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text Isle of Man Enacts Legislation to Outlaw Vulture Funds Jennifer Tong, Jubilee USA Network 2012-12-12 7:40 PM
This week, the Isle of Man passed legislation that would prevent vulture funds from exploiting the debts of some of the world’s poorest countries. (text/plain)

text Paul Krugman Discovers Marx (and Misses the Point) Shamus Cooke 2012-12-12 1:01 PM
In his recent New York Times op-ed piece, Princeton professor and regular columnist for The New York Times, Paul Krugman observed: The American economy is still, by most measures, deeply depressed. But corporate profits are at record high. It’s simple: profits have surged as a share of national income, while wages and other labor compensation are down. The pie isn’t growing the way it should — but capital is doing fine by grabbing an ever-larger slice, at labor’s expense. (text/plain)

text Anti-capitalist t-shirts (non-profit) no-gods-no-masters.com 2012-12-12 7:50 AM
No-Gods-No-Masters.com is a non-profit anarchist t-shirt shop founded 3 years ago. We offer over 2000 political designs with an anti-capitalist message. T-shirts are printed on a "on-demand" basis and the printing quality is superior than screen-printed t-shirts. All incomes accumulated from our sales are donated to causes related to anti-capitalist struggles. We regard that our customers are buying t-shirts with a political message because they are sympathetic with the causes behind the messages expressed on the t-shirts. Therefore, we believe that their money should contribute to support these same causes. Check it out ! We have t-shirts for both men and women (imported or produced locally) as well as long sleeves shirts and coming up soon sweatshirts hoodies. Shipping is available to Americas and to Europe. http://www.no-gods-no-masters.com * T-SHIRTS CATEGORIES: - Anarchism / Anti-capitalism / Revolution - Anti-fascism / anti-nazi / anti-racism - EZLN / Zapatists - Spanish Revolution 1936 - Skinheads - Punk - Ska - Animal Liberation / Vegetarianism - Anti-Police - Anti-war / Anti-imperialism / Free Palestine - Feminism / Anti-sexism / Anti-homophobia - Working class / Class War / Syndicalism - Environmentalism - Anonymous / Occupy / 99% - Against Elections / Medias / Politicians - Free Pussy Riot * WORKERS' SELF-MANAGEMENT & FAIR LABOR: No-Gods-No-Masters.com is a workers' self-managed cooperative shop who cares about the work conditions of our t-shirt supplier's employees. Our t-shirts are produced by a company certified by many independant organizations like the "Worldwide Responsible Apparel Production" (WRAP), the "Fair Labor Association" and "Vérité Fair Labor Worldwide". We insist on transparency and we also made an online "Frequently Asked Questions" section where you can find details about the worker's self-management of our shop, informations on the locally-produced and imported t-shirts as well as details about the work conditions of our t-shirt supplier's employees. http://www.no-gods-no-masters.com/questions_en.php * CAUSES WE ARE SUPPORTING: Below you will find a list of some of the causes we support. You can consult our blog where we publish announcements of the struggles we are supporting through money donations. -> Pussy Riot benefit : After the mediatization of one of our t-shirt worn by a Pussy Riot singer and the raise of our sales for that reason, No-Gods-No-Masters decided to donate all the money from those sales of that same t-shirt to the "Free Pussy Riot" legal defense fund. We have also opened a Free Pussy Riot t-shirts section with many other designs that will also finance the same cause. -> Solidarity with greek anti-fascists : During October 2012, anti-fascists protesters in Greece were arrested and tortured by the police after an anti-nazi protest against Golden Dawn neo-nazi party. They are now requesting help to pay the fees associated to their detention, trial and legal defense. -> Financial support of anarchist comrades arrested during Toronto's G20 protests who are still facing state's repression and need help paying their legal defense fees. -> Donation to the organization "I Give To Us" who are helping to defend protesters that have been arrested (mostly for no reasons) during the student General Strike in Quebec. -> Financial support to CUTV : In the middle of the student general strike in Quebec, the shop commited itself to give monthly donations to CUTV, a community television who became famous for speaking against police brutality and giving a voice to the protesters. CUTV is also producing interviews with anarchists. -> Full funding of Resistance Network including : www.anarcho-punk.net (worldwide anarcho-punk community and music sharing), www.resistance.tk (french anarchist community and journal), www.pirate-punk.net (french non-commercial music sharing community), www.QuebecUnderground.net (underground music sharing from Quebec scene) -> Pirate-Punk.net compilation and Anarcho-Punk.net compilation : Music compilations available in CD or free download under the theme of file sharing and supporting underground scene. -> A donation to support to Sea Shepherd in 2010 For more information: http://www.no-gods-no-masters.com/blog ****************************************************************************** http://www.no-gods-no-masters.com (text/plain)

text Navigating Egypt’s Revolutionary Crisis Shamus Cooke 2012-12-12 5:36 AM
As chaos again envelopes Egypt, the revolution is evolving in new directions, along contradictory and confusing channels. It’s tempting to immediately support the “opposition” to the Muslim Brotherhood’s apparent “power grab,” but the situation in Egypt is more complex. The recent events in Egypt are not simply signs of a healthy revolution, they include immediate dangers. (text/plain)

image Philippines - Makabayan adopts 5 senatorial bets from 2 major slates C Esguerra 2012-12-04 11:08 AM
Philippines - Makabayan adopts 5 senatorial bets from 2 major slates
Political alliances for next year’s elections just got stranger after Senate candidates of the two major coalitions received the endorsement of a 3.8-million-strong left-leaning umbrella group that is fielding its own senatorial candidate as well. (image/jpeg)

text Why UN Climate Agreements Fail Shamus Cooke 2012-12-04 3:12 AM
History will undoubtedly deliver the harshest condemnations of the UN climate talks currently underway in Doha, Qatar. But the conference was laughable before it began; the inept “goals” of the talks stand in tragic-comic opposition to what we already know about climate change — that the climate has already changed in profound ways and its trajectory spells doom for civilization if drastic, coordinated steps are not taken in the immediate future. (text/plain)

text Austerity — the 1%’s Global Battle Cry Mark Vorpahl 2012-11-29 2:00 PM
Whether we are left with the Fiscal Cliff or a Grand Bargain, workers in the U.S. face massive cuts to programs such as Medicare, Medicaid, Social Security, unemployment insurance, Food Stamp assistance and other needed social safety nets. This is an example of “austerity” which has largely been pursued in the U.S. until now, on a statewide and local level. (text/html)

image Message of Solidarity to Gabriela Women's Party on its 11th Congress Jose Maria Sison 2012-11-28 1:37 PM
Message of Solidarity to Gabriela Women's Party on its 11th Congress
We, the International League of Peoples´ Struggle (ILPS), express our warmest greetings of solidarity to GABRIELA as you hold your 11th National Congress and celebrate your 28th year of activism and service to the Filipino women and the Filipino people in the struggle for national freedom and democracy. (image/jpeg)

text Why is Obama Silent Over the New Congo War? Shamus Cooke 2012-11-27 12:37 PM
The last Congo war that ended in 2003 killed 5.4 million people, the worst humanitarian disaster since World War II. The killing was directly enabled by international silence over the issue; the war was ignored and the causes obscured because governments were backing groups involved in the fighting. Now a new Congo war has begun and the silence is, again, deafening. (text/plain)

image Is the Philippines child-friendly? Save the Children 2012-11-26 12:15 PM
Is the Philippines child-friendly?
Manila, Philippines – The ultimate test of determining the child-friendliness of the country is to ask the children themselves, this according to Anna Lindenfors, Country Director of Save the Children in the Philippines. (image/jpeg)

image Is the Philippines child-friendly? Save the Children 2012-11-24 12:15 PM
Is the Philippines child-friendly?
Manila, Philippines – The ultimate test of determining the child-friendliness of the country is to ask the children themselves, this according to Anna Lindenfors, Country Director of Save the Children in the Philippines. (image/jpeg)

text Labor’s Call to Action: The Grand Bargain Betrayal Shamus Cooke 2012-11-22 2:25 AM
The labor movement is in terminal crisis. After decades of declining membership, the union movement has been targeted for destruction: private sector union membership is near eradication, and now the corporations are on a public-sector mopping up mission, using the city, state, and federal budget deficits as an excuse to target public sector unions. Obama’s Race to the Top education policy specifically targets the nation’s most powerful union workers, the teachers. (text/plain)

text The U.S. Role in Israel’s Attack on Gaza Shamus Cooke 2012-11-21 1:32 PM
As Obama tours Southeast Asia to strengthen his alliances against China, Gazans are being killed and maimed by the hundreds, with the possibility of an incredibly bloody Israeli invasion. The United States still wields tremendous power internationally; its actions and inactions have direct consequences in international conflicts. (text/plain)

image Camera Equipped Drone Shot Down at Cruel PA Live Pigeon Shoot Julia MacKenzie 2012-11-20 6:44 PM
Camera Equipped Drone Shot Down at Cruel PA Live Pigeon Shoot
Animal protection organization, SHowing Animals Respect and Kindness camera drone comes under attack at live pigeon shoot. (image/png)

text Appeal - Macao belongs to everyone, let’s protect it! mlys 2012-11-18 9:43 PM
On saturday May 5th citizens and arts workers entered the Galfa tower to make it into Macao, a new arts centre in Milan. The tower is owned by Fondiaria SAI, whose honorary president is Ligresti. It’s an old office skyscraper situated in the centre of Milan which has been abandoned for more than fifteen years. (text/html)

image Do Not Use the Filipino Children in 'Humanizing' the War Machinery – Rep. Emmi De Jesus Gabriela Women's Party list (GWP) 2012-11-18 1:11 AM
Do Not Use the Filipino Children in 'Humanizing' the War Machinery – Rep. Emmi De Jesus

text Turn off the newswire imcista 2012-11-17 5:26 PM

text Obama Nudges Syria Toward Regional War Shamus Cooke 2012-11-15 8:58 PM
Humanitarian catastrophes are surprisingly easy to predict. Take Syria for instance. Like Iraq, Syria has a complex mix of ethnicity and religion, with a long history of conflict. Enter the United States, who comes with guns and cash that it doles out to certain ethnic/religious groups, and not to others. The ensuing bloodbath is not a surprise, but a strategic plan to dismember the Syrian government. (text/plain)

text imling porfivng amigo 2012-11-15 3:05 PM

text Will Unions Fight Fiscal Cliff Cuts to Medicare and Social Security? Shamus Cooke 2012-11-14 12:55 PM
With pro-Obama election posters still visible in most union halls across the country, the President has already taken steps towards selling out not only labor unions (again) but all working people. But this isn’t the “ordinary” sellout that working people have come to expect from Democrats — this is an attack of historic proportions. (text/plain)

image Let us celebrate the NDFP's Declaration on Children of the Philippines Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP) 2012-11-14 10:12 AM
Let us celebrate the NDFP's Declaration on Children of the Philippines
The leadership and entire membership of the Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP), all Red commanders and fighters of the New People’s Army (NPA), people’s militias and revolutionary mass organizations welcome the issuance by the National Democratic Front of the Philippines (NDFP) of the Declaration and Program of Action for the Rights, Protection and Welfare of Children. (image/jpeg)

text Will the Democrats Tax the Rich to Avoid the Fiscal Cliff? Shamus Cooke 2012-11-12 1:04 PM
Literally the day after the election a sudden “urgency” gripped the nation: the imminent danger of the so-called “fiscal cliff” — the national automatic tax increases and spending cuts due in January. The media screamed that the suddenly approaching fiscal cliff would trigger a recession, forcing Democrats and Republicans to consider a “grand bargain” budget deal to avoid disaster. (text/plain)

image Development of Maoist Theory and Practice in the Philippines Jose Maria Sison 2012-11-12 2:26 AM
Development of Maoist Theory and Practice in the Philippines
The Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP) was reestablished on the theoretical foundation of Marxism-Leninism-Mao Zedong Thought on 26 December 1968. Since 1995, it has officially used the term Maoism as synonym for Mao Zedong Thought. The adoption of the term is due to language alignment in relation to Marxism-Leninism rather than due to any change of meaning or line in relation to Mao Zedong Thought. Since 3 September 1993 in his message to the Symposium on Mao Zedong Thought in Manila, the founding chairman of the CPP has referred to adherents of Mao Zedong Thought as Maoists. (image/jpeg)

text Kayu boyama Kayu boyama 2012-11-11 11:08 PM
Kayu boyama (text/html)

text Frankfurt/Oder: Erneut erfolgreiche Blockade science 2012-11-11 5:39 PM
NPD scheiterte mit einem Demoversuch in Frankfurt (Oder) / Massive Polizeigewalt während und nach der Blockade / Schon im März diesen Jahres konnte ein Aufmarsch von Nazis in Frankfurt (Oder) verhindert werden (text/html)

image SOCIAL NETWORK PLIF.com.br Pedro Albuquerque 2012-11-09 11:28 AM
SOCIAL NETWORK PLIF.com.br
PLIF.com.br PLIF SOCIAL NETWORK (image/jpeg)

text Union Loss in Bend, Oregon Mark Vorpahl 2012-11-08 5:45 AM
The game is rigged, but not the fight. (text/html)

text read this then VOTE! PATTY 2012-11-07 1:22 AM
read this then VOTE! (text/plain)

text Take Back the Land! 12-18 July Douglas Valley action camp zyne 2012-11-06 8:58 AM
Opencast coal mining in the Douglas Valley is about the ruling class destroying communities for their own financial gain. Its about ecological destruction on a massive scale for capitalism’s unquenchable thirst for cheap energy. Its about absentee fat-cat land-lords making millions off land that shouldn’t be theirs. Its about morally corrupt local (and national) government putting profit before people. Join us 12-18 July in the Douglas Valley, South Lanarkshire, to build on 20 years of community struggle and four years of direct action against the UK’s biggest opencast mining company. It’s time to Take Back the Land! (text/html)

text Radical Independence Conference justin 2012-11-06 8:01 AM
The provisional timetable of speakers and workshops for the Radical Independence Conference has now been announced. It is attached below. It is now less than one month until the conference, and it is set to be a highly significant event. (text/html)

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