50 members of the Harvard Living Wage Campaign entered a Harvard administrative building Wednesday, April 17 to demand a living wage of at least $10.25/hr plus benefits for all Harvard employees. The students are currently in Day 7 of the sit-in. The administration is still refusing to negotiate.
Portland, Oregon Police attack a house party on what some feel is an escalation of the international “anarchist witchhunt” that has been ongoing since the WTO, and two days later, police fatally shoot a Latino man.
...to Negotiate the Free Trade Area of the Americas FTAA criticized for surrendering nations' democratic governance for corporate control. Between The Lines' Scott Harris spoke with Maude Barlow, chairwoman of the Council of Canadians.