Tag: demonstrations

May 27, 2011 / Audio

As I travel around the Northeast of the United States, I am also struggling to keep up with events unfolding in Spain. Disturbing events as protesters throughout the country suffer the wrath of a police force out of control. While millions throughout the country assemble in city squares demanding political and social reform, their story goes mostly unreported and downplayed by many international media outlets.  What is going on in Spain? On today’s podcast I talk about the situation, while also giving an update to several themes from recent podcasts.

August 26, 2008 / Text

Just wanted to dedicate a few minutes to saluting the trouble makers outside the democrat party convention in Colorado. While inside it is all smiling faces, boring pre-written speaches, and picture perfect pageantry, outside the convention- people are standing up, sitting down, marching, and engaging…

May 31, 2008 / Text

Besides working, I’m more of a tourist than a journalist these days, and I’ll try to do something about that immediately.  There is a vlog entry coming up when I wake. For now I pass you this flickr video clip of how I spent much…

June 7, 2007 / Text

Click here to see a good video from today’s events demonstrating against the G8 Summit. What I like best about this one is how it shows one member of the group speaking politely with police explaining that they are not the enemy and they will…