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Memorial Dollars

Wednesday, February 15th, 2017

The benefits of bottle will go to support the memorial of 11-S. 9/11 Memorial will cost 19.11 dollars if purchased directly. A producer of wines in the town of Long Island in New York City has launched two wines to commemorate the tenth anniversary of the attacks on the twin towers and raise funds for the memorial that will be remembered those who died in the terrorist attacks of 2001. Merlot, fermented in barrels, and bottles of Chardonnay, flavored with Green Apple, will be sold under the name of 9/11 Memorial, and will cost 19.11 dollars if you buy directly from the winery, says its website. Between 1.15 and 1.91 dollars from the sale of each bottle will be donated to support the memorial.

Even the Lieb family cellars in North Fork, Long Island have produced another wine, the September Mission Merlot, which will be sold for $10 bottle whose sale will be donated 91 cents for the same purpose. It is the third occasion on which New York wineries produce a wine around the 11-S. Since 2004 they are producing wines to support various causes. Source of the news: two New York wineries launch new wines to commemorate the 11-S

Citizens Demonstrate

Friday, September 30th, 2016

Diana Sanchez 20 m citizen groups related with the 15-M movement have organized marches and concentrations for major cities of Spain. They are protesting by the forthcoming ratification of the Euro Pact, who believe they will bring more social and labour cuts. Keys to understanding what is the Euro Pact. A Europe for citizens and not for the markets, under this motto the 19 different collectives related movement 15 June – M have called demonstrations in more than 60 Spanish cities to protest the so-called Pact of the Euro, whose ratification is scheduled for June 27, and that has been very criticized by social and wage cuts that entails. The Euro Pact, occurring from Brussels as a prescription to alleviate the crisis and encourage competitiveness, proposing containment of public expenditure (especially of social benefits and pensions) and wage moderation, as well as greater employment flexibility. Again Internet and social networks are used by citizen movements to organize face to the demonstrations. The website of Democracia Real Ya, which joins the call and becomes convener in some cities, at the same time describes places and hours of demonstrations; but the web is constantly updated and each day adds the name of any new town. There’s even a concentration in New York at Washington Square, convened at 10 a.m.

on the 19th day (American time). There is a page for each call in Facebook and on Twitter is easy to track them with the tag #19J. For Fabio Gandara, spokesman for Real democracy already manifestation aims to maintain pressure citizen on the street, in addition to giving the opportunity to manifest itself could do to whom it may 15.We want that this reaches the rest of the citizens of Europe also, to know that this is not over, it is not diluted until things do not change, continues. Gandara the Euro Pact is one more example of the European policies of neo-liberal Court that ignore citizens and that attack their well-being.