Monthly Archives: March 2011

In the Belly of the Beast: 3/30/11: The Truth About the Economy: We’re Heading Back Toward a Double Dip

INDEX The WikiLeaks News & Views Blog for Wednesday, Day 123 from The Nation Blogs: Media Fix by Greg Mitchell Judge to Wisconsin GOP: Don’t you dare from AMERICAblog: A great nation deserves the truth by John Aravosis (DC) Vatican warns the Internet is … Continue reading

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Revolution is in the Air: 3/30/11: repression in Bahrain: not in the US press

INDEX The WikIileaks News & Views Blog for Wednesday, Day 123 from The Nation Blogs: Media Fix by Greg Mitchell EVENTS repression in Bahrain: not in the US press from The Angry Arab News Service/وكالة أنباء العربي الغاضب by noreply@blogger.com (As’ad AbuKhalil) Hundreds of … Continue reading

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America de Pie: 3/30/11: Haitians Face Imminent Eviction from Displaced Persons Camps

INDEX The WikiLeaks News & Views Blog for Thursday, Day 110 from The Nation Blogs: Media Fix by Greg Mitchell Haitians Face Imminent Eviction from Displaced Persons Camps from Democracy Now! | Healthcare Reform by mail@democracynow.org (Democracy Now!) Haitians Deported from the U.S. Held … Continue reading

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Palestine/Israel Apartheid News: 3/30/11: Israeli activists call for a ‘no fly zone’ over Gaza

INDEX The WikIileaks News & Views Blog for Wednesday, Day 123 from The Nation Blogs: Media Fix by Greg Mitchell Israel passes law nixing citizenship for “treason”; cracks down on Facebook from World War 4 Report blogs by WW4 Report Israeli activists call for … Continue reading

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Israeli activists call for a ‘no fly zone’ over Gaza

Israeli activists call for a ‘no fly zone’ over Gaza by ADAM HOROWITZ on MARCH 30, 2011 Like 55Retweet 10   The following announcement was sent out by the Israeli activists behind the “return to sender” campaign working to end US support for … Continue reading

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Krugman: The only way govt. belt-tightening won’t hurt growth is if consumers take on more debt

Krugman: The only way govt. belt-tightening won’t hurt growth is if consumers take on more debt from AMERICAblog: A great nation deserves the truth by Gaius Publius That’s a rather stunning statement, isn’t it? We’re in an environment in which government cutback … Continue reading

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John Miller at US Uncut Protest; Jonathan Rowe

John Miller at US Uncut Protest; Jonathan Rowe from Dollars & Sense Blog by Chris Sturr Popout 1. U.S. Uncut Teach-In John Miller, D&S collective member and columnist, participated in a recent US Uncutteach-in. (Here is the article from The Nation that got people excited … Continue reading

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The Truth About the Economy: We’re Heading Back Toward a Double Dip

The Truth About the Economy: We’re Heading Back Toward a Double Dip from Robert Reich 3 people liked this Why aren’t Americans being told the truth about the economy? We’re heading in the direction of a double dip – but you’d … Continue reading

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The Symphony Way

The Symphony Way from Raj Patel by Raj Before the Soccer World Cup last year, I was asked to write a foreword to an anthology of life stories told by South African pavement dwellers, living on Symphony Way. The stories blew me … Continue reading

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FYI: On Libya

FYI: On Libya from Raj Patel by Raj The staff at Focus on the Global South put together this announcement last week. Given today’s news from Syria, and President Assad’s finger-pointing at outside intervention, Focus’ position is prescient and pressing. Original here.   End … Continue reading

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