Archive for November, 2010

Nov 29 2010

November 29, 2010

Subversive Thoughts | Published 29 Nov 2010, 10:30 am | Comments Off on November 29, 2010 -

“Justice cannot be for one side alone, but must be for both.” — Eleanor Roosevelt …

Comments Off on November 29, 2010

Nov 24 2010

November 29, 2010

Coming Up | Published 24 Nov 2010, 2:24 pm | Comments Off on November 29, 2010 -

On Monday, as unemployment benefits are set to expire and the Deficit Commission is expected to recommend further slashing benefits, we’ll cover a new report that provides a blueprint for economic recovery and fiscal responsibility by focusing on job creation, protecting social safety nets, and modernizing the tax code. And, a conversation with Hawaii-based ocean conservationist Robert Wintner also known as “Snorkel Bob.” Plus, a new book “Mobilizing the Will to Intervene: Leadership to Prevent …

Comments Off on November 29, 2010

Nov 24 2010

Weekly Digest – 11/24/10

Weekly Digest | Published 24 Nov 2010, 2:02 pm | Comments Off on Weekly Digest – 11/24/10 -

Our weekly edition is a nationally syndicated one-hour digest of the best of our daily coverage.

Audio Stream | Podcast | Mp3 Download

This week on Uprising:

* Afghanistan Plagued By Fake Mullahs, Fraudulent Elections, More Troops, and Delayed Withdrawal
* Will Black Farmers Finally Win Justice?
* Black Agenda Report on the Hypocrisy of the Outcry Over Airport Security Measures
* Remembering Chalmers Johnson in His Own …

Comments Off on Weekly Digest – 11/24/10

Nov 24 2010

Afghanistan Plagued By Fake Mullahs, Fraudulent Elections, More Troops, and Delayed Withdrawal

Feature Stories | Published 24 Nov 2010, 12:28 pm | Comments Off on Afghanistan Plagued By Fake Mullahs, Fraudulent Elections, More Troops, and Delayed Withdrawal -

afghanistanA NATO summit on Afghanistan just wrapped up in Portugal over the weekend. NATO officials unveiled a transition plan to hand over military control of the war-torn nation to its own army over the next four years. The July 2011 date that was originally cited by President Obama as the planned end of the occupation, has now been transformed into …

Comments Off on Afghanistan Plagued By Fake Mullahs, Fraudulent Elections, More Troops, and Delayed Withdrawal

Nov 24 2010

Putting the Korea Bombing Spat into Context

Feature Stories | Published 24 Nov 2010, 12:27 pm | Comments Off on Putting the Korea Bombing Spat into Context -

South KoreaNorth Korea fired on a South Korean island on Tuesday in an attack that surprised South Koreans and set governments around the world on edge. The artillery barrage killed at least two South Korean Marines and and injured at least 16 others, including civilians, on Yeonpyeong island. North Korea reportedly fired 100 artillery shells from a position north of …

Comments Off on Putting the Korea Bombing Spat into Context

Nov 24 2010

Trouble in Toyland: Choking Hazards and Toxic Chemicals Still Found on Store Shelves

Feature Stories | Published 24 Nov 2010, 12:26 pm | Comments Off on Trouble in Toyland: Choking Hazards and Toxic Chemicals Still Found on Store Shelves -

toy safetyThe day after Thanksgiving is traditionally considered the first day of Christmas shopping. Named Black Friday by those who hope to turn their red-inked losses into black-inked profits, it is also a day marked by disconcerting images of discount hungry mobs breaking down doors for the best deals. This year, with the state of the economy still dismal, the …

Comments Off on Trouble in Toyland: Choking Hazards and Toxic Chemicals Still Found on Store Shelves

Nov 24 2010

The Right Hook – 11/24/10

The Right HookThe Right Hook, a weekly segment which covers the machinations of the right wing, from the Republican Party to the Tea Party Patriots, and beyond. By Chris Bennett

After helping Republicans to win the U.S. House of Representatives three weeks ago, the Tea Partiers are coming to your local planning and zoning boards. Tea Partiers are convinced that …

One response so far

Nov 24 2010

November 24, 2010

Subversive Thoughts | Published 24 Nov 2010, 10:13 am | Comments Off on November 24, 2010 -

“Do not trouble yourself much to get new things, whether clothes or friends… Sell your clothes and keep your thoughts.” — Henry David Thoreau …

Comments Off on November 24, 2010

Nov 23 2010

November 24, 2010

Coming Up | Published 23 Nov 2010, 2:47 pm | Comments Off on November 24, 2010 -

We’ll look at the latest in the Afghanistan war, with revelations of fake mullahs, postponed withdrawals, and results of a fraudulent election. Plus, what’s behind the exchange of bombs between North and South Korea? And, CALPIRG releases its 25th annual Trouble in Toyland report, just in time for holiday shopping season. And this week’s edition of The Right Hook. …

Comments Off on November 24, 2010

Nov 23 2010

Deep Down: A Story about Coal Country

Featured Videos | Published 23 Nov 2010, 12:32 pm | Comments Off on Deep Down: A Story about Coal Country -

Deep DownUprising host Sonali Kolhatkar interviews Documentary directors Sally Rubin and Jen Gilomen about their new documentary, Deep Down: A Story about Coal Country.

Comments Off on Deep Down: A Story about Coal Country

« Prev - Next »