fix articles 11313, staples
"The Circus is in Town!" (more photos) (tags)
A six-day protest against Ringling Bros. begins at Staples Center.
Occupy L.A.- HOW TO DONATE (tags)
Occupy L.A. needs donations of food, supplies, and money. This post tells exactly what is needed and how to deliver it.
Grey Staples Memorial Web Page (tags)
This is a web page in honor of Grey Staples who died this year.
LAKERS WIN, LA FOLKS RIOTS (tags)
As the EPCC NEWS expected, the Los Angeles Lakers victory in the NBA championships ended with the Los Angeles Police Department officers clashes with rowdy fans. The EPCC said, "this is only a symptoms of the economic crisis and the people's anger on the stringent budget cuts, public services cut and higher rates that the government ( from the federal to the city) is imposing on the people of LA. Don't ever believe the official line that the Lakers victory is the sole cause of these disturbances." The EPCC NEWS noticed that the LAPD brought large numbers of officers into the Staples Center area hoping to avoid a repeat of last year's looting and violence. This was the magnet for violence. The mere presence of the police incites people to attack the LAPD.
Lakers Fans Victory Party in the Streets Gets Crazy (tags)
Summary of reports from the streets of last night’s Lakers victory celebrations:
STAPLES STATIONARY STORES ARE FEELING THE HEAT! (tags)
STAPLES STATIONARY STORES ARE FEELING THE HEAT! Delivery Truck in Garden Grove, CA Attacked by Animal Liberation Front for Supplying Animal Testing Company
Dixie Chicks Headed This Way (tags)
Headed this way - - the legendary Dixie Chicks.
Liberal Extortion Tactics (tags)
Despite all their idealistic rhetoric about "tolerance," liberals are among the most intolerant individuals.
Noonday shows danger walks among us (tags)
Krar and Bruey were selling firearms, ammunition and anti-Semitic, anti-black and anti-government books and pamphlets to right-wing extremists. Since their arrest, Krar has pleaded guilty to possession of a chemical weapon, and Bruey has pleaded guilty to conspiracy to possess illegal weapons.
Activists Convince Staples to go Old-Growth Free (tags)
After feeling pressure from more than 600 protests at Staples stores nationwide, tens of thousands of letters and calls to the company's CEO, and news coverage across the country, office-supply giant Staples, Inc. announced Tuesday that it will meet the demands of the Paper Campaign and move towards forest friendly paper sales
Corporate responsibility (tags)
Tuesday, Oct. 1st- Nationwide call-in day to get Staples to stop selling products made from old-growth forests!! Call 1.800.536.6676 to let Staples know that as the largest, and fastest growing office supply chain in the US, they have a responsibility not to sell our old-growth forests as office paper and pencils!!
Environmentalists Haunt Staples CEO Tom Stemberg on Halloween (tags)
On Halloween night, a group of activists dressed as the ghosts of chopped-down forests, went trick-or-treating in the neighborhood of Staples CEO Tom Stemberg. In a fun and safe action, they gave out candy and information on Staples' environmental practices throughout the neighborhood.
PARTY ON FRIDAY!! (or sunday) (tags)
There is a party over here, fuck you over there....
Day Four and a big Bridge to the Homeless Convention (tags)
As an outsider, I don't know all the history and background between the National Homeless Convention, D2KLA, and the IMC. But I do know that Thursday's candlenight march is not to be missed...
Police Attack Organized Labor at Staples Rally; Leaders Demand Apology (tags)
Monday night's Staples Center rally was an officially sanctioned labor event. Labor has been and will remain an essential component of the Seattle coalition regardless of the wishful thinking of some. When the LAPD attacked those attending the Staples Center rally, they were also attacking organized labor. We demand an apology. An injury to one is an injury to all!
Staples Rally: Three Cheers for the Canadian Press! (tags)
Eye witness account of the Staples Center ambush by Globe and Mail's LA correspondent, Doug Saunders. The Globe and Mail is Canada's national newspaper
LAPD Propaganda vs. The Truth (Assault on Protesters at RATM Rally) (tags)
Unmasking the cover-up of the delegate-induced sweeping of the protest area. Media swallows LAPD story despite lack of proof that rock-throwing preceded charge of the light brigade.
Organizers call for investigation into indiscriminate police violence (tags)
Organizers from the IMC, Shadow Convention, ACLU, Green Party, D2KLA, Global Exchange and others band together to call for an investigation into last night's outrageous use of police force against demonstrators and concert-goers.
The trigger-happy three LAPD at the fence (tags)
The names of the 3 LAPDofficers who fired the most at the Staples Center fence - prior to the larger police riot.
CENSORSHIP IN FULL SWING (tags)
IMC DENIED ACCESS TO STAPLES CENTER
CENSORSHIP IN FULL SWING (tags)
CENSORSHIP IS ALIVE AND WELL AT DNC 2000.
trees as weapons? (tags)
NPR and others report, among other hysteria's, that trees around Staples Center are being cut down because protesters "might use them as weapons."