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News ::
Typical Beautiful Greek Shelters With Gourmet Food!
26 Aug 2004
At this 'exclusive' shelter for abandoned and abused
animals, amidst animal feces and carcasses, one saw emaciated dogs, most
with appalling skin diseases, and maggot crawling in open wounds.
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News :: International
The SHORTWAVE REPORT 8/27/04 ¡LISTEN GLOBALLY!
26 Aug 2004
A weekly 30 minute review of news and opinion recorded from a shortwave radio. 2 files- broadcast quality (13.1MB) and quick download (3.2MB). With times and freqs for listening at home. Free to rebroadcast. Netherlands, Germany, and Russia.
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Commentary :: DNC
SILVER STAR SILVER SPOON
26 Aug 2004
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LOCAL Commentary :: DNC
Hacktivism Does Us More Harm than Good
26 Aug 2004
If you are going to throw rocks, don't use radical publishers as shields.
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LOCAL News ::
Former JP Man Burns Self After Son Killed in Iraq
26 Aug 2004
I am hugely sad about this and I cried a lot today and I want people to know this man who I love a lot and who was a JP resident until a few months ago. See the link.

After being informed that his 20-year-old son was killed while serving in Iraq, a Florida man doused a U.S. government van with gasoline and set it on fire while sitting inside.

Carlos Arredondo, 44, was severely burned and rushed to Hollywood Regional Hospital in Florida after learning that Pfc. Alexander Arredondo had died, police said.
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News :: DNC
Blogger Challenges Jerry Falwell on Christian Family Values
26 Aug 2004
"Whenever We Read the Obscene Stories, the Voluptuous Debaucheries, the Cruel and Torturous Executions, the Unrelenting Vindictiveness, with which more than Half the Bible is filled, it Would be More Consistent that we called it the Word of a Demon, than the Word of God. It is a History of Wickedness, that has Served to Corrupt and Brutalize Mankind." Thomas Paine (1737-1809; Original Founding Father.
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LOCAL News :: DNC : Environment : Human Rights : Organizing
Central Park Permit Denied, Protest Will Go On!
26 Aug 2004
From the UFPJ Website:

WE ARE MARCHING! We are very disappointed in the New York State Supreme Court ruling, denying our request to rally in Central Park. But make no mistake: Our August 29 protest march is still happening! We now have a final agreement with the City for the full route of our legal, peaceful march, which will take us directly past Madison Square Garden, the site of the Republican Convention.

To see all the events that will be happening on the great lawn despite the supreme court ruling, including Rev. Billy's mass marriages who will recite the first amendment, see the calendar at http://www.counterconvention.org/phpicalendar/month.php .

The protests will go on!

You can read the corporate news accounts of how we didn't get a permit below, but since when was true protest regulated by the state?


These are articles from Yahoo/News/Central Park searches on 8/26/04
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Commentary :: Human Rights
James Schlesinger's Iraq Torture Report a "White (Bush) Wash"!!!
26 Aug 2004
Modified: 03:54:00 AM
James Schlesinger's Iraq Abu Gharib Prison Torture Report a low quality "White(Bush)Wash"!!!
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News :: Human Rights
Rumsfeld Faulted for Abuse
26 Aug 2004
A new review of the Iraqi prison abuse confirmed what we've been saying all along; that senior officials, including Donald Rumsfeld, are connected.
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LOCAL Announcement :: Organizing
Rally in support of the Palestinian hunger strike
25 Aug 2004
Rally in copley square to support the Palestinain hunger strike for human rights and against the Zionist occupation.
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