fix articles 9564, disobedience
Lon Snowden's letter to President Obama (tags)
Dear Mr. President: You are acutely aware that the history of liberty is a history of civil disobedience to unjust laws or practices. As Edmund Burke sermonized, “All that is necessary for the triumph of evil is that good men do nothing.”
Civil disobedience outside of Obama fundraiser calls for "Not One More" deportation (tags)
Friday, June 7, 2013
SANTA MONICA - Hundreds gathered and 11 were arrested--many of them risking deportation--in an act of civil disobedience calling on President Obama to usher in the planned legalization of millions of undocumented immigrants by halting all deportations. Protesters gathered to decry other issues as well, including the imposition of the Keystone XL oil pipeline. The day's events were marred, however, by a shooting spree that occurred just blocks from the protests that took the lives of five and injured several more.
Organized Non-violent Civil Disobedience vs. OWS (tags)
I'm all for organized non-violent civil disobedience but that is not what Occupy Wall St. has been doing.
Agents Provocateurs at Protests (tags)
Agents Provocateurs - what and who they are.
Occupy Riverside Solidarity Actions with November 2 General Strike (tags)
Wednesday, November 2, 2011
RIVERSIDE (CA) - In a day of actions in solidarity with the Oakland general strike, called in response to vicious police violence, Occupy Riverside stepped action up.
DeChristopher Pre-Sentence Statement (tags)
The future is in good hands with young men like Tim DeChristopher, sentenced to 2 years in prison, a $10,000 fine and probation after continued Bush prosecution by Fascist Obama's Justice Department. His pre-sentencing statement is below.
Lawyers’ Guild Forum on Nonviolent Resistance: Participant, Attorney & Observer (tags)
The National Lawyers’ Guild hosted a forum on nonviolent resistance and civil disobedience at the Thomas Jefferson School of Law in downtown San Diego February 23, and discussed the issue from three points of view: attorney Alex Landon, protest participant Zakiya Khabir and legal observer Rachel Scoma.
Santa Barbara Residents to Protest Anti-Immigrant Arizona Law (tags)
Protesters will be demanding that the local city council take action by divesting from Arizona. Several will conduct a peaceful Civil Disobedience
¡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.
Oct 15: LA Citizens sit-in, risk arrest at Blue Cross (tags)
Citizens sit-in, risk arrest at Blue Cross insurance office in Los Angeles Sit-in is part of a national mobilization to end insurance abuse and win health care for all What: Sit-in at Blue Cross office to launch national campaign of nonviolent civil disobedience to end insurance abuse and win health care for all When: 10am, October 15, 2009 Where: 801 S. Figueroa Street, Los Angeles, CA 90017 Who: Citizens and health care providers who are fed up with insurance company greed are calling for real reform, Health Care for All.
Chicago Civil Disobedience for Medicare For ALL (tags)
Clips from all over about this action. There's supposed to be one in LA on the 15th, but I haven't heard a peep about it. What's going on?
Los Angeles Teachers Stage Civil Disobedience at Downtown Headquarters: Extra Photos (tags)
A second set of photos from the May 15th U.T.L.A civil Disobedience http://la.indymedia.org/news/2009/05/227078.php
Los Angeles Teachers Stage Civil Disobedience at Downtown Headquarters (tags)
Educators Suffer Arrest and Possible Censure in Civil Disobedience
Trial of One of Largest Mass Arrests Protesting Iraq War Begins Friday (tags)
Washington, D.C., June 20, 2007 – The trial of fourteen of the 222 citizens arrested during the March 17 Christian Peace Witness for Iraq civil disobedience in front of the White House will begin Friday, June 22 in Superior Court. The civil disobedience was one of the largest single civil disobedience actions at the White House, and the Christian Peace Witness was the largest Christian peace demonstration since the beginning of the Iraq war four years ago.
The Declaration of Peace Calls for Nationwide Nonviolent Civil Disobedience to stop the occupation of Iraq.
Boycott All UFPJ and IA Activities (tags)
This weekend's so-called peace rally in Washington D.C. will simply amount to aa enormous waste of time
International/national Peace a Week of Actions (tags)
For immediate release For further information: September 18, 2006 Steven Gibson, (213) 489-1900 ext. 114 email@example.com Georgie Noguera, (213) 489-1900 ext. 120 firstname.lastname@example.org Week of Action in Support of National Declaration of Peace Culminating in Civil Disobedience to Shut Down Armed Forces Recruitment Center
The Importance of Civil Disobedience in Post-Katrina New Orleans (tags)
Citizens of New Orleans are taking it upon themselves to enforce the right of return with everyday acts of civil disobedience. Public housing residents in particular are fighting back. HUD is attempting to shutter all of public housing in New Orleans, but residents have forced the reopening of Iberville Housing Development, and have attempted reoccupation of two other developments.
Action In Support of National Declaration Of Peace (tags)
Week of Action in Support of National Declaration of Peace Culminating in Civil Disobedience to Shut Down Armed Forces Recruitment Center Monday, September 25th (10 am – 1 pm) 7060 Hollywood Blvd.
Police arrested TEN students at the University of California-Riverside (tags)
At midnight, police arrested TEN students at the University of California-Riverside for participating in a non-violent civil disobedience
Phone Interview with Anti-war Activist Steven Gibson (tags)
In this interview Steven Gibson discusses the philosophy of Non-Violent Civil Disobedience, his experiences from his most recent action on Monday outside the offices of California Senator Fienstien, government spying on activists and how people who want to take part in non-violent civil disobedience or provide support can help.
Court Rules Against South Central Farm, Immediate Support Needed! (tags)
SCF to be Evicted
Stand by South Central Farm---the time is NOW! (tags)
TIME IS NOW, prepare for civil disobedience.
South Central Farmers Civil Disobedience Training (tags)
2nd Civil Disobedience Training -longer- Friday, 04 November 2005 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 4, 2005 For more info (909) 605-3136 10:34 PST JOIN OUR CIVIL DISOBEDIENCE AGAINST THE CITY OF LOS ANGELES, “STRIP-MALL” DEVELOPER RALPH HOROWITZ and THE LOS ANGELES SHERIFFS’ DEPT. Who: The South Central Farmers and Cindy Anderson For more info (909) 605-3136 What: 2nd Civil Disobedience Training When: Nov. 6th 2005, @ 12:00 noon 41st and Alameda
ALERT! South Central Farmers in Danger of Being Forcefully Removed (tags)
On October 19, the Superior Court of the state of California declined to hear the petition of the South Central Farmers against the city of Los Angeles, and the real estate developer, Ralph Horowitz.
Interview: Jodie Evans of CodePink on civil disobedience protests (tags)
A 15 minute telephone interview with Jodie Evans of CodePink. A short discussion about last Monday’s anti-war civil disobedience protests in front of the White House and the course of the growing anti-war movement.
I Was Arrested but the Real Crime is the Corporate Hijacking of Our Democracy (tags)
Every time I engage in non-violent civil disobedience against an oppressive government, I revel in the power that we the people actually have. If more people engaged in civil disobedience more often, we would change the oppressive power structure much more quickly. I have been charged with trespassing on private property and the failure to obey a reasonable order by the police. But you and I know that the real crime is the corporate hijacking of our democracy.
Hacktivists Deface Dare.com in Act of Electronic Civil Disobedience (tags)
Hackers have targeted dare.com in political protest of the criminalization of marijuana, the hypocrisy of the war on drugs, and the indoctrination of today's youth through the DARE program.
Civil Disobedience, Ten arrests in SMC (tags)
In Santa Monica, California, today Thursday, February 19th, six women and four men got arrested in an organized civil disobedience action in support of the grocery striking workers. Other similar actions were taking place at the same time at different locations in Los Angeles. Public figures showed up to support the strikers. The former mayor of Santa Monica was among the people arrested. Also the actress Jamie Lee Curtis joined the march from 3rd Street Promenade to the Vons on Lincoln and Broadway where the civil disobedience action took place.
civil disobedience is civil defense (tags)
Civil Disobedience Training at UCLA
Von's hq. Civil disobedience arrests (tags)
Von's headquarters in Arcadia.800-1,000 on the picket line. Civil disobedience arrests.
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)
It's Not Easy Confronting King Coal (tags)
The CONVERGENCE of environmental, social and economic justice elements in mountaintop removal provided common ground among the forest protection and coal activist communities.
US Nobel laureate Slams `Looting' Bu$h Regime, Urges Mass Civil Disobedience (tags)
Nobel prize winner George Akerlof, professor economics at UC Berkeley, calls Americans to protest and civil disobedience. The war on Iraq helped to the record $455 billion federal budget deficit. The tax cut went in the wrong direction giving money to the super-rich.
Photo: Non-Violent Civil Disobedience- Wed. April 16th, downtown LA (tags)
non-violent civil disobedience
BTL:Thousands Engage in Nonviolent Civil Disobedience to Protest Iraq War (tags)
Interview with Gordon Clark, coordinator of the Iraq Pledge of Resistance, conducted by Between the Lines' Scott Harris
PHOTOS: CIVIL DISOBEDIENCE DOWNTOWN THIS MORNING A2 (tags)
The women that chose to get arrested today showed an amazing ammount of bravery. The whole action was very moving, from the march of the Interfaith Coalition folks, to the civil disobedience action.
NATIONAL DAY OF DIRECT ACTION APRIL 7TH (tags)
In our collective efforts to build a mass movement of principled non-violent resistance to the U.S.-led war on Iraq, Direct Action to Stop the War (San Francisco/Bay Area) is calling a National Day of Direct Action and Civil Disobedience to Stop the War at Home and Abroad.
The Peace Movement is Being Hijacked by the Liberals? (tags)
It's very easy after all hard work has been done for those that have without any democracy involved to take the reins of the peace movement and steer it nose first into the ground.
Call to ARRESTED and VICTIMS of Police Brutality (tags)
We are trying to compile a list of group info for all of those arrested for civil disobedience in relation to the war protests and all those injured by the police.
Abuse of Indiemedia board (tags)
Unfortunately someone has been abusing this board and posting false statements in my name.
NYC Plans SF-Style City Shutdown 3-27 (tags)
Thursday March 27th at 8am. Die in at Rockefeller Center in protest of the war on Iraq. Massive civil disobedience campaign called for throughout New York City by organizing groups. Keep up the pressure!
I was arrested for peace (tags)
Account of participant in Saturday March 22nd's civil disobedience in protest of the war. This is a call to others to get arrested in the name of peace.
27 Arrested in Los Angeles (tags)
Twenty-Seven People from Across LA Arrested in Nonviolent Civil Disobedience for Peace
Twenty-Seven People from Across LA Arrested for Peace Downtown (tags)
Twenty-Seven People from Across LA Arrested in Nonviolent Civil Disobedience for Peace Interfaith Service and Antiwar Action at Downtown Federal Building
(1) Pic of Westwood Civil disobedience Arrests , Wed. March19 (tags)
(2) Pic of Westwood Civil disobedience Arrests , Wed. March19
(2) Pic of Westwood Civil disobedience Arrests , Wed. March19 (tags)
Pic of Westwood Civil disobedience Arrests , Wed. March19
(3) Pic of Westwood Civil disobedience Arrests , Wed. March19 (tags)
Pic of Westwood Civil disobedience Arrests , Wed. March19
Bombing may start thisweekend -Calls for civil disobedience in UK (tags)
"... the first bombing of Iraq could even begin over the weekend..." 'Alternative Parliament' calls for outbreak of civil disobedience. Protests to be in every town and city centre.
Civil disobedience at Raytheon shows American & Iraqi casualties of war (tags)
Civil disobedience targets weapons manufacturer in El Segundo.
March 5 National Moratorium Against the War (tags)
this has been called in unity with the National Youth and Student Peace Coalition check www.notinourname.net for planning meetings
17 Arrested in Civil Disobedience Die-In Downtown (tags)
TODAY: 17 Arrested in LA's First Ever Civil Disobedience Opposing Iraq War
100 arrested at UN opposing immoral war (tags)
NEW YORK – “War against Iraq is unjustifiable and immoral. It will cost thousands of innocent lives, Iraqi and American. And I will do everything I can to stop it.” So said Rabbi Michael Fineberg before his arrest on the steps of the U.S. Mission to the United Nations, Dec. 10.
oppose iraq war like gandhi (tags)
use civil disobedience strategies
Statement of the Disobedients' Lock-In in Seville (tags)
Manifesto produced by the disobedients presently locked into a church in Seville to support and draw attention to the lock-in and hunger strike of immigrants in that city.
Virtual sit-in against HLS animal cruelty (tags)
Electronic Civil Disobedience [ECD] is a legitimate form of non-violent, direct action utilized in order to bring pressure on institutions engaged in unethical or criminal actions. Starting Friday, June 14th, at 6:00pm Pacific time, such an action was commenced against Huntingdon Life Sciences. VISIT www.huntingdonsucks.com for details. PARTICIPATE
Ireland: 'opposition' leader gets pie in face" (tags)
Fine Gael leader Micheal Noonan, received a much needed sweet+sloppy snack courtacy of a kindly custard thrower
Civil Disobedience (tags)
YO IMC - Plea Bargain Accepted 5 pm 8/22 (tags)
The arrestees in the U'wa civil disbedience, Critical Mass and the Ramparts civil disobedience (which isn't everyone) accepted a plea to a 415 "disturbing the peace" for time served.
FBI definition of "Terrorism." (tags)
The FBI's definition of "terrorism," appears to include civil disobedience. Go to www.fbi.gov, and go to search, type "Domestic Terrorism" in the search engine space, and hit go, then look through it all, peticularly the first one on the list.
Pacifists Admit Conspiracy to Promote Nonviolence (tags)
The War Resisters League, a 77-year-old pacifist organization, responds to the charges of Philadelphia Police Chief John Timoney by acknowledging that it conspires to promote nonviolence.
Civil Disobedience at LAPD Ramparts (8/16/00) (tags)
Police arrest and carry away an individual who has gone limp in an act of civil disobedience at the LAPD Ramparts station.
Civil Disobedience at LAPD Ramparts (8/16/00) (tags)
With linked arms, individuals risking arrest made their way to the entrance to the Ramparts station and sat down in civil disobedience.
strret actions-and strategies (tags)
Read more carefully (tags)