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ILWU denounces Oakland Block the boat action (tags)
Peace activists at work: "Longshoremen and Clerks trying to report to work were threatened physically"
Occupiers, Stop Using Consensus! (tags)
Consensus process (the idea that a group must strictly adhere to a protocol where all decisions are unanimous) is the absolute worst idea that has ever been introduced to the activist community.
People at Spring & Aliso try to block police bus (tags)
Caller at the scene reports about 150 people there trying to block police bus from coming in
Oil giant ConocoPhillips ?pulls out? of controversial Amazon project (tags)
US oil giant ConocoPhillips has reportedly announced it is pulling out of the controversial oil block 39 in the northern Peruvian Amazon.
Resistance in Westlake: Report From The Street (tags)
"Hey J. I just got home. I got hit with a rubber bullet. I was there until 11.00 p.m. Police went on tactical alert especially after 10.00 p.m. and were really aggressive.
Video: UCLA Students Murphy Hall Sit-in (tags)
LOS ANGELES, UCLA CAMPUS – March 4, 2010 – 1:00 pm PST - At least 200 Students marched into Murphy Hall in an attempt to deliver to UCLA chancellor Gene Block a list of demands. Instead they were greeted by UCPD offices who prevented access into the chancellor’s office. Undaunted, the Students then read their demands via megaphone outside in hopes that those inside would hear them. Still with no response the Students declared a sit-in until the chancellor would come to meet with them. Uploaded is video from the action.
Freewaves new media Festival- oct 11th Eco and Bike day (tags)
Please Post: 11th Annual FREEWAVES Festival (www.freewaves.org) Announces: On Saturday, October 11 Streetwise Mobile Media Location: 6500 Block of Hollywood Boulevard We here at LA FREEWAVES are excited to announce our event called Streetwise Mobile Media. It will be held Saturday, October 11 on The 6500 Block of Hollywood Boulevard.This is part of our 11th annual week long festival along Hollywood Blvd. Get on your bike and visit us. We look forward to seeing you! This day features Eco and Bike friendly activities along the street with info tables that will profile the following groups: LA Biodiesel Coop, LA Bike Coalition- and their Bike Vallet, Bus Riders Union, LADOT Bicycle Program, The Tree People, Friends of the Los Angeles River, Park(ing) day L.A.!, Bikerwaves and the Fender Blender, The SYCONS- a Solar Power DJ group. We will be featuring street puppets, man-made parks by Park(ing) day L.A.! a Fender Blender juicer, Interactive Watershed Suitcase, a Biodiesel demo, solar powered music/performance and more. Plus FAQ's and answers, etc. The following events and performances will also be held on this day: LACE + LA Forum/Woodbury + Paul G. Gleason Theater Video screenings and installations 6:00 pm – 12:00 am 6518-6522 Hollywood Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90028; 323.957.1777 www.welcometolace.org Second City Studio Theatre Pre-Election Improv Satire shows at 8:00 pm, 9:30 pm, and 11:00 pm 6550 Hollywood Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90028; 323.464.8542 www.secondcity.com/?id=theatres/losangeles and www.etix.com Mobile Media Nightmares Reversed surveillance at MacDonald's, ballooned cameras at an altitude of 50 feet, drive by Horror projections counteract barcodes, RFID's and ID Targets. 8:00 pm – 12:00 am on Hollywood Blvd. Bike Valet by LACBC on Hollywood Blvd near Hudson St. Bicycle Bell Ensemble, Bike Cite and Bike Ballet Musical and dance performances on the street! 9:00 pm Hudson St. at Hollywood Blvd opposite LACE
Did Google Block ILWU Web Page? (tags)
CYBERSPACE, April 30, 2008 - Independent journalists and May Day organizers are wondering aloud if Google blocked access to a ILWU web page for a planned closure of West coast ports on Tuesday.
Wikileaks.org Shut Down by Government (tags)
Wikileaks.org shut down by government, at behest of bank in Cayman Islands.
As Opposition to 'Blackwater West' Grows, Author of Bestseller Blackwater Tours CA (tags)
As Local Residents and Their Congressman Move to Block Plans for ‘Blackwater West’ in California, Jeremy Scahill Author of NY Times Bestseller Blackwater: The Rise of the World’s Most Powerful Mercenary Army Launches Book Tour Across State April 26th – May 5th
Baldwin Park (tags)
El PUEBLO unido
Join the Alhambra caravan of vehicles to the Westwood Inauguration Day Protest (tags)
San Gabriel Valley Neighbors for Peace and Justice invites you to join their caravan of vehicles to the Westwood Inauguration Day Protest on Jan. 20. from Alhambra
Video of Tanks at anti-war protest in LA (tags)
Tanks on the streets of LA
Update on M 20 in LA (tags)
Police stage two fake arrests in order to provoke the black block into violence. They failed....
BUSH IN L.A. (tags)
Baby Bush made an appearance in the City of The Angels the day after Super Tuesday; rolling out his campaign tour at the historic Shrine Auditorium. His visit did not go unnoticed by the activist community, and the best and the brightest were there to make sure his visit would not go unheralded
Dec 30, 6 AM. Support grocery strikers. Possible civil disobedience in blocking trucks (tags)
Join ANSWER, LASSO, and others on Tuesday Dec 30, 6 AM in an action supporting grocery strikers Some may engage in civil disobedience to block the trucks. (Vons trucks generally load up at 6 AM hence the early time)
URGENT:Truckers Supporting Strikers Need Help (tags)
Support continued pickets at distribution centers. Don't let scab truckers get the upper hand; support striking truckers. Time is tight. Do it right now.
Latest Blocking List (tags)
If you operate a forum or news site then you should automatically block these IP adresses...
Block Away (tags)
I am in favor of IndyMedia blocking KOBE members.
LONDON Westminister Bridge blocked, 100000 Athens (tags)
Breaking News UK 18:30 London. Westminster Bridge blocked by dancing protesters. 100,000 in Athens, 15,000 block freeway in Barcelona
War Powers Abuses (tags)
Discussion of specifics regarding FBI's abuse of power.
Oxy to Leave U'wa Land (tags)
Los Angeles—At its annual shareholder meeting today, Occidental Petroleum (NYSE:OXY) announced its plans to return to the Colombian government its controversial Siriri oil block (formerly Samoré), located on the traditional territory of the U’wa people. This follows a nearly decade-long peaceful campaign by the U’wa to halt the oil project.
LA Peace Calendar (tags)
September 27, 2001 Update
LA Peace Calendar (tags)
A listing of some peace related events in Southern California
Black Bloc (or not?) in Genoa (tags)
There seems to be evidence that provacateurs dressed as black bloc were active in Genoa.
Re: Black Block Tactics, Respect Is A Two-Way Street (tags)
Groups using Black Block Tactics must work with others in the movement to insure we do not hurt each other or the cause for which we're fighting. NGO's, of course, must do the same.