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LOCAL News :: Education : Human Rights : Organizing : Politics : Race : Social Welfare
Somerville 5 case spotlights racist oppression
17 Sep 2005
The Somerville 5 are young Black men ranging from 15 to 18 years old. These students at Somerville High School went out on the night of April 20, 2005, to enjoy a carnival in Medford, Mass. But the night turned into one of horror that changed their lives forever. They reported that they were beaten, arrested and psychologically traumatized by Medford police and then charged with assaulting the cops.
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Commentary :: Human Rights : Politics
The Incompetent American (or, the "Ugly American" on Steroids)
17 Sep 2005
Although some level of incompetence in government is universally expected, it started accelerating towards its pinnacle in the US after the Supreme Court voted 5-4 to install Bush in the presidency.
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LOCAL Commentary :: Environment
Open letter to the Peace Movement From Lloyd Hart.
17 Sep 2005
Humanity's Greatest Act of Inequality.
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News :: Education
Ms. Brigitte BARDOT letter to Serbia’s President, Boris Tadic
17 Sep 2005
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News :: Politics
Donna Brazile switches Teams
17 Sep 2005
Donna Brazile Al Gore's 2000 campaign head, caves into Bush and all the juicy federal moneys
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Commentary :: Politics
states right [one image]
17 Sep 2005
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Commentary :: Organizing
Benjamins For Benjamin (Medea that is)
17 Sep 2005
CodePink, UFPJ and Green Festivals all are spin offs from Medea Benjamin's Global Exchange.

Why is she allowed to have a Green Festival that charges $15 admission the SAME time that UFPJ is holding an action in DC?

Isn't the over $7 million Global Exchange makes in a year enough for Medea?
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News :: Human Rights
Hurricane Katrina -- Beware of disaster profiteers and peddlers of hate!
17 Sep 2005
The Campaign to Stop Funding Hate urges donors to make an informed decision about how they want their contributions channeled and ask all those committed to broad values of secularism, pluralism and justice to oppose the forces that use the pretext of relief operations to further their sectarian agendas.
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News :: Globalization
Whistleblower Claims High-Tech Torture By U.S. Gov't
17 Sep 2005
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News :: Social Welfare
Congressman says Pentagon employee ordered to destroy hijacker data
17 Sep 2005
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