Our standards of living differ, as do our specific fights, but this solidarity is overwhelming. There are links to support the workers in Wisconsin here. There are no planned protests in Houston, but perhaps that will change, given that many people’s working conditions will possibly become more dangerous. And everything will get more expensive for average people because of a handful of easily frightened people — people who see average people standing up for themselves as a threat.
There’s much less on what is happening in Lybia than there was in Egypt, but Al Jazeera is still there, doing their best.
My GOD the yellow journalism on my local teevee station is just astounding. The set up on their latest “investigative report” was the anchor asking how people can protect themselves and the investigative reporter saying you have to go to the station’s website. Right . . . . . . . .