BY staff | Cairo, Egypt | 11/22/11
Protesters filled Cairo’s Tahrir Square, Nov. 22 demanding an end to military rule. Over the past four days, massive demonstrations have rocked Egypt’s capitol, along with Alexandra, Mahalla al-Kubra and a host of smaller cities. Authorities have killed scores of demonstrators and wounded several thousand.
BY staff | Chicago, IL | 11/11/11
Fight Back News Service is circulating the following speech delivered by Jess Sundin, Nov. 5, at the first national conference of the Committee to Stop FBI Repression, in Chicago
BY staff | Minneapolis, MN | 10/29/11
Following a march on the banks here, October 29, more than 40 people attended a teach-in organized by Freedom Road Socialist Organization.
BY Freedom Road Socialist Organization | United States | 9/22/11
On Sept. 24, 2010 the FBI launched a series of coordinated raids against anti-war and international solidarity activists in the Midwest. More than 70 agents of the FBI, ATF and Joint Terrorism Task Force were involved. Also raided that day was the office of the Twin Cities Anti-War Committee. In concert with the raids, the FBI made attempts to intimidate activists in California, North Carolina and Wisconsin.
BY staff | West Allis, WI | 9/03/11
Chance Zombor, of Freedom Road Socialist Organization speaking at huge September 3 counter protest against Nazi rally.
BY Masao Suzuki | Berkeley, CA | 8/16/11
On Aug. 14, artist Iwao Lewis Suzuki was inducted into the La Peña Cultural Center Community Hall of Fame, which recognizes cultural activism for social change.
BY staff | Minneapolis, MN | 6/22/11
Responding to President Obama’s June 22 national televised speech on Afghanistan, Meredith Aby of the Twin Cites based Anti War Committee stated, “The U.S. needs to get out of Afghanistan now.”
BY staff | Milwaukee, WI | 6/15/11
On June 8, representatives of Students for a Democratic Society, Freedom Road Socialist Organization and the Nation of Islam held a panel discussion on the current conflict in Libya.
BY staff | Brussels, Belgium | 5/31/11
Fight Back News Service is circulating the following resolution adopted by workers and communist parties gathered at the International Communist Seminar in Brussels, Belgium, May 13-15. The statement expresses solidarity with Freedom Road Socialist Organization (FRSO), along with other anti-war and international solidarity activists who are facing repression in the United States. The resolution was signed by 42 parties.
BY staff | Los Angeles, CA | 5/19/11
On May 17, 2011 at 5:00 AM the SWAT Team of the Los Angeles Sheriff’s Department and members of the FBI raided the home of Carlos Montes, a long time Chicano activist and active member of the Committee to Stop FBI Repression.