achieve this goal is to have affordable health insurance. Unfortunately what stands in the wsy is private health insurance companies who value monetary greed over peoples health by always raising premiums and by charging outrageous deductibles and co-pays. The solution is to give the wonderful present of single payer health insurance and you can do this by visiting the internet site of ( Single Payer Action) which is working for single payer health insurance.
Here is the mailing address of ( Single Payer Action) if you wish to contact them by snail mail.
Single Payer Action
P.O. Box 18384
Washington D.C. 20036

I just don't understand why some americans do not want single payer health insurance. What we have now are insurance company pirates who take all of our hard earned cash and then refuse to pay their fair share of your medical bill.



Medical Self Defense and the Black Panther Party --An interview with Alondra Nelson

Portland, 23.12.2011 15:34

Alondra Nelson, the author of 'Body and Soul: The Black Panther Party and the Fight Against Medical Discrimination,' writes that "the Party's focus on health care was both practical and ideological." On a practical level, the BPP provided free community health care services, including preventative education. Simultaneously, the BPP railed against the medical-industrial complex, declaring that health care was "a right and not a privilege."

One of the lessons that the BPP offers today's activists is that they should be more loyal to the desired outcome than to the tactic. The sit-in came to be associated with the southern civil rights movement just as the mic check is now emblematic of the Occupy movement. But these groups also used other tactics: marching, occupying, sermons, etc. Social movements are dynamic phenomena; circumstances are constantly changing. So too should tactics.

 http://www.angola3news.com



Vancouver Hilton - fires outspoken (pro-labor) worker

Portland, 23.12.2011 15:34

Human Resources Director Irene Chrest, fired Luke after demanding private information regarding a medical condition that causes him to fall asleep. Combined with having to work two jobs, this medical issue is a serious issue for him. Management's cruel, heartless firing of Luke is one more example of the lack of respect this employer has for their workers.

Vancouver Hilton, 301 W. 6th Street, Vancouver, Washington, United States 98660 Tel: 1-360-993-4500 Fax: 1-360-993-4484
email HR Director Irene Chrest at  Irene.Chrest@hilton.com




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