This week on Making Contact we’ll take you to the
streets of Washington, DC where more than a quarter
million people gathered to protest the American
occupation of Iraq and the militarization of U.S.
society. Many of them asking, in the wake of the Bush
Administration¹s shameful response to Hurricane
Katrina, where are the U.S. governments priorities?
Featuring:Cindy Sheehan, military mom and co-founder
of Gold Star Families for Peace; Elaine Johnson,
military mom; Representative Cynthia McKinney,
Georgia D-4th; Curtis Muhammad, Community Labor
United; George Galloway, British Member of
Parliament; Elias Rashmawi, National Council of Arab
Americans; Suheir Hammad, artist, activist and poet;
and numerous others.
This week¹s host: Tena Rubio.