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A Tiny Revolution
William Blum/Killing Hope
The Distant Ocean
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Mark Crispin Miller
Crooks and Liars
Black Agenda Report
The Raw Story
Iraq Vets Against the War
Blues and Dreams
Bright Terrible Spirit
Even hawkish guys like John McCain and retired General Colin Powell say torture is immoral and counterproductive.
Jennifer Andison believed she had the right to express a political opinion in Langford, even if it supported the protest against the Bear Mountain Interchange.
Add a comment Add a comment Read more: Anti-War but Pro-Troops?Many who identify themselves as â€œanti-warâ€ still vigorously defend the troopsâ€¦no questions asked.
I went to the University of Victoria last night to see a panel discussion called, 'Civil Liberties and National Security: The Maher Arar Panel.'
But, the vote is about much more than just how far toward meeting America's demand for garrison fodder in its Global War on Terror her neighbour's willing to go; what is being contemplated tomorrow is the end to the thin veneer of a free Canadian will; a putting end finally to the myth of independence.
12 noon - Centennial Square (City Hall)
Marimba band Njiva
Musician Bryan Skinner
As Horton notes, Bush prosecutors are a dab hand at this kind of dirty pool by now, although usually they have to trump up entirely specious charges to take down their victim, as in the case of Don Siegelman of Alabama.
Add a comment Add a comment Read more: Terrorism: Retail and WholesaleHereâ€™s how the U.S. State Department defines terrorism: the use of violence or the threat of violence to harm or intimidate civilians for political purposes.
On the other hand, at another time KBR argued that some of its workers that sued the company after being exposed to dangerous chemicals in Iraq were KBR employees and, because of laws granting contractors doing military work overseas, the company was not legally responsible.
On Monday March 3, the price of crude oil reached $103.95 per barrel on the New York Mercantile Exchange, surpassing the record set nearly 30 years ago during another moment of chaos in the Middle East.