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News :: Environment
Cover-up: toxic waters 'will make New Orleans unsafe for a decade' : EPA
11 Sep 2005
"...no one is trying to find out.":

Other US sources spelt out the extent of the danger from one of America's most polluted industrial areas, known locally as "Cancer Alley". The 66 chemical plants, refineries and petroleum storage depots churn out 600m lb of toxic waste each year. Other dangerous substances are in site storage tanks or at the port of New Orleans. No one knows how much pollution has escaped through damaged plants and leaking pipes into the "toxic gumbo" now drowning the city. Mr Kaufman says no one is trying to find out.
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Commentary :: Technology
BTL:Consumer Group Claims Oil Companies' Disaster Profiteering Necessitates...
11 Sep 2005
...Price Controls ~ Interview with Tyson Slocum, of Public Citizen's Energy Program, conducted by Between the Lines' Scott Harris
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Commentary :: Politics
Remember 9/11
11 Sep 2005
Remember 9/11
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News :: Organizing
US peace activist detained under terrorist charges in Australia.
11 Sep 2005
URGENT ACTION ALERT:
US peace activist detained under terrorist charges in Australia. Call the
Australian Embassy NOW!
September 10, 2005
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News :: Human Rights
EMERGENCY: 4 DAYS LEFT TO STOP THE TEXAS EXECUTION OF FRANCES NEWTON ON SEPTEMBER 14!
10 Sep 2005
EMERGENCY: 4 DAYS LEFT TO
STOP THE TEXAS EXECUTION OF
FRANCES NEWTON
ON SEPTEMBER 14!
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Commentary :: Politics
Compassion, But Only When Cameras Are On
10 Sep 2005
Congress is temporarily softening the bankruptcy bill and postponing Medicaid cuts, afraid to look mean to Katrina survivors, but when the waters have subsided, they’ll go back to screwing the poor as usual.
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News :: Media
Bush is history.
10 Sep 2005
Son of male-whore, Bush, is History.
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News :: International
Philippines: Protests will take off from where impeachment failed
10 Sep 2005
Akbayan.jpgSeptember 07, 2005 :

AKBAYAN (Citizens' Action Party) today joined the ranks of other progressive anti-Arroyo forces and luminaries of the Catholic church in a show of force to continue demanding for the ouster of Philippine President Gloria Macapagal Arroyo (GMA) a day after the House of Representatives voted down the impeachment complaint.
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News :: Organizing
September 24th 2nd Las Vegas Press Release
10 Sep 2005
The Las Vegas community is being challenged over free assembly rights. Find out how 15 minutes of your time can help us put the city authorities in their place and why you should be keeping your eye on what happens in Las Vegas on September 24th. Education, Housing, Healthcare, Jobs, Sovereignty, and Peace NOW!
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News :: Environment : Human Rights : International : Social Welfare : Technology
UN-banned weapon system can trigger hurricanes, earthquakes, tsunamis
10 Sep 2005
The UN has banned it. It's reported to be in the arsenal of several nations, including the U.S. It's reported to be OPERATIONAL. What are we going to do about this weapon system? And did it play a role in creating Hurricane Katrina or in steering her along her murderous path?
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