Tuesday, 13 June 2006

Flashpoints Interview with Prof Kim Scipes

Kim Scipes, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Sociology in the Department of Social Sciences at Purdue University North Central and I will be speaking tonight on Pacfica Radio's Flashpoints about the international foreign policy of the AFL-CIO's Solidarity Center and its activities in Venezuela and Haiti. Listen to the show live at 5pm west coast time here or listen to it archived on the Flashpoints website.

Thursday, 8 June 2006

Home away from home

Just happened to snap this rainbow in PaP. Beautiful.
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Thursday, 1 June 2006

Failed Solidarity in Haiti: The ICFTU, ILO, ORIT and AFL-CIO


A new article discussing the situation of labor in Haiti is up on Labor Notes [english] and on Rebelion and La Haine [spanish]. It expands on the role of international labor organizations in Haiti, utilizing new research and documentation.

Speaking: On June 25th I will be speaking with Anthony Fenton at the 2006 World Peace Forum held in Vancouver, Canada. Also I'm doing a talk with Purdue University Prof Kim Scipes on the Bay Area's KPFA's Flashpoints Radio show on Tuesday June 13th (5pm west coast time) , another talk with Yves Dayiti (radio show in Washington, DC) this saturday night, and I will possibly talk on "Haiti: The Struggle Continues" this weekend on New York's WBAI.