April 25 - May 1

                
  • Immigration reform  welcome news

    Immigration reform welcome news

    April 17, 2009

    We welcome the news that both of the nation’s major labor federations have agreed to join forces to support an overhaul of the immigration system. They are backing the Obama administration’s call for a path to...

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  • Letters: Nukes, Berenson, Travel to Cuba, free speech, J.H. Franklin

    Letters: Nukes, Berenson, Travel to Cuba, free speech, J.H. Franklin

    April 17, 2009

    Nuclear sense Finally! A president who lives in the real world. By extending the hand of friendship and mutual respect and sweeping away the Cold War tactics of arrogance, confrontation and peace through strength, Barak Obama...

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  • WORLD NOTES: Nigeria, Sri Lanka, Venezuela, Russia, West Bank, Cuba

    WORLD NOTES: Nigeria, Sri Lanka, Venezuela, Russia, West Bank, Cuba

    April 17, 2009

    Nigeria: Transnat’l plunder leaves loose ends The government last week denied responsibility for failing to identify bribe-takers, blaming the U.S. Attorney General instead, vanguardngr.com reported. Despite requests, facts are being withheld that entered into the trial...

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  • Love your mother

    Love your mother

    April 16, 2009

    Earth Day, April 22, is sandwiched between Tax Day, April 15, and Workers Memorial Day, April 28. Just around the corner is May Day, May 1, the international workers day and a day for flower baskets...

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  • Art exhibit illustrates horrors of Iraq occupation

    Art exhibit illustrates horrors of Iraq occupation

    April 15, 2009

    HOUSTON - Upon entering The Station Museum of Contemporary Art on the edge of the city’s downtown to view the exhibition “Iraqi Artists in Exile,” I was hit with the questions “How do we justify the...

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