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Commentary :: Environment
What's so Revolutionary about Venezuelan Coal???
25 Jun 2005
* This article is about expanding coal mining consessions in Venezuela`s western state of Zulia. It explains the threats coal mining poses to indigenous communities and water security for Maracaibo, Zulia`s state capital. The article also explains how this initiative is part of a larger regional development plan, IIRSA, and other proposed projects that fall into Zuila`s regional development. The article is also about the grassroots resistence movement against the proposed projects.
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Commentary :: Social Welfare
Supreme Court Liberals Legalize Theft
25 Jun 2005
Modified: 11:23:31 AM
A liberal big-government majority on US Supreme Court has handed governments at all levels the power to steal homes from people simply by declaring that it has other uses in mind that could generate higher property taxes or more jobs. The ruling, a goldmine for developers and powerful economic interests, is simply a license for the rich to steal from the poor.
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LOCAL News :: Media
Infoshop.org is back online
25 Jun 2005
Modified: 10:09:03 AM
The person who was providing server space for infoshop, flag and other websites pulled the plug ten days ago, 'disappearing' those sites.

Infoshop went back online today (Saturday) with a message stating that their popularity "Wore out our welcome," with their host.
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Commentary :: Human Rights
Now is the time for a Congress to defend the Constitution and impeach these Justicesand The President!
25 Jun 2005
Modified: 06:59:04 AM
You're a Veteran and you were lucky to survive fighting for America's good, and you managed to buy some property for your family, by the ocean.
According to a recent Supreme Court ruling, another private owner who pays more taxes than you, can take your land supposedly for the public good.
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News :: Politics
Suspicious?
24 Jun 2005
“You Decide”
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News :: International
Six Female Marines Die in Iraq Today
24 Jun 2005
Editor’s note: Their “goal” my friend is to end an illegal, unjust, and immoral occupation. Their methods may not be nice. Under international law, they do not have to be. They have the right, indeed the duty, to resist. It is interesting that you suggest it somehow outside propriety to attack occupiers who happen to be female. I am sorry for the loss of any life in this war. But war is, as they say, hell. Blame Bush, the neocons, and other ruling elites that allowed it to happen. The only just cause here is that of the victims, the people of Iraq who are the resistance
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News :: Environment
Website up for Anti-G8 East Coast Convergence Richmond, VA July 8
24 Jun 2005
MOUNTAIN JUSTICE SUMMER
INTERNATIONAL DAY OF ACTION ON THE ROOT CAUSES OF CLIMATE CHANGE,
EAST COAST CONVERGENCE AGAINST MASSEY COAL AND MOUNTAINTOP REMOVAL

Noon July 8th Monroe Park--Richmond, VA
On July 8th as the rulers of the eight most powerful nations meet in Scotland to decide our fates, communities around the world will take to the streets to fight back against the fossil fuels industry’s devastation of our Earth and its people.
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News :: Globalization : Human Rights : International : Labor : Media : Organizing : Politics : Race : Social Welfare : Technology
Leaked memos show Iraq War conspiracy
24 Jun 2005
The shock-and-awe invasion of Iraq was not a “war of last resort.” The “regime change” had nothing to do weapons of mass destruction [WMD] or “terrorism” or defense of neighboring countries or nuclear capability.

The cat’s out of the bag now. All that was just a pretext created by U.S. and British imperialism.
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News :: Environment
EXPOSED - Center for Consumer Freedom
24 Jun 2005
The Center for Consumer Freedom (CCF) (formerly called the "Guest Choice Network") is a front group for the restaurant, alcohol and tobacco industries. It runs media campaigns which oppose the efforts of scientists, doctors, health advocates, environmentalists and groups like Mothers Against Drunk Driving, calling them "the Nanny Culture -- the growing fraternity of food cops, health care enforcers, anti-meat activists, and meddling bureaucrats who 'know what's best for you.
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LOCAL Announcement :: Politics
PROVIDENCE ANARCHIST BOOKFAIR - July 16th, 2005
24 Jun 2005
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