Friends of the ATC Delegation announcement

AFGJ passes along this announcement of the ATC’s Food Sovereignty & Agroecology in Nicaragua Delegation January 3rd-13th, 2019 Since its founding in 1978, the Asociación de Trabajadores del Campo (ATC) has trained, organized, and fought for the rights of Nicaraguan farmworkers and small-scale producers. Today the ATC, a member organization of La Via Campesina, the…

Venezuela-ALBA Weekly 10.19. 2018: Organizing against US Provocations against Cuba and Venezuela

The News This Week   Steve Ellner speaks on opposing US Sanctions against Venezuela, this week in Winnipeg, Vancouver, Sacramento, San Francisco October 20 rally in NYC against US Blockade of Cuba and US Aggression against Venezuela Washington, DC: Oct. 27 forum with Cuba first secretary Miguel Fraga; Rally Oct. 28 against US Blockade of…

NicaNotes: Humanitarian Intervention: False Doctrine

Humanitarian Intervention: False Doctrine By Chuck Kaufman I am really angry that passage of the NICA Act in its even worse form, the Nicaragua Human Rights and Anticorruption Act of 2018 (S. 3233), appears to be a fait accompli – and by unanimous consent at that! If this Act has not passed by the time you receive…

Honduras Solidarity: NEW Dear Colleague in House and Senate!

Honduras Solidarity Network HSN

NEW Dear Colleague in House and Senate! Stop threats against national and international human rights defenders, observers and journalists in Honduras We need your calls today! This afternoon Sen. Ed Markey (D-MA) and Rep. Jan Schakowsky (D-IL) began circulating a sign-on “Dear Colleague” letter in the U.S. Congress to President Trump and Secretary of State…

SMACC: Tell Facebook – Stop Censoring The News!

Social Media Anti-Censorship Campaign: Click Here to Tell Facebook to Stop Online Censorship! Last Thursday the tech and social media giant Facebook expelled over 800 political pages from its website including mostly US based grassroots organizations such as The Free Thought Project, The Anti-Media, Cop Block, Filming Cops, End The Drug War, and Anti-GMO Foods…