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No Censorship Radio (88.1 FM / www.wmbr.org) Ten Years Gone (english)
28 Sep 2002
What else can be said (aside for listening for yourself) about Linda P. and Chuck U. besides Noam Chomsky noting the most leftist (88.1 FM) station on your dial. Here's to hoping I'mable to capture some of the ten year anniversary show highlights as well as other snippets some time soon.
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Unregulated School Bus Diesel Exhaust Endangers Children's Health (english)
28 Sep 2002
Between The Lines' Melinda Tuhus spoke with Nancy Alderman, president of Environment and Human Health
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JANITORS ESCALATE AHEAD OF STRIKE DATE (english)
27 Sep 2002
Thursday, Boston -- In an escalation of pre-strike tactics, seven
members of the "Justice for Janitors" campaign were arrested in Copley
Square engaging in civil disobedience by sitting down in the middle of
the intersection of Dartmouth and Huntington Streets near Copley
Square. The arrests were the centerpiece in a day of activism that
featured the Janitors campaign joining with representatives of the
Communication Workers' of America (CWA), in town for a marketing
conference, and anti-globalization activists protesting Fleet Bank's
actions in Latin America.
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Janitors and Global Justice Activists Take Action (english)
27 Sep 2002
200 people rallied, and 7 were arrested in an act of civil disobedience, in Copley Square in support of the upcoming janitors' strike for higher wages. A smaller group continued on in a protest in solidarity with the anti-IMF-World Bank protests in DC this weekend.
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Ocober 6-7 Actions of Protest and Resistance (english)
27 Sep 2002
On Sunday, Oct. 6, the day before the anniversary of the bombing of Afghanistan, mass actions will be held in major cities, bringing together tens of thousands of people who together will take the Not in Our Name Pledge of Resistance. They will declare their opposition to the government's course and pledge to resist--and stop--this war on the world, the detentions and roundups of immigrants and the escalating police state restrictions in this country. The events will send a message to the people of the world that George Bush does not speak or act for all the American people.
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Portland, ME - 14 arrested at anti-war protest (english)
27 Sep 2002
Portland, ME - 14 arrested at anti-war protest
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How "anti-smoking" Laws PROTECT the Worst Health-Damaging Industries (english)
27 Sep 2002
Modified: 03:11:27 PM
Boston may face a wholesome-sounding Indoor Smoking Ban. Proprietors and smokers are to bear burdens of law for effects of a product they had no part in making...OR secretly spiking with many of the world's worst industrial toxins and carcinogens. This is a massive liability dodge by the likes of Big Oil, Pesticides and a pack of others.
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(R)EVOLUTIONARY CRISIS (english)
23 Sep 2002
Modified: 27 Sep 2002
an essay on the necessity of direct action
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Protesters rally against Summers' speech (english)
23 Sep 2002
Modified: 27 Sep 2002
Roughly fifty people gathered at 5:30 PM in front of Au Bon Pain in Harvard Square in Cambridge to protest a recent speech by Harvard Univesity President Larry Summers in which Summers criticized protestors of Israel as being "anti-Semitic in their effect, if not their intent."
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Chomsky, Guilty White Leftists and the Terror War in Columbia (english)
27 Sep 2002
When American "liberals" become as financially savvy as many "conservatives" (not to mention everyone who lives outside urban casino finance capitals such as Boston and New York), guilty white leftists awaken to the fact that the White House, Congress and the Pentagon are not controlled by US....
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