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News :: Civil & Human Rights : Historical Reclamation

Virginia Tribes Continue Long Fight for Sovereignty

American Indians in Virginia are using the spotlight on the 400th anniversary of Jamestown to highlight their fight for federal recognition and acknowledgement of their status as nations.

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Commentary :: International Relations

John Howard: Profile of a Coward

The Australian Prime Minister, John Howard, has managed to gain some international attention after his hysterical attack on presidential candidate, Barack Obama. The seasoned Australian politician knowingly stated that a victory for Obama OR the Democrats would be a victory for al-Qaeda, “I mean, if I we're running al-Qaeda in Iraq, I would put a circle around March 2008 and pray as many times as possible for a victory not only for Obama but also for the Democrats?.

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Commentary :: Peace & War

What’s the Death Toll, Mr. Bush?

The ever increasing, unmentionable death toll of U.S. military expansionism in the Middle East, Eastern Europe and elsewhere exceeds one million souls. The human casualties have achieved unification and consensus at last! The slogan of death is unutterable, perfectly silent and devastatingly effective! Devoid of tribe, nation, race, religion and every other divisive factor that contributed to their demise, all humans are united in death – they are finished! In death there are no ideologies, 'critical issues' or causes.

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Commentary :: Civil & Human Rights

On Coming to Terms with Society

Every human being is required to make a choice; to be controlled by society or else to rebel against it.to allow one's self to have become a slave of the powers that be or to strike back. Ultimately, each of us must figure out how to best cope with society; to become an obedient slave or to challenge the status quo...

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Commentary :: Race & Ethnicity

The Racial Politics of Speaking Well

SENATOR JOSEPH R. BIDEN 'S characterization of his fellow Democratic presidential contender Senator Barack Obama as "the first mainstream African-American who is articulate and bright and clean and a nice-looking guy" was so painfully clumsy that it nearly warranted pity.

There are not enough column inches on this page to parse interpretations of each of Mr. Biden's chosen adjectives. But among his string of loaded words, one is so pervasive — and is generally used and viewed so differently by blacks and whites — that it calls out for a national chat, perhaps a national therapy session.

It is amazing that this still requires clarification, but here it is. Black people get a little testy when white people call them "articulate."

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News :: Peace & War : Protest Activity

Protesters present their passions

People criticize the war - and some back the president - during his visit to James City County.

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Commentary :: Peace & War : Protest Activity

Protesters represent American democracy

When George Bush came to Kingsmill on Saturday, the local "unwelcome wagon" was out in force.

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Interview :: Media : Protest Activity : Urban Development

Richmond's Guerilla Arts

Great little interview with a shadowy and well spoken local guerilla artist.

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