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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 Aug. 28, 2009


U.S. Politics

"An Economic Time Bomb Being Mishandled by the Obama Administration?" Politics Daily, Aug. 12, 2009

"Governor Palin's Crazed Health Care Rant: Blame The Washington Post," by Dean Baker,, Aug. 10, 2009

"My 1933 Nightmare," by David Michael Green, Aug. 11, 2009

"How the White House's Deal With Big Pharma Undermines Democracy," by Robert Reich, Aug. 11, 2009

"Is Health Care Reform on Life Support?" Dr. Wilmer J. Leon, III, Truthout, Aug. 13, 2009

"Healthcare Tyranny,"In These Times, Aug. 1, 2009

"Obama Wants to Kill Your Grandma: Five right-wing myths about healthcare reform, and the facts," Salon, Aug. 6, 2009



"Foreclosure Plague: No Cure Yet," CNN/Money, Aug. 13, 2009

"If the Economy's So Much Better, Why Are Stores Giving Away Stuff Practically for Free?" Alternet, July 31, 2009

"Old Tricky Banks, New Lending Tricks," BusinessWeek, Aug. 6, 2009

"The Public Option in Banking: How We Can Beat Wall Street at Its Own Game,", Aug. 5, 2009

The Health Care Debate Has Only Just Begun,", Aug. 7, 2009

"The Town Hall Mob," New York Times, Aug. 7, 2009


Bush Accountability

"Emails show Washington Post Reporter Coordinated Attorney Firing Story with White House," The Raw Story, Aug. 11, 2009

"Why Does Barack Obama Follow the George W. Bush Playbook?", Aug. 6, 2009

"Torturing Children: Bush's Legacy and Democracy's Failure,", Aug. 3, 2009

"Former Top Navy Psychologist Involved in Pre-9/11 Prisoner Abuse Case,", Aug. 5, 2009


International Affairs

"Chávez: We're buying Russian tanks,"Christian Science Monitor, Aug. 6, 2009

"As a CIA spy, I saw in Iran What the West Cannot Ignore," Aug. 5, 2009

"A Somali Surprise?" Foreign Policy, Aug. 6, 2009

"Honduran Workers Fight for Return of Democracy," National Labor Committee, Aug. 5, 2009


"Postwar" Occupation of Iraq, Afghanistan

"Endless War: The Suicide of the United States,", Aug. 5, 2009

"U.S. Eyes Vietnam for Afghanistan Tips," Associated Press, Aug. 7, 2009

"Where Our Defense Money Goes,"The Boston Globe, Aug. 5, 2009

"Militarizing the Homeland,", Aug. 6, 2009


Civil Liberties

"The Military Spies on Anarchists in Olympia," by Matthew Rothschild, The Progressive, July 28, 2009

"Today, Henry Gates; Tomorrow, You," by Kelley B. Vlahos, July 28, 2009

"Obama's Torture Hangover," The Guardian/UK, Aug. 12, 2009

"The Forced Disappearance of Mustafa Setmariam Nassar,", Aug. 5, 2009

"Putting an End to Glenn Beck's Racist Antics and Apocalyptic Rhetoric," Alternet, Aug. 3, 2009


Environment and Sustainability

"Climate Change: 75 Million Environmental Refugees to Plague Asia-Pacific," IPS, Aug. 4 2009

"Beyond Radical: What Conservatives Could Bring to the Climate Conversation," Orion Magazine, July/August 2009


Media Issues

"Republicans want more Birther coverage", Aug. 6. 2009

"The Olbermann-O’Reilly Feud: Freedom of the Press and the Economic Value of the ‘News’", Aug. 3, 2009

"Did GE Stifle Keith Olbermann? Fox and MSNBC's Gentlemen's Agreement," FAIR, Aug. 7, 2009



"We Need More Protest to Make Reform Possible," The Nation, Aug. 6, 2009


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