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in the opening hours of the highly anticipated counter-demonstrations to the FTAA confab in quito, ecuador, the university student federation initiated resistance to a police fence around the event site. soon, the streets were alive with a battle between hundreds of young people hurling rocks and molotov cocktails, and harried police troops, who managed to fend off the attack. coming days however, promise further action, with the numbers of the counter-demonstrators only growing...
40 Women took over a McDonald's yesterday as part of the huge anti-FTAA demonstrations in Quito, Ecuador. ENLACE, a collective of indigenous, farmer, labor, and other social organizations, reports on the Quito uprising.
Protest Sen. Kerry's capitulation for war in the Congress by supporting the write-in candidate Randall C. Forsberg, a Democrat with a doctorate from MIT who serves as director of the Institute for Defense and Disarmament Studies.