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New Haven Advocate's
"Best of New Haven 2001"
-- Staff Picks --
Scott Harris, Best Radio News Reporter
WPKN Radio, 89.5 FM

"Giving Voice to Dissent: Bridgeport's WPKN Radio Covers The News With Left-Of-Center Takes Not Found In The Mainstream Media" Hartford Courant, Feb. 26, 2003

"The Rest of the News," New Haven Advocate, July 3, 2003


War And Profiteering

Those Who Dared to Come Forward
In-depth compilation on Washington insiders speaking out on Bush administration policies and actions

"Iraq On The Record," U.S. Rep. Henry Waxman report, March 16, 2004

"Greenspan Testimony Highlights Bush Plan for Deliberate Federal Bankruptcy," by Michael Meurer,, March 2, 2004

"Noam Chomsky on Middle East Conflict and U.S. War Plan Against Iraq," Between The Lines interview with Noam Chomsky, conducted by Scott Harris, for the Week Ending May 3, 2002

"The Iraq War & The Bush Administration's Pursuit of Global Domination," Counterpoint, Sept. 15, 2003

The Iraq Crisis, a Global Policy Forum, UN Security Council section on the 13 years of sanctions and other background of the war, the humanitarian situation, the importance of Iraq's huge oil resources, and disputes over a post-war government and reconstruction plan

"Occupation, Inc." Southern Exposure, Winter, 2003/2004

"Pipeline Politics: Oil, The Taliban, and the Political Balance of Central Asia," World Press Review Special Report, Nov.-Dec. 2001

"War Profiteering," by The Nation editors, April 24, 2003

"An Annotated Saddam Chronology," ZNet, Dec. 15, 2003

Civil Liberties

"The Global Gulag: Into The Shadows," by Tom Engelhardt,, April 5, 2004

"Keeping Secrets: The Bush administration is doing the public's business out of the public eye. Here's how--and why," by Christopher H. Schmitt and Edward T. Pound, U.S. News & World Report, Dec. 12, 2003

"FBI Memo: Tactics Used During Protests And Demonstrations" Federal Bureau of Investigation, Oct. 15, 2003

"F.B.I. Scrutinizes Antiwar Rallies" by Eric Lichtblau, New York Times, Nov. 23, 2003

"Fascism Anyone?" 14 Signs of Fascism, Free Inquiry Magazine, Volume 23, No. 2

"Germany In 1933: The Easy Slide Into Fascism," The Crisis Papers, June 9, 2003

Multi-Ethnic Issues Advocacy

Dr. Earl Ofari Hutchinson's Commentaries, The Hutchinson Report
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For The Week Ending April 16, 2004

Critic Charges Bush Administration's "Language of Lying"
Tranformed to "an Orwellian Artform"

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Bush Regime/Election 2004


"Talking The Talk," by Richard Blow,, April 14, 2004

"Republicans Fear Iraq War Fallout," Associated Press, April 14, 2004

"Fear Is Being Used As An Election Tactic," by Sheldon S. Wolin, Newsday, April 14, 2004

"A Scary Performance, and a Signal for Slaughter," Matthew Rothschild, The Progressive, April 14, 2004

American Empire/War Profiteering


"U.S. Seeks Major Military Base On United Cyprus" Asia Times, April 10, 2004

"9/11 Commission Overlooks Results Of Proxy War Strategy," by Tony Karon,, April 8, 2004

"Postwar" Occupation of Iraq


"Refugees Tell Of Rising Anger In Falluja," Christian Science Monitor, April 14, 2004

"A Nervous Baghdad Battens Down The Hatches," Independent/UK, April 14, 2004

"Insurgents Display New Sophistication," Washington Post, April 14, 2004

"Winning Hearts And Minds," by Rahul Mahajan, ZNet, April 14, 2004

"Autopsy Of A Failed Occupation," by Christian Parenti, Alternet, April 13, 2004

"Falluja: Inside The Fire,", April 13, 2004

"What Triggered The Shia Insurrection?,", April 12, 2004

"Report From Falluja: Destroying A Town In Order To Save It," by Rahul Mahajan, Empire Notes, April 12, 2004

"Americans Slaughtering Civilians In Falluja," Electronic Iraq, April 12, 2004

"An Iraqi Intifada," by Naomi Klein in Baghdad, Guardian/UK, April 12, 2004

"'Damn The U.S. And Damn The Resistance,'" Observer/UK, April 11, 2004

Civil Liberties

"ACLU Challenges Protest Laws Passed For Upcoming G8 Summit In Georgia," Associated Press, April 13, 2004


Media Issues


"How the 'NewsHour' Changed History," by Norman Solomon, AlterNet, April 15, 2004

"The Revolution Will Not Be Televised (But May Be At Your Local Art Theatre)," Counterpunch, April 9, 2004

"Despite Setbacks, Top U.S. Papers Back U.S. War In Iraq," Editor & Publisher, April 9, 2004

"Misreporting The Uprising In Iraq," by Danny Schechter,, April 7, 2004


"Woman Who Lost Son Now Protests; Faults Bush, Rumsfeld," Ledger-Enquirer, April 9, 2004

"U.S. Muslims Seek Pentagon Probe On Iraq Photo," Electronic Iraq, April 8, 2004


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