Amer Jubran was released from jail yesterday after having been arrested while leading a peaceful anti-Zionist demonstration in Brookline on June 10, 2001. He now faces felony charges for allegedly kicking a man attending Israeli Independence celebrations.
Legal Defense Meeting for Amer and Palestine Solidarity: International Action Center office, June 18, 6:30pm, 31 Germania St. (enter 284 Amory St -- near Stonybrook stop on Orange Line) Jamaica Plain.
"[Zakaria] seems to have constructed a sort of protester piñata out of media caricatures and misrepresentations, and then whacks away at it with stock neoliberal cliches, backed up only by a strained, if novel, reading of left political history. The result is an uninformative hatchet job."
Want to see how Europeans resist structural adjustment and the global capitalism? Come out for the Boston Primiere Screening of "Praha 200: IMF and World Bank Under Seige" on Thursday, May 24 and help support IMC Boston! [ For details... ]
Northeastern University hands down decision on the status of the John D. O'Bryant Institute today. Yesterday students rallied to voice their opposition to the demolition of the Institute building. [ Read More | Watch Video Clip ]
The Harvard student sit-in has ended. Students left Mass Hall Tuesday (5/8)afternoon in response to an agreement which makes immediate concessions, and creates a more representative committe (including workers and students this time) to create a plan for helping the lowest paid of Harvard's workers. [ Statement of Harvard Living Wage Campaign | livingwagenow.com ]
400 protest BU and take over Comm Ave. for profits being put before students.Students were frustated by the disruption of their finals study period by a professional soccer match held outside their dorms, a money-making event held without concern for the basic needs of students.BU has a history ofignoring student concerns andhere it boiled over
Carney Hospital diverted hundreds of thousands
of dollars from patient care to prevent employees
from having a voice at work. New SEIU report
makes case for amendment that would prevent
waste of public health care dollars at hospitals
and nursing homes. [ Read more ]