Lawrence Reichard is a freelance writer. He splits his time between Maine and Latin America.
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Friday, May 27, 2016
In Memory of Michael Mariotte—Activist, Journalist, Musician
Long-time anti-nuclear activist, journalist and punk rock drummer Michael Mariotte died May 16 at the age of 63 in his home in Kensington, Md., after a three-year battle with pancreatic cancer. Mariotte was executive director of the Nuclear Information and Resource Service (NIRS) in Takoma Park, Md...
Tuesday, May 24, 2016
Takin' It to the Streets—Brazilians Protest President’s Ouster
Cariocas, as Rio de Janeiro residents call themselves, poured into the streets by the thousands May 22 to protest the removal from office of President Dilma Rousseff in what Brazil's Chamber of Deputies and Senate call an impeachment. Protesters decry it as a coup . The rally was organized by Povo...