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Stale Wars: The Phantom Menace (Flash cartoon)
09 May 2001
Please click the link below to see the animation.
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THE REAGAN BABIES- SHUT DOWN AT THE WALK FOR HUNGER
09 May 2001
A concert by local political rockers The Reagan Babies was cut short by organizer's of Sunday's Walk for Hunger due to the groups' onstage comments about event sponsor Raytheons' history of selling illegal weapons of mass destruction to the United States government on civilian targets in Yugoslavia and the Middle East.
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THE REAGAN BABIES- SHUT DOWN AT THE WALK FOR HUNGER
09 May 2001
A concert by local political rockers The Reagan Babies was shut down by organizers at Project Bread's Walk For Hunger in Boston on Sunday, May 6th, due to the bands' onstage comments about corporate sponsor Raytheon's history of selling illegal weapons of mass destruction to the United States government for use on civilian targets in Yugoslavia and the Middle East.
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Song For The Strikers
09 May 2001
In honor of the Harvard's Wage Sit-In victory I'll sing one "round" of a David Rovics tune, "Minimum Wage Strike."
Please to know, they did not get their main victory yet. What they scored was all their
sub-victories and a promising environment where it looks like their main issue might
get resolved soon.
If you need to know more about the complexities and etc., see the Boston Globe or someone.
I'm not going to even START in on any of THAT, for I haven't been near Harvard in about five years.
marco
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Global Action Day against Exxon Mobil !
09 May 2001
Soon there will be a Global Action day against Exxon Mobil because of their Evironment-politics.. It will be a day of actions in several cities all over the world and there will be Cyberactions aswell !
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Police Repression and Brutality Used as a Means of Deterring Democracy
09 May 2001
The realities of the Quebec City FTAA protests were consistently ignored by the mainstream corporate media. Those of us who spent many hours at the wall that Friday and Saturday witnessed police tactics employed in third-world dictatorships. Chemical weapons and potentially lethal projectiles were used to strip us of our democratic rights. Yet mainly the protestors throwing rocks were condemned as "hooligans". The police were praised for exercising "restraint".
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Indymedia May Day publication
08 May 2001
Issue #4 of weekly PDF: May Day actions around the world, and other stories.
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The Boston Bridge Beautification Committee Pix for the Harvard Living Wage
08 May 2001
An example of footbridge beautification over Storrow drive. There is exciting breaking news on the Harvard Living Wage campaign, check out the website below.
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Tour de Sol: The Great American Green Transportation Festival
08 May 2001
See and test-drive Earth-friendly transportation for the 21st Century! Over 50 cars, buses, and motorcycles will be on display at free festivals in Connecticut, Massachusetts, and New York during Clean Air Week. Vehicles built by automakers, students, and individuals will be competing in the U.S. Electric Vehicle Championship, and for clean air for the nation. For more information visit www.nesea.org/transportation or contact NESEA at 413-774-6051
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Call for WHIRL-MART ANTISHOPPING !ART/ACTION?....JUNE 3!
08 May 2001
On April 1, 2001, breathingplanet.net successfully activated its first action-performance, Whirl-Mart. It was a silent march winding through the aisles of Wal-Mart in Troy, NY, that was symbolic of the group's opposition to violent capitalist values. It was not necessarily a protest against Wal-Mart. Now breathingplanet.net is calling for simultaneous Whirl-Mart action-performances across the country and/or globe on Sunday June 3 and the first Sunday of every month following.
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