This week was the bloodiest week in the last two months, as 24 Palestinians, mostly civilians, including 6 children, were killed and dozens of other civilians were injured by Israeli troops. The difference between the suicide bomber and soldier(s) killing civilian population including children, is the IDF - IOF uniform and the US tax dollar in foreign aid .
The website for the Northeast Antifascists is now it. While still a work in progress, it will be updated periodically with information relevant to local antifascist activity, as well news and reportbacks about the upcoming convergence at Valley Forge.
More and more GIs and their allies are beginning to resist the poverty draft and demand money for (union) jobs, housing, education and healthcare. They are refusing to be used as cannon fodder for the same bosses that exploit them at home and across the globe. See the new website www.nodraftnoway.org for information and fight back resources.
In light of the recent intellingence analysis that Iraq is a "catastrophic failure" and the best case scenario is for a continuation of the current chaos. Dennis Kucinch has called on the House Subcommittee on National Security to hold hearings to investigate Bush's lies.
"I believe that this subcommittee must excercise its oversight powers to the fullest and hold the Bush administration accountable for its decisions particularly where the use of force is concerned.
Count Folke Bernadotte, special UN Mediator to Mid East ...responsibile for saving 20,000 Jews from Himmler was assassinated this day, September 17 1948. The man directly responsible for his death, Nathan Friedman-Yellin was sentenced, pardoned after 5 months and was allowed to serve on Knesset