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By Les Blough Axis of Logic August 26, 2014 “It didn’t matter what position you took, it mattered that people related to those positions, that people understood what you were saying, that people supported you…. The government perceived us as a threat because they understood that we were serious, they understood we were serious and…

Militarization of Ferguson Portends Much for the Political Status of African Americans

Police teargas community, arrest journalists and declares virtual martial law amid protests after killing of Michael Brown Riot police clear a street with smoke bombs while clashing with demonstrators in Ferguson, Missouri August 13, 2014. (Reuters) By Abayomi Azikiwe Libya 360° For a sixth-straight day African Americans and their supporters have remained in the streets…

Detroit Water Shut-offs Prompts Canadian Solidarity Amid World Crisis

Terminations continue despite announced 15-day suspension by emergency manager By Abayomi Azikiwe Libya 360° Efforts by the emergency manager Kevyn Orr to carry out the program of re-structuring favoring the banks and corporations during the bankruptcy proceedings has drawn growing opposition from both inside the city and beyond. On Thurs. July 24, a delegation from…

UNSC Emergency Session on the Downing of Malaysian Flight MH17 Over Ukraine (Update)

Security Council condemns downing of Malaysian airliner, calls for international probe The document was supported by all 15 members of the Security Council, including Russia UNITED NATIONS, July 21 (Itar-Tass) – The U.N. Security Council on Monday unanimously adopted a resolution on the July 17 Malaysia Airlines Boeing-777 passenger plane crash in eastern Ukraine. The…

A Call for Assistance to Halt Racism, Racial Discrimination and Genocide of the People of the City of Detroit in the United States of America

Draft Appeal to the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights A Call for Assistance in the Efforts to Halt Racism, Racial Discrimination and Acts of Genocide Directed Towards the People of the City of Detroit in the United States of America This appeal is directed towards the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights…

Russia’s UN Security Council Initiative Accompanied by White Book on Crimes Committed by Kiev Regime

Vitaly I. Churkin (Russian Federation) on Ukraine – Security Council Media Stakeout (11 July 2014) Russia submits elements of future resolution on Ukraine to UN Security Council Russia’s Ambassador to the United Nations Vitaly Churkin said the elements contained a demand to the parties of the conflict to end violence THE UNITED NATIONS /ITAR-TASS/. Russia…