As the president of the World Bank spoke at MITís graduation, activists engaging in a legal march against the World Bankís poverty promoting policies were confronted by a battalion of riot cops. They prevented the activists from exercising their right to free speech anywhere close to the graduation ceremonies.
His Holiness Maharishi Mahesh Yogi will address the entire global community on Tuesday, 18 June, at
8.00 p.m. (UK time) via the Maharishi Channel global satellite
TV network, Internet webcast, and telephone conference call.
This is an update on the case of Jaoudat Abouazza,
a Palestinian activist jailed since May 30.
The news is not good: he was prevented from appearing
at his own court hearing, and was badly tortured over the
Jaoudat's prison address is at the end of the article.
The Committee for War Criminal Prosecution (CWCP) held its third annual spring gathering in Salt Lake City, Utah to focus attention on human rights abuses and war crimes committed by members of the U.N.'s Security Council.