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News :: International
What the world doesn't know about Annapolis
01 Jan 2008
A line in the sand was crossed last week.
And anyone who claims that Annapolis was a big yawn and that
nothing would come of it is living in the land of unicorns and
moonbeams.
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News :: War and Militarism
U.S. Officials See Waste in Billions Sent to Pakistan
01 Jan 2008
In interviews in Islamabad and Washington, Bush administration and military officials said they believed that much of the American money was not making its way to frontline Pakistani units. Money has been diverted to help finance weapons systems designed to counter India, not Al Qaeda or the Taliban, the officials said, adding that the United States has paid tens of millions of dollars in inflated Pakistani reimbursement claims for fuel, ammunition and other costs.
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Commentary :: Social Welfare
Welfare State in the Market Trap
01 Jan 2008
"The crisis of the welfare state is a crisis in the heads of the economic and political elites. The welfare state is a political barrier against the marketing of human labor. The welfare state can be regained through democratic solidarity..Today one farmer can feed 88 non-farmers."
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LOCAL News :: Gender
Newton South Principal installed secret cameras at bathrooms
31 Dec 2007
Modified: 08:38:11 PM
The Globe is reporting that the NS Denobla squashed reporting on the secret installation of video cameras at Newton Souths boys and girls rooms for over a mounth untill the high schools jewish principal could return from China to do damage control.

"...Two cameras are located near the locker rooms and are enclosed in black translucent domes. Three others are in halls around the school and are disguised as smoke detectors. They have clear views of bathrooms that school administrators believe are at most risk of vandalism.

If a bathroom is vandalized, Salzer could access footage on his computer from one of the three cameras pointed at bathrooms around the school. Similarly, if there is an incident of theft in the locker room, he can review footage from the two cameras..."
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Commentary :: Labor
The Economic Consequences of Mr. Bush
31 Dec 2007
After seven years of this president, the US is less prepared than ever to face the future. The world was a very different place when G W Bush took office in January 2001.
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News :: Media
hillmedia
31 Dec 2007
has the media over reached in it's coverage of campaign '08?
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Announcement :: Race
The US Zionist Imperialist Plan To Topple Pakistan
31 Dec 2007
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Commentary :: War and Militarism
Bob Dylan’s Prophecy Democracy Don’t Rule the World
31 Dec 2007
Bob Dylan’s lyrics from 24 years ago have now come true. Hopefully we will now turn the ship around.
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LOCAL Announcement :: Gender : Human Rights : International : Labor : Organizing : Politics : Race : Social Welfare : Technology
Jan. 3: DEFEND AMBER ABREU!
30 Dec 2007
Modified: 02:46:29 PM
080103_amber_abreu_protest_lflt_ld-thumb.jpgJoin the picket line outside Salem Superior Court
34 Federal Street, Salem MA
Thursday, January 3, 2008
9:00 a.m. (Amber’s next court date)
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Commentary :: Globalization
Christmas-message 2007 Against war, racism and exclusion of ''illegals''
30 Dec 2007
Contrary with the hypocrisy of the traditional Christmas-celebrations and the consumption-hysteria, the message is to work for peace, against racism and exclusion of ''illegals''
To say it shortly: the advancement of human rights, without distinction
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