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Commentary :: Human Rights
Activist Brian Haw, 1,521 and not out!
02 Aug 2005
Brian in Metro.JPGThis is a 1,100 word article about Brian Haw's 4 year 24/7 protest in London's Parliament Square.
6 photos are attached.
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News :: International
Native Hawaiians resist US occupation, federal Indian policy
02 Aug 2005
Modified: 08:08:05 AM
Kanaka Maoli (Native Hawaiians) and supporters celebrate La Ho'iho'i Ea, a national holiday, while resisting US federal Indian policy and the continued occupation and militarization of Hawaii.
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News :: Politics
Bush, Cheney, Indicted Chicago Grand Jury
02 Aug 2005
President George Bush and V.P. Dick Cheney, with several other ranking members of the Bush administration, have been Indicted by a Chicago Grand Jury on perjury and obstruction of justice charges.
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Announcement :: Globalization
Aug5th-12th Week of Action Against Corporate Involvement in I-69!
02 Aug 2005
For more than fifteen years resistance to the NAFTA superhighway, I-69, has stewed not just from within the foothills of Indiana, where it is to be built next, but across the nation as a whole. Everything from grassroots organizing to more militant actions has been employed, putting off it’s construction time and time again. But, as the signing of CAFTA and other free trade agreements becomes imminent, the focus of the planners of our economy has once again been placed upon the finalization of this project. As an integral element of globalization's infrastructure within the hemisphere, I-69 is bigger than just Indiana. If allowed to be completed, I-69 would connect with the Plan Puebla Panama -- a series of projects (highways, air and sea ports, etc) which would provide trade infrastructure throughout Mexico and Central America. Together, they would create a direct route stretching from Canada to the very tip of Meso-America, allowing for the more rapid transport of capital and goods while providing nothing but devastation to the communities left in their wake. In Indiana alone, hundreds of families will be relocated and more than 1100 acres of forest destroyed; that is to say nothing of the thousands of jobs that will doubtlessly be lost across the border. For Central and South America, this highway will lead only to further exploitation as companies continue to move their factories further south with the lessening of wages and labor standards.
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News :: Human Rights
The Cold Hard Facts
01 Aug 2005
The end is near.
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Announcement :: Human Rights : Labor : Politics
National Pro-Democracy March in Atlanta Saturday August 6, 2005
01 Aug 2005

40th Anniversary of the 1965 Voting Rights Act March for Voting Rights, Jobs, Justice, & Peace

A rally to fight for the Reauthorization of the Voting Rights Act. A rally to fight for jobs and health care. A rally to fight for equal, high quality education for all Americans. A rally to stop the war in Iraq.
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LOCAL Announcement :: Race
Hate Propaganda
01 Aug 2005
Neo-Nazi hate fliers on my lawn!
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News :: Politics
The Irish Echo Censors Republican Voices
01 Aug 2005
The National Irish Freedom Committee considers the refusal of their advertisement by The Irish Echo newspaper critical of the Provisional surrender to be censorship of a viewpoint that The Echo’s readership would be the best judge.
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LOCAL Commentary :: Social Welfare
The DNC Violence Dividend
01 Aug 2005
Modified: 03:30:03 PM
Boston's silliest are up to their ears in weaponry, gizmos, surveillance equippment designed expressly to injure, maim,kill and invade the privacey of US citizens left over from the DNC. The only problem is....
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News :: International
New documentary addresses notorious question: Why Do They Hate Us?
01 Aug 2005
Why does the world "hate" America? What is the base of the growing "anti-Americanism" in most countries? An American filmmaker talks to the citizens of the world to find out.
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