#. 113. September 2005

Exclusive Interview:
MAURITANIA: SLAVERY, ETHNIC CLEANSING, DEMOCRATIC OPPOSITION
Voices of the African Liberation Forces of Mauritania (FLAM)
by Bill Weinberg

DARFUR: THE OVERKILL
The Janjaweed Spin Out of Control
by Rene Wadlow

OIL AND OCCUPATION IN WESTERN SAHARA
Kerr-McGee Lubricates Morocco's Illegal Annexation Agenda
by Jacob Mundy

IRAQI UNIONS DEFY ASSASSINATION AND OCCUPATION
by David Bacon

"PEAK OIL" DECONSTRUCTED
Critique of the National Security Paradigm
by George Caffentzis

From Weekly News Update on the Americas:

ECUADOR: STRIKE HALTS AMAZON OIL PRODUCTION
BOLIVIA: REGIONAL STRIKE OVER OIL DEAL
ARGENTINA: PROTESTS HIT OIL SECTOR, CAMPESINOS ATTACKED
PERU: CAMPESINOS OCCUPY MINE CAMPS, CABINET RESIGNS
COLOMBIA: INDIGENOUS, CAMPESINOS MASSACRED
VENEZUELA: OLIGARCHY STRIKES BACK AT CAMPESINOS
CENTRAL AMERICA: BUSH SIGNS CAFTA; NAVAL MANEUVERS HELD

Book Review:
INSIDE THE KINGDOM
A Feminist Dissident from the Bin Laden Dynasty — Almost!
by Chesley Hicks

"A man who says that no patriot should attack the war until it is over is not worth answering intelligently; he is saying that no good son should warn his mother off a cliff until she has fallen over it."

— G.K. Chesterton

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