Support BAMN’s summer training program for young civil rights leaders

he following is from “By Any Means Necessary” or BAMN. Dear Civil Rights Supporter: Your help is needed TODAY to help sponsor low income young people from across the country to  participate in an intensive summer training program for young civil rights leaders. To meet the type of talented, compelling student leader who is working […]

Nativo Lopez: Legalization or No Reelection

Nativo Lopez is the National Director or Hermandad Mexicana Latinoamericana and the National President Mexican American Political Association (MAPA). He prepared the following English and Spanish versions of this speech for the massive May Day march and rally in Los Angeles. Sadly, the conservatism of the liberal immigrant rights groups, coupled with the sectarianism of […]

Educating WaPo on LAPU, Open Letter with Resources for Jay Matthews

“Soviet style elections” — Ben Austin in response to parents and communities choosing community school plans over corporate charters. The Washington Post’s Jay Matthews is a education columnist, who with absolutely no sense of irony, maintains a blog entitled “Class Struggle.” I mention the irony since Matthews is a pro-charter-voucher corporatist, who has never seen […]

Charlie Sheen Pushes for a Real Investigation

Charlie Sheen is pushing for a real investigation of 9/11 and pointing out that the Bush Administration’s investigation ignored key facts.   Check out his message to the President.   For more information, see this link.     If you want to know why we have to put up with cover-up style “investigations” and beg government […]

Shopping While Black at Wal-Mart

Felony Charge for Cutting in Line While Black in Missouri By Michael I. Niman, Progressive Populist 9/1/09 http://mediastudy.com/articles/pp9-1-09.html In a perfect world, Heather Ellis would seem like a source of pride for her hometown of Kennett, Mo. As a high school honor student she earned a position on the National Honor Roll and was recognized […]