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Anti Death Penalty Demo Gets Zero Press

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August 28th, 2007

I did not have a good Monday morning. I was already late when I got a flat tire on my bicycle.
I was headed to Harlem for an event aimed at encouraging Representative Charles Rangel to do more in the case of Kenneth Foster, to get Rangel (who is against the death penalty) to join […]

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Girl on Fire at TomDispatch

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March 23rd, 2007

I am trying to get into the habit of posting here more often.
In the interest of getting into the habit of blogging, and because I have not stopped thinking about this article, I would like to draw your attention to TomDispatch.Com, where a journalism student named Meghann Farnsworth has written a staggering article about […]

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Confronting Gender-Based Violence from Here to Iraq

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March 7th, 2007

Madre, the international women’s human rights organization, released their report– Promising Democracy, Imposing Theocracy: Gender-Based Violence and the US War on Iraq at a press conference and panel discussion yesterday.
Among the findings in this ground breaking report is a stark criticism about U.S. media coverage of gender based violence in Iraq.
“The lack […]

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