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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 Nov. 12, 2004


Election 2004

"Evidence Mounts That the Vote Was Hacked," by Thom Hartmann, Common Dreams, Nov. 6, 2004

"Should America Trust The Results Of This Election?," by Shane Cory, Washington Dispatch, Nov. 5, 2004

"Machine Error Gives Bush 1000s Of Extra Votes In Ohio," Associated Press, Nov. 5, 2004

"Group Finds Voting Irregularities In South," Associated Press, Nov. 5, 2004

"Three House Democrats Seek Limited Election Inquiry," Wired News, Nov. 5, 2004

"Warren County, Ohio Vote Tally Walled Off, Citing Homeland Security," Cincinnati Enquirer, Nov. 5, 2004

"Software Flaw Found In Florida Voting Machines," Cox News Service, Nov. 5, 2004

"In One District, Bush's Total Was Supersized By A Computer Glitch," Columbus Dispatch, Nov. 5, 2004

"Election Day 2004: A Fragmented, Underfunded System Continues to Frustrate Thousands of Voters," Common Cause, Nov. 5, 2004

"Understanding the 2004 Presidential Election: Beyond the Polarized Electorate, And The Republicans' Superior Voter Turnout," by John W. Dean,, Nov. 5, 2004

"Reports Of Electronic Voting Trouble Top 1,000," Associated Press, Nov. 4, 2004

"Election 2004: A Full Investigation Is Required," by Marc Sapir, ZNet, Nov. 4, 2004

"Homo Hate: Kerry Loses To Rove's Anti-Gay Hysteria," by Doug Ireland. L.A. Weekly, Nov. 5, 2004

"Kerry Won," by Greg Palast,, Nov. 4, 2004

"North Carolina Computer Loses More Than 4,500 Votes," Associated Press, Nov. 4, 2004

"E-Voting Irregularities Raise Eyebrows, Blood Pressure," USA Today, Nov. 4, 2004

"Sour Grapes Or Vote Fraud?," by Mike Whitney,, Nov. 4, 2004

"International Elections Monitors Find Faults In Florida Voting," International Herald Tribune, Nov. 4, 2004

"The Day The Enlightenment Went Out" by Garry Wills, The New York Times, Nov. 4, 2004

"1968 And Today: These Elections Weren't Referendums On War," by Jonah Birch, Counterpunch, Nov. 4, 2004

"A Blue City (Disconsolate, Even) Bewildered by a Red America," The New York Times, Nov. 4, 2004

"Why Kerry Lost," ZNet, Nov. 3, 2004

"Kerry Calls Bush to Concede Election," The Associated Press, Nov. 3, 2004

"Eyes of the World on U.S. Election," The Associated Press, Nov. 2, 2004

" G.O.P. Can Challenge Voters at Ohio Polls, Court Rules," The New York Times, Nov. 2, 2004

"Florida's Palm Beach County Bracing For Electoral Storm," by Medea Benjamin & Deborah James, Truthout, Nov. 2, 2004

"An Election Spoiled Rotten," by Greg Palast,, Nov. 1, 2004

"Complaint Sheets In Hand, Army Of Volunteers Watches Over Florida's Voting," Agence France Presse, Nov. 1, 2004

"Federal Judge Bars Ohio Poll Challengers," Associated Press, Nov. 1, 2004

"Bullies Ascendent," by Nina Burleigh, Alternet, Nov. 1, 2004

"How Republicans Are Manipulating Soldiers' Children To Get The Military Vote," by Bruce Cole, Common Dreams, Oct. 31, 2004

"Voters Claim Abuse Of Electoral Rolls," by Greg Palast, London Observer/UK, Oct. 31, 2004

"Nader's Game Of Chicken," by Norman Solomon, ZNet, Oct. 31, 2004

"Republicans Pressed To Halt Voter Suppression Efforts," by Jim Lobe, OneWorld U.S., Oct. 29, 2004

"Legal Battles Loom In 7 Key States," Wall Street Journal, Oct. 28, 2004

Bush Regime

"Bush, Buoyed by His Win, Likely to Move Fast on Iraq: A major assault to rein in Sunni insurgents is expected. But some experts see risks ahead," Knight-Ridder, November 5, 2004

"Some Bush Supporters Say They Anticipate A 'Revolution,'" The New York Times, Nov. 4, 2004

"Bush, Republican Right, Extend Mandate," by Jim Lobe, Inter Press Service, Nov. 3, 2004

"Bush Victory Bad News For Fallujah: As Republicans Prepare For A Second Term, The World Is Braced For More Violence" The Age (Australia), Nov. 3, 2004


American Empire/War Profiteering

"U.N.'s Annan Seeks to Prevent an Assault on Fallouja: His letter to U.S., British and Iraqi leaders warns of increasing hostility and election boycott," Los Angeles Times, Nov. 5, 2004

"European Leaders Indicate Lack of Support for US Policy on Iraq," by Knight-Ridder, Nov. 5, 2004

"Halliburton Surges After Bush Re-Election," Reuters, Nov. 3, 2004

"What We Call Peace Is Little More Than A Capitulation To A Corporate Coup," by Arundhati Roy, Sydney Morning Herald/Australia, Nov. 3, 2004

"Bush's Win Could Boost His Foreign Policy 'Revolution,"' Reuters, Nov. 3, 2004

"U.S. Elections And Latin America: Can The U.S. Ever Be A Good Neighbor?," by Laura Carlson, Counterpunch, Nov. 2, 2004


"Postwar" Occupation of Iraq

"Outnumbered Reservists Watched Helplessly As Al Qaqaa Was Looted," Los Angeles Times, Nov. 4, 2004

"100,000 Iraqis Dead: Should We Believe It?," by Stephen Soldz, ZNet, Nov. 3, 2004

"The Rise And Fall Of Fallujah," Asia Times, Nov. 3, 2004

"The Generals Speak: Seven Retired Military Leaders Discuss What Has Gone Wrong In Iraq," Rolling Stone Nov. 3, 2004


Civil Liberties

"Ashcroft Likely to Leave Post" The Associated Press, Nov. 4, 2004

"Ashcroft Vs. Supreme Court," St. Petersburg Times editorial, Nov. 3, 2004


Media Issues

"'Moral Values' Factor Skewed By Faulty Exit Polling," by Andrew Tyndall,, Nov. 5, 2004

"Too Little, Too Late: GOP Controls The Flow Of Information," by Robert Parry, Consortium News, Nov. 3, 2004

"Killing of Journalists In 2004 At 'Unprecedented Levels Of Brutality' Says IFJ As Total Nears 100," International Federation of Journalists, Nov. 2, 2004



"Tomorrow Is A Long Time," by Michael Albert, ZNet, Nov. 4, 2004

"Waking Up To Reality: Strategic Proposals For The Way Ahead," by Jessica Azulay & Brian Dominick, ZNet, Nov. 4, 2004


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