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News :: Politics
U.S. law firms could help shape Afghanistan's future — for price
06 Jan 2008
Law firms that contribute money to the U.S. effort towards an effective and transparent justice system in Afghanistan will be given a say in the carrying out of those policies. Bigger contributors will have more involvement, including the opportunity to go on official trips to Afghanistan. Donations by law firms will be tax deductible, but they can't earmark donations for specific uses. Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice says the plan is "essential to the country's success" in combating corruption, drug trafficking and other major problems in the nation.
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Announcement :: War and Militarism
TORRENT: [Animal Liberation DVD] Behind the mask
06 Jan 2008
After spending nearly 11 years in prison for breaking into an animal experimentation laboratory to expose animal cruelty, a young man is finally released and risks it all again to save more animals.

Who is he? What kind of a person would risk so much to save the lives of animals?
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News :: Media
Politician wants to fine hospitals if patients contract infections during treatments
05 Jan 2008
A leading U.K. politician wants the government to fine hospitals for each patient who contracts an infection during their stay.
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Commentary :: Environment
Barack Obama Al Gore Bob and Sarah Dylan on Global Warming
05 Jan 2008
We are now turning the corner on world peace and climate change.
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News :: Technology
Scientists on Svalbard eye underground CO2 storage
05 Jan 2008
The university on Svalbard is preparing to test out a possible underground storage facility for carbon dioxide in Longyearbyen, in hopes of making the area "CO2-neutral."
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LOCAL Announcement :: Human Rights
FBI/NYPD Grand Jury Subpoenas Target Boricuas
05 Jan 2008
The FBI/NYPD Anti-Terrorism Task Force (Joint Terrorist Task Force) has been visiting Puerto Ricans and serving them with Grand Jury subpoenas. In one case they claimed to be
investigating the extremist group: The Welfare Poets. Two others have been served with Grand Jury subpoenasto appear at the Federal Court at
Plaza East, Brooklyn on Friday, January 11, 2007 at 9:30 a.m.



Brooklyn Federal Court
225 Cadman Plaza East
Brooklyn, New York
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Commentary :: Human Rights
BTL:Hugo Chavez and Supporters Reflect on Constitutional Referendum Loss
05 Jan 2008
BETWEEN THE LINES Syndicated Radio Newsmagazine --Weekly Summary
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LOCAL Commentary :: Politics
Why Ron Paul makes most sense for the Left
05 Jan 2008
Usually people of conscience are forced to choose the least damaging candidate in US elections. Despite Ron Paul's regressive stances on some important issues, we can get serious wins from him, certainly more than from any other viable candidate: ending support for the WTO and Nafta, getting out of Iraq, ending the racist/classist War on Drugs. The anti-capitalist author and special forces veteran Stan Goff here advances his case for leftists to register as Republican as soon as possible and vote Ron Paul in their primaries.
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LOCAL Interview :: Education : Environment : Gender : GLBT/Queer : Globalization : Human Rights : International : Labor : Media : Organizing : Politics : Race : Social Welfare : Technology : War and Militarism
What Is Anarchist-Communism?
03 Jan 2008
Modified: 04 Jan 2008
Audio recording of a presentation by members of Open City Collective - NEFAC
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News :: Environment
Australia - the Climate Has Changed
04 Jan 2008
Auzzies are not worried about the climate changing in the has gone and changed already.
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