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The Empire of Ignorance, Hypocrisy and Obedience
26 May 2004
Modified: 08:50:01 PM
Article by the author of The Empire of Ignorance, Hypocrisy and Obedience, first published on CommonDreams and in Australia's largest newspapers.
The American people didn't know its troops abused prisoners in Iraqi jails. Ignorance. Officials who knew pretend they didn't know. Hypocrisy. The parents of soldiers say their kids were forced to follow orders. Obedience. Read on...
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News :: Environment
Million Person Campaign Launched for Sustainable Energy
26 May 2004
Talk Energy ( is a new online community that specializes in sustainable energy. Its unique online software allows people from around the globe to participate in conversations regarding sustainable energy. Yesterday Talk Energy launched its “Million Person Campaign” with a goal of having one million people talking about energy. When Talk Energy achieves its goal, one member will win a $50,000 home energy renovation.
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Amnesty International reveals pattern of torture in Iraq
26 May 2004
One punishment involved 14 handcuffed, naked male inmates -- when told to open their legs they were beaten upwards, from behind, until they fell on the floor. The American personnel repeated this abuse specifically to injure the prisoner's genital organs.
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LOCAL Announcement :: Human Rights
UPDATE: The Lafayette Eight
26 May 2004
The six adult defendants appeared before the Cambridge District Court this morning for their pretrial hearing. Nothing truly vital came out of the situation, as they have now been given a new court date of June 24th.
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LOCAL Review :: Environment
Read Up Psychotic Drivers, Cyclists Have Rights!
26 May 2004
kerry-bike.jpegBicyclists may occupy any part of a traffic lane when their safety warrants it.

Bicycles Belong on the Road

Bicyclists have the same rights and duties as drivers of motor vehicles. (MGL Ch.85 Sec. 11B; BTD Art. 1)

Respect for the rights of all users of the road goes a long way toward avoiding crashes. Some bicyclists ignore the rules. That doesn't mean you should imitate their behavior.
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Commentary :: Environment
Federal Cash for Bike Safety.
26 May 2004
We are 6 months from a Presidential election in the US and in the past 30 days both candidates have had significant bicycle mishaps. Lets capitalize ont his for bike trails, safe routes, protection from homicidal drivers etc.
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Commentary :: DNC
Dr. Condoleezza Rice LAUGHS about DECAPITATION
26 May 2004
Modified: 04:06:34 AM
confi_rice_killing_me.jpgon German TV Rice laughs about the decapitation.
She clearly knows WHO DID 911. She knows who did MADRID 311 (Gladio) and those false-flag bombs (UN Sergio de Mello, Jordanian Embassy, Bali) that conveniently solved problems of Joint Chief of Staffs, CIA, NSA, ONI, DIA (DIA!)
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News :: Organizing
S. Korea, MSSC Struggle Report (5.24/25)
26 May 2004
The last developments of migrant workers (Myeong-dong Sit-in Struggle Collective) struggle in S. Korea. We're preparing the 200th sit-in struggle day celebration for Sunday.
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Goldsborough’s column Outstanding.
25 May 2004
James Goldsborough columns outstanding. Beat all big shot East Coast pundits hands down. Corporate Media full of cowards and puppets. Corporate opinion pages dubiously slanted.
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News :: Environment : Environment : Human Rights
Artist Arrested as Terrorist (Buffalo, NY)
25 May 2004
Feds "Unable" to Distinguish Art from Bioterrorism, Grieving Artist Denied Access to Deceased Wife's Body
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