Los Angeles artist, Mark Vallen, writes on his Art For A Change web log: "There is no better example of how politics is intertwined with art than the spectacle of an art museum being founded by a rapacious corporation well known for exporting US jobs overseas and profiting from foreign sweat shop labor."
A personal reflection by a Fenway High School student on the role that protest and civic action played in freeing local highschool teacher Attouoman Obain and allowing him to remain in the United States.
16 soldiers, law officers charged
FBI sting uncovers drug conspiracy
Susan Carroll and Dennis Wagner
The Arizona Republic
May. 13, 2005 12:00 AM
TUCSON - Sixteen current and former soldiers and law-enforcement officers were implicated Thursday in a "widespread" cocaine-trafficking conspiracy that FBI officials said will eventually bring down more public officials.