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Review :: War and Militarism
Corrupt Sys that spawned the Bush Coup /Dictatorship is still very much intact and alive!
05 Sep 2007
The reason why the 2008 presidential candidates aren't screaming out and lambasting the "monstrosity" that the Bush Regime has made of the US Constitution is because both the Republican and Democratic parties want to greedily assume this same type of unbridled,fascist presidential "power" for themselves in 2008.
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News :: Organizing
Marijuana Dealers/Growers Offer Schwarzenegger One Billion Dollars
04 Sep 2007
August 6 -- A coalition of California marijuana growers and dealers has offered Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger one billion dollars to solve the current state budget crisis. The group, calling itself Let Us Pay Taxes makes the offer through its web site LetUsPayTaxes.com. The offer comes at a time when the California legislature is deadlocked on a new budget and California has stopped issuing checks for vitally needed social services. Legislators are currently arguing over which programs will be cut in order to balance the budget.
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LOCAL Announcement :: War and Militarism
9/8: OCT 27 Demo Planning Mtg. Encuentro 5 1pm
04 Sep 2007
This is the Oct 27 Coaltion planning meeting to organize
actions for Oct 27.
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News :: Environment
Vatican seeks to become carbon neutral
04 Sep 2007
TISZAKESZI, Hungary: This summer the cardinals at the Vatican accepted an unusual donation from a Hungarian start-up called Klimafa: The company said it would plant trees to restore an ancient forest on a denuded island by the Tizsa River to offset the Vatican's carbon emissions.
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Commentary :: Globalization
Billions Dissolve in Thin Air
04 Sep 2007
While the political class practices faith healing, all the participants know the end is coming when more speculative bubbles burst. The popular dogma that financial markets and the world economy are more efficient when deregulated and liberalized is over.
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LOCAL Announcement :: Globalization
Anarchist Contingent @ World Bank Protest OCT 19-21
04 Sep 2007
Oct. 19-21 in DC: NEAN Call for an Anarchist Contingent at IMF()-WB Protests
Take the offensive, kick the capitalists out of town
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News :: Environment : Media : Social Welfare
The 9/11 Asbestos Poisoning: A Waiting Nightmare in NYC
04 Sep 2007
The 'inside job' of 9/11 and the WTC drama probably also had unknown millions of people poisoned by asbestos clouds: "Either this is the most horrific story I’ve ever heard in my life, or those people are completely crazy. It couldn’t have happened." - Quote from The New York Times. - But it did...
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LOCAL Commentary :: Social Welfare
The Malice Palace
03 Sep 2007
Modified: 09:15:30 PM
Eviction Proceedings for Tenant Who Corrects Deceptive Recertification Documents
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News :: War and Militarism
Ex-Mossad chief+German uberspy+top-dollar GOP lobbyists = Kurds snag 15 tons of $100 bills
03 Sep 2007
During Saddam Hussein’s rein, the Oil-for-Food “revenue was spent in Arab parts of Iraq but not in Kurdistan,” according to the Los Angeles Times. “Kurdistan’s share of the fund was set at 13%. At least $4 billion accrued in Kurdistan’s name, Kurdish officials say, and some contend that the amount could be as much as $5.5 billion.” The paper reported that in late June 2004, just five days before he turned Iraq back over to domestic rule and flew out of Iraq, then-top US official in Iraq Paul Bremer ordered the transfer by three U.S. military helicopters of $1.4 billion in 100 dollar bills to Kurdistan—his calculation of the Kurds’ share of Oil-for-Food funds; but the Kurds and their advocates believe they are owed a few billion more. It was so much cash—15 tons’ worth—the paper further reported, that no bank could be found in which to deposit it.
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News :: War and Militarism
Is Human Rights Watch Losing its Moral Compass and Caving in to the Israeli Lobby?
03 Sep 2007
HRW’s annual budget now exceeds $ 25 million. Its employee’s number more than 240 with 70% of its budget estimated to be provided by Jewish contributors. Its landlord at 350 Fifth Avenue in New York City are Zionists and it is increasingly apparent to some observers that HRW too often follows the expectations of the Israel lobby and sometimes rejects equity and justice to buy peace for itself.
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