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Commentary :: Labor
Calculating the Real Value to Society of Different Professions
27 Dec 2009
"The new economic foundation is an independent think-and-do tank that inspires and demonstrates real economic well-being. We aim to improve quality of life by promoting innovative solutions that challenge mainstream thinking on economic, environmental and social issues."
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News :: Human Rights : International
Letters to Abdallah Abu Rahmah's Judge
27 Dec 2009
Abdallah Abu Rhamah's decisive remand hearing will be held on Tuesday, December 29th (the day after tomorrow). We would like to present the judge with as many signatures as possible to the letter below, from people who participated in demonstrations in the village, and know Abdallah. If you are willing to sign this letter, please send an email to bel3in |AT| yahoo |DOT| com stating you would like to sign the below letter, and note your full name, passport number and nationality.
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News :: Human Rights : International
Christmas in Bilin
27 Dec 2009
With one hour of your time, you can help bring about a real peace in Palestine:
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News :: Human Rights : International
Together, We Will Break The Siege of Gaza!
27 Dec 2009
International Call to Action from the Bilin Popular Committee
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News :: Human Rights
Egyptian authorities bar Gaza Freedom March
26 Dec 2009
Egyptian authorities bar Gaza Freedom March
WW4 Report on Sat, 12/26/2009 - 14:12.

Using the pretext of escalating tensions on the Gaza-Egypt border, the Egyptian Foreign Ministry has informed organizers of the Gaza Freedom March that the Rafah border will be closed over the coming weeks, into January.
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Commentary :: Politics
The Economic Crisis Ends; the Political Crisis Begins
26 Dec 2009
First Iceland, then Ireland, now Greece. Much of Europe is mired in inescapable debt and bankrupt nations, the result of crashing banks, bank bailouts, and soaring unemployment. The U.S. and U.K. watch from a distance, knowing their turn is next.

The European corporate-elite — like their American counterparts — lavished non-stop praise on the “bold yet necessary” decision to bail out the banks; the economy was supposedly saved from “impending collapse.” But every action has an equal but opposite reaction. Bailing out the banks saved the butts of dozens of European bankers, but now millions of workers are about to experience a thundering kick in the ass.
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Commentary :: War and Militarism
Let's go murder some Palestinians
26 Dec 2009
It's been too quiet, recently.
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Announcement :: Environment
New Safer Laptop Battery from Panasonic
25 Dec 2009
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Worry about Laptop battery fire? New design of laptop battery from Panasonic is safer & prevents the rechargeable battery from overheating
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News :: Human Rights : International : Media : Politics : War and Militarism
Filipino journalists remember 'Maguindanao massacre'
24 Dec 2009
Akbayan-NUJP.jpgWednesday, December 23, 2009

ZAMBOANGA CITY, Philippines – Dozens of journalists held a prayer rally Wednesday in Zamboanga City to remember and seek justice for the brutal slayings of 57 people, among them at least 30 journalists massacred last month in Maguindanao province in the southern Philippines.
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News :: International : Media
The Shortwave Report 12/25/09 Listen Globally!
24 Dec 2009
Modified: 03:12:23 PM
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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