Tag: g8

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…

June 6, 2007 / Text

It has been quite difficult to get any of the many organizations involved in demonstrations at the G8 summit in Germany to talk to me. This could be because they are so busy with the never ending media requests they get (wouldn’t that be nice!).…

June 5, 2007 / Audio

They call it debt relief, but it is not as simple as it sounds. As the elite club of G8 nations meets and the people protest outside, more plans are being laid out to squeeze developing nations in ways that are rarely reported about in…

June 1, 2007 / Text

Here in Germany it seems like the G8 meeting protests are all the buzz in the media. And the meeting hasn’t even begun! Hows that for a powerful protest!? The organizations involved with organizing shadow conferences and alternative events to express their opposition to these…