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News :: Gentrification
African Union Shuts Down Online Slave Market
16 Dec 2016
centralist_aberration.jpg„All my neighbours and friends were present on that website,“ Lucas Freeman, 26, remembers, „so I was as well. But then I found that when I said I would not miss the additional online friends I have never met I was taking a minority position. Not everyone thought that these associations might never get real. Now that they turned out to be dangerous I am glad that the loss of illusion has not hurt me.“
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News :: Environment : Human Rights : International : Media : War and Militarism
The Shortwave Report 12/16/16 Listen Globally!
15 Dec 2016
A weekly 30 minute review of international news and opinion, recorded from a shortwave radio and the internet. With times, frequencies, and websites for listening at home. 3 files- Highest quality broadcast, regular broadcast, and slow-modem streaming. NHK World Radio Japan, Spanish National Radio, Radio Havana Cuba, and Sputnik Radio.
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LOCAL Commentary :: Education
Chomsky at MIT
15 Dec 2016
Modified: 08:58:45 AM
CHOMSKY-POLICE-CONFRONT-STUDENT-PICKET-MIT-NOV-1969.jpgBetween the war scientists and the anti-war students

It is now fifty years since Noam Chomsky published his celebrated article, 'The Responsibility of Intellectuals'. Few other writings had a greater impact on the turbulent political atmosphere on US campuses in the 1960s. The essay launched Chomsky's political career as the world's most intransigent and cogent critic of US foreign policy - a position he has held to this day.
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News :: Human Rights
Quebec feminist author found not guilty of slandering Muslim school in Montreal
14 Dec 2016
The school did not prove Djemila Benhabib wanted to damage its reputation, a judge ruled.
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LOCAL Announcement :: Human Rights
Chelsea Manning Birthday Rally Park Street -Saturday December 17th
14 Dec 2016
Modified: 11:20:45 AM
Join Us This Saturday To Honor Heroic Wiki-leaks Whistle-blower Chelsea Manning On Her Birthday
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Commentary :: Politics
Trump and the Hospice of Hope
14 Dec 2016
That the political culture in the US could wash up a television star and notorious racist to the top of the country was not entirely bizarre. lists the names of all 538 electors who vote on Dec 19. If 37 change their minds, Trump would be blocked. Trump has zero competence in taxes, spending, social security and health care.
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News :: Environment : Globalization : Human Rights : Race
Nominate NoDAPL for the Nobel Peace Prize
13 Dec 2016
NoDAPL may well be the model for resistance in the era of Drumpf AKA Trump.
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Commentary :: Education
Take a Step Back – Robert Tronge
13 Dec 2016
I’m sure we’ve all heard the statement “walk a mile in his shoes”, but how many people are actually willing to step outside of their comfort zone and do this for a real. Most people are unwilling to see the other person’s point of view, especially when it violates their concept of right and wrong, whether that view of right or wrong is based on past experiences, ethnic, cultural, religious believes or outright bigotry.
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News :: International
South Korea: Court Upholds Conviction of Trade Union Leader
13 Dec 2016
South Korea: New blow for right to peaceful protest as appeal court upholds conviction of trade union leader (Amnesty International)
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Commentary :: Human Rights
Israel lobby resorting to censorship and blacklisting as it loses control of mainstream discourse
13 Dec 2016
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