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Announcement :: Environment
Gortons and Whaling
06 Feb 2006
Greenpeace, along with Environmental Investigation Agency (EIA) and the Humane Society, revealed the link between the whaling in the Southern Ocean and Gortons. We revealed that the Japanese parent company that wholly owns Gortons, Nippon Suissan, also partly owns the whaling fleet whose boats depart every year to hunt whales in Antarctica.
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Commentary :: Environment : Human Rights : Labor : Organizing : Politics : Social Welfare
Sustainable Solutions to Social Challenges
05 Feb 2006
billboardMadison.jpgReady-to-print version of "Sustainable Solutions to Social Challenges" from the SocialPacifists. Please print and distribute freely.
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LOCAL Announcement :: International
Free Screening: Worlds Apart: 9-11 First Responders Against War
05 Feb 2006
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LOCAL News :: Human Rights
October 29, 2005--Boston Common Rally and March Against the Wars
05 Feb 2006
10_29_2005 12_43 PM_0001.jpgIncludes excerpts from Cindy Sheehan's speech and the march through the streets of Boston. Free to copy and distribute.
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Commentary :: International
Call to Bring United States to UN Security Council for Sanctions
05 Feb 2006
Anti-war activists accused the USA of planning first use of nuclear weapons against Iran, and of currently using uranium weapons in Iraq, and noted that the UN Security Council is responsible for dealing with such threats of war and acts of aggression.
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News :: Environment
Strausscon Business
05 Feb 2006
Darling Beloved Indymedia Reader
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News :: Politics
Porter Goss: CIA Cyber and stock fraud ops damaged by leaks ?
05 Feb 2006
Ionatron that was a CIA investment that was 'touted' or promoted over the internet to increase demand and price of its shares that the CIA employee-investors then dumped on the market thus decreasing other investors share price,basically defrauding them...If the CIA wishes to use 911 to promote lesser civil liberties from now into the future perhaps they should at least pledge not to invest in and thus tamper with our stock markets.
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Commentary :: GLBT/Queer : Human Rights : International : Media : Race
An Open Letter to the Silent Laity
04 Feb 2006
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Notice how leaders organize thousands of laypeople to march against a cartoon that insults a human being who lived centuries ago, but we do not see any marches pertaining to the renouncement of religious excuses for violence. This is pretty ‘effen’ sick!
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Commentary :: Human Rights
Muslim-Bashing and the Power of Cartoons
04 Feb 2006
Back in the late 19th century, the political cartoonist, Thomas Nast, in NYC’s “Harper’s Weekly,” viciously attacked Catholics, the Irish and the Vatican. He crossed the line with those caricatures. The same can be said about the Danish authors of the 12 cartoons vilifying the Prophet Muhammad (pbuh), the revered founder of Islam. The demonizing was, in effect, an attack on all of the Muslim faithful. The parties responsible should offer an apology.
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Commentary :: Human Rights
Has anyone seen Smedley Butler?
04 Feb 2006
Well, sadly, Smedley is not around anymore but today we desperately need someone like him to help us stop the complete destruction of our freedoms by the industrialists and secret societies that have taken over this country.
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