2 Investigates: Oakland housing activists charged with criminal conspiracy and trespassing – Story | KTVU

A housing rights activist featured in a 2 Investigates report is facing felony charges in Alameda County for attempting to acquire an Oakland woman’s house through a little-known law called adverse possession. Source: 2 Investigates: Oakland housing activists charged with criminal conspiracy and trespassing – Story | KTVU Advertisements

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Daniel McGowan: Court Documents Prove I was Sent to Communication Management Units (CMU) for my Political Speech

The first of the two CMUs was opened quietly, without the public scrutiny required by law, in 2006 in Terre Haute, Indiana; the Marion, Illinois CMU followed in 2008. In fact, at a hearing in my case before I was sentenced, my attorneys argued that giving me the “terrorism enhancement” could result in my designation […]

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Brest-Liovsk Treaty

On the 3rd December 1917 a conference between a Russian delegation, headed by Leon Trotsky and German and Austrian representatives began at Brest-Litovsk. Trotsky had the difficult task of trying to end Russian participation in the First World War without having to grant territory to the Central Powers. By employing delaying tactics Trotsky hoped that […]

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