Day: March 26, 2006

  • Riddle Of Steel Gigs

    Riddle of Steel‘s 2005 album was in my best-of list for last year. They make heavy, twiddly rock that is unashamedly riff-charged and catchy. And now you can see them live in the UK: Mmmm….

  • US Military Lied About Murdered Iraqis

    US military investigators are examining allegations that Marines shot unarmed Iraqis, then claimed they were “enemy fighters”, The Independent on Sunday has learned. In the same incident, eyewitnesses say, one man bled to death over a period of hours as soldiers ignored his pleas for help. American military officials in Iraq have already admitted that…

  • Enormous Protest In LA

    Joining what some are calling the nation’s largest mobilization of immigrants ever, hundreds of thousands of people boisterously marched in downtown Los Angeles Saturday to protest federal legislation that would crack down on undocumented immigrants, penalize those who help them and build a security wall on the U.S. southern border. Spirited crowds representing labor, religious…