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News :: International : Media
The Shortwave Report 11/27/09 Listen Globally!
26 Nov 2009
A weekly 30 minute review of news and opinion, recorded from a shortwave radio. With times and freqs for listening at home. 2 files- broadcast and slow-modem streaming. Free to rebroadcast. China, Netherlands, Cuba, and Russia.
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News :: Human Rights : International : Media : Politics : War and Militarism
Philippines: Abduction and killings of journalists and politicians must be investigated
26 Nov 2009
Maguindanao-Ampatuan.jpgA group of about 45 people (latest news figure is now 57) were ambushed and abducted by about 100 armed men, according to reports. The military recovered the bodies of 13 women and eight men—some of them mutilated.
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Commentary :: Labor
A Surge in Demand on Government for Jobs
26 Nov 2009
Thanks to the government bailout, bankers and brokers are now self-righteously pocketing their record bonuses, reassured by Goldman Sachs CEO Lloyd Blankfein that they are doing “God’s work” (The New York Times, November 17, 2009). There is no humility in these quarters. Yet working people continue to be battered by relentlessly rising unemployment, caused by an economic crisis they had no part in creating. Officially the rate stands at 10.2 percent with the unofficial rate hovering around 17.5 percent, since it also includes part-time workers wanting full-time work and those who are discouraged and no longer looking for work. Both statistics are on the verge of rising.
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Commentary :: Politics
Democrats Won’t Discuss Collateral Economic Damage Health Care bill Will Cause Americans
26 Nov 2009
Americans that can’t afford health insurance or pay opt-out penalties, the IRS shall pursue and may file liens destroying their credit.
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Commentary :: Human Rights
BTL:Obama's Double Standard Gives Some but Not All 9/11 Defendants Civilian Trials
26 Nov 2009
BETWEEN THE LINES Syndicated Radio Newsmagazine
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News :: Globalization : Labor : Politics
Zhibin Gu: China vs global financial crisis: leadership, jobs, outsourcing, politics, wars
26 Nov 2009
Is China taking advantage over global financial crisis? Which nation is to emerge as the next world leader, China, India, US or Europe? How to move beyond current political and economic crisis? Get realistic analysis and knowledge.
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News :: Education
Youth Organize Worldwide Human Rights Walk
25 Nov 2009
Youth from every corner of the globe will walk in our first ever “International Walk for Human Rights,” on United Nations Human Rights Day, December 10, 2009.
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Commentary :: Globalization
New Study Shows Ten States Face Fiscal Crisis
25 Nov 2009
crises in states worsen
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LOCAL Announcement :: War and Militarism
Boston Protest Against Sending More Troops to Afghanistan
25 Nov 2009
When: Wednesday, December 2, 2009, 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Where: Boston Common Brewer Fountain, Tremont St. Boston near Park St. Station

Protest Afghanistan Escalation

Troops Home Now from Afghanistan!
Stop the Escalation!
President Obama is considering sending more American troops to fight in Afghanistan.
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Commentary :: War and Militarism
Obama has aged 15 years since he took office.
25 Nov 2009
That is because, as Chavez says, he is a prisoner.
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