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Jul 27th, 2004 by crash last post
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Ontario to buy private clinics
Ontario to buy private clinics Talks held to make 7 MRI facilities public Action is `dogma-driven,' Tory MPP says DENNIS BUECKERT CANADIAN PRESS OTTAWAThe provincial government is striking back at the creeping privatization of medicare by... (by Cyberm4n)
Jul 26th, 2004 by WildFire last post
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HUMOUR
HUMOUR: From his recent trip to Ireland don't miss this Irish interview with George "It's Mr. President to you" Bush. The interview the White House doesn't want you to see: Why does Irish TV ask Bush the questions that our American media won't? ... (by vista)
Jul 26th, 2004 by researchok last post
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Evil America?
Forgive me if this already has a thread or discussion currently in work. I didnt see anything on it. Bill OReilly has a few comments on the poll that claimed 40% of Canadian youth saw America as evil. Here is the link. A couple of snippets *... (by Paco)
Jul 26th, 2004 by researchok last post
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Moral Dilemma or Clear Cut?
What to do in Sudan-- help or wait for another Rwanda? Sudan Militants Threaten Attacks on Western Troops Sun Jul 25, 2004 07:29 PM ET KHARTOUM (Reuters) - A group calling itself Mohammed's army on Sunday called on Muslims to prepare to fight... (by researchok)
Jul 26th, 2004 by moghrabi last post
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The 911 Commission Report is Full of Holes
585 pages- it's too much to read, so don't even bother folks. They produced this monstrosity to convice you that they've REALLY researched, and you don't have time to look into this like we did, so just trust us: The gov't did their best, but they just... (by moghrabi)
Jul 25th, 2004 by Haggis McBagpipe last post
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Armstrong wins sixth TDF!
Unreal-- and after beating cancer. One of the great athletes of all time. (by researchok)
Jul 25th, 2004 by researchok last post
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Is this blackmail or what?
US threaten cutting diplomatic ties with Philippines By Barbara Mae Dacanay Bureau Chief Manila: US ambassador to the Philippines Frank Ricciardone said he had warned the Philippines that the US was considering severing diplomatic ties if... (by moghrabi)
Jul 25th, 2004 by researchok last post
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U.S. clears way for arms sales to Iraq
U.S. clears way for arms sales to Iraq Reverses ban in place during Saddam regime WASHINGTON - The Bush administration cleared the way Wednesday to sell arms to Iraq just as it does to other allies, reversing the ban in place for much of Saddam... (by moghrabi)
Jul 25th, 2004 by researchok last post
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The new Saddam, without a moustache
The new Saddam, without a moustache By Pepe Escobar Talk about outsourcing. The first two acts of former Central Intelligence Agency asset turned Prime Minister Iyad Allawi were to call a US air strike on an alleged safe house in Fallujah, and... (by moghrabi)
Jul 25th, 2004 by moghrabi last post
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Booga booga!
The FBI said on Friday it was probing "unconfirmed information" that a domestic group is planning to disrupt next week's Democratic National Convention by attacking media vehicles with explosives or incendiary devices. Thereby taking the media's focus... (by moghrabi)
Jul 25th, 2004 by moghrabi last post
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The Fact Behind the Fictions: the U.S. and Israel Plan Perma
Bush and Sharon had good reason to smile at their April White House meeting. The United States will soon have permanent military bases on the borders of Syria, Iran, Saudi Arabia and Turkey. Israel, with U.S.-backing, now has virtual control over all of... (by moghrabi)
Jul 24th, 2004 by American Voice last post
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Bush's Military Records Fail to Dispel AWOL Charges
By Adam Entous WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Some of President Bush's missing Air National Guard records during the Vietnam War years, previously said to be destroyed, turned up on Friday but offered no new evidence to dispel charges by Democrats that he was... (by moghrabi)
Jul 23rd, 2004 by moghrabi last post
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Hawking's New Black Hole Theory
(AP) Famed astrophysicist Stephen Hawking said Wednesday that black holes, the mysterious massive vortexes formed from collapsed stars, do not destroy everything they consume but instead eventually fire out matter and energy "in a mangled form." ... (by moghrabi)
Jul 23rd, 2004 by moghrabi last post
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Canada abstains, first shot at UN reform
Original Article: By Alex Harris Something extraordinary happened at the UN on July 21 and Canada was at the centre of it. In a UN General Assembly vote demanding Israel tear down the... (by Administration)
Jul 21st, 2004 by moghrabi last post
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Annan Rejects Bush Claim That World Is Safer Now
Jul 21, 2:48 PM (ET) By Irwin Arieff UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - The world is no safer than it was three years ago, U.N. Secretary-General Kofi Annan said on Wednesday, countering President Bush's claims he had made the world a safer place. ... (by moghrabi)
Jul 19th, 2004 by Haggis McBagpipe last post
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How Hitler Became a Dictator
Vancouver Independent Media Centre -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Original article is at How Hitler Became a Dictator by brian Wednesday June... (by moghrabi)
Jul 17th, 2004 by moghrabi last post
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Scientists 'kept body parts of 1953 nerve gas victim'
Scientists 'kept body parts of 1953 nerve gas victim' By Sean Rayment, Defence Correspondent (Filed: 18/07/2004) Government scientists secretly removed body parts from a national serviceman who died after taking part in nerve gas experiments, a... (by moghrabi)
Jul 17th, 2004 by moghrabi last post
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Angry Prime Minister hammers Israel
Angry Prime Minister hammers Israel 16.07.2004 By CLAIRE TREVETT and BRIDGET CARTER The Prime Minister made a scathing attack on Israel and imposed tough diplomatic sanctions after two alleged Mossad spies were jailed for passport fraud... (by moghrabi)
Jul 17th, 2004 by researchok last post
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HORROR of HORRORS!! A 36 Hour Work Week?
France Faces Changes in Global Economy By PAMELA SAMPSON ASSOCIATED PRESS VENISSIEUX, France (AP) - In the birthplace of the people's revolution, French workers are renowned for revolting against threats to their lavish vacation, retirement and... (by researchok)
Jul 15th, 2004 by researchok last post
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Group of Americans found running private jail in Afghanistan
The Associated Press Updated: 8:50 a.m. ET July 14, 2004 KABUL, Afghanistan - A group of Americans arrested on a freelance counterterror operation and found to be running a private jail in Afghanistan duped international peacekeepers three times... (by moghrabi)
Jul 15th, 2004 by researchok last post
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Why is Israel threatening to murder Arafat?
Why is Israel threatening to murder Arafat? By the Editorial Board 16 September 2003 The Israeli government of Prime Minister Ariel Sharon has publicly declared its intention to murder Yasser Arafat, the popularly elected president of the... (by moghrabi)
Jul 14th, 2004 by Haggis McBagpipe last post
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Can You Define 'Dubyavirus'?
(AP) If you've never dropped the word "dubyavirus" into casual conversation, urged that an official be "ashcrofted" or commented upon "The Cheney Effect," then you haven't seen the future, at least the future according to McSweeney's. The... (by moghrabi)
Jul 14th, 2004 by Haggis McBagpipe last post
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ALWAYS A VICTIM, NEVER RESPONSIBLE
Republicans say bushCartel were "victims" of "bad intelligence". Presumably they mean CIA-type intelligence rather than the actual bushCartel level of intelligence, but either way, bush & Cartel are far too stupid to be in office. *I* wasn't a... (by moghrabi)
Jul 14th, 2004 by moghrabi last post
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Israeli ambassador vandalizes artwork at Swedish museum
Last months vandalising of a work of art by the Israeli ambassador to Sweden speaks volumes as to the social and political physiology of the Sharon government. Ambassador Zvi Mazel was attending the opening of an exhibition at the Museum of... (by moghrabi)
Jul 14th, 2004 by moghrabi last post
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Newsview: Iraq War Proves Troublesome
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Iraq war is not only a major election-year problem for the Bush administration, it is proving a monumental political pain for America's friends. The Philippine government Tuesday said it was withdrawing its 51-soldier contingent... (by moghrabi)
Jul 11th, 2004 by moghrabi last post
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U.S. Jew Denied Entry Into Israel
Jul 11, 2:32 PM (ET) By DAN WALDMAN JERUSALEM (AP) - A Jewish American was denied entry to Israel because she belongs to a pro-Palestinian group, her lawyer said Sunday - a rare case of a Jew banned from the Jewish state. Jamie Spector, 32, a... (by moghrabi)
Jul 11th, 2004 by vista last post
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Unrobing Reverend Blair
The Price of Oilby Reverend Blair It's all about the price of oil It's all about the price of oil Don't give me no shit About blood, sweat, tears and toil It's all about the price of oil Now I ain't no fan of Saddam Hussein (by vista)
Jul 11th, 2004 by moghrabi last post
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There Are Judges in the Hague
One of the Israeli newspapers, Haaretz, put the two events on the front page: the 100th anniversary of the death of Theodor Herzl, the founder of the modern Zionist movement, and the judgment of the International Court of Justice, which declared the... (by moghrabi)
Jul 9th, 2004 by researchok last post
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U.S. Intelligence Exaggerated Iraqi Weapons Reports
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. intelligence agencies overstated the threat of Iraqi weapons of mass destruction, relied on dubious sources and ignored contrary evidence in the run-up to the 2003 U.S. invasion of Iraq, a Senate committee reported on Friday. ... (by moghrabi)
Jul 8th, 2004 by Bushanti last post
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Day To Day News Headlines
Hey! I'm a news hound. It's been an obsession with me since childhood. I've never purchased a comic book. I know I'm weird. I'd like to use this thread to post links to interesting news... (by Paranoid Dot Calm)
Jul 8th, 2004 by American Voice last post
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This is not Saddam
This is not Saddam - 07/07/2004 11:54 The man the Americans are parading is not the real Saddam Hussein When a liar is clever and careful, he is convincing because he is plausible and covers all his tracks. However, the longer the lie is spun... (by moghrabi)
Jul 8th, 2004 by moghrabi last post
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Bush Has a Lot to Answer for on Iraq Torture
By Elizabeth Holtzman Newsday Wednesday 16 June 2004 At a Senate hearing last week, Attorney General John Ashcroft claimed that President George W. Bush never ordered torture in connection with abusive interrogations of prisoners in... (by moghrabi)
Jul 8th, 2004 by moghrabi last post
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Saddam Could Call CIA in His Defense
Saddam Could Call CIA in His Defense uploaded 03 Jul 2004 LONDON - Evidence offered by a top CIA man could confirm the testimony given by Saddam Hussein at the opening of his trial in Baghdad Thursday that he knew of the Halabja massacre only from... (by moghrabi)
Jul 7th, 2004 by moghrabi last post
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British Broadsheet Links Mossad to 9/11
Very interesting theory. (by moghrabi)
Jul 7th, 2004 by moghrabi last post
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Whose War?
March 24, 2003 issue Copyright 2003 The American Conservative Whose War? A neoconservative clique seeks to ensnare our country in a series of wars that are not in Americas interest. by Patrick J. Buchanan The War Party may have gotten its... (by moghrabi)
Jul 7th, 2004 by Paco last post
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Cheney Had No New Data on Saddam, Al Qaeda-Panel
By David Morgan WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Sept. 11 commission, which reported no evidence of collaborative links between Iraq and al Qaeda, said on Tuesday that Vice President Dick Cheney had no more information than commission investigators to... (by moghrabi)
Jul 7th, 2004 by Bushanti last post
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Gaza Plan Foes Could Try to Kill Sharon - Minister
Gaza Plan Foes Could Try to Kill Sharon - Minister Tue Jul 6, 2004 02:01 PM ET JERUSALEM (Reuters) - A top Israeli minister said on Tuesday he had "no doubt" there were Jewish radicals ready to assassinate Prime Minister Ariel Sharon or other top... (by moghrabi)
Jul 7th, 2004 by moghrabi last post
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No War for Israel!
No War for Israel! by David Duke America under George Bush is rushing headlong toward war. This is a war that has been promoted for years by the most radical Jewish supremacists in Israel and America. Some people who oppose this war have taken up... (by moghrabi)
Jul 6th, 2004 by researchok last post
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The spies who pushed for war
The spies who pushed for war Julian Borger reports on the shadow rightwing intelligence network set up in Washington to second-guess the CIA and deliver a justification for toppling Saddam Hussein by force Julian Borger Thursday July 17, 2003 The... (by moghrabi)
Jul 6th, 2004 by moghrabi last post
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Iraq WMD may never be found admits Blair
Iraq WMD may never be found admits Blair By Helen William, PA News 06 July 2004 Tony Blair today accepted that Saddam Hussein's stockpile of weapons of mass destruction may never be found. A year after the war on Iraq, the Prime Minister told... (by moghrabi)
Jun 22nd, 2004 by vista last post
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GTA Members Only
What? Screening of the new documentary THE END OF SUBURBIA: Oil Depletion and the Collapse of The American Dream Why? Since World War II North Americans have invested much of their newfound wealth in suburbia. It has promised a sense of space,... (by vista)
Jun 18th, 2004 by moghrabi last post
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Marjorie Cohn: The Torturer-in-Chief
Marjorie Cohn: The Torturer-in-Chief Friday, 18 June 2004, 3:30 pm Opinion: Marjorie Cohn The Torturer-in-Chief By Marjorie Cohn t r u t h o u t | Perspective Friday 18 June 2004 From: (by moghrabi)
Jun 18th, 2004 by moghrabi last post
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Hunger Strike Activist Beaten in Israeli Jail
Hunger Strike Activist Beaten in Israeli Jail Thursday, 17 June 2004, 11:07 am Press Release: P10K Hunger Strike Activist Beaten in Israeli Jail Irish Political Activist Ken O'Keefe suffered concussion and bruising at the hands of an Israeli... (by moghrabi)
Jun 18th, 2004 by moghrabi last post
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ACTION ALERT! US citizen to be deported
ACTION ALERT! US citizen to be deported Thursday, 17 June 2004, 12:52 pm Press Release: International Solidarity Movement ACTION ALERT! US citizen to be deported Thursday June 17, 2004 0200 Palestine Time For Immediate Release ACTION ALERT (by moghrabi)
Jun 18th, 2004 by American Voice last post
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Royal Bank Customer?!?!?
Anyone else with Royal Bank? Anyone else not get their money? Anyone else as mad as I am? Anyone else want to go in there with a bomb and give em a peice of your mind?!?! I DO! (by LuShes)