US Indymedia Global Indymedia Publish About us
Printed from Boston IMC :
IVAW Winter Soldier

Winter Soldier
Brad Presente

Other Local News

Spare Change News
Open Media Boston
Somerville Voices
Cradle of Liberty
The Sword and Shield

Local Radio Shows

WMBR 88.1 FM
What's Left
WEDS at 8:00 pm
Local Edition
FRI (alt) at 5:30 pm

WMFO 91.5 FM
Socialist Alternative
SUN 11:00 am

WZBC 90.3 FM
Sounds of Dissent
SAT at 11:00 am
Truth and Justice Radio
SUN at 6:00 am

Create account Log in
Boston Teachers Walk Out in Protest
13418938_10154214853922114_26883639731067750_n.jpgCorporate media outlets are reporting that thousands of members of the Boston Teachers Union walked out Friday to protest school budget cuts and contract concessions demanded by the school department. The protest follows two student walkouts, also in protest of budget cuts.
Read the full article »
18 Jun 2016 | Filed under: News / Education : Labor
photos/video-Boston Veterans for Peace Anti-War Memorial Day 5/30/2016
VFP mem day boston screen 5-30-16 (5).jpgBoston Waterfront Park-May 30: About 40 people observed an anti-war Memorial Day with the Boston
Veterans For Peace.
Read the full article »
01 Jun 2016 | Filed under: News / War and Militarism
Interfaith Clergy Block Pipeline with Prayer Service, 16 Arrested
pipeline_blockade.jpgMay 25, 2016, West Roxbury, Boston, MA -- Out of concern over global climate change and public safety, 16 local religious leaders were arrested for blocking the construction of the West Roxbury Lateral pipeline with an interfaith worship service. The peaceful civil disobedience occurred on the morning of Wednesday May 25th in West Roxbury.
Read the full article »
26 May 2016 | Filed under: News / Environment : Human Rights : Race
Campaign Launches to End Contracts With HP in Massachusetts
HP logo square.jpgCambridge, MA (May 18, 2016) - Last night 75 community members gathered to launch a human rights campaign calling for local and state governments to end contracts with Hewlett-Packard (HP). Speakers introduced a newly-released report entitled Apartheid Technology, and detailed the company’s role in maintaining the Israeli occupation of Palestine, U.S. deportation of immigrants, mass incarceration, and global militarization.
Read the full article »
19 May 2016 | Filed under: Announcement / Organizing : Palestine
An Anarchist Take on the Trump Campaign
As of this writing, there is no obvious path to the White House for Donald Trump. As Harry Enten recently pointed out, Trump's strong unfavorability rating (not his unfavorability rating, his strong unfavorability rating) stands at 53%, a full 16 points ahead of Hillary Clinton's heroic-in-its-own-right 37%. While some combination of electoral fraud and liberal third party candidate could conceivably send Trump to the Oval Office, if the election were to be held today he would lose. Trump has proven to the world that with enough hard work and dedication there is such a thing as bad publicity. What a lot of people don't seem to realize though, is that the election isn't the whole fight, it's only the first round.
Read the full article »
10 May 2016 | Filed under: Commentary / Politics : Race
Photos-Video: May Day 2016 Boston March/Rally
1 may day 2016 edit (1).jpgMay 1, 2016-Boston:
About 200 workers/immigrants marched through
Chelsea, Everett, and East Boston for May 1,
International Workers Day.
Read the full article »
02 May 2016 | Filed under: News / Labor
Photos-Video: Boston rally/march for $15 an hour wages
15 dollar rally -march 4-14-16 from video (8).jpgBoston-April 14:
Thousands turned out today for a rally/march for $15 an hour wages for exploited low wage workers.Part of global actions today.
Read the full article »
16 Apr 2016 | Filed under: News / Labor
photos/ video-Verizon Wireless workers on strike today 4/ 13/ 2016
verizon wireless strike 4-13-16-edit (2).jpgBoston-April 13, 2016:
Verizon Wireless workers were on the picket line today in Boston, striking for decent wages and benefits.
Read the full article »
14 Apr 2016 | Filed under: News / Labor
Local Interest
text image 10/21/16
Mother of black teen drowned by police to speak at solidarity event Oct 24 ("0")
text image 10/13/16
Ending the Many Wars in Syria: Phyllis Bennis - Brandeis 13 Oct - Briston Community College 14 Oct ("0")
text image 10/13/16
Harvard Report on Negotiations with Striking Workers of UNITE HERE Local 26 ("0")
text image 10/12/16
Starving Harvard Hires Scabs to Replace Striking Cafeteria Workers ("0")
text 10/12/16
10/19 Rojava Solidarity Committee Meeting ("0")
text image 10/12/16
200 Workers Protest Privatization of the T - Faneul Hall - 12 Oct 2016 ("0")
text image 10/12/16
MBTA Labor Union Rally and Picket - Faneul Hall Markeplace - Noon - 12 Oct 2016 ("0")
text image 10/09/16
Kingdom of the Unjust: Medea Benjamin speaks on Saudi Arabia - 21 Oct 2016 7-9pm - 1st Church Cambridge ("0")
text 10/08/16
MBTA Workers Rally and Picket - Dudley Station - 11 Oct 2016 - 6am ("0")
text image 09/23/16
Stopped, Frisked, Searched, Man says Walpole cops violated his rights ("0")
All newswire listings...
text image 10/21/16
Philippines: Duterte’s first 100 days ("0")
text 10/20/16
The Shortwave Report 10/21/16 Listen Globally! ("0")
text 10/19/16
Paraphysique de l'aidance ("0")
text 10/18/16
What the Narcissists Have Done to Our Jobs and Health ("3")
text 10/16/16
Barbouzerie collusive ("0")
text 10/15/16
Ethics and the Profit System: Global Change of Values Necessary ("0")
text image 10/14/16
Susan G Komen Foundation Tortures Animals And Obscures Truth ("0")
text 10/13/16
The Shortwave Report 10/14/16 Listen Globally! ("0")
text image 10/13/16
Yuppie Howl of Rage Over Brexit ("0")
text 10/13/16
Bélître, avoir n'est pas être ("0")
text image 10/12/16
Hillary Clinton, the Queen of Flip-Floppery, on Genocide ("1")
text image 10/11/16
Philippines: 100 Days of the Duterte Presidency ("0")
All newswire listings...
Hidden articles...
View comments...