The Big Cover-up

The Big Cover-up

Posted July 29, 2004 by Tiny co-editor and JJ/Youth in media intern at PoorNewsNetwork

The Office of citizens Compliant releases an incomplete investigation on The Thurgood Marshal Incidient of 10-11“We haven’t found anything to prove police misconduct so far.”-Director of the Office of Citizen’s Complaints“A lot of my friends who were African American and
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Murdered by Capitalism by John Ross

Posted July 29, 2004 by Colin Bosio-Cady

This book’s greatest asset is the experienced skill of its writer. Heavy on drinking stories and filled with nostalgia for the days when propaganda by the deed was an accepted political concept, Death by Capitalism gives the reader a sort
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McCarthyism at the Chronicle?

McCarthyism at the Chronicle?

Posted July 29, 2004 by Sarah Norr

Why are progressive staffers disappearing from San Francisco’s leading paper? In the past month, two staffers at the San Francisco Chronicle have quietly disappeared from their posts. Ruth Rosen, a progressive opinion columnist, was suspended without pay after she wrote
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Editorial: The Chronicle’s Progressive Purge

Posted July 28, 2004 by

When Southern radio stations stopped playing the Dixie Chicks in response to the group’s criticism of President Bush, Bay Area residents assumed that it could not happen here. The same reaction likely followed the Alladin Hotel’s recent decision to terminate
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Trees: Latest Casualties in War Against Homelessness

Posted July 28, 2004 by Jeremy Elprin

In the misty rainforests of the Brazilian Amazon, foreign investors’ logging efforts have led to irreparable habitat destruction, leaving creatures of all walks of life without food and shelter. In the murky streets of downtown San Francisco, a similar phenomenon
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Ladyfest Bay Area 2004

Posted July 27, 2004 by Staff Writer

Ladyfest Bay Area 2004 is a non-profit, feminist, community-based collaborative festival of workshops, live music and spoken word shows, opportunities to sell handmade crafts and zines, film screenings, performance art theater, spoken word events, and much more. It consists of
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