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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 Nov. 23, 2007


U.S. Politics

"The 50-Year Strategy: A New Progressive Era,"by Simon Rosenberg & Peter Leyden, Mother Jones, Nov./Dec., 2007

"RNC Protest Plans Already Under Way,"Associated Press, Nov. 13, 2007

"The Giuliani Moderation Fallacy,"by Glenn Greenwald, Salon, Nov. 13, 2007

"Antiwar Activists Focus Fury On Democrats,"Burlington Free Press (Vermont), Nov. 13, 2007

"Democrats In 2007: Majorities In Congress, Still Caving To Bush,"by Robert Parry, Consortium News, Nov. 12, 2007

"The New Right Wing Smear Machine,"by Christopher Hayes, The Nation, Nov. 12, 2007

"Dems Lead In Counterattack To Stop Iran Conflict,"by Brian Beutler, Media Consortium, Nov. 10, 2007

"Dianne Feinstein-Bush's Key Ally In The Senate-To Support Telecom Amnesty,"by Glenn Greenwald, Salon, Nov. 10, 2007

"What Is It Like To Be A Democrat?,"by David Bromwich, Huffington Post, Nov. 10, 2007

"Reforming The Primary Process: Vote Early And Count Often,"by Jonathan Soros, The New York Times, Nov. 10, 2007

"Democrats Surrender on Torture,"by Brent Budowsky, Consortium News, Nov. 9, 2007

"Why Are Democrats Getting Nervous?,"by Terence Samuel, The American Prospect, Nov. 9, 2007

"Hagel Calls Giuliani, Clinton 'Cowboys' For Comments On Iran,"Bloomberg, Nov. 9, 2007

"Now Is The Winter Of Voters' Discontent,"by E.J. Dionne, TruthDig, Nov. 8, 2007

"John Edwards Takes On The War Party; But Is It Too Little, Too Late?,"by Justin Raimondo,, Nov. 7, 2007

"The Enemy Within: Finding American Backs To Stab,"by Tom Engelhardt & William Astore,, Nov. 6, 2007

"The Ron Paul Phenomenon,"by Glenn Greenwald, Salon, Nov. 6, 2007


Bush Regime

"Domestic Spying Inquiry Restarted At DOJ,"Associated Press, Nov. 13, 2007

"Judge Slaps White House With Restraining Order,"Cox Newspapers, Nov. 12, 2007

"The Coup At Home,"by Frank Rich, The New York Times, Nov. 11, 2007

"U.S. Senate Declares Torture 'Peachy,' Confirms Mukasey as 'Grand Inquisitor,'"by Bob Higgins,, Nov. 9, 2007

"Waterboarding And Torture,"by Keith Olbermann, MSNBC Countdown, Nov. 8, 2007

"A Vote For Mukasey Is A Vote For Torture,"by Amy Goodman, TruthDig, Nov. 7, 2007


American Empire/War Profiteering

"Pakistan's Dictatorships And The United States,"by Stephen Zunes, Foreign Policy in Focus, Nov. 11, 2007

"Experts: No Firm Evidence Of Iranian Nuclear Weapons,"McClatchy Newspapers, Nov. 4, 2007

"Go Ahead On-Start World War III,"by Gordon Prather,, Nov. 3, 2007


"Postwar" Occupation of Iraq & Afghanistan

"Iraq, Afghan War Costs Are $1.6 Trillion,"Associated Press, Nov. 13, 2007

"U.S. Military Reversing Iraq Troop Surge,"Associated Press, Nov. 12, 2007

"U.S. Rebuffs Iraq Demand For Handover Of Prisoners,"Reuters, Nov. 12, 2007


Civil Liberties

"Intel Official: Expect Less Privacy"Associated Press, Nov. 11, 2007

"Federal Judge Calls Rendition Process 'Outsourcing,'"The New York Times, Nov. 10, 2007

"Will Democrats Restore Our Liberties Stolen In The Bush Era?,"by Ari Melber, AlterNet, Nov. 10, 2007

"Protest Greets Police Plan To Map Muslim Angelenos,"The New York Times, Nov. 9, 2007

"System Of A Down: Powers, Principalities And The Sacred Right To Torture,"by Chris Floyd, Empire Burlesque, Nov. 9, 2007

"LAPD To Build Data On Muslim Areas,"Los Angeles Times, Nov. 9, 2007

"Marine Lawyer Gagged By Pentagon,"by Scott Horton, Harper's, Nov. 8, 2007

"Former Navy Interrogator Tells House Panel Waterboarding Is Torture,"Jurist, Nov. 8, 2007

"Individuals' Allegatins Of What Our Government Did To Them Are Not 'Classified' Information,"by Marty Lederman, Balkinization, Nov. 8, 2007

"Removal Of Bush, Cheney Images Doesn't Quell Debate Over Exhibit,"Portland Press Herald (Maine), Nov. 7, 2007

"Antiwar Veterans Groups Barred from Parade,"Long Beach Press-Telegram (California), Nov. 7, 2007

"Ex-Worker At AT&T Fights Immunity Bill,"The New York Times, Nov. 7, 2007

"The Torture Of Ali al-Marri,"by Andy Worthington, Counterpunch, Nov. 6, 2007

"The Agonizing Truth About CIA Renditions,"by Stephen Grey, Salon, Nov. 5, 2007

"We Have Ways... The Bush Administration Continues To Disavow Torture-And Officialize Its Practice,"by James Bovard, The American Conservative, Nov. 5, 2007

"Only America-Hating Traitors Believe In Due Process For Journalists,"by Glenn Greenwald, Salon, Nov. 5, 2007

"Ailing Professor Cops Plea In Art Prosecution Case,"by Matthew Rothschild, The Progressive, Oct. 17, 2007


Media Issues

"How The Media Plans To Ambush Ron Paul,"by Mike Whitney,, Nov. 11, 2007

"The Revolt Of The Comic Books,"by Julian Sanchez, The American rospect, Nov. 9, 2007

"Ridiculing Impeachment: Double Standards At The New York Times,"by David Lindorff, Counterpunch, Nov. 8, 2007

"Copps, A Liberal Voice On The FCC, Knows How To Get His Message Out,"Los Angeles Times, Nov. 5, 2007



"18 Veterans Arrested In Antiwar Protest,"Boston Globe, Nov. 12, 2007

"Protesters Arrested At Washington Port,"Associated Press, Nov. 11, 2007

"Labor Activism Has A Horrific History In U.S.,"by Ed Tant., Nov. 10, 2007

"Case Crumbles Against Officer Who Refused Iraq,"by Aaron Glantz, Inter Press Service, Nov. 10, 2007

"Hawaii War Objector Wins Round Against Retrial,"Honolulu Advertiser (Hawaii), Nov. 9, 2007

"Iraq War Protesters To 'Block' Military Shipment In Olympia, WA,"The Olympian (Washington), Nov. 7, 2007

"Students Call Protest Punishment Too Harsh,"The New York Times, Nov. 7, 2007

"Morton West High School Expulsion,"by Chicago SDS, Nov. 6, 2007

"A New Era Of Green Activism,"by Anabel Lee, The American Prospect, Nov. 5, 2007


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