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Commentary :: Globalization
Chavez Revamps His Intelligence Services: The Corporate Media React
06 Jun 2008
The anti-Chavez campaign continues.
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Commentary :: Human Rights : International : Media : Politics : War and Militarism
CUBA: Posada Carriles, un asesino en serie
06 Jun 2008
roberto3.jpgY cabría preguntarse entonces a qué obedece esa impunidad que impermeabiliza hasta hoy frente a la Justicia al representante más siniestro de los terroristas conocidos.
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News :: International : Media
The Shortwave Report 6/6/08 Listen Globally!
05 Jun 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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LOCAL Announcement :: Education : Environment : Gender : GLBT/Queer : Globalization : Human Rights : International : Labor : Media : Organizing : Politics : Race : Social Welfare : Technology : War and Militarism
‘Join the Movement’ for APOC
19 May 2008
Modified: 05 Jun 2008
illvox.org is excited to launch its new Join the Movement page, which compiles resources for those interested in getting active in the Anarchist People of Color movement.

The page is viewable at http://illvox.org/join/ and is the only web resource for those interested in forming APOC collectives, a list of APOC collectives and ways for supporters to help the APOC movement to grow.

The published page is an initial draft that compiles many of the resources currently available on illvox.org as well as adds new materials to the mix. Suggestions, additions and ideas are welcomed. Please pass the word about illvox.org/join/ for building new APOC collectives and more.
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LOCAL Commentary :: Education : Environment : Gender : GLBT/Queer : Globalization : Human Rights : International : Labor : Media : Organizing : Politics : Race : Social Welfare : Technology : War and Militarism
Veganism is a consumer activity
05 Jun 2008
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LOCAL Commentary :: International
Compare Language in “Hitler’s Laws” with Pending U.S. Senate Bill S.1959
05 Jun 2008
You may wish to ask Senators McCain and Obama if they support S.1959
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News :: Education : Gender : Human Rights
Feminist Self-defense: No God! No Master! No Sexist Aggressions!
05 Jun 2008
* El Libertario published in its 51st edition (Venezuela, Novermber - Dicember 2007) a text compilation that expresses important aspects of what anarchism proposes may be done to face the growing problem of gender violence.
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News :: Human Rights
Silvio Berlusconi: A threath for European democracy
05 Jun 2008
berlusconi.jpeIn the media I read that Berlusconi's company mediaset has taken over the dutch media concern of Endemol. Do we have to worry in Europe?
The victory of Berlusconi has nothing to do with the 'exotic' nature of Italians, or with political left or right but everything with mediaconcentrations that can fall in the wrong hands.
Who controls the European media?
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Commentary :: Politics
Choice in November - Nader v. Twiddle Dee or Twiddle Dum
05 Jun 2008
The criminal class in Washington is bipartisan.
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Commentary :: Labor
Which Way Forward for SEIU?
05 Jun 2008
As it approaches its National Convention in June of 2008, the Service Employees International Union (SEIU) is the largest union in the U.S., with a reported membership of 1.9 million. It largely organizes home care, health care, home child care, and janitorial workers. While most unions’ growth has stagnated or declined over the last few years, SEIU has reported organizing 900,000 new members into its ranks since 1996, making it quite possibly the fastest growing union in the world

A long-simmering debate has broken into the open with the resignation of Sal Rosselli from SEIU’s Executive Board, President of United Healthcare Workers (UHW) - West, which is SEIU’s single biggest local in California, with 150,000 members. In an interview on Democracy Now, Rosselli said of the differences between himself and SEIU International President Andy Stern: “...the easiest way I can describe it is a bottom-up versus top-down, empowering workers to be in control of their lives, in control of their relationship with their employer versus centralizing control and power among a few in Washington D.C. to control the resources and decision-making authority relationship with these employers.” In the same interview, Rosselli commented on Stern’s approach,:“There’s a – we’re going in the direction of growth at all cost. We’ve lost the needed balance to raise standards of workers with the growth.
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