May Day 2013 ¡Musica! Playlist
(in somewhat chronological order…) What is a revolution without music??? Songs of empowerment, songs honoring labor, songs honoring migrants. Viva la Musica, ¡Viva la Revolución! http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLLN_PUgmK-srlhW6lB2-jN_fejFUTAdbO Studs Terkel remembers Haymarket https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eWvgXO6T_Gw A LAS BARRICADAS...
Documentary Playlist: Hugo Chavez & Venezuela's...
Greetings comrades/friends/allies, In light of the recent passing of Companero Presidente Hugo Chavez, many have taken to the internet to learn more about this man and his place within the greater Bolivarian Movement in Venezuela and throughout Latin America. To help this process I’ve compiled several video documentaries from the last 10 years in a playlist that will deepen the knowledge...
The United States doesn’t have a lock on crazy. There’s crazy and pain and violence the world over. What we are is the largest, most powerful industrialized country in the world WITHOUT SENSIBLE GUN CONTROL. Oakland has had 121 homicides so far in 2012 - including several children - the great majority of which done by guns. There have been an estimated 31 school shootings since the...
An East Bay Progressive's Case Against Voting for...
I’ve been asked by many people why I am not voting for the reelection of President Barack Obama, and, by extension, who I do plan on voting for in the November 6, 2012 Presidential election. Let me respond by answering two questions first and foremost: *NO* I do not want Mitt Romney to be president. I am a left wing activist. Republican, conservative, right-wing, and libertarian politics are, in...