Our hearts go out to those devastated by the typhoon in the Philippines. If you are looking for a way to help, the Office of the Americas recommends a donation to Oxfam. Oxfam has teams on the ground assessing the extent of the damage, ready to deploy water and sanitation materials to those affected.
If you can help, please click here.
OOA friend, Oliver Stone’s “Untold History of the United States” is now available on Blu-Ray and will be available from Warner Bros. on October 15th nationally at Amazon, Costco, Targe,t etc. The DVD will include all 12 hours of the series and 2 unaired chapters.
Theresa and Blase strongly recommend this important piece of truthtelling.
For more information and additional video, please click here.
Blase will be speaking at Watkins College of Art Design and Film, 2298 Rosa L. Parks Blvd in Nashville on Thursday, September 26th starting at 6pm. This event is sponsored by the Nashville Peace and Justice Center.
For more information, visit their website here.
The Office of the Americas would like to recommend the following articles on the situation in Syria, and on Egypt.
If you can, please take the time to read what you’re not seeing and hearing in the mainstream media.
Click here to read Syria: Another Western War Crime In The Making by Paul Craig Roberts.
Follow this link for an article on “The Syria Crisis” by David McReynolds.
Click here for The Nation’s article “Moral Obscenities in Syria” by Phyllis Bennis and David Wildman.
Here is a petition to sign asking President Obama not to bomb Syria. Please join us in signing.
Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers have an excellent article on Syria here.
Check out this article on Egypt by Robert Burbach.
Don’t forget transcripts of Blase’ World Focus broadcasts are available for download. Just click on the Transcripts tab in the menu!