Wednesday, Jun 22, 2016 7:00pm Queens Pride House 76-11 37th Avenue 2nd Fl Jackson Heights, Queens Once again, the toxic bigotry pervasive in the US political mainstream, in a society with easy access to the most deadly of weapons, has resulted in violence. But before we could even begin to process and grieve over the monumental loss of life in Orlando, a struggle began to … [Read more...] about [Queens] No to Homophobia! No to Islamophobia! After Orlando, What Next?
Wednesday, March 23 6:30pm Offices of Sinergia, 4th Floor 2082 Lexington Ave 4/5/6 Train at 125th After a mass rally of thousands in Chicago shut down billionaire bigot Donald Trump's latest campaign stop, people around the country have taken notice. A rally against Trump has been called in New York City, where thousands are exptected to attend. We'll be at the rally, and hope … [Read more...] about How Do We Stop This Racist A$$H@LE?
Speakers Seelai Karzai Poet and activist from the War Resisters League Laura Durkay International Socialist Organization The recent Charlie Hebdo and kosher bakery attacks in Paris have inspired waves of contentious debate around the globe centering on Islamic extremism, freedom of speech, and the role of the United States in an increasingly sectarian Middle East. However, … [Read more...] about The US War on Terror & the Roots of Islamophobia
On August 7th, Barack Obama gave an address justifying a series of air strikes in Iraq by stating "When many thousands of innocent civilians are faced with the danger of being wiped out, and we have the capacity to do something about it, we will take action." This statement has been used by the U.S. government many times before to justify U.S. military intervention. The US used … [Read more...] about No More War in the Middle East!