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Georgia, America and the world loses Martina Correia (tags)
On December 1st, a giant of a woman lost her battle with breast cancer. Martina Correia, sister of death row inmate Troy Davis, has died at the age of 44. This film is a collection of some of her speeches in Atlanta during her fight to save her brother's life. It runs 53 minutes.
Occupy LA Interfaith Council of Elders (tags)
Nov 20th was one of the rainiest days, but a few dozen people came out to listen to speeches by several of L.A.'s prominent progressive and religious leaders.
¡Reforma Sí! ¡Migra No! Inland Empire stands with Arizona (tags)
Saturday, May 1, 2010
SAN BERNARDINO - Large crowds of people from throughout the Inland Empire gathered in San Bernardino to march for the human rights of immigrants and to denounce the racist Arizona law SB 1070. La Plaza Park on San Bernardino's east side was the point of convergence, and music and announcements welcomed the arrivees until about 11, when the ranks began making their way down the sidewalk and across the 215 bridge toward city hall, where a rally was held with music and speeches. Peaceful resistance was the spirit of the day, and careful attention to hydration and mutual respect among attendees was the hallmark of the day's beauty.
MP3 AUDIO: Speeches from the Shutdown Santa Monica Airport Rally (tags)
Uploaded are speeches by State Assembly Representative Ted Lieu and LA City councilmen; Bill Rosendahl and Paul Koretz.
Local Groups Join Forces to Oppose Gaza Offensive (tags)
Demonstration at the Federal Building in downtown L.A.
Free Tibet (tags)
It's our duty to help free Tibet.
Dear Anaheim City School District Board of Education, (tags)
Anaheim Elementary Education Association (AEEA)/Anaheim City School District (ACSD) contract negotiations CONTINUE at impasse. A rally was held at the ACSD School Board Meeting on Monday evening, August 27, 2007. Over 400 enthusiastic educators, family members, and Anaheim community members crowded the ACSD Board room to rally in support of ACSD teachers. Impassioned speakers from ACSD delivered speeches to the Board. Executive Director of Orange County Communities Organized for Responsible Development (OCCORD), Eric Altman, spoke in support of ACSD teachers and for a speedy contract settlement. This YouTube video features highlights of the Board Meeting, speeches, and rally. We are asking the public at large to show support of AEEA teachers by contacting the Anaheim City School District's Board of Education members and urging them to settle our contract NOW. firstname.lastname@example.org
Bush, Cheney, Rumsfeld speeches: A new drumbeat for war (tags)
In a coordinated series of speeches this week, the top officials of the Bush administration have begun a public campaign to smear and intimidate opponents of the war in Iraq while laying the political groundwork for dragging the American people into a new and even more terrible war—this time against Iran.
May Saw a "First" in the Anti-War Movement (tags)
"America's first woman GI to declare herself a conscientious objector, Katherine Jashinski, was denied a discharge and courtmartialed on May 23rd. She is serving a 120 day prison sentence."
Muerte o Libertad, O22-LA Speeches: En Espanol y en Ingles (tags)
Muerte o Libertad, O22-LA Speeches: En Espanol y en Ingles
critique of 3/19 (tags)
The March took too long to start, and that may have driven some people away. (esp. when RAINING!!!!)
Next: A Working Demonstration (tags)
Looking ahead to future protests. A protest by nature represents what a group is against rahter than what a group is for. A working demonstration is the reverse: it represents what a group is for. It creates a forum for positive action.
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F15 in Hollywood Video (tags)
Video of the march and speeches on February 15, 2003 in Hollywood, California
LITTLE TOKYO VIGIL #5 (tags)
Around 400 people gathered in L.A.'s historic Little Tokyo district Friday evening (28th), for a candlelight vigil against hate crimes.