RN: The set-up of Iraq

1998-12-19 Jan Slakov Dear RN list, Dec. 19 Thanks to Bill Blum, Snezana Vitorovitch, James Crombie and the Refuse and Resist list, we can see how we are, once again, being lied to. all the best, Jan ***************************************************************** From: •••@••.••• Date: Sat, 19 Dec 1998 15:36:43 EST To: •••@••.••• Subject: the set-up of Iran [Iraq] … Read more

VitW declaration – urgent

1998-12-17 Jan Slakov Date: Tue, 15 Dec 1998 19:43:57 -0800 (PST) From: Kathy Kelly <•••@••.•••> Subject: Declaration – VITW – Urgent DECLARATIONS, 1998/99 In January of 1996, the Voices in the Wilderness campaign sought commitments from supporters which included signing a letter of intent to violate the sanctions and help send medical relief supplies to … Read more

Action re: bombing

1998-12-17 Jan Slakov Dear RN list, Obviously, those of us who tried to prevent the bombing have not succeeded. There are actions we can still take and that others are taking, that we should know about. (I am considering just walking down the local highway tomorrow with a sign: “What good will the bombing do?/ … Read more

Richard Douthwaite on: “which crash are we revisiting?”

1998-12-16 Jan Slakov From: Paul Swann <•••@••.•••> Subject: Fwd: Richard Douthwaite on . . . “which crash are we re-visiting?” *** Original message: Date: Sun, 13 Dec 1998 19:51:37 +0100 To: •••@••.••• From: Aubrey Meyer <•••@••.•••> How will the present economic crisis turn out? As I write, stockmarkets in Europe and North America have almost … Read more

Fragility of sentralized systems

1998-12-16 Jan Slakov Dear RN list, Dec. 16 Because those of us who have access to e-mail are, for the most part, quite insulated from real poverty, it is easy to forget how fragile the system is which we rely on. The posting below tells of how people are faring in Kamchatka, with severely diminished … Read more