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3/1 "Eyewitness Colombia": Report from FARC Dialog Zone (Thu) 3/3 Protest (Sat)
26 Feb 2001
"Stop Plan Colombia" Boston events
Thursday, March 1: Public Forum: "Eyewitness Colombia" Report from FARC-EP Dialog Zone
7:00 PM Simmons College, 3rd Floor Conference Center (300 the Fenway, Boston)
Saturday, March 3: Protest & March: "Stop Plan Colombia"
12-1:30 pm Gather and Rally with the Vigil for the Iraqi People at Park St station on the Red Line
1:30 March to U.S. military recruiter and the Colombian Consulate
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MARCH 5: Global Day of Action for Affordable AIDS Drugs
26 Feb 2001
Come stop the corporate greed that kills on the Global Day of Action against multinational pharmaceutical profiteers of human suffering. This time, it truly is a matter of people before profits, and above all, human life.
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Jail nurse speaks out after Oct. MCI sweep: Calls prison life `sadistic'
25 Feb 2001
A jailhouse whistleblower who spoke out about alleged inmate beatings during an October raid in MCI-Shirley has resigned and is now lashing out at what she calls the Department of Corrections' ``veil of secrecy'' and the prison's ``sadistic culture.'' - Massachusetts
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Not My President's Day Rally (48kbps MP3)
24 Feb 2001
On Monday, February 19th, over 100 protestors held a "Not My President's Day" rally on the Boston Common. [10 min]
(high quality but larger 48kbps MP3)
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Not My President's Day Rally (16kbps MP3)
24 Feb 2001
On Monday, February 19th, over 100 protestors held a "Not My President's Day" rally on the Boston Common. [10 min]
(low sound quality but smaller 16kbps MP3)
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TSA Captures Wild Dolpins & Cops Frame Activist!
24 Feb 2001
TSA Captures Wild Dolpins & Cops Frame Activist!
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Marijuana License
24 Feb 2001
Marijuana use in mammals is an ancient defense adaptation to an illness called excito-toxic neuroendocrine
stress response (ENSR). This disease is caused by harmful ultraviolet (UV) radiation and other sources of
chemical free radicals.

Almost all marijuana users show signs of ENSR. The justification clause of the criminal
code allows lawbreaking in circumstances where greater harm is prevented,
such as swerving into an illegal lane of traffic to avoid a collision.
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IMMEDIATE ACTION ALERT: SIT-IN AT DPH
24 Feb 2001
Protesters are currently locked down at Mass DPH. They need immmediate support.
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Gov. Cellucci backs down on promise to clean up dirtiest Mass. power plants
23 Feb 2001
Modified: 24 Feb 2001
In 1998, Governor Cellucci promised to impose strict new emissions limits on Massachusetts' old coal- and oil-burning power plants. On February 15, 2001, however, the Boston Globe reported that now "the Cellucci administration is considering gutting new pollution limits for the state's dirtiest power plants, under heavy pressure from plant owners."
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International Women's Day Alert: Free Abeer Abu Khdeir!
24 Feb 2001
This urgent appeal was issued by the Union of Palestinian Women's Committees on behalf of Abeer Abu Khdeir,a 32 year mother of 4, arrested by Israeli occupation forces in Shu'fat, just north of Jerusalem on Wednesday night,
Feb. 21.
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