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Solidarity With Labor in Wisconsin

March 1, 2011 by ed
From the Inbox via Nicolas Lampert: Colin Mattes (Milwaukee), Nicolas Lampert (Milwaukee), and Jesus Barraza (Oakland) from the Justseeds Artist's Cooperative have posted 6 copy-right free posters/graphics about the labor uprising in Wisconsin. Images can be downloaded and turned into window poster, signs, flyers, images for websites, t-shirts, patches, etc. Your call and yours to use in the movement. Visual resistance and creative resistance will help win this struggle. Feel free to pass this link on to others, post on Facebook, etc. Here is the link: http://www.justseeds.org/blog/2011/02/posters_in_support_of_wisconsi_1.html

Hull-House 1915 Hunger March Reenactment This Sunday

February 28, 2011 by ed
What: Hull-House 1915 Hunger March Reeanactment When: March 6 : 2 p.m. - 5 p.m. Price: Free Jane Addams Hull-House Museum 800 S. Halsted St. Chicago, IL 60607 312-413-5353 ABOUT THE HUNGER MARCH In honor of the 150th anniversary of Jane Addams’ birth and Hull-House’s continued commitment to social and public policies, Pocket Guide to Hell Tours will stage a reenactment of the 1915 Hunger Procession to recognize the 1500 men, women, and children who marched from Hull-House to petition City Hall to address Chicago’s high unemployment rate. With the city’s current unemployment rate hovering around 10.5%, which is higher than it was in 1915,this is an opportune moment to remember the efforts of past Chicagoans to respond to this challenge. Whereas the original procession was a protest, the reenactment will celebrate and commemorate the courage of activists like Lucy Parsons, Irwin St. John Tucker, and Jane Addams while drawing attention to contemporary programs. This tour will be followed by snacks, warm beverages, and delightful conversation in the Residents’ Dining Hall of the Hull-House Museum. Susan Hurley from Chicago Jobs with Justice will will link these events to today's, discussing unemployment, the current economic crisis, and what we can do together. http://www.chicagojwj.org/

Muammar Gaddafi – Zenga Zenga Song

February 28, 2011 by ed
Gaddafi Spoof gets Internet Fans

My Great DvD by Jennifer Chan

February 28, 2011 by ed

MyGreatDVD from Jennifer Chan on Vimeo.

Dan Wang Report in Wisconsin

February 21, 2011 by ed
Dan reveals his take on whats happening in Madtown Wisconsin. Here are a few other good reads for you to get up to date. Viva la revolt! Thanks for posting this Dan...

Artout Escort Service

February 21, 2011 by ed
We think they need some Chicago people. " Welcome to ARTOUT - the first artist escort service in the history of art!  Our concept is unique and so are our services: we offer a selection of seasoned as well as young and up-coming artists to go out with. In our PFC* world it gets lonely on the top, so why not meet an artist? All our artists are articulate and client-friendly, they can talk about many different topics and offer out-of the box solutions to your emotional or corporate problems. And if you have no problems, simply inject your lunch or dinner with a  great off-beat conversation. Whether you are a sophisticated art collector or a beginner, a stellar hedge fund manager or a retired corporate raider in search of new trills, ARTOUT may be just for you. Do not miss this unique opportunity! Be it in your international head-quarters, or in privacy of your villa, offer yourself a true gift of creativity - a living artist!"
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