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    Do we know what we're doing in Afghanistan?

    Olga Bonfiglio
    31 October 2009
    In the media

    The peace movement has a lot of work to do, it must demand de-escalation in Afghanistan.

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    Ethnic groups likely to suffer

    29 October 2009
    In the media

    The ruling junta is trying to crack down on ethnically distinct territories to reconcile Burmese and Chinese relations.

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    Inside Story - The UN mission in Afghanistan

    Phyllis Bennis, Ahmad Fawsi, Jun Borras
    29 October 2009
    In the media

    The UN has huge role to play in Afghanistan, but when it is trying to do this under the conditions of occupation it is inevitable that it is going to be seen as part of that occupation, not as part of the solution.

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    EU will Internet und Mobiltelefone anzapfen

    27 October 2009
    In the media

    Ein Bericht, der unbeabsichtigt im Internet als PDF-Dokument mit Datum vom 30. Juni 2009 veröffentlicht wurde, liefert Einsichten in ein heimlichtuerisches Projekt der Europäischen Union, das darauf ausgerichtet ist, die Bürger zu überwachen, wie Wikileaks am 4. Oktober berichtete.

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    "Militaire industrie profiteert van Europees onderzoeksgeld", zegt TNI-rapport

    27 October 2009
    In the media

    De Europese programma's rond interne veiligheid, goed voor een totaalbudget van 1,4 miljard euro, zijn gericht op onderzoek dat steun biedt aan de Europese militaire en veiligheidsindustrie.

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    EU zkoumá, jak monitorovat abnormální chování

    26 October 2009
    In the media

    Evropská unie financuje ambiciózní programy, které mají v rámci boje proti terorismu monitorovat lidské chování. Mnozí pozorovatelé se obávají, že všichni Evropané budou brzy mezi podezřelými.

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    Militaire industrie profiteert van Europees onderzoeksgeld

    26 October 2009
    In the media

    “Het hele proces lijkt ontworpen te zijn door lobbyisten, voor lobbyisten”, zegt Ben Hayes, TNI onderzoeker en auteur van het rapport. “In haar streven naar een verhoogde 'industriële competitiviteit', heeft de EU het ontwerp van haar onderzoeksprogramma volledig uitbesteed aan de bedrijven die het meest te winnen hebben aan de uitvoering van dit programma.”

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    EU to monitor deviant behaviour in fight against terrorism

    Wilmer Heck
    20 October 2009
    In the media

    The EU is funding ambitious programmes to monitor human behaviour in the fight against crime and terrorism. Some people are afraid this will turn us all into suspects.

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    U.N. Body Backs War Crimes Charges on Israel, Hamas

    Thalif Deen
    19 October 2009
    In the media
    If Washington remains unwilling to hold Israel accountable for its violations in Gaza war, as seen in its voting against the UN Human Rights Council resolution, the potential for a new U.S. position in the world will be impossible.
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    Feed the world

    Tristram Stuart
    17 October 2009
    In the media

    The recent food crisis in many poor countries is due to the dismantlement of the developing nations’ state support for local agriculture, and opening up to liberalised international food trade, as promoted by the international financial institutions.

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    In de EU is snel lopen verdacht, een koude neus ook

    Wilmer Heck
    15 October 2009
    In the media
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    Digital.Leben

    Michael Fiedler
    07 October 2009
    In the media
    Michael Fiedler hat mit dem Autor Ben Hayes gesprochen. Der Titel "NeoConOpticon" hat seinen Ursprung übrigens in der Idee des Panopticon.
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    EU 'homeland security' lacks democratic oversight, says watchdog

    02 October 2009
    In the media
    Decisions on the expansion of the lucrative security sector in the EU are hived off from public view and are being made by the companies that will ultimately profit from them.
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    First Black President tries to undo Bush-era hatred, but can he?

    Saeed Shabazz
    01 October 2009
    In the media

    President Barack Obama seized the world stage beginning at the United Nations and ending at The Group of Twenty economic summit in Pittsburgh.

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