Fite dem back.
Fite dem back.
This is a special report about the motherfuckin resistance down under. It was recently revealed that Australian uranium was used to fuel the Fukushima nuclear power plant.
People in over 80 cities across the US participated in creative and direct actions against corporations that benefit from their relation to the American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC), a shadowy “non-profit” that buddies up state legislators with the biggest business interests in the world. In Portland over a thousand people braved the freezing sideways rain to participate in a well organized (and unpermitted) march with affinity groups staging multiple actions along the route.
So you’ve heard about Seattle and the WTO but have you heard about ALEC?
Here’s the Portland Shout OUT! People thinking for themselves?!? Acting autonomously!!! Things could get veeerrrry inteerrrresting.
You’ve probably seen our short piece we did for Brian Willson’s book tour: But here is an hour long interview with him on Democracy Now! that is both harrowing and inspiring (we helped send the B-roll footage to the DN! producers):
Here’s a little video that has showed up on the International Student Movement website that chronicles a whole slew of actions against the privatization of education by students around the world. Portland State University is featured at the beginning. Big ups to the peeps in the streets!
OUR DEMANDS FOR EQUITABLE AND ACCESSIBLE EDUCATIONS HAVE NOT BEEN MET.
—RALLY TOMORROW —
OCTOBER 7th @ PSU South Park Blocks, 10am-2pm.
Three women are arrested after they occupy a downtown Vancouver Police Department station to bring attention to missing and murdered women. Ashley Machisknic, a 22 year old was found brutally murdered on September 15th, 2010. Her death is the latest to plague Vancouver’s Downtown Eastside, one of the poorest postal codes in Canada. As with her death and the hundreds of other missing and murdered women in British Columbia, the Canadian authorities have not addressed community concerns for speedy and [...]