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LOCAL News :: Human Rights : International : Media
Dahr Jamail, Freelance Journalist, Speaks at Arlington Church after Returning from Fallujah
27 Apr 2005
We have received such incredible response from people who were able to
attend th Dahr Jamail talk on Monday. I wish everyone could have heard
him - but for those who couldn't make it, here is a recap sent to us by
some people who were there.
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News :: International
Cartoon: US ok's New Ecuador's President
27 Apr 2005
Condy is on a tour of SAmerica and officially okayed Alfredo Palacio's presidency in Ecuador. That's the guy kneeling on the right. You'll notice Condy's baggage, US military base in Manta. Enjoy!

Copyright, "El Comercio" Cartoonist: Pancho
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Announcement :: Organizing
MAY 3: Vigils Called in Honor of Marla Ruzicka, Faiz Ali Salim & Victims of War
27 Apr 2005
The Campaign for Innocent Victims in
Conflict (CIVIC), the organization founded by Marla
Ruzicka, the 28-year-old aid worker who was killed in a
suicide bombing in Iraq last week, is calling on people
throughout the United States to honor and promote Marla
and Faiz's work by commemorating their life work and
taking action on behalf of civilian casualties of war.
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Commentary :: Human Rights
Bush's Torture Tort Reform: Don't Sue, Don't Get Sued
27 Apr 2005
Modified: 11:37:38 AM
So why did the Bush administration go to court and oppose a judgement ordering Iraq to pay hundreds of millions of dollars in damages to 17 captured Americans tortured by Saddam back in the first Gulf War? He had to! If he’d gone along, hundreds of people tortured by U.S. forces in the current “War on Terror” could turn around and sue the U.S. government.
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LOCAL Announcement :: Organizing
A New World in our Hearts: Anarchist May Day Festival! NYC
27 Apr 2005

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LOCAL Commentary :: Politics
Coke former General Counsel favors soda in public school
27 Apr 2005
Modified: 06:31:40 AM
If Gubernatorial candidate and Coca-Cola consultant Deval Patrick -- to be paid $2.1 million this year -- does not understand why a solid majority of parents want soda out of the schoolhouse, he should at least appreciate why voters might want to keep the soda executive out of the statehouse.
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LOCAL Announcement :: Labor
This Friday: March for Justice for Janitors at Harvard!
27 Apr 2005
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LOCAL News :: Education
T.V. Turnoff Week Kicks Off
26 Apr 2005
Last night was the Boston kickoff event for National TV Turnoff Week to get people to unplug and experience life instead of just watching it on television.
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Announcement :: Environment : Globalization : Organizing
BioDemocracy Update # 1 from Philadelphia
26 Apr 2005
From June 19 to 22, 2005, the Earth’s largest consortium of
biotechnology corporations -- the Biotechnology Industry Organization
(BIO) -- is holding its annual international convention in downtown
Philadelphia. Join us to say NO to their agenda of genetically
engineered (GE) agriculture, medicine for profit and bioweapons

Activists in Philadelphia and throughout the East Coast are hard at
work mobilizing a diverse smorgasbord of activities to challenge the
biotech industry with our own vision of peaceful, sustainable and
GE-free grassroots democracy. In this update, we’ll give you a taste of
the mouth-watering menu of events that you can expect to enjoy if you
join us in Philadelphia this June ...
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News :: International
Each Step a Prayer For A Nuclear Free Future.
26 Apr 2005
Fort Lee, NJ - On Saturday, April 30, 2005, an international group of people will arrive in Fort Lee NJ. They will be met by the Mayor of Hiroshima, Tadatoshi Akiba, and Hiroshima bomb survivors.
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