Kractivism

-Bridge the Gap Bring the Change

Tag

New York Times

Bad week for Female Editors- New York Times and Le Monde

WHY JILL ABRAMSON WAS FIRED POSTED BY KEN AULETTA This post was updated at 10 P.M. At the annual City University Journalism School dinner, on Monday, Dean Baquet, the managing editor of the New York Times, was seated with Arthur Sulzberger, Jr., the… Continue Reading →

The Women of Turkey Won’t Give Up Without A Fight #Vaw

June 11, 2013 by Ponta Abadi  When tens of thousands in Turkey took to protesting the government, beginning at the end of May, the demographics were astonishing to many global observers: At least half of the protesters are women. What is it about… Continue Reading →

A letter to Angelina Jolie by an Indian Transman #mustshare

Dear Angelina Jolie, Thank you for coming out. I mean about your mastectomy. You have no idea what this can mean for a transman like me who went through the exact same procedure as yours; well almost! You didn’t have… Continue Reading →

EXPOSED: Angelina Jolie part of a clever corporate scheme to protect billions in BRCA gene patents

 Influence Supreme Court decision (opinion) Thursday, May 16, 2013(NaturalNews) Angelina Jolie’s announcement of undergoing a double mastectomy (surgically removing both breasts) even though she had no breast cancer is not the innocent, spontaneous, “heroic choice” that has been portrayed in… Continue Reading →

How the US Turned Three Pacifists Into Violent Terrorists

By Fran Quigley, Common Dreams 16 May 13   n just ten months, the United States managed to transform an 82 year-old Catholic nun and two pacifists from non-violent anti-nuclear peace protestors accused of misdemeanor trespassing into federal felons convicted… Continue Reading →

83-year-old nun convicted of sabotage for breach of US atomic complex #WTFnews

Published time: May 09, 2013 01:07, RT Photo from www.facebook.com/SisterMeganRice Share on Tumblr Tags Crime, Military, SciTech, Protest, Law, USA,Security Three activists, including an 83-year-old nun, who broke into a US nuclear weapons facility in Tennessee were convicted on Wednesday of interfering with national security…. Continue Reading →

China’s ‘Leftover Women’ fight bullshit with humor #Vaw #Womenrights

By DIDI KIRSTEN TATLOW Published: April 23, 2013, NYT BEIJING — For years, single Chinese women in their mid- to late-20s have endured being called “shengnu,” or “leftover women,” by relatives, by the state-run media and by society. The message is… Continue Reading →

Monsanto Bullies Small Farmers Over Planting Harvested GMO Seeds

by Puck Lo, CorpWatch Blog March 26th, 2013 “Seed Giants vs. U.S. Farmers.” New report by Center for Food Safety. Does Monsanto own all future generations of genetically modified seeds that it sells? The Missouri-based agribusiness giant wants farmers to pay a… Continue Reading →

#Aaron Swartz, Internet Activist, a Creator of RSS, Is Dead at 26, Apparently a Suicide

Michael Francis McElroy/The New York Times Aaron Swartz in 2009. One person remembered him as a “a complicated prodigy.”   By JOHN SCHWARTZ Published: January 12, 2013 An uncle, Michael Wolf, said that Mr. Swartz, 26, had apparently hanged himself, and… Continue Reading →

Purity Culture Is Rape Culture #Vaw #delhigangrape #1billionrising

E.J. GRAFF, prospect.org JANUARY 4, 2013 The shocking assault in India reveals that rape isn’t about sex—it’s about controlling women’s lives. AP Photo/ Dar Yasin Indian women offer prayers for a gang rape victim at Mahatma Gandhi memorial in New… Continue Reading →

© 2019 Kractivism — Powered by WordPress

Theme by Anders NorenUp ↑