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Japanese Whaling Short Quota, Blame Peaceful Resisters

There were definitely sabotage campaigns behind the figure.”
Japanese Fisheries Agency Official

The BBC reported on Friday that with the season over, the Japanese Fisheries Agency announced their whalers accumulated less than a third of their annual goal. In total, 266 minke whales were caught and one fin whale. Though there has been an international ban on commercial whaling for over 25 years, their objective is to catch about 1,000 of the mammals annually “for scientific research.”

The agency holds anti-whaling activists responsible for the whalers’ lack of success.

AFP spoke with an agency official who said, “The catch was smaller than planned due to factors including weather conditions and sabotage acts by activists. There were definitely sabotage campaigns behind the figure.”

One group involved in the peaceful resistance is called Sea Shepherd. They trail the Japanese fleet and make attempts to disrupt its hunt by positioning their ship between the harpoon and the whales while spraying water cannons into the air to block whalers from taking accurate shots.

While the agents of the state in Australia have pursued legal action against agents of the state in Japan in the International Court of Justice, the brave activists are being the change they want to see in the world and are having an impact today despite the great risk to themselves.

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Interview with Jewish Human Rights Activist Liza Behrendt

This Thursday I had the pleasure of interviewing Human Rights Activist Liza Behrendt. Liza is a young jew From Durham, New Hampshire who cares about the future of Jewish people and of all people. She Studied at Brandeis University and lives in Brooklyn, New York working as a Community Organizing Coordinator at the Gay Men’s Health Crisis Center. She was arrested as part of occupy Wall St and is an active voice on behalf of injustice everywhere. Recently, Liza was featured in a video by Code Pink Action that went viral overnight.

In my interview with Liza for Fr33manTV, I asked her about AIPAC’s history and influence as well as what she’d like to see for the future of peaceful resistance against state terrorism. While she seems to be a statist, she is certainly an ally when it comes to furthering the dialogue of peaceful solutions to ending wars.

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Redress Your Grievances!

I started a new site for you, if you’re a person who has a grievance with government. It’s at RedressYourGrievances.com, and it collects everyone’s grievances into a searchable wiki database. Tell me what you think!

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Fr33 Agents Radio News 2012-03-09

Fr33 Agents Radio News for Friday, March 9, 2012

On this episode:

Agent Praetgeist reports on Academia’s Criticism of California‚Äôs Three-Strikes Law

Agent DerrickJ reports on Anonymous’ PWN of the Vatican

Plus!

An interview with Peaceful Resister and Promoter of Peace, Liza Behrendt.

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Anonymous Redresses Centuries-Old Grievance

Reuters reported that the website for the Vatican, Vatican.VA was inaccessible this Wednesday after an announcement by a branch of the hacktivists known as Anonymous claimed responsibility for the cyber-attack. Members of the decentralized group were quoted as saying the site take-down was in response to the Roman Catholic Church’s interference with daily Roman life as well as an endless list of historical scandals such as selling indulgences in the 1500’s and burning non-believers at the stake during the Inquisition.

Anonymous explained their actions in their own words by changing the text of the website to the following: “Today, Anonymous has decided to put your site under siege in response to your doctrine, liturgy and the absurd and anachronistic rules that your profit-making organization spreads around the world.”

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Fr33 Agents Radio News 2012-03-08

Fr33 Agents Radio News for Thursday, March 8, 2012

Agent TalleyTV reports:
Why Have Americans Stopped Fighting Back Against the Forces of Oppression?

Agent Ian Freeman reports on Derrick J being assaulted by a crossing guard

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Fr33 Agents Radio News 2012-03-07

Fr33 Agents Radio News for Wednesday, March 7, 2012

Topics for today:

TalleyTV reports for Fr33Agents.com:
New Hampshire May Decriminalize Marijuana

Ian Freeman reports for FreeKeene.com:
FreeKeene Radio News for the week of March 5th, 2012

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Fr33 Agents Radio News 2012-03-06

Fr33 Agents Radio News Tuesday, March 6, 2012

Agent TalleyTV: Protesters claim victory as G-8 moved from Chicago to Secure Location

Agent TalleyTV: State Agents: Give Us Your Money. Cindy Sheehan: No

Agent Wyxatt: Declaration of Internet Independence

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20,000 Protest Russian Elections

The LA Times reported that in Moscow and St. Petersburg this Monday, hundreds of protesters were kidnapped by agents of the state. The protesters claimed that Vladimir Putin nefariously manipulated the results of the election resulting in his win. They demand his immediate resignation.

Agents of the state hovered close to the ground in helicopters while others occupied the streets. The protesters endured sub-zero temperatures and blasted the popular Russian song, “My state is a thief, a dirty and cynical thief,” while the crowd sang, “Putin is a thief!”

Russian election observers reported election fraud ranging from the typical to the bizarre: voters bussed from one polling station to another, names added to lists of eligible voters on election day, people voting at work where their bosses tell them which boxes to check, plus a multitude of votes coming from people registered as living in a vacant building next to the polling station.

Two staff members for another candidate claimed to have been beaten up while writing out a complaint about the transparency of the process.

One of the men, Eldar Dadin, said, “They hit me and my friend several times and dragged us outside.” The LA times reports, “In the street, he tried to break away, but the men choked him to the point where he nearly passed out, and then pushed the two observers into a car.”

Dadin continued, “When I realized they were taking us out of town I got real scared and for a moment thought they would kill us,” but in fact the men were dropped off inside a deserted construction site outside town and told not to return.

In Moscow, state agents scattered the crowd of 20,000 by arresting over 250 people in Pushkin Square and over 50 people, including member of the opposition Eduard Limonov, in front of the Federal Security Service building. The same tactic was used to bring an end to the rally in St. Petersburg when state agents arrested over 300 people.

The sign reads, “Putin, let corruption take you!” (Kirill Kudryavtsev / AFP/Getty Images / March 5, 2012)

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Do You Value Peace?

This brilliant flyer was a collaboration by Agents Ryan Maddox and TalleyTV. Print some out today and share with your friends and neighbors. It makes a great conversation-starter!

Download this flyer in PDF form by clicking here.