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"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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For The Week Ending May 4, 2007


U.S. Politics


"For One Congressional Dem, Selling out To K Street Is A 'Lot Of Fun,'" by David Sirota, Working for Change, Apr. 24, 2007

"The Secrets Of The Christian Right's Recruiting Tactics," by Chris Hedges, AlterNet, Apr. 24, 2007

"GOP's Cyber Election Hit Squad Exposed," by Steven Rosenfeld & Bob Fitrakis,, Apr. 24, 2007

"FBI Investigates GOP Congressman Tom Feeney's Ties To Abramoff," St. Petersburg Times (Florida), Apr. 23, 2007

"Birth Of The Christian Soldier: How Evangelicals Infiltrated The American Military," by Michael L. Weinstein & David Seay, Thomas Dunne Books, Apr. 21, 2007

"Supreme Court Ruling Threatens Women's Health," by Amy Goodman, Democracy Now!, Apr. 19, 2007


Bush Regime

"Fascist America, In 10 Easy Steps," by Naomi Wolf, Guardian/UK, Apr. 24, 2007

"Jessica Lynch, Tillman Brother Slam Pentagon Lies," CNN, Apr. 24, 2007

"Government Report Slams 'Emergency" War Funding Request," by Jason Leopold, Truthout, Apr. 23, 2007

"Bush Poised To Veto Long-Sought Labor Reform," by Joshua Holland, AlterNet, Apr. 23, 2007

"Bush's Radical Change Of Department Of Justice Exposed," by Jason McLure, Legal Times, Apr. 23, 2007

"Gonzo Justice," by Marjorie Cohn, Counterpunch, Apr. 21/22, 2007

"E.Coli Conservativism: Stonewalling At The FDA," by Rick Perlstein,, Apr. 20, 2007


American Empire/War Profiteering

"Is The U.S. Already At War With Iran?," by Charles Davis,, Apr. 20, 2007


"Postwar" Occupation of Iraq & Afghanistan

"Sunnis Protest Baghdad's 'Prison Wall"' by Patrick Cockburn, Counterpunch, Apr. 24, 2007

"Iraqis Blame U.S. Occupation For Bloody Week," by Ali al-Fadhily, Inter Press Service, Apr. 24, 2007

"Creating A Sunni-Shia Divide," by Conn Hallinan,, Apr. 24, 2007

"Iraq Suicide Attack Kills 9 U.S. Troops," Associated Press, Apr. 24, 2007

"Iraq's Fate Is In Sadr's Hands," Newsday, Apr. 24, 2007

"Outcry Over Wall Shows Depth Of Iraqi Resentment," The New York Times, Apr. 23, 2007

"Maliki Tells U.S. To Stop Building Baghdad Neighborhood Walls," Washington Post, Apr. 23, 2007

"'I Am Now A Refugee': The Iraqi Crisis That Has No Name," by Tom Engelhardt & Dahr Jamail,, Apr. 22, 2007

"Sadr Raises The Stakes," by Patrick Cockburn, Counterpunch, Apr. 21/22, 2007

"A Surge In Iraqi Civilian Deaths: Bloodiest 12 Months Of The War," by Tom Clifford, Counterpunch, 2007


Civil Liberties

"Culture Of Fear: Poetry Professor Becomes Terror Suspect," by Kazim Ali, New America Media, Apr. 24 2007

"Migrants Used To Justify A Homeland Security Police State," by Peter Phillips, Truthout, Apr. 24 2007

"Desperation In Gitmo's Camp 6," by Nicole Colson, Counterpunch, Apr. 20, 2007


Media Issues

"Reading Between The Lines To Find The Bottom Line," by Danny Schechter, ZNet, Apr. 24, 2007

"Bill Moyers' 'Buying The War' Exposes Media's Failure To Do Its Job," Denver Post, Apr. 24, 2007

"'Devastating' Moyers Probe Of Press And Iraq," by Greg Mitchell, ZNet, Apr. 24, 2007

"Bought-And-Paid-For Journalism," Corporate Crime Reporter, Apr. 24, 2007

"Now That Imus Is Gone, What About All The Right-Wing Lies?," by Mark T. Harris, Fire the Media, Apr. 22, 2007

"How Media Mistakes Fueled The High Court Abortion Ruling," Gloria Feldt, Women's Media Center, Apr. 21, 2007



"War Causes Air Force Chief Master Sergeant To Change Course," by Sarah Olson, Truthout, Apr. 24, 2007

"Full Frontal Feminism: Interview With Jessica Valenti," by Laura Barcella, AlterNet, Apr. 24, 2007

"New Stage For The Peace Movement," by Committees of Correspondence for Democracy & Socialism, Apr. 23, 2007

"Climate: Time Is Short," by Ted Glick, ZNet, Apr. 23, 2007


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