Far more than just missile defense, U.S. plan is to control the "ultimate high ground of space and dominate the planet below" with high-tech weapons and a space corps. Author Karl Grossman examines the drive to build a national missile defense system and the danger that it will undermine global and regional strategic balance and stability. Listen to RealAudio version on the Between The Lines website www.btlonline.org for week ending 2/23/01
March 3 Boston Rally & March: "Stop Plan Colombia"
12:00-1:30pm Gather & Rally with the Vigil for the Iraqi People at Park St. on the Red line
1:30 March to US military recruiter & the Colombian consulate
Tell Bush and Pastrana: "Hands off the Dialog Zone!" "Stop Plan Colombia!"
"Free Trade Globalization = Death Squads in Colombia"
"¡EEUU Fuera de Colombia!" “¡La zona de despeje sí, Plan Colombia no!”
Audio of excellent KPFA report, including interviews, covering: Pacifica thieves employ Board member John Murdock's anti-worker/labor/health firm of EB&G to threaten listener's campaigns to reclaim the Network. California Legislators sign letter to Pacifica Board. Actions continue in CA to bring and end to the Hijackers. 8 minutes.
An interview with David Stratman, former Washington director of the National Parent Teachers Association (PTA) on the MCAS test, which all public school students in MA will be required to pass beginning in May in order to graduate. Topic discussed include high-stakes testing and the corporatization of public education. 16:31. Download RealAudio file here or go to: http://www.radio4all.net/proginfo.php?id=2650 for broadcast-quality .mp3 version.