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News :: Social Welfare
Senator Carl Levin's,Arlen Specter's 'Naked Short Fannie Mae Theory' vs JFK 'Magic Bullet' Assasination Theory
20 Aug 2009
Senator Levin said: “Naked short selling enables unscrupulous traders
to manipulate the stock market and can directly damage U.S. companies
and the shareholders who own them. This report confirms that the SEC
should consider and implement an arsenal of weapons to combat abusive
short selling. A requirement that short sellers must borrow shares
before engaging in a short sale would go a long ways towards ending
this abusive practice. Although decreasing the number of failures to
deliver is certainly not the only measure for success in fighting
abusive short selling, I note that when the SEC issued a temporary
preborrow requirement last July on a limited number of stocks, the
number of new failures to deliver in those stocks dropped by 78%.”
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Commentary :: Education : Human Rights : International : Politics : Race : Social Welfare
U.S.CONGRESS BUILT ON NEW WORLD ORDER MENTALITY ???
20 Aug 2009
THIS OLD WORLD ORDER OF ABUSE AND NEGLECT OF OUR POORER AMERICANS NEEDS ENLIGHTENED POLITICAL MINDS AND HEARTS TO VIEW GOD DIFFERENTLY THEN $$$ REGARDLESS OF ONES POLITICAL PARTY AFFILIATION !!!
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News :: Human Rights : International : Politics : Social Welfare : War and Militarism
US nuclear-powered carrier entry to Manila violates Philippine Constitution
20 Aug 2009
US nuclear-powered carrier entry to Manila violates ASEAN Treaty.

The following manifestation was made by Rep. Walden Bello of the Party-list Akbayan! on the floor of the House of Representatives of the Philippines on August 13, 2009. It was prepared by Herbert Docena of Focus on the Global South.
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News :: Human Rights
Greece, Lefkada Island: police brutality against a Roma
20 Aug 2009
The gripping account of the brutal beating of a Roma youth (gypsy) by the secret police on the Greek island of Lefkada, in front of his parents, during an identity card check on 14th August 2009.
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Commentary :: Human Rights
BTL:Rise of Extreme Right Anti-Government Groups Seen at Health Care Protests
19 Aug 2009
BETWEEN THE LINES Syndicated Radio Newsmagazine
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Announcement :: War and Militarism
OCTOBER 5 DIRECT ACTION AT WHITE HOUSE
19 Aug 2009
On October 5, the National Campaign for Nonviolent Resistance (NCNR), along with other national peace groups, will carry out direct action at the White House to end the war in Afghanistan and demand reparations for the people of Afghanistan.
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Commentary :: War and Militarism
Global Depression and Regional Wars - Part II
19 Aug 2009
continued imperial plunder
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LOCAL News :: Environment
Massachusetts will cut down trees to meet standards
19 Aug 2009
t's a story of unintended consequences. The good news is that that Massachusetts is trying to hit its quota a renewable energy standards by 12-20 %. The bad news is that it wants to do so by cutting down trees. The trees are intended to be used as fuel. Cutting down trees can contribute to climate change as much as using carbon fuels.
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Commentary :: Social Welfare
It's Official: Healthcare Reform is Dead
18 Aug 2009
The “transparent government” that President Obama guaranteed during his electoral campaign has become yet another broken promise. On August 14th, the Huffington Post revealed a memo containing details of “the deal” that Obama cut with health care mega-corporations in secret White House meetings. And although the White House denies the authenticity of the memo, the details are consistent with earlier reports from other national media outlets.
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LOCAL Announcement :: Technology
New Website-Online Sit In Against HLS-Friday
18 Aug 2009
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