By Terri Theodore, Canadian Press, April 10, 2010
VANCOUVER, B.C. — Twenty-two people who came to Vancouver during the 2010 Olympics have made refugee claims in Canada, seven of them members of the “Olympic family. The figures from Citizenship and Immigration Canada show the claimants came from nine different countries: Ghana, Hungary, Mongolia, Russia, Ukraine, Georgia, [...]
The 1.st of May there will be a demo on the worker's day in Warsaw. The demo starts at
17:30 from the crossing of ul.Targowa and al. SolidarnoÅci, "Dw. WileÅski" tram/bus stop.
Before it, a anticapitalist picnic is planned. organized together with tenants from the
Praga Warsaw's district.
Anarchists took to the streets in New Orleans on Friday to protest the SRLC, marching to the Hilton Hotel, where a banner was hanging from the roof...
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theodp writes "In a private lunch with Chicago Mayor Richard M. Daley, BusinessWeek's Michael Arndt was taken aback by the mayor's candid monologues against the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan and the failure of public schools — Chicago's included — to adequately train kids today in technology, math, and science.
<p>Anarchists are dedicated to social equality because it is the only context in which individual liberty can flourish. However, there has been m...
<p>WASHINGTON – As secretary of state, Henry Kissinger canceled a U.S. warning against carrying out international political assassinations th...
On Thursday 8 April, Plymouth Rising Tide and Kernow Anarchist Network blockaded the BP
garage in Ridgeway, Plymouth, to highlight the environmental destruction caused by the Tar
Sands project. The garage was closed for an hour and two activists who were locked onto
petrol pumps were arrested. ---- The Tar Sands are a vast reserve of oil in the Canadian
Today, Friday April 9, about 80 people came together at Seattle Central Community College
to protest the police and stand in solidarity with those arrested for fighting back.
Where did this Bagyan Feministival idea come from? If festivals are capable of creating an
ambiance for gathering, creating, sharing and communicating for people who have concerns
and things to say, why shouldn't it be organized for feminism? Why don't we also transform
many political questions in our minds to creativity with merging different point of views
while having fun?
Privatizing Florida's prison system has done little to lower costs
or reduce recidivism rates compared to prisons operated by the state,
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SMOLENSK, Russia – A plane carrying
Polish President Lech Kaczynski and much of the nation's ruling elite
crashed landed in the Russian city of Smolensk on Saturday killing all
96 people on board.
“How long must we stay like this, don’t they realise our hardship?”, a Tamil detainee in the Christmas Island detention centre asked when he called Green Left Weekly on April 8.
Milena Velis of Philadelphia's Media Mobilizing Project Led a Plenary Session at the 2010 School of Authentic Journalism, and Now We Share It with the World
By Al Giordano