Israeli Rabbi Arik Ascherman of Rabbis for Human Rights, who was arrested this spring
for blocking a bulldozer that was in the act of demolishing a Palestinian home in the West
Andy Davis, who called New Hampshire Public Radios morning garden show to ask
the guest horticulturists opinion on the U.S. government use of "RoundUp"
herbicide for coca eradication in Colombia. RoundUp is controversial, the gardener agreed.
Her advice? "The best way to deal with troublesome weeds is by covering them with
black plastic or pulling them out by the roots."
Danielle Shimotakahara, a 13-year-old United Methodist from Oregon, for her
"Cool-No-Violence Peace Project" campaign, which urges public video-game owners
to ensure that children under 18 do not play games depicting people being shot, mutilated,
or dismembered. She started her campaign in response to the shootings at Columbine.