From the St. John’s Telegram:
St. John’s-based punk rockers Class War Kids are raising funds for post-earthquake Haiti with a punk political punch for good measure.
The band’s four-song cover EP, “ Twinkles Last Stand,” is available for download online (available at http://www.theclasswarkids.bandcamp.com) for $3. Any and all proceeds will go to Haiti. Instead of donating to conventional charities, however, the Kids are giving their contribution to Haitian-based labour organizers Batay Ouvriye.
“ Very soon a rebuilding effort is going to be needed, and the people of Haiti should be the ones to rebuild their country.
“ The last thing that the people of Haiti need on top of this tragedy is to be set further back economically by having to resort to contracting out the rebuilding of Port-au-Prince to North