News Release

G-20 in Pittsburgh

For updates and links to the G-20 meeting in Pittsburgh, see here.

Cram is communications coordinator for the National Lawyers Guild, which just put out the statement “NLG Observes Improper Use of Force by Law Enforcement at the G-20.”

Ambrose is development finance coordinator of ActionAid International (based in Nairobi, Kenya). He is able to explain and examine G-20 policies, especially their effects on poorer countries and people around the world.

McCollester, author of The Point of Pittsburgh: Production and Struggle at the Forks of the Ohio, is a retired professor of industrial and labor relations at Indiana University of Pennsylvania. He recently wrote the piece “There are plenty of reasons to protest the G-20: The global economic system has deindustrialized America, despoiled the Earth and marginalized working people everywhere” for the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette.

For more information, contact at the Institute for Public Accuracy:
Sam Husseini, (202) 347-0020; or David Zupan, (541) 484-9167