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Humanity is at a turning point. We must change the way cities are designed our perish from our own destructive way of life.
Campaign for Protection of Civil Rights of an innocent man ; Nico Ntumba who is being persecuted in Britain for the last 18 Years
Saudi Prince Al-Waleed bin Talal recently gave Georgetown University $20 million for an Islamic studies center, to "promote Muslim-Christian understanding." The tradition of giving a generous gift to get the enemy to open his gates goes back a long way and Georgetown should take a close look at what it may have allowed inside its walls:
Training Classes for Teachers of Formal Consensus
Just like with the rise of automation, electronics and early computers in the 40's and 50's, the new heavily-subsidized technologies find their primary application as an elite tool for their class war at home and imperialism abroad, to control, manage and disempower people for their own narrow benefit. However, whereas the previous era's "progress" aimed at the substitution of capital for labor in a drive towards what engineers called the "push button factory," in which workers were either replaced or deskilled to the point of powerlessness on the job, today's developments seem much more aimed directly at control, quantification, management, deterrence and punishment.
Gen. William Odom (ret.), former Director of the NSA, talks on a podcast for about an hour and a quarter. He gives a devastating critique of the war in Iraq and calls for our immediate withdrawal.
Imagine the President of the United States caught in a hole in the desert 2 miles from the Mirage Hotel.
Airline workers form a grassroots cross-union group to help organize a fightback in the industry.
For now Lorales follows soft line - asset seizures possible: All reserves are now in the hands of foreign companies such as Spain's Repsol YPF SA, which owns 35 percent of the country's 55 trillion cubic feet of natural gas, and Brazil's Petroleos Brasileiros SA (Petrobras), which holds 17.5 percent. Bolivia has Latin America's second-largest gas reserves.
Last night twelve Papuan suspects in a 2002 murder of Americans were arrested in West Papua--the Indonesian-occupied half of New Guinea. There is evidence of Indonesian military involvement in the 2002 killings, but the Bush administration and Indonesian authorities are attempting to pin the blame on Papuan “terrorists”.
Al borde de dejar atrás el 2005 se reunieron un minero y un estadista para hablar de cosas muy importantes. Quien más habló fue el minero mientras el estadista le cedía la palabra con admiración y respeto.
A review of the Bolivarian Revolution achievements and the threat from the U.S. against Hugo Chavez
"The Cleveland Public Library has a Quran that may have been bound in the skin of its previous owner, an Arab tribal leader. Pam Eyerdam, head of the library's fine arts and special collections department, said he may have wanted to immortalize himself. 'People kept their family histories written in Bibles, and what is a Quran?' she said."
Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals this week decided that the Americans with Disability Act abrogates State Immunity from civil law suits. The Court, in this wonderful decision that has great relevance to torture and warrantless surveillance, saw the ADA as acting synergistically with the 8th Amendment and the 14th Amendment but did not limit the future to just those two amendments.
Se pondrá en marcha una campaña en la costa argentina con promotores y abogados de la Secretaría que distribuirán material informativo para que los habitantes de la provincia conozcan sus derechos.
From the beginning of the war to the current state, the pro-arguments for US occupation of Iraq have slowly shifted from “weapons of mass destruction” and “fighting terrorism” to “overthrowing a brutal dictator for freedom and democracy”.
Read it and slit your wrists
This is the intend of Brazilian Nacionalist Party to Brazil, to try change the influence by international capital inside in Brazil and life of brazilians.
We cannot let the Australian and U.S. Governments shirk their responsibility for tackling climate change. Click here to write to your newspaper, help expose this week's talks for what they are, and urge the Government to take real action:
On Thursday, January 5, women from around the world—from the US to Iraq to Britain to Japan—launched a campaign aimed at ending the Iraq war and all attacks on Iraqi civilians in 2006. The new campaign, Women Say No to War, plans to gather some 100,000 signatures by March 8, International Women’s Day, when US and Iraqi women will deliver the signatures to leaders in Washington, DC and women around the world will deliver them to US embassies. To read the full text of the call and view a list of the initial signatories, see http://www.womensaynotowar.org.
º En entrevista con La Rosa Negra - contrainformación de México, la CRA de Venezuela expone la importancia del Foro Social Alternativo a realizarse dentro de poco y comenta aspectos significativos de su actividad como grupo libertario.
STOP LIMITED PRESS PASSES TO SHUT UP THE INDEPENDENT Black MEDIA. STOP LIMITED ACCESS TO CITY HALLS PRESS ROOM BY ESTABLISHED INDEPENDENT MEDIA AND REPORTERS.
HERNDON, Virginia – January 11, 2006 – Connect Public Relations, a leading high-tech PR firm, announced today that it has promoted David Forstrom from account supervisor to account director.
As you may be aware, a major effort is underway in California, in the guise of multiculturalism and minority rights, to inject narrow sectarian versions of Hinduism and Ancient India into Grade 6 History-Social Science text books. (For background information and talking points, see http://www.friendsofsouthasia.org). We need your urgent help to turn back the Hindutva assault on our text books, before they are adopted by the California State Board of Education (SBE).
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A map someone made of places to go sledding in NYC.
El Turismo Univerisitario Latinoamericano es hoy por hoy un nueva forma de hacer Turismo y Vivir en Comunidad es esto lo que nos ofrece el mejor Hostel Universitario Comunitario de Chile Ubicado en Valparaiso Hostel Los Gaviotines Avalado por Viajeros y Rutaturismo por su calidad Humana...
The antichrist of our age, Dajjal Bush, strikes again - strikes out, that is.
As the sixth round of free-trade talks between Thailand and the US began yesterday, thousands of Thais representing a diverse swath of society ranging from garlic growers to HIV/AIDS activists gathered outside a hotel in Thailand's northern city of Chiang Mai Monday to protest closed-door talks on a Thai-U.S. free trade agreement (FTA).
"Kent’s memorandum contains some of the most serious allegations ever raised against U.S. antinarcotics officers: that DEA agents on the front lines of the drug war in Colombia are on drug traffickers’ payrolls, complicit in the murders of informants who knew too much, and, most startlingly, directly involved in helping Colombia’s infamous rightwing paramilitary death squads to launder drug money."
Two of the activists who took part in the June 2005 Hotel Nordica 'skyr' action at the International Aluminium Conference have recently been sentenced in Reykjavik municipal court to two months in prison suspended and a £6000 "cleaning up bill", fines and expences.
Nace la primera organización juvenil estatal que tiene como objetivo la difusión cívico-política del ecologismo
U.S. Government Judge wants Transgender rock star Bralalalala's freedom of speech restrained
create a people's branch of government as an initiative based network of proud, honest, particapals.
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The cause, consequences and potentialoutcomes of the war in Iraq will be discussed from a variety of points of view by four Purdue University professor. After brief presentation by the speakers, the audience will be invited to ask questions or make comments. Free and open to the public. A reception will follow immediately afterwards.
Although the Palestine Solidarity Movement's position statement opposes homophobia, racism, and sexism, the treatment of gay people in areas under Palestinian Authority control paints a very different picture. Matters have gotten so bad that gay people find life under "Zionist occupation" preferable to existence in "liberated Palestine."
In preparation for May's UN meetings on sustainable development in New York(CSD14) a new report has been released by the Women's Environmental and Development Organisation which shows that women will be affected more adversely by climate change.
Fresh medical atrocities have been perpetrated by hospital commandant John Edmondson against POWs tortured in the US concentration camp at Guantanamo. The criminal assaults mentioned in the article are only those known to have been publicly admitted by commandant Edmonson himself. What other horrors remain to be revealed will only be learned in the course of time, if ever.
Human rights abuses in militant "Islamic" nations: Iran sentences rape VICTIM to be hanged
An Iranian court sentenced a teenaged woman to be hanged for accidentally killing a man who was trying to rape her. (We assume that, had she not killed him, the court would have ordered her hanged for losing her virginity.)
An awesome mega-benefit gig for the fight against the Kárahnjúkar dams and the aluminium corporate invasion into Iceland was played to a bursting stadium in Reykjavik last night (7 January.) Björk, Zeena Parkins, Sigur Ros, Ghostigital, Damon Albarn, Damien Rice, Lisa Hannigan, Mugison and Mum were amongst the artists that performed.
Illegally detained Haitian priest Father Gerard Jean-Juste has been diagnosed with chronic lymphocytic leukemia. Without further tests and treatment which is not available in Haiti, he won't have a future. For ways to help Father Gerry please go to www.ijdh.org