Archive for July, 2012

Republican August Surprise terror attack at OWN Convention

Article – www.UnansweredQuestions.org

In the wake of the killing of 12 young people in a theater in Colorado and the tsunami of feverish internet postings afterwards—which leaned heavily towards either “Too bad there weren’t more guns in the theater,” and “The Government did it”—one … Read more »

Minnesota Town Bans Signs in Yards Unless They’re Pro-War

Column – David Swanson

At a festival called Peacestock in Wisconsin last weekend, I met a woman who lives in Little Falls, Minnesota. That city had forced her to take down signs in her own yard, signs that said “Occupy Wall Street,” “Back the 99 Percent” and “Boycott Monsanto.” Read more »

Historian fundraising to publish book on Occupy Christchurch

Press Release – Byron Clark

Christchurch activist Byron Clark is fundraising to record an oral history of the Occupy movement in the city. “We don’t know exactly how much the Occupy movement will change the world, but Time named ‘The Protester’ as their person of the … Read more »

Tibet’s Self Murder: Tragedy or Transformation?

Article – John Halpern and Maria Sliwa

This article was published in the Huffington Post and AlterNet on July 9, 2012 and is available for republication with attribution. Read more »

Occupy Umlazi!

Press Release – Abahlali baseMjondolo

The meeting between senior ANC representatives and representatives from the shacks in Ward 88, Umlazi, was supposed to start at 3:00 p.m. It ended up starting at 5:00 p.m. None of the senior ANC people that were expected pitched up. Only the ANC regional … Read more »

Talk Nation Radio: Alice Slater on Nuclear Weaponry

Article – David Swanson

Talk Nation Radio: Bombs Bursting in Air, Alice Slater on Nuclear Weaponry in the World Today http://davidswanson.org/node/3730 Read more »