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"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

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Between The Lines
For The Week Ending Feb. 1, 2008


U.S. Politics

"Huck: We Need To Amend The Constitution, Bring It In Line With God," by Eric Kleefeld, Talking Points Memo, Jan. 15, 2008

"Space Invaders: Five Million Aliens For Hillary," by Greg Palast, ZNet, Jan. 15, 2008

"Running Away From Bush," by E.J. Dionne, TruthDig, Jan. 15, 2008

"Hillary Clinton's Dirty Campaign Tactics," by Steven Rosenfeld, AlterNet, Jan. 15, 2008

"Now The Theocrats Want 'American Religious History Week,'" by Chris Hedges, The Nation, Jan. 15, 2008

"A Defining Moment For The Clintons: The Lawsuit Against Nevada's Culinary Workers Union," by Thomas De Zengotita, Huffington Post, Jan. 14, 2008

"We're Mad As Hell And The Dems Aren't Listening," by Jim Hightower, Hightower Lowdown, Jan. 14, 2008

"The Democrats' Strategic Challenge," by Paul Starr, The American Prospect, Jan. 14, 2008

"Worsening Economy Gives Obama And Clinton Chance To Copy Edwards' Populist Ideas," by William Greider, The Nation, Jan. 14, 2008

"Financial Forces Run Amok," by Al Meyerhoff, Los Angeles Times, Jan. 14, 2008

"Voter ID Scam Is The Real Fraud," by Cynthia Tucker, Atlanta Journal-Constitution, Jan. 14, 2008

"U.S. Corporate Elite Fear Candidate Edwards," Reuters, Jan. 11, 2008

"The Fraud Of Voter ID Laws," by Amanda Terkel, The American Prospect, Jan. 11, 2008

"Antiwar Lessons From New Hampshire," by Tom Hayden, The Nation, Jan. 10, 2008

"An Old Democratic Fault Line," by Harold Meyerson, The American Prospect, Jan. 10, 2008

"Why I'm Still Not For Hillary Clinton," by Francis Kissling, Salon, Jan. 10, 2008

"Lantos' Tarnished Legacy," by Stephen Zunes, Foreign Policy in Focus, Jan. 8, 2008


Bush Regime

"The End Of The Road For George W. Bush," by Chris Hedges, TruthDig, Jan. 14, 2008

"President Bush's Only Achievement In Middle East Is To Increase Power Of Iran," by Johann Hari, Independent/UK, Jan. 14, 2008

"Ex-CIA Official May Refuse To Testify About Videotapes," Washington Post, Jan. 10, 2008


American Empire/War Profiteering

"Gulf Of Tonkin Will Be Tough To Repeat," by Ray McGovern,, Jan. 14, 2008

"Did 'Filipino Monkey' Almost Cause World War III?," by Scott MacLeod, Time, Jan. 14, 2008

"60 Years Of Empire," by Saul Landau, Counterpunch, Jan. 12/13, 2008

"Toward Militarism, War, Empire, Caskets And Bankruptcy," by Jacob Hornberger, Future of Freedom Foundation, Jan. 11, 2008

"The U.S. Military Inflicts More Damage On Its Credibility," by Glenn Greenwald, Salon, Jan. 10, 2008

"U.S. Voices On Recording May Not Have Been From Iranian Speedboats," ABC News, Jan. 10, 2008

"Will Naval Incident Undermine Bush's Iran Messafe?," by Trita Parsi, Inter Press Service, Jan. 10, 2008

"An Ominous Non-Event: The Gulf Of Tonkin And The Strait Of Hormuz," by Robert Fantina, Counterpunch, Jan. 8, 2008


"Postwar" Occupation of Iraq & Afghanistan

"Iraqi Opposition Alliance Threatens Government," Telegraph/UK, Jan. 14, 2008

"3,200 Marines Prepare For Afghan Tour," Associated Press, Jan. 14, 2008

"Gross Distortions, Sloppy Methodology And Tendentious Reporting: How The New England Journal Of Medicine Undercounted Iraqi Civilian Deaths," by Andrew Cockburn, Counterpunch, Jan. 12/13, 2008

"Iraq's Insurgents Are Ordinary People," by Emily Wilson, AlterNet, Jan. 11, 2008

"On Anniversary, Views Of Surge Diverge," by Jim Lobe, Inter Press Service, Jan. 11, 2008

"Pentagon, Big Pharma: Drug Troops To Numb Them Of Horrors Of War," Penny Coleman, AlterNet, Jan. 10, 2008

"2005 Use Of Gas By Blackwater Leaves Questions," The New York Times, Jan. 10, 2008

"The Myth Of Sectarian Violence In Iraq," by Dahr Jamail, ZNet, Jan. 10, 2008

"The 'Good War' Is A Bad War," by John Pilger,, Jan. 10, 2008

"U.S. War Planes Flatten 'Safe Havens' In Iraq," Associated Press, Jan. 10, 2008

"U.S. Airstrike In Iraq Is One Of Largest Of War," USA Today, Jan. 10, 2008

"U.S. General Says 'Spectacular' Qaeda Attacks Rise In Iraq," Agence France Presse, Jan. 9, 2008

"Iraq Outlook 2008," by Erik Leaver, Foreign Policy in Focus, Jan. 9, 2008


Civil Liberties

"Much Ado About Padilla Vs. Yoo," by David Luban, Balkinization, Jan. 13, 2008

"Repress U: How To Build A Homeland Security Campus In Seven Steps," by Tom Engelhardt & Michael Gould-Wartofsky,, Jan. 10, 2008


Media Issues

"Senationalist Media Did Pentagon's Bidding In Fake Naval 'Provocation' With Iran," by Amy Goodman, Democracy Now!, Jan. 14, 2008

"The Greatest Media Revolution Since Gutenberg?," by Lydia Sargent, ZNet, Jan. 1, 2008



"The Commons, The State And Transformative Politics," by Hilary Wainwright, Red Pepper, Jan. 14, 2008

"Eighty Arrested At Protest Calling For Gitmo Closure," Associated Press, Jan. 11, 2008

"Protesters Disrupt Vermont Governor's State Of the State Address," Times Argus (Vermont), Jan. 11, 2008


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