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"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 Sept. 1, 2006


U.S. Politics

"Corruption-Tainted Republican Withdraws From Ohio Congressional Race," Associated Press, Aug. 15, 2006

"The Democrats' Lebanon Failure," by Stephen Zunes,, Aug. 15, 2006

"Democrats See Security Issue As Key Issue For Fall," The New York Times, Aug. 15, 2006

"For GOP, Bad Gets Worse In Northeast," Washington Post, Aug. 14, 2006

"Who's Afraid Of Hillary Clinton? MoveOn," by Norman Solomon, Counterpunch, Aug. 14, 2006

"Democracy Breaks Out In Connecticut," by Katrina vanden Heuvel, The Nation, Aug. 14, 2006

"De Facto GOP Nominee Lieberman Smears Bernie Sanders," by David Sirota, Working for Change, Aug. 14, 2006

"Will Lieberman's Loss Push Dems To The Right?," by Matt Stoller,, Aug. 14, 2006

"Still Battling GOP Voter Suppression," by Jabari Asim, Washington Post, Aug. 14, 2006

"'Swift Boat' Veterans Set Sights On Murtha," Los Angeles Times, Aug. 13, 2006

"Where Have You Gone, Joe Lieberman? A Nation Turns Its Curious Eyes To Connecticut," by Robert Borosage, Dallas-Fort Worth Star Telegram (Texas), Aug. 13, 2006

"Dean: Lieberman Should Drop Out Of Race," Reuters, Aug. 13, 2006

"Meet The GOP's Latest Smear Machine: 'Vets For Freedom' Fight For Rove And Lieberman," by John Stauber, Counterpunch, Aug. 12/13, 2006

"Lieberman's Loss Makes Cheney Talk Terror," by Arianna Huffington,, Aug. 12, 2006

"GOP Sticks With Fear And Smear," by William Greider, The Nation, Aug. 12, 2006

"Sore Loserman, Redux: An Independent Hypocrite," by Michael Donnelly, Counterpunch, Aug. 11, 2006


Bush Regime

"Is Conspiracy A War Crime? White House Says Yes," Christian Science Monitor, Aug. 14, 2006

"Bush Versus The Constitution," by David Swanson, Truthout, Aug. 11, 2006

"Criminal Administration: Conyers' Report Lays Out Case Against White House," by Jennifer Van Bergen,, Aug. 11, 2006


American Empire/War Profiteering

"With Lebanon And Iraq Crises, Analysts Fear Disaster In U.S. Course,'" by Jim Lobe, Inter Press Service, Aug. 15, 2006

"Washington's Interests In Israel's War," by Seymour Hersh, The New Yorker, Aug. 14, 2006

"Bush 'Viewed War In Lebanon As A Curtain-Raiser For Attack On Iran,'" by Andrew Buncombe, Independent/UK, Aug. 14, 2006


"Postwar" Occupation of Iraq & Afghanistan

"Sickened Iraq Vets Cite Depleted Uranium," Associated Press, Aug. 12, 2006

"Resist The Taliban? What For?," by Sara Daniel, Le Nouvel Observateur/France, Aug. 10, 2006


Civil Liberties

"The Land Of The Free-- But Free Speech Is A Rare Commodity," by Henry Porter, Observer/UK, Aug. 13, 2006


Media Issues

"Two Sides To Every Conflict-- Unless You Rely On The U.S. Media For Information," by Andrew Gumbel & Donald Macintyre, Independent/UK, Aug. 15, 2006

"Eavesdropping And The Election: An Answer On The Question Of Timing," by Byron Calame, The New York Times, Aug. 13, 2006

"Bush's Primetime Lies Go Unchallenged By Mainstream Media," by by Rev. William Alberts, Counterpunch, Aug. 12/13, 2006

"Government Joins Net Treaty That May Limit Rights In U.S., Overseas," by Shreema Mehta, The New Standard, Aug. 11, 2006

"The Problem With Pundits," by Eric Boehlert, The Nation, Aug. 11, 2006



"The Antiwar Movement: Weak, Passive, Distracted," by Todd Chretien, Counterpunch, Aug. 15, 2006

"Lt. Ehren Watada: Protecting First Amendment Freedoms By Opposing illegal War," by Susan Van Haitsma, Austin American-Statesman (Texas), Aug. 15, 2006

"Hundreds March In L.A. To Protest Lebanon, Iraq Wars," Los Angeles Times, Aug. 13, 2006

"Times Call For New Pentagon Papers," by Daniel Ellsberg, Philadelphia Inquirer, Aug. 8, 2006


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