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text News From Iraq: "Who will give us back our health?" by Dahr( reposted)
Back in the 1980’s, nuclear armed Israel carried out a pre-emptive bombing of Iraq’s Al-Tuetha nuclear power station which is located just south of Baghdad. While Saddam Hussein didn’t posses nuclear weapons, his nuclear power station which was being constructed still had much radioactive waste stored in two large warehouses. The waste, stored mostly in large metal drums, sat dormant for many years...
Posted: Wed Jan 21, 2004 12:19PM
text Haiti: Foreign Press Liaison Update - January 21 by AHP
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Posted: Wed Jan 21, 2004 10:12AM
text 1/19 Haiti Update by Agence Haitienne de Presse
Agence Haitienne Presse is an independent news agency based in Haiti...
Posted: Tue Jan 20, 2004 11:15PM
text Spring Equinox 2004 Global Rainbow Gathering of the Tribes - Mexico by Rainbow Hawk
This is the Spring Equinox 2004 Global Rainbow Gathering of the Tribes & Eco-Village Project(s) in La Paz County. Baja California Sur, Mexico: March 15th - 30th, 2004...
Posted: Tue Jan 20, 2004 3:23PM
text Lebanon says UN probe found Israeli bulldozer hit on its soil by AFP
Lebanese President Emile Lahoud said that a UN investigation had found that an Israeli military bulldozer hit by a Hezbollah rocket attack was in Lebanese territory at the time of the strike....
Posted: Tue Jan 20, 2004 1:34PM
text Montesinos in Court on FARC Gun-Running Charges by FARC and the CIA
Rightwing Peruvian spymaster Montesinos is being accused of running guns to the FARC. In Peru Montesinos was known for his violent anti-Communist views and is thought to have been working for the CIA. Does this mean the CIA is/was secretly funding both sides in the war in Colombia?...
Posted: Tue Jan 20, 2004 9:27AM
text More Afghan civilians killed by US by beeb
Four children were among 11 people killed when a US air strike targeted an Afghan village in southern Oruzgan province, local officials say....
Posted: Mon Jan 19, 2004 7:28PM
text Fresh clashes in Haitian capital by beeb
Police have fired tear gas in the Haitian capital Port-au-Prince in fresh clashes with anti-government demonstrations on Monday....
Posted: Mon Jan 19, 2004 7:27PM
text *Deep Reality* at www.antiwar.com by Liberez L'Ours
www.antiwar.com is now a Go To website for Deep Reality about the Bush Regime. Today's essay by Justin Raimondo exposes the latest NeoCon reality: Conrad Black's company, who fired him alleging looting of $200 million has many NeoCons on its corporate board including Richard Perle, Henry Kissinger...and more...
Posted: Mon Jan 19, 2004 11:42AM
text Human Rights are not Abstract by Thomas Gebauer
"Shortly after the fall of the Berlin Wall, the Mexican writer Carlos Fuentes warned that the idea of freedom could atrophe to neoliberal liberation from social respnsibility and freedom rights could have only trade, investments and capital transactions as their object.."...
Posted: Mon Jan 19, 2004 6:12AM
text Daily Double-Shot of Reality: Iraq by Liberez L'Ours
Article sums up status of Iraq. There will be no *democracy*. The US will maintain bases there to rule Iraq and the Middle East until the oil is gone. Turnover to a puppet regime in June means turning over accountability and blame while retaining for the Bush Regime the real power in Iraq. Bush lied again......
Posted: Mon Jan 19, 2004 12:00AM
text Mexico: Armed Riot Police Storm Tlalnepantla, Morelos by reposter
The town of Tlalnepantla, Morelos, Mexico faces brutal repression as it declares itself autonomous....
Posted: Sun Jan 18, 2004 9:17PM
text Israel to fight World Court's jurisdiction by alj
Israel plans to challenge officially the World Court's right to rule on whether it should tear down an apartheid wall it is building seizing and cutting off parts of the occupied West Bank into Israel....
Posted: Sun Jan 18, 2004 1:03PM
text Mexico Case Study Complete: Poor women worse off after NAFTA by Women's Edge Coalition
The case study provides, for the first time, an accurate and quantifiable picture of how NAFTA affected women differently from men, and shows that the negative consequences of trade agreements often have an even greater impact on poor women....
Posted: Sun Jan 18, 2004 12:00PM
text Day One at the World Social Forum in India by J. Pupovac
Over one-hundred and twenty thousand delegates of the "world's second superpower" converged today at this historic international gathering of those who believe that the current rules of economic globalization are creating a future of war, inequality and environmental degradation and that “a better world is possible.”...
Posted: Sun Jan 18, 2004 11:58AM
text How The US Media Treats Post-Saddam Iraq by faiza (reposted)
Break past the media lies and spin and read from real Iraqis just trying to get by as the war rages around them....
Posted: Sun Jan 18, 2004 11:57AM
text Open Letter to San Francisco area IndyMedia by Susan Shocks
The recent split betewwn sf.indymedia and indybay leaves me, as a naive but sincere reader, with one question. Which site should I visit?...
Posted: Sat Jan 17, 2004 8:06PM
text Human rights groups: US may be guilty of “collective punishment” war crime in Iraq by wsws
US military forces in Iraq appear to be committing war crimes by detaining the relatives of suspected insurgents and demolishing their homes, according to Human Rights Watch (HRW), the international human rights organization....
Posted: Sat Jan 17, 2004 6:17PM
text 1/17 Urgent Update from Kate Raphael by Kate Raphael
Well, the hearing in my case today did not go well. The judge felt I was acting in bad faith and had, in fact, only thought about making Aliyah after signing the agreement to leave on the 17th. Gaby (attorney) thinks it is important that people fax the Minister of Interior, preferably by Sunday morning but after is still good....
Posted: Sat Jan 17, 2004 11:28AM
text US casualties in Iraq rise to 500 by beeb
Three US soldiers and two Iraqis have been killed in a bomb attack on a patrol north of the capital Baghdad, the US military says....
Posted: Sat Jan 17, 2004 11:03AM