Expect Tibet Protesters To Follow The Torch

The Free Tibet Campaign insist that they do not wish to disrupt the relay, and will only stage fittingly peaceful protests. They are holding the Tibetan Freedom Torch Rally which is an alternative event for those declining to attend the Olympic torch relay.

Clashes along Olympic torch route

Thirty-five arrests have been […]

H.R. 1955: Another Reason For Paranoia

SEC. 899C. NATIONAL COMMISSION ON THE PREVENTION OF VIOLENT RADICALIZATION AND IDEOLOGICALLY BASED VIOLENCE.

 

H.R.1955 Title: To prevent homegrown terrorism, and for other purposes. Sponsor: Rep Harman, Jane [CA-36] (introduced 4/19/2007) Cosponsors (14) Latest Major Action: 10/24/2007 Referred to Senate committee. Status: Received in the Senate and Read twice […]

Olympic Games At Risk – Tibet Confronts Angry China

“We will give our lives but not our land!”

“This is a new beginning for the Tibetan struggle against Chinese occupation,” said Kalsang Phuntsok Godrukpa, president of the congress. Thousands of Tibetans rallied in the Indian capital yesterday in the first protest of an aggressive new campaign to highlight Chinese abuses in […]

Bush Meaningless Words To Howard Speak For Themselves

Don’t write off Howard yet, says Bush September 05, 2007 US President George W. Bush today lavished praise on Prime Minister John Howard and said it would be a mistake to write off his chances of winning the federal election.

At a joint press conference in Sydney, Mr Bush gave Mr Howard a […]

Howard Snubs Bush For Rugby Awards – Australians Vow To Protest Amid Highest Security

Howard doesn’t personally greet Bush, chooses to Spend the night at the Dally M Rugby league awards instead

PRIME Minister John Howard did not greet the most powerful man in the world when he arrived in Sydney last night, instead deciding to attend the Dally M National Rugby League Player of the […]