Archives for November 2011

Occupy Your Hood

Facts and Action for the 99%

A Matter of Life and Health: Villagers in Kazakhstan Fight Big Oil

The noxious smell of rotten eggs regularly blows over the rural village of Berezovka, Kazakhstan. The fumes come directly from the Karachaganak Oil and Gas Condensate Field only five kilometers away, which emits toxic hydrogen sulfide during oil and gas extraction and refining.

General Strike Successful!

Oakland, California: We set off to the port before sunset. When we got past the bridge, I looked back and as far as I could see was an ocean of people marching their way up and over the bridge onto the port. Behind a  General Strike sign, protesters of many different backgrounds and ages (there […]