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The requested content was deleted with notes: An article carried on your web page and dated Dec 17 is a hoax. Apparently an article published elsewhere -- and based on events that occurred at Dartmouth -- has been doctored and my name substituted for that of a professor there. Please remove the offending, dishonest piece immediately and post an explanation. Thank you. Bruce Levine Professor of History Stevenson College Academic Center University of California, Santa Cruz

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LOCAL News :: Civil & Human Rights : Labor & Economics : Resistance & Tactics

Why Your Protest at the Capitola Mall is A-OK

While the Capitola Mall is still restricting protest unlawfully, the National Labor Relations Board ruled in August against Capitola Malls' content-based policies, and limited time, place, and manner restrictions.
 

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Commentary :: Alternative Media

History of the "no planes on 9/11" hoaxes

"In September 2004, the American Free Press newspaper published an article implying that there wasn't a plane crash in Pennsylvania (even though a lot of people saw and heard it happen). This publication is part of an ultra right-wing media group that also publishes the "Barnes Review," a Holocaust Denial publication that has praised Hitler. AFP / Barnes, by their own admission, works closely with KKK leader David Duke. Perhaps their motto should be "No Planes on 9/11 and No Gas Chambers in the Holocaust." The AFP acronym is also used by Agence-France Press, one of the world's leading media organizations, which could cause confusion and undeserved legitimacy for the American Free Press, which promotes (and creates) hoaxes that misdirect serious investigation into 9/11 complicity."
 

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LOCAL News :: Education & Youth : Government & Elections : Peace & War : Police State

Students Denounce Pentagon Surveillance of Counter-Recruitment Activities

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
DECEMBER 14, 2005

CONTACT: Students Against War’s ad-hoc press team:
Jen Low, Josh Sonnenfeld, Kot Hordynski
 

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News :: Civil & Human Rights

Help support a Moratorium on Executions!! (AB 1121)

Californians for a Moratorium on Executions (CME) is a coalition of diverse groups working for a time-out on executions and a study of the death penalty in California. The coalition was founded in 2001 after more than 100 people had been released from death rows across the nation after having been found wrongfully convicted. Even many supporters of the death penalty have agreed that the system is broken and have joined the call for a time-out on executions.
 

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News :: Environment & Food : Globalization & Capitalism : Government & Elections

International alliance calls for end to term “clean coal,? calls for responsible transition

In Response to the growing and unfortunate trend among environmental and social justice groups use of the industry and government created term "clean coal," West Virginia Citizen's Action Group, Coal River Mountain Watch launched an internationally circulated sign-on letter calling for a unification of these groups against this sort of industry doublespeak which makes it so much harder for those working towards positive change to achieve it. Over 80 Organizations and prominent individuals have signed on at the time of the release. Please view the letter and add your name too at www.crmw.net
 

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Commentary :: Civil & Human Rights : Globalization & Capitalism : Health & Drugs

The Health Care Fiasco Grows Among Temporary Services

Both Kelly and Manpower now offer "health plans" that are a sick joke.
 

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Commentary :: Labor & Economics

The Truth About SPFPA

 

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News :: Police State

Execution of Stanley "Tookie" Williams

Stanley “Tookie? Williams, co-founder of the Crip street gang in Los Angeles, was executed in San Quentin Prison on December 13 just after midnight. California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger coldly and callously refused to grant him clemency, saying that “the facts do not justify overturning the court decision.? Even though Tookie Williams had changed and became a very outspoken advocate against gang violence and for peace. They showed him no mercy. But it is deeper than this. In a highly political statement, Schwarzenegger also said that Tookie Williams' 1998 book Life In Prison was “dedicated to people like Assata Shakur, Mumia Abu Jamal? and particularly “Black militant George Jackson? which, according to Schwarzenegger, “is a significant indicator that Williams is not reformed and that he still sees violence and lawlessness as legitimate means to address societal problems.?
 

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Commentary :: Peace & War

Peace and Freedom Party taken over by control freaks

Control of California's Peace and Freedom Party has been seized by a small group of self styled "socialists" from the Bay Area and Los Angeles basin.
 

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Commentary :: Environment & Food

The Plague Upon Eden

a great critique of humanity and our role in the destruction of the environment/creation of global warming
 

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