News & Public Affairs12/03/06
Guests- Kennedy Rushing, Curtis Stokes Jarvis El-Amin + Life.
Discussion about Martin Lee Anderson Boot Camp Incident; Shooting Death of 23 year old Groom to be by New York City Police, Shooting death of 88 year old women by Atlanta Police + updates about Whydah slave ship.Be the first to comment
MARJORIE COHN, professor at Thomas Jefferson School of Law, president of the National Lawyers Guild, and the US representative to the executive committee of the American Association of Jurists. Marjorie will discuss this administration â€“ war crimes, impeachment, the election, the new Congress. Torture and war. What does it mean for all of us, especially women? National Lawyers Guild is one of the parties to war crimes suit against Rumsfeld, et. al. filed in Germany. Impeachment wou...Be the first to comment
Phone updates wtih Carrie Core and others at the bazaar. Information on BeadforLife, the beads from the Ugandan women for sale at bazaar and AIDS. great way to recycle! Music form the Ugandan women.Be the first to comment
Sonia talks about her recent trip to Israel and Palestine, her appearance at the School of the Americas protest, her take on the electionâ€¦ and the state of the world today. Sonia will open for Sue Foley at Fogartyville CafÃ© in Bradenton, Sunday, December 3 beginning at 8 pm. She will be leaving Tampa Monday, December 4th as part of a Fan Club Cruise on Carnival Lineâ€™s Inspiration. www.soniadf.com.Be the first to comment
In Sarasota today, state elections workers cast the first of 251 scripted ballots a little past 7AM this morning, in the second simulated election of an audit that began this week to investigate how the county's touch-screen voting machines functioned in the November 7th election.
If discrepancies are found in todayâ€™s test, state audit officials will begin to review the scripts and video tape of the election next Tuesday to determine if they were caused by human or machi...Be the first to comment
Today is World AIDS Dayâ€¦.In Tampa, the Hillsborough County Department of Health provided free AIDS tests throughout the day.
Last night, despite a burst of rain, about 70 people gathered in Tampaâ€™s Lykes Gaslight Square park last night for a candlelight vigil. The event kicked off Hillsborough Countyâ€™s observation of World AIDS Day, held in cities around the world today. (roll tape#1 o.q.â€?)
A 2006 report on AIDS by UNAIDS and the World Health Organ...Be the first to comment