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Announcement :: War and Militarism
US Army Lies To Our Young men, On Behalf of fbi/cia Assassins
29 Sep 2008
The fbi/cia are in part responsible for the loss of American soldiers killed in battle around the world (this is a matter of public record, as shown in part in the Iraq conflict).The US Army, in order to continue the fbi/cia murderous agenda, targets the most vulnerable segment of our population for recruitment as 'citizen soldiers'.
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News :: Politics
AS ROME BURNS, HOPES FOR A WHITE WEDDING
29 Sep 2008
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News :: War and Militarism
$612 billion defense bill passed in midst of $700 billion Wall Street bail out
29 Sep 2008
On Wednesday, September 24, right in the middle of the fight over billions of taxpayer dollars slated to bail out Wall Street, the House of Representatives passed a $612 billion defense authorization bill for 2009 without a murmur of public protest or any meaningful press comment at all. (The New York Times gave the matter only three short paragraphs buried in a story about another appropriations measure.)
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News :: Globalization : Labor : Organizing : Politics : Social Welfare
No to Bush-Pelosi Bailout of Wall Street Greed! Time for People's Action and Real Change!
29 Sep 2008
The Bush-Pelosi proposed law bailing out Wall Street capitalist greed and hyper-profit,will hit the American poor and middle class even harder, and prolong the crisis. Time to stop the bill! Time to change Wall Street-coddling politicians! Time to go into the streets and make the people's voice heard!
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News :: International
Cumbre del Narcotráfico Paraguay-Colombia
28 Sep 2008
El clérigo-presidente de Paraguay, Fernando Lugo, llegará a Bogotá este domingo 28 de setiembre de 2008 para una visita de dos días en la que se entrevistará con su homólogo de Colombia, Álvaro Uribe, con quien revisará el intercambio bilateral, que ya es bastante fluido en el rubro de las drogas
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News :: War and Militarism
WTF? Martial Law
28 Sep 2008
Two congress persons are making it clear that Martial Law has been declared.
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Commentary :: International : Labor : Organizing : Politics : Social Welfare : War and Militarism
No to the Bailout of the Capitalist Speculators!
28 Sep 2008
The financial crisis that has been heating up since early 2007 reached the boiling point in late September. Credit markets virtually stopped functioning. A full-blown panic swept stock markets worldwide. The U.S. economy is in the throes of a recession that could turn into a Depression lasting for years. In these dire straits, the Wall Street speculators who set off this crisis are demanding that the government rescue them with a bailout priced at $700 billion. The actual costs will be far higher, a trillion dollars or more. Meanwhile, the Democrats are pushing hardest for the Bush bailout of the banks. Presidential candidate Barack Obama blames "greed" for the crisis on Wall Street (capitalism without greed?) and says there must be no "blank check to Washington" -- meaning he's for putting in a few conditions as window dressing. Following in the Democrats' footsteps, the AFL-CIO labor bureaucrats called a demo for "No Blank Check for Wall Street." Yet no amount of regulation will stop the boom-bust cycle of capitalism. Meanwhile unemployment lines are growing and a million families were thrown out of their homes by bank foreclosures in the last year. While the fat cats, Democrats and bureaucrats are all going for the Bush bailout to prop up U.S. capitalism, revolutionary Marxists oppose this trillion-dollar giveaway to the Wall Street speculators, calling instead for a program of transitional demands leading to the expropriation of the banks and the entire bourgeoisie through workers revolution.
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News :: Politics
Congress standing up to the bailout
28 Sep 2008
Transcript of address from Rep. Marcy Kaptur, D-Ohio
The latest reality game-Wall Street Bailout-has a counter-game called Wall Street Reckoning.
The Capitol switchboard is easy and free: 800-270-0309
Hundreds of calls will not be ignored.
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News :: Politics
Photos of Animals Sarah Palin Killed, Caused To be Killed, or of A Species She Is Harming
27 Sep 2008
Modified: 05:33:39 PM
1spPalintaughttokillptarmigansatearlyage.jpgPalin is not responsible for the fact that she
was taught to kill ptarmigans and other animals
at an early age. She has broken federal law
in finding loopholes for idle rich trophy seeking
aerial hunters machine gunning bears, wolves
and their cubs and pups from helicopters.
BP paid for her inauguration. Chevron, a big
contributor to Alaska Republicans, has because
of her, tripled pollution into the beluga whale
waters of the Cook Inlet. http://www.helpsleddogs.org works to end
the brutal Iditarod Palin supports. It is not
necessarily apparent in the picture that
one of the dogs is either dead or unconscious
while being dragged. Others die of freezing,
smashing, drowning, hunger etc. Palin and her
husband own a commercial fishery. Competition
for fish causes Canadian fishermen to club
seals, Norwegians to kill whales, Japanese
to knife dolphins.
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Announcement :: Education : International : Labor : Media : Organizing : Politics : War and Militarism
Oct. 4 Video Screening - May Day 2008: Historic Port Strike Against the War!
27 Sep 2008
providence 04 Oct screening flier.jpg
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