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California American Mothers Honors Mary Zakrasek Ph.D. (tags)
2019 Frances Elenore Smith “Distinguished Service Award”
OUR HOUSE Grief Support Center Celebrates 25 Years with the House of Hope Gala (tags)
Honorees include This Is US and Dan Fogelman, writer & creator, The Cantor Fitzgerald Relief Fund and Edie Lutnick, President, and Jory Goldman & Family
Willetts Design & Associates Earns Coveted Gold Nugget Honors (tags)
Willetts Design & Associates earned its Merit honors for Zenyara, which was honored for Best Custom Home over 8,000 sq. ft.
24TH ANNUAL LOS ANGELES WOMEN’S THEATRE FESTIVAL HONORS COMPOSER MEGAN CAVALLARI ON MARCH (tags)
The 24th Annual Los Angeles Women’s Theatre Festival will honor composer Megan Cavallari with the Integrity Award on Wednesday, March 23rd at 7 pm at Barnsdall Gallery Theatre.
Award Winning Actor Documentary “Lion Ark” DVD Release and US Tour (tags)
“Lion Ark” tour to promote the DVD release in November
California Safe Schools Honors 11 Year Old Daniel Randall (tags)
5th Grade Student Named 2016 Environmental Health Hero
Winning streak for independent movie Lion Ark continues & (tags)
Voted the Audience Award out of all features at YES Film Festival in Columbus, Indiana
Dutchman Opens Limited Engagement at Edgemar Center for the Arts on July 15 (tags)
Tanna Frederick and Siaka Massaquoi star, Levy Lee Simons directs
Eagle-Con 2015 at Cal State L.A. (tags)
Comic book writer, actor, screenwriter Kevin Grevioux to receive Eagle-Con’s 2015 Prism Award Cal State L.A. presents its second annual Eagle-Con May 14-15
Eagle-COn 2015 (tags)
Comic book writer, actor, screenwriter Kevin Grevioux to receive Eagle-Con’s 2015 Prism Award Cal State L.A. presents its second annual Eagle-Con May 14-15
Valentine’s Screening Of Award Winning Lion Ark At Cinema Verde Film Festival (tags)
“Animal Lovers” are most definitely welcomed to come and watch.
Uncover by Yoko Ono (tags)
In his State of the Union Speech, President Obama said we should do “big things.” Well, we are already doing the biggest thing anybody in the human history could ever hope for. Together, we are creating a world of Peace, Love and Freedom, all while the negative forces try to stop us. That’s big. The way we are doing it is by being conscious of the “Power of Togetherness.” The negative forces do not have that. They are an elitist minority, dipping their heads in arrogant madness. They always play the same game – using violence, changing laws for their convenience, and seducing us with words to get what they want.
ADI awards Congressman Jim Moran the 2014 Animal Champion Award for his dedication to end (tags)
ADI General Counsel Christina Scaringe presents Rep. Moran with the ADI Animal Champion Award in Washington DC.
LION ARK ROARS AND THE AUDIENCE PURRS: RESCUE DOCUMENTARY PICKS UP SIXTH AWARD (tags)
Lion Ark wins more hearts at Palm Beach International Film Festival taking Audience Favorite Best Documentary
International Multicultural Literary Magazine Features Armenia in Spring Issue (tags)
Snowden Wins Whistleblower Award (tags)
Helen Thomas: Dead at 92 (tags)
Snowden: Nobel Peace Prize Nominee (tags)
CA Safe Schools Honors LA Unified & Local Heroes! (tags)
Honorees: Los Angeles Unified School District, Dr. Cathie-Ann Lippman, Maryhelen Torres, Luisa Leschin and Legendary Bob Baker.
UNESCO Peace Prize to a War Criminal (tags)
Israel's War Criminal of the Year Award (tags)
Medals for Murder (tags)
Aliyev Named Most Corrupt ‘Person of the Year’ (tags)
Azeri Leader Wins Dubious Distinction from the Organized Crime and Corruption Reporting Project
Highest award granted to Nicaragua Sugar in occupational safety and health (tags)
Pellas Group companies, Nicaragua Sugar Estates, owner of Ingenio San Antonio, and Compañía Licorera, producer of Flor de Caña rum, received the highest award granted by the National Council for Occupational Health and Safety to companies that stand out for providing the best and safest working conditions.
TransCanada, shocking critics, wins Nobel prize for unique climate change policies (tags)
The Nobel Peace Prize was awarded today to Canadian oil giant TransCanada for its innovative public policies on climate change and reducing greenhouse gas emissions, particularly it's recent public partnerships with community members in Texas.
March 2013 Indie Cinema Series (tags)
Student Activists Receive Gertrude Welch Peace and Justice Award (tags)
Student Advocates for Higher Education (SAHE) was honored by the San José Peace and Justice Center for the service, activism, tenacity, and courage of its students, and especially of its undocumented members. Representatives Mike Honda and Zoe Lofgren participated in the ceremony held at San José State University.
Wurstkuche Restaurant Given Worst Neighbor in L.A. Arts District Award (tags)
Wurstkuche Restaurant Given Worst Neighbor in L.A. Arts District Award for being inconsiderate egregious Neighbors since arriving in the Arts District almost two years ago.
Survival wins Hollywood award for tribal rights film (tags)
Survival International’s film ‘Mine: Story of a Sacred Mountain’ has won the award for ‘Best Short’ in the category of International Human Rights at the Artivist Film Festival to be held in Hollywood.
Lynne Stewart Given "Fighter for Justice" Award (tags)
one of many she's gotten
Nobel Politics (tags)
The Selling of the Woodrow Wilson Center (tags)
The DC-based Woodrow Wilson Center, established by Congress, has sold out to corporate America and political interests. Its president, former Congressman Lee H. Hamilton, has questionable corporate links.
Dick Cheney In LA 3/27 (tags)
Dick Cheney Coming to LA's Biltmore Hotel, (Tickets Still Available!). To be awarded the Statesmanship Award.
San José Peace and Justice Award Honors Free Gaza Pioneers (tags)
The San Jose Peace and Justice Center awarded its Gertrude Welch Peace and Justice Award to pioneers of the Free Gaza Movement who sailed the first small boats to break the Israeli siege of Gaza. The award prompted the city of Milpitas to present commendations and Congressman Mike Honda to award Congressional recognition to the recipients.
Carl Gibbs Environmental Excellence Award Presented to Robina Suwol & CA Safe Schools (tags)
Award was established in memory of former Environmental Commissioner
Join Robina Suwol, Founder of CA Safe Schools (tags)
Children’s Environmental Health & Justice Champion Speaking at Green California Schools Summit & Exposition
IF Stone: An Iconic Radical Journalist (tags)
one of America's greatest
Celebrating Philippine Independence Day (tags)
The Philippine flag acquires added prominence these days on the occasion of the observance of the Declacration of Philippine Independence.
Corporate Front Group gives “Defense of the American Worker” awards to Anti-Worker - Legis (tags)
EXPOSED: Senator Richard Burr and U.S. Representative Howard Coble below have among the worst records in Congress on workers’ rights. How Dare they accept an award t on “Defense of the American Worker”.
Eworld Music and the Award Show Confusion (tags)
Eworlde Companies, Inc brings confusion to the long standing LA Music Scene with new award show for lesser known artists, the Hollywood Music Awards.
UFOetry to perform UFO Rock Opera at LA Music Awards after party (tags)
Award winning UFOetry will be performing their Multi-Media UFO Rock Opera at the after party for the 18th Annual Los Angeles Music Awards on November 20th, 2008 in the Music Box Theatre in Hollywood.
'Alternative Nobels' go to indy journalist Amy Goodman, activists (tags)
A U.S. journalist Amy Goodman, a Swiss-born doctor and activists from India and Somalia were named on Wednesday as this year's winners of the Right Livelihood Award, also known as the "alternative Nobel."
Support WTLC - Screening of AUGUST EVENING (tags)
A special screening of the movie August Evening, the film. You will have an opportunity to view this award winning film before its public release. Please join us and help us spread the word to all your wonderful contacts. Thank you and see you all there!
GABNet Chair Annalisa Enrile receives award from V-Day Movement (tags)
GABRIELA Network (GABNet) National Chair, Dr. Annalisa Enrile was honored by the Fiipino Women's Network and Eve Ensler's VDAY foundation as a "Vagina Warrior" for her work in stopping violence against women.
USC Students Present University with 'College With(out) a Conscience Award' (tags)
USC Students to Put on Mock Award Show in Protest of Sweatshop Conditions in USC Apparel Factories
Nobel Hypocrisy (tags)
The shameful awarding of the Peace Prize to a war criminal
S.F. Assemblymember Leno Speaks on Same-Sex Marriage (tags)
San Francisco Assemblymember Mark Leno was the keynote speaker at the predominantly Queer San Diego Democratic Club's Freedom Banquet fundraiser October 6. He talked about the bill for marriage equality for same-sex couples he's pushed through the California legislature twice, the likelihood that Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger will veto it (as he did in 2005) and the various radical-Right initiative proposals to ban marriage for same-sex couples in California forever.
Charo To Receive Life Time Achievement Award At Los Angeles Music Awards (tags)
The Los Angeles Music Awards' 17th Annual Even November 29, 2007
Tom Hayden receives first-ever Los Angeles Free Press Lifetime Dedication Award (tags)
Tom Hayden receives first-ever Los Angeles Free Press Lifetime Dedication Award
Tom Hayden is given the Los Angeles Free Press Lifetime Dedication Award (tags)
The New York Times book review has said; Hayden is "the single greatest figure of the 1960s student movement.”; Nicholas Lemann, national correspondent of The Atlantic has written "Tom Hayden changed America"; Forty years later he was described as "the conscience of the Senate" by the political columnist of the Sacramento Bee; When he retired in 2000 after eighteen years, including chairing the committees on higher education, labor and environment, he received the longest farewell of any legislator in memory, according to the Los Angeles Times; "His journey is our journey through the tumultuous and disillusioning decades, He is our Everyman, he is us." – Seattle Post-Intelligencer
Peregrine Enters Contract Negotiations With U.S. DTRA for Hemorrhagic Fevers (tags)
Dow Chemicals new slogan says it all (tags)
America's drug companies and chemical manufacturers have become expert at creating slogans and catch phrases to disguise the deadly effects of their products, but Dow Chemical's latest offering wins the award for creativity.
Senator Joker Arroyo puts down proclamation as like Famas award night (tags)
Sen. Joker Arroyo on Thursday likened the proclamation rites of 10 winning senators to a “Famas award” night, with election officials as presentors and leading men. Arroyo snubbed the affair held Wednesday evening at the Philippine International Convention Center, but denied it was because his friend Sen. Ralph Recto lost in the election.
TransUnity Pride - show & awards (p. 1 of 2) (tags)
Trans-Unity Pride 8 —"Everything Changes"—was the eighth annual celebration for transgender, transsexual, gender-queer and cross-dressing individuals and all those who love them. The weekend-long event includeds rallies, performances, transgender-sensitive short films, friendly vendors and an environment that can be appreciated by youth and adults. Workshops and discussion groups led by well-known advocates on topics such as political activism, healthcare access, substance abuse, career planning and youth .
U.S. bars victim of torture from entry to receive award (tags)
The American police state is starting to look more and more like the police states of Nazi Germany, the Soviet Union gulag and the iron fist rule of Red China.
What Muslims want (tags)
The Los Angeles County Human Rights Commission recently voted to nominate Dr. Maher Hathout to receive the John Allen Buggs Humanitarian Award. Of the fourteen member board, 5 were absent at the vote, 5 abstained and ONLY FOUR of the commissioners voted---all in favor of giving the award to Dr. Hathout. No other candidate was nominated or discussed. This despite the fact the award ceremony $100/plate dinner would be held Oct 5, during the month of Ramadan when Muslims traditionally fast. Despite this, the Muslim Public Affairs Council purchased $5000 of luncheon plates and did NOT ask the commission to postpone the award.
THE 2005 RULING: PLANNED PARENTHOOD V. A.C.L.A. (tags)
The ACLA was so called convicted on threat statutes; also ordered to pay a HUGE civil award.) (This was the anti-abortion case-thing....
Mad Madeleine (tags)
Mad Madeleine Cosmam, Ph.D. JD passed away on March 2, 2006. She died of complications from scleroderma - hardening of the skin and muscles.
Ozone Hole Site Wins EPA Award (tags)
2006 Stratospheric Ozone Protection EPA Award Winner needs your help!
FORGOTTEN WAR A PHOTOGRAPHIC EXHIBITION (tags)
An exhibition of photographs by world-renowned VII Photo Agency photographers who recently traveled with Doctors Without Borders/ Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) in Democratic Republic of the Congo in order to shed light on the suffering of the Congolese people as . . .
Frank Wilkinson, Presente! (tags)
Frank Wilkinson, civil liberties activist, died 2 January 2006.
BOYCOTT ISRAELI APARTHEID TERRORISM (tags)
An Appeal to all Citizens of the World:
UFOetry recieves "Music Video of the Year Award (tags)
"We Never Went to the Moon" directed by John Lee recieve the award for "Music Video of the Year" at the 15th Annual Los Angeles Music Awards.
ENMOD and the Selling of America by Political Traitors (tags)
Legendary Stevie Wonder Receiving the 2005 Literary Award (tags)
The 10th Annual Black Writers on Tour 2005 Conference is coming to Los Angeles. Saturday, April 2, 2005 LAX Radisson, 6225 West Century Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90045 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. WWW.BlackWritersOnTour.com Call: (323) 750-3592 (323) 750-2886 (fax) The theme for this year is "Literacy is Everybody's Business: Who Will Tell Our Story". The 2005 Literary Award will be presented to the Legendary Mr. Stevie Wonder. Also highlighted are the Children of Legends who write. Malcolm X's daughter, Ilyasah Shabazz, author of "Growing Up X", Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.'s daughter, Yolanda King, author of "Open My Eyes, Open My Soul: Celebrating Our Common Humanity," and Muhammad Ali's daughter, Maryum "May May" Ali, author of "I Shook Up the World." Dr. Claud Anderson will be the luncheon keynote speaker. Luncheon tickets are $45.00. Get your tickets while they last. You can order via telephone with any major credit card. Call (323) 750-3592. Ask for Dr. Rosie Milligan. Thanks so much.
Protest against Donovan Jackson verdict in Inglewood (tags)
Should cops beat up minority teens and become millionaires? Say no, by protesting the verdict at Inglewood City Hall
Friends of the Raymond Theatre Receives 2004 President's Award from California Preservatio (tags)
New Child Actor Awards Announced (tags)
A new award is added to the Hollywood award season calendar with CARE 2005 (Child Actor Recognition Event) slated for Universal Studios Hollywood in March 2005.
Internet claim on Bush award disputed (tags)
This is an expose of the validity made by a Web site that said President Bush, when serving as an officer in the Texas Air National Guard, wore a ribbon he was not authorized to wear.
NICHOLAS BAKER RECIPIENT OF LOS ANGELES TIMES "ABOVE & BEYOND " AWARD (tags)
TWELVE YEAR OLD STUDENT RECEIVES LOS ANGELES TIMES AWARD FOR COMMUNITY SERVICE
Indybay Nominated for Activism Webby (tags)
Indybay was nominated for a Webby award in the Activism category. Cast your vote in the People's Voice contest! Voting ends May 7.
MONDAY 11AM Picket Luncheon Honoring Arnold (tags)
Join a picket outside the Women of Los Angeles luncheon on Monday honoring Arnold Schwarzenegger with their Highlight Award. The picket will be in support of the dozens of women who have come forward with charges of sexually battery against the Governor and in support of the women, children, elderly. health care workers and college students that will become victims of Governor's proposed budget cuts if they are past.
Wanted: 100 New Friends in L.A. Area (tags)
Wanted: 100 New Friends in Los Angeles (and environs) to organize and attend The Fund for Authentic Journalism’s first fundraising event, and the announcement of the 2004 scholarship recipients....
3rd Annual Pixie Nominations Honor Online Films and Animations (tags)
On the heels of an earlier than usual Oscars, the Directors Board of Broadband Motion Pixure Arts and Technologies today released nominees for its 3rd Annual Pixie Awards, which honor achievement in online and broadband motion picture production.
Ventilation no help against second hand smoke (tags)
Toronto pub's ventilation system exchanged the air 10 times an hour, but to reduce the second-hand smoke dangers to acceptable levels would require at least 34,000 air changes per hour.
The Award on Drugs (tags)
It's unclear how recognizing Limbaugh fits into the Claremont Institute's mission "to restore the principles of the American Founding to their rightful, preeminent authority in our national life."
Limbaugh to Receive Award 11/21 in LA (tags)
Protest Rush Limbaugh's "Award" in Los Angeles
Taco Bell Strikers Get RFK Humanitarian Award (tags)
I'm reposting this press release from the CIW. The organizers of the strike, who started out as field workers, got a big award!
LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT HONORS FOR ACTOR, JOHN SPENCER AT THE 2003 TEMECULA FILM FESTIVAL (tags)
The 2003 Temecula Valley International Film & Music Festival (TVIFMF) is proud to announce John Spencer will be receiving recognition for his outstanding acting career in TV/Film as he is presented a Lifetime Achievement Award, joining other honorees Diane Ladd, Etta James, A.C. Lyles, Penelope Spheeris and Dr. Howard Suber.
ETTA JAMES TO RECEIVE LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD AT TEMECULA VALLEY INT'L FILM &MUSIC FEST (tags)
The 2003 Temecula Valley International Film & Music Festival (TVIFMF) is proud to announce Etta James will be receiving recognition and honors for the field of music, as she is presented the Lifetime Achievement Award at the annual Black Tie Awards Gala , 6:30 p.m. on Saturday, September 13, 2003 at the Ponte Family Estate Winery (35035 Rancho California Road, Temecula).
The Sheeple of the Week award (tags)
Yes, we've all seen them. Perhaps we even know some of them personally. They certainly get a lot of press these days. And now they have their own award.
List of Iraq Reconstruction Contracts (tags)
Included is the Company name, Award amount based on maximum cap figure, Agency awarding the contract, date of the Request for Proposal, the Award date and the Nature of the work to be undertaken. If any pre-planning was known, its indicated. References are available at bpost.
New Baldwin Play-LA Weekly Pick of the Week (tags)
The Pacifica Radio Archives Benefit Performance of JAMES BALDWIN DOWN FROM THE MOUNTAINTOP A New One Man Play Written & Performed By CALVIN LEVELS Tony Award Nominated Actor Making his Los Angeles Theater Debut *Levels intense stage presence beguiles* Pick of the Week - LA Weekly
Pacifica Radio Archives to Host New Play About James Baldwin (tags)
Pacifica Radio Archives is holding a special event -- a benefit performance of JAMES BALDWIN DOWN FROM THE MOUNTAINTOP, a new one-man play written and performed by Tony award-nominated actor Calvin Levels, depicting the rich, impassioned life of the great novelist, playwright, essayist and civil rights activist.
An Open Letter to Michael Jackson (tags)
May Day Breakfast w/ Big Business Execs (tags)
World Trade Week in LA includes a hearty breakfast with well-marbled executives. Join them at the trough!
RCP's Bob Avakian Father Judge Avakian Dead at 88 (tags)
Appointed a Superior Court Judge of Alameda County in 1964, he made a landmark ruling abolishing the Alameda County jury selection test that effectively barred African Americans from serving on juries. After retirement from the bench in 1980, he took various Judicial Council assignments.
ANTI-INTERNMENT EVENT IN LITTLE TOKYO (tags)
To commemorate the 1942 Internment of the entire Japanese American Community... and to Protest the current Detention of Arab American & American Muslims, a DAY OF REMEMBRANCE will be held February 16 on the very spot in L.A.'s Little Tokyo where Japanese Americans were rounded up and shipped off to Concentration Camps.
Anarchists Steal "News" Award at the Webby's (tags)
Anarchists stormed the stage at the Webby's, stealing an award for online "News" reporting. Indymedia had been nominated for an award in "Activism" ( many comments at sf link)
The Shortwave Report 5/18/01 ¡LISTEN GLOBALLY! (tags)
A 30 minute review of international news stories recorded from a shortwave radio. (13.6MB/29:44)Free to rebroadcast. Radio Netherlands, Russia, China, Germany, and Cuba.Latin America, Star Wars, Palestine, Italian President, electoral fraud in US, Hypocrisy Award.
A Humanitarian Award for The Gap Founder Don Fisher? (tags)
On Tuesday, October 17, 2000, Donald Fisher, founder of The Gap, received a humanitarian award for his work with children's charites here in the United States. These protesters marched outside the Beverly Wilshire Regent Hotel in Beverly Hills where Fisher received the award, concerned that a man whose company depends on sweatshop and child labor perhaps should not be termed a "humanitarian."