Thursday October 8, 2015
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BY staff | Chicago, IL | 10/08/15
Chicago supporters of Rasmea Odeh, a nationally known leader of the Palestinian community, are organizing in a big way to get people to her Oct. 14 appeal hearing in Cincinnati, Ohio.
BY staff | Minneapolis, MN | 10/03/15
On the night of Sept. 29, dozens of educators, students, parents and community members disrupted the Minneapolis Board of Education. Tensions between the community and the board have been rising over the recent adoption of a new $1.2 million district-wide racist reading curriculum for elementary age students, sold by the Utah-based company Reading Horizons.
BY Kent Mori | Minneapolis | 10/02/15
Minneapolis, MN - Dear Gaza, an open air concert and block party drew hundreds of people here, , Sept. 26, and raised $20,000 in medical relief for Gaza.
BY staff | Minneapolis, MN | 9/28/15
Members of AFSCME 3800, AFSCME 3937 and Teamsters 320 will rally Sept. 29, noon until 1:00 p.m., at Morrill Hall to demand raises and respect from the University of Minnesota administration.
BY Brad Sigal | Minneapolis, MN | 9/26/15
Forty students and community members gathered in front of Coffman Student Union at the University of Minnesota, Sept. 25, to mark one year since 43 Mexican student activists from the Ayotzinapa Rural Teachers College in Guerrero, México were forcibly disappeared at the hands of the Mexican government.
BY staff | Los Angeles, CA | 9/19/15
Celebrating and parading through the streets of East Los Angeles (ELA), Sept. 13, community members gathered along the route to watch the annual Mexican Independence Day parade.
BY Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine | Palestine | 9/12/15
Fight Back News Service is circulating the following statement from the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine (PFLP).
BY staff | San José, CA | 9/12/15
On Sept. 10, supporters of Rasmea Odeh held signs and passed out hundreds of flyers in front of the Martin Luther King Jr. main library here.
BY Fabian Van Onzin | Houston, TX | 9/12/15
Activists organized a number of activities to show solidarity with Rasmea Odeh, the unjustly convicted Palestinian activist.
BY staff | Tampa, FL | 9/12/15
A group of 35 activists, students and community members danced and dined on desserts to raise money for the Rasmea Defense Committee.
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