Five accused of arsons in Michigan

  • Posted on: 11 March 2008
  • By: pirate

Urgent ELP! Bulletin (11th of March 2008)

News is coming in of a number of raids/arrests involving American environmentalists.

The raids appear to be linked to an arson at Michigan State University in 1999 and another arson at a logging site in 2000. Both arsons where claimed at the time by the Earth Liberation Front.


Protecting Darfur's women from rape

  • Posted on: 18 February 2008
  • By: pirate

By ALFRED de MONTESQUIOU, Associated Press Feb 18, 2008

KALMA, Sudan - U.N. peacekeepers in armored vehicles and pickup trucks whizzed into this refugee camp. A dozen women came to meet them, bringing their donkeys, water rations and homemade axes.

It was time for one of the refugees' most perilous tasks: collecting firewood.