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The Sanskrit root word
for "war" means literally
"desire for more cows."


— from The Clay Hill Anthology
by Hayden Carruth
from Collected Shorter Poems


Cows with Guns



DECEMBER 24

CLAUDIA JONES
Trinidadian-born feminist, communist, Black nationalist.


Throughout the Western world,
December 24 — January 1, "THE HOLIDAYS" — a period of continuous merrymaking & zerowork.





Spikey fish
1994 --

R


obbery Rave in Turin, an all night fund raising party in support of arrested comrades (part of a series of events leading up to & during what has come to be known as the ‘Marini trial’ in which 68 people are implicated, accused of armed actions).


[Source]: http://www.freewebs.com/frameup/chronology.html




1998 -- Saturn enters the #1 house — or the driveway, as US automakers would have it.



Dog eats Dog, animated
1998 --
Perú: Didna See It Coming?: 21 workers at the Psychic Hotline in Perú are locked out of their jobs for refusing a 50% downsizing in pay.

Walter Mercado who runs an international franchise of Psychic Hotlines hires scab psychics. The locked out psychics claim they have training in psychology & human behavior while new psychics are hired with no training whatsoever! Their only requirement is "a nice voice."

Psychics of the World, Unite! Nationalize the Psychic Hotlines under workers control!

— Earl Gilman, El Nuevo Topo magazine

 
"Lukacs discovered that in ordinary life the exploitation of labor by capital is hidden from the consciousness of the worker by the fact that the terms on which goods are exchanged in the market appear to be determined by factors independent of the workers' own labor."

— Stanley Aronowitz, False Promises




2001 --
'Gentleman Bandit' Dies in Prison at 62
Updated: Wed, Dec 26 11:00 AM EST

ROME (Reuters) - Italy's "gentleman bandit," an affable anarchist who courteously robbed banks in the 1960s & 1970s, has died in prison of a heart attack at the age of 62, officials said Wednesday.

Fantazzini film posterHorst Fantazzini conducted nonviolent stickups across northern Italy, often using a toy gun according to some stories, & won his nickname after sending roses [red & black!?] to a bank teller who had fainted during a robbery.


Further details/ context, click here[Details / context]

2001 24/12 Bologna · Prison della Dozza Mort de Horst FANTAZZINI


2009 -- US: Senate passes a health-care bill expected to extend insurance coverage to 30 million additional Americans, in a party-line vote, 60-39. Previous examples of government overreach: only cars in most states were required to be insured.



Santa skull
3000 --


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Stop the WTO
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"You cannot buy the Revolution. You cannot make the Revolution. You can only be the Revolution. It is in your spirit or it is nowhere."

Ursula K. LeGuin, The Dispossessed

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