Guest Carl Gibson is the founder of US Uncut, the grassroots, de-centralized movement organized to draw attention to the outrage of powerful US corporations that don't pay taxes.
Inspired by the successful spontaneous uprising in Britain dubbed UK Uncut, Americans have organized hundreds of actions against Corporate America in 2011 to draw attention to the reason that our government budgets are starved: large…Continue
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(Thanks to Maureen for writing this lovely op-ed, and our interns and volunteers who organized our tax day action on 4/15. Great job everyone!)
My heroes tend to be those persons who have been willing to speak truth to the ruling elite. Many of whom have been imprisoned and/or assassinated for doing so. Such as:…Continue
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Join the DUHC Club at HSU as they propose a historic resolution to the Board of Associate Students.
Let's show them some solidarity they can't say no too. Let's tell them that corporations are NOT people and they do NOT deserve the same rights and privileges as people.
People have hearts, minds, morals, life-spans and a conscience. Corporations live for the sole purpose of maximizing profits.
Come show the AS council you support a resolution to revoke corporate…Continue
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A message from our friends at the Bill of Rights Defense Committee:
It’s been too long since those of us who care about civil rights and civil liberties saw Congress take seriously its oath to defend the Constitution. But we have a chance this month. The PATRIOT Act, which was recently extended through May, will be up for debate again before the end of May. I’m writing now to encourage you to…
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The California State University system is facing a billion dollar budget cut.
500 million is already slated to be cut with an additional 500 million on the table.
Protest these cuts on Wednesday, April 13th at noon in front of the HSU library!
From the CSU budget website:
Facing an estimated $28 billion budget deficit, Governor Jerry Brown today…
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On April 4, 1968 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. was killed while defending public sanitation workers in Memphis who were fighting for their dignity and the right to collective bargaining. Today, workers across the…Continue
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