Saturday, October 31 at 11:00am – 2:00pm Today, Halloween… at Tom McCall Waterfront Park, Just south of the Hawthorne Bridge https://www.facebook.com/events/1464581957203740 Tom McCall Waterfront Park, Just south of the Hawthorne … Continue reading
…For the past several years polling data has revealed that the vast majority of Americans want tougher gun controls – beyond enhanced background checks and bans on military-grade weapons or limits to high-powered magazines.
This Morning, Racists Burned a 7th Black Church Near Ferguson Sabrina Joy Stevens | October 22, 2015 “You can burn down the building, but you cannot break our body.” Facebook … Continue reading
22 never-before-seen cellulose nitrate negatives documenting the life of Antarctic explorers a 100 years back
“We, the public, are told the peace officers we hired to protect and serve are so afraid, cowardly and terrified that we must let them shoot first and ask questions later. I don’t buy it. We deserve better. And we should continue to take it to the streets until we can safely occupy our communities and live in peace.”
“In other words, if people knew what was going on, they would stop it. This argument is exactly backwards. If transparency would lead to widespread public opposition to a trade agreement, then that trade agreement should not be the policy of the United States.”
TPA Vol. XXXV, Number 6 June 2015 http://www.ThePortlandAlliance.org/2015/June
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“”If I can quote Alice Walker, ‘The biggest way people give up power is by not knowing they have it to start with.’ And that’s true, for the environmental movement, the student movement, the antiwar movement, health-care-as-a-human-right movement—you put us all together, we have the potential for a Tahrir Square type event, and [to] turn the White House into a Green House in November.””
Kevin Moore and two members of Cop Watch –Chad Jackson and Tony White – have been arrested tonight in Baltimore. Kevin Moore filmed the police brutally arresting Freddie Gray.
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