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Commentary :: Media
The Fourth Estate
08 Dec 2009
Freedom of the press is a constitutional right Americans hold dear. For many it is perceived as a liberty every person should have the freedom to express and is a facet and symbol of our culture itself. Often referred to as the fourth branch of government or the fourth estate most people believe journalists rights to go on the record with what they know to be protected by law. Most Americans simply take for granted journalists are sources of independent information and believe they express the first amendment when many of us feel we can't.
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Commentary :: International
J Street—Progressives or Propagandists?
08 Dec 2009
Follow up article to previous piece on J-street
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LOCAL Announcement :: Education
Community Church of Boston: December Sunday Forums
08 Dec 2009
A list of upcoming Sunday forums at the Community Church of Boston...
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Commentary :: Politics
The US Healthcare Sham and the Scandinavian Model
08 Dec 2009
The reforms that Barack Obama is proposing will not change the US' abysmal healthcare system because those who profit from it have been able to buy protection from the lawmakers.. The Golden Age of the welfare state began after the Second World War.
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Commentary :: Human Rights : Organizing : Politics : Social Welfare : War and Militarism
Philippine Govt creating a climate of fear to put country under Martial law
08 Dec 2009
Arroyo-Ampatuan.jpgPhilippine Democratic Left Parties statements regarding Ampatuan Massacre and the declaration of Martial Law in Maguindanao
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News :: International
Zhibin Gu: emerging China entrepreneurship revolution vs Communist dynasty: history, politics, economy
08 Dec 2009
Is China's surging economy sustainable? How corrupt is the Chinese Communist government? What is really inside Chinese society, finance, politics and international relations? Get great ideas from provocative commentator Zhibin Gu of World Association of International Studies at Stanford University.
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Commentary :: War and Militarism
Jews Against Zionism
07 Dec 2009
courageous Jews for justice
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Commentary :: Human Rights
07 Dec 2009
This commentary seeks to provide the historical and political contexts for the barbaric massacre of 57 civilians last Nov 23 by the Ampatuan warlord clan in Maguindanao, Philippines. Arroyo's declaration of martial law portends a whitewashing of all evidence demonstrating the Arroyo-Ampatuan complicity in one of the most heinous crimes against humanity. Supported by Washington with over $30 million tax dollars annually, the Arroyo regime is rehearsing its illegal extension of its corrupt, fascist rule, with over a thousand victims of extra-judicial killings, abductions, tortures by the military and policy,all under the aegis of the US war of terror.
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News :: Labor
Zhibin Gu: China, India and jobs transfers: politics, wealth, finance, leadership, challenge
06 Dec 2009
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What is really behind China's development and growth. Get inside story about Chinese business and management. How is global financial crisis reshaping Chinese and world politics and inance? How to profit from rising Chinese trade, yuan and stock market? How to do investing, travel, trade inside China? Get real investigations from onground probe.
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Commentary :: DNC
VIDEO: "The American Ruling Class"
06 Dec 2009
"He who serves all, best serves himself." (Jack London)
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