"Current day anarchist Noam Chomsky writes that 'Anarchism, in my
view, is an expression of the idea that the burden of proof is always on
those who argue that authority and domination are necessary. They have
to demonstrate, with powerful argument, that that conclusion is correct. If
they cannot, then the institutions they defend should be considered illegitimate."
Speaking on the "World Day of Freedom of the Press," Iran's Minister of Culture and Islamic Guidance Ahmad said that the war in Iraq proves the world has moved to a new phase of a free, multi-media press.
On April 24 supporters of black death-row political prisoner Mumia Abu-Jamal gathered at Philadelphia City Hall for the “Death Row? Shut it Down!” demonstration organized to commemorate both Abu-Jamal’s birthday as well as the passage of the 1996 Anti-Terrorism and Effective Death Penalty Act.