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audio This Week in Palestine, April 21, 2017 (audio/mpeg 8.2mb) by IMEMC
Hundreds of Palestinian political detainees held by Israel announce this week an open ended hunger strike, meanwhile Israeli troops kill a Palestinian man during a West Bank attack....
Posted: Sun Apr 23, 2017 12:11AM
image News and Improvements at Riseup.net: Personally Encrypted Email Storage 120_we-riseup-net.jpg by Riseup, your friendly radical tech collective
Thanks to everybody that has supported us during the recent changes with your ideas, code, words of support, money, trust. Thanks for all that you do in your struggles around the globe to advance social justice, resist fascism, and make the sunshine a little brighter....
Posted: Wed Apr 19, 2017 11:20AM
text Global Economic Risks Ahead Warns International Monetary Fund by Greg Williams
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) released its bi-annual report on global economic stability, warning that the financial system could face serious risks in the year ahead....
Posted: Wed Apr 19, 2017 6:46AM
text IMF Warns of "Protectionism" and Risky Investing by Greg Williams
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) released its bi-annual report on the state of the global economy, predicting that global growth will continue steadily but slowly....
Posted: Tue Apr 18, 2017 7:36AM
image Fundraiser to Support LocalWiki! 480_localwiki_logo_1.jpg by Santa Cruz Wiki News
For over 10 years, LocalWiki has served communities without any advertising, spammy corporate partnerships or user-tracking spyware....
Posted: Sat Apr 15, 2017 9:37PM
text San Diego warships leading charge against North Korea by Michael Steinberg
US Navy warships based in San Diego are moving towards North Korean waters as tensions rise across the region...
Posted: Sat Apr 15, 2017 4:26PM
text Puerto Rico Oversight Board Mediates Last Ditch Debt Negotiations by Greg Williams
Within weeks, Puerto Rico will likely enter bankruptcy proceedings tailored by Congress specifically for the US territory....
Posted: Fri Apr 14, 2017 7:23AM
text Imprint of Hope Are Making Iraq Great and Beautiful by Iraq Solidarity News (Al-Thawra)
In addition to decorating the city’s walls, Imprint of Hope also paints orphanages, nurseries and public buildings, including a children’s cancer hospital....
Posted: Thu Apr 13, 2017 2:45AM
calendar No to War in Syria! The Causes and Consequences of the Unending US War Drive 480_iysse_discussion_syria_1.jpg by IYSSE at UC Berkeley
247 Dwinelle Hall, UC Berkeley...
Event Date: Wed Apr 12, 2017 5:30PM
Posted: Mon Apr 10, 2017 11:14PM
image Solidarity with the Women of Rojava at the Oakland Women’s Strike 480_solidarity-rojava_1.jpg by Bay Area Mesopotamia Solidarity Committee
We have raised our fists, and learned that only by taking part in the making of revolution will we have a voice....
Posted: Mon Apr 10, 2017 8:58PM
audio This Week in Palestine, April 7, 2017 (audio/mpeg 7.9mb) by IMEMC
Welcome to this Week in Palestine, a service of the International Middle East Media Center, www.imemc.org, for April 01, to the 07, 2017....
Posted: Sun Apr 9, 2017 10:17PM
image International Solidarity Protest In SF Against Life Terms For India Suzuki Auto Workers 480_india_maruti-suzuki_workers_sitdown_protest1_1.jpg by Labor Video Project
A protest was held at the San Francisco India consulate on April 4, 2017 to protest the life sentences for 13 Maruti Suzuki auto workers. The company and the reactionary Narendra Damodardas Modi government in India has promised Suzuki and other multi-nationals the use of cheap slave like labor and massive government repression against workers who try to unionize....
Posted: Sun Apr 9, 2017 9:28AM
image Re: Those Missiles at Syria from U.S. 480_missiles-to-syria-from-us_1.jpg by Black Rose Anarchist Federation / IGD
The U.S. military launched nearly five dozen cruise missiles at Syria from U.S. Navy ships in the eastern Mediterranean Sea. The following are some short initial thoughts from Black Rose – Central Illinois....
Posted: Sat Apr 8, 2017 2:49PM
text Puerto Rico and Bondholders Agree on Electric Company Debt Deal by Greg Williams
Puerto Rico’s electric utility company (PREPA) and bondholders reached an agreement to restructure $8.9 billion in debt, according to an announcement from the island's government....
Posted: Thu Apr 6, 2017 1:57PM
text Representative Doggett and Senator Whitehouse Introduce Legislation to Close Tax Havens by Greg Williams
Representative Lloyd Doggett (D-TX) and ‎Senator Sheldon Whitehouse (D-RI)‎ introduced versions of the Stop Tax Haven Abuse Act in the House and Senate....
Posted: Thu Apr 6, 2017 7:03AM
text Private Enterprise Committed to Social Interests by Joachim Beerhorst
Social needs like energy- and water supply, the waste industry, education, senior pensions and health care can be solved better publically than privately. While economic democracy is not a mass theme, people are activated when they feel they are gaining influence on their own affairs through expanded joint determination - in the existential questions of work and the economy....
Posted: Wed Apr 5, 2017 4:32AM
image Bil’in marks 41st anniversary of Palestinian land Day 480_bilin_0331_1-landday_1.jpg by IMEMC
The villagers of Bil’in, in the central part of the West Bank, accompanied by international and Israeli activists, marched Friday from the center of the village to the site of the Annexation Wall, constructed illegally on village land....
Posted: Mon Apr 3, 2017 11:30AM
image As Palestinians Mark Land Day, Israel Illegally Controls More Than 85% Of Palestine 480_landday_1.jpg by IMEMC
The following is a press release by the Palestinian Central Bureau of Statistic (PCBS), marking the fortieth anniversary of the Palestinian Land Day – March 30, 2016....
Posted: Mon Apr 3, 2017 11:26AM
image Israeli Soldiers Injure 50 Palestinians Near Nablus on Land Day nablus-landdaygas-e1490884838871.jpg by IMEMC
Israeli soldiers attacked, Thursday, Palestinian protesters marking the 41st anniversary of Palestinian Lands Day, shot at least fifty with rubber-coated steel bullets, and caused dozens to suffer the effects of teargas inhalation, in Madama village, southwest of the northern West Bank city of Nablus....
Posted: Mon Apr 3, 2017 11:21AM
image Clashes Erupt in West Bank during Land Day Demonstration 480_palestine-land-day-2017_1.jpg by IMEMC
Israeli forces, on March 30 afternoon, fired teargas and sound grenades towards Palestinian protesters who took part in the annual Land Day demonstration. (Video below of the protest at the Israeli fence near Beit Jala.)...
Posted: Mon Apr 3, 2017 11:18AM