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CD Release Benefit Party for Tarek Mehanna
The Tarek Mehanna Support Committee presents:

The Free Tarek! CD Release Benefit.
April 24th, 6-10pm @ Spontaneous Celebrations

Live music! Raffle! Food!
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21 Mar 2010 | Filed under: Announcement / Human Rights : Race
Secret Service Agent Found Liable for Violating Fourth Amendment at the DNC
Last Friday, March 12, a federal jury found Secret Service agent Darin Czellecz liable for violating the Fourth Amendment rights of Vijay Shah at the Democratic National Convention (DNC) in Boston in July 2004. Shah had filed a civil suit against two agents, Czellecz and JW Holloway, as a response to being detained and interrogated without reasonable suspicion during a march protesting the DNC. Quoted in an article on IndiaWest.com, Shah said “All of a sudden, two guys grabbed me from behind and shoved me into an alley, then forced me to sit down on some steps and handcuffed me.” Shah was held for about five hours while being interrogated. John Pavlos, a lawyer, intervened with the police on Shah's behalf, but was not allowed to be present during the interrogation. Pavlos also represented Shah in the lawsuit.
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19 Mar 2010 | Filed under: News / DNC : Race
SDAC Releases Schedule for Anticapitalathon
The Self Described Anarchist Collective is pleased to announce the schedule of events for the inaugural Anticapitalathon (TM) Games. The events will be held from April 23 through April 25 in Washington, DC, and are timed to coincide with the annual spring meetings of both the International Monetary Fund and the World Bank.
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19 Mar 2010 | Filed under: Announcement / Globalization : Human Rights : Organizing
Open Letter to US Attorney from Tarek Mehanna Support Committee
On Friday, March 12, members of the Tarek Mehanna Support Committee attempted for the second time to meet with a representative of the Massachusetts US Attorney's office. Again we were told to fill out a complaint form--there was no one at the office who could speak to us. We asked whether it was the explicit policy of the new US Attorney not to meet with concerned members of the public. The "Administrative Specialist" insisted that this was not the policy of the office, but couldn't explain why our calls, faxes and our formal complaint remained unanswered.
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14 Mar 2010 | Filed under: News / Human Rights : Politics
Rhetorical Militancy for a Rhetorical Mass Movement? If Only We Could Make Them Like Us…
The main purpose of this article is to address the questions of strategy and tactics in the anarchist movement with specific reference to the roles
the Black Block tactic, and militant direct action play in our movement.
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14 Mar 2010 | Filed under: Commentary / Organizing
Compete with the Northeast Clusterfuck at the Anticap Games, IMF/WB Summit, DC, April 23-25
The Northeast Clusterfuck is stoked to descend on DC again this April! We’re all out in our cities and rural towns across the northeast US of Amerika, picking teams and spray painting our running shoes black, ready to bust ass in the Anticapitalathon Games against our most bitter of rivals, the International Murder Fund and the slimy World Bank.

Get yer affinity team in training and we will see YOU on the streets of
Washington, DC from April 23rd to 25th.
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12 Mar 2010 | Filed under: Announcement / Globalization
BAAM Extra edition: The Ideas of Howard Zinn
Produced in collaboration with the Sacco and Vanzetti Commemoration Society especially for tonight's ""Celebration: The Radical Ideas of Howard Zinn"
Friday, March 12, 2010 -- 7PM
Community Church of Boston -- 565 Boylston St., Boston

Anyway, no plain text this time, here's the PDF!
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12 Mar 2010 | Filed under: News / Media
Community Groups Mix Art and Protest in Four Corners Block Rebellion
March 10, 2010

City Life/Vida Urbana and Greater Four Corners Action Coalition are planning a unique protest this weekend that will kick-off what they calling a block rebellion in Dorchester’s Four Corners neighborhood. According to the groups, the neighborhood was chosen because it has a high number of housing units under foreclosure and many tenants and home owners face eviction in the near future.
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10 Mar 2010 | Filed under: Announcement / Organizing : Social Welfare
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