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image Energy Giants Sued For Third World Woes 120_worldpower-1_home.jpgk93887.jpg by Jennifer Huang/Newsdesk.org
Fossil fuels drive the global economy, but prosperity has its costs. In the first of three articles on energy industry issues and politics, reporter Jennifer Huang investigates a group of lawsuits filed against multinationals like ExxonMobil by Third World villagers. Article copyright (c) 2002 by Jennifer Huang. Photograph copyright (c) 2002 by Julie Kay....
Posted: Wed Jun 5, 2002 5:49PM
text Teen anarchist drops lawsuit by from the daily mail
disappointing...
Posted: Wed Jun 5, 2002 2:58PM
text 20-50,000 Rally for Education in NYC! by Jonah Z.
Between 20,000 and 50,000 people rallied against education budget cuts in New York City yesterday! 10 Arrests....
Posted: Wed Jun 5, 2002 2:58PM
text U.S. soldier told to kill women and children in Afghanistan by portland indymedia
This American soldier says he was specifically ordered to kill women and children in Afghanistan. Isn't that a war crime?...
Posted: Wed Jun 5, 2002 2:11PM
text Peace Concert in Tijuana/San Diego by jim
WHAT: CROSS BORDER PEACE CONCERT WHEN: FRIDAY, JUNE 21 12:00 NOON- MIDNIGHT SOLSTICE CELEBRATION WHO: THE SAN DIEGO COALITION FOR PEACE AND JUSTICE and HUMANISTAS POR LA PAZ WHERE: THE US/MEXICO BORDER AT PLAYAS DE TIJUANA/BORDERFIELD STATE PARK...
Posted: Wed Jun 5, 2002 1:18PM
image Ottawa Police meet merchants, public to discuss security concerns (G8 Protest) 120_leaflet1.jpg by protester
Last night there was just a handful of concerned citizens at the first public meeting to discuss the G8 protests. But police, Emergency Services personnel and RCMP officers showed up in force....
Posted: Wed Jun 5, 2002 12:42PM
text ANSWER Emergency National Anti-War Conference in NYC by enrage_femme
600 ANTI-WAR ACTIVISTS ATTEND JUNE 1 EMERGENCY NATIONAL ANTI-WAR CONFERENCE IN NEW YORK CITY...
Posted: Tue Jun 4, 2002 10:32AM
image Human rights protest in Salt Lake City 120_508-1.jpg by Chuck Tripp
The Committee for War Criminal Prosecution (CWCP) held its third annual spring gathering in Salt Lake City, Utah to focus attention on human rights abuses and war crimes committed by members of the U.N.'s Security Council....
Posted: Mon Jun 3, 2002 9:31AM
text Chomsky talk by Noam Chomsky
For Middle East Children's Alliance in S.F. mid March...
Posted: Sun Jun 2, 2002 10:27PM
text The Shortwave Report 5/31/02 ¡LISTEN GLOBALLY! by Dan Roberts
A 30 minute review of international news and opinions recorded from a shortwave radio. 2 files- broadcast-13.7MB & quick/streaming-3.4MB. With times and freqs for listening at home. Free to rebroadcast upon notification. Spain, Germany, Netherlands, China, and Cuba...
Posted: Sun Jun 2, 2002 10:17PM
text Major 9-11 Event -- Press Event by UnAnswered Questions
Subject: Major 9-11 Event -- Press Event Date: Fri, 01 Jan 1904 00:36:11 -0400 From: "Kyle F. Hence"...
Posted: Sun Jun 2, 2002 10:08PM
text IDF Wants to Tour U.S. Campuses by anti-IDF intifada
Does IDF really think it is a good idea to come to U.S. campuses? We are no longer fooled by their policies of ethnic cleansing, and we will let them know this when they come....
Posted: Sun Jun 2, 2002 12:22PM
text Debt to Society: The Wrongly Convicted Face Long Road in Getting Compensation by Sharon Cohen
After A.B. Butler Jr. was cleared of rape and freed from prison two years ago, the state of Texas granted him a pardon and gave him a check for its mistake. The value of 16 1/2 years behind bars: About $4.60 a day. The check totaled $27,854 for more than a third of his life wasted, while his parents died and his marriage collapsed....
Posted: Sun Jun 2, 2002 12:18PM
text international observers arrested by repost
URGENT! IMMEDIATE ACTION NEEDED! 8 INTERNATIONALS BEING DETAINED AND THREATENED WITH DEPORTATION...
Posted: Sun Jun 2, 2002 11:00AM
text Just another threat from a pro-Israel creep (by Latuff) by Latuff
Mr. Billy D. is among the many pro-Israel guys who send me hate emails regularly. Let's all send him our thoughts on his threat....
Posted: Sun Jun 2, 2002 10:44AM
image Sharonzilla (photomontage by Latuff) 120_sharon15.jpg by Latuff
Copyright-free artwork by Brazilian cartoonist Latuff, on behalf of brave Palestinian people and their struggle for independence....
Posted: Sun Jun 2, 2002 10:13AM
text Soylent Green is Oil by Dwayne Eutsey
As I watched Charlton Heston screaming out the truth about soylent green to a city sleeping in darkness, I couldn’t help but think of the most recent developments in Afghanistan....
Posted: Sun Jun 2, 2002 4:47AM
image Nepal: One Year Later 120_nepal_060301-1.jpg by Geoff Oliver Bugbee
Perhaps eclipsed by the new escalating threats of nuclear war between Pakistan and India, the fate of Nepal remains a tattered shred of its former cloth....
Posted: Sat Jun 1, 2002 11:46PM
text INDIAN ARMY GANG RAPE VICTIMS: Testimonies of Young and Old Women of Kashmir by Majid A. Siraj
Realplayer videos of the statements of the women below are available at: http://www.kashmir.demon.co.uk/rape/...
Posted: Sat Jun 1, 2002 11:33PM
text Debunking anti-conspiracy theorists by local reporter
KPFA's Kellia Ramares responds to M. Rothschild's (The Progressive) attempts to squelch inquiry. "... Facile assignment of error to generalized "bureaucratic incompetence" makes it easy for the government to make some bad policy changes under the guise of improving "the system"....
Posted: Sat Jun 1, 2002 10:19PM