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Reviewing Linda McQuaig's Holding the Bully's Coat

Stephen Lendman | Exposing Canada's role in the US war on terror more...  0 Comments

CIA Finally Releases 1973 "Family Jewels" Document - Partial Synopsis of Chap 1

Varlet | The CIA has, after a long battle against activists and journalists using the "Freedom of Information Act", finally released a document outlining the "most sensitive operations" it had undertaken from the 1950s through 1973. more...  0 Comments

350 Turn Out for Town Hall Meeting on Bush-Cheney Impeachment

Donald Paneth | The nature of the audience presented an observable difficulty: the majority were middle-aged or elderly, many carrying canes or pushing walkers. There was a scattering of young people, wearing an article of orange clothing in sympathy with those detained without recourse. more...  5 Comments

"Demonstration" Government in Palestine

Stephen Lendman | US-Israeli led coup against the democratically elected Hamas government more...  0 Comments

Outrage against Police Abuse Grows

Amadi Ajamu | Demands to fire and prosecute rogue cop Sgt James Talvey, accused of brutalizing human rights attorney Michael Tarif Warren and wife Evelyn, have intensified. Several hundred protesters returned to the 77th Precinct in Crown Heights on Sunday to voice their outrage. Veteran activist Viola Plummer of the December 12th Movement and NYC Councilman Charles Barron led the rally.
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Rent Guidelines Board - Final Vote Tomorrow

Tenant | Show and make your angry voice heard when the Rent Guidelines Board (also known as the Rent Gouging Bastards) meet to vote on raises on rents for Stabilized Housing. Last year, they voted in some of the highest percentile raises in over a decade. Don't let them do this again. We must overwhelm them with our numbers and our voices and not let them get away with this year after year. Tuesday, June 26, 2007 The Great Hall at Cooper Union 7 East 7th Street at corner of 3rd Ave. 5:30 P.M. – 9:30 P.M. more...  1 Comments

La vie en rouge

Hoipolloi Cassidy | Belleville, the old Parisian working class neighborhood with a long revolutionary history, may see further strife, as the police step up repression against immigrants. more...  0 Comments

George W. Bush Movin' Out Campaign!

df | George W. Bush Movin' Out Campaign
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"American Fascists" author Chris Hedges at Revolution Books, 7pm, Wed., 6/27

Revolution Books | Chris Hedges, author of "American Fascists: The Christian Right and the War on America" will be speaking and signing copies of his book at Revolution Books, 9 West 19th Street (between 5th and 6th Ave), this Wednesday, June 27 at 7pm. more...  0 Comments

NYC Police Brutalize Human Rights Attorney

Amadi Ajamu | A human rights attorney known for handling cases of police brutality became a victim of police abuse last Thursday evening in Brooklyn. Attorney Michael Tarif Warren and his wife Evelyn, who is also an attorney, were driving along Vanderbilt Ave around 6:00 pm, when they witnessed NYPD officers "kicking and stomping" a handcuffed young black man. The Warrens pulled over to help. more...  16 Comments

Mammoth electoral fraud in Philippines elections: Padding and shaving

CMS | Nearly three weeks after election day, there are still no definitive results for the Philippine elections to the Senate and House of Representatives. Counting is still continuing and in a number of provinces it has not even begun. This has nothing to do with inefficiency and everything to do with ballot-rigging. The Philippines is one of the most corrupt ‘democracies’ in the world.

During the 2004 presidential election, the victory of President Gloria Macapagal Arroyo was widely attributed to large-scale fraud. A tape was massively circulated of a conversation between the President and Virgilio Garcillano, head of Comelec, the national election commission. Arroyo was heard addressing him familiarly, ‘Hello Garci’, and the election chief proudly assured her that he would guarantee her a million-vote majority.

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Who Among Us Will Step Up to Destroy the Democratic Party?

Michael J. Smith, CounterPunch | Flanders Fields; Aronowitz Strikes Out more...  9 Comments

Philippine farmers demand reform and extension of agrarian reform program.

AFA | Philippine farmers demand reform and extension of agrarian reform program. Asian farmers join rally in solidarity with their struggle
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O outro aquecimento global

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Pelosi, Hillary, and Lieberman: funded by Lockheed

Peacemaker | Nancy Pelosi, Hillary Clinton, and Joe Lieberman each received $10,000 in campaign contributions from neocon-linked weapons maker Lockheed-Martin's PAC (Political Action Committee) during the 2006 election cycle. Could this be one reason Pelosi and Hillary refuse to stand firmly for peace while Lieberman blatantly calls for even wider war?
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A Community Burdened With Columbia's Need to Expand

Paul Schrodt | Protesters of Columbia University's expansion into West Harlem hit another roadblock Monday when the City Planning Commission certified the school's application to re-zone Manhattanville. Now Community Board 9 is squeezed to come up with opposing recommendations over the next 60 days. more...  4 Comments

Cynthia McKinney - speaks about possible 2008 Presidential Campaign

Craig Seeman | Cynthia McKinney, former Congressperson (D-GA) speaks about her possible 2008 Presidential Campaign in 2008. "It's not red and it's not blue" she stated. She makes it clear she has something "in store for 2008." McKinney has had close contact with the Green Party for a number of years and was conspicuously dressed in green for the event. more...  11 Comments

Aaron Russo asked 'Just who owns the Federal Reserve?' Here's the answer...

George Hewes XXiii | Aaron Russo's seminal film, 'America: From Freedom to Fascism', required watching for all patriotic Americans, asks this question but his respondent, Ron Paul claims 'no-one really knows' - Here are the empowering details:- more...  1 Comments

Sunlight in the Torture Chamber

Alex Nathanson | Steven M. Watt, Janis Karpinski, Josh Rushing, Jumana Musa, and Tara McKelvy discussed various aspects of the US torture policy at Sunlight in the Torture Chamber, an event hosted by the NYCLU. more...  3 Comments

Memorial Day, War, and a Challenge

Michael Guyer | While Memorial Day should rightly be observed as a somber, respectful day to honor our country’s veterans, is should NOT be twisted and used to honor War, to glamorize War, to support War, as was the most recent case with Mr. Bush and company blatantly abusing Memorial Day by using it as a shield to both deflect criticism on our occupation of Iraq and to rally the American citizens once again behind the bogus notion of “spreading freedom and democracy” in the Middle East. more...  0 Comments

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