The Urbana-Champaign Independent Media Center Foundation (IMC) has been awarded a $30,000 grant from the Illinois Arts Council to further develop its Community Media and Arts Center in downtown Urbana. The IMC received the full amount of their request. The grant will help support general operations and comes less than a year after its grand opening in the historic downtown Urbana post office building. The IMC purchased the building; the post office remains as a tenant.
For years America perceived the Democratic Party as the party for working class people and protecting American jobs; today this party is no friend to working class people. The party has joined the Republican Party to suppress wages; the party has supported foreign trade affecting the income of millions of Americans and the ranks of the unemployed are fueling crime, poverty and misery.
by By Bill Van Auken, Socialist Equality Party candidate for US Senate from New York
04 Oct 2006
Last May, in the wake of mass demonstrations that brought millions of immigrants to the streets in cities throughout the United States, New York’s Democratic Senator Hillary Clinton spoke with disdain for the Republican right’s proposals mandating a crackdown on foreign-born workers.
CONSERVATIVE REPUBLICAN CONGRESSMAN NABBED FOR "MAN-BOY SEX CHAT" WITH UNDERAGE BOY. The Media was going to let him ride - but the bloggers didn't allow that to happen. It a time for opposition to sweep the election, but they will not - here's why...
I’ve been invited to give a lecture at Arizona State University this fall on evolutionary science and its uses in progressive activism. The version of the lecture I wanted to give turned out to be 4 hours long, so I recorded that version in 13 tracks and posted it on my website for free download at www.newbookforanewworld.com/lecture.htm .