Mar 9

                
  • Anti-elitists sincere, but poorly organized

    Anti-elitists sincere, but poorly organized

    March 8, 2002

    The second annual World Social Forum, held in Porto Alegre, Brazil, at the end of January, is now over, and the intention is to make it an annual event. Overwhelmingly, participants agree the forum was a...

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  • Moratorium rally keeps the fire a-burning

    Moratorium rally keeps the fire a-burning

    March 8, 2002

    One Thursday night in January, I arrived late to a rally at Chicago’s Hyde Park Community Church, a 100-year-old architectural landmark with its stone and oak benches and oak trim everywhere. There were no seats left,...

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  • New York Communist Party: Retry Louimas torturers!

    New York Communist Party: Retry Louimas torturers!

    March 8, 2002

    Last week’s federal appeals court decisions undoing three police officers’ convictions in connection with the 1997 attack on Abner Louima in Brooklyn’s 70th Precinct raised many questions and answered none. There is concern, for example, that...

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  • Are Enron executives sociopaths?

    Are Enron executives sociopaths?

    March 8, 2002

    What do Bugsy Siegel and Al Capone have in common with Kenneth Lay and his Enron buddies Jeff Skilling and Andy Fastow, and why is it that the more I read about Lay & Co., the...

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  • Dancers with dreams

    Dancers with dreams

    March 8, 2002 By Evelina Alarcon

    EW YORK – On Friday, March 15th at 7:30 p.m., the YAI Players, a performance troupe consisting of people with disabilities, in collaboration with the Theater of Dreams and The Berkeley Carroll School will perform God...

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