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text Neoliberal Austerity Leads to Deeper Crisis by Atila Kilic
A high state share in the economy, developed social states and readiness to intervene actively and anti-cyclically prevent falling into a depression. Trump's demonizing regulation, Medicaid, public schools, Head Start, Meals on Wheels, WIC food assistance, PBS, National Institute for Health, taxation and democracy must be resisted. Public policy is different than a wrecking ball or sledgehammer as democracy is different than following autocratic orders....
Posted: Mon May 22, 2017 6:18AM
text Trump Set to Desecrate Bethlehem by Mazin Qumsiyeh
President Trump is in Saudi Arabia where he will instruct his puppets then go to apartheid Israel where he will get further instructions from his masters. He will do a token visit to Bethlehem Tuesday and desecrate the city of the Prince of Peace with his entourage of racist Zionists....
Posted: Sat May 20, 2017 9:28PM
audio This Week in Palestine, May 19, 2017 (audio/mpeg 8.2mb) by IMEMC
Welcome to this Week in Palestine, a service of the International Middle East Media Center, www.imemc.org, for May 13, to the 19, 2017....
Posted: Fri May 19, 2017 11:41PM
image Section 8 Vouchers Help The Poor — But Only If Housing Is Available 480_c-artis-harris-and-her-children-dallas_1.jpg by Laura Sullivan & Meg Anderson / NPR
More than 2 million families now use vouchers to keep from becoming homeless. It's the government's largest program to help low-income families pay their rent....
Posted: Wed May 17, 2017 10:54AM
text Chelsea Manning is Free by Power to the People
Chelsea Manning, who exposed American war crimes in Iraq, as she was required to do by the Nuremberg Principles when a member of the US military, is free. She was released at 2 a.m. Central Time from Fort Leavenworth military prison in Kansas....
Posted: Wed May 17, 2017 7:37AM
text Puerto Rico Religious Leaders Write Judge as Bankruptcy Process Begins by Abby Wilhelm
Puerto Rico religious leaders sent a letter to Judge Laura Taylor Swain as she presides over the first bankruptcy proceeding in San Juan to restructure more than $70 billion in debt.‎...
Posted: Wed May 17, 2017 6:47AM
text Puerto Rico Bankruptcy Process Begins by Abby Wilhelm
Puerto Rico bankruptcy proceedings to restructure an over $70 billion debt begin on Wednesday in San Juan....
Posted: Tue May 16, 2017 3:26PM
image Time for raising voice for Turkey Teachers Nuriye Gülmen and Semih Özakça 480_turkey_teachers_nuriye-gulmen-semih-ozakca_1.jpg by repost
Turkey teachers who are on hunger strikes against their firings and purges are calling for support...
Posted: Tue May 16, 2017 7:32AM
image 8 Reasons Why Meat-Eating Anarchists Need a Kick Up Their Anthropocentric Ass 480_rabble-org-uk_by-ostracod_1.jpg by Animal Liberation Press Office
All systems of oppression are supported by defensive attitudes, justifications, trivialization and denial. Sometimes these claims might be fair enough, but people more often than not simply react to feeling attacked and respond from a selfish position of self-preservation....
Posted: Mon May 15, 2017 6:49PM
image Israel Cuts Water Supply to Jordan Valley Village jordanvalley-pnn.jpg by IMEMC
On the morning of April 27, Israeli bulldozers destroyed all pipelines supplying water to Bardala village in the Jordan Valley, leaving approximately 3,500 villagers without water....
Posted: Mon May 15, 2017 6:44PM
text Mental and Social Destruction in Neoliberalism and Its Overcoming by Ulrich Duchrow
The majority of the world's population doesn't want to know anything about globalized neoliberal capitalism anymore. Many millions are dying in its consequences. Every five seconds a child dies of the avoidable consequences of poverty. The political institutions are extorted or corrupted by the economic and financial elites and their media aids. The interests of the big owners of capital prevail with their legal and security machines. Democracy decays to a farce....
Posted: Mon May 15, 2017 4:25AM
text The Jiyan Foundation, Supporting Survivors of ISIS Terror in Iraq by Iraq Solidarity News (Al-Thawra)
The Jiyan Foundation strives for a society where the dignity of the human person is protected, where adults and children enjoy the right to life and liberty, and where citizens are free from torture and terror....
Posted: Mon May 15, 2017 1:33AM
audio New Orleans Residents say no to building a mental health jail add on. (audio/mpeg 27.7mb) by WTUL News and Views
On Thursday May 11, 2017 - New Orleans residents opposed to jail expansion and criminalizing mentally ill people voiced their concerns at a City Council Criminal Justice Committee hearing....
Posted: Sun May 14, 2017 8:16PM
image Korean Hanjin Shipyard Unionist Minsook Kim & The Struggle Of Korean Workers 480_kim-jinsook_victory_1.jpg by Labor Video Project
Minsook Kim was an organizer and leader of the Hanjin Heavy Industries shipyard workers. She fought to defend the health and safety of the workers and against the company and government repression. She also had a 309 day sit-in at the top of a shipyard crane in 2011....
Posted: Fri May 12, 2017 10:23PM
text A Generation is Lost by Donna Hahn
Thousands upon thousands of researchers demonstrate for the freedom of science and research funding. Public policy isn't a wrecking ball or a sledgehammer. Democracy is different than following autocratic orders without compromise, negotiations, and countermeasures. Checks and balances often seem replaced by revolving doors, democratic legislation by lobbyists and democracy by neoliberal oligarchy. Progressives are fighting back. The EPA cut will only be 1%, not 31%....
Posted: Fri May 12, 2017 4:23AM
audio Nicole Humphrey, 'Not Racist or Bigot,' on Class and Section 8 Housing (audio/mpeg 764.0kb) by FRONTLINE in Dallas, TX
"It's just not people who are of the same class as us. Which sounds bad, but I don't mean that in a bad way." - Nicole Humphrey...
Posted: Wed May 10, 2017 5:14PM
document To Live in Revolutionary Time: The Formation of Local Councils by Omar Aziz aziz.pdf_140_.jpg by Bordered by Silence
Translation of Omar Aziz's text on the formation of local councils in the Syrian Revolution...
Posted: Wed May 10, 2017 3:47PM
image Trump Resurrects Controversial Fracking Project 480_sespe_1.jpg by Save the Sespe
The Trump Administration has resurrected a controversial fracking proposal in California’s Los Padres National Forest....
Posted: Mon May 8, 2017 9:47PM
image Global Antifa: No Pasaran to Nazi Scum! 480_gellermonster.jpg by GLOBAL AFA
The ranqid zombie of hate, professional bigot Pamela Geller, has cried her poor little undead eyes out at her dear neo-fascist comrade Marine Le Pen losing bigly at the French elections, without shedding a tear for the victims of the genocidal racism resulting from the forefathers of the FN. Taking to the spirits like a woman possessed, the trump-supporting ogre suffered a formidable stake through the heart when the results were announced and the fascist dinosaur was well and truly beaten at...
Posted: Mon May 8, 2017 3:20PM
audio This Week in Palestine, May 5, 2017 (audio/mpeg 10.6mb) by IMEMC
Ex-Palestinian political detainee dies this week due to hunger strike as more political detainees join the protest, in the meantime US President Trump promise this week to push the stalled peace process forward. These stories, and more, coming up, stay tuned....
Posted: Sun May 7, 2017 9:17PM