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Commentary :: International
Art of War : Neo Con Agenda
30 Oct 2004
Neo Con Agenda
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Commentary :: International
Fidel Castro and the Cuban Revolution
30 Oct 2004
Modified: 11:18:05 AM
When I was very young, I remember my family taking my uncle to Logan International Airport in Boston. One side of the Sumner Tunnel had been blocked to traffic due to security situations, because Fidel Castro was due to be passing through at any moment. This was the very day that he made his famous speech at Harvard University.
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LOCAL Announcement :: International
Direct Action for Haiti! 10/31 2-4pm
30 Oct 2004
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Commentary :: Politics
This Time Round, Mind the Ballot. Too Many Lives Depend On It
30 Oct 2004
Antiauthoritarians and other progressives should vote to ensure the defeat of the Bush regime
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News :: Environment
30 Oct 2004
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Review :: Human Rights : International : Politics : Social Welfare
29 Oct 2004
Good-hearted Christians are rising up against Bush's compassionless regime of fear, greed, and arrogant imperialism. They're reclaiming "the radical message of Christ‘s love--the perfect love that casts out fear." They're putting faith into action and urging others to join them in voting for change on November 2.
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Interview :: Politics
Voting in a Culture of Occupation: An Interview with Derrick Jensen
29 Oct 2004
One of the things that I want to say about this that I haven't yet said is that a two party dictatorship is much smarter than a one party dictatorship. If you really want to control someone, what you do is you give them the illusion of choice. Then they perceive themselves as being free, and there's nobody more enslaved than the slave who doesn't even know that he or she is enslaved.

One of the things the Nazis did that was really brilliant is they would give the Jews what some of the Jews would call "brain busters." They would give them the choice "Are you going to have a red identity card or a blue identity card?" A lot of the Jews then spent a lot of time going "Oh, my gosh, um, am I going to have a better chance at surviving if I get the red one or the blue one?" Of course it didn't make any difference at all. But they didn't know that so they would spend all this time figuring out if they should register as a tinker or a shoe-maker. Once again it didn't matter in the slightest but they are spending all their energy doing that instead of spending their energy trying to bring down the whole system. That's sort of what our choices are reduced to. It's a brilliant strategy on the part of any oppressor. It's a classic tool of abusers - false choices. If you can get the abuse victim to participate in her or his own degradation then you've got them, and then you barely need to do anything.
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News :: International
Iman: Executing another child in Rafah
29 Oct 2004
According to testimonies given by soldiers in the same company to the mass Israeli daily Yedioth Ahronoth, a soldier in the watchtower identified Iman and cautioned his commander shouting, "Don't shoot. It's a little girl."
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News :: Politics
New Wrinkle: NASA Photo Expert Exposes Bush Bulge
29 Oct 2004
The bulge under Bush’s jacket in the first has now now been analysed by a NASA satellite photo specialist . This is what the president is calling a case of bad tailoring.
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LOCAL Announcement :: Politics
November 3- Into the Streets
29 Oct 2004
Modified: 02:48:20 PM
On November 3rd, we will be ready for whatever the outcome is of the presidential election. After organizing for months, and with over 100 local groups contacted, we will take to the streets in opposition to Bush or Kerry, and to a fraudulent election that has already begun.
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