Posts tagged: chris dodd

"We Bring Fear"

A reporter flees the biggest cartel of all—the Mexican Army. A vivid report on a journalist’s flight from the Mexican military to the United States. This is the same Mexican military which the Obama Administration and the Democratic Congress are funding even more than Bush did!

Mexico's Emerging Narco-State

From this excellent piece by Todd Miller published by NACLA: “Washington is funding both sides of the drug war. U.S. military aid to this corrupt system has flowed rapidly under the Obama administration.” Here’s the synopsis: The July 5 mid-term election in Mexico will continue narcotraffickers’ creeping reach into all sectors of the country’s political […]

Drug War Doublespeak

Laura Carlsen | March 9, 2009 Americas Program, Center for International Policy (CIP) Through late February and early March, a blitzkrieg of declarations from U.S. government and military officials and pundits hit the media, claiming that Mexico was alternately at risk of being a failed state, on the verge of civil war, losing control […]

VIDEO: Three Men and a Baby vs. Senator Dodd and WOLA

Description: A look at how, and why Friends of Brad Will took a stand for Human Rights and against Senator Dodd and the Washington Office on Latin America on September 17, 2008. Get the latest Flash Player to see this player. [Javascript required to view Flash movie, please turn it on and refresh this page]

Recommendations in Report by Mexican National Human Rights Commission (CNDH) on State and Federal Investigations into Brad Will's murder

Ed. this is a strong statement, well-worth the read for briefings to U.S. govt. reps. RJ Recommendation 050/2008 National Human Rights Commission issued on September 26, 2008 Translated by Scott Campbell [Spanish original] Summary: On October 27, 2006, Mr. Bradley Roland Will, video journalist for the business Indymedia, was deprived of life, and due […]