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Commentary :: Human Rights
When A Beautiful Soul Comes To Visit
11 Oct 2004
Tali Fahima , an Israeli woman under administrative detention, joins Palestinian women and girls held in prisons as political prisoners. The way in which Israel keeps them is cruel, without conscience and in violation of their human rights.

The Prison authority is answerable only to the Prime Minister, who has, himself, been accused of war crimes.
Please ask representatives for a full investigation into human rights violations on behalf of all the women.
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LOCAL Announcement :: Politics
Call to protest Columbus Day
11 Oct 2004
Modified: 04:45:06 PM
columbus.gifAs many of you may know, this October 11th is supposed to be a day to commemorate and celebrate Christopher Columbus. This year, it happens to fall on National Indigenous Rights Day, which is quite ironic if you know anything about Columbus.
This is a call for decentralized direct action against Columbus.
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News :: Organizing
Report from NEFAC's Tenth Congress
11 Oct 2004
Short report from the recent congress of the Northeastern Federation of Anarchist-Communists.
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News :: International
Update on Imprisoned Spanish Anarchists
11 Oct 2004
This is a message from the Anarchist Black Cross Network, a worldwide prison solidarity group.
I did not write this release, though I did edit it.
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News :: International : Politics
The Real Reasons WHy Iran is the Next Target
11 Oct 2004
PetroDollarWarfare.jpegThe Iranians are about to commit an offense far greater than Saddam Hussein's conversion to the euro for his oil exports back in the fall of 2000. In March 2005 Iran is going to start competing with New York's NYMEX and London's IPE with respect to international oil trades - using a euro-based international oil-trading mechanism. What does that mean? It means that without some sort of US intervention (likely covert, but possibly overt), the euro is going to establish a firm foothold in the international oil trade in 2005 - which given U.S. debt levels and the neoconservative desire for U.S. global domination - provides a rather problematic situation. Indeed, numerous articles have revealed Pentagon planning for operations against Iran in 2005. The publicly stated reasons will be over Iran's nuclear ambitions, but the unspoken macroeconomic issues explain the Real Reasons regarding the 2nd stage of petrodollar warfare - Iran's upcoming oil Bourse.
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News :: Human Rights
Milosevic: 'no link to genocide found'
11 Oct 2004
Fresh controversy has hit the war crimes trial of Slobodan Milosevic with a claim from a senior intelligence analyst that the Yugoslav leader is innocent of genocide.
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News :: Gender
At Wells College Students protest trustee decision to go coed
10 Oct 2004
Almost 200 students (over half of the residential students at Wells) have taken over Macmillan, the main academic building at Wells College, located in Aurora New York. On Saturday October 2, the trustees of Wells College a women's college for 136 year decided to go co-ed.
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News :: Human Rights
HUD Supressing Poor Vote
10 Oct 2004
Read All about Efforts Being Made To Suppress The Poor Vote! Plus Stories From Around The Nation About The Housing Crsis!
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Commentary :: Politics
Today’s Republicans Are So Not
10 Oct 2004
You can call them right, you can call them wrong, you can even call them Ray; just don’t call them Republicans. The behind-the-scenes folks leading the GOP these days are running an (extremely) awful show unlike any previously presented by a major American political party, no matter what title adorns the marquee. For more details, read on.
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News :: Politics
'Help Is On The Way'
09 Oct 2004
'Help Is On The Way' - Kerry campaign slogan AND a classic Vietnam-era anthem by the band Bloodrock.
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