American rooftops can be the Persian Gulf of solar energy. After Australia, no developed nation on Earth gets more annual sunlight than the United States. In addition, wind is now the fastest-growing energy source worldwide and one of the cheapest. But wind and solar power generate less than 2% of U.S. power. We can do better. We can increase auto fuel economy standards to 40 miles per gallon. The technology to achieve that goal exists now.
BALTIMORE - December 6 - Anti-war activist Phil Berrigan died December 6, 2002 at about 9:30 PM, at Jonah House, a community he co-founded in 1973, surrounded by family and friends, two months after being diagnosed with liver and kidney cancer.
''Our struggle was raging before anarchism was even a word, much less an ideology with newspapers and disciples. Our struggle is older than Bakunin or Kropotkin. .... Your intervention is not wanted nor are we a “project” for some high-minded North Americans to profit off. .... So long as North American anarchists hold and espouse colonialist belief systems they will forever find themselves without allies in the third world.''