Rigoberta Menchú

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Name: Rigoberta Menchú
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 2 reports

Jimmy Carter urges rejecting Keystone, first U.S. ex-president to do so

Jimmy Carter wants Barack Obama to block Keystone XL, the controversial pipeline to funnel Canadian oil-sands crude to Gulf Coast refineries.Mr. Carter is the first former U.S. president to urge the current occupant of the Oval Office to reject TransCanada’s ... [Published Globe and Mail - Apr 16 2014]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 1 reports

Nobel Peace Prize Laureates urge Obama to make the right choice and reject the Keystone XL tar sands pipeline

Susan Casey-Lefkowitz, Director International Program, Washington, D.C. As the Keystone XL tar sands pipeline nears the end of its national interest determination process, ten Nobel Peace Prize laureates are urging President Obama to deny the ... [Published Switchboard, from NRDC - Apr 16 2014]
First reported Apr 09 2014 - Updated Apr 09 2014 - 1 reports

Nobel Peace Prize?

The signing ceremony of the peace accord in Malacañang was very well orchestrated and attended. Immediately thereafter, some papers reported that the event was worthy of a Nobel Peace Prize and that President Aquino deserves the award. Wow! The Nobel ... [Published Manila Standard Today - Apr 09 2014]
First reported Mar 27 2014 - Updated Mar 27 2014 - 1 reports

Film Showing and Discussion "Gold Fever"

Winner of the Rigoberta Menchú Grand Prix at the 2013 Montreal First Peoples Festival, "Gold Fever" is a hard-hitting documentary about the destructive and exploitative impacts of transnational mining in Guatemala.For the rich and powerful gold is one ... [Published San Francisco Bay Area Independent Media Center - Mar 27 2014]
First reported Mar 21 2014 - Updated Mar 21 2014 - 1 reports

Famous Quotes About Racism

Stop dividing people into 'us' and 'them'.Whether you're on the receiving end of racism, or are a witness to one, there are two things you can do― say something , or say nothing . You decide.Even as the world changes and grows, sadly, racism is here to ... [Published Buzzle.com - Mar 21 2014]
First reported Mar 21 2014 - Updated Mar 21 2014 - 1 reports

Anti-Racism Day: Top 10 Quotes of Martin Luther King, Malcolm X, Bob Marley and Harper Lee

Eritrean refugees in Israel protest at what they say is institutional racismOn the UN's International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination , IBTimesUK has compiled a list of some of the best inspirational quotes by people who have stood up ... [Published International Business Times UK - Mar 21 2014]
First reported Mar 14 2014 - Updated Mar 14 2014 - 1 reports

Goldcorp Announces Record Gold Production: "Gold Fever" exposes ongoing exploitation

Goldcorp doesn't get to brag about kabillions of dollars in extraction profits without hearing the other side of the story from Carmen and other Mayan community leaders resisting and denouncing Goldcorp's devastating harms and violations.http://www.p ... [Published Rights Action - Mar 14 2014]
First reported Mar 14 2014 - Updated Mar 14 2014 - 1 reports

Keep on rockin' for freedom, Neil Young, cancel your Tel Aviv show

Dear Neil,Your “Honor the Treaties” concert tour across Canada struck a blow for fair treatment of the indigenous peoples of Alberta in defense of their land. It was not easy to challenge establishment politics or hear the criticism of your craft and ... [Published Electronic Intifada - Mar 14 2014]
First reported Mar 06 2014 - Updated Mar 06 2014 - 1 reports

Goldcorp announces record gold production; Film exposes mining exploitation

NEW YORK(Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140306/MN77708)On February 14Community members affected by the Marlin Mine have voiced an urgent need for their story to be heard in North AmericaWinner of the Rigoberta Menchu Grand Prix in Montrea ... [Published PR Newswire - Mar 06 2014]
First reported Feb 22 2014 - Updated Feb 23 2014 - 1 reports

David Horowitz Exposes Why Progressives Must Lie

In his book  Disinformation , Ion Mihai Pacepa, the highest-ranking Soviet Bloc official ever to defect to the United States, describes the Soviet intelligence practice called "framing" – changing someone's or something's past to suit present political ... [Published Breitbart Feed - Feb 22 2014]
First reported Feb 09 2014 - Updated Feb 09 2014 - 1 reports

10 Most Controversial Nobel Peace Prize Winners

The Nobel Peace Prize has been awarding scientists, writers, peace and political activists since the late 1800s, but not everyone always agrees on who is and isn’t worthy of the $1.2 million prize. While meant to recognize those whose work has ... [Published Wall St. Cheat Sheet - Feb 09 2014]
First reported Dec 09 2013 - Updated Dec 09 2013 - 1 reports

“Where the Sea Breathes”: A Letter from Puerto Rican Political Prisoner Oscar López Rivera

Oscar López Rivera. Photo from ProLibertad Web. Oscar López Rivera  has been imprisoned in the United States for 32 years on charges of “seditious conspiracy” and “conspiracy to escape” for which he received a 70 year sentence. López Rivera, who ... [Published Global Voices Online - Dec 09 2013]

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President Jimmy Carter Joins Nobel Peace Prize ... [Published Indian Country Today Media Network - Apr 16 2014]
Jimmy Carter urges rejecting Keystone, first U.... [Published Globe and Mail - Apr 16 2014]
Nobel Peace Prize Laureates urge Obama to make ... [Published NRDC Worldview - Apr 16 2014]
Nobel Peace Prize Laureates urge Obama to make ... [Published Switchboard, from NRDC - Apr 16 2014]
Nobel Peace Prize? [Published Manila Standard Today - Apr 09 2014]
Film Showing and Discussion "Gold Fever" [Published San Francisco Bay Area Independent Media Center - Mar 27 2014]
Famous Quotes About Racism [Published Buzzle.com - Mar 21 2014]
Anti-Racism Day: Top 10 Quotes of Martin Luther... [Published International Business Times UK - Mar 21 2014]
Goldcorp Announces Record Gold Production: "Gol... [Published Rights Action - Mar 14 2014]
Keep on rockin' for freedom, Neil Young, cancel... [Published Electronic Intifada - Mar 14 2014]
Goldcorp announces record gold production; Film... [Published PR Newswire - Mar 06 2014]
David Horowitz Exposes Why Progressives Must Lie [Published Breitbart Feed - Feb 22 2014]
10 Most Controversial Nobel Peace Prize Winners [Published Wall St. Cheat Sheet - Feb 09 2014]
“Where the Sea Breathes”: A Letter from Puerto ... [Published Global Voices Online - Dec 09 2013]
The Nancy P. Anschutz Center Opens in Northeast... [Published PRWeb - Aug 27 2013]
Biography for Evo Morales [Published Silobreaker - Jan 18 2010]
Biography for Evo Morales [Published Able2Act - Jan 22 2006]
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Nobel Peace Prize Laureates urge Obama to make ... [Published Switchboard, from NRDC - Apr 16 2014]
Susan Casey-Lefkowitz, Director International Program, Washington, D.C. As the Keystone XL tar sands pipeline nears the end of its national interest determination process, ten Nobel Peace Prize laureates are urging President Obama to deny the ...
David Horowitz Exposes Why Progressives Must Lie [Published Breitbart Feed - Feb 22 2014]
In his book  Disinformation , Ion Mihai Pacepa, the highest-ranking Soviet Bloc official ever to defect to the United States, describes the Soviet intelligence practice called "framing" – changing someone's or something's past to suit present political ...
10 Most Controversial Nobel Peace Prize Winners [Published Wall St. Cheat Sheet - Feb 09 2014]
The Nobel Peace Prize has been awarding scientists, writers, peace and political activists since the late 1800s, but not everyone always agrees on who is and isn’t worthy of the $1.2 million prize. While meant to recognize those whose work has ...
“Where the Sea Breathes”: A Letter from Puerto ... [Published Global Voices Online - Dec 09 2013]
Oscar López Rivera. Photo from ProLibertad Web. Oscar López Rivera  has been imprisoned in the United States for 32 years on charges of “seditious conspiracy” and “conspiracy to escape” for which he received a 70 year sentence. López Rivera, who ...
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