For the time being, forest defenders remain from 80 to 100 feet up in mature red oaks with no intention of coming down. Their supporters are asking for solidarity actions and reinforcements in the face of the looming destruction of the critical buffer zone.
"If all you got is air, use it. If all you got is speech, use it!"
KRS-One speaks in a dialogue with inner city youth, city councilors- Chuck Turner and Felix Arroyo, and other members of the community about the state of hip hop and some of the issues facing the culture specific to Boston. The gathering of positive hip-hop acts brought out some 30,000 to City Hall Plaza.
If politicians could but put away their misconceptions about Arab Americans and American Jews and their unfounded fears of a mythical bloc vote, they would realize that a strong base of support for peaces exists into which they could tap.