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textHaiti, mother of liberty by Haiti Action Committee
While the world?s major news media minimize Haitians? support for their government, this picture tells the truth: A sea of Haitians came out New Year?s Day to celebrate their bicentennial and the leadership of President Aristide....
Posted: Sun Jan 11, 2004 12:59PM
textHonor Haiti, Honor Ourselves by Randall Robinson, SF Bayview (repost)
Part I: Jan. 1, 1804 ? Jan. 1, 2004 This day is sacred. It is the 200th anniversary of the Haitian Revolution. Fought by Haitians. Won for us all....
Posted: Sun Jan 11, 2004 12:57PM
text9 People Hurt in Haiti Student Protests by repost (ap)
Students took to the streets last week as part of an alleged movement to remove Haiti's Pres. Aristide from power....
Posted: Sun Jan 11, 2004 12:52PM
textHuge rally marks 1804 Haitian revolution by pww
In an effort that is eerily reminiscent of the campaign against Allende’s Chile in the 1970s or against Hugo Chavez’s Venezuela today, the U.S. government has bankrolled anti-Aristide political groups, including the so-called “Democratic Convergence,” with tens of millions of dollars. It has sought to paint Aristide as incompetent and unstable, and urged him to resign. Violence is also escalating: more than 30 Lavalas members and supporters have been killed by anti-government paramilitaries o...
Posted: Sat Jan 10, 2004 1:58PM
textIraqi protesters shot dead in Amara by alj
A confrontation between police and demonstrators in the south eastern Iraqi city of Amara has left at least seven people dead....
Posted: Sat Jan 10, 2004 1:42PM
textTeflon Tyrant by Tortuga Bi LIBERTY
Guantánamo captives still have zero legal rights, as of today (Jan. 10). Yet Saddam has been given rights, along with POW status, by the U.S. government....
Posted: Sat Jan 10, 2004 8:26AM
textFuture Questions: Corporations and Globalization by Riccardo Petrella
"A society in which everything is privatized has no common property. Such a society no longer needs to know how to live together and in common." Keepinbg public what is public and regulating financial markets are key future questions....
Posted: Fri Jan 9, 2004 3:17PM
textThe SHORTWAVE REPORT 1/9/04 ¡LISTEN GLOBALLY! by Dan Roberts
A weekly 30 minute review of news and opinion recorded from a shortwave radio. 2 files- broadcast quality (13.2MB) and quick download (3.3MB). With times and freqs for listening at home. Free to rebroadcast. Netherlands, Spain, Russia,China, and Cuba....
Posted: Fri Jan 9, 2004 2:22PM
textCheckpoint Four: Friends in Iraq Report From the Trenches! by D. Martinez, T. Sommer
This is a dispatch from some bay area journalists currently in Iraq working on a documentary. They have been chronicling the day-to-day events of occupied Iraq for the SFBay IMC and here is their latest....
Posted: Fri Jan 9, 2004 1:48PM
textMany Doubts About Free Trade for the Americas, report says by Centre for Economic Policy Research
Will Dreams Of U.S.-Latin America Trade Come True? As Heads of State Gather In Monterrey, Doubts About the Future of Trade Relations...
Posted: Thu Jan 8, 2004 5:56PM
videoKate Raphael demo: The Movie: Israeli Consulate: San Francisco. Jan. 6th. 4min.QT mov 16MB (video/quicktime 16.0MB) by Bill Carpenter
Deeg Gold reports on Kate Raphael's detention by Israeli authorities. The audio here is almost identical to the previous upload. 4min 16MB QuickTime movie....
Posted: Thu Jan 8, 2004 5:21PM
textKate Raphael is Out: Her Report by Kate Raphael
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Posted: Thu Jan 8, 2004 5:02PM
textV-Day March on Juarez by Code Pink
CODEPINK Joins V-Day in a March on Ciudad Juárez: Since 1993, more than 320 women have been murdered in Ciudad Juárez, the sister city of El Paso, Texas. Of these deaths, approximately 100 have been sexual-torture killings of young women, ages 12 – 19. Some 450 more women are unaccounted for or missing....
Posted: Thu Jan 8, 2004 10:24AM
textROMANIA: Diamond slavery by Romanian worker
Israeli entrepreneur Menachem Zvik, owner of the MCR International Afumati Romania - is working diamonds by exploiting its workers in apalling conditions....
Posted: Tue Oct 28, 2003 1:19PM
textNepal: Women, farmers revolt by Slacker65
Maoist Insurgents Gaining Ground in Confused and Disheartened Nepal "We want people's war," says Aruna Katuwal, age 12, with two big blue ribbons in her hair....
Posted: Wed Jun 27, 2001 10:47AM
textPrague protesters stopped at Czech border by Whispered Media
Bicyclists and Activists on their way to Prague were prevented from entering Czechloslavakia....
Posted: Thu Sep 21, 2000 4:50PM