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News :: Globalization : Human Rights : Politics
The Bloody Past and Present of Mitt Romney
17 Jan 2008
Some of the Catholic hierarchy are willing
to endorse Romney's violence in Iraq,
Afghanistan and elsewhere, his promotion
of execution, his violence to animals
because of his pro fetal rights stance.
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LOCAL Commentary :: Environment
Cape Wind decision deeply flawed
17 Jan 2008
Modified: 07:18:58 AM
Cape Wind privatizers are celebrating the recent Minerals Management Service (MMS) green light for their industrial wind plants in public waters off our coast. That would be the same Bush regime MMS that's leasing critical polar bear habitat to Big Oil. Not surprizingly, MMS's evaluation of Cape Wind is "deeply flawed".
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LOCAL News :: Human Rights : Labor
Get your tomato freak[out] on; support farmworkers!
16 Jan 2008
Modified: 10:52:36 PM
Calling all farmworker allies for a special brand-busting action vs. Burger King!

You might have seen or heard of BK's new "whopper freakout" ad campaign... but now it's time to turn the tables and show that the only thing to "freakout" about at Burger King is the human rights crisis in Florida's tomato fields.
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News :: Globalization
how hemp became illegal
16 Jan 2008
the industrialists feared hemp so badly they used its medicinal properties to demonize it, then taxed it at 300 per gram in 1937! at night, during the holidays, while no one was around! the marihuana tax act of 1937....look it up...read all of this, kids...all the pot prisoners are in an illegal british DEBTORS prison for not paying a tax! carefully hidden facts....to keep you subservient...and scared....b
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News :: Human Rights
Brazil: prior censorship against ParanĂ¡ State's governor is absolutely reprehensible.
16 Jan 2008
The president of the National Federation of Journalists (Fenaj), Sergio Murillo de Andrade, ranked as "absolutely reprehensible" the court decision that establishes prior censorship in Radio and Television ParanĂ¡ Educativa.
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Commentary :: International
Using Bhutto for Imperial Gain
16 Jan 2008
Bhutto killed for imperial gain
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Announcement :: War and Militarism
The People's Peace Conference 2008
15 Jan 2008
The People's Peace Conference 2008
JANUARY 19, 2008
Rutgers Law School, Newark
8 AM to 4 PM
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News :: Politics
Lawyer: How to get rid of electronic voting
15 Jan 2008
Lawyer discovers Constitutional way to get rid of electronic voting
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News :: Media
Study shows gays more likely to contract MRSA infection than general population
15 Jan 2008
A new, drug resistant form of staph infection appears to be spreading amongst gay men in San Francisco, according to researchers at San Francisco General Hospital.
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Commentary :: Education : Human Rights : Race
The Hate You Hired
15 Jan 2008
Once post 9/11 hysteria in the U.S. subsided Americans began to reflect on what happened that day and since. Our collective sense of national pride was renewed helping to make us stronger. We realized how precious our freedoms and liberties were. We became more vigilant over anything that threatened our way of life and culture. In the face of tragedy we pulled together. These changes occurred in part because terrorists snuck up on us, caught us off guard and the feeling was awful. What was also awful...
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