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Smoke Signals in Context
Brian tokar and gary Oliver
Capitalism In Crisis?
Slippin' & Slidin'
Right Wing Nixes Gay Christ
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Smoke Signals in Context by Ward Churchill
Rennard Strickland, Tonto's Revenge 1998 Meanwhile, Edwin Carewe, a Chickasaw, had completed The Trail of the Shadow in 1917. The film was distinguishe... More / Printer Friendly Version
The Texas-Vermont-Maine Nuclear Dump by Brian tokar and gary Oliver
In April 1994, the Vermont legislature passed a bill establishing an unprecedented compact with the states of Maine and Texas to dispose of nuclear waste. Now that this nuclear de... More / Printer Friendly Version
The Suburban Economy by Matthew Murray
Several years ago, a friend in Atlanta told me about the latest resource planning problem facing that city. New construction was underway to extend the subway lines further out in... More / Printer Friendly Version
Corporate Sovereignty And (Junk) Science by Edward Herman
One of the great myths and ideological rationales of capitalism is that consumers are sovereign, their demands ultimately ruling the system, with producers only responding to cons... More / Printer Friendly Version
Everybody Loved It, But... by Tom Gallagher
Everyone was telling us, Youre golden, Los Angeles Manufacturing Action Project (LAMAP) founder Peter Olney recalls. In 1995 the organization did seem char... More / Printer Friendly Version
Capitalism In Crisis? by Z Staff
The toppling economies are big news because rather than only the poor suffering this time those of ample means are suffering too. Indeed, if the value of stocks declined while other prices ... More / Printer Friendly Version
Free Speech in the Academy by Phil Cox
What do Amnesty International, the Students of NOW, th'e International Socialist Organization, the Campus Womens Center, Wisconsin PIRG, and the Madison AIDS Support Network all have ... More / Printer Friendly Version
Citizen Wayne Kramer Does The Work by Sandy Carter
During the late 1960s, Detroits legendary MC5 played loud, raging rock and roll laced with bold, incendiary rants against the established order. Although far too abrasive fo... More / Printer Friendly Version
Right Wing Nixes Gay Christ by Michael Bronski
Bronski Corpus Christi, Terrence McNally's dramatic refiguring of the Passion with a queer Christ and a sincere message of tolerance for everyone, has opened on Broadway. While the charg... More / Printer Friendly Version
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LEFT FORUM - The 2013 Left Forum will be held June 7-9, at Pace University in NYC.
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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.
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