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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 Nov. 5, 2004


Bush Regime/Election 2004

"In 1999, Bush Spoke Of Wanting To Invade Iraq If Elected," by Russ Baker, Guerrilla News Network, Oct. 28, 2004

"Beware Scalia-Thomas Clones," by Marjorie Cohn, Truthout, Oct. 28, 2004

"God On Their Side: The GOP And Rising Evangelism," by Jeannette Batz Cooperman, Alternet, Oct. 28, 2004

"Republicans Accused Of Scaring Off Voters As Bush Looks For Converts In Ohio," Independent/UK, Oct. 28, 2004

"The GOP's Shameful Vote Strategy," by Harold Meyerson, Washington Post, Oct. 27, 2004

"Bush's War Against The Military," by Ian Williams, In These Times, Oct. 27, 2004

"Time's Up For Tom Delay?," by Evan Derkasz, Alternet, Oct. 27, 2004

"Bulgegate: Bush's Latest Lie About What He Wore To The Debates," by David Lindorff, Counterpunch, Oct. 27, 2004

"New Florida Vote Scandal Feared," by Greg Palast, BBC, Oct. 27, 2004

"Postal Experts Hunt For Missing Ballots In Florida," Reuters, Oct. 27, 2004

"Signs Of Voter Fraud Appear," Los Angeles Times, Oct. 27, 2004

"Twelve Ways Bush Is Now Stealing The Ohio Vote," by Bob Fitrakis & Harvey Wasserman, The Free Press, Oct. 27, 2004


American Empire/War Profiteering

"The Colonial Precedent: Iraq War Mirroring Britain's Recent Imperial History," by Mark Curtis, Guardian/UK, Oct. 26, 2004

"It's Drafty In Here: A Reelected Bush May Need To Revive Conscription Whether He Wants To Or Not," by Matthew Yglesias, The American Prospect, Oct. 13, 2004


"Postwar" Occupation of Iraq

"Study: 100,000 Excess Iraqi Deaths Since War," Reuters, Oct. 28, 2004

"Americans Prepare For 'Final Assault' On Fallujah," Independent/UK, Oct. 28, 2004

"Negligent U.S. Forces To Blame For Massacre Of Iraqi Recuits, Allawi Says," Independent/UK, Oct. 27, 2004

"Promoting Abu Ghraib," by Deborah Pearlstein, The American Prospect, Oct. 26, 2004


Civil Liberties

"The Road To Abu Ghraib," by Phillip Carter, Washington Monthly, Nov., 2004

"FBI Glossed Over Abu Ghraib Abuses In Recently Obtained Report," by Lisa Ashkenaz Croke, The New Standard, Oct. 28, 2004

"Amnesty: No Change In U.S. Torture Policy," by Jim Lobe, Inter Press Service, Oct. 28, 2004

"Policing Is Aggressive At Bush Events," Washington Post, Oct. 28, 2004

"Four Ex-Detainees Sue Rumsfeld, 10 Others," Boston Globe, Oct. 28, 2004

"Amnesty: U.S. 'War On Terror' Mentality Leads To Torture," Agence France Presse, Oct. 27, 2004

"Flipping Off Bush On Civil Liberties," by Noah Leavitt, Alternet, Oct. 27, 2004


Media Issues

"Seymour Hersh, Man On Fire," by Lakshmi Chaudhry, Alternet, Oct. 27, 2004

"FCC Poised To Reward Sinclair With More Stations,", 2004



"U.S. Iraq War Veterans' Voices Rise In Protest," by Dahr Jamail, Inter Press Service, Oct. 26, 2004

"PunkVoter: The Day The Music Voted," by Erica Pedersen, Alternet, Oct. 25, 2004


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