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News :: Organizing
The new Rome and the RNC
20 Aug 2004

Have you read the 9/11 Commission Report? The one that John Kerry says should
be adopted in toto by the Congress? The one that George W. Bush also
applauds and supports (with a few amendments)?


The report states that "threats [to the U.S.] are defined more by the
fault lines within societies than by the territorial boundaries between them..
In this sense, 9/11 has taught us that terrorism against American interests
`over there' should be regarded just as we regard terrorism against America
`over here.'" And then they conclude: "In this same sense, the
American homeland is the planet."(p. 362)


Wait a minute--did they really just come right out and say that? Yeah, they
did. Read it over one more time. And think about it: "the American homeland
is the planet."


A few years back, a lot of people looked at what Bush was doing and said
"I don't want to live in a new Rome." According to the 9/11
Commission

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LOCAL News :: DNC
Call for a Militant Contingent at the March for Women’s Lives at the RNC
20 Aug 2004
Call for a Militant Contingent at the March for Women’s Lives at the RNC
August 28th, 2004 - 11AM
Cadman Plaza - Brooklyn, NY
Look for the "Pro-Choice By Any Means Necessary" banner
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News :: Human Rights
IRAQ: White coats smeared with blood...
20 Aug 2004
Doctors working for the United States military in Iraq, collaborated with interrogators in the abuse of detainees at Baghdad's Abu Ghraib prison: Whatever happened to the Oath of Hippocrates ?
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Commentary ::
Dog-killing not so civilized
20 Aug 2004
The traditional method of dealing with pet overpopulation in Greece is to implement mass poisoning.
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News :: Environment
What is this American Fetish About Military "Experience" for Presidents?
20 Aug 2004
Why are American's so obsessed with having Presidents with military backgrounds? The record of such presidents has not been all that admirable.
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News :: Organizing
are they ready for us at the rnc?
20 Aug 2004
Modified: 02:50:45 PM
communique.jpgfirst rnc propaganda video and critic of where we are at as a revolution
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LOCAL Commentary :: Organizing : Politics
FBI Interrogation: A Mark of Achievement
20 Aug 2004
Dear Federal Bureau of Investigation,

Can I just say that I am deeply disappointed that I have not yet received my personal visit from the FBI. I have put a great deal of time into my radical activities over the last couple months and frankly, it's time I received proper recognition for my work.
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PAROLE DENIED FOR BLACK LIBERATION PRISONER JALIL MUNTAQIM
20 Aug 2004
Modified: 02:52:26 AM
Former Black Panther and Black Liberation Army member Jalil Muntaqim, who is one of the longest held political prisoners in the U.S. at over 31 years, was denied parole for the second time this past July. Read a letter by a support group with words by Jalil explaining what happened and what he would like people to do on his behalf.
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BI's sollen Endlagersuche auf den Weg bringen
20 Aug 2004
Einen neuen Vorschlag zur Suche eines Endlager-Standortes in Deutschland hat die Bundestags-Grünen-Abgeordnete aus dem Wendland, Marianne Tritz auf die Tagesordnung gesetzt: Bürgerinitiativen sollen doch bitte „über ihre Netzwerke mithelfen, eine Standortsuche auf den Weg zu bringen“.
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News :: Organizing
Je m'appelle Fransois
20 Aug 2004
Deux ans après la grève des femmes de ménage d'Arcade, les abus perdurent. Les conditions de travail font toujours tache dans le nettoyage Par Sonya FAURE mercredi 11 août 2004 Liberation
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