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Muslims in Florida Open Free Health Clinic for the Poor and Uninsured*

Muslims in Florida Open Free Health Clinic for the Poor and Uninsured*

Muslim leaders in Florida have opened a new free health clinic that will serve the poor and uninsured from all backgrounds, an initiative they hope will counter negative stereotypes about Islam, the  424 more words

Humanities

Juan Cole | In the Age of Trumpian Reaction, is MLK’s Legacy to the 99% being Reversed?

Ironically, it is in this moment, when workers and the middle classes are prostrate and the lion’s share of resources is going to 1.2 million households out of 124 million American households– it is at this very moment that reactionaries are demanding that ordinary people surrender their pensions and social security and health care for the sake of a further fat tax cut for the super-rich.    1,615 more words

Corporate Empire

RTE, Land 'exploitation' and Social Housing.

It’s hard not to fall into the trap of merely repeating the machinations of RTE yesterday as they created a news story out criticisms of Unite trade union.  531 more words

Democracy

"People are not going to be silenced"

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Activism

Joe Scarry | A Globally-Connected Peace Movement: What's Stopping Us?

The biggest obstacle to a truly global peace movement may actually be the structures upon which we’ve leaned for so long . . . . 485 more words

Militarism

14yo Indian Signs Government Contract to Make anti-landmine Drones*

14yo Indian Signs Government Contract to Make anti-landmine Drones*

A 14-year-old Indian boy has signed a deal to commercially produce anti-landmine drones. The child prodigy, who has already developed a prototype, says the idea came to him after learning in the media about the high army casualties caused by land mines. 480 more words

Humanities

Building a Better YouTube With #BitChute - #GoodNewsNextWeek ~ Media Monarchy

This week on #GoodNewsNextWeek: 2017 starts out with a whole new year’s worth of ways we’re winning w/space not spikes, free hot soup, p2p video and much more. 305 more words

News And Politics