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Commentary :: Human Rights
Be consistent, Dr. Pedersen!
26 Jan 2007
Veolia Transport is a partner in the Israeli project to build a tramway that will run on occupied Palestinian territory. This is a violation of international law. Veolia received a lot of criticism since it first announced its intentions to become involved in the illegal project.[1] Institut Veolia is an academic institute of Veolia Environnement, aimed at creating prestige and respectability to Veolia's operations. Dr Freddy Karup Pedersen has been involved in activities of Institute Veolia and is thus indirectly involved in this violation of international law.
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Commentary :: GLBT/Queer : Globalization : International
To radically understand the evil of the empire: bigotry, alienation, and--
25 Jan 2007
This article is inspired by the recent news of a new "nonlethal" laser ray weapon that the u.s. has developed, allegedly to be used on all who violently oppose u.s./nato imperialism-type aggressions. Shared here is from an informal confrontive (non-pacifist) ""cruciaL aRts"" perspective; controversial to traditonal politics for sure, yet offering input to thinking through the continuing intensity.
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LOCAL Announcement :: Human Rights : Media : Organizing : Politics : Race : Social Welfare : Technology : War and Militarism
Alternative Media Film Festival at Harvard Square Democracy Center
25 Jan 2007
On the weekend of February 9-11, Boston 9/11 Truth will show fourteen rare alternative media documentaries at 45 Mt. Auburn Street, the Democracy Center.
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News :: Race
American students attack Palestinian students on US soil
25 Jan 2007
"It was the ugliest thing I have ever seen," said Awartani, a freshman pursuing a double major in aerospace and mechanical engineering at NC State. "I've seen Israeli soldiers doing this to me in Palestine, but I've never seen this with citizens. It just came with punches, kicks and brass knuckles. There were witnesses that told me they were picking up rocks and bricks and hitting me."
All this was accompanied by 'sand niggers,' 'fucking Palestinians,' 'terrorists.' I would like to say seven to eight people were attacking me."
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News :: War and Militarism
Presidential candidate John Edwards wants another war!
25 Jan 2007
In another important news item conveniently ignored by the pro-war Zionist media…
Democratic Presidential candidate John Edwards among others was in “Israel” pushing for an attack on Iran. Republicans and Democrats, two wings of the same old bird.
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News :: International : Media
The Shortwave Report 1/26/07 ¡Listen Globally!
25 Jan 2007
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. Russia, China, and Cuba.
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Announcement :: International
Brazil: Paraná State demands respect.
25 Jan 2007
In the case of BR-376 the situation is still more serious. Because it is intended to give to private exploration a federal highway that was constructed with money of the people of Paraná State.
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Commentary :: Human Rights
Boycott All UFPJ & IA Activities
25 Jan 2007
This weekend's so-called peace rally in Washington D.C. will simply amount to aa enormous waste of time
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Review :: War and Militarism
Bush's Speech: Opposition spins it but ignores Iraq Apocalypse!
25 Jan 2007
Neither the Democrats nor the Republicians running for office 2008,no not one of them is demanding truth nor seeking "justice" for the American people by taking aim at Bush's and his many sickening,treasonous crimes and calling for his head!
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Announcement :: Media : War and Militarism
Defend the Press! Urgent Action Needed
24 Jan 2007
The Center for Media and Democracy today launched Defend The Press, a new coalition of journalists, public interest groups, academics and citizen activists. Defend The Press is asking the US Army to drop its subpoena of Sarah Olson, an independent print and radio journalist based in Oakland, California, in the court martial of Iraq war resister Lieutenant Ehren Watada. Olson interviewed Watada in May 2006, and in June he announced he would not go to war in Iraq, challenging its legality. Watada's Army court martial begins February 5, 2007, at Fort Lewis, Washington.
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