You are invited to an Interoccupy conference call speaker series that will focus on capitalism as the root cause of the major problems we presently face. Since August is “National Water Quality Month,” we will examine the quality of our … Continue reading
The 8th Annual NYC Anarchist Bookfair will take place at Judson Memorial Church, 55 Washington Square South, New York City.
This is the premier anarchist event of New York City.
Anarchist Art Fair and Film Festival occur during same weekend. Continue reading
This event is a fundraiser for the 8th Annual NYC Anarchist Bookfair.
100% of the proceeds from this event will go towards making the NYC ABF a dynamic a cultural event. Continue reading
FORWARD 13: WAKING UP THE AMERICAN, a documentary film about the mortgage crises and its aftermath, will have both a Festival Premiere and National Broadcast premiere this week. The 8500 mile trek across the U.S. took Lovell and his cameraman sidekick to big cities, small towns, rural areas, and suburbs where they interviewed those hardest hit by the collapse as well as those who benefited from it. Coinciding with the exponential growth of the Occupy Wall Street (OWS) movement, Lovell’s eye-opening journey shakes his faith in the Founding Fathers’ ideals of freedom, equality and democracy. Continue reading
Sports as metaphor for human solidarity, or sports as vehicle for human greed?
Mega sporting events such as the Olympics are increasingly used to redevelop cities, displace populations, and quash internal dissent. Meanwhile, international governing bodies like the IOC and FIFA turn blind eyes to human rights violations by host countries, instead considering only who can provide them with the best party favors. The Sochi Winter Olympics, as well as the 2016 Summer Olympics in Brazil and upcoming World Cups in Brazil and Qatar, represent prime examples of this trend toward what Jules Boykoff calls “celebration capitalism.” Continue reading
Come to a show of Carla Cubit’s Occupy Wall Street artworks and an art, performance and exhibition party! There will also be an **Occupy Art Open Mic** for all who want to perform. Continue reading
Weds, Nov 13, I’m bringing Broadcast Blues to Washington DC, courtesy of the New America Foundation. The event is called “Putting the Public Back into the Public Interest,” and will include panelists from Free Press, Common Cause, and the National … Continue reading
350.org co-founder Bill McKibben’s new book, Oil and Honey: The Education of an Unlikely Activist, is finished and he’s hitting the road on a book tour. He’ll be touring the U.S. to share lessons learned at the heart of the climate fight and from activists building local solutions in every corner of the planet, Continue reading
Inspired by Bradley Manning, Birgitta Jonsdottir (Icelandic
Parliamentarian – Pirate Party and co-producer of the aerial weapons
team, WikiLeaks “Collateral Murder” video) invites you to contribute
your creative energies toward a compendium of work to speak TRUTH to
power. Continue reading