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Boston Carmen’s Union Pickets, Shuts Down MBTA Money Room - Defend Labor Union Jobs!
Carmen Picket Money  Room.jpgThe Boston Carmen’s Union Local 589, facing a vote to privatize their work at the MBTA Money Room today, took a stand against the outsourcing of their work to a private company. Members of the Executive Board, joined by fellow MBTA Union leaders and members, formed a picket line at the Money Room in Charlestown, preventing Money Room workers and armored trucks from leaving the site.
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07 Oct 2016 | Filed under: News / Labor
Video-Photos:Indigenous Peoples Day rally in front of Boston city hall-10/5/2016
Indigenous Day Boston 10-5-16 edit (1310).jpgBoston, Mass. 10/5/2016:
Indigenous people and their supporters rallied in front of Boston city hall to get the mayor and city council to change the Columbus Day holiday Oct. 12 to "Indigenous Peoples Day"-in protest against the genocide of Native peoples in the Americas that Columbus started.
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06 Oct 2016 | Filed under: News / Human Rights
(A-Radio) Antifenix: Interview on the repression against anarchists in Czech Republic
In the context of the International Week of Solidarity with Anarchist Prisoners (23.-30th of August 2016), we had the opportunity of talking to a comrade from Anarchist Black Cross (ABC) in Czech Republic. The interview gives a short summary of the repression that started in 2015 and explains the singular cases and their current development, but deals also with the problems the movement had in the beginning to show solidarity. Last but not least, you get very good advice on the topic of solidarity and what to do yourselves.

Since the interview, another comrade is in prison. Lukáš Borl, who had been living underground, has been arrested by the police on September 4.
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27 Sep 2016 | Filed under: Interview / Police and Prisons
Video-Boston Anti-War Protest Against US War On Syria
Boston, Mass.-Sept. 24, 2016:
Boston anti-war organizations with Syrian-Americans joined with the weekly anti-war vigil at Park St. Boston for a protest against US military intervention in Syria. About 100 demonstrators attended.
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25 Sep 2016 | Filed under: News / War and Militarism
Labor Unionist protests T privatizing - 12 Sept 2016
HUNDREDS OF ORANGE-CLAD MBTA union workers and supporters crammed the Fiscal and Management Control Board meeting Monday to loudly — and, in some cases, profanely – protest the administration’s efforts to privatize agency services.
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13 Sep 2016 | Filed under: News / Labor
Black Lives Matter Protesters Chain Themselves to Cambridge City Hall
14141576_1847687072184187_2995021867208425144_n.jpgThe Boston Globe is reporting that four Black Lives Matter activists chained themselves to the front door of Cambridge City Hall early this morning to protest the city's lack of affordable housing. Read on for their demands.
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31 Aug 2016 | Filed under: News / Gentrification : Race : Social Welfare
Resist the Pipeline Activists Delay Pipeline Construction Again
14199478_896975790445777_369423726659856675_n.jpgAn amazing morning of civil disobedience from Lor and Mike shutting down construction for well over 2 hours!! #StopSpectra #ResistThePipeline #StopSpectraMA #SaveOurPlanet
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29 Aug 2016 | Filed under: News / Environment : Race
Video/photos-Boston RallyTo Re-Open Long Island Shelter
LIS Boston rally 8-22-16 (1).jpgBoston City Hall-Aug. 22, 2016:
Boston's Long Island Shelter was closed down in 2014
by Boston Mayor Walsh, giving no alternative to provide
vital social services and shelter for many of Boston's
homeless. There was a rally today organized by
The Boston Homeless Solidarity Committee to demand
the shelter be re-opened. About 100 people attended.
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23 Aug 2016 | Filed under: News / Human Rights
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