Genocide is the ultimate crime against humanity. And a government-backed genocide is unfolding in the Darfur region of the Sudan. As the horror in Darfur continues, our major television news networks are largely missing in action.
Independent Media Group subMedia (http://submediatv.com) has released its first DVZ (DVD/Zine) ‘‘Molotov’’ as a free download on the Bittorrent network. subMedia founder Franklin Lopez made the announcement last week, after the last ‘hard copy’ of ‘‘Molotov’’ was sold to a costumer in Norway.
Farmingville, New York – Around nine this morning, near a 7/11 parking lot used by day laborers to wait for possible jobs, Suffolk County police handcuffed and took into custody four of about 25 anti-racist activists who verbally confronted an anti-immigrant leader. A half-dozen Latino day-laborers joined the demonstration against the man that they indicated had been organizing regular protests against them; none of the workers, nor the anti-immigrant activist, were arrested. The counter-demonstration was organized by the communist Progressive Labor Party, and brought a diverse group of people from New York City and as far away as Boston and Washington, D.C.