Background Information About The Horrific Students’ Massacre In Guerrero Mexico

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

Call from Gaza : Day of Rage / Dia de la Ira / Dia da Furia – Sabado / Saturday August 9

Join the Boycotts, Divestment and Sanctions Movement today. Demand Sanctions on Israel Now.
As we face the full might of Israel’s military arsenal, funded and supplied by the United States and European Union, we call on civil society and people of conscience throughout the world to pressure governments to sanction Israel and implement a comprehensive arms embargo immediately. Continue reading

NATO 3 Sentenced to 5 to 8 Years, Receive Credit for Time Served

Today in the Cook County Criminal Courthouse, the NATO 3 were sentenced to between 5 and 8 years in prison. Brian Jacob Church was sentenced to 5 years, Brent Betterly to 6 years, and Jared Chase to 8 years. They will all serve this time at 50% of the sentenced time (e.g., 6 year sentence equals 3 years served) and will receive credit for the two years they have served pending trial. Upon release, they will each have two years of supervised release as well. Continue reading

“Let’s Make These [Molotovs] So I Can Go Bomb a F—- Bank”: The Failed Terrorism Case Against the NATO 3

The NATO 3 will be sentenced this Friday, April 25. Please join us in court for this next step in their ordeal if you are in or around Chicago. No matter where you are, you can refresh your memory of what they endured during their grueling trial by reading the zine we are proud to release today Continue reading

#Justice4Cecily Trial Update for 4/9/14

There was good news that came out of court today. Judge Zweibel has now allowed the defense to ask the officer who sexually assaulted Cecily about previous assault cases that he was involved in. Previously, Judge Zweibel threatened Marty Stolar, Cecily’s Lawyer with contempt of court if he brought his past assault cases up. The trial starts again on Friday, April 11th @ 9:30am, 100 Centre St. Rm. 1116, Part 41. Continue reading

“Racism Is…” Campaign – A Way For YOU to Join the Fight Racism Now Event on March 21!

How can you be a part? On March 21st give a voice to your experiences with racism on facebook, twitter and social media. Change your facebook cover photos or profile pictures and flood social media with photos of yourself or others letting the world know what racism is to you.
Take your “Racism Is…” signs to public locations to be seen by those who would otherwise turn a blind eye to the subject. Continue reading