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LOCAL Announcement :: Education
Community Church of Boston: February Sunday Forums
02 Feb 2009
A list of upcoming Sunday forums at the Community Church of Boston...
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Commentary :: Human Rights
Ceasefires, Israeli-Style
02 Feb 2009
Israel never honors them.
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Review :: Human Rights
Addiction and Control
30 Jan 2009
Modified: 03:40:07 PM
Meth is an upper. It is used as (inappropriate) self - medication for depression. Problems don’t come about without cause. The methamphetamine problem didn’t drop out of the sky. There are biological and social causes of meth abuse and they need to be fully discussed by an informed citizenry. Here’s why.
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News :: International : Media
The Shortwave Report 01/30/09 Listen Globally!
29 Jan 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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Commentary :: Politics
Bolivia's New Constitution: Progressive Change or Business As Usual
29 Jan 2009
Bolivians vote.
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Commentary :: War and Militarism
AdvancedPhysics.Org Advocates Medeval "Obscurantism"!
28 Jan 2009
How this "Mission Statement" of AdvancedPhysics.Org conforms to the historically speculative and expermental nature of scientific inquiry is actually so beyond any basic imagination or logic as to be totally absurd!
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Commentary :: Politics
Bashing Venezuelan Democracy
28 Jan 2009
The dominant media again on the rampage.
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LOCAL Interview :: Labor : Media : Organizing : Politics : Race : Social Welfare
David Rovic House Concert in Jamaica Plain
27 Jan 2009
This past Sunday, former Boston resident, and now world citizen topical singer, David Rovics did a house concert in Jamaica Plain. It was hosted by his sister, Bonnie Rovics, and recorded by freelance-anarchist, Chuck U.
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News :: Labor
Reid: Vote on Employee Free Choice Act card check bill, a labor priority, likely in summer
27 Jan 2009
Washington — Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid said the Senate will likely turn its attention this summer to the Employee Free Choice Act — the union organizing bill being watched in Las Vegas and across the nation.
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Commentary :: Globalization
The Case for Socialism
26 Jan 2009
The world today is undeniably chaotic — war, abject poverty, and unimaginable wealth exist side by side. In an attempt to explain the current social turmoil, some have resorted to religion and apocalypse, while others place the blame on the few bad apples that held positions of power as the economy slid into destitution. And then there are those who blame conspiracy, immigrants, or a society-wide lack of morality. All of the above explanations seem to be missing a crucial ingredient.

A simple observation should be central to any explanation of the current economic crisis: There are huge surpluses (or overproduction) of houses, cars, food stuffs, and many other products that millions of people desperately need, but cannot afford to buy.

This is the essence of the problem.
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