U.S. gasoline prices have soared to their highest level in more than a decade.Most oil and energy companies are reporting record earnings in their recent quarterly reports.
Most consumers in the United States are paying record high prices for energy.
Behind a 2.4 mile long concrete and wire fence, leaders from every nation in the hemisphere, except for Cuba gathered in Quebec City for the Summit of the Americas April 20-22 to negotiate the Free Trade Area of the Americas.
Between The Lines' Scott Harris spoke with Maude Barlow, chairwoman of the Council of Canadians, who explains why her group opposes FTAA and describes the extraordinary security measures put in place by the Canadian government in anticipation of the tens of thousands of demonstrators coming to Quebec City.
Story and great pictures from Quebec City Summit of the Americas. See gas bombs, dancing, bonfires, crazy hair, drumming, and much more!Also reports from other protest actions around Boston and the Bush inauguration.
the corporate media perpetuates many inequalitys in the US and abroad through propaganda and yellow journalism. I think it would be great if we staged a demonstration at a corporate media headquarters to address this. Check out www.fair.org to educate yourself