DC Protests Against Israel Slaughter In Gaza

By Codepink, www.codepink.org -

On Tuesday, July 29 at 6pm, activists gathered outside the DC home of Secretary John Kerry, calling on him to stand tall against Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu and to push for a just ceasefire [...]

White House Emails Torture Report Talking Points

By Xeni Jardin, www.boingboing.net -

A White House staff member 'accidentally emailed' non-classified talking points about a classified torture report to an Associated Press reporter. The document says a Senate report concludes [...]

New Missile Defense Base Public Hearings

By Bruce K. Gagnon, www.space4peace.blogspot.mx -

There are various kinds of 'missile defense' (MD) systems now being tested. The one with the very worst testing record is the Ground-based Mid-course program. It is very likely the most [...]

No Drones Illinois Endorses Call To Drop Boeing From Chicago Air & Water Show

By No Drones Illinois, www.nodronesillinois.blogspot.mx -

No Drones Illinois has endorsed the following call by Anti-War Committee – Chicago, Jews for Justice in Palestine, U.S. Palestinian Community Network and 8th Day Center for Justice: Protest [...]

Five Latin American Countries Withdraw Envoys From Israel

By Anadolu Agency, www.middleeastmonitor.com -

The decision of the Latin American countries to recall their ambassadors in Tel Aviv is a "deep disappointment", says Israel. El Salvador on Wednesday became the fifth Latin American country [...]

Environmentalists Plan Epic Climate March In NYC For Sep. 21st

By John Zangas, www.dcmediagroup.us -

The People’s Climate March will surge through Manhattan on September 21 with an expected quarter million individuals in attendance. Times Square will be the site of the historic gathering as many [...]

Black Is Back Coalition Holds National Conference In Philadelphia

By Glen Ford, www.blackagendareport.com -

In November of 2009, the newly-formed Black Is Back Coalition for Social Justice, Peace and Reparations marched from Malcolm X Park through the gentrifying streets of Washington to the White [...]

Syria: Activists Call For Release Of Human Rights Defender Mazen Darwish

By Suzan Ahmad, www.english.globalarabnetwork.com -

Mazen Darwish, a prominent Syrian activist, human rights defender and the director of the Syrian Centre for Media and Freedom of Expression (SCM), was arrested with a number of his colleagues on [...]

15 Ways To Take Action Against Israel In BDS Movement

By Muftah, www.muftah.org -

BDS is a peaceful, civil disobedience initiative started by Palestinian civil society in 2005, in response to a paralyzed peace process and continued Israeli violations of human rights and [...]

Police Who Fatally Shot 16-Year-Old Won’t Face Charges

By John Marzulli, www.nydailynews.com -

The NYPD cops who shot and killed a 16-year-old Brooklyn boy who was allegedly armed — sparking mini street riots — will not face a criminal prosecution, the Daily News has learned. Lawyers [...]

Artist Sculpts Own Son Into Gaza Chaos: ‘If It Were Zack’

By Creative Resistance, www.creativeresistance.org -

This article is from our associated project, CreativeResistance.org. The Israeli assault on Gaza December 27, 2008- January 18, 2009, or “Operation Cast Lead,” resulted in hundreds of innocent [...]

Activists Fighting To Protect Environment — And Their Lives

By Gerry Hadden, www.pri.org -

908. That’s the number of environmental and land-reform activists assassinated worldwide between 2003 and 2013, according to a study by the NGO Global Witness. The number might shock you, but [...]

Panthers In The Hole: US Prison Crisis

By Angola 3 News, www.angola3news.blogspot.mx -

Amnesty International France and La Boîte à Bulleshave published a 128-page French language graphic novel entitled Panthers in the Hole. The book's co-authors David Cénou and Bruno Cénou present [...]

Wikileaks Publishes Court’s ‘Blanket Censorship Order’

By Wikileaks, www.wikileaks.org -

Today, 29 July 2014, WikiLeaks releases an unprecedented Australian censorship order concerning a multi-million dollar corruption case explicitly naming the current and past heads of state of [...]