Tim DeChristopher News

I was all ready to attend the rally with Tim DeChristopher yesterday, but work got crazy and I couldn't leave.  Here are some links to the event: We are Bidder 70 - One UtahAccused saboteur pleads not guilty-  Downtown SLC » NASA climate scientist joins march, calls U. student's act extremely important - Salt Lake TribuneDeChristopher pleads not … Continue reading Tim DeChristopher News


Tim DeChristopher Arraignment Rally

Tim DeChristopher, the U of U student who successfully shut down the auction of public land for oil drilling in Utah via a creative direct action maneuver, will be arraigned next week in Federal Court. Here are details about an event to support DeChristopher:Tuesday, April 28, 2009 Tim DeChristopher Arraignment Rally! 10:45am - 12noon, Library … Continue reading Tim DeChristopher Arraignment Rally

Going to Ft. Benning

Tom turned 50 today.  It's also John Lennon's birthday - he would have been 67 (see post below).  It's a great day in my life......For his birthday, I presented Tom with airline tickets to go to Georgia (Ft. Benning) for the annual CLOSE THE SCHOOL OF THE AMERICAS event, where over 10,000 people annually vigil … Continue reading Going to Ft. Benning

Today Tom and I watched the film Hidden in Plain Sight, the documentary that looks at the nature of U.S. policy in Latin America through the prism of the School of the Americas (renamed, in January of 2001, the Western Hemisphere Institute for Security Cooperation), the controversial military school that trains Latin American soldiers in … Continue reading