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News :: Globalization : International : Labor
Zhibin Gu: China vs global financial crisis: leadership, jobs, outsourcing, politics, wars
14 Nov 2009
Modified: 08:25:56 PM
Is China taking advantage over global financial crisis? Which nation is to emerge as the next world leader, China, India, US or Europe? How to move beyond current political and economic crisis? Get realistic analysis and knowledge.
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News :: Human Rights : International
Marking the fifth anniversary of (Yasser Arafat) martyrdom and solidarity with Mohammed Baraka
14 Nov 2009
Modified: 05:19:51 PM
Marking the fifth anniversary of (Yasser Arafat) martyrdom and solidarity with Mohammed Baraka One injured and dozens suffered tear gas inhalation at the weekly demonstration in Bil’in Friday, 13 \ 11 \ 2009
http://www.bilin-ffj.org/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=211&I
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Commentary :: War and Militarism
One man and his donkey bring down the American empire
14 Nov 2009
with a little help from the US corporations
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Commentary :: Labor
The Political Winds are Shifting
13 Nov 2009
The labor movement is beginning to stir after decades of setbacks and defeats. Having embraced the concept of a partnership with the employers, most labor officials renounced any recourse to strikes, the only effective weapon when properly employed, and proceeded to negotiate one concessionary contract after another for their membership. Meanwhile they attempted unsuccessfully to pursue their goals through their other “partner,” the Democratic Party.


But the current economic crisis has resulted in tremendous pressure on the labor officials from the rank and file, who are bearing the brunt of the crisis through massive job loss, health care termination, home foreclosures and evictions. And although much still needs to change, hopeful signs are sprouting up on the horizon.
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Commentary :: Media
Fort Hood Tragedy Sparks Islamophobic Response
13 Nov 2009
shameful media response
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News :: Politics
Alexander: Gov. Schwarzenegger Should Investigate A.G. Jerry Brown’s Office
13 Nov 2009
Recently, it was discovered that Jerry Brown’s communications director Scott Gerber, had been secretly recording phone conversations with reporters which is a violation of California law. Alexander says, “It is now the responsibility of Governor Schwarzenegger to launch an investigation into this matter to ease public concerns that it is not a cover-up by the attorney general’s office.
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Commentary :: Human Rights
BTL:Pro Choice Groups Declare War on Anti-Abortion Amendment in Healthcare Bill
13 Nov 2009
BETWEEN THE LINES Syndicated Radio Newsmagazine
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Commentary :: War and Militarism
Israel needs peace now
13 Nov 2009
Before it's too late
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News :: War and Militarism
TURN IN THESE CIA FUGITIVES (PHOTO): They’ll get 5-8 Years
13 Nov 2009
An Italian judge on November 4, 2009, convicted 23 CIA agents and two Italian agents over their role in the 2003 kidnapping of a Muslim cleric. Milan judge Oscar Magi sentenced former Milan CIA station chief Bob Seldon Lady (on left in PHOTO with Luciano Pironi) to 8 years and 22 other agents (PHOTOS) to 5 years in prison for their role in the abduction of Osama Moustafa Hassan Nasr, also known as Abu Omar. Also convicted was Air Force Colonel Joseph Romano (COLOR PHOTO), who was responsible for the CIA kidnapping team’s flight to Egypt from a U.S. air base in Italy.
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News :: Globalization : International : Politics
Zhibin Gu: China's corruption vs modern politics, economy, finance and globa financial crisis
13 Nov 2009
Is China's surging economy sustainable amid global financial crisis? Will a totally corrupt self-appointed bureaucracy ruin development and growth? Is China able to escape the deadly traps of lawlessness and corruption? What is really inside Chinese society, government and politics in relation to global financial crisis? Get realistic discussions and forecast on China and the world in the 21st century.
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