Archive for June, 2010

Toward a Nationwide School Strike October 7th

Tuesday, June 29th, 2010

Rouge Forum Flyer For Nationwide School Strike (2 pages easy download for meetings, caucuses, etc.) http://www.rougeforum.org/October7.pdf Little Red Schoolhouse: Aging Pole Dancer Hides Fee At CSU School: “In preparation for Ms. Palin’s arrival, workers had transformed the cafeteria’s dining hall. It was draped with crimson tablecloths, festooned with orchids and surrounded by chain-link fences.” http://www.nytimes.com/2010/06/27/us/politics/27palin.html?hpw […]

Rouge Forum Update: All Out October 7th! Nationwide School Strike! Plus More!

Friday, June 25th, 2010

Growing from the March 4th Actions, the M4 Committees have called for a nationwide school strike on October 7th, to be followed by state conferences on October 23 and 24. Shut them down and open Freedom Schools where educators, parents, students, and community people can gain and test knowledge in a reasonably free atmosphere, seeking […]

Rouge Forum Update: Chicago Teachers and Students Win In Puerto Rico!

Saturday, June 19th, 2010

June 19: Juneteenth 1865 – Over two years after the Emancipation Proclamation, slaves in Galveston, Texas, United States, are finally informed of their freedom. The anniversary is still officially celebrated in Texas and 13 other contiguous states as Juneteenth. 1982 – The body of God’s Banker, Roberto Calvi is found hanging beneath Blackfriars Bridge in […]

Rouge Forum Update: Can Resistance Top Repression?

Friday, June 11th, 2010

The core issue of our time is the promise of perpetual war and booming inequality met by the potential of mass, class-conscious, resistance. June 12, 1963: Medgar Evers Assassinated 1963: Thích Qu ng Đ c Immolates Himself Against the US Wars on Vietnam June 13 1994 – A jury in Anchorage, Alaska, blames recklessness by […]

Rouge Forum Update: D-Day! Will Oceans of Oil Mean Rivers of Blood?

Friday, June 4th, 2010

Remember the Rouge Forum Conference–August 2 to August 5! http://rougeforumconference.org/ Never Forget: June 6th 1944 D-Day! Pay No Attention to that! On June 5th 1956 Elvis Introduced Hound Dog on the Uncle Miltie Comedy Hour: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X5JALwwaASg Little Red Schoolhouse NEA and AFT Spent Millions on the Demagogue Obama and Electoral Work: Is the Education Bailout […]