Posts Tagged ‘community’

Klaus Schwab Tells Davos: My ‘Powerful Community’ Is Setting ‘Global Agenda’

World Economic Forum founder Klaus Schwab has boasted that the “powerful community” assembled by the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland is setting the “global agenda” and “changing the world.” “The future is not just […] The post Klaus Schwab Tells Davos: My ‘Powerful Community’ Is Setting ‘Global Agenda’ appeared first on News Punch.

Greek Diaspora Community Leader Petros Galatoulas Passes Away

Petros Galatoulas, former President of the Federation of Hellenic Societies of Greater New York, passed away on Saturday at the age of 66. The prominent figure in the Greek diaspora community had been facing a series of health problems before his passing. Galatoulas was a significant member of the Greek-American and Greek immigrant community in […]

Pushback Causes Kansas Community to Walk Back Measure Banning ‘In God We Trust’ on Police Vehicles

A city council in Kansas voted to walk back a measure banning “In God We Trust” decals on police vehicles after citizens voiced displeasure.

What’s the story? Abed Abu-Shehadeh on the Palestinian community in Jaffa

Abed Abu-Shehadeh, a Palestinian political activist from Jaffa, describes the traumatic events of May 2021 in Jaffa, their impact on Palestinian citizens of Israel and his new film “Testimonies – May 2021.” Source

Leader of Greek Community of South Australia Bill Gonis Passes Away

Bill Gonis, the President of the Greek Orthodox Community of South Australia (GOCSA), has suddenly passed away, the community announced on Wednesday. He was 62. Gonis was one of the GOCSA’s longest-serving presidents and received the Order of Australia Medal in 2006. Bill Gonis took over the GOCSA reins in January 2015 after years of […]

Al-Shabaab Attacks Kenyan Community for the Seventh Time this Month

Government Officials Among Those Injured in Attack 01/27/2022 Washington, D.C. (International Christian Concern) – On January 26, 2022, six gunmen suspected to be al-Shabaab terrorists ambushed a convoy of vehicles near Kenya’s Somali border, and began shooting. Six people were injured in the attack and three were able to escape due to security measures in place. According to […]

Interview 1683 – James Corbett on Crisis and Community

If blockchain is your solution for money and everything, you have been fooled, so stop reading now as this will be a waste of your time. If the label of “open source” gives you peace of mind, can you point to an example of when someone caught malicious code in a widely distributed application? If […]

McMichaels, Bryan Get Life Sentences For Policing Their Community At Cop’s Request, Shooting Suspect Who Tried to Take Their Gun

By Chris Menahan Former Glynn County police officer Gregory McMichael along with his son Travis and their neighbor, William “Roddie” Bryan, were all given life sentences on Friday for policing their community at the request of local law enforcement and shooting a suspect with a long criminal history who tried to take their gun. Superior […]

Istanbul’s Orthodox community marks Epiphany with icy dives

Plunging into the icy waters of Istanbul’s Golden Horn, Orthodox Christians, on Thursday, marked the anniversary of the birth and baptism of Jesus of Nazareth, the man they know as the Messiah, Anadolu News Agency reports. The marking of the Epiphany began with a ceremony held by the Fener Greek Orthodox Patriarchate in the Turkish […]

Exclusive—J.D. Vance: The Desire to Safely and Securely Live in a Community Is Under Assault

J.D. Vance, author of Hillbilly Elegy: A Memoir of a Family and Culture in Crisis and Republican candidate for the U.S. Senate seat from Ohio, told SiriusXM’s Breitbart News Saturday that the basic desire to live in a community safely and securely, while being able to provide for your family, is under assault by corporate and political leadership. “The basic desire […]

Growing our new civilisation: Awakened Pages spearheads the rebirth of community

Growing our new civilisation: Awakened Pages spearheads the rebirth of community The Liberty Beacon / Steve Cook Intro by Steve Cook By “Community” we are talking about community at local and national and – who knows? – eventually global level. Below is a text quoted directly from the Awakened Pages project. This is a very […]

Addressing the role of my community, both angrily and lovingly

We’ve spent the last year or two emphasizing Palestinian voices. That’s a priority for us given the bigotry that Palestinians face in U.S. political culture and the dreadful consequences for foreign policy. But as our mission evolves, I want to go back to why I started this work and what continues to drive me. Mondoweiss […]

How community schools are helping a hard-hit city dig out of tough times

Days after the GE Transportation plant in Erie, Pennsylvania, announced a round of crippling layoffs in 2013, an employee was found hanging from a crane in “Building 20,” according to the Erie Times-News. The image of a dead worker dangling from a crane in a dying factory seemed symbolic of a city going ever deeper […]

Spinoza scholar declared persona non grata by same Jewish community that banned Spinoza

This is an unbelievable story. This recent Hanukkah eve (on Sunday), Rabbi Joseph Sefarti of Amsterdam’s Portuguese Jewish community has declared world-renowned Benedict (Baruch) Spinoza scholar Yitzhak Melamed of Johns Hopkins University a “persona non grata” in the Portugeuse synagogue complex. The reason: Melamed was requesting to film part of a documentary on Spinoza inside […]

The international community cannot let the Israeli apartheid regime criminalize human rights work

Editor’s Note: The following statement was released by participants on the 2016 U.S. Prison, Labor and Academic Delegation to Palestine. Mondoweiss occasionally publishes press releases and statements from organizations in an effort to draw attention to overlooked issues. The U.S. Prison, Labor and Academic Delegation to Palestine (2016) joins with organizations and individuals around the world […]

Community rallies for academic freedom and end to Islamophobia, anti-Palestinian bias at SFSU

Students, faculty, alumni, labor leaders, clergy, members of the historic 1968 student strike, and community members  gathered at the Malcolm X Plaza at San Francisco State University this week to protest President Lynn Mahoney’s undermining of San Francisco State University (SFSU) faculty integrity, the spirit of ’68 historic commitment to social justice, and the Arab […]

DDA betrays 4,000 families including 42 families of  Leprosy community residing at Kathputli Colony

New Delhi, November 18, 2021: A Press Conference was organized by The National Federation of Indian Women (NFIW) at Press Club today on the betrayal of Delhi Development Authority (DDA) in allotting houses to the families who were residing at Kathputli Colony. Kathputli Colony is majorly a colony of artists of national and international reputation. […]

‘A Very Resilient Community’: NSW Premier Visited Flood Ravaged Town of Forbes

New South Wales Premier Dominic Perrottet on Thursday morning has visited the central-western town of Forbes where the threat of rising floodwaters is likely to linger for days, with more rain forecast in the coming days. He was joined by Deputy Premier Paul Toole and Emergency Services Minister David Elliott to receive a briefing from […]

Radical Hindu Nationalists Brutally Attack Christian Community in India

Radicals Use Extreme Violence to Make Village “Christian-Free” 11/08/2021 Washington D.C. (International Christian Concern) – International Christian Concern (ICC) has learned that a Christian community in India’s Chhattisgarh state was brutally attacked by a mob of radical Hindu nationalists over the weekend. The attack left nine Christians seriously injured, including three who are currently hospitalized […]

Hackers leak data of Israel LGBTQ community after ransom demand not met

A hacker group calling itself Black Shadow has leaked the profile data of hundreds of Israeli members of the LGBTQ community after an Israeli firm refused to pay a $1 million ransom, the Jerusalem Post reported yesterday. The hackers broke into web hosting company Cyberserve’s servers, seized data from gay chat and dating app Atraf, Dan bus company and tour […]

The Fascinating History of the Greek Orthodox Community of Bangor, Maine

Members of the Greek community of Bangor, Maine visiting their ancestral village of Vamvakou, Greece in 1949, including Nikos Niarchos, a member of the Niarchos shipping family, on the left. Credit: Public Domain The small but thriving Greek community in Bangor, Maine has a rich history that dates back to the 1890s. The history of […]

After killing Muslim women, the international community cannot teach us how to treat them

Early this week, the UN Secretary-General, Antonio Guterres, claimed that the Taliban did not maintain its promises regarding women’s and girls’ rights, following the liberation of their country from the American internationally-backed occupation which lasted 20 years. He urged the Taliban, the new rulers of Afghanistan, to fulfil their obligations under international human rights and […]

The United States Must Rejoin the Global Biodiversity Conservation Community 

Snow geese, Bosque del Apache National Wildlife Refuge, New Mexico. After spending the winter in New Mexico, the snow geese go to the Arctic (Alaska, Nunavut, Siberia) for nesting and rearing their young. (Photo: Subhankar Banerjee, 1998). After a long stretch of public inattention, biodiversity conservation is a hot topic again, as if we had […]

Yemen War Escalates As The International Community Twiddles Its Fingers

The war in Yemen continues to escalate, and immense suffering is being caused to the country’s civilian population as a result, whilst the International Community continues to behave as if mass murder is not ongoing. The United Nations, Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA), put out a press release this Monday in which […]

Teen Vogue Urges Biden to Transform ‘White Men’s’ Fed for BIPOC Community’s Economic Progress

The Federal Reserve is “the brainchild of six white men” which favors corporate America and Wall Street “instead of for struggling workers” and President Biden should radically transform the institution into a force fighting for climate change and the BIPOC (black, indigenous, and other people of color) community’s economic progress if he really intends to […]

Jews launch ‘Secure Community Network’ Command Center to Monitor Hate in America Non-Stop

    The Secure Community Network — which coordinates security for Jewish institutions nationwide — has opened a command center in Chicago to monitor antisemitic threats: The center’s main room is a monitoring room with a 16-foot video screen that shows a map and tally of incident reports and potential threats across the country. It […]

Patients Declare US Government Colluding With Medical Community To Classify Horrific Covid-19 Vaccine Neurological Injuries As ‘Anxiety’

by Christine Dolan and L Todd Wood September 10, 2021 Diseases of the nervous system : a text-book of neurology and psychiatry, 1915 Please Follow us on Gab, Minds, Telegram, Rumble, Gab TV, GETTR CDMedia has been interviewing scores of covid vaccine-injured patients, who participated in the clinical trials as well as in the early rollouts in the United States. All have […]

Black Community And Climate Justice

Above Photo: Nurphoto. “Humanity is in danger.” – Miriam Miranda, Garifuna leader There is an easy correlation between the frequency and magnitude of climate-related disasters and the negative impact that has on human beings, especially on Black and Indigenous communities, who disproportionately due to accompanying social and economic-political disasters are usually at the forefront of […]

Will Investing In Community Groups Keep Immigrants Out Of Detention?

Above Photo: A family of asylum seekers from Cuba boards a Border Patrol Inmate transport after turning themselves in to agents on May 13 in Yuma, Arizona. Apu Gomes/Getty. Advocates say the new approach could help transform the country’s immigration system. “It’s solidarity, not charity,” said Grace Kindeke, who helps people recently released from immigration […]

Cooperatives And Community Land Trusts: Natural Partners?

Above photo: HUD Secretary Patricia Harris, President Jimmy Carter, and New York Mayor Abraham Beame tour the South Bronx in October 1977. National Archives and Records Administration. Community land trusts provide far fewer units than other forms of affordable housing. Advocates now believe the model can be one possible solution to preserving the affordability of […]

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