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They Still Have Painted What They Saw: Children’s Art Censored in Oakland

Posted by in World News & Events on 23rd September, 2011 | 2 Comments

meca.pic“The Bay Area and Oakland in particular are known for our diversity and commitment to free expression and social justice. We will not be censored. The show must go on!” -The Middle East Children’s Alliance

The 99% Demand: Occupy Wall Street! Bring Our War $$ Home!

Posted by in Stop Funding War, World News & Events on 23rd September, 2011 | No Comments

Occupying Wall Street on Saturday - photo courtesy of cphantasmThe following post was written by Melanie Butler for our sister organization, CODEPINK.  -Edited to add: Tuesday morning (September 20)  seven more protesters were arrested — some violently. One is currently reported to be in hospital. Day three of the encampment at Liberty Plaza, formerly known as Zuccotti park, is coming to a close. A […]