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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 Oct. 27, 2006


U.S. Politics

"The Minutemen Hit The Wall," by Marc Cooper, The Nation, Oct. 23, 2006

"The Drip, Drip, Drip Of The Foley-Haster Scandal," by David Corn,, Oct. 10, 2006

"Why Is The Man Who Stole Ohio Campaigning With A White Supremacist?," by Bob Fitrakis & Harvey Wasserman, Common Dreams, Oct. 9, 2006

"GOP Lawmaker Saw Foley Emails In 2000," Washington Post, Oct. 9, 2006

"Finally, Elite Democrats Are Feeling the Heat," by Ruth Conniff, The Progressive, Oct. 7, 2006

"Ballot Jitters," by Jonah Goldman,, Oct. 6, 2006

"The Forgotten Enron Enablers," by Sarah Anderson,, Oct. 6, 2006


Bush Regime

"Bush's Tough-Talkin' Korea Bungle," by Robert Parry, Consortium News, Oct. 10, 2006

"Bush's War On Unions," by David Bonior,, Oct. 10, 2006

"Bush's Signing Statement Dictatorship," by James Bovard, Future of Freedom Foundation, Oct. 9, 2006

"Experts Warn New U.S. Missile Could Trigger Accidental Nuclear War," San Francisco Chronicle, Oct. 6, 2006

"Rice's Lost Credibility," by John Prados,, Oct. 5, 2006

"A Special Comment About Lying," by Keith Olbermann, MSNBC Countdown, Oct. 5, 2006


American Empire/War Profiteering

"Bush's Nuclear Apocalypse," by Chris Hedges, Truthdig, Oct. 9, 2006

"Breaking News: Eisenhower Carrier Group Sails For iran Theater," by David Lindorff,, Oct. 9, 2006

"Meet The 'Whack Iran' Lobby," by Daniel Schulman, Mother Jones, Oct. 6, 2006


"Postwar" Occupation of Iraq & Afghanistan

"Rules Of Engagement: What were They In Haditha?," Christian Science Monitor, Oct. 10, 2006

"The U.S. Occupation Of Iraq: Casualties Not Counted," by Dahr Jamail, Truthout, Oct. 10, 2006

"The Insanity Of 'Staying The Course' In Iraq," by Joshua Holland, AlterNet, Oct. 9, 2006

"U.S. Casualties In Iraq Rise Sharply," Washington Post, Oct. 8, 2006

"NATO Commander: Afghans Turning To Taliban," BBC News/UK, Oct. 8, 2006

"Death Of A Soldier: U.S. Losses Mount In Battle Of Baghdad," Agence France Presse, Oct. 6, 2006

"Coup In Iraq?," by Robert Dreyfuss,, Oct. 6, 2006


Civil Liberties

"McCain Bends Principles In Supporting Detainees Bill," by Nat Hentoff, Boulder Daily Camera, Oct. 10, 2006

"When Lawyers Are War Criminals," by Scott Horton, Balkinization, Oct. 8, 2006

"Guards Describe Guantanamo Prisoner Abuse," Reuters, Oct. 7, 2006

"Unlikely Terror Suspects On The TSA's No-Fly List," by Lindsay Beyerstein, AlterNet, Oct. 6, 2006

"Waterboarding Republic," by James Aboureszk,, Oct. 5, 2006

"Criticizing Cheney To His Face Is Assault?," by Matthew Rothschild, The Progressive, Oct. 4, 2006

"The Myth Of The Ticking Time Bomb," by Alfred W. McCoy, The Progressive, Oct., 2006

"Why The Military Commissions Act Is 'Flagrantly Unconstitutional,'" by Sen. Patrick Leahy, The Progressive, Sept. 28, 2006


Media Issues

"Olbermann News Commentaries Target Bush," Associated Press, Oct. 10, 2006

"Free Linda Greenhouse! Free The Press!," by David Lindorff, Common Dreams, Oct. 9, 2006



"More Dissension In The Ranks," by Aaron Glantz, Inter Press Service, Oct. 10, 2006

"White-Collar Workers, Unite!," by Rina Palta, AlterNet, Oct. 10, 2006

"Protests In 230-Plus Cities Determined To Drive Out Bush Regime," AScribe Newswire, Oct. 6, 2006

"Activists, Rejoice! We're All Connected Now," by Allison Fine, AlterNet, Oct. 6, 2006

"Three Arrested At Antiwar Demonstration In Seattle," Associated Press, Oct. 5, 2006

"Antiwar Protesters Arrested Outside Santorum Office," Philadelphia Inquirer, Sept. 27, 2006


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