President of the Indiana Farmers Union, James Benham, sits down with LPACTV's Dennis Mason to discuss the general state of agriculture in the United States, and the prospective remedial policies. Along with strong endorsements of both Glass-Steagall and NAWAPA, also topics including farm price parity, alleviation of drought, and an end to speculation in agriculture are discussed.
Question 2 at the sixteenth Friday webcast by Lyndon LaRouche addressed to the American people.
Jacques Cheminade, founder and president of Solidarite et Progrès and current French presidential candidate, and Christine Bierre, editor of the French biweekly Nouvelle Solidarité, were among a handful of international guests invited to participate in the commemoration of the 50 years anniversary of Niger's independence.
In this context, Cheminade gave a presentation about the African Transaqua water project to a group of 70 economists, diplomatic personnel, teachers, students and media. He was presented publicly by the organizer of the event to a crowd of 800 people, including most of the government and its prime minister, most of the diplomatic corp, many intellectuals, students and others. During the visit, Cheminade gave interviews to national radio, a national daily, La Roue de l’Histoire, and national TV.