In this video, Noam Chomsky, Joseph Gerson and John Lindsay Poland talk about the US foreign policy apparatus that includes US military bases worldwide and the drone program. Continue reading
Please take the actions requested below. Like Berta, Gustavo is a key leader to popular struggles against corporate extraction, government malfeasance, and US intervention in Mesoamerica. As Berta was, Gustavo’s life is in grave danger. Continue reading
A coalition of human rights advocates, faith leaders, and local activists will host a press conference, rally and march to the US Mission to the United Nations to highlight ongoing, widespread human trafficking in Malaysia and its connection to the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) trade deal.
Join them outside the Consulate General of Malaysia, 313 E 43rd Street, Manhattan at noon, August 4, Continue reading
On behalf of the residents of Detroit and the Michigan Welfare Rights Organization (MWRO), allies and supporters are asking individuals, organizations, and human rights defenders to sign a petition asking President Obama, Michigan Governor Rick Synder, and Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan to intercede immediately and tell Detroit Water and Sewage Department to stop the massive water shutoffs in Detroit. Continue reading
Mumia Abu Jamal’s condition is worsening. He is going to die if he doesn’t get to see a competent doctor and the prison allows his family and lawyer to monitor his condition. Now that the weekend is over, you can … Continue reading
We are NOT Charlie Hebdo!
Neither do we condone the bombings and murder of journalists at their headquarters, however much we are repulsed by their racist, chauvinist and hateful Islamophobic caricatures of oppressed people. Neither do we condone the subsequent murders at the Paris Kosher supermarket.
Quorumed Occupy Eugene General Assembly
Occupy Eugene endorses the 2014 Occupy National Gathering statements of solidarity with Palestine.
Occupy Eugene rejects any effort to use this statement for anti-Semitic purposes. Continue reading
Boycott Mexican Tourism and Drug Cartel Linked Banks. Do Not take vacations in Mexico! Let the Minister of Tourism Know Why. Do Not use drug-money laundering banks suck as HSBC. Let Them Know WHY! Continue reading
Some activists have asked us for background information about the massacre of the students from Ayotzinapa School in the Iguala City of Guerrero Mexico. There is little information in English circulating, so here is more from Malú, Mexican writer who has been supporting the Zapatista movement for 20 years and has been supporting the Occupy movement since September 2011.. Continue reading
Activists in Ferguson are calling for a student walk out on Monday – the day Mike Brown SHOULD have been starting college. Tuesday, we’ll pile on with an international day of action at DOJ offices and embassies. These events are listed (and more are being created) at www.handsupunited.org Continue reading