Great speech on media by Bill Moyers
Journalist Bill Moyers gives the keynote address before 2,000 people at the first ever National Conference on Media Reform. He warned, "What we’re talking about is nothing less than rescuing a democracy that is so polarized it is in danger of being paralyzed and pulverized." —From DemocracyNow! Fri. Nov. 28, 2003
Democracy Now's Amy Goodman presents The War & Peace Report
on over 350 stations via the largest independent, non-corporate
community media collaboration in the U.S.A. Amazing interviews and
features. Downloadable in several formats.
TRUTHOUT provides links to hundreds of mainstream articles that might
otherwise be missed, as well as to indie journalism in multimedia
formats. The site contains an excellent section on environmental issues.
This is a news and humour site with funny daily political satire. Often includes clips by the ever sacrilegious Jon Stewart.
Der Spiegel Online
Germany, this is one of the world's finest mainstream news magazines. A
European perspective on world events. Der Spiegel Online has an English language International site.
On this incredible links page Academy Award winning filmmaker and
celebrated author Michael Moore focuses on everything from industrial
downsizing and corporate crime to the human faces affected by today's
Global Exchange is an international human rights organization dedicated to promoting environmental, political and social justice.
is a collective of independent media organizations and hundreds of
journalists offering grassroots, non-corporate coverage. Indymedia is a
democratic media outlet for the creation of radical, accurate, and
passionate tellings of truth.
A campaign of Oxfam.org to promote Fair Trade
Fairness & Accuracy In Reporting.org
the national media watch group, has been offering well-documented
criticism of media bias and censorship since 1986. Scrutinizes media
practices that marginalize public interest, minority and dissenting
offers incisive philosophical articles as well as activist commentary
from around the world addressing issues ranging from genetically
modified foods to media concentration. We want folks to get mad about
corporate disinformation, injustices in the global economy, and any
industry that pollutes our physical or mental commons.
Guerrilla News Network
Exactly as it sounds. Providing alternative news and issues from the War on Terrorism, Corporate Crime, Globalization, and more.
is a project of the Independent Media Institute, a nonprofit
organization dedicated to strengthening and supporting independent and
News you won't find on CNN or FOXNEWS
News and updates from David Orchard founder of 'Citizen Concerned About Free Trade'. A Saskatchewan prairie farmer, he authored the best-selling book, 'The Fight for Canada: Four Centuries of Resistance to American Expansionism'.
A New World Rising
In a time of incredible and sometimes frightening transformation ANWR
focuses on positive potentials in areas which technology, politics,
personal growth, food, economics, spirituality and more.
An amazing device, inspired in part, by readings from the Yijing the Omega Garden makes it possible to enjoy fresh, locally produced, high quality food, all year round, anywhere on the planet. Let's finally say goodbye to the 3000 mile Caesar Salad!
International is a confederation of 12 organizations working together
in more than 100 countries to find lasting solutions to poverty,
suffering and injustice.
by the organizers of the first Earth Day in 1970, Earth Day Network
(EDN) promotes environmental citizenship and year round progressive
action worldwide. Their mission is to build broad-based citizen support
for sound, workable and effective environmental and sustainable
development policies for all.
Power Accountable. Common Cause works for open, accountable government
and the right of all citizens to be involved in shaping America's
Habitat For Humanity International
for Humanity International is a nonprofit, nondenominational Christian
housing organization. Since 1976, Habitat has built more than 50,000
houses with families throughout the United States and another
100,000-plus houses in communities around the world for those who lack
is working to bring ordinary people back into politics. MoveOn builds
electronic advocacy groups to deal with such issues are campaign finance, environmental and energy issues, media consolidation and the Iraq war. Once a group is assembled, MoveOn provides information and tools to help each individual have the greatest possible impact.
for openness and democratic accountability in government, for the right
of consumers to seek redress in the courts; for clean, safe and
sustainable energy sources; for social and economic justice in trade
policies; for strong health, safety and environmental protections; and
for safe, effective and affordable prescription drugs and health care.
loose guerilla media collective that is dedicated to resisting war,
injustice, inequality and empire through art, creativity, humor, fun,
learning, mischief and disobedience. It is part of the growing
Our World is Not For Sale (OWINFS) network is a loose grouping of
organizations, activists and social movements worldwide fighting
against the current model of corporate globalization embodied in global
trading systems. OWINFS is committed to a sustainable, socially just,
democratic and accountable multilateral trading system.
Axis of Justice
is non-profit political organization formed by Tom Morello of
Audioslave and Serj Tankian of System of a Down. Its purpose is to
bring together musicians, fans of music, and grassroots political
organizations to fight for social justice together.
People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals 2
People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) is the largest
animal rights organization in the world. Founded in 1980, PETA is
dedicated to establishing and protecting the rights of all animals.
PETA operates under the simple principle that animals are not ours to
eat, wear, experiment on, or use for entertainment.
of Animals, Inc. is an international, non-profit, membership
organization, incorporated in the state of New York in 1957. FoA works
to protect animals from cruelty, abuse and institutionalized
exploitation. FoA's efforts protect and preserve animals and their
habitats around the world. Our goal is to achieve an ethic of respect
in people's relations with animals, wild and domestic, at home and
The GET YOUR WAR ON Cartoon
cartoons by David Rees labelled with news issues
going on at that time. Very funny.