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[l] at 10/18/19 11:00am

The bill advocates ending the U.S. blockade of Cuba, which began 59 years ago, and for the normalization of relations between the two countries.

The post Bill introduced in NYC Council to end blockade of Cuba appeared first on Liberation News.

[Category: Analysis, cuba]

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[l] at 10/17/19 1:43pm
Anakbayan public launch graphic

On Oct. 6, Anakbayan San Diego celebrated the relaunch of their local chapter at the Centro Cultural de la Raza — a symbolic space of allyship, comradery, and culture.

The post San Diego builds solidarity with Philippines movement facing repression appeared first on Liberation News.

[Category: Analysis, imperialism, philippines]

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[l] at 10/17/19 1:43pm
Anakbayan public launch graphic

On Oct. 6, Anakbayan San Diego celebrated the relaunch of their local chapter at the Centro Cultural de la Raza — a symbolic space of allyship, comradery, and culture.

The post Anakbayan relaunches San Diego chapter appeared first on Liberation News.

[Category: Analysis, imperialism, philippines]

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[l] at 10/16/19 11:44am

Protesters gathered in Newark, New Jersey for a rally and 3-mile march up to the detention center organized by the Resist the Deportation Machine Network on Oct. 12 to demand the closure of the ICE concentration camp in Essex county.

The post Newark protesters: Democratic Party machine an accomplice in Trump’s war on immigrants appeared first on Liberation News.

[Category: Militant Journalism, ICE, immigrant rights]

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[l] at 10/16/19 11:16am
Ceremonial music and dance

On Oct. 12, dozens of folks gathered at Larsen Field in San Diego to protest the 25th anniversary of Operation Gatekeeper.

The post San Ysidro protests 25th anniversary of Operation Gatekeeper appeared first on Liberation News.

[Category: Militant Journalism, immigrant rights, latin america]

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[l] at 10/16/19 7:51am
Chicago school teachers, staff, and community members rally on October 14 as union negotiations continued. Photo by Liberation News.

The unions are ready to fight, and when we fight, we win!

The post Chicago teachers prepare to strike appeared first on Liberation News.

[Category: Militant Journalism, chicago, education system, labor]

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[l] at 10/15/19 12:29pm

The Party for Socialism and Liberation urges its supporters to write the warden to demand an end to this brutal lockdown. 

The post Leonard Peltier subjected to unjust lockdown in prison: Write to the warden now! appeared first on Liberation News.

[Category: Guest statements, Leonard Peltier, political prisoners]

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[l] at 10/13/19 9:42am
Telesur

Stand with Ecuador’s working people fighting to reject institutions and solutions that reinforce and serve the imperialist ruling class. 

The post Ecuador’s masses rise up against neoliberal policies appeared first on Liberation News.

[Category: Analysis, ecuador]

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[l] at 10/12/19 6:16am
Indigenous People's Day, Seattle, 2015. Liberation photo.

Holidays which commemorate Christopher Columbus and other figures whitewash the genocide these colonizers spearheaded.

The post Celebrate continuing resistance on Indigenous People’s Day appeared first on Liberation News.

[Category: Analysis, Indigenous peoples struggles]

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[l] at 10/11/19 10:41am
Erdogan and Trump. Public domain image.

Down with the Turkish invasion! U.S. and Turkey out of Syria and the Middle East! 

The post U.S. and Turkey out of Syria — No to the NATO invasion! appeared first on Liberation News.

[Category: PSL Statement, anti-war, syria, turkey]

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[l] at 10/11/19 10:39am
TKP

AKP is committing a great crime for the last eight years. AKP disregards the sovereignty of another country.

The post TKP statement: Hands off Syria! appeared first on Liberation News.

[Category: Guest statements, syria, turkey]

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[l] at 10/10/19 11:21am
U.S. Forest Service photo.

On Oct. 8, Pacific Gas & Electric company shut off power to 800,000 people across Northern California.

The post PG&E utility shuts off power to 1.5 million people appeared first on Liberation News.

[Category: Climate Crisis, environment, living conditions]

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[l] at 10/7/19 4:58pm

The corporate media message (and preference) was clear: Unconditionally offer forgiveness even when it is not premised on meaningful change and lasting justice.

The post Murderer Amber Guyger gets a hug from judge and racist media appeared first on Liberation News.

[Category: Analysis, anti-racism, dallas, police brutality, texas]

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[l] at 10/7/19 12:27pm

On October 7, protesters gathered in front of immigration and Customs Enforcement headquarters in Washington, D.C. for a candlelight vigil in response to the death of a 37-year-old Cameroonian asylum seeker who died in ICE custody.

The post Vigil: Justice for Nebane Abienwi! Cameroonian migrant dies in ICE custody appeared first on Liberation News.

[Category: Militant Journalism, cameroon, ICE, immigrant rights]

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[l] at 10/6/19 4:22pm

The deepening conflict over the impeachment of President Donald Trump is a struggle between factions of the capitalist ruling class and its governmental apparatus.

The post For the people’s movement, impeachment offers road map to nowhere appeared first on Liberation News.

[Category: Analysis, impeachment, Trump, ukraine]

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[l] at 10/6/19 4:20pm
La subsecretaria de Estado Victoria Nuland y el embajador de EE.UU. Geoffrey Pyatt con el presidente ucraniano Petro Poroshenko, a quien llevaron al poder en el golpe de 2014. El entonces secretario de Estado John Kerry se encuentra en el fondo. Foto: Departamento de Estado de EE.UU., 4 de junio de 2014

El conflicto cada vez más profundo sobre la destitución del presidente Donald Trump es una lucha entre facciones de la clase dominante capitalista y su aparato gubernamental.

The post Para el movimiento, juicio político es hoja de ruta a ninguna parte appeared first on Liberation News.

[Category: Español, Trump, Ucrania]

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[l] at 10/6/19 4:00pm

Close observers had expected that the US would try to block Rodríguez from speaking as part of its effort to delegitimize her government. Yet Rodríguez ultimately appeared at the podium to deliver a jeremiad against US meddling in her country’s affairs and what she called “capitalist violence.”

The post How Venezuela defeated Washington’s coup attempt at the United Nations appeared first on Liberation News.

[Category: Guest Analysis, venezuela]

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[l] at 10/5/19 11:01pm
Activists hold banner that reads "Business as usual = death" in New Hampshire.

Mass direct actions targets coal plant.

The post 69 activists arrested demanding shut down of Bow, New Hampshire coal plant appeared first on Liberation News.

[Category: Militant Journalism, environment, new hampshire]

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[l] at 10/5/19 10:44am

“El mundo enfrenta crisis sin precedentes..." dijo Gloria La Riva al anunciar su candidatura presidencial de 2020.

The post Campaña presidencial 2020 lanzada: Candidatos socialistas Gloria La Riva y Leonard Peltier appeared first on Liberation News.

[Category: Español, La Riva / Peltier 2020, elections, socialism]

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[l] at 10/4/19 1:23pm
Protesters reject Operation Clean Sweep

Steel barricades continue to section off parts of Atkinson Street in Boston’s South End, creating a militarized backdrop for the brutal and sustained mass eviction.

The post Boston march rejects ‘Operation Clean Sweep’, attacks on the homeless appeared first on Liberation News.

[Category: Militant Journalism, boston, health care, living conditions]

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[l] at 10/4/19 1:02pm
Activists rally on the steps of New Haven City Hall, holding banners.

“¿Que queremos? ¡Ciudad Santuario! ¿Cuando? ¡Ahora!” was the chant that rang out from the steps of New Haven City Hall on Oct. 2, as a crowd of 50 people gathered to demand immediate action from the Board of Alders on an ordinance establishing strong sanctuary city legislation.

The post ‘This is an emergency:’ New Haven demands a real Sanctuary City appeared first on Liberation News.

[Category: Militant Journalism, connecticut, immigrant rights]

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