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LOCAL Announcement :: Human Rights
Activists Chained to Bulldozers in New Orleans
19 Dec 2007
Affordable housing and homeless advocate Jamie "Bork" Loughner has chained herself to a bulldozer this morning at the B.W. Cooper housing complex in New Orleans.
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U.S. isolated on the Human Rights Issue in CUBA
19 Dec 2007
Contra_el_imperio_terrorista1.jpgThe recent Cuban decision to sign the International Pact on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights and the Civil and Political Rights is a clear example of the island's conduct when it is not subjected to external pressures...
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Announcement :: Politics
Impeach Cheney -- take action
19 Dec 2007
Please join 100,000 of us, sign Congressman Wexler's online petition calling for impeachment hearings.
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Commentary :: Politics
Police State America - A Look Back and Ahead
18 Dec 2007
An analysis of how post-9/11 the republic was destroyed
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Commentary :: Human Rights
Carla Bruni. La EVITA de la post-`post modernidad
18 Dec 2007
La señorita Marple indica al capitán Hastings el gran acierto de haber decidido escenificar las actualidades de Francia y de España en su rancho de Santiago, donde no faltarán actrices para encarnar a la presunta nueva compañera del presidente Sarkozy o espectadores para comprender las derivas de la actualidad
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Commentary :: War and Militarism
Ransmayr Attacks Bush's Permission for Barbarism
18 Dec 2007
Ransmayr spoke of a strategically fomented panic that seizes all democratic societies in our day, making the abolition of civil rights, offensive war and mass murder seem inevitable as prevfentive self-defense measures.
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Philippine President Gloria Arroyo: Economist or Politician?
18 Dec 2007
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Commentary :: Human Rights
Bush's Technique:Do Illegalities First,Then Pardon or Give Immunity!
17 Dec 2007
The US Congress and Senate has gone along with and approved of this Presidential "Immunity" every step of the way!
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LOCAL Commentary :: Human Rights
Will NSA illegal Electronic Spying, be used to Seize Citizens’ Homes?
17 Dec 2007
Stop “Retroactive Immunity” for Phone Companies that helped NSA spy on Americans!

Determining what NSA electronic surveillance can be used by police or introduced into court by Government, may be the next battle Americans have to fight.
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On Strategy: Collective Ownership and Self-Defense of Our Communities
17 Dec 2007
This is a "Link to Other Press Article" available at

Leadership and a Distrust for Privilege

This is an essay I wrote in the spirit of creating dialogue in the movement. It is a critical look at where we're at today, and where we need to be, while learning from our ancestors and those who came before us. It is a synthesis of my own personal experience, and the collective experience of companer@s organizing and struggling in our communities and different spaces.
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