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Commentary :: Environment : International : Politics
Macho Men and State Capitalism - Is Another World Possible?
23 Apr 2006
* Latin America is boiling with revolutionary potential these days that could redefine economics, politics and social relations. But sometimos things aren't always as they seem. Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez is widely seen to be at the center of Latin America's transformation by building a regional trade bloc through the creation of ALBA and Venezuela's membership in Mercosur to oppose U.S. dominance and its constant push for free trade agreements with Latin American governments.
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LOCAL News :: International
Zionists lie about Sudan at Rally for war against Sudan at the State House
23 Apr 2006
Phony anti-genocide group attacks Arabs and Muslims, calls for war.
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Announcement :: Race
Help Restore Dignity and Water in the Lower Ninth Ward, New Orleans
23 Apr 2006
Over seven months have passed since Katrina destroyed New Orleans and levee failures inundated the Big Easy. Much of New Orleans is well along the road to recovery. The French Quarter is once again crawling with tourists and the banking district is up and running. However, if you travel just a few miles east of downtown--to the other side of the Industrial Canal—you find yourself in a neighborhood that does not look much different than it did in September. There are no businesses operating, no schools in session, no electricity, no FEMA trailers, and no RUNNING WATER.
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Commentary :: Human Rights
BTL:29 Cents of Every Tax Dollar Goes to Military Spending...
23 Apr 2006
...a 20% Increase since 2000 ~ Interview with Anita Dancs, research director of the National Priorities Project, conducted by Between the Lines' Melinda Tuhus
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News :: Politics
Mexico Drug Bust,Tom DeLay,A.Khashoggi, Jeb Bush,Wally Hilliard Terrorist Flight School
23 Apr 2006
While news of a 5 ton + cocaine bust at an international airport in the Mexican state of Campeche this month does not directly link to Jeb Bush,Governor of the state of Florida,it does have direct links to the Huffman Aviation flight school of his pal Wally Hilliard in Venice,Florida where the Saudi terrorists trained for the 9/11 WTC attack.Jeb Bush's pal Wally Hilliard was himself involved in a heroin import scheme that was considered one of the largest in Florida history,40 pounds,also by way of Venezuela where the 5 + tons of cocaine were flown to Mexico from.
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News :: Environment
Happy Birthday to Queen of Uranium Poisening
22 Apr 2006
"....the British Royal family privately owns
investments in uranium holdings worth over
$6 billion through Rio Tinto Mines."

"The Queen's favorite American buccaneers,
Cheney, Halliburton, and the Bush family,
are tied to her through uranium mining and
the shared use of illegal depleted uranium
munitions in the Middle East, Central Asia
and Kosovo/Bosnia."

"God Save The Queen from the guilt of her
complicity in turning Planet Earth into a
"Death Star.""
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Commentary :: Labor
Reprisals against New York transit workers show need for a new political strategy
22 Apr 2006
The punishing reprisals that have been carried out against New York City’s 34,000 transit workers for the two-and-a-half-day strike they carried out last December express Wall Street’s ferocious anger and hostility towards this act of defiance. They have also exposed the bankruptcy of the policies and political perspective of the unions.
In the past week and a half, a New York state court has ordered the president of Transport Workers Union (TWU) Local 100, Roger Toussaint, jailed for 10 days, fined the union $2.5 million and indefinitely suspended dues check-off—the automatic deduction of union dues from workers’ paychecks—thereby threatening to bankrupt the local.
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Announcement :: Labor
US government arrests record numbers in factory raids
22 Apr 2006
In a nationwide dragnet Wednesday, US immigration enforcement agents raided factories across the country arresting nearly 1,200 undocumented workers, a record number for a single operation.
The raids come in the wake of massive demonstrations throughout the country protesting reactionary anti-immigrant legislation in Congress and demanding full legal status and citizenship rights for the millions of undocumented workers who have come to find jobs and a better life.
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Commentary :: Human Rights : Politics
Populist #27
22 Apr 2006
Power in the Executive Branch
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Commentary :: Human Rights
BTL:Bush & Cheney Face Legal Jeopardy in Covert CIA Agent Outing Investigation
22 Apr 2006
Interview with Robert Parry, investigative reporter, conducted by Between the Lines' Scott Harris
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