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From the Egyptian Revolution: Appeal for international solidarity

An call for solidarity received from our comrades in Cairo Appeal for international solidarity To all the peoples of the world… To the hundreds of thousands who demonstrated against capitalist globalization and neo-liberalism… To the millions who came out against … Continue reading

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Solidarity Demonstration with the Tunisian Revolt

When: Jan 15th 11:00- 13:00 where: Tunisian Consulate San Francisco, 3401 Sacramento St. (@ Walnut) Beginning late last year, Tunisia has erupted into widespread rioting and revolt against unemployment, hunger, and state violence. After 22 year-old student Mohamed Bouazizi was prevented … Continue reading

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Riots in Tunisia escalate after a teenager is killed by the police

Riots and protests in Sidi Bou Zid Governorate in Tunisia enter their seventh day.  During the last week spontaneous protests and riots erupted in Sidi Bou Zid protesting unemployment, poverty, and austerity measures. The Riots were triggered last week by … Continue reading

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In Between Day X1 and Day X2: occupations still going strong in UK

The 24th of November (Day X) was the second day of action in defence of public education in the UK this month. Students and university staff protested, stormed public building, danced in the streets and occupied university buildings.  By the 24th, … Continue reading

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SOAS is reoccupied!

The School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London, has just been reoccupied! All love and solidarity. for updates on the occupation visit SOAS Occupation 2010 **** update: press release Central London college occupied by students over education cuts. … Continue reading

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Open Letter from UAW Bargaining Team Members Urging a NO VOTE on Contract Agreement

Repost from UCSC (grad) students organizing committee: An Open Letter to Members of UAW Local 2865 Dear Friends and Colleagues, We are members of the UAW Bargaining Team that recently reached tentative agreement on a contract with the UC.  This … Continue reading

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A New Metapolitefsi

This post was posted on Facebook by a comrade on Wednesday 17th of November , it is reposted here to be widely circulated. ********** Today ends with a police officer drawing his gun on unarmed students trying to enter a meeting. Today … Continue reading

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