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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 Aug. 27, 2004


Bush Regime/Election 2004

"Neurotic Control At The Heart Of Republican Campaign," by Sidney Blumenthal, Guardian/UK, Aug. 19, 2004

"Bush Showed 'Reckless Disregard' Of Post-9/11 Health Hazards," Newsday, Aug. 19, 2004

"Bush Steals Overtime Pay From Americans," by Ross Eisenbrey, Detroit Free Press, Aug. 19, 2004

"'Isn't This A Democracy?,'" by Ian C. Storey, Travis City River-Eagle, Aug. 19, 2004

"Speak For Yourself, John Kerry," by Joan Vennochi, Boston Globe, Aug. 17, 2004

"The Bad or the Terrible? Those Who Insist Nader Supporters Should Vote Kerry are Holding Back US Democratization" by George Monbiot, Guardian/UK, Aug. 17, 2004


American Empire/War Profiteering

"Fables Of The Reconstruction," by Christian Parenti, The Nation, Aug. 30, 2004

"Chavez Victory: Defeat For Bush Policy," by Marjorie Cohn, Truthout, Aug. 20, 2004

"U.S. Poll Firm In Hot Water In Venezuela," Associated Press, Aug. 19, 2004

"Halliburton: Designer Of The Real Manchurian Candidate?," by Saul Landau, Progreso Weekly, Aug. 19, 2004

"Kerry And Bolivia: To The Right Of Bush?," by Sean Donahue, Counterpunch, Aug. 18, 2004

"Venezuela Referendum: An Electoral Dien Bien Phu For Bush?," by Toni Solo, Counterpunch, Aug. 18, 2004


"Postwar" Occupation of Iraq

"Abu Ghraib Probe Points To Top Brass,'" Washington Post, Aug. 20, 2004

"Republican Congressman: Iraq War 'Not Justified,'" Lincoln Journal Star, Aug. 18, 2004

"Inside The Axis Of Deceit," Mother Jones, Aug. 16, 2004


Civil Liberties

"FBI Inquiries Erode Public Trust," Denver Post editorial, Aug. 19, 2004

"Police Turn Up The Volume For GOP Convention," Associated Press, Aug. 19, 2004

"Inquiry Into FBI Questioning Sought," The New York Times, Aug. 18, 2004

"NYPD To Shadow 56 Protesters Believed Most Dangerous," WABC News, Aug. 18, 2004

"Guantanamo Detainees Expected To Claim Torture" Los Angeles Times, Aug. 18, 2004

"Mistake Jeopardizes Albany Sting," Albany Times-Union, Aug. 17, 2004

"Rights Violations In The War On Terror," by Andrew Cohen, Los Angeles Times, Aug. 16, 2004


Media Issues

"How The Media Stopped Worrying And Learned To Love Rumsfeld," by Norman Solomon,, 2004

"Media Lessons," by David Corn,, Aug. 18, 2004

"(Washington) Post-Iraq Syndrome," by Matt Taibbi, New York Press, Aug. 18, 2004



"On-The-Road Activism," by Camille Dodero, Boston Phoenix, Aug. 20, 2004

"Hackers Take Aim At GOP," Wired News, Aug. 17, 2004


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