WASHINGTON - At 11:23 PM last night, 36 Democratic members of the US House joined with 186 Republicans to give George W. Bush and the oil industry a major victory in their plans to open Alaska's Arctic National Wildlife Refuge (ANWR) to oil drilling.
Between The Lines' Scott Harris spoke with Matthew Rothschild, editor of the Progressive Magazine, who examines world reaction to the Bush administration's rejection of numerous international treaties(A RealAudio Version of this interview may be found At http://www.btlonline.org).
Palestinians and Israelis are engaged in fierce gun battles across the West Bank and Gaza Strip.
Suicide bombers are killing civilians and children. Israeli troops have killed children. Intentional or
not, innocent people on both sides are being killed.
In an online downloadable show that could not be produced in mainstream or "alternative" media in the u.s.a., England's "Channel 4" has just become a pioneer for DARING to take on the ONE issue which even the most *devout* "radicals" and "anti-authoritarians" foam at the mouth over
Over 40 activists arrested because of the anti G8 protests are still in jail in Italy.
Let`s keep up international pressure to free the prisoners and to remind the public of the torture and murder,because it tents to forget very quikly.
Join tens thousands of activists in Washington DC Sept.29-30, 2001. International Day of Action against U.S. Military and Economic intervention, Stop Plan Colombia, U.S. Navy out of Vieques and Caribbean, racism against the poor in U.S..