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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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For The Week Ending May 2, 2008


U.S. Politics

"New President, New Crisis," by Robert Kuttner, The American Prospect, Apr. 8, 2008

"Hillary's Mr. Fix-It: The Rise And Fall Of Mark Penn," by Leonard Doyle, Independent/UK, Apr. 8, 2008

"Is America A Center-Right Nation?," by Paul Waldman, The American Prospect, Apr. 8, 2008

"Caveat Emptor: Buy McCain, Get Kagan and Woolsey," by John Taylor,, Apr. 7, 2008

"Questions Remain About Clinton Strategist Mark Penn's Campaign Role," by Ari Berman, The Nation, Apr. 7, 2008

"Obama-ism Without Obama," by Mark Schmitt, The Alerican Prospect, Apr. 7, 2008

"In Oregon, Clinton Makes False Claim About Her Iraq Record Vs. Obama's," by Jake Tapper, ABC News, Apr. 6, 2008

"Dems Flunking Trade 101," by John Nichols, The Nation, Apr. 3, 2008


Bush Regime

"A Tale Of Three Lawyers," by Scott Horton, Harper's, Apr. 8, 2008

"Bush's OSHA: No Laws? No Crimes," by Elizabeth de la Vega, Truthout, Apr. 8, 2008

"John Yoo's Tortured Explanations," by Michael Winship, Truthout, Apr. 8, 2008

"Petraeus, Crocker Testify Before Impatient Lawmakers," Washington Post, Apr. 8, 2008

"At Justice, New Pressure To Release Documents," Washington Post, Apr. 8, 2008

"Yoo-surping Power For The Executive," by Ivan Eland,, Apr. 7, 2008

"Torture Lawyer In The Crosshairs," by Scott Horton, Harper's, Apr. 7, 2008

"Toward Monarchy," by Alan Bock,, Apr. 5, 2008

"The DOJ Comments On The Mukasey Controversy," by Glenn Greenwald, Salon, Apr. 4, 2008

"Constitutional Lawyer: Bush 'Ordered War Crimes,'" by Nick Juliano, Raw Story, Apr. 4, 2008

"John Yoo's War Crimes," by Glenn Greenwald, Salon, Apr. 2, 2008


American Empire/War Profiteering

"Report From Iran: Should We Really Bomb These People?," by Larry Beinhart, AlterNet, Apr. 5, 2008

"Empire Or Humanity? What The Classroom Didn't Teach Me About the American Empire," by Tom Engelhardt & Howard Zinn,, Apr. 1, 2008


"Postwar" Occupation of Iraq & Afghanistan

"Sadr Cancels March, Threatens To End Truce," Agence France Presse, Apr. 8, 2008

"Fighting Intensifies In Iraq's Capital," Los Angeles Times, Apr. 8, 2008

"Riding The Tiger: Muqtada al-Sadr And The American Dilemma In Iraq," by Tom Engelhardt & Patrick Cockburn,, Apr. 8, 2008

"Attacks In Baghdad Spiked In March, U.S. Data Show," The New York Times, Apr. 8, 2008

"Secret U.S. Plan For Military Future In Iraq," Guardian/UK, Apr. 8, 2008

"Shia Battles Spread To Baquba," by Ahmed Ali & Dahr Jamail, Inter Press Service, Apr. 8, 2008

"That Other Military Draft," by Joshua Frank,, Apr. 8, 2008

"Officials Foresee No Ebb In Iraq Violence," Los Angeles Times, Apr. 7, 2008

"Iraq's Maliki Threatens To Bar Sadr From Vote," Reuters, Apr. 7, 2008

"Army Is Worried By Rising Stress Of Return Trips To Iraq," The New York Times, Apr. 6, 2008

"General Entrap-Us Or General Entrapped?," by Tom Engelhardt & Ira Chernus,, Apr. 6, 2008

"Iraq PM Reverses Course, Freezes Raids," Associated Press, Apr. 4, 2008

"U.S. Favors More Troops For Afghanistan," Associated Press, Apr. 4, 2008


Civil Liberties

"CIA Rendered 14 Prisoners To Jordan: Report," Agence France Presse, Apr. 8, 2008

"FBI Data Transfers Via Telecoms Questioned," Washington Post, Apr. 8, 2008

"Going After The Lawyers," by Jacob Hornberger, Future of Freedom Foundation, Apr. 7, 2008

"Why Did U.S. Soldier Kill Herself-After Refusing To Take Part In Torture," by Greg Mitchell, Huffington Post, Apr. 6, 2008

"About That Torture Memo," by mcjoan, Daily Kos, Apr. 5, 2008

"The Biggest Threat To Freedom," by Tom Devine, Roanoke Times (Virginia), Apr. 4, 2008


Media Issues

"Megan McArdle And Dan Drezner's Defense Of the Media," by Glenn Greenwald, Salon, Apr. 8, 2008

"The U.S. Establishment Media In A Nutshell," by Glenn Greenwald, Salon, Apr. 5, 2008



"What The Peace Movement Has Wrought And Opportunities For The Future," by Olga Bonfiglio, Common Dreams, Apr. 8, 2008

"Truckers Protest, The Resistance Begins," by Barbara Ehrenreich,, Apr. 7, 2008

"The Truth About The 9/11 'Truth Movement,'" by David Rovics, Rabble/Canada, Apr. 2, 2008

"Duke Power Protesters Arrested, Stunned With Tasers," WYFF4 NBC News (North Carolina), Apr. 2, 2008


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