This article is written from Venezuela by someone who has spent 3 weeks here
observing and talking to people on both sides of the conflict as well as with
many Venezuelan anarchists. It is not based on speculation, or knowledge
gained from mass media, it is based on personal interaction and first hand
observations. However, I, unlike much of the mass media, do not claim to
know everything or to be completely unbiased as some of my personal political
beliefs clearly shine through in this article.
Join us for the GAS CAN MARCH on Sunday, February 2 in Natick, MA. We are
protesting George W. Bush's threatened war for oil by carrying empty
gasoline cans in a march to the US Army Bio/Chemical Command Center Labs.
The Australian government is locking up Asylum Seekers, ignoring their responsibility to the duty of care. Fatmia died in custody, leaving behind a husband and three children. She is the ninth person to die while being detained like an animal.
GUSHTAPA, Arab ocupied Kurdistan- The sudden expulsion of families from a 30-kilometer (20 mile) border strip between the autonomous Kurdish north and the rest of Iraq has led to speculation that President Saddam Hussein is clearing a buffer zone to defend against a US invasion from the north.