Posts tagged: solidarity

FIVE MONTHS AFTER THE AYOTZINAPA MASSACRE

AVISO EN ESPAÑOL ABAJO IT’S BEEN FIVE MONTHS AFTER THE AYOTZINAPA MASSACRE February 26th will mark five months of the Ayotzinapa students’ massacre. The organized crime embedded in the Mexican government keeps providing false and contradictory versions of these facts that we cannot and should not forgive. They wanted to bury the truth and turn […]

Tuesday Jan 6, 2015 Rally in D.C.

Sorry for last minute notice. Here is the message below. We are everywhere! FoBW There is still time for you to invite friends in Washington today Saturday for Tuesday rally! Also, our 20+ people delegation from New York supporting Ayotzinapa will be traveling and rallying all day long. We don’t have any resources except our […]

Distortion of the fight against the “Drug War”

by domestic Insider NGOs. Excellent report here by Bruce Dixon for Black Agenda Report entitled “Obama & Holder Win Court Case, Keep Thousands in Prison Under Unfair 80s Crack Sentencing Laws”. Soon to come, we hope to have an expose of foreign Insider NGOs that are serving to prolong and even benefit from the ‘Drug […]

(Eng/Span/French) Journalist who fled abroad describes protective mechanism’s flaws

Journalist who fled abroad describes protective mechanism’s flaws Reporters Without Borders is today releasing a video interview in which Verónica Basurto Gamero, a young independent journalist who used to be based in Mexico City, explains why she had to flee abroad at the start of March. She also criticizes the new Federal Mechanism for the […]

BREAKING: Arrest of one of Brad’s alleged killers

There was a new arrest in Oaxaca last night, of Lenin Osorio Ortega, allegedly involved in Brad’s killing– there is a press conference there TODAY, taking place @ 13:30 Oaxaca time, in front of the offices of La Experimental. Not sure whether this might be another frame-up or not (This editor – Robert K – […]

Friends Successfully Meets with Senator Schumer For Accountability- Take Action to Help!

Great news! Friends of Brad Will met with Senator Schumer yesterday in Brooklyn to urge his support of accountability for the murder of U.S. journalist Brad Will and others murdered in Mexico by Mexican government paramilitaries and bring the Merida Initiative to his attention and urge he speak out against it. The Merida Initiative known […]

Friday February 22nd, 2008 in , , , , | No Comments »

Brad Supported this- International Solidarity TODAY

Free The Mapuche Political Prisoners! 1/29/08 NYC……Protest the Chilean Consulate!!! Tues. Jan. 28th, 2008 10am! For 500 years, The Mapuche have resisted the colonial oppressors. Whether, Spain or Argentina or Chile the history of this proud nation has been one of resistance and struggle. Under Pinochet, the Chilean government enacted terrorism laws against some forms […]

Tuesday January 29th, 2008 in , , , , , , | No Comments »

Saturday Roving Garden Party for the Community Gardens. June 16th 2:00pm

Dear Friends of Brad, Benjamin here. I am helping coordinate the Saturday Roving Garden Party for the Community Gardens. I wanted to find out if a member of your group would like to come and bring a puppet of Brad for the parade. Brad was a constant in the NYC garden movement. His writing on […]

WILL THE US CONGRESS FINALLY REACT TO THE MURDER OF BRAD WILL?

Friends of Murdered US Journalist in DC Advocate for Investigation and End to Impunity The Friends of Brad Will attended the Subcommittee on the Western Hemisphere Oversight Hearing Overview of U.S. Policy Toward Latin America on March 1st to press for the appropriate investigation of the murder of US journalist Brad Will in Oaxaca, Mexico […]

Friday March 2nd, 2007 in , , , , , | No Comments »

Oaxaca workshop Tuesday- February 20, Providence, RI- 6pm

Taking it to the Streets A Workshop & Report from Oaxaca with Alfonso, Member of CIPO – RFM (a Magonista indigenous organization in Oaxaca) & Eric Larson IWW delegate, recently returned from Oaxaca “This part of Santa Lucia is enemy territory. It is near Barricade Three, the Príista attack of last Friday, and the site […]

Friday February 16th, 2007 in , , , , , | No Comments »

Community Radio Stations Under Fire – Arrests- Death Threats- Mexico – IPS

http://www.ipsnews.net/news.asp?idnews=36425 MEXICO: Community Radio Stations Under Fire Diego Cevallos MEXICO CITY, Feb 2 (IPS) – One of the 12 community radio stations operating legally in Mexico has literally come under fire, and its journalists have received death threats and been arrested; another has received warnings for covering the activities of social movements; and a third […]

Friday February 16th, 2007 in , , , | No Comments »

First city-wide meeting of the newly formed NYC Oaxaca Solidarity Network

IN THESE MINUTES- TRUNCATED IN THE INTEREST OF PUBLICATION: 1) Next General Meeting 2) Recap — Key Decisions 3) Mtg Agenda ****************** 1) SAVE THE DATE! Next NYC Oaxaca Solidarity Network General Meeting Sunday, January 7th, 6pm – 8:pm St. Marks Church, 10th St and 2nd Ave ********* 2) DEC 14 MTG — KEY DECISIONS […]

Friday December 15th, 2006 in , , , , , | No Comments »

DEC16: ACTION MTG FOR DEC 22 and ART/PROP MAKING IN SUPPORT OF OAXACA

At the NYC Oaxaca Solidarity Network meeting last night (roughly 80 folks in attendance from a variety of groups) there was agreement around coordinating a New York City response to the Zapatista call for global solidarity actions in support of Oaxaca on December 22nd. Please join us tomorrow, Saturday – WHAT: ACTION MTG FOR DEC […]

Oaxaca Solidarity/Solidaridad Benefit Sunday 12.17.06 2pm – 12am

Oaxaca Solidarity Benefit / Solidaridad con Oaxaca Sunday 12.17.06 2pm – 12am Julia de Burgos Cultural Arts Center 1680 Lexington Avenue (corner of 106th Street) (esquina de la Calle 106) $5 -$10 Suggested Donation (no one turned away) Coperacion Voluntaria (ninguno rechazado) more info check out: www.elenemigocomun.net All proceeds go to sending media resources and […]

Tuesday December 12th, 2006 in , , , , | No Comments »

Mon, Dec 11: Oaxaca Report-back and Discussion with Barucha Calamity Peller & Friends

8pm, Monday December 11 16 Beaver st. 4th floor (directions) Barucha Calamity Peller, who has participated in anti-authoritarian collectives in Mexico for the past 4 years, has just returned from Oaxaca where there has been a widely defended popular uprising and where dozens of people have died and disappeared in this past week alone. She […]

Thursday December 7th, 2006 in , , , | No Comments »

Oaxaca Solidarity/Solidaridad Benefit: Sunday, 2pm – 12am

A full day of art exhibits, screenings, spoken word, folkloric danzantes, live music, hip hop… $5 -$10 Suggested Donation (no one turned away) Coperacion Voluntaria (ninguno rechazado) Julia de Burgos Cultural Arts Center 1680 Lexington Avenue (corner of 106th Street) (esquina de la Calle 106) New York, NY 10029 (212) 831-4333 Oaxaca Solidarity Benefit / […]

Wednesday November 29th, 2006 in , , , , | No Comments »