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destinyland writes "Google announced they've searched for clues about the upcoming US election using their internal tools (as well as its 'Insights for Search' tool, which compares search volume patterns for different regions and timeframes.) 'Looking at the most popular searches on Google News in October, the issues that stand out are the economy,' their official blog reported, adding, 'we contin
We Demand that the Russian Authorities Close the Khimki Case and Drop All Charges against
Alexei Gaskarov and Maxim Solopov. In late October 2010, Russian social activists Alexei
Gaskarov and Maxim Solopov were released from police custody on their own recognizance by
the Khimki Municipal Court.
Jon Stewart's said at Saturday's rally that he didn't really care how
it gets received by pundits and cable news - he's just happy so many
people showed up.
Announcing their support for Saturday’s 1% Network ‘Halloween Treasure Hunt’, anarchist
organisation Workers Solidarity Movement (WSM) has said that the government’s proposed €15
billion of cuts would not be necessary if the wealthy were “made to pay their share.” -
Gregor Kerr, WSM spokesperson, said “The government have declared war on the incomes and
living standards of
In the following post you will read an articale about situation with nazism in Bulgaria,
which was written by collective "Anarcho-resistance" from Sofia. --- Looking back, now in
one of bulgarian prisons there is an australian antifascist Jock Palfreeman, who was
charged with 20 years prison for self-defence. The hearing on his case was delayed from 21
of October to 11 of November.
If the GOP wins control of the House next week, senior congressional Republicans plan to launch a blistering attack on the Obama administration's environmental policies, as well as on scientists
The 1% Network has announced details of the route of its Halloween Treasure Hunt, due to
take place on Saturday evening, 30th October. Among the venues which the event will visit
are the homes of well-known developer Bernard McNamara and former AIB chairman Dermot
Today activists demonstrated against vodafone due to their tax dodging ways, and
sucessfully shut their main central bristol store for the day. ---- This was one of many
protests around the country which saw vodafone stores closed from london to leeds!
CNT, 100 years of anarchosyndicalism (1910-2010) --- On November 1
1910, the CNT ( Confederación Nacional del Trabajo, or National
Confederation of Labour) was established at the premises of the Circle
of Fine Arts in Barcelona.
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On October 26th 2010, the Sinixt Nation asserted their sovereignty by initiating the Sinixt Slhu7kin (Perry Ridge) Protection Camp on their ancestral lands. The Sinixt, by declaration, have established the “Sinixt Slhu7kin – Perry Ridge Wilderness Preserve to protect the rich bio-diversity on Perry Ridge and the collective domestic watershed interests of the Perry Ridge commun
<p>Jimmy Johns Workers Union (Industrial Workers of the World)
Contact: Emily Pzybylski, 414-477-9803.</p>
<p>October 22, 2010 - <b>Sandwich Workers to Continue to Press for Improved Working Conditions.</b></p>
No One Is Illegal and allies put together a solidarity caravan on Hallow's eve in solidarity with Tamil refugees being held in prisons after having arrived in BC.
The group has been holding weekly noise demos at Burnaby Youth Detention Centre, and today visited Alouette Correctional Centre for Women and the Fraser Regional Correctional Centre as well.
By John E Jacobsen - Oct. 28 2010
Once again, President Obama’s administration is standing in the way of pro-working class, civil rights legislation...“We will vigorously enforce the [Controlled Substances Act] against those individuals and organizations that possess, manufacture or distribute marijuana for recreational use, even if such activities are permitted under state law…” [said] Obama Administration Attorney General Eric Holder...
Thursday, October 28, 2010 - The Nation
On March 26, 2009, Mullah Sahib Jan, a militant Taliban imam...walked into the office of the Independent National Reconciliation Commission...He was escorting fifty Taliban fighters...committed to ending their fight against the Afghan government...To the government, Sahib Jan was a shining example of how reconciliation with the Taliban is supposed to work...But on the morning of January 14, Sahib Jan's bullet-riddled body lay on the ground outside his family's mud-brick compound...killed in a night raid by US Special Operations Forces.