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News :: Environment : Media : Organizing : Politics
Frustrated furrier has "protest sale" during demo
05 Jan 2006
What does Greg Schumacher, of Schumacher Fur Co., do when the persistent protestors are ruining his holiday fur sales with their weekly demonstrations? What any corporate-minded shopkeeper would do, have a Protest Sale! Yes, sometimes truth is stranger than fiction, and that is exactly what Schumacher did on the last day of 2005 when around 25 anti-fur activists arrived at his shop. Schumacher climbed into the display windows to hang giant signs inside the full-window store front that read, "50% OFF EVERYTHING, PROTEST SALE, (during protest only)." This act of desperation was met with grins and chuckles from seasoned activists who interpreted the "protest sale" as an incremental victory.
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Commentary :: Politics
2006 is a Crucial Year
05 Jan 2006
Modified: 02:15:14 AM
A change in control of the House could lead to real investigations into Bush criminality, and maybe even to impeachment hearings.
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News :: Media
Mainstream Media Fails Again!
04 Jan 2006
Modified: 05 Jan 2006
Newspapers and television news blew it again! Covering the trapped miners and their demise.
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News :: Globalization
D.C.Terrorbaggers:J. D. Davidson,Tom McMillen, ex-CIA Woolsey,Asa Hutchinson,,Don Nickles
04 Jan 2006
By entering into the land of penny stocks to support their 'Homeland Security' penny stock operation they increase the chance that U.S.penny stocks might be used for money laundering and by operating like a typical offshore penny stock scheme they encourage others by their examples to do the same.If Woolsey or Asa Hutchinson or Tom McMillen can think of no better way to help their homeland perhaps they should all retire.
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News :: Human Rights : Organizing
Hurricane Autonomous Workers Collective to send a Caravan of Relief Workers to Gulf Coast
04 Jan 2006
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Announcement :: Education
North American Anarchist Thought Since 1960
04 Jan 2006
Update on forthcoming book about contemporary anarchism in North America.
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News :: Organizing : Politics : Race : Social Welfare
New Report regarding Racial Inequality in US just published.
04 Jan 2006
Press Release from United for a Fair Economy
January 3, 2006 - Embargoed until January 10

NEW REPORT: STALLING THE DREAM

PEOPLE OF COLOR LESS LIKELY TO OWN CARS,
LESS ABLE TO ESCAPE HURRICANES & POVERTY
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News :: Globalization
book: China's global reach
04 Jan 2006
Relations between China and outside world as well as globalization and multinationals
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News :: Social Welfare
The Best Housing & Poverty Review of 2005
04 Jan 2006
We Must Stop The Decline Of Low-Income Housing.
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Commentary :: International : Media : Organizing : Politics : Social Welfare
Chiapas, México: EZLN The Other Campaign begins!
03 Jan 2006
830757.jpgOn January 1, 2006, the convoy that accompanied Subcomandante Insurgent Marcos departed from the Garrucha Caracol to San Cristobal de las Casas. With that marked the the first step in the new Zapatista political initiative known as The Other Campaign, which hopes to forge an anti-capitalist alliance of the non-electoral Left in Mexico. The journey culminated with a public rally in the Cathedral Plaza, known as the Plaza of Resistance, where members of Zapatista Command spoke. Nearly 300 people of the Highlands region of the state of Chiapas, who have signed on to the zapatista initiative gathered with subcomandante Marcos, now called Delegate Zero, in his first day of the Other Campaign.
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