Mumia Abu-Jamal, journalist and MOVE member, is on Pennsylvania's death row after a sham trial. Tens of thousands of activists, concerned citizens and progressive groups around the world have mobilized to stop his murder by the state. One such group is Groove Embassy Records, which is offering the single "Freedom of Speech" by hip hop duo Buddha Mind as one more tool in the fight to raise awareness of Mumia's case.
Between the Lines' Melinda Tuhus interviews Eric Eckl, communications director with American Rivers, who explains how damming, drilling, digging and burning threaten the survival of the nation's precious waterways.
Michael Dolan, director of Public Citizen's Global Trade Watch West Coast office, discusses the campaign launched by a broad coalition of groups to defeat legislation in Congress which would grant President Bush fast track negotiating authority, the first step required to conclude negotiations on the FTAA.