Rod Coronado Goes to Trial for Giving Explosives Instruction

  • Posted on: 4 September 2007
  • By: worker

<table><tr><td>From <a href="">
Infoshop News</a>

Tuesday, Sept. 4, 2007 | Animal rights activist Rod Coronado spent most of the late 1990s in federal prison, serving a 57-month sentence for burning down a fur farm laboratory on the campus of Michigan State University.

Author-Activist Grace Paley Dies at 84

  • Posted on: 27 August 2007
  • By: worker

<table><tr><td>From <a href="">Gothamist</a>

Grace Paley, New York's official state author from 1986-88, died at the age of 84 yesterday. She had been battling breast cancer for quite some time. The author, born in the Bronx on December 11th, 1922, still kept an apartment in Manhattan -- but was at her home in Vermont at the time of death. The NY Times recaps her life in literature: