Feb. 10

                
  • Outside Watada trial, 1,000 demand his freedom

    Outside Watada trial, 1,000 demand his freedom

    February 9, 2007

    Fort Lewis, Wash. — More than 1,000 antiwar protesters marched outside the gates of Fort Lewis as the court-martial of Lt. Ehren Watada opened Feb. 5 on charges stemming from his refusal to serve in the...

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  • Cuban 5 prisoner gets visit from daughter

    Cuban 5 prisoner gets visit from daughter

    February 9, 2007

    Political prisoner René González, who last saw his almost-9-year-old daughter Ivette when she was four months old, received her on Dec. 30 in a prison visiting room in Marianna, Fla. For six years, the U.S. government...

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  • Congress may ease Cuba travel restrictions

    Congress may ease Cuba travel restrictions

    February 9, 2007

    Advocates for ending the ban on travel to Cuba are upbeat this year about action in Congress. A December Gallup poll showed that two-thirds of U.S. voters desire normalized U.S.-Cuba relations. The travel restrictions, the most...

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  • Event showcases radicals in Black & Brown

    Event showcases radicals in Black & Brown

    February 9, 2007

    I’ve just returned, all energized I might add, from an incredible event sponsored by the Sonja Stone Center for Black Culture and History at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. The event was called...

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  • Dont miss these remarkable films

    Dont miss these remarkable films

    February 9, 2007

    BERLIN — When I returned from nearly 43 years of McCarthy-induced exile in the German Democratic Republic (East Germany), one of my first visits was to my old haunts at the Museum of Modern Art. While...

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