After the Marches
2003 may have disappeared from
media, but the effects these unparalleled events
of participants around the world will undoubtedly
stakes are high. The United States has openly
to abandon as “
the system of international law
treaties, and institutions created specifically to prevent a catastrophic
third world war.
the lack of dialogue on the subject within corporate channels of
now wish to continue to press for peace instead of perpetual war,
justice instead of
democracy instead of
reports of the protests revealed marchers who had not previously
engaged in political action, but who were so concerned by the policies
of the U.S. that they braved the threat of ridicule and ostracism
(especially within the U.S.) to voice their anxiety.
a marked increase of
ZNet and Z Video Productions
the past year
new to a
that does not equate capitalism with democracy
This is undoubtedly true for
many other left media outlets as well.
within the left media, need to make sure we continue to reach out
public and listen to their concerns.
those who have started to see beneath the veil of corporate media
absurdities need to continue to educate themselves using the vast
array of resources available through non-corporate means
publications, alternative radio, alternative video, and progressive
the pressure from all sides to re-assimilate into the corporate-patriotic
will continue to
offer analysis of world events,
in opposition to oppression
and suggestions for
in our Zaps sectio
groups, and events intended to promote positive social transformation.
also offered long lists of websites presenting progressive points
is a short list of progressive
video producers, distributors and advocacy groups trying to break
fortified, but most “mass” of communication media.