Archive for March 5th, 2012

Urgent! Gangjeong Villagers Ask for Emergency Action to Stop Blasting of Jeju Island Today!

Urgent! Gangjeong Villagers Ask for Emergency Action to Stop Blasting of Jeju Island Today!

"Starting today, Gangjeong is in an emergency situation." The people of Gangjeong Village on South Korea's Jeju Island have been fighting for five years to prevent construction of a naval base on their coastline. Their fight is for the protection of corals and other marine life, the island's natural beauty, peace and security in the  region, and their quality of life. Their resistance has been met with police harassment, unnecessary use of force,  and arrests. Activists for peace, envi

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U.S. Does Dirt to Cuban Five Parolee René González

U.S. Does Dirt to Cuban Five Parolee René González

The U. S. government continues its pattern of abusing the Cuban Five political prisoners. Authorities have been silent on René González' request that he be allowed to visit his sick brother in Cuba for two weeks. González, who finished a 13-year jail term on October 7, 2011, is serving parole in Florida. Brother Roberto, a lawyer involved in René’s case, is terminally ill with not long to live. The FBI arrested René González in September, 1998 along with Antonio Guerrero, Gerardo He

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