Thursday, August 7, 2008
By Martin Plaut
BBC Africa editor
Civilians have repeatedly been displaced by violence in DR Congo
Government forces and rebel troops are rearming and recruiting for conflict in the east of the Democratic Republic of Congo, the BBC has learned.
US and European Union officials are warning the situation is increasingly tense despite a January peace deal.
One source said six plane-loads of arms and ammunition had been flown into Goma by the government in the last 10 days.
The defence minister refused to confirm or deny allegations the government was moving weapons into eastern DR Congo.
Chikez Diemu said it was an internal matter for the authorities to deal with.
Human rights groups say that tens of thousands of people have fled as the situation in the area deteriorates." Read more...
Asa Gordon, Chair DC Statehood Green Party Electoral College Task Force
Executive Director Douglass Institute of Government
• Malapportionment of Electoral College votes may lead to a Republican victory despite the popular vote, disenfranchising tens of thousands of voters, especially black voters in southern states
Green Party of the United States http://www.gp.org
• Green candidate database for 2008 and other campaign information: http://www.gp.org/elections.shtml
• Green Party News Center http://www.gp.org/newscenter.shtml
• Green Party Speakers Bureau http://www.gp.org/speakers
• Green Party ballot access page http://www.gp.org/2008-elections
Cynthia McKinney/Rosa Clemente 'Power to the People' Campaign for the White House http://www.runcynthiarun.org
Mal-Apportionment Penalty Civil Actions http://www.electors.us
"Greens: Enforce 14th Amendment's 'Right to Vote' Provision"
Green Party press release, October 18, 2004
"Greens Push for Real Electoral Reforms at Carter-Baker Hearings, June 30"
Green Party press release, June 27, 2005
2008 Green National Convention, July 10-13 in Chicago, Illinois http://www.greenparty2008.org
FREE IMAM JAMIL AL-AMIN!
August 2, 2007--Imam Jamil Al-Amin has been moved to federal custody!
Correspondence with the commissioner should be put on hold for now, updates will be announced as they occur
Please keep the Imam and his family in your thoughts and prayers
Read the details on his transfer
INTERNATIONAL COMMITTEE TO SUPPORT IMAM JAMIL AL-AMIN
(the former H. Rap Brown)
547 West End Pl. SW
ATLANTA, GA. 30310
Real killer confesses--again--to the killing of Kinchen--Atlanta deputy sheriff for whose shooting death Imam Jamil was convicted and sentenced to life in prison! The State refuses to consider his confession, while continuing to keep Imam Jamil wrongfully imprisoned and isolated.
SEE FOR YOURSELF--PHOTOCOPY OF RECENT, FEBRUARY 2007 HANDWRITTEN CONFESSION OF OTIS JACKSON
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