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tree 03.03.2004 14:53
Congressional Black Caucus Rules
Roger Noriega called on the carpet. See it on C-span.

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Laura Orlando 03.03.2004 13:40
EPA Proposes to Call Sewage Sludge "Compost"
The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is proposing that the government's definition of compost include sewage sludge. They will supposedly "treat" it to put in bags of pellets to sell as "compost" to unwary gardeners.

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let the games begin 03.03.2004 12:12
Skull & Bones Brothers Have Phone Chat
In the best "hail fellow! well met!", frat bro form, and right on schedule (Super Tuesday is over the hump in coordination with the launch of the junta's retry at election campaign (bu$h's TV ad barrage), the "adversaries" meet in the center of the field of varsity (dis)honor and shake hands.

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America Firster 03.03.2004 04:10
Kerry, Liberal Interventionism and Zionism
Kerry, Liberal Interventionism and Zionism

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Oscar Sánchez Fernández de la Vega (google). 03.03.2004 01:17
Muerte del Planeta Tierra-Diez horas con la globalización(google)
Oscar Sánchez Fernández de la Vega (google). Autor del libro " Diez Horas con la Globalización"(google, amazon, foro-los retos de la globalización, elcorteingles.es, indymedia.org, netbiblo, yahoo.....)
Globalización, y productividad versus ecología -"Diez horas con la globalización"
Muerte del Planeta Tierra-Diez horas con la globalización(google)

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Richard Mellor 02.03.2004 23:03
With union leaders like these, who needs union busting employers?
analysis of the so. cal grocery workers' strike settlement

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anon 02.03.2004 20:53
Francesconi research
Let's stop this man from becoming mayor of Portland.

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backdraft 02.03.2004 15:28
Dirty Vietnam tricks
Today American fundamentalists have officially declared war on Islam

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Dire Wolf 02.03.2004 12:54
Janet Jackson, George Bush, and No. 524:There Are No Half-Time Shows in War
On the day that Justin Timberlake ripped open Janet Jackson's blouse during the half-time of the Super Bowl to reveal a bejeweled breast and create a national firestorm of protest, American Soldiers 523 and 524 died in Iraq. Along with the two American soldiers, 14 were wounded. Also that day, two suicide bombers killed more than 100 Kurds and wounded more than 200.

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Spudnuts 02.03.2004 12:41
Corporate news: Mars was wet!
US kidnaps Aristide. 143 Shiites die in Iraq. 41 Shiites die in Pakistan.

What's the top story on all the corporate "news" site?

Mars was wet.

Next November when Bush steals his second election what will be the top story?

"Scientists say sun was once cold, but then it got really, really hot."

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Lee Harris 02.03.2004 12:33
The Politics of the Gang
Haiti should be a sobering lesson to those who entertain the fantasy of libertarianism. If the state is the ultimate source of evil, then what is turning all these boys into butchers?

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PAUL KRUGMAN 02.03.2004 12:30
Maestro of Chutzpah
Baby Bush goes after social sercurity

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Spudnuts 02.03.2004 02:57
True leftists, true revolutionaries, true progressives?
I can't help but notice that frequently in commentary posted to this site, individuals dismiss others as not being truly progressive, truly leftist, or truly revolutionary. Candidates are not just called to account for differing opinions, but are often accused of outright complicity with their opponents. Or in many cases are accused of being worse than their opponents.

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Voter 02.03.2004 02:03
I'm Voting My Heart in 2004!
I'm voting my heart.

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Spudnuts 02.03.2004 01:25
Charlie Rose Show talks Haiti (actually!)
Was flipping the channels and happened upon Charlie Rose on PBS. Now, I know better than to expect anything but sycophantic knob-polishing from Rose, so my finger hovered over the channel changer for mere seconds. Imagine my shock and awe when I actually heard the unfamiliar voice of dissent, logic, and... could it be... reason coming from my television-thingy.

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Stephen Gowans 02.03.2004 00:55
Neo-conservatives not the problem
This article makes a lot of sense to me so I am posting it

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pdxbookstoprisoners@riseup.net 01.03.2004 23:08
What Is Portland Books To Prisoners
Portland Books to Prisoners is a 100% not-for-profit effort to correspond with inmates of the prison industrial complex and to send inmates reading materials free of cost. You can now donate online to this project!

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disgruntled homeowner 01.03.2004 21:32
city of portland gentrification dept
last week the tribune and the o "broke" a story about city code inspectors who inspected thier way into forclosing, and buying at a bargain, peoples homes. am i the only one outraged??

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Teoss 01.03.2004 15:48
"Healthy" Forests Initiative
George W. Bush on the campaign trail boasting about his prized "Healthy" Forests Initiative.

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Friends of Jeff 'Free' Luers 01.03.2004 15:45
The Problem with Anarchist Ego-article by Jeff 'Free' Luers
Jeff Luers is a political prisoner and anarchist serving a 22 year, 8 month sentence for the burning of 3 SUVs in Oregon state.

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Emily Czarnecki 01.03.2004 11:13
IMMIGRATION REFORM
President Gorge W. Bush has proposed a guest worker plan for immigration reform in the United States. The plan provides temporary legal status to otherwise undocumented immigrants who are working in America. Bush stated, "Illegal workers can come out of the shadows."

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AmigaPhil 01.03.2004 09:24
1 March 1954 - Operation Bravo and the Marshall Islands Human Guinea Pigs
On March 1st, 1954 - 50 years ago - the USA did proceed to their
first H bomb test: Operation Bravo.

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sonking 01.03.2004 09:14
Activists in Eugene
Why is it?

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John Kusumi 01.03.2004 02:28
Taiwan independence: necessary, beyond campaign rhetoric
George Bush, Howard Dean, and Jacques Chirac have shown a lack of comprehension about Taiwan. John Kusumi sets 'em straight.

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brian 29.02.2004 22:52
who does the new leader of Haiti admire most?
is Guy Philippe telling us Haitians can expect to go down the Pinochet path?

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brian 29.02.2004 22:26
Did Aristide resign or was he forced out by us troops?
the stories coming out on Haiti are mixed. Most say he resigns, or flees. Yet a couple say he has been ousted by US troops

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Just my problem? 29.02.2004 22:11
Pornographic pop-ups
Am I the only one experiencing pornographic pop-ups when exiting some of the portland indymedia open publishing sites?

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al-masakin 29.02.2004 21:51
The Damian Garcia Murder Revisited
*Most Censored Article*  Al-Masakin will not bow to invisible hand politics [Originally published in Marxist-Leninist Newswire. Revised and edited, February 25, 2004] Friday, October 05, 2001 On April 22, 1980 members of the Revolutionary Communist Party [RCP-USA] went to the Pico Gardens housing project in the Boyle Heights neighborhood of Los Angeles in order to distribute party information and recruit people to join their planned May Day march coming up the following week. According to Los Angeles Times reports, the RCP was distributing leaflets which said "No Work, No School for May Day" when a crowd of approximately 50 youth confronted them. The shouting match that ensued quickly escalated to violence when alleged youth gang members turned fire hoses on RCP members and demanded party members leave the project. At first they turned project fire hoses on the RCP; and then attacked them with fists and knives. Two party members were stabbed, Damian Garcia and Hayden Fisher. Garcia died at the scene from multiple stab wounds to the abdomen, chest and neck. Fisher was rushed to a nearby hospital in critical condition with a stab wound to the back and later recovered.

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Nico haupt aka ewing2001 29.02.2004 20:01
9/11 Skeptics Unite
Reflections on 9/11 Investigations and post-political aftermath

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ROBBY STAVEN 29.02.2004 13:25
NEW DEAL NO DEAL
new deal no deal

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Gas price $3.00 per gallon 29.02.2004 11:49
Subject: Gas War Prices-please join
GAS WAR  -  Join the resistance!
I received this in an e-mail from a friend and left out the author's name of this notice to protect him or her from getting attacked by the repuglican thugs.

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Mother 28.02.2004 21:34
What the Bleep? See this movie at the Bagdad for a very surprising experience.
Can I do a movie review here?? Well, I am going to anyway.

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brian 28.02.2004 20:30
haiti under siege
by kevin pina
The Bush administration buys and sells political constituencies every day in pursuit of world domination.

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CultureJamCleveland 28.02.2004 13:05
SpecialK MoveMent Has and IS IN The Public Interest !
Workers WhiteHouse By, For and OF The People ABB VoteSlave? or Act Be-Bold Vote to SAVE-Emerging BuildingBloc,By,For & IN the "Public Interest." Man or Mammon? Conviction or Expediency? People Policies or Power & Polls,I see? Can Dems Clean UP Corporate, Cash and Carry Country as a Club Clique, Collaboration to Keep Civic-Minded concerned constituencies Heads,Hearts and-HANDS OFF!,the Executive Branch,People of the Web-need to be a Jammin' Just Jury to make sure relevance Of Jeffersonian roots don't commit Hari-Kerry.

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ben frank 28.02.2004 10:53
Kerry Edwards same as Bush
Kerry on Wal-Mart hoping for a rational discussion re: IMC coverage of Dem Primary. Thank you Portland IMC for posting a few kucinich features, but I'm still looking for answers re: the rest of the IMC network. So far there is very little response at other IMCs.

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jeffery mcnary 28.02.2004 09:59
RAISE HELL IN DIXIE
This two part series will explore just how the Southern primaries may well hold the defining moment of the 2004 election cycle.

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Don McCanne 27.02.2004 21:35
A death knell for employer-sponsored medical insurance coverage
The past decade has witnessed an unrelenting effort to shift the costs of
employer-sponsored coverage to the employees. This settlement is a landmark,
pivotal point in the history of employer-sponsored coverage.

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marco 27.02.2004 19:04
Analysis: NOW With(out) Bill Moyers - The FTAA Special
You want my early judgement?
Bill Moyers pulled completely out of the FTAA
special and may have quit the network entirely
over editorial disagreements about how tonite's
"NOW With Bill Moyers" was going to be aired.

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Bakin' 27.02.2004 13:41
Portland Police, Incompetence, and Repression
Portland's 'Finest' Last month, the Portland police mobilized several squad cars, motorcycle officers, and bicycle patrols, in an effort to harass a monthly bicycle celebration called Critical Mass; primarily making sure that participants' lights were functioning properly, while offering inaccurate legal advice. That same weekend, there were at least five shootings in Portland, leaving two people dead and six injured. The Portland Police force continues to demonstrate their criminal negligence and failure to curb violent crime as they repress the Constitutional rights of those that they have sworn to serve and protect. The recent Police Chief replacement of Mark Kroeker with Derrick Foxworth has resulted in no noticeable improvement of Portland Police policies.

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sal 27.02.2004 13:04
Single Mothers after the Oil Crash
Life After the Oil Crash and Co-abode ~ Single Mothers House Sharing

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Gary Sudborough 27.02.2004 09:38
CoupsRUS: Haiti and Venezuela
An argument that the CIA is involved in both Haiti and Venezuela and the techniques and criteria they use in overthrowing governments.

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a woman 27.02.2004 02:50
Good question about indymedia and women:
Hmmmmm.....

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Ralph 27.02.2004 01:06
Ralph is in Dallas:
From Ross Perot's hometown, Ralph is calling on all Americans concerned about the fiscal recklessness of the Bush Administration to respectfully request that Ross Perot speak out on the massive federal deficit, predicted by the General Accounting Office to go far into the future if not checked.

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Tom Stauffer 26.02.2004 22:45
How much does America pay for supporting the Israelis?
Alfred Lilienthal posed the question of what the cost of supporting Israel was to the US 40 years ago, when the price tag for Americans was low.

Today the answer is knowable and daunting ­ the figure comes to at least $1.6 trillion through the end of 2002.

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J Winkler 26.02.2004 18:54
Palestine was stolen to create Israel, hence the conflict
Most people don't understand why the Middle East is plagued by violence. It is because Israel has stolen vast quantities of land and property from the Palestinians beginning in 1948 and continuing today.

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student powah 26.02.2004 18:06
DEAR INDY-MEDIA
theres a "demo" march 1st downtown at Pioneer square by a group who calles themselvs "unite resist"

who are these people? - i have never heard of a GROUP with this name, i know where the slogan comes from - just never heard of the group - or any of its members, also some people say, that these "unite resist" kids dont even sound like activists.... ... .. anyone know anything?
its on the indymedia calender for MARCH 1st
they meet at the steps of centrail library thursdays and Tuesdays at 7.pm I think.

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op-ed by Dr. Paul Farmer and Mary C. Smith Fawzi 26.02.2004 17:14
US embargos democracy for years
Unjust Embargo
Unjust embargo deepens Haiti's health crisis

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Douglas Lain 26.02.2004 17:07
Analyzing the Movement-Looking Back at PPRC 8
I get around to critiquing myself in this one.

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Dan Roberts 26.02.2004 16:32
The SHORTWAVE REPORT 2/27/04 ¡LISTEN GLOBALLY!
A weekly 30 minute review of news and opinion recorded from a shortwave radio. 2 files- broadcast quality (13.2MB) and quick download (3.3MB). With times and freqs for listening at home. Free to rebroadcast. Netherlands, Russia, China, Spain, and Cuba.

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ROBBY STAVEN 26.02.2004 15:41
CLEAR SKIES HEALTHY FORESTS
clear skies healthy forests

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CatWoman 26.02.2004 09:17
Keeping Abreast of Decency
Today our national leaders are meeting to discuss decency in the corporate media. In other words, while a US-induced global conflict rages, they're talking about boobies and nasty words. And they seem to be doing it with a straight face.

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theresa mitchell 26.02.2004 07:57
kboo presswatch partial script: 2-26-04
culture war

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RealWorldRadio 26.02.2004 06:00
Developing countries summit in Venezuela: "To recover the South-South identity"
The developing countries encounter will take place next February 26th to 28th in Caracas, Venezuela. It will count with the presence of the presidents of Argentina, Brazil, Mexico, Peru, Chile, among others.

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Truth Seeker 25.02.2004 19:54
Fear and Loathing: The Passion
Today, the talking heads and call-in talk shows blaze with debut of Mel Gibson's movie The Passion. Yet how many people are capable to relating the message of the cruxifiction to human condition? Millions of people have been persecuted for their beliefs and convictions throughout all of human history - not just one person who two thousand years ago "died for our sins".

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Hourglass 25.02.2004 18:46
There are only a few real distinctions between Repubs and Demos, like abortion
Politics today

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has a pic been made of him yet? 25.02.2004 15:32
what's the update on Scott McCollister?
just wondering if the group looking for pic
of Scott McCollister last week has a pic of
him yet?

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Bl(A)ck Tea Society 25.02.2004 15:27
Reportback from Boston no-DNC consulta
An Austin activist provides a reportback to the DNC resistance consulta, held in Boston Feb 13-16. http://blackteasociety.org

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Alexander Cockburn 25.02.2004 13:32
Winning with Ralph Nader
Listening to Democrats screaming about Ralph Nader's entry into the presidential race I finally understand the mindset of those Communist dictatorships that used to take such trouble to ensure that the final count showed a 99 percent Yes vote for the CP candidate.

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Nadia 25.02.2004 12:30
The Office of Special Plans
This is about an article I submited to Baghdad Indymedia and what happend after that.

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PortlandVegan 25.02.2004 11:07
200 Ways to Join the Army
Well...

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