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News, information and analysis from the black left.
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Part 39: Public Policy & the Widening Racial Wealth Gap

Who's got what in the USA?

Millions of people have watched this video on Wealth Inequality in America.

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"Project Unspeakable"

a theatrical work on the assassinations of John F. Kennedy, Malcolm X, Martin Luther King, Jr., and Robert Kennedy. more...

Transition Times Blog

We are in a time of transition -- which way will it go? Follow this excellent blog from Jennifer Browdy de Hernandez: latest entry

The Economics of Happiness On Demand

Local Futures is a non-profit organization dedicated to the revitalization of cultural and biological diversity, and the strengthening of local communities and economies worldwide

News from Africa

Through the voices of the peoples of Africa and the global South, Pambazuka Press and Pambazuka News disseminate analysis and debate on the struggle for freedom and justice. »Dust from our Eyes: An Unblinkered Look at Africa« by Joan Baxter. She discusses book here

"Money or Life: What makes us really rich"

Now in English! Free download (39 pages pdf) of a German essay by Veronika Bennholdt-Thomsen on our relationship with the money economy -- and alternatives.

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See Virtual Vita Nuova Jasmina Tešanović,  Serbian author, political activist (Women in Black, Code Pink), translator, and filmmaker.

Welcome to the Women and Life on Earth internet project

on women and peace, ecology and global justice.
Remembering the Women and Life on Earth network based on ecological feminism. more 

We were based in Germany for a decade, with contacts worldwide. (See our archive in Berlin.) Now we are ready to continue our work with a new base in North America.


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November 22, 2015

Resist in Peace

Two recent articles shed light on the causes of the violence that shook Paris Nov. 13, and how the banning of public protest is being dealt with by climate activists. [more...]

November 21, 2015

Join the movement for climate justice

Although the huge march planned for Paris has been prohibited, demonstrations will take place worldwide. [more...]

November 19, 2015

Naomi Klein, Jason Box: "Why a Climate Deal Is the Best Hope for Peace"

"This tragedy should inspire ... an urgent push to lower emissions as rapidly and deeply as possible, including strong support for developing countries to leapfrog to renewable energy, creating much-needed jobs and economic opportunities in the process." [more...]

November 16, 2015

From statement by about PARIS

The upcoming Paris Climate Summit is, in a sense, a peace summit — perhaps the most important peace summit that has ever been held. [more...]

November 16, 2015

After Paris Attacks A Call for Justice – Not Vengeance

Phyllis Bennis: "The years after 9/11 are a powerful reminder that an ‘all-out war’ on terror only creates more terrorism." [more...]

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