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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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Between The Lines
For The Week Ending Oct. 13, 2006


U.S. Politics

"After Foley, New Fears For The GOP," Washington Post, Oct. 3, 2006

"Our Rigged Elections; The Elephant In The Polling Booth," by Mark Crispin Miller, Washington Spectator, Oct. 3, 2006

"The 'F' Word And How To Escape From Its Clutches," by Bernard Weiner,, Oct. 3, 2006

"The House Republican Leadership Scandal," by John Nichols, The Nation, Oct. 3, 2006

"Lincoln Weeps," by Bill Moyers,, Oct. 3, 2006

"Foley, Gays And The Religious Right: Is This The Nail In The GOP Coffin?," by Evan Derkacz, AlterNet, Oct. 3, 2006

"Second Report Confirms Lieberman Threatening To Caucus With GOP," by David Sirota, SirotaBLOG, Oct. 2, 2006

"Putting Party Before Predators: Why Didn't GOP Leaders Stop Foley?," by Cenk Uygur, AlterNet, Oct. 1, 2006


Bush Regime

"Pre-emptive Lawsuit Challenges Bush Detainee Plan," Associated Press, Oct. 2, 2006

"Military Commissions Act 2006-Unchecked Powers?," by Anup Shah, Global Issues, Oct. 2, 2006

"Rumsfeld, Ashcroft Received Warning Of Al Qaeda Attack Before 9/11," McClatchy Newspapers, Oct. 2, 2006

"Two Months Before 9/11, An Urgent Warning To Rice," Washington Post, Oct. 1, 2006

"White House On Defensive Over Woodward Book's Revelations On Iraq," Agence France Presse, Oct. 1, 2006

"Detainee Bill Lifts Bush's Power To New Heights," The New York Times, Sept. 30, 2006

"Bush Says War Critics Embrace 'Enemy's Propaganda,'" Associated Press, Sept. 29, 2006


American Empire/War Profiteering

"U.S. General Says Chavez Worries Region," The New York Times, Oct. 3, 2006

"Latin America Declares Independence," by Noam Chomsky, International Herald Tribune, Oct. 3, 2006

"Engagement Plans: No Military Solutions To U.S. Problems With Iran," by Robert Kuttner, The American Prospect, Sept. 25, 2006


"Postwar" Occupation of Iraq & Afghanistan

"Bloody Day In Iraq Leaves 263 Dead,", Oct. 3, 2006

"Frist: Taliban Should Be In Afghan Government," Associated Press, Oct. 2, 2006

"Secret Reports Dispute White House Optimism On Iraq," Washington Post, Oct. 1, 2006

"U.S. Military Is Still Waiting For Iraqi Forces To 'Stand Up,'" Washington Post, Oct. 1, 2006

"Iraq Civilian Deaths Hit Record In September," Reuters, Oct. 1, 2006

"Over 800 Attacks Every Week In Iraq," Guardian/UK, Sept. 30, 2006

"U.S. Commander Says Insurgency In Western Iraq Unlikely To Be Defeated Until U.S. Leaves," Associated Press, Sept. 29, 2006

"Imperial Life In The Emerald City: Inside Iraq's Green Zone," Democracy Now!, Sept. 29, 2006

"George Bush's Iraq In 21 Questions," by Tom Engelhardt,, Sept. 28, 2006


Civil Liberties

"If A Bill Of Rights Falls In The Forest, Does Anybody Hear?," by Randolph T. Holhut,, Oct. 3, 2006

"Journalist Jailed For Refusal To Turn Over Protest Footage," by Sarah Olson, Truthout, Oct. 3, 2006

"Has Congress Unconstitutionally Suspended The Writ Of Habeas Corpus?," by Jack Balkin, Balkinization, Oct. 3, 2006

"Torture In Context: Senate's Endorsement Is Just Business As Usual For USA," by Geov Parrish,, Oct. 3, 2006

"Fatal Vision: The Deeper Evil Behind The Detainee Bill," by Chris Floyd, Truthout, Oct. 2, 2006

"Are You An 'Unlawful Combatant?,'" by Justin Raimondo,, Oct. 2, 2006

"R.I.P. Bill Of Rights, R.I.P.," by Richard Kim, The Nation, Oct. 1, 2006

"A Constitutional Shredding: Rounding Up U.S. Citizens," by Marjorie Cohn, Counterpunch, Sept. 30/Oct. 1, 2006

"Groups Unanimously Assail New Detention Law," by Jim Lobe, Inter Press Service, Sept. 30, 2006

"Legal Battle Over Detainee Bill Is Likely," Los Angeles Times, Sept. 29, 2006

"Detainee Law May Not Provide Total Immunity For CIA interrogators," McClatchy Newspapers, Sept. 29, 2006


Media Issues

"Media Ownership Issues Return To Spotlight," Associated Press, Oct. 3, 2006

"Is Olbermann On Thin Ice?," by Jeff Cohen, Common Dreams, Oct. 3, 2006

"HP And The Privacy Erosion," by Russell Mokhiber & Robert Weissman, ZNet, Oct. 2, 2006

"How To Read A News Article-A Necessary Reminder," by Carolina Cositore, ZNet, Oct. 1, 2006

"The FCC Scandal," by John Nichols, The Nation, Sept. 28, 2006



"Antiwar Activists Push For U.N. Arms Treaty,"Inter Press Service, Oct. 3, 2006

"The Right Wing Sets Its Sights On MoveOn,"by Joshua Holland, AlterNet, Oct. 2, 2006

"Four Years Of CODEPINK Rabble-Rousing For Peace,"by Medea Benjamin, Common Dreams, Oct. 2, 2006

"About 1,500 Attend Peace Rally On Bangor Waterfront,"Bangor Daily News, Oct. 2, 2006

"Decorated Army Deserter And Iraq War Critic Returns To U.S. From Canada,"Associated Press, Oct. 1, 2006

"Antiwar Rally At Park Peaceful Week After Police Clash With Protesters,"Charlotte Observer (North Carolina), Oct. 1, 2006

"The Growing Iraq Resistance Movement In The U.S. Military,"by Peter Laufer, AlterNet, Sept. 30, 2006

"Three Antiwar Protesters Arrested, Jailed In Minnesota,"Winona Daily News (Minnesota), Sept. 29, 2006


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