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A Rock Album Just Released, #1 in UK: Drones by Muse

Debra Sweet | June 11, 2015

Drones by MuseMatthew Bellamy, lead singer for Muse, described the album to the BBC as "a modern metaphor for what it is to lose empathy ... through modern technology, and obviously through drone warfare in particular, it’s possible to actually do quite horrific things by remote control, at a great distance, without actually feeling any of the consequences, or even feeling responsible in some way."

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Cheers to Those Who Protested CIA Torture Around the US on January 31

February 17, 2014

houston-freethinkers-torture-protest-jan-31The Houston Chronicle covered the Houston Free Thinkers' action:

About ten people from the activist group Houston Free Thinkers gathered at the corner, holding signs that read "torture is inhumane" and handing out fliers with information on the Senate Intelligence Committee's recent report on the C.I.A.'s use of torture...

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Bold & Unprecedented Coast to Coast Stand for Abortion Rights on 42nd Anniversary of Roe v. Wade

Stop Patriarchy | January 28, 2015

Stop Patriarchy blocks the March for Life, Washington DC January 2015Stop Patriarchy Street Actions Unleash Pent Up Anger Against War on Women
In the span of a few days, Stop Patriarchy took to the streets in Washington, DC, Oakland, San Francisco, and other cities to mount a head on political confrontation with the forces in society seeking to ban abortion and birth control.

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Cheers to Kaci Hickox

Revolution Newspaper | November 3, 2014

Editor's Note: Kaci Hickox's case is an example of what an imperialist superpower does to true heroes (more on Ebola). Rather than spending the money to properly protect the frontline health care workers with the proper equipment, panic and fear drive punitive responses.

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Finally Someone Says "NO" to Force-Feeding Prisoners at GTMO

Debra Sweet | July 22, 2014

Courageous resistance! A nurse involved in force-feeding Guantanamo prisoners says, “I have come to the decision that I refuse to participate in this criminal act.”

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Not a Bug Splat: Giant Poster Challenges Humanity of Drone Operators

Not a Bug Splat | April 8, 2014

not-a-bug-splatIn military slang, Predator drone operators often refer to kills as ‘bug splats’since viewing the body through a grainy video image gives the sense of an insect being crushed.

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President Obama Interrupted by Former UC Berkeley Student Senator at Immigration Speech in San Francisco

Sara Grossman | November 25, 2013

Ju Hong Interrupts ObamaPresident Barack Obama was caught by surprise Monday when a former UC Berkeley student government official interrupted his speech on immigration, demanding Obama take more action on the issue.

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Banksy's Horses of War Piece, Featuring Audio from Collateral Murder

October 22, 2013

banksy horses of warThe artist Banksy is doing a month residency on the streets of NYC, with a new installation on the streets every day.

On October 9 this image appeared on the Lower East Side, with an audio guide online featring the sound of Collateral Murder, via Private Chelsea Manning & Wikileaks.

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NSA Campus Recruiters Challenged by Students & Others

Government listens“I want to know what are the qualifications that one needs to become a whistleblower? Because that sounds like a much more interesting job. I think that ultimately the Edward Snowdens, Bradley Mannings and Julian Assanges of the world will prevail.”

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World Can't Wait mobilizes people living in the United States to stand up and stop war on the world, repression and torture carried out by the US government. We take action, regardless of which political party holds power, to expose the crimes of our government, from war crimes to systematic mass incarceration, and to put humanity and the planet first.