Posts Tagged ‘activism’

The unique qualities of our water come from 25 years of slow-leaching toxins at the site of the world’s largest industrial accident. To this day, Dow Chemical — who bought Union Carbide — has refused to clean up and whole new generations are being poisoned. brilliant campaign by The Yes Men, designed by Kennedy + […]

from:  insidebayarea Former Black Panther leaves legacy of activism and Third World solidarity BERKELEY — Richard Masato Aoki, a former member of the Black Panther Party, died Sunday morning at his home in Berkeley from complications from dialysis. He was 70. Aoki is a legend in activist circles because of his role in the Black […]

this looks amazing. reposted from angryasianman: f you’re in New York, and want to support some really cool activist art, you might want to check out the Asian Women Giving Circle‘s Celebration of Arts and Activism. This Wednesday, March 11, 6:00-8:00pm at the Gana Art Gallery. Check out hand-drawn comic books by Asian American teenage […]

i’ve been following this for a few weeks now. the back story is, in 2006, yang jia got beaten by police for cutting in line at a train station in shanxi province. he sustained a concussion and lost three teeth. a year later he was arrested in shanghai and accused of stealing a bicycle which […]

Call for Submissions for AQSA Zine Issue #1 This Issue’s Theme: Resistance and Self-Defense Because you spend your life fighting back with a smile or fist Deadline: December 1, 2008 About Us: AQSA Zine is a grassroots print zine, as well as an on-line community ( that is open to all women and trans people […]