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Operating on the wisdom that we win or lose one generation at a time, the Community READY Corps calls for a week of Black Solidarity beginning ... 2/22/18 6PM-8PM SoleSpace 1714 Telegraph Avenue, Oakland: Mr. Davis' Classroom Come learn your Black history with educator, activist and artist Hodari ...
FILE - In this Jan. 28, 2018 photo, dozens of people supporting the occupants of the Coco Palms property in Wailua on the island of Kauai in Hawaii link hands in solidarity as the 6 p.m. deadline for the court-imposed order vacating the property approaches. Native Hawaiian activists, who claim to be ...

The Enough! National School Walkout will work like this: At 10 a.m. March 14 in every time zone, participants will leave their schools and gather in the streets for 17 minutes. Organizers suggest participants wear orange in a show of solidarity and to honor victims' who have lost their lives to gun violence.
Expressions of migrant solidarity through the #1DayWithoutUs campaign sought to counterbalance xenophobic sentiments, offering a multiplicity of .... @The3Million - an activist group focusing on the three million EU citizens currently working in the UK - and other migrant associations and activist groups.
"SNCC's experiences in Mississippi would have a profound effect on the way many activists viewed the rest of the world," Kelley states, referring to the .... continued these connections have been central focal points to solidarity, ones that have allowed Southern activism to be positioned through collective ...
28, 2018 photo, dozens of people supporting the occupants of the Coco Palms property in Wailua on the island of Kauai in Hawaii link hands in solidarity as the 6 p.m. deadline for the court-imposed order vacating the property approaches. Native Hawaiian activists, who claim to be descendants of Kauai's ...

FILE - In this Jan. 28, 2018 photo, dozens of people supporting the occupants of the Coco Palms property in Wailua on the island of Kauai in Hawaii link hands in solidarity as the 6 p.m. deadline for the court-imposed order vacating the property approaches. Native Hawaiian activists, who claim to be ...
Gurung, whose name has become synonymous with female-led activism, showcased his Fall 2018 line inspired by the 'superheroines' in his life, female-dominated societies like the matriarchal Mosuo tribe of China and India's activist Gulabi Gang -- 'a community of female activists who adorn themselves in ...
The CRBZ was largely set up by activists from the Ezequiel Zamora National Campesino Front (FNCEZ) and Simon Bolivar National Communal Front (FNCSB). Today, it is one of the largest radical currents within Chavismo, with a presence in 14 states (out of 23). CRBZ national coordinator Kevin Rangel ...
Hurriyat (M) delegation visits slain activist's home, expresses solidarity ... Meanwhile, an APHC spokesman paid rich tributes to the prominent pro-freedom activist Ghulam Muhammad Bulla on his 34th martyrdom anniversary stating that the way Bulla was "annihilated" by the then government deserves all ...
In this June 10, 2017 photo Solidarity freedom movement of the 1980s hero Wladyslaw Frasyniuk attends an anti-government demonstration in Warsaw, Poland. Frasyniuk, now an opposition activist, was detained by the police for a few hours Feb.14, 2018 in connection with an investigation on scuffling ...
It's a natural extension of the #MeToo movement for those marking a day of activism, politics and female solidarity. Sara Becker of Brooklyn, New York, formed a group called Nasty Galentines after President Donald Trump's election in 2016. Last Galentine's Day, she hosted a craft party where several ...
The Israelis, four members of a group called "Academia for Equality," were there in a show of solidarity and to witness the public trials of nearly 150 ... Not only have Turkish authorities taken an unexpectedly harsh line with even international activists and organizations in recent years -- the Turkish chair of ...
For this reason, Terri Ginsberg, a film scholar and a Palestinian solidarity activist, charges that The Insultseeks to legitimize Israel. "The Insult is a vehicle of Zionist ... "For these activists, boycotting The Insult is consistent with the divestment aspect of the BDS Call," Ginsberg writes. With its slick production ...
Over 750 students from across the country this past weekend attended the 23rd annual Black Solidarity Conference at Yale. ... Queens" and culminated Saturday night with a keynote address by Janet Mock, a prominent social activist and co-creator of the #BlackLivesMatter twitter hashtag and movement.
On January 30, students United for Palestinian Equal rights gathered on the campus of the University of Washington in Seattle to stand in solidarity with Palestinian teen activist Ahed Tamimi. January 30 was the date that Ahed Tamimi was scheduled to be sentenced for slapping an Israeli officer outside ...
Thousands of solidarity activists from all across the Democratic Federation of Northern Syria defied a threat of bombardment by the Turkish State on February 6 to stand in solidarity with the resistance in Afrin. An Assyrian representative from Deir ez-Zor in Syria's east who attended the rally said: "We say no ...

It was meant to be a "solidarity exchange" between Guam and Okinawa ahead of the long-planned Marine relocation to Guam. Representatives from local activist groups spent a week on the Japanese island learning about how their Okinawan counterparts have dealt with the U.S. military presence there.
Wearing "RESIST" buttons and carrying "SOLIDARITY" posters, about 50 Ithacans attended the "Stop Criminalizing Our People" rally at the Commons. ... "As we talked with other fellow activists and organizers, we decided to come together and bring several movements together under the umbrella of ...
He is just one of several activists around the country who have been detained or deported after publicly fighting to change the system. ... Immigration activist Ravi Ragbir walks with supporters during a Solidarity Rally Against Deportation at Foley Square near the Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) ...
Tep Vanny is a brave social activist who has done nothing but peacefully stand up for her community. She should be released immediately and unconditionally, not forced to spend two and a half years in jail. "The criminal proceedings against Tep Vanny have been deeply flawed from the start. She has ...
Peshawar: The Kashmir Solidarity Day was marked Monday across Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and the Federally Administered Tribal Areas (Fata) with the renewed pledge to lend moral support to the people of India-held Kashmir in their struggle for freedom. NOWSHERA: The activists of the Muttahida ...
A Weekend Trifecta for activists - Defending Chicano Park, Building New Leadership, and Labor Solidarity ... There's more to politics than working for a win in elections; community activism, education, and coalition-building go a long way toward getting desired results at the ballot box and improving ...
Ragbir is victim of the federal government's crackdown on immigrants, and he joins a growing number of prominent activists who are being targeted for ... from activism and toward getting Democrats elected, but it will be important to continue building our activist organizations and networks independent of ...
Kenya editors Guild chairman Linus Kaikai (left) converses with his lawyers at Nation Center on January 31, 2018. There were claims that police were out to arrest him over statements against harassment of journalists. PHOTO | JEFF ANGOTE | NATION MEDIA GROUP ...
As an Israeli left wing activist, Zamir feels that he has a complicated relationship with America and American Jews. America supplies "the weapons to the IDF and makes a lot of money off supporting the occupation. However, he is very appreciative of those American Jews who come to Israel in solidarity ...
President Donald Trump on Friday addressed the Anti-Abortion March for Life via satellite from the White House. Trump touted a number of steps his administration has taken to restrict access and funding for certain types of abortions. Yet the official show of solidarity belied Trump's complicated relationship ...
One year ago, an estimated million women descended on Washington, D.C., the day after President Donald J. Trump was inaugurated; between 3 million and 4 million women marched in cities around the globe in solidarity. In 2018, the focus has turned from protest to a call to action: In the United States, ...
The rally is scheduled to begin at 11 a.m. ET with musicians and civil rights activists meeting at the reflecting pool in front of the Lincoln Memorial for speeches, ... The women's March Rome, designed to show solidarity for the protection of civil and social rights, women's rights and the environment included ...
One day after President Donald Trump's inauguration, thousands of women gathered in Nashville to march in solidarity with the historic Women's March in Washington, D.C., for women's rights, human rights, immigration reform, health care reform and more. Women all over the world marched on Jan.
But Alvarez, a veteran activist who marched against the Vietnam War as a teenager, knew the march - no matter how big, no matter how energizing - was .... However, the last several months also have brought a dose of reality, testing the endurance of those new to activism and impatient for change - and ...
20, 2017, women's rights activists have been reveling in the spotlight, starting the day after the inauguration when nearly one-half-million people marched on ... Cassidy said that Vermonters can focus their efforts on other states through volunteering at phone banks or donating money to activist causes.
An interfaith prayer service was followed by a rally featuring song and poetry and addresses by activists from the sponsoring organizations, including attorneys for some of those detained at Guantanamo, few of these charged with any crime and some cleared for release years ago. Despite his declaration ...
With no experience in political activism, she had helped organize a bus full of women to go from Mobile to Washington. .... Canadian activists who held marches in solidarity with the Women's March on Washington were outraged when American activists with Women's March Inc. in New York registered the ...
This month, the Israeli government announced that activists affiliated with 20 organizations, including my organization CODEPINK, would be banned from entering Israel and the occupied ... Over the years, I have stood in solidarity with both Palestinians and Israelis trying to build a truly democratic nation.
Many Americans, including myself, were inspired to play a better-informed role in politics through activism. Consequently, social media became a medium through which sympathizers could express their opinions and solidarity digitally. Hashtags such as #NoBanNoWall and #MuslimsAreWelcomeHere ...
Mohammad Absi, head of "Etharrak" anti-normalisation campaign and member of Al Wihda Popular Party, said 2017 was eventful as political activists in Jordan stood in solidarity with activists in neighbouring countries and supported their movements. "The year [2017] started with the solidarity move with ...
Two members of the Partido Obrero (workers' Party) have been arrested, and several activists from other organisations (including members of parliament) have been indicted. The International Marxist Tendency expresses its solidarity with the comrades, demands the end to all repression and calls on ...
"This act of solidarity was not just about going to the Golden Globes in a black dress, but standing together for concrete policy change - getting rid of the $2.13 wage that in many states means you've got a 70% female workforce living entirely on tips. States that require women to be paid the full minimum ...
Rosa Clemente, who attended the Golden Globes with Susan Sarandon, is an activist and independent journalist focusing on issues affecting black and Latinx communities. She's the president and founder of Know Thy Self Productions, which produces community activism tours that center around hip-hop ...
Over 750 students from across the country this past weekend attended the 23rd annual Black Solidarity Conference at Yale. ... Queens" and culminated Saturday night with a keynote address by Janet Mock, a prominent social activist and co-creator of the #BlackLivesMatter twitter hashtag and movement.
As black-power activist Stokely Carmichael is quoted as saying, "If a white man wants to lynch me, that's his problem. If he's got the .... White people in and adjacent to poverty have solid grounds for this type of solidarity; they are directly victimized by a politics that relies on racist rhetorical appeals. The cycle ...
A booze battle is brewing between B.C. and Alberta after the premier of Alberta announced a boycott of all B.C. wine. And now with Justin Trudeau's weighing in on the dispute , when will there be a resolution? Jordan Armstrong reports.
The language in the resolution is purposefully broad and inclusive, explained Max Geller, a Palestinian Solidarity Committee organizer, because the group's strategy was to encapsulate "joint struggle," despite the effort being led by a group with a focus on BDS. That broad language allowed the activists to ...
A vigil in solidarity with New York families facing deportation turned into a rally calling for the release of a local immigrant rights leader who was ... "I am at 26 Federal Plaza in support of Ravi Ragbir, immigrant rights activist, community leader, husband and father, who has been detained by ICE," he tweeted ...
'Every Thursday people around the world wear black as a symbol of strength and courage, representing our solidarity with victims and survivors ...
I miss the solidarity of standing with labor and community allies protesting the country's largest private employer of miserably-paid workers.
"I felt angered because I know we [activists] could have been able to go and ... of Ndifuna Ukwazi said, "We're here to implement solidarity.
Scores of JKLF leaders and activists staged a march in Maisuma area of Srinagar after Friday prayers to express solidarity with Hurriyat leaders ...
It marks the start of 16 days of activism to end violence against women ... videos and a "solidarity booth" - a repository for written thoughts and ...


Have you ever wanted to bang a nail and didnt have a hammer? What did you do? Maybe you looked in the garden shed or popped down to the DIY.

If you live in the countryside in Africa, you might have to think of something else. Theres nothing in the garden shed except a bush knife and a hoe. The market might be a days walk away and a hammer costs two weeks wages.

Tools for Self Reliance is doing something about this. Today, hundreds of TFSR volunteers in Britain collect, refurbish, and ship tools and sewing machines to six countries in Africa.

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