Featuring Shireen Al Adeimi She wonders if President Biden is really stopping U.S. help for the Saudi/UAE war on Yemen *** news that the Israeli government destroyed 10,000 trees on Palestinian land *** speakers at the webinar "Climate, Covid-19 and Capitalism: Ben Martin and Gregg Gonsalves.*** court rules on Alexi Navalny in Russia, outrageous sentence*** program #887
Three of the speakers at the 1/25/21 zoom webinar "The World Says 'No' to the War on Yemen": Yanis Varoufakis, Ahmed al-Babati and Cornel West *** Navalny's surprise for Putin, video about his $1 billion mansion *** news about the massive farmer's strike in India *** Mohga Kama-Yanni on the alternative to the incredibly slow rollout of Covid vaccine *** @ctclimate new Instagram page *** program #886
Petition campaign to appeal to the judge who will sentence nuclear resister Mark Colville on 2/19/21 *** trailer for the film about Iranian lawyer Nasarin Soutudeh *** CT @govnedlamont says he's against the Killingly fracked gas plant but he won't stop it *** the campaign in CT for renters to have the right to have a lawyer with them during an eviction process "The Right to Counsel" *** on Inauguration day Unidad Latina en Accion holds a noisy colorful rally for immigration *** program #885
As CT Gov. Ned Lamont is doing nothing to stop the awful new fracked gas plant set for Killingly, TSVN speaks to Samantha Dynowski of the Sierra Club, CT *** Sunrise protest and "die-in" before Lamont's Hartford Capitol building *** harsh @ctclimate memes *** portions of Arnold Schwarzenegger's brilliant anti-fascist talk *** B'tselem's big step in calling Israel an apartheid system *** protest webinar Jan. 23, "The World Says 'No' to War on Yemen *** program #884
Featuring TSVN interview on 1/7/21 with Mark Arons, attorney for the Soulemane family who talks about what he's learned from Norwalk and West Haven police about the killing on 1/15/20 *** starting with comment on Trump's attempted insurrection and the reasons working people need to be the one's to defend and expand democracy (including an example from the defeat of the Kapp Putsch) *** latest news about Israeli Apartheid court decision on Issa Amro *** program #883
Held online Nov. 21, 2020 to honor Mayson Almisri, a leader of the White Helmets and Dr. Zaher Sahloul who has done amazing medical work in Syria and around the world. Opening with artwork on Syria by Marc Nelson, Molly Crabapple, Adeebah Alnemar and Akram Swedaan, music by Dylan Connor and Wasfi Massarani. Remarks by Promoting Enduring Peace President James van Pelt. Tributes/introductions by Orlando von Einsiedel and Linda Sarsour. Acceptance speeches by the laureates.