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New Haven Advocate's
"Best of New Haven 2001"
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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 Aug. 13, 2004


"Lost Record '02 Florida Vote Raises '04 Concern," The New York Times, July 28, 2004

"The Real Deal At The Convention," by Tom Engelhardt,, July 28, 2004

"Loss Of Vote Data In Florida Raises New Alarms Over E-Voting," Miami Herald, July 28, 2004

Bush Regime/Election 2004

"Florida Ex-Felons Face New Roadblock On Recovering Ballot Rights," Miami Herald, July 23, 2004

"Cynthia McKinney Wins Primary; Fiery Progressive Will Return To Congress," Atlanta Journal-Constitution, July 21, 2004


American Empire/War Profiteering

"Bush Floats War Against Iran," by Ted Rall,, July 28, 2004

"Cheney Lobbied Congress To Ease Sanctions Against Terrorist Countries While He Was CEO Of Halliburton,", July 22, 2004

"Committee On The Present Danger: Neocons Revive Cold War Group," by Jim Lobe,, July 21, 2004


"Postwar" Occupation of Iraq

"The Occupation At 114 Degrees; Baghdad Is Swamped In The Smell Of The Dead," by Robert Fisk, Independent/UK, July 28, 2004

"War Funds Dwindling, GAO Warns," Washington Post, July 22, 2004

"Death Toll Of U.S. Forces In Iraq Reaches 900," Associated Press, July 21, 2004

"Among Troops, Growing Doubts About Mission, And Leaders Who Sent Them," Knight Ridder, July 21, 2004


Civil Liberties

"Police Cage Free Speech Rights In Boston," by Michael Avery, Truthout, July 25, 2004

"Convention Protesters Upset With Site," Associated Press, July 25, 2004

"Whoopi Doo: The Constitution Is On A Slim-Fast Diet," by Alan Bisbort, Hartford Advocate, July 22, 2004

"9/11 Commission Report Takes On PATRIOT Act, Government Secrecy," American Civil Liberties Union press release, July 22, 2004

"Boston DNC Protest Zone Draws Ire," Boston Globe, July 21, 2004

"America Sings A New Song Of Celebrity Censorship," Independent/UK, July 21, 2004

"Republicans In Green Zone Manhattan," by Nick Turse,, July 20, 2004

"Ghost Prisoners," by Nat Hentoff, Village Voice, July 20, 2004

"Linda Ronstadt Kicked Out Of Casino For Praising Michael Moore," Agence France Presse, July 20, 2004


Media Issues

"'Fahrenheit 9/11' Making GOP Nervous," Associated Press, July 22, 2004

"Who Will Protect Us From Fox?," by Antonia Zerbisias, Toronto Star/Canada, July 20, 2004

"Corporate Media And Local Interests: Downsizing The Monster," by Michael Copps, San Francisco Chronicle, July 19, 2004

"The Iraq Scandals: Media Failures Are Next," by Danny Schechter,, July 19, 2004



"Social Forum Of The Americas: Cultural Resistance In Festive Opening Ceremony," Inter Press Service, July 26, 2004

"'It's The War, Stupid,'" CBS News, July 25, 2004

"Activists Ponder DNC Strategy," Los Angeles Times, July 24, 2004


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