All of us at TMP Towers wish all our readers and non-readers a happy 2012.
We start the new year and our resolutions with the wise words of the late Tupac Shakur:
In 1995, Tupac was sued by the estate of a slain Texas Trooper. The Trooperâ€™s family claimed Tupacâ€™s music incited police shootings.
Hat/tip: Home away from […]
This video has already been doing the rounds but I thought it deserved another pop:Read more →
Between 5.00 â€“ 7.00 pm on Friday 9thÂ December 2011 campaigners will assemble at Speakers Corner and make their way via Marble Arch and Oxford Street to the US Embassy London.Â Â They will be there to demand the unconditional and immediate release of Mumia Abu Jamal.
This date marks 30 years since Mumia Abu Jamal was arrested and […]
After the disgraceful footage of the brutal police crackdown at the Occupy Oakland assembly on Tuesday,Â this film shows the context in a beautifully clear way.
This is the most inspiring yet harrowing film I’ve seen so far on the Occupy Movements.
“Capital punishment is the most premeditated of all murders”
Tuesday night I, with around 300 others, answered Amnesty International’s call to hold a vigil for Troy Davis, outside the US Embassy in London. It seemed inconceivable that the world’s most powerful democracy could execute a man, especially a man whose conviction had appeared to be […]
I want to thank all of you for your efforts and dedication to Human Rights and Human Kindness, in the past year I have experienced such emotion, joy, sadness and never ending faith. It is because of all of you that I am alive today, as I look at my sister Martina I am marveled […]Read more →
By Jack Mahoney
UPDATE: New York Times story on the victory
The CGT union in Honduras announced that it reached an agreement with Nike on behalf of the 1,800 former workers who sewed Nike college apparel at the factories Hugger de Honduras and Vision Tex. Â One year and six months after the factories closed and failed to […]
From 25 June: Justice for Our Communities
Torontoâ€™s Community Organizations invite you to fight back against theÂ fear mongering of Harperâ€™ billion dollar security fiasco and march inÂ a massive demonstration on June 25th. Harper and global financialÂ institutions are vulnerable to the power of communities rising up andÂ reclaiming space â€“ building the kind of worlds we wish to […]Read more →
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