On the 4th of July hundreds demonstrated for black political prisoner Mumia Abu-Jamal and against Secretary of State Colin Powell receiving the “Liberty Award that day at the Liberty Bell. Part 2 of this photo-essay focuses on the demonstration’s arrival at the Liberty Bell. Part 2 features on the arrival at the Liberty Bell. Part one focused on the time at City Hall
The US-NAS-NRC (National Academy of Sciences, National Research Council ) would help the military to develop " a new infective micro-organism that might be refractory to the immunological and therapeutic processes upon which we depend to maintain our relative freedom from infectious diseases."
Today in Global Observer http://globalobserver.blogspot.com you can find articles about the plans for the Iraq's attack, a trial for war crimes in Timor Est and the story of 131 pakistanis deported from the US.
Before the 2000 presidential election, candidate George W. Bush promised that he would tap the Social Security Trust Fund only in the event of war, recession or national emergency. On Sept. 11, he was quoted by his budget director, Mitch Daniels, as saying, "Lucky me! I
hit the trifecta!"