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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 May 11, 2007


U.S. Politics


"Democrats Send Iraq Timeline To Bush," Associated Press, May 1, 2007

"One Person, One Vote, Really," by Jamie Raskin,, May 1, 2007

"Clock Ticking On Republican Support Of Iraq Buildup," Los Angeles Times, Apr. 30, 2007

"Debate Reveals Democrats' Change On Iraq War," McClatchy Newspapers, Apr. 30, 2007

"Time To Outlaw Paperless Electronic Voting," by David L. Dill, Truthout, Apr. 30, 2007

"Rudy Giuliani Exploits Fear For Power And Personal Gain," by Keith Olbermann, Countdown, Apr. 28, 2007

"Law And Revulsion: Justice Kennedy's Opinion Opens Door To Other Abortion Challenges," by Cynthia Gorney, The American Prospect, Apr. 27, 2007

"Rebuttal To Dill's Support Of The HR 811 Trojan Horse," by Nancy Tobi, OpEd News, Apr. 27, 2007

"The Awful Truth: Harry Reid's Honesty Problem," by Terence Samuel, The American Prospect, Apr. 26, 2007


Bush Regime

"Bush Vetoes War Spending Bill," Reuters, May 1, 2007

"How Rumsfeld Micromanaged Torture," by Andrew Cockburn, Counterpunch, Apr. 30, 2007

"Tenet's Self-Serving Apologia," by Ray McGovern, Counterpunch, Apr. 30, 2007

"Politicizing Government Service," by Rahm Emanuel,, Apr. 26, 2007

"Are Rove's Missing Emails The Smoking Guns Of The Stolen 2004 Election?," by Bob Fitrakis & Harvey Wasserman, Free Press, Apr. 25, 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

"Rebuilt Iraq Projects Found Crumbling," The New York Times, Apr. 29, 2007

"Who Will Stop The U.S. Shadow Army In Iraq?," by Tom Engelhardt & Jeremy Scahill,, Apr. 29, 2007

"Iraqi Police Years From Taking Charge," Associated Press, Apr. 28, 2007

"The Great Wall Of Segregation,", by Riverbend, Baghdad Burning, Apr. 26, 2007

"Dying For W," by Robert Parry, Consortium News, Apr. 25, 2007


Civil Liberties

"Ex-Soldier Recalls Horrors Of Abu Ghraib," by Aaron Glantz, Inter Press Service, May 1, 2007

"In Imams' Airline Case, A Clash Of Rights, Prejudice, Security," Christian Science Monitor, May 1, 2007

"82 Inmates Cleared But Still Held At Guantanamo," Washington Post, Apr. 30, 2007

"Guantanamo Lawyers Predict More Suicides," Associated Press, Apr. 30, 2007

"NYC Bar Chides Government On Guantanamo," Associated Press, Apr. 29, 2007

"Britain Becoming A Big Brother Society, Says Data Watchdog," Independent/UK, Apr. 29, 2007

"Can Guantanamo Be Closed?," by Tom Engelhardt & Karen Greenberg,, Apr. 26, 2007


Media Issues

"The End Of Internet Radio?," by Aram Sinnreich, Truthdig, Apr. 28, 2007

"U.S. Media Have Lost The Ability To Dig Deep," by Greg Palast, Los Angeles Times, Apr. 27, 2007



"May Day Alert: Only Global Unions Can Stop The Race To The Bottom," Associated Press, May 1, 2007

"De-Unionization Hurts Women, Especially Latinas," by Linda Chavez-Thompson & Gabriela Lemus, Chicago Sun-Times, May 1, 2007

"Thousands Of Protesters Press For Path To Citizenship," Associated Press, May 1, 2007

"Kickin' Out The Jams: Review Of John Sinclair's Guitar Army," by Ron Jacobs, ZNet, Apr. 30, 2007

"While Congress Voted For War, The Peace Movement Protested Inside The Senate," by Kevin Zeese, Counterpunch, Apr. 30, 2007

"Union Disunity," by Matt Smith, SF Weekly, Apr. 30, 2007

"Unions Gone Global," by Harold Meyerson, The American Prospect, Apr. 29, 2007

"Tom Morello: A One Man Musical Revolution," by Gabriel San Roman & Sonali Kolhatkar, Apr. 29, 2007


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