Tag Archives: indigenous people

JOHN PILGER: The War on Venezuela is Built on Lies

A war has been declared on Venezuela, of which the truth is “too difficult” to report.

Mary Beaudoin: Flooding Wall Street

People demand system change, not climate change. When world leaders gathered at a preliminary meeting on climate change at the UN headquarters in New York, and one day after hundreds of thousands (estimates range from 311,000 to 400,000) people marched in the Climate Convergence, there was a coordinated effort to demand accountability for the corporate […]

Ann Wright: Renowned World Leaders and Activists Say “Don’t Give Up!”

“If you take action, you can be a greater peace with yourself and your own conscience”  — Archbishop Desmond Tutu By Ann Wright (about the author)  OpEdNews.com  September 5, 2014   The Elders  (image by Ann Wright) The Elders are a group of leaders who were brought together in 2007 by Nelson Mandela to use their […]

▶ Neil Young: Mother Earth [Music]

Thanks to Bruce Gagnon, Organizing Notes Sunday Song Subscribe or “Follow” us on RiseUpTimes.org. Rise Up Times is also on Facebook! Check the Rise Up Times page for posts from this blog and more! “Like” our page today. Find us on Twitter at Rise Up Times (@touchpeace). Rise Up Times is also on  Pinterest, Google+ and Tumblr.  neilyoungchannel  Published on Jan 29, 2014 […]

Chiapas: Peace Caravan

Chiapas: Caravan to the South Day 3    SIPAZ Drawings for peace (@SIPAZ) The third day of the journey of the Carvan for Peace in Chaipas began with a visit by a commission of the Movement for Peace with Justice and Dignity to the Zapatista caracol of Oventic.  A member of the Good-Government Council (JBG) gave […]

WAMM: An apology to the indigenous people of the United States and the people enslaved by the United States

An apology to the indigenous people of the United States and the people enslaved by the United States  WAMM acknowledges the enormous wrong done by the United States to: 1) the Indigenous people of this country whose land and lives were taken from them by the Europeans who “discovered” it and 2) the African people […]