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LOCAL News :: Politics
More photos from the rally in Boston Commons
20 Mar 2005
More photos from the rally in Boston Commons
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LOCAL News :: International
Map of protests around the globe
20 Mar 2005
see map
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LOCAL News :: Politics
A few photos of police arresting protesters M20
20 Mar 2005
A few photos of police arresting protesters at the anti-war march in Boston. March 20 2005.
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LOCAL News :: International : Organizing : Politics
Thousands attend anti-war rally in downtown Boston- photos
20 Mar 2005
DileniaRodriguezJavierBaez-.jpgThousands of Bostonians joined actions around the globe today in protest of the continuing occupation of Iraq. Speeches from notable local activists and scholars were interspersed with music and poetry. A wide diversity of class, race, age and political inclination was represented in the crowd, although much of the real energy behind the event and on the stage came from student activists.
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News :: International
What 15 seconds did to the Hassan family—and to the men of Apache Company
20 Mar 2005
Orphans of Tall Afar
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News :: Social Welfare
GOP Agenda Shreds Disabled Housing
20 Mar 2005
The GOP Is About To Shred The Nation's Housing Assistance Programs!
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LOCAL News :: Environment
Abusive Animal Farming Feels the Heat in MA
20 Mar 2005
People from around Massachusetts are seeking to ban veal crates, pig gestation crates, and force-feeding of ducks in the state. These tiny crates immobilize pigs and cows before they're killed for gourmet food. Force-feeding of ducks -- normaly involving a metal pipe thrust down their throats -- swells their livers and makes them grossly overweight. Read more about it, and listen to audio interviews from people challenging these practices.
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LOCAL Review :: Politics
Covering the Neighborhoods
20 Mar 2005
headpilgrim.JPGAll over Ma. citizens gathered to protest the obscenity, the slaughter in Iraq
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Commentary :: International
NIGHTMARE VISION OF NORTH AMERICA
20 Mar 2005
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News :: Globalization
Trouble in the Ranks
19 Mar 2005
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<p>Private Jeremiah Adler wrote home on his sixth day in Army boot
camp:</p>

<blockquote>
<p>"’I am so fucked up right now... I feel that if I
stay here much longer I am not going to be the same person anymore.
I have to GO. Please help... Every minute you sit at home I am
stuck in a shithole, stripped of self-respect, pride, will, hope,
love, faith, worth, everything. Everything I have ever held dear
has been taken away. This fucks with your head... This makes you
believe you ARE worthless shit. Please help. By the time you get
this, things will be worse.’"</p>
</blockquote>

<p>Shortly after writing this, his unit was scheduled to ship out,
and Jeremiah went AWOL (absent without leave).</p>
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