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Law & Order
R. valeria Treves
keith harmon snow
Eleanor J. Bader
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Table of Contents - June 2004
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Bush, Veterans, & the Confederacy by Kyle Tucker
I t is disturbing that President Bush not only has refused to attend the funeral of any service- person killed in Iraq, but also refuses t... More / Printer Friendly Version
Compstat, NYPD, & Mad Data by R. valeria Treves
S candal erupted in the New York City Police Department in March 2004 when the Police Benevolent Association (PBA), a police officers union, ... More / Printer Friendly Version
An Ocean of Resistance by Ed Tant
W e have to become not just a military superpower, but a ‘humanitarian’ superpower,” historian Howard Zinn told a large audience at ... More / Printer Friendly Version
Country Joe by Norman Solomon
S ince the release of their first two albums in 1967— Electric Music for the Mind and Body along with I-Feel-Like-I&rsquo... More / Printer Friendly Version
This War and Racism by Norman Solomon
A mong the millions of words that have appeared since late April about abuse and torture at the Abu Ghraib prison in Iraq, one has been no... More / Printer Friendly Version
State Terror in Ethiopia by keith harmon snow
T he East African nation of Ethiopia is the latest U.S. terror war ally to turn its guns on indigenous peoples in a zone coveted by corporate ... More / Printer Friendly Version
Extreme Advertising!?! by Lydia Sargent
W elcome to Hotel Satire, a place where gals gather to learn how to be the domestic appendages/sex objects they were born to be. The... More / Printer Friendly Version
Inside The Cells Of Abu Ghraib by Kurt Nimmo
D amn video and digital cameras. If not for the availability of these electronic devices, it is possible the world would have never ... More / Printer Friendly Version
Beyond Doublespeak: Iraq & Israel by Edward Herman
B ush, Sharon, and the media are steadily breaking new ground in the use of language to put aggression, pacification, ethnic clean- sing, ... More / Printer Friendly Version
Kosovo Five Years Later by Aidan Hehir
N o military campaign in history was so heralded as “the right thing to do” by Western political leaders before, during, and a... More / Printer Friendly Version
All In A Day's Work by Carolyn Crane
M edea Benjamin began her political life in high school with a fascination for global events that eventually landed her a job with the United ... More / Printer Friendly Version
Blue Mountain Clinic, Montana by Raquel Castellanos
O n a brisk Missoula morning last September, anti-choice extremists showed up at Blue Mountain Clinic to harass and heckle women accessing ... More / Printer Friendly Version
Behind the War On Terror by David Barsamian
N afeez Mossadeq Ahmed, based in the UK, is the executive director of the Institute for Policy Research & Development. He is the author ... More / Printer Friendly Version
Brazil’s Drumbeat by Teo Ballvé
I f Brazil’s pulse were audible, it would be a drumbeat. Undoubtedly, music breathes life into many of the country’s traditions: ... More / Printer Friendly Version
March For Women’s Lives by Eleanor J. Bader
L ike many who participated in the April 25 March for Women’s Lives, nurse Joyce Amit marched in memory of women she had never met. “Two ... More / Printer Friendly Version
Bay Area Grocery Workers by Javier Armas
U -F-C-W! Safeway, we’re coming through!” chanted hundreds of UFCW members and officials at a meeting held on March 14 at the ILWU ... More / Printer Friendly Version
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CUBAN 5 - From May 30 to June 5, supporters of the Cuban 5 will gather in Washington DC to raise awareness about the case and to demand a humanitarian solution that will allow the return of these men to their homeland.
Contact: email@example.com; firstname.lastname@example.org.
BIKES - Bikes Not Bombs is holding its 24th annual Bike- A-Thon and Green Roots Festival in Boston, MA on June 3, with several bike rides, music, exhibitors, and more.
Contact: Bikes Not Bombs, 284 Amory St., Jamaica Plain, MA 02130; 617-522-0222; mailbikesnotbombs.org; www.bikesnotbombs.org.
LEFT FORUM - The 2013 Left Forum will be held June 7-9, at Pace University in NYC.
Contact: 365 Fifth Avenue, CUNY Graduate Center, Sociology Dept., New York, NY 10016; http://www.leftforum.org/.
VEGAN FEST - Mad City Vegan Fest will be held in Madison, WI, June 8. The annual event features food, speakers, and exhibitors.
Contact: 122 State Street, Suite 405 B, Madison, WI 53701; email@example.com; http://veganfest.org/.
ADC CONFERENCE - The American-Arab Anti-Discrimination Committee (ADC) holds its annual conference June 13-16 in Washington, DC, with panel discussions and workshops.
Contact: 1990 M Street, Suite 610, Washington, DC, 20036; 202-244-2990; convention @adc. org http://convention.adc.org/.
CUBA/SOCIALISM - A Cuban-North American Dialog on Socialist Renewal and Global Capitalist Crisis will be held in Havana, Cuba, June 16-30. There will be a 5-day Seminar at the University of Havana, plus visits to a co-op and educational and medical institutions.
Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org; http://www.globaljustice center.org/.
NETROOTS - The 8th Annual Netroots Nation conference will take place June 20-23 in San Jose, CA. The event features panels, trainings, networking, screenings, and keynotes.
Contact: 164 Robles Way, #276, Vallejo, CA 94591; email@example.com; http://www.netrootsnation.org/.
MEDIA - The 15th annual Allied Media Conference will be held June 20-23, in Detroit.
Contact: 4126 Third Street, Detroit, MI 48201; http://alliedmedia.org/.
GRASSROOTS - The United We Stand Festival will be hosted by Free & Equal, June 22 in Little Rock, Arkansas. The festival aims to reform the electoral process in the U.S.
LITERACY - The National Association for Media Literacy Education (NAMLE) will hold its conference July 12-13 in Los Angeles.
Contact: 10 Laurel Hill Drive, Cherry Hill, NJ 08003; http://namle.net/conference/.
IWW - The North American Work People’s College will take place July 12-16 at Mesaba Co-op Park in northern Minnesota. The event will bring together Wobblies from across the continent to learn skills and build one big union.
PEACESTOCK - On July 13, the 11th Annual Peacestock will take place at Windbeam Farm in Hager City, WI. The event is a mixture of music, speakers, and community for peace. Sponsored by Veterans for Peace.
Contact: Bill Habedank, 1913 Grandview Ave., Red Wing, MN 55066; 651-388-7733; firstname.lastname@example.org; http://www. peacestockvfp.org.
LA RAZA - The annual National Council of La Raza (NCLR) Conference is scheduled for July 18-19 in New Orleans, with workshops, presentations, and panel discussions.
Contact: NCLR Headquarters Office, Raul Yzaguirre Building, 1126 16th Street, NW, Washington, DC 20036; 202-785-1670; www.nclr.org.
ACTIVIST CAMP - Youth Empowered Action (YEA) Camp will have sessions in July and August in Ben Lomond, CA; Portland, OR; Charlton, MA. YEA Camp is designed for activists 12-17 years old who want to make a difference.
Contact: email@example.com; http://yeacamp.org/.