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LOCAL Commentary :: Human Rights
Who are these cops?
08 Feb 2005
METRO-LEC Inc. was the "police" force that occupied the Northeastern University area last night. Who the hell are they???
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Commentary :: Human Rights : International
AMERICAN SECRET AGENTS IN AMERICA KILLING AMERICANS...
08 Feb 2005
"JCS CONPLAN 0300-97" AUTHORIZED THE PENTAGON TO EMPLOY SPECIAL, ULTRA-SECRET 'ANTI-TERRORIST' MILITARY UNITS ON AMERICAN SOIL, FOR WHAT THE AUTHOR CLAIMS ARE 'EXTRA-LEGAL MISSIONS':
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LOCAL Announcement :: Education : Environment : International : Politics
Paul Watson, Founder of Greenpeace. Speaks on Thursday!
08 Feb 2005
Modified: 01:49:21 AM
Captain Paul Watson, Founder of Greenpeace, Greenpeace International, Friends of the Wolf, and Sea Shepard Conservation Society, will be speaking at Suffolk University this Thursday at 4:00pm. For Free Tickets, Contact Rob Laurent at sustudentsforpeaceandjustice (at) hotmail.com
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News :: Politics
Decoding Da Dubya Code
07 Feb 2005
<p id="issueinfo"><cite>Revolutionary Worker #1266</cite>, January
30, 2005, posted at rwor.org</p>

<div class="intro">
<p><strong>Revolutionaries, reporters and film crews assembled on
Friday morning for a "Press Conference and Anti-Inaugural
Banquet." It was held near Howard University at Café
Manowaj, a cool and funky hang-out run by a crew of radical South
Africans. Steaming breakfast dishes (named for people’s
heroes and historical highpoints) soon appeared. Indymedia and RW
reporters tended to order Amandla eggs. The Fox-5 TV guy was all
over the Paris Commune French Toast. (His footage of our
red-flag-filled cowboy-hat stomping made the 5 o’clock news
that night.)</strong></p>
</div>

<p><strong>Sunsara Taylor:</strong> Are there any born-agains in the
house who are deep into biblical armageddon prophesies? No? In that
case, I first need to first walk you all through my ‘Armageddon
Crash Course for post-Enlightenment Thinkers’....</p>
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Commentary :: Human Rights : Media : Organizing : Politics
RCP Cries "Wolf" over Fascism
06 Feb 2005
Modified: 06:00:46 PM
A comment on RCP's current
"Battle for the Future" campaign:
Hysteria about "fascism" serves to hide
the essential role of the Democratic Party in
the political and economic system of imperialism
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News :: Globalization : International
Iran, the draft, and another &quot;New Pearl Harbor&quot;?
06 Feb 2005
Are the Bush Neo-cons setting the stage for *another* "New Pearl Harbor" attack on US interests--one that may dwarf September 11? The author of the following article thinks so. He thinks the attack is being planned to mobilize the US for ever more war and to ensure support for a military draft. And the article's footnote suggests the attack on US interests may hit a US city...and it may be nuclear.
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LOCAL Announcement :: Race
"Eyes on the Prize Part I: Awakenings 1954-1956," a free public showing
06 Feb 2005
Boston Radical Reference and Boston IMC present:

On the evening of Tuesday, Feb. 8th, at 6PM as part of Eyes on the Screen
people
nationwide will celebrate the struggle and triumph of the civil rights
movement with a screening of "Eyes on the Prize Part I: Awakenings
1954-1956." Copyright restrictions have kept it from the public for the
past
10 years.
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Commentary :: Media
It is getting very chilly around here
06 Feb 2005
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News :: Politics
DHS Port Security Grants Given to OIL Firms, Texas Energy Companies
06 Feb 2005
Your money...very hard at work...in the form of "grants" given to oil, energy & logging companies.
U.S. Homeland Security Dept. Grants Are Being Given to Shell, Conoco-Phillips, Texas Energy Companies, etc...

Shell Oil posted a record $17.5 Billion PROFIT for 2004 and YOU, YOUR FAMILY & YOUR FRIENDS are giving them HUGE "grants". Notice all the little TX energy companies getting $$millions!!!
Conoco-Phillips GETS $10,592,310 in "Grants".
SHELL GETS $9,321,818 in "Grants".
Valero Energy Corp. GETS $8,531,356 ??????? in "Grants".
Chevron GETS $7,344,390 in "Grants".
Motiva Enterprises (Shell sister Company) GETS $3,988,634 in "Grants".
Sunoco GETS $3,499,275 in "Grants".
PPG Industries (Paint Co.) GETS $3,000,000 in "Grants".
Houston Fuel Oil GETS $1,682,256 in "Grants".
Occidental Chemical Co. GETS $1,465,000 in "Grants".
Marathon Ashland Petroleum GETS $938,800 in "Grants".
Williams Energy Partnership GETS $545,000 in "Grants". For what???

Check it out!!
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Commentary :: International
Emperors and Chicken Hawks
06 Feb 2005
The differences between Roman emperors and our present day versions of the same.
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