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The New World Order

Many of us have dismissed words such as “world domination” or “war” or maybe even “freedom”. As we look around in the news, we can see that worldwide problems are at an all time high. 1,112 more words

Activism

▶ Truthdiggers of the Week: Pardiss Kebriaei and the Center for Constitutional Rights

On Thursday, national security reporters Glenn Greenwald and Jeremy Scahill appeared at the IFC Center in New York City’s Greenwich Village after a screening of Scahill’s Oscar-nominated documentary, “Dirty Wars.” With them was…

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Militarism

▶ John Denver: rhymes and reasons

Sarah Steingraber says that the people getting arrested for Seneca Lake are young mothers and elders where a corporation is trying to store methane gas from fracking in hollowed out salt deposits in the lake. 165 more words

Nonviolent Action

#Employment Tribunal fees deter four out of five employees pursuing claims (#UK #Welfare #Politics)

Since the introduction of employment tribunal fees in July 2013, Citizens Advice report that four out of five employees who would otherwise have taken their employer to a tribunal are put off by the cost. 949 more words

Government & Politics

The Intercept: The Latest Twist in the Bizarre Prosecution of Barrett Brown

Brown wrote that “the emails will reveal a great deal about a lot of important subjects including wrongdoing by states and institutions,” specifying “mass surveillance cutting edge disinformation techniques.”

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Civil Liberties

Human Rights Award to Shireen Issawi

Alkarama Human Rights Award to Shireen Issawi

 

 

 

 

Remarks of Richard Falk

 

I wish that I could have been present to take part in honoring Shireen Issawi as a brave, resolute, and inspiring human rights defender who has dedicated her professional career as a lawyer to the long Palestinian national struggle for freedom, human rights, and self-determination. 3,547 more words

Commentary

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An Invitation to Learn About The Radical Age Movement

If you live in the NY Metropolitan area, we hope you can join us on January 13th. You will learn more about The Radical Age Movement, our plans for the future. 69 more words

Ageing