Tuesday, April 24, 2012

Happy Birthday Mumia

You won't find this in English anywhere so here it is from Venezuela with love.
African American activists demand release
 Actor Danny Glover arrested during protests in Washington
 To date the whereabouts of the actor and the other activists who were arrested during the protest
Prensa Web RNV April 24, 2012, 07:41 PM

 Statements by William Camacaro, a member of Alberto Lovera Bolivarian Circle in New York

 Actor Danny Glover was arrested Tuesday during a protest at the headquarters of the Supreme Court in Washington, for the imprisonment of writer and activist Mumia Abu Jamal, whose death sentence was commuted to life imprisonment.

 The information was given by William Camacaro, a member of Alberto Lovera Bolivarian Circle in New York, noting that African American activists and movements demanding the release of the actor. 

Camacaro said so far unaccounted for Danny Glover, and other activists who were arrested during the protest.

 Camacaro reported that held demonstrations in several U.S. cities. He added that take advantage of the platafroma Tuesday 1 May to denounce police brutality and the unjust imprisonment of the black community in America. EFM

Thursday, April 12, 2012


I'll be speaking this Saturday along with Ruth Benn and Ed Hedemann on War Tax Resistance and how you can be more involved in ending war(s).

Taxes and War and You - Saturday 2:30-4pm Bluestockings Books
National War Tax Resistance Coordinating Committee
A workshop on military spending, what are war taxes – including income and excise taxes - how to resist, and consequences. If you are trying to figure out how to refuse to pay taxes that fund U.S. wars and militarism, this introductory workshop will explain the techniques of war tax resistance, consequences of saying no, and historical examples of people who have been successful war tax resisters. Tax day is April 17 so the timing with the bookfair is perfect.