Recent Event Highlights: On the Streets of Britain, Hip-Hop Takes Jabs at Muslim Issues, Politics - Jakarta Globe, Louisville: No One Expects the Conspiracy: Puppets and State Repression - Infoshop News, Stop Talkin' Bout a Green(washed) Revolution - Toward Freedom, Fear and loathing at the Ground Zero mosque - Hot Air (blog), G20 Seoul: There Will Be a Storm - Infoshop News, Activists, farmers oppose proposed SEZ bill - Times of India, and 313 more...
Created by dipity on Oct 3, 2008
Last updated: 10/02/10 at 07:12 PM
Jakarta GlobeOn the Streets of Britain, Hip-Hop Takes Jabs at Muslim Issues, PoliticsJakarta Globe... in Beirut for anti-Iraq war and anti-globalization movements, prompting criticism from other left-leaning groups in Lebanon opposed to Hezbollah. ...and more »
Louisville: No One Expects the Conspiracy: Puppets and State RepressionInfoshop NewsThe event closed with no easy answers, ending where we started: as long as movements of resistance challenge injustice, there will be state repression. ...
Toward FreedomStop Talkin' Bout a Green(washed) RevolutionToward FreedomWe'll need also to present a unified front that includes climate justice activists, peace activists, fair trade and anti-globalization activists and groups ...
Fear and loathing at the Ground Zero mosqueHot Air (blog)Thus, the flags of Hezbollah and Hamas are waved by people wearing Che Guevara T-shirts at most any anti-war or anti-globalization demonstration in the West ...
G20 Seoul: There Will Be a StormInfoshop NewsThis will undoubtedly become a milestone for the G-20 and within the anti-globalization movement, as South Korea becomes the first country in the Asian ...and more »
Activists, farmers oppose proposed SEZ billTimes of India... of the Jagatikikarn Virodhi Kriti Samiti (anti-globalization action committee), National Alliance of People's Movements and Aurangabad Social Forum, ...and more »
A Flowering of Subjectivities: Rethinking Antagonism in the Desert of CrisisInfoshop NewsThe antiglobalization movement largely dissolved in the tides of repression following the emergence of post 9/11 security apparatuses. ...
Political Riots Explored: Karachi and the Battle of SeattleAssociated ContentIn contrast, the WTO demonstration,s or the "Battle of Seattle" as it is sometimes called, took place when American anti-globalization activists began as ...
Rami Schandallrabble.caTommy Douglas, 1942 Lack of corporate accountability is a bedrock issue for the anti-globalization movement, as I am beginning to understand in a whole new ...
Oliver Stone on the Evolution of Wall Street: From 'Greed Is Good' to 'Greed ...Huffington Post (blog)His worry is that the "irresponsible" left's anti-globalization, populist spending policies, in the mold of Juan Peron, will lead Latin America back to the ...and more »
The World Social Forum: Canadian contexts and questionsrabble.caConceived in the heat of the surging anti-globalization movement, it summoned activists from around the world to gather in a spectacular festival of ...and more »
Building the Labour Party PakistanInternational ViewpointLPP is very keen to participate in international and regional movements and alliances. It has been part of the anti-globalization movement and has helped to ...
Where's the Street Heat on Foreign Policy?Huffington Post (blog)The anti-globalization movement put up a couple roadblocks in front of the WTO juggernaut, but neoliberalism simply marched on in different forms. ...
Copenhagen Inside-OutCounterPunchFor S&T, 'the antiglobalization movement has been brought out of its slumber' because 'anniversaries and nostalgia often trump the here and now'. ...
Opponents also await start of Vancouver GamesReuters Canada... local issues and they hope the event on Canada's Pacific Coast will become a focal point for a revitalized international anti-globalization movement. ...and more »
Interference.comDoes Bono's Activism Make Him Hero or Hypocrite? (Alternet)Interference.comOn the other hand, as the London Times noted in 2007, Naomi Klein, “the poster girl of the anti-globalization movement,” attacked “the Bono-isation of ...
The Dead End OF Climate JusticeBay Area IndymediaOn the occasion of its ten-year anniversary, the antiglobalization movement has been brought out of its slumber. ...and more »
The Canadian PressAnti-Olympic spirit: Chris Shaw the face of opposition to Vancouver's GamesThe Canadian PressVANCOUVER, BC — When the anti-globalization movement planned to target World Trade Organization meetings in Seattle in 1999, Chris Shaw took his ...and more »
Québec solidaire: Building a Left to the North of the BehemothMonthly Review... the post-Seattle anti-globalization movement and exhibit a coalition character with membership drawn from several social and political movements (eg, ...
Globe and MailNot a moment too soonGlobe and MailThe decade has seen the effective disappearance of the labor movement, the women's movement, the peace movement, the anti-globalization movement, ...
One week after the September 11 terrorist attacks, former U.S. Secretary of Defense Donald Rumsfeld was quoted as saying, “We have a choice. Either to change the way we live, which is unacceptable, or change the way they live. We choose the latter.” Full Digg post: http://digg.com/world_news/The_End_of_America_12
For centuries, writers have attempted to predict the future of the human race. Some have argued that we are destined to evolve into super-beings, others that we are turning into dim-witted goblins incapable of anything more demanding than watching TV. But according to a leading geneticist, both visions are wrong because human evolution has stopped.Full Digg post: http://digg.com/general_sciences/Human_evolution_has_come_to_an_end_says_scientist
Long awaited and slightly behind schedule for the planned October 3rd release date, the sequel to 2007's controversial Internet phenomenon is now available for viewing. Will parts 4, 5, and 6 prove to be as popular as the original documentary?
Full Digg post: http://digg.com/movies/ZEITGEIST_ADDENDUM_movie_now_available
These are the top tier families of the ruling elite. What do they all have in common? Satanism.Full Digg post: http://digg.com/people/Top_13_Illuminati_Bloodlines_Families
When U.S. companies go into business overseas, it's American workers who get stuck with the bill.Full Digg post: http://digg.com/business_finance/Outrageous_Runaway_Taxes
Ron Paul discusses the bailout of America's financial system and the role of the Federal Reserve.Full Digg post: http://digg.com/political_opinion/Sept_21_Ron_Paul_on_CNN_s_Late_Edition_with_Wolf_Blitzer
Treasury Secretary Henry Paulson called coverage of foreign banks "a distinction without a difference to the American people." Continuing: "If a financial institution has business operations in the United States, hires people in the United States, if they are clogged with illiquid assets, they have the same impact on the American people..."Full Digg post: http://digg.com/business_finance/Treasury_Now_Wants_to_Bailout_FOREIGN_Banks
"You will see that the land is black. This is where the sewage is pumped when the sewage pool from the settlement gets too full""The bulldozers came 2 years ago and started to pile dirt into a circle so that the overflow from the pool would go there""Water just shoots right out. It is destroying all of these crops on Palestinian land" Deliberate!!Full Digg post: http://digg.com/politics/Zionist_Human_Waste_When_the_Occupation_Gets_Really_Filthy
Unless we make America the country most able to innovate, compete and win in the age of globalization, our leverage in the world will continue to slowly erode.Full Digg post: http://digg.com/political_opinion/Making_America_Stupid
In a monumental ruling, a British jury acquitted six Greenpeace activists of criminal damage charges stemming from what the activists said was an attempt to shut down a coal-fired power plant. The jury decided that the activists’ action was justifiable because the plant emits 20,000 tons of CO2 every day.Full Digg post: http://digg.com/environment/Eco_Terrorism_Legitimized_by_British_Court_in_Epic_Ruling
ABC News' Jennifer Duck was trapped with the marchers on the bridge and observed many young children scared and crying. She spoke to several marchers who said they wanted to go home, but the police refused to allow any movement. Members of the media, and many trying to follow police direction were being pepper sprayed in the face. Full Digg post: http://digg.com/politics/ABC_NEWS_Police_Clash_With_RNC_Protesters_and_Journalists
Wrote Voddie Baucham, for example: "She put her child at risk, not for an official, necessary, or emergency duty as the Governor of Alaska, but because she simply `was not going to miss out on that speech.' A speech!"Full Digg post: http://digg.com/2008_us_elections/Not_All_Evangelical_Conservatives_are_Thrilled_with_Palin
Ron Paul appears on CNN's American Morning and points out the lies we are being told about economics and foreign policy.Full Digg post: http://digg.com/2008_us_elections/Ron_Paul_Obama_and_McCain_have_the_same_foreign_policy
Hundreds of anti-war protesters have demonstrated amid heavy police security in the US city of Denver where the Democratic national convention is set to kick-off on Monday. Al Jazeera spoke to five protesters about why they were marching, and their hopes that those attending the convention would listen. Full Digg post: http://digg.com/2008_us_elections/DNC_Protesters_say_no_to_war
Denver officials weren't planning to reveal details about where activists would be detained in the event of mass arrests during the Democratic National Convention until after the event had started, but those plans were quickly dashed this week when CBS 4News reporter Rick Sallinger not only revealed that protesters would be locked up in a warehouseFull Digg post: http://digg.com/2008_us_elections/Detention_camp_Setup_for_DNC_Protestors_and_Mass_Arrests
This might be Barack Obama's best ad yet -- it manages to make a coherent case against Bush-McCain economics and for Barack Obama's plan to end the war in Iraq and put middle-class families first, all in thirty seconds.Full Digg post: http://digg.com/2008_us_elections/New_Obama_Ad_Ties_Bush_McCain_Economy_To_Iraq_War
Barack Obama sought to regain the political offensive on Monday, painting John McCain as part of the problem when it comes to comprehensive energy reform. Quoting the Arizona Republican as saying that "our dangerous dependence on foreign oil has been thirty years in the making," Obama leveled one of the more direct criticisms...Full Digg post: http://digg.com/2008_us_elections/Back_On_Offense_Obama_Gets_Personal_On_Energy_Policy
The American Dream... MADE IN CHINAFull Digg post: http://digg.com/political_opinion/Patriotism_PIC
The fringe left, on the other hand, has evolved into a broader left, and become more mainstream. The political perspective of this new left is vehemently anti—Israel, and the power and reach of this movement represent a real threat to Israel, and by extension to Jews who support Israel. Full Digg post: http://digg.com/world_news/Why_Does_the_Left_Hate_Israel
I've admired Obama, but I never confused him with a genuine progressive leader. Today I don't admire him at all. His collapse on FISA is unforgivable. The only thing Obama has going for him this week is that McCain is matching him misstep for misstep. The only thing more offensive than Obama's yes vote on FISA was McCain's decision to skip the voteFull Digg post: http://digg.com/2008_us_elections/Feeling_Betrayed_Obama_s_Collapse_on_FISA_is_Unforgivable
In this very recent interview Jim Rogers says Asia is the wave of the future, the dollar is a terribly flawed currency and he doesn't want to own any, oil will certainly pass $200/barrel soon, and the (privately owned) Federal Reserve will disappear within the next decade.Full Digg post: http://digg.com/business_finance/The_Dollar_is_Doomed_and_the_Fed_s_Days_are_Numbered
Full Digg post: http://digg.com/political_opinion/Hey_Condoleezza_How_Do_I_Get_These_Nasty_Stains_Out
During my cross country drive this week I was forced into getting an oil change at Wal-Mart. I thought I knew how evil they really were, but during my hour long visit they surpassed all of my wildest expectations of evilness and they tried to steal $24 from me.Full Digg post: http://digg.com/odd_stuff/I_F_ing_Hate_Wal_Mart
It's a rigged game without a referee...
Full Digg post: http://digg.com/politics/Democrats_Ready_to_Gut_the_Constitution
Ireland vote of no to ratifying proposed EU treaty puts the project in jeopardy around EuropeFull Digg post: http://digg.com/politics/Ireland_rejects_EU_treaty
New laws will be passed by the Canadian government which will effectively OUTLAW the use of modchips and flash carts, among other things.
Please go here to see how you can change this.Full Digg post: http://digg.com/gaming_news/URGENT_MESSAGE_TO_CANADIANS_Our_way_of_life_is_in_danger
It's funny how this was a "conspiracy theory" a few months ago now is a hard fact. Full Digg post: http://digg.com/politics/A_conspiracy_theory_a_few_months_ago_now_its_a_fact
What they were looking for, Carroll says, was an informant—someone to show up at “vegan potlucks” throughout the Twin Cities and rub shoulders with RNC protestors, schmoozing his way into their inner circles, then reporting back to the FBI’s Joint Terrorism Task Force, a partnership between multiple fed agencies and state and local law enforcement.Full Digg post: http://digg.com/politics/FBI_Recruiting_Infiltrators_for_GOP_Convention_Protestors
While there has always been generational wars has Generation Y been the first generation to give us absolutely no cultural movement? No music trend, no defining films, and they brought up the Hills... that is no good. Full Digg post: http://digg.com/arts_culture/Generation_Y_Has_No_Culture
Rep. Ron Paul is still in the GOP race and even drew 16% of the vote in the recent Pennsylvania Republican primary. Now his supporters are planning to stage a "revolt" at the Republican National Convention in September, possibly with the aim of securing Paul a prime time speaking slot.Full Digg post: http://digg.com/2008_us_elections/Fox_commentator_Ron_Paul_revolt_could_be_disaster_for_GOP