January 25, 2001

What does Democracy look like? See the police riot that the media refused to show us in the film of the Seattle WTO protests, with footage by 100 independent witnesses with a voiceover by Susan Sarandon. TODAY Thursday January 25 at 7:00 "This Is What Democracy Looks Like" First United Methodist Church 1376 Olive Street, Eugene Oregon suggested donation $3-10
Low Power FM Radio All But Doomed: Colin Powell's Son Handed Reins of FCC (mp3) (english) by John Hamilton, Madison, Wisconsin 7:29pm Tue Jan 23 '01 hear the sounds of the street (sound: mp3 @ 3.0 megs) IndyMedia
World Social Forum Seeks a 'Possible World' by Mario Osava RIO DE JANEIRO - Environmental matters rank high on the agenda of the World Social Forum, which from Jan 25 to 30 will make Porto Alegre, in southern Brazil, the international capital for those who seek to build alternative strategies for global development. ...known as the ''anti-Davos'' ... commondreams.org Thanks yet again, Jenn
Pro-Globalization Forces Get Taste of Own Medicine by Naomi Klein Every year since 1971, executives of the richest multinational corporations have met with the most powerful heads of state in an alpine village in Switzerland. The bible of Davos is the "Global Competitiveness Report," measuring the success of nations based a "Growth Competitiveness Index." commondreams.org