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LOCAL News :: Race
New Report: Stalling the Dream
06 Jun 2006
A new report considers one factor in the shocking racial disparities revealed by Hurricane Katrina: car ownership.

The report finds that people of color are considerably more likely to be left behind in a natural disaster, since fewer of them own cars compared to whites. In addition, lower rates of car ownership put them at an economic disadvantage.
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LOCAL News :: Environment : Politics
Resisting the 'Green Scare'
05 Jun 2006
In retaliation to FBI political repression of environmental and animal rights activists, a weekend of actions in solidarity with Jeff "Free" Luers have been planned in Boston.
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Commentary :: GLBT/Queer : Human Rights : Social Welfare
Federal Marriage Amendment
05 Jun 2006
Modified: 10:45:42 PM
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News :: International : Social Welfare
Chile's Student Strikes
05 Jun 2006
FOTO_3720060530174115.jpgHigh school and university student lock-ins and strikes continue throughout Chile after 4 hours of unsuccessful negations between student leaders and the Ministry of Education on Friday.
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Commentary :: Politics
Who's Following the Money?
05 Jun 2006
So where did all those missing billions wind up? Odds are, that money’s back here in the USA, and more than likely in the GOP.
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LOCAL News :: Human Rights
SOMERVILLE 5 court appearances imminent
05 Jun 2006
Defendants from the outrageous Somerville 5 case will appear either this Wednesday or next Monday, and will need broad support from the community (ie, we shouldn't just leave it up to the International Action Center) to win against Malden police racism.
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Commentary :: Politics
05 Jun 2006
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News :: Politics
Popes, Nazis, and Bush
05 Jun 2006
Modified: 12:40:20 PM
At a recent address given at Auschwitz, the Pope states "...a ring of criminals rose to power by false promises of future greatness and the recovery of the nation's honor, prominence, and prosperity, but also through terror and intimidation." Sound familair?

Of course in typical PanzerPope fashion he then goes on to blame the Holocaust on neo-pagans, etc. Occasionally even crazy people have spare moments of incite amongst their ramblings.
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News :: Environment
Who am I?
05 Jun 2006
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Commentary :: Organizing
Kevin Zeese: “Both Parties Selling Country to Highest Bidder!”
04 Jun 2006
Kevin Zeese, an independent candidate for U.S. Senate in Maryland, accused both parties, Democrats and Republicans, of “selling the country to the highest bidder.” He spoke at a Forum, in Baltimore, MD, on June 4, 2006. Zeese emphasized the importance of breaking the straightjacket the two parties have on the voters in order to give them a real choice. Zeese also underscored that our fragile environment is headed for a global disaster, unless serious policy changes are made within the next five to ten years.
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