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News :: International
New government in Ecuador still shaky during May Day celebrations
02 May 2005
CUENCA, ECUADOR - Less then two weeks ago popular protest forced the president of this small Andean nation from power. Now in celebration of the first of May, the international day for workers rights, far more people were in the street protesting then there ever were during those recent demonstrations.

Tens of thousands paraded through the streets in this small city in southern Equator. An extremely high turnout for a city of only a quarter million people isolated deep in the mountains. Most of the signs and chants carried though the crowds were in relation to the current crisis of government. They called for the removal of the new president, for congress to be dissolved, and most common, both heard and seen were calls for all politicians to be removed and a popular government formed.
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LOCAL Announcement :: Politics
5/23 Vermont: Anarchy in Montpelier
02 May 2005
A day of talks, panels, performances, and socializing
at 4 Langdon Street in Montpelier, Vermont
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LOCAL News :: Human Rights
Police Siege in Cambridge
02 May 2005
Last night, at approximately 12pm, Harvard University police, who are deputized police in the city of Cambridge, sieged a handful of people in a local community center.
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News :: Environment
California Safe Schools Presents "United for Safety 2005"
02 May 2005
Celebrating programs and polices that protect health and the environment
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LOCAL News :: Labor
Anti-Capitalists on the March in Boston
02 May 2005
Modified: 02:41:04 AM
On Sunday, May 1 - also known as May Day, or International Workers' Day - anti-capitalist protesters gathered in downtown Boston for the first May Day march here in several years.
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News :: Human Rights
Wisconsin 'workfare' a total failure report finds
02 May 2005
W-2 is “a Frankenstein of a social program” and is “the $1.5 billion mistake of a welfare program unleashed on thousands of poor people in Milwaukee and Wisconsin that drove single women with children off the rolls to fend for themselves in a declining economy,” wrote Eugene Kane, the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel’s only African American columnist May 1
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News :: Environment
Satellite Pix Of Chemtrail Weapons Testing In Gulf War I
01 May 2005
1aaagulfwar1.JPGas the millions of white welfare texan butt suckers stand around crying out OH PLEEDS MISTUH bUSH GIVE US MONEYSSSSSSSS.....
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Commentary :: Politics
Profound Disappointment
01 May 2005
Remember the lyrics to that old song: "Somethings happening here, what it is ain't exactly clear. I get that feeling these days debating on usenet.
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Commentary :: International
The Israeli origins of Bush II's war
30 Apr 2005
In short, the benefits derived by the United States from its Middle East military adventure are highly questionable; but that is easily understood if one recognizes that the policy the Bush II administration has pursued did not originate as one to benefit the interests of the United States but rather to benefit those of Israel, as those interests have been perceived by the Israeli Right.
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Commentary :: Labor
May Day: Made in the USA
30 Apr 2005
“Eight hours for work, eight hours for rest and eight hours for what we will!” was the slogan of the 340,000 workers who marched in cities across the U.S. on May 1, 1886, calling for the eight-hour day.
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