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LOCAL Commentary :: Media
Inglorious Bastards Film Promotes Terrorism and Torture
07 Oct 2009
Whywas the “psychology” of this movie not more considered in reviews? Yes one can quickly retort that it was “just” a movie, and besides artists have poetic license to be free with their work? Well maybe so, but Mr. Quentin Tarantino addresses a serious subject at a curiously serious time, and therefore he invites serious criticism that he and his critics should get—not a Hollywood club giving wide birth if it was meant to promote more guilt or whatever the U.S. film/ review industry silently accedes as OK—that is a film industry that has become part and parcel of a world not unlike that of Joseph Goebbels.
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Commentary :: War and Militarism
The Gaza War's Effect on Women
07 Oct 2009
it effected women terribly
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News :: War and Militarism
Afghan Locals Give U.S. Occupiers Proper Goodbye
07 Oct 2009
As U.S. troops prepare to pull back from a rural outpost near the Pakistan border, hundreds of members of "tribal militias" storn the base, killing eight.
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LOCAL Announcement :: War and Militarism
07 Oct 2009
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News :: International : Politics : War and Militarism
Zhibin Gu: China corruption vs Communist revolution: politics, history, law, society and globalization
07 Oct 2009
What has been going on in Communist China since 1949? What is really behind China's politics, business, economy and international relations? Is China's communist corruption going to ruin the nation in light of global financial crisis? Get powerful reviews from a new posting by provocative Chinese thinker George Zhibin Gu of World Association of International Studies at Stanford University.
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Commentary :: Human Rights
Netherlands to close prisons: Not enough criminals
06 Oct 2009
Modified: 08:52:30 PM
Netherlands to close prisons: Not enough criminals
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Commentary :: Gender
Annulment of Islamic Marriages
06 Oct 2009
In Islamic jurisprudence, a man can divorce his wife at any time, in any place, and for any or no reason. However, a woman is given the right to request the religious judge (qadi) to annul (faskh) her marriage if she can prove that the marriage exhibits certain defects that make achieving the purposes of the marriage impossible.
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Announcement :: Environment : International : Organizing : Social Welfare
Philippines: statements and solidarity calls after tropical storm Ondoy devastation
06 Oct 2009
Philipines-Disaster-Ketsana-Ondoy.jpgWe are posting below statements and solidarity calls from Philippine left forces after typhoon Ondoy devastation.
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LOCAL Commentary :: War and Militarism
Netanayhu's friend to resign
06 Oct 2009
His ass licking has gone too far, this time.
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Commentary :: Labor
No Recovery in Sight
05 Oct 2009
After the recent unemployment numbers were announced, smug politicians promising economic recovery stuttered a bit. This wasn’t supposed to happen. Mainstream economists were predicting a smooth upswing in employment, but in September 263,000 more jobs were lost, 62,000 more than August.

Obama reacted predictably to the surprise. He first pointed out that “employment is the last thing to recover from a recession,” and concluded that “…we are going to need to grind out this recovery, step by step.” Brilliant.
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