Waving signs such as “NoBama” and “No oil here; move on”, South Africans protested the visit of US President Obama for his war crimes, his global warming policies, etc. http://www.theblaze.com/stories/2013/06/29/thousands-protest-obamas-arrival-in-south-africa/
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My wife and I were married by a gay friend. Her partner was from another country as is my wife. But in the case of our friend, her partner had come here […]
Canadian tar sands project — Obama appears to be preparing to okay Keystone Pipeline It’s been quite a few weeks for news here in the United States. First, Edward Snowden revealed that […]
Reminder to SF Bay Area Residents: Meeting on Sunday, June 23 Capitalism & the Disaster of Hydraulic Fracking Sunday, June 23; 10:30 a.m. Niebyl Proctor Library, 6501 Telegraph, Oakland
On, June 18th, the People of Boulder witnessed an amazing turn of events that will have ripple effects across the State of Colorado. Due to relentless public pressure demanding a closer examination of the […]
by John Reimann The world powers are playing out a drama in Syria. In this drama, the human beings are but bits of scenery on the stage of history. The young child who […]
Here is a video of a mass march in Turkey. It is absolutely massive. Note that the police have not attacked it. Maybe this is significant.