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100+ bostonians arrested in "crime crackdown"
09 Aug 2004
Modified: 05:22:33 AM
police state tactics in poor areas of boston
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The Inner Workings of Alternative Media (Part One)
09 Aug 2004
               Ben Franklin said freedom of the press is in owning the press. And these days, with the internet and Xerox machines, owning, or at least renting, your own press, has never been easier. I would argue that freedom of the press is in owning the press *and* understanding marketing, though. I interviewed some people involved in alternative, independent and “parallel” media forms for this article. I wanted to see what motivated people working in alternative media, but I also wanted to see what they needed, and what the public could do to help support their efforts…to ensure a healthy alternative to mainstream media for us all. For this article, I interviewed Bradley Allen (Free Radio Santa Cruz and the Santa Cruz Independent Media Center ( SC IMC)), Lance Scott (Co-founder of Eat the State! (ETS!)), Christa Donner (Ladyfriend and Free Advice Zines), an editor from a prisoner newsletter that goes out with prisoner book deliveries who wanted to remain anonymous, Chuck Munson (Coordinating webmaster for and librarian), and via phone, Tim Walker (campaigns manager for Adbusters Magazine).
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LOCAL Announcement :: Organizing
March 15 Protest in Solidarity with the People of Venezuela - Defend the Bolivarian Revolution
09 Aug 2004
Day of Solidarity with the People of Venezuela Sunday, August 15 11:00am - 3:00pm Venezuelan Consulate 545 Boylston St., Boston (Copley Sq.)
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LOCAL Announcement :: Politics
JP Free Skool meeting this Tuesday
08 Aug 2004
jp free skool meetin...
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News ::
Greece Wins The Olympic Gold Medal For Shame
08 Aug 2004
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LOCAL Commentary :: DNC
General Observances about free speech.
08 Aug 2004
Modified: 09:01:12 PM
an assessment of the structure of independent media
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News ::
Olympic Terrorism
08 Aug 2004
Animal Groups Wants Athens to Show Homeless Dogs Some Olympic Spirit
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Commentary :: DNC : DNC : Human Rights : Politics
Hijacked And Hidden: Flags And Symbols... And Even John Wayne
08 Aug 2004
Hearts and Minds, Casey Stengel, Apple Pie, Dead Kennedys, Reconstructing Iraq, American Flags, Semiotics, Patriotism, Freedom of Expression, John Wayne and the Sands of Iwo Jima
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Commentary :: DNC
Nothing Changes: Bush Still Hyping Terror, Kerry Still Aping Bush, U.S. Still Losing in Iraq
08 Aug 2004
Going away for a week changes nothing. Bush has decided to make orange the color of his campaign, Kerry continues to campaign as the friendlier Bush, and America is sinking deeper into the Iraq quagmire
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Commentary :: Politics
Italian Political Cartoons
08 Aug 2004
Modified: 01:16:32 PM
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