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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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Between The Lines
For The Week Ending Jan. 19, 2007


U.S. Politics


"Socialist Senator Makes U.S. History," BBC News, Jan. 3, 2007

"Rudy Can Fail: Guiliani's Southern Problem," by Michael Tomasky, The American Prospect, Jan. 3, 2007

"Electronic Voting Led To Errors, Report Says," Houston Chronicle, Jan. 3, 2007

"Keith Ellison And The Jefferson Koran," by John Nichols, The Nation, Jan. 3, 2007

"Activists On The Left Applying Pressure To Democratic Leaders," Washington Post, Jan. 3, 2007

"No Easy Way Out For Dems On Iraq," by Matthew Yglesias, The American Prospect, Jan. 2, 2007

"Edwards Pushing Universal Health Care," Associated Press, Jan. 1, 2007

"America's Holy Warriors," by Chris Hedges, Truthdig, Dec. 31, 2006

"House Democrats To Object To Florida Election Outcome," The New York Times, Dec. 30, 2006


Bush Regime

"Bush Silences A Dangerous Witness," by Robert Parry, Consortium News, Dec. 30, 2006

"Senseless 'Sacrifice' In Iraq Must End," by Keith Olbermann, MSNBC, Jan. 3, 2007

"In Search Of A Criminal: Donald Rumsfeld's Name Tops List Of Those Accused Of War Crimes," by Alexia Garamfalvi, Legal Times, Dec. 25, 2006


American Empire/War Profiteering

"America's Complicity In Saddam's Crimes," by Jon Weiner, The Nation, Jan. 3, 2007

"Let's Do It Again! Doubling Down On The Imperial Mission In 2007," by Tom Engelhardt,, Jan. 2, 2007


"Postwar" Occupation of Iraq & Afghanistan

"An Act Of Barbarism Against A Monster Of Our Own Creation," by Robert Scheer The Nation, Jan. 3, 2007

"Saddam's Death Squad Hanging," by Robert Dreyfuss,, Jan. 3, 2007

"TV Studio Shut Down For 'Incitement To Violence' After Showing Footage Of Saddam Mourners," Reporters Without Borders statement, Jan. 3, 2007

"10% Of Active Journalists In Iraq Were Killed In 2006," by Mohammed A. Salih, IPS News, Jan. 3, 2007

"Chaos Overran Iraq Plan In '06, Bush Team Says," The New York Times, Jan. 2, 2007

"'Illegal' Execution Enrages Arabs," by Dahr Jamail & Ali Al-Fadhily, Electronic Iraq, Jan. 2, 2007

"Sunnis Fear Saddam's Execution Will Provoke Sectarian Violence," Independent/UK, Jan. 2, 2007

"Era Ends As Saddam Hussein Is Put To Death," Christian Science Monitor, Jan. 2, 2007

"So Long To 'Our' Tyrant," by Andrew Cockburn, Los Angeles Times, Jan. 1, 2007

"Crowds Protest Saddam Hanging In Iraq," Associated Press, Jan. 1, 2007

"A Dictator Created Then Destroyed By America," by Robert Fisk, Independent/UK, Jan. 1, 2007

"A Grim Milestone In Iraq: 3,000 American Deaths," The New York Times, Dec. 31, 2006

"End Of Another Year...," by Riverbend, Baghdad Burning, Dec. 29, 2006


Civil Liberties

"FBI Details Possible Detainee Torture," Associated Press, Jan. 3, 2007

"Torture, Lies And Videotape," by Arlen Parsa, Truthout, Jan. 3, 2007

"Reporter Summoned To Testify Against War Resister," by Aaron Glantz, Inter Press Service, Jan. 2, 2007

"The Private Arm Of The Law," Washington Post, Jan. 2, 2007

"Army Attempts To Redefine Free Speech," by Sarah Olson, AlterNet, Jan. 2, 2007

"For Guantanamo Review Boards, Limits Abound," The New York Times, Dec. 31, 2006

"The Bill Of Wrongs: The 10 Most Outrageous Civil Liberties Violations Of 2006," by Dahlia Lithwick, Slate, Dec. 30, 2006

"Maine Man Takes On Bush's Domestic Surveillance," Portland Press Herald (Maine), Dec. 30, 2006


Media Issues

"Free Press Takes On Corporate Ownership," Commercial-Appeal (Memphis, Tennessee), Jan. 3, 2007

"Protecting Internet Democracy," The New York Times editorial, Jan. 3, 2007

"Digital Give And Take," by Derek Slater,, Jan. 3, 2007

"'Surge' Protectors," by Greg Mitchell, Editor & Publisher, Dec. 29, 2006



"No Worker Is Illegal: SEIU Members Push Their Union To Change Its Position On Immigration," by William Johnson, Counterpunch, Jan. 3, 2007

"Arrested On The Golden Gate Bridge For 3,000 Dead," by Col. Ann Wright, Ret., Truthout, Jan. 3, 2007

"MoveOn Members Call For Change," by Adam Doster, In These Times, Jan. 3, 2007

"2006 Activist Success," by Rebecca Solnit, AlterNet, Jan. 2, 2007

"Hopeful Signs For Global Justice," by Mark Engler, AlterNet, Jan. 2, 2007

"Grannies Read NY, NJ And CT War Dead Names," Associated Press, Jan. 1, 2007

"U.S. Peace Groups Rally After 3,000th Soldier Killed," Reuters, Jan. 1, 2007

"Dissent Is American," by Ralph Young, History News Network, Jan. 1, 2007

"Second Coming Of SDS," by Billy Manes, Orlando Weekly, Dec. 13, 2006


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