While The Stop is rooted in providing food to those who can't afford it, it works on the premise that without food infrastructure, viable farms, civic engagement and personal empowerment, food ban
THOUSANDS OF INVISIBLE PICKETS ---- Workers Solidarity Alliance Statement in Support of
the Recent and Ongoing Prisoners Strike in Georgia ---- December 13, 2010 ---- We express
our utmost support and solidarity to all of the prisoners in Georgia who have been on
strike for the past three days, refusing to leave their cells to work or perform any
prisoner-related duties assigned them by t
I'm starting to think that the oil markets in 2010 are just a more chaotic version of the markets as they were in 2007. You will recall that in 2007 oil the price was rising, demand was outstripping supply, OPEC said the markets were well-supplied, and would not raise output quotas and the Venezuelans were saying $100/barrel was a fair price for oil.
Leading Australian journalists have stepped up in a big way to defend
WikiLeaks, with the head of the nation's major media union arguing that
"attacks on WikiLeaks can also be seen as attacks on the Australian
media outlets which have worked with the organisation to publ
Hand-powered devices have been used for millennia, but during the last quarter of the 19th century a radically improved generation of tools appeared, taking advantage
President Obama's stark move to the middle will cost him. As in cash, and lots of it.
The winter arrived with cold and stormy whether for few days. It did not stop the joint
struggle but the urge to report was low. Bilin, the flag holding, is the only detailed
reported on struggles. ---- Bil'in ---- Israelis: ~50. Internationals ~ 50.
Barack Obama is expected to claim solid progress in the war in Afghanistan tonight.
Democracy Now! 2010-12-15 Wednesday
- Headlines for December 15, 2010
- Attorney: Swedish Case is a "Holding Charge" to Get Julian Assange Extradited to U.S.
- John Pilger: Global Support for WikiLeaks is "Rebellion" Against U.S.
The US Air Force has blocked access for computers on its network to at least 25 websites that published sensitive diplomatic documents released by the Internet site WikiLeaks, a spokeswoman said.
Sevinc Karaca, a Turkish anarchist and feminist, describes the fine line that Muslim women
must navigate between Islam and the West. "In all Muslim countries, women had to wait
until the 1970s and 1980s for a feminist movement that questioned the practise of religion
and its role in the oppression of women.
The 1% Network has sharply criticised the government for claiming that a vote by Dáil
Éireann to approve the IMF-ECB deal would give it ‘political legitimacy’.
10th-13th of December were international days of solidarity with repressed Belarusian
anarchists and social activists. Actions took place in 13 cities of six countries. In
upcoming days, there will be discussions and fundraising in three more cities of Poland
Syndicated from The Tyee
on Wed, 2010-12-15
How drug companies plan to profit from 'Female Sexual Dysfunction'.