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Commentary :: War and Militarism
Mothers For Peace Arrested on Capitol Hill
15 May 2007
The “SWARM on Congress” campaign got off to a rousing start on May 14, 2007, in the nation’s capital. Cindy Sheehan spoke to the crowd at Lafayette Park; along with Rep. Lynn Woolsey (D-CA) and activists Kevin Zeese, David Swanson, Debra Sweet, Ann Wright, the Rev. Lennox Yearwood, and others. After parading to Capitol Hill, 33 of the estimated 250 antiwar activists were arrested there for refusing a police order to disperse.
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Commentary :: Globalization : Human Rights : International : Politics : Social Welfare
Lessons we learned from the 6th Hemispheric Meeting in Havana, CUBA...
15 May 2007
097.jpgWe are aware that most of the wars in the last few decades have been waged over control of energy sources...
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Commentary :: War and Militarism
15 May 2007
During this May election period, the brutal Arroyo regime in the Philippines, backed by the Bush administration, is facing the people's judgment for "crimes against humanity" (to quote the verdict of the Permanent People's Tribunal at The Hague, Netherlands). This essay reflects on themes and issues surrounding the neocolonial polity of the Philippines in the context of Bush's barbaric war of terror on the Filipino people, and of predatory globalized capital's assault on the peoples of the world.
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LOCAL News :: Globalization
Jeb Bush Joins the Tenet Gravy Train
15 May 2007
the only good jeb is a ded jeb
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LOCAL News :: GLBT/Queer
Latino Pride 2007
15 May 2007
Events include: Movie screenings at the Gay & Lesbian Film Festival (at the Museum of Fine Arts), 9th Annual Miss. Mass. Gay Latina Pageant (at Fran's Place), a community discussion on the 2008 Elections, a transgender law panel discussion, a health and immigration panel discussion, the 4th Annual Our Pride of Latinos GLBT Reception and the 1st Miss. Mass Latina Queen of Queens Pageant & Ball (both at the Radisson Hotel), as well as several dances and parties during the week!

Latino Pride is organized by Somos Latin@s LGBT Coalition, and sponsored in part by Boston Pride.
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Review :: Globalization
Democracy and its Enemy, Capitalist Globalization
15 May 2007
The core problem of globalization is the dismantling of democracy. The elected are without power and those with power are not elected. The bonds between the generations burst. An absolute asocial individualization dominates (cf. Hobsbawm).
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News :: Media : Technology
Don't let Bush pass more spy bills!
14 May 2007
Bush Admin. Pushes Spying Bill at Key Senate Hearing
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News :: International : Labor
Defending Labor Rights in Haiti
14 May 2007
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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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