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Commentary :: DNC : Education : Environment : Gender : GLBT/Queer : Globalization : Human Rights : International : Labor : Media : Organizing : Politics : Race : Social Welfare : Technology : War and Militarism
Rethinking Crimethinc
10 May 2008
Crimethinc substitute this class struggle with a teenage individualistic rebellion based on having fun now. Shoplifting, dumpster diving, quitting work are all put forward as revolutionary ways to live outside the system but amount to nothing more than a parasitic way of life which depends on capitalism without providing any real challenge.
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Whose ally? Thinking critically about anti-oppression ally organizing
10 May 2008
White ally antiracist organizing, as I have participated in it, provided white people with even more sophisticated strategies to obscure, enforce, evade and perpetuate our own racism.

How we actually relate to each other depends, fundamentally, on what lies outside our words — by how we are motivated and moved in our unconscious, in real ways. If I don’t respect you, no amount of talking about how I respect or should respect you or how to respect you is going to change that. Because respect depends on something else that is just outside of whatever we say about it.
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News :: War and Militarism
Government and Medical Industry Deciding Who Dies in the Event of Pandemic
10 May 2008
The task force members come from prestigious universities, medical groups, the military and government agencies. They include the Department of Homeland Security, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the Department of Health and Human Services. The proposed guidelines are designed to be a blueprint for hospitals "so that everybody will be thinking in the same way" when pandemic flu or another widespread health care disaster hits, said Dr. Asha Devereaux. She is a critical care specialist in San Diego and lead writer of the task force report.
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Commentary :: Human Rights
Ramzy Baroud's "The Second Palestinian Intifada"
09 May 2008
The agony continues.
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News :: International
MGM MIRAGE and Dubai World Relationship Raises Terrorism Questions
08 May 2008
Dubai Grand Central Station purchase raises terrorism questions

Dubai World buys 50% stake in Dubai World to invest $2.7 billion for a 50 percent interest in CityCenter in Las Vegas and will make a significant equity investment in MGM MIRAGE

Dubai Ports World controversy
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News :: International
El Obispo predica la parábola del gatopardo
08 May 2008
Apenas a dos semanas de consumarse la victoria electoral del obispo Fernando Lugo en las elecciones presidenciales de Paraguay, la desilusión ha ganado los ánimos de la mayoría de sus votantes, sobre todo los adictos al Partido Liberal que con un renunciamiento histórico posibilitaron la alternancia en el poder político del país.
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News :: International : Media
The Shortwave Report 5/9/08 Listen Globally!
08 May 2008
A weekly 30 minute review of news and opinion, recorded from a shortwave radio. With times and freqs for listening at home. 2 files- broadcast and slow-modem streaming. Free to rebroadcast. China, Netherlands, Cuba, and Russia.
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Announcement :: Media
Two New Publications From Infoshop
08 May 2008
Infoshop.org and the Alternative Media Project are pleased to announce the availability of two new digital publications. The first issue of our
bi-monthly newsletter titled "Revolution" is available as a PDF file that can be read online or printed out.
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News :: War and Militarism
EVIDENCE OF COPS' CRIMINAL INTENT
08 May 2008
I continue my reports on the evidence of the low and violent mindset of police in the uSA; I gather some of my evidence from the cowardly and homicidal cops themselves.
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News :: Environment
Current Climate Lectures of Latest Research, Free Online
08 May 2008
Here are two lectures given at the Univ. of Washington about the current state of the climate by two researchers who have been gathering data for decades. I highly recommend these to everyone. They were both aired on DishNetwork Channel 9404 in the past week.
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