by Isaac Davis There is a well-documented history of the U.S. government supplying weapons and arms to both friends and foe for political purposes and for profit. In addition to publicly known global arms deals to U.S. political allies like Israel and Saudi Arabia, revelations about the rise of ISIS indicate that U.S. arms and […]
by Nick Estes by Nick Estes Little has been written about the historical relationship between the movement against the Dakota Access Pipeline and the longer histories of Oceti Sakowin (The Great Sioux Nation) resistance against the trespass of settlers, dams, and pipelines across the Mni Sose, the Missouri River. This is a short analysis of […]
Please scroll down to see all the upcoming events in NYC, culminating in the big rally in front of the White House on Sun., Oct. 9 . For more info, go to boricuahumanrights.org For NYC info, call Prof. Ana Lopez, 646-229-5133 or Prof. Ponce Laspina, 646-299-6507.
Kelcey Warren (CEO of Energy Transfers Corp) controlling the leash on Morton County Sheriff Kyle Kirchmeier! Please call and leave messages of encouragement for our brothers and sisters who are being detained without bail! Call the below number to leave a message for our 23 detained relatives: Morton County Correction Center Voicemail, 701-663-9984 Call the […]
THE CLOCK IS TICKING. . . . Saturday, September 24, 2016 2-5 p.m. Project Reach, 39 Eldridge Street, 4th Floor, New York, NY On Leonard’s actual birthday, September 12, President Obama will be in office for only 129 more days. Yes, the time is running out on Leonard Peltier’s only hope for freedom. We […]
Bay Area Premiere – Saturday, October 1st 7pm 518 Valencia Street, SF Join us in welcoming Afro-Cuban filmmaker Gloria Rolando!
Saturday, October 1st, 2016 @1pm-3pm The Statue of Jose Marti at Central Park W. 59th St. and Avenue of the Americas Join us at the Statue of Jose Marti in Central Park as we kick off HANDS OFF CUBA Month with a flower offering to Jose Marti and a community Speak out! We will be […]
Dakota Access Pipeline Protest. Photo credit: UnicornRiot.Ninja By Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz Members of the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe have been protesting the construction of the Dakota Access pipeline since April. Slated to direct crude oil from North Dakota to Illinois, the multibillion-dollar project threatens to contaminate the Missouri River and likely destroy Native burial sites and […]
by Free Alabama Movement, National Freedom Movement Against Mass Incarceration and Prison Slavery On Sept. 9, 2016, the 45th anniversary of the Sept. 9, 1971, Attica Rebellion, the Free Alabama Movement kicks off the National Non-Violent and Peaceful Prison Shutdown for Civil and Human Rights at Holman Prison in Atmore, Alabama. After launching its movement […]
A savage beating, a culture “beyond repair.” George Williams was beaten while he was an inmate at Attica prison in western New York. Among his injuries were broken legs, a broken shoulder and eye socket and cracked ribs. Damon Winter/The New York Times By Tom Robbins O n the evening of Aug. 9, 2011, one […]