According to the U.S. Geological Survey, the current drought in the West of North America is the worst that has occured in the last 500 years, with water flow levels at close to half those of the drought in the dirty thirties of the previous century.
Ronald Reagan--the U.S. president from 1981 to 1989--relentlessly drove this
planet to the very brink of nuclear world war--while preaching, with a
fundamentalist fervor, that a nuclear Armageddon was "winnable.
This Thursday, June 24th, the six adult defendants of the Lafayette Eight will be in court to face felony charges. The modern political climate in
Boston has produced a witchhunt. Community Activists are being targeted left and right. We must show solidarity against state repression. We will not allow the media slander and state repression to continue. We will centralize
our efforts and make an injury to one the concern of all. Please help us pack the courtroom Thursday morning, 9am at the Cambridge District Court.
Right wing death squads and a hub for drug smuggling is Bush's vision of democracy in Iraq all orchestrated by the ambassador of death, Negroponte. The old Iran Contra gang are all in place once again ready to flood the streets of America and Europe with cheap heroin from Afghanistan. The Bush administration's reluctance to hand Saddam over to the interim government of Iraq maybe based not on a fear of Saddam's military capabilities but on a fear of him telling what he knows about drug smuggling.