Despite widespread public and legal pressure, the U.S. Immigration and Naturalization Service continues to imprison hundreds, if not thousands of immigrants on technical visa violations or similar minor charges. In recent months, the department of justice has stepped up the repression in a wave of detentions apparently directed at secular, politically-active immigrants. After a hearing last Thursday, June 27, Boston-area resident Jaoudat Abouazza remains in prison where he has been subjected to what some are calling torture.
Two Wild Rockies Earth First! (WREF!) activists, using the names Fireweed and Lupine, have occupied trees in a proposed helicopter landing site for the Little Bull and Big Bull timber sales in the Bitterroot National Forest (BNF).
The following are excerpts from the debate on http://2changetheworld.info – the website dedicated to a discussion of the Revolutionary Communist Party,USA’s Draft Programme and issues of revolutionary strategy.