Vice-President Dick Cheney pressed the EPA to go easy on the energy industry, with which he is closely linked. "It amounts to a get-out-of-jail-free card for some of the nation's biggest polluters," said Frank O'Donnell of the Clean Air Trust.
November 7 & 8 Baltimore, Maryland will host the next pre-Miami consulta! We invite and URGE affinity groups, organizers, action groups, and other interested parties from east coast cities (and neighboring cities) to attend this meeting.
Four minute clip from speech by Omali Yeshitela on the significance of reparations. Yeshitela will act as a people’s advocate at the 12th Session of the World Tribunal on Reparations for African People, November 15-16 in Philadelphia. For more information visit www.inpdum.org
Due to the visit of Antonio Negri to our country, we introduce some articles of debate and polemic with Negri's ideas that were published along the past few years in the magazine Estrategia Internacional.
The My Lai massacre was not an isolated incident. As this article illustrates, it is a strategy of counterinsurgency warfare, which intends to eliminate popular support for guerrillas by "shock and awe." The US continues to organize and finance death squads and paramilitaries all over the world who use this method. The starkest example is in Colombia, where paramilitaries are using chain saws to dismember peasant farmers who support the guerrillas.