As Condoleezza Rice dined with students at Roble Hall, a Stanford undergraduate dormitory, I delivered this speech outside. Some students who heard it subsequently confronted Condoleezza Rice about torture. This confrontation was filmed and received widespread press coverage in the national media.
An awesome video by a friend. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6O2KeDPTh3o “Condoleezza Rice is back at Stanford University. What does it mean for the Stanford community to accept an alleged war criminal on their campus? What does the pipeline of war criminals to universities
From Bertha von Suttner
With Rice on present faculty, Rumsfeld immediate past “Distinguished Visiting Fellow”, Powell given recent fawning invitation, who’s next? John Bolton! Speaking April 14, 2009, at Stanford. In May 2008, the British journalist George Monbiot attempted a citizen’s arrest on Bolton.
Some articles and videos of relevance for those interested in peace and justice. 1. San Francisco — your tax dollars at work. Footage of police violence at SF antiwar rally last weekend. About 2:50 in.http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XWlSbdCmPcU “The State is authority, it
Gaza war crimes investigationCivilians, medics and investigators talk to the Guardian aboutallegations of war crimes during Israel’s 23-day campaign in Gazahttp://www.guardian.co.uk/world/series/gaza-war-crimes-investigation Under attack: how medics died trying to help Gaza’s casualtiesIsraeli military says medical staff ‘take the risk upon themselves’(Including
This construction of “run” had never occurred to me before. Rather reminds me of the other construction of “Operation Enduring Freedom”, the official name of the invasion of Afghanistan — to endure means to suffer. And, I saw a similarly
These have been around for a while now, but still, songs about history, US foreign policy, and war, are always interesting. The first one in particular is one of the most educational music videos I’ve ever seen (read the headlines!).
Pictures now on the wiki.http://www.stanford.edu/group/antiwar/cgi-bin/mediawiki/index.php?title=Protest_at_Condoleezza_Rice%27s_inaugural_%22public%22_address Also linked from the main page antiwar.stanford.edu under “Past events”.