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News :: GLBT/Queer
LGBT-inclusive hate crimes bill passed by House
14 May 2007
"The bill, the Local Law Enforcement Hate Crimes Prevention Act of 2007, would amend current legislation that lists race, religion, color and national origin as categories federally protected from hate crimes, to include sexual orientation, gender identity, gender and disability."
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Announcement :: Politics : War and Militarism
Protest Bush. US Coast Guard Academy. May 23.
14 May 2007
U. S Out of Iraq Now!

Wed. May 23, 2007, 9am
Main Gate of the US Coast Guard Academy
Williams St. and Mohegan Ave.
New London, CT
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LOCAL News :: Human Rights
Thurs-Mumia Solidarity in Boston?
14 May 2007
Modified: 02:12:06 PM
On Thursday, a three-judge panel of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit in Philadelphia will hear legal argument on whether the death sentence should be upheld, or whether Abu-Jamal should get a new trial or a new sentencing hearing.
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LOCAL News :: Media
Internet Radio in Danger: Take Action Now!
14 May 2007
A ruling by an obscure regulatory agency threatens to silence thousands of Internet radio stations. After intense lobbying from the recording industry, the Copyright Royalty Board (CRB) is about to mandate exponential increases — by as much as 1,200 percent — in royalties paid every time webcasters stream a song online.

If these unfair rules are allowed to go into effect on July 15, many public, independent and smaller Internet radio stations will have to shut down. At stake is the diversity of musical choice that the Internet has come to represent for more than 50 million listeners.

Congress must stop this bad rule and replace it with a system that both pays artists and fosters more diverse Internet radio programming. We must rapidly mobilize support for new legislation that will rescue Internet radio before it's too late.
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Commentary :: International : Media : Politics : War and Militarism
Italian Television the Latest to Enter the “911” Ring
14 May 2007
In late April, Italian Television, Canale 5, aired a segment by Luogocomune.net that presents many questions to the official story of one of the most tragic events in US History.
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News :: Organizing
Stop This Stupid War!
14 May 2007
A Forum Topix post
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News :: Human Rights : International : Politics : Race : Social Welfare
Riots Greet the New Bonaparte
14 May 2007
Huffington Post called this the "Globalization of Electronic Voting", Sarkozy calls it a victory and blows a nationalistic horn: "...I will rehabilitate work, authority, morality, respect, merit. I will restore honour to the nation and national identity - I will bring French pride back to the French people." Riots continue.
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Commentary :: International
'American Corners' , Colour Revolutions and the american overthrow of Sovereign States
14 May 2007
Article show show US overthrows sovereign states by the cynical misuse of gandhian non-violence tactics, the support of internal opposition movements etc. These tactics have been used against Yugoslavia, Ukraine, and are now being used against Venezuela and Zimbabwe
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Commentary :: International
Vivir los Suenos!
13 May 2007
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News :: International : Labor : Organizing : Politics : Social Welfare
Neocons in France! resistance and social unrest: news and views
13 May 2007
No Saucepan demos in each neighbourhoods and no “reclaim the streets with the kids, grandma and grandpa”. Not yet but a sweet, lovely wind of may is blowing, flowers of small acts, liberation of words, desires, Life, speeches and exchange, arguments and passion, reason and organization, solidarity and networking, exchange and rebellion.
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