In 1985, Dr. Howard Zinn testified for the defense in the criminal trial of seven citizens who hammered equipment and poured blood on blueprints for the Cruise Missile and Missile X factory in Wilmington, MA. The video shows Dr. Zinn’s compelling testimony in which he makes the case for non-violent civil disobedience as instrumental in changing American history and advancing democracy.
In the news:
Anonymous Rallies Behind Tunisian Protesters
Anonymous has launched distributed denial of service (DDoS) attacks against Tunisian official websites in response to the government’s efforts to censor WikiLeaks.
The notorious group of Internet activists reacted to Tunisian administration’s order to ban access to WikiLeaks and several of its mirrors sites after the organization published two US diplomatic cables touching on the issue of corruption in the country. read more…
Pro-WikiLeaks hackers bring down Tunisian government websites
Hacktivists have struck a number of official websites in the African country of Tunisia, seemingly in response to the government’s attempts to block access related to leaked cables that related to the country.According to The Guardian, Tunisia and other Arab nations have tried to control the flow of WikiLeaks-related information into their country by blocking websites and banning overseas newspapers. read more…