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Commentary :: Social Welfare
Health Bill Ignores Industrial Health Harms
23 Nov 2009
Health care bill, now in hands of the Senate, ignores industrial threats and harms to health. It finds that people's behavior is the biggest threat. Could this be because all Senators are economically-linked to health-harming industries, AND their insurers and investors? Sworn and public-paid Congress members wouldn't go AWOL on their solemn oaths and duties to the people, would they?
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News :: Globalization : Labor : Politics
Zhibin Gu: China entrepreneurship, open society revolution vs Communist dynasty: history, politics, economy, and corruption
23 Nov 2009
get big pictures about a rising China! What has been going on in Communist China since 1949? What is really behind China's politics, business, economy and international relations? Is China's communist corruption going to ruin the nation in light of global financial crisis? Get powerful reviews from a new posting by provocative Chinese thinker George Zhibin Gu of World Association of International Studies at Stanford University.
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Commentary :: Labor
Be American! Buy American!!
22 Nov 2009
Be American Buy American Cars and Products ! Administration alone can not help economic recovery. The people also should cooperate. They may start by buying American cars- even used ones thus creating an impression that American cars are just as good as any which is also true. After all mass production and use of car for transport
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Commentary :: War and Militarism
Peres goes to Cairo
22 Nov 2009
To discuss prisoners
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News :: Environment
Responding to Harmful Government Inaction, Protestors Stop Blasting on Coal River Mountain
21 Nov 2009
Four Protestors are currently halting balsting on Coal River Mountain in Raleigh County, West Virginia. Two of the nonviolent activists are locked down to a drill rig while two others are offering direct support. This action is part of a larger campaign to end mountaintop removal in Appalachia.
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News :: Environment
Activists Lock Themselves Inside a Drill Rig on Coal River Mountain
21 Nov 2009
Open Letter to Friends & Family

This morning, I locked down inside a drill rig on Coal River Mountain, the last high elevation mountain in the Coal River Valley that hasn't been mountaintop removed. This rig is being used to build a road that will facilitate mining. My affinity group has taken action to stop mountaintop removal before it even begins- if completed, it will render the last high elevation range in the range in to a series of pancake-like plateaus.
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News :: Education
PFP Gubernatorial Candidate Alexander Condemns UC Tuition Hikes
21 Nov 2009
Stewart Alexander says, “It is time for students to revolt, not by laying in the streets and not by organizing student demonstrations chanting ‘Shame on you!’ It must be a revolt using voter registration cards and making a change in the voting booth; this will be the only student action that the Democrats and Republicans will understand.”
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Commentary :: War and Militarism
Israel will dispatch a warship to join a NATO naval force
21 Nov 2009
Israel promises not to attack another US ship if it is let in.
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News :: Globalization : International : Politics
Zhibin Gu: how China's outsourcing, logistics, finance, tech, manufacturing centers are created?
21 Nov 2009
Modified: 05:09:51 AM
how to walk out the mud of global financial cisis? How to get better world politics and business map? Is Chinese century arriving sooner? What is really behind all the changes inside Chinese and Indian politics, business, finance and society? Get most provocative economic and political lessons and knowledge from a timely book covering long history and revolution of both Mao's era and current capitalist revolution in relation to world finance, competition, and entrepreneurship.
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Commentary :: Organizing : Race
Why I’m More Inspired by UC Student Actions than I am by NYC Student Actions
20 Nov 2009
Modified: 10:43:32 PM
why am i writing this? well, i’ve been thinking about a lot of things lately, one of them being my very deep dissatisfaction and feeling of alienation from “the radical scene” in new york. these feelings come not from the fact that i don’t share similar political beliefs – i’m as much an anti-capitalist, anti-authoritarian, smash-hierarchy kind of person as the next anarcho-dude. my dissatisfaction & alienation come from not feeling a part of (nor wanting to be a part of) the sort of material trappings of the anarchist scene.
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