Friday August 23, 2019
Sep-30-2011 00:35TweetFollow @OregonNews
Truth & Lies - Why Dale Farm MattersKen O'Keefe Salem-News.com
Those of us who care about justice should care about the nearly 90 families facing eviction at Dale Farm, this documentary intends to prove why that is the case.
(CRAYS HILL, Essex UK) - In an article last week, I explained how Dale Farm’s residents are Irish Travelers, many identify them as Gypsies; some are people who do not fit neatly into the brainwashed consumer culture. To the contrary they are a sort of people that are impossible to tame. This trait and their Irish roots attracts me to them.
I love free spirits, I am myself a free spirit, so I relate to anyone who would rather die with self-respect and honour rather than capitulate to the tyrants and their minions and live a domesticated, capitalistic, consumer life.
That is a lie, and the truth will be set out in the full documentary set to be released on October 1, 2011.
I agree with Martin Luther King Jr. who all too rightly said: "Injustice anywhere, is a threat to justice everywhere."
Those of us who care about justice should care about the nearly 90 families facing eviction at Dale Farm, this documentary intends to prove why that is the case. TJP - Ken O'Keefe
Ken O'Keefe is a former U.S. Marine who served in the 1991 Gulf War and subsequently spoke out about the use of depleted uranium as a "crime against humanity" and the US military using soldiers as "human guinea pigs" with experimental drugs that were directly linked to Gulf War syndrome. He is also a social entrepreneur utilizing direct action marine conservation, he is more widely known for leading the human shield action to Iraq and as a survivor of the Israeli attack on the MV Mavi Marmara in which he participated in "defending the ship" and "disarming two Israeli Commandos". On January 7, 2004, O'Keefe burned his US passport in protest of "American Imperialism" and called for US troops to immediately withdrawal from Iraq. He replaced his US passport with a "World Passport", subsequently proclaiming himself a "Citizen of the World" with “ultimate allegiance to my entire human family and to planet Earth." Ken is also legal citizen of Ireland and Palestine citizenship. Read Ken O'Keefe's Biography, you can also visit Ken's Ken's Website alohapalestine.com
Articles for September 29, 2011 | Articles for September 30, 2011 | Articles for October 1, 2011