Monthly Archives: June 2013

Riots Greet Obama in South Africa

shortlink:  http://wp.me/p38Pt0-f8 The honeymoon is over.  BBC reports tear gas and stun grenades deployed by SA Police at a university in Soweto where President Obama is scheduled to speak. http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-africa-23109574

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Krill (small shrimp) Kill in Oregon and California – Reasons Unknown

shortlink here:  http://wp.me/p38Pt0-f3 GRANTS PASS, Ore. — Millions of krill – a tiny shrimp-like animal that is a cornerstone of the ocean food web – have been washing up on beaches in Southern Oregon and Northern California for the past … Continue reading

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Lynne Stewart Refused Compassionate Release

Gov’t Denies Compassionate Release to Jailed Civil Rights Attorney Lynne Stewart Federal officials have denied a compassionate release to the cancer-stricken civil rights attorney Lynne Stewart. The 73-year-old imprisoned grandmother is fighting stage IV cancer that has metastasized, spreading to … Continue reading

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Courthouse Today 6PM – Celebrate Prop 8 Victory

The community is called to come to the courthouse Humboldt County today at 6pm to celebrate a victory for human rights and equality.  (June 26,2013)

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Chinese Workers Take American CEO Hostage

shortlink here:  http://wp.me/p38Pt0-eS mnemonic here:  http://urlet.com/probability.bengal Angry workers hold Florida executive captive over unpaid salary By Arturo Garcia Tuesday, June 25, 2013 9:46 EDT via Raw Story:  http://www.rawstory.com/rs/2013/06/25/angry-workers-hold-florida-executive-captive-over-unpaid-salary/ “The owner of a Florida-based medical supply company has been trapped inside … Continue reading

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Fair Wage Cafe! FREE Community Event Sat June 29, Eureka!

shortlink here: http://wp.me/p2w2NH-nL mnemonic here: http://urlet.com/trained.calculated Free Community Event FAIR WAGE CAFE! SATURDAY, JUNE 29 12 Noon to 5:00 pm Hosted by the people who wrote the Eureka Fair Wage Act. The Fair Wage Cafe is an open and casual … Continue reading

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Local Organizing Mtg 6/25 in Solidarity with Prisoner Hunger Strike/Work Stoppage to STOP TORTURE in CA Prisons

shortlink here:  http://wp.me/p38Pt0-eK Local Organizing Mtg 6/25 in Solidarity with Prisoner Hunger Strike/Work Stoppage to STOP TORTURE in CA Prisons Calling on Artists, Human Rights Advocates, Youth, Filmmakers, Radio Voices, Lovers of Justice, People of Faith, Students, Educators, Musicians, Laborers, … Continue reading

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Facebook Has Sold You Out to the Fascists -Don’t Worry If You Have Nothing to Hide

THE GLITCH DESCRIBED BELOW GIVES FACEBOOK EXCELLENT “DENIABILITY” WHEN SOMEONE COMPLAINS THAT THE NSA OR FBI HAS THEIR DATA.   “OOPS, WE’RE JUST VICTIMS TOO………” shortlink here:  http://wp.me/p38Pt0-eF mnemonic here: http://urlet.com/captain.startup Facebook Says Technical Flaw Exposed 6 Million Users By REUTERS … Continue reading

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New MERS virus spreads easily, deadlier than SARS

shortlink here: http://wp.me/p38Pt0-eA New MERS virus spreads easily, deadlier than SARS LONDON (AP) — A mysterious new respiratory virus that originated in the Middle East spreads easily between people and appears more deadly than SARS, doctors reported Wednesday after investigating … Continue reading

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“When Black Friday Comes” – Steely Dan – 1975

shortlink here: http://wp.me/p38Pt0-ew “When Black Friday Comes” – Steely Dan – 1975 Songwriters: WALTER BECKER / DONALD FAGEN [STEELY DAN] When Black Friday comes I’ll stand down by the door And catch the grey men when they Dive from the … Continue reading

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