Monthly Archives: December 2014

10 Progressive Victories In 2014

JoAnn Chateau CREDO/fracking/Flickr/cc Code Pink co-founder Medea Benjamin reviews the most important 2014 victories of the Progressive Movement. 10 Progressive Victories In 2014 Read this article for full detail. But here’s a spoiler. The 10 progressive victories include: Uprising for … Continue reading

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Reprieve: 45-year-old Tunisian Adel al Hakeemy released from Guantánamo

Reprieve: +44 (0) 7739 188 097 For immediate release: Wednesday Dec 31, 2014 Reprieve client Adel al Hakeemy released to Kazakhstan Adel al Hakeemy, a 45-year-old Tunisian, was yesterday released from Guantánamo Bay to Kazakhstan after 13 years in prison … Continue reading

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Will Cameron press Obama to release Shaker Aamer?

Reprieve: +44 (0) 7791 755 415 For immediate release: Monday Dec 29, 2014 Pressure increases on Prime Minister to raise Guantanamo Brit case at Obama meeting David Cameron is being urged to raise the case of the last remaining British … Continue reading

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Robert Reich’s 2014 year in review

 

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Ontario rides roughshod over Grassy Narrows First Nation

RELEASE                                     Monday Dec. 29, 2014 ON says ‘no’ to environmental assessment of clearcut mercury impacts in Grassy Narrows Science indicates that clearcuts will deepen the tragedy of mercury poisoning Grassy Narrows – On the night before Christmas Grassy Narrows First … Continue reading

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2014 in review

The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2014 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: The concert hall at the Sydney Opera House holds 2,700 people. This blog was viewed about 15,000 times in 2014. If it were a … Continue reading

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National Bar Association: addressing police brutality, state by state

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE National Bar Association December 29, 2014 communications@nationalbar.org NATIONAL BAR ASSOCIATION DEMANDS JUSTICE FOR NATANIA GRIFFIN AND HER FAMILY The Griffin Family Are Victims of Police Brutality in DeKalb County, Georgia But Have Not Received a Legal Resolution … Continue reading

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