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News :: Elections & Legislation

Ralph Nader Speech - full text

The speech he gave at Creighton Univ. on 8/25/04 and a portion of the Q and A afterwards. Please remember that in "safe states" you can vote your heart rather than your fears.

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News :: Media

The Web: Broadband -- over power lines?

Great story about broadband over power lines.

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Commentary :: Miscellaneous

BTL:Noam Chomsky Offers Views on Motivation for Iraq War and...

...the Choices Before Voters on Election Day ~ Interview with Noam Chomsky, MIT professor of linguistics, author and political activist, conducted by Between the Lines' Scott Harris

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Announcement :: [none]

Stop Globalized Violence Against Women / International Caravan for Justice in Juarez

Stop Violence Against Women Worldwide. Come learn about this international issue at a local event which hosts the International Caravan for Justice in Juarez and Chihuahua. On Friday, Oct. 22 the caravan will be traveling to Richmond from Washington D.C., where they will have lobbied for House Resolution 466 and Senate Resolution 392 that "condemn the femicides in Juarez and call for government action." Join us as we demand action by authorities on both sides of the border.

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Interview :: Children : Civil & Human Rights : Crime & Police : Labor & Class : Media : Prisons : Protest Activity

Howard Zinn, NEW Voices of a People's History...

ZNet interview

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News :: Environment

activists confront CEO of National Coal, are detained by FBI

Last night, Monday October 18, a group of 17 masked protesters held a rally outside the house of Jon Nix, the current CEO of National Coal Corporation. The activists chanted, and drummed for half an hour. As they tried to leave they were stopped and detained for two and a half hours by the Knox County Sheriff's Department and later the activists were questioned by the FBI.

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News :: Elections & Legislation : Globalization : International Relations : Peace & War : Prisons : Protest Activity : Right Wing

The increase of the oil price


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Commentary :: Elections & Legislation

The Ring of Kerry

Defend yourself from self-defeat,
Don't let Bush lull you into another four years!

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Announcement :: [none]

Indymedia Workshop: Copyleft

-What is "open source" software?
-Why is there a $9 BILLION lawsuit to destroy open source software?
-How does Indymedia rely on open source software - and culture?
-Why does it matter to me? What can I do?
-How do open source/copyleft concepts relate to other creative products?

Richmond Independent Media presents a workshop and discussion about the "copyleft" movement inspired by freeware pioneers Linux and the Free Software Foundation [www.gnu.org]

Friday October 22 - 6pm
Documentary about computer hacker Kevin Mitnick, imprisoned without bail for nearly five years. Winner of the Audience Award for Documentaries at the New York International Film & Video Festival, 2002.
Showing at Queer Paradise
319 N. Adams St.

Saturday October 23 - 2pm
Workshop about the Copyleft movement. This kind of revolutionary open source, open publishing software is an integral part of Indymedia everywhere.
Workshop at the Flying Brick
506 Pine St. in Oregon Hill

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News :: Media

The Web: 'Bots' pushing poll results

Great story about bots influence on elections.

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