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Commentary :: War and Militarism
The Coming Repression
21 Aug 2006
If one listens closely to those directing U.S. foreign policy, accusations, infighting, and panic are clearly audible. If one listens closer still, bursting seams can be heard. The U.S. corporate-ruled elite are in a crisis they can’t escape from; what this means for the public is easily discernable, if one only listens.
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News :: Globalization
How To GET DIEBOLD OUT
21 Aug 2006
HERES WHAT DID IT:
(1) That the vendor post a bond or letter of credit to cover damages resulting from defects in the voting system. Damages shall include, among other items, any costs of conducting a new election attributable to those defects.
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News :: Globalization
Government Spy Drones Crashing
21 Aug 2006
Modified: 11:47:32 AM
http://la.indymedia.org/news/2006/08/175030_comment.php#175032


Are we safe from government spy plane "drones" crashing into our homes?
by Alan Levin Saturday, Aug. 19, 2006 at 9:19 AM
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News :: Environment : Human Rights : International : Politics : War and Militarism
Press Release UPDATE -- Petition: Demand an Immediate International Criminal Tribunal for Israel
21 Aug 2006
This Petition demands that The United Nations General Assembly immediately establish an International Criminal Tribunal for Israel(ICTI) as a ‘subsidiary organ’ under U.N. Charter Article 22 to prosecute the Israeli Prime Minister Olmert, Defense Minister Peretz, Chief of Staff Halutz and Israel’s other top generals and war criminals for their infliction of international war crimes, crimes against humanity and genocide against the Peoples of Lebanon and Palestine.

Sign Petition at
http://www.petitiononline.com/un040806/petition.html
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Commentary :: International
Warnings of a US recession and global slowdown
21 Aug 2006
Three commentaries published in the Financial Times over the past week have pointed to the increasing likelihood of a US recession that would have major implications for the global economy.
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Commentary :: Human Rights
Chomsky's letter to the Guardian Aug.3-2006!
21 Aug 2006
*I copied and pasted this from Chomsky's website - sans charge,but of course it could also be reviewed at the Guardian!
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Commentary :: Globalization : Human Rights : International : Labor : Organizing : Politics : Race : Social Welfare : War and Militarism
The Case of Elvira Arellano
20 Aug 2006
It's no wonder, then, that news of Elvira's heroic defiance of the government's deportation order has spread through the US immigrant communities like wildfire, or that she is compared with Rosa Parks, whose civil disobedience of the unjust Jim Crow segregation laws in 1955 sparked a year-long boycott by working-class black women of the Montgomery, Alabama buses, bringing the city's transit system to its knees and igniting the struggle for black civil rights nationwide.
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LOCAL News :: Environment
Protest Greenpeace pro-privatization tour!
20 Aug 2006
They must be confronted for their complicity in the corporate privatization of America and playing god squad with the wildlife of Nantucket Sound.
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News :: International
Invisible Violence in Haiti
20 Aug 2006
Ignoring Murder in Post-Coup Haiti
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Announcement :: War and Militarism
Nonviolent Resistance
19 Aug 2006
A Call for Nonviolent Resistance Actions to End the Occupation of Iraq.
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