40 Women took over a McDonald's yesterday as part of the huge anti-FTAA demonstrations in Quito, Ecuador. ENLACE, a collective of indigenous, farmer, labor, and other social organizations, reports on the Quito uprising.
Protest Sen. Kerry's capitulation for war in the Congress by supporting the write-in candidate Randall C. Forsberg, a Democrat with a doctorate from MIT who serves as director of the Institute for Defense and Disarmament Studies.
On November 3 at 1 PM a peace rally will begin in Boston Common.
10,000 demonstrators are expected!!! Bring Drums!!! Bring Puppets!!! But mostly, Bring Yourself!!!
After an hour or so, we will begin a march through the streets of Boston, and then return to the rallying spot around 3:30 for another set of speakers and music. Sponsored by United for Justice With Peace and other peace groups.
All pictures are courtesy of Lara Jirmanus. The pictures were taken on the night of October 23, after the contract settlement had been announced. The pictures were taken inside and outside of Old West Church in Boston, which served as headquarters during the strike. (article 1)