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Fatal encounter: Jennifer Laude meets US Marine Corps
24-October-2014-Justice-for-Jennifer-Laude-LGBT.jpgPHILIPPINES: As I peered at Jennifer Laude’s serene face in the open casket, I saw the wound on her forehead that was barely concealed by the mortician’s make up. I did not see the bruises on her neck and shoulders, but a person familiar with the autopsy said they were severe.
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21 Oct 2014 | Filed under: News / Gender : GLBT/Queer : Human Rights : International : War and Militarism
Terrorism, COINTELPRO, and the Black Panther Party --An interview with law professor Angela A. Allen-Bell
In her new law journal article, “Activism Unshackled & Justice Unchained,” law professor Angela A. Allen-Bell concludes that the US government’s multi-faceted response to the BPP, primarily within the framework of the FBI’s infamous COINTELPRO, was indeed the very definition of terrorism. Bell writes that “the magnitude of the unwarranted harm done to the BPP has not yet been explored in an appropriate fashion. Much like a fugitive, it has eluded justice.” As a result, “the FBI's full-scale assault on the social movements of the 1960s and 1970s remains an open wound for the nation itself. This is more than a national tragedy; this is a human wrong."
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07 Sep 2014 | Filed under: Interview / Human Rights : Police and Prisons : Race
Anarchist Reportback from Ferguson
ferguson1.jpgWent to Ferguson last week, here is what I saw.

Several people have asked me to write about what I found in Ferguson today. Here is my brief dehydrated tired scribble before bed. Do not judge me I literally just typed this out.

Grief, pride and anger is the short answer.
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31 Aug 2014 | Filed under: Commentary / Human Rights
Clinic Protest Reportback
clinic_protest2.jpgA brief report with photos from Saturday's Reproductive Justice action at Planned Parenthood.
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27 Jul 2014 | Filed under: Commentary / Human Rights
Boston - Defend the Abortion Clinics - 26 July 2014 Rally
Leftists must defend the abortion clinics from the constant Right Wing presence. Defend the Clinics! Take a Stand!
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26 Jul 2014 | Filed under: News / Human Rights
2,000 Bostonians March from Copley to State House, Oppose US Complicity in Israel’s Assault on Gaza
march2.jpgProtesters Block Beacon Street for three hours at sixth #Boston4Gaza rally
in two weeks.
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23 Jul 2014 | Filed under: News / Human Rights : Palestine
The Ad Hoc Greater Boston Committee for Human Rights addresses the Suffolk/Foxman/Armenian issue
455px-Plenty_of_Room_for_Hypocrisy.jpgArmenian Americans await the ADL’s full withdrawal of its deceitful August 21, 2007 statement; its unequivocal and unambiguous acknowledgment of the Armenian genocide; and, to begin to make amends for the injuries it has inflicted in lobbying against the recognition of the Genocide, the ADL must actively and sincerely lobby for the passage of the Armenian genocide resolution. If the ADL is truly composed of advocates for universal human rights and genocide prevention, it will do these things.
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19 May 2014 | Filed under: News / Human Rights
Victory for Student Speech Rights: Northeastern SJP To Be Reinstated
Northeastern University Students for Justice in Palestine (SJP) has announced that the University is backing off of its decision to suspend the student organization until January 2015. “This is a victory for freedom of expression on campus,” said SJP leader Tori Porell who thanked SJP supporters. “Weeks of protests, picket lines, petitions, phone calls, and emails appear to have paid off and SJP will be operational next semester,” Porell said. “This is also a victory for the national student movement for justice in Palestine.”
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24 Apr 2014 | Filed under: News / Education : Human Rights : International : Palestine : Race
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