Rasmea Yousef Odeh goes to trial: Interview with her lawyers

NLG attys. Michael Deutsch and Jim Fennerty are representing ‪#‎RasmeaOdeh‬, whose trial begins Tues. Listen to their interview with WBEZ Worldview, which broadcast today: "There's a basic injustice in this case which is founded on FBI and US government surveillance and repression of people who are engaged in First Amendment activity," Deutsch said. ‪#‎Justice4Rasmea‬ WBEZ's More

Excerpt from The Violence of Organized Forgetting by Henry A. Giroux

In The Violence of Organized Forgetting: Thinking Beyond America’s Disamignation Machine, the newest book published by City Lights, Henry A. Giroux explores the intersections of political power, popular culture, and new methods of social control. By ADMIN   CityLights   August 12, 2014 Giroux examines how neoliberal discourse (that is economic liberalism, not political liberalism) and the commodification of More

Noam Chomsky | The Sledgehammer Worldview

Closer to home it is harder to ignore the consequences of U.S. state terror. There is now great concern about the flood of children fleeing to the U.S. from Central America. ...Obama has proposed a humanitarian response to the tragic influx: more efficient deportation. Do alternatives come to mind? Monday, 07 July 2014 00:00By Noam Chomsky, More

Noam Chomsky | The Sledgehammer Worldview

Closer to home it is harder to ignore the consequences of U.S. state terror. There is now great concern about the flood of children fleeing to the U.S. from Central America. ...Obama has proposed a humanitarian response to the tragic influx: more efficient deportation. Do alternatives come to mind? Monday, 07 July 2014 00:00By Noam Chomsky, More

BethAnne Nelson: Humanity at the Border

 It is an act of peace, a necessary act of justice, for us to provide care to them when they are in need.  Immigration is a peace and justice issue. Immigration is a feminist issue. By BethAnne Nelson  WAMM Newsletter   Spring II Nothing but experience can really capture the truth of the desert. It More

[Video] Defining Terrorism…Media Style

Mistakes, Miscues, & Islamophobia    Thom Hartmann [youtube=http://youtu.be/7i6dcmiLBTE]  TheBigPictureRT· Published on Apr 24, 2013 Barry Nolan, Journalist/Filmmaker joins Thom Hartmann. In the near wall-to-wall coverage of the Boston terrorist attack and subsequent manhunt last week - the mainstream media once again missed the mark. Did the media fail the American people - and will there ever More

Jon Stewart Takes Fox News to Warp Speed on Boston Bombing Trial

Jon Stewart Comedy Central Click to watch a video of the show:  The Daily Show with Jon Stewart ESTHER ZUCKERMAN    APR 25, 2013  The Atlantic Wire On The Daily Show last night, Jon Stewart explained how, in the wake of the Boston bombing and at the beginning of the controversial prosecution of Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, Fox News went all willy More

American arrested for human smuggling to be sentenced> Joe Callahan

American arrested for human smuggling to be sentenced Joe Callahan drove a couple from El Salvador to the Pigeon River border near Thunder Bay CBC News    Posted: Nov 1, 2012 8:39 AM ET  American Joe Callahan at the Ontario Court of Justice in Thunder Bay where he pleaded guilty to aiding and abetting two people More

American arrested for human smuggling to be sentenced> Joe Callahan

American arrested for human smuggling to be sentenced Joe Callahan drove a couple from El Salvador to the Pigeon River border near Thunder Bay CBC News    Posted: Nov 1, 2012 8:39 AM ET  American Joe Callahan at the Ontario Court of Justice in Thunder Bay where he pleaded guilty to aiding and abetting two people More

Several arrested at immigration enforcement protest in Chicago

Several arrested at immigration enforcement protest Link to video of arrests PHOTO: Several arrests at immigration enforcement protest By Antonio Olivo       Chicago Tribune reporter August 17, 2011  During an emotional hearing about a federal immigration enforcement program that has generated controversy nationwide, about 40 protesters, several of the in the country illegally, marched outside a downtown union More

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