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Commentary :: International
A HORA DOS HOMICIDAS. OU: "A CNBB, a OAB e o capeta"
05 Mar 2009
Imaginem a seguinte situação:
Uma entidade legal de defesa de proprietários rurais — NÃO ME REFIRO A PISTOLEIROS A SERVIÇO DE GRILEIROS — mata, com tiros nas pernas, na cabeça e no rosto, quatro invasores de terra. Ouvido, o representante dessa entidade diz: “O que matamos não foram pessoas comuns. Eram invasores violentos".
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Commentary :: War and Militarism
Daily Show: Mess O'Potamia: The Iraq War is over
05 Mar 2009
Barak Obama announces that everyone is coming home except for several dozen thousands of soldiers.
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Commentary :: Globalization
Wars & Depression:Quickly Accomplishing the Corporate Agenda!
04 Mar 2009
Wars & depressions are being artiicially fabricated and engineered expressly to rob the general public out of their wealth,their security and their hard fought for civil and human rights! In today's right wing system - You always LOSE - they always WIN!
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News :: Human Rights
Kevin Rudd and Robert McClelland must address judicial corruption
04 Mar 2009
This story is about systemic judicial corruption in the Queensland Court system and the governments dogged refusal to acknowledge and address the issues of corruption and lawlessness in Queensland, Prime Minister Rudd's home state.
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News :: Organizing
RNC Lawsuits
04 Mar 2009
Sue the Bastards!
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Commentary :: Human Rights
Human Rights in Israel and Occupied Palestine
04 Mar 2009
serious human rights violations
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Commentary :: Labor
The Big Lie of Recession Politics: 'Shared Sacrifices'
03 Mar 2009
It’s everywhere you look and in every speech you listen to. Every time a politician or businessmen talks about the recession, an almost in-synch, repetitive mantra can be heard: “Shared sacrifice, equality of sacrifice, hard choices.” Oh my.

There must be something to it, since EVERYBODY seems to be regurgitating the phrase in harmony.
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News :: Social Welfare
Obama Locks Out Single Payer Supporters!
03 Mar 2009
Although there is heavy support in Congress and the nation for a public-paid, public-administered Single Payer health plan, the White House has not invited any Single Payer supporters to Health Summit. Big Insurance is invited however. So....It's time to Call the White House, at least.
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News :: Labor
Exposing Corporate Front Groups Like Save our Secret Ballot and The Coalition for a Democratic Workplace
03 Mar 2009
Why does Corporate Front Groups like Save our Secret Ballot and The Coalition for a Democratic Workplace continue to Spread Disinformation and Lies?
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LOCAL Announcement :: Human Rights : International : Politics : Race : Social Welfare
Free Screening of "Traces of the Trade" with Filmmaker Katrina Browne
03 Mar 2009
01_tracesofthetrade.jpgThe Jamaica Plain Forum Presents:

"Traces of the Trade," followed by a discussion with the filmmaker, Katrina Browne

Sunday, March 8th, 7:00pm
First Church in Jamaica Plain, Unitarian Universalist
6 Eliot St, Jamaica Plain

FREE!

Join us for a special screening of the acclaimed documentary "Traces of the Trade," with filmmaker and JP-resident Katrina Browne. Featured on PBS and at the Sundance Film Festival, this film recounts Browne's inquiry into the DeWolf family, her forefathers and the largest slave-trading family in U.S. history.

"Traces of the Trade" follows ten DeWolf descendants as they retrace the steps of the Triangle Trade, visiting the DeWolf hometown of Bristol, Rhode Island, slave forts on the coast of Ghana, and the ruins of a family plantation in Cuba. Browne pushes the family forward as they struggle through the minefield of race politics.

Katrina Browne will join us after the film to answer audience questions.
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