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News :: International
Egypt in Flames
07 Feb 2011
A powerful wave of anger among the poor and unemployed Arab masses shakes the young, voracious and brutal capitalism of the North African and Middle Eastern countries supported by the old and bloody capitalism in Europe and America. Anticipation of a social wave that can only be resolved in favor of the vast majority of the population by the emergence of the proletarian class.
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News :: Human Rights : International : Organizing : Politics : Social Welfare
PHILIPPINES: “Truth Action” in Support of Whistle Blowers
07 Feb 2011
2011-akbayan-party.jpgOn Monday, members of Akbayan (Citizens Action Party) will conduct a creative action in Philcoa, Quezon City to support former Commission on Audit (COA) Auditor Heidi Mendoza and former military budget officer George Rabusa. The group will also condemn the prevalent corruption inside the Armed forces of the Philippines (AFP) which it said involved "GMA generals."
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Commentary :: Human Rights
Briana Waters: Victimized by Green Scare State Terrorism
07 Feb 2011
persecution
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Commentary :: Human Rights
Field Notes on American-Style Democracy
07 Feb 2011
imperialism
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Announcement :: Human Rights : International : Organizing : War and Militarism
FBI Infiltration of Anti-War Movement in Minneapolis
06 Feb 2011
karensullivanhead.JPGThe anti-war and international solidarity activists who are being called before a grand jury in Chicago have learned that beginning a few months before the protests against the Republican National Convention in the 2008 in St. Paul, Minnesota, a law enforcement officer infiltrated the Twin Cities Anti-War Committee (AWC). The infiltrator went by the name Karen Sullivan, joined the AWC in April 2008, and about a year later she joined the Freedom Road Socialist Organization.
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News :: Human Rights : International : Labor : Organizing : Social Welfare
Remembering a Filipino Working Class Hero
06 Feb 2011
02-06-01-Justice-for-Ka-Popoy-Lagman.jpgFebruary 6, 2011 marks the 10th death anniversary of our leader and slain comrade Filemon “Ka Popoy” Lagman.
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Commentary :: DNC : Human Rights : International : Organizing : Politics : Social Welfare
ELITE U.S. SUPREME COURT JUSTICE CLARENCE THOMA$ & WIFE VIRGINIA NEED 2 START A NEW BOSTON TEA PARTY BECAUSE THEY HAVE DISGRACED OUR AMERICAN TEA PARTY IDEAL$....
06 Feb 2011
U.S. $UPREME COURT JU$TICE CLARENCE THOMA$ & WIFE HAVE DISHONORED U.S. TEA PARTY IDEALS ...
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Commentary :: Human Rights
Haiti Update: Electoral Runoff and Aristide's Status
06 Feb 2011
imperialism
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Commentary :: International
Who is the Real Opposition in Egypt?
06 Feb 2011
The revolution in Egypt erupted like all revolutions do, from the bottom up. It was unemployment and high food prices that propelled working and poor people into action. Now, the media reports that the "opposition” in Egypt is a group of well-to-do folks who have very little in common with the poor of Egypt.

This top down takeover of the revolution is being engineered with the support of the U.S. and European nations, the same allies of the dictatorship that lasted three decades. If this elite group of Egyptians manages to gain power, they'll soon find themselves confronted with the real opposition of Egypt, the overwhelming majority of working and poor people.
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Commentary :: Labor
IMF Working Paper: "Inequality, Leverage and Crises"
05 Feb 2011
"A financial crisis can reduce leverage if it is very large and not accompanied by a real contraction. But
restoration of the lower income group's bargaining power is more effective."
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