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An Israeli Surgeon's Story

28-12-2003 10:06

Israeli surgeon Shmuel Yurfest once reattached the severed hand of a Palestinian bomb-maker who had a "work accident." But sadly, Dr. Yurfest won't be saving any more "militants."

About a year after he saved the bomb-maker's hand, he was blinded and partially deafened when a 19-year old girl exploded next to him at a shopping mall: Surgeon Blinded by Bomb After Healing Militants. This article is unusually sympathetic for a Reuters release.

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American banana problem ?

28-12-2003 09:55

pay back time
one day
6 heroes dead
6 collaborators dead
43 heroes wounded to cripples
And no personalized evil in sight to blame

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Jihad Culture Cannot Be Changed

28-12-2003 09:31

Pakistan's Federal Information Minister says that anyone who challenges the culture of jihad has no place in Islam. (Hat tip: Jihad Watch.)

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dear yanqui goon

28-12-2003 04:52

An open letter to all yanqui goons

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Freedom from Nightmare in Iraq

28-12-2003 04:39

An interview with Urslaan Khan, the Manchester University student arrested in Iraq accused of trying to fight coalition troops.

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28-12-2003 03:50

The THOUGHT CONTROL plolice are on the rise..
check out
center columb. Piec on freedom of speech.. then note
the coments when you click on the link. They don't
just hide what they may not like - they delete the commenst in the hidden area as well.

Lot of people upset.

Join the Boycott.. don't be a SCAB

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The 'Flu

27-12-2003 23:38

Experts at the Mayo Clinic are warning that a flu pandemic will strike the world at any time. They estimate that over one million people will die worldwide.

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Do Your Bit for the Environment and the Earth

27-12-2003 23:31

A new group has been created to share and learn new ideas for changes we can make in our every day lives to lessen our impact on the environment.

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Secret Poisoning of Cigs, OK...Smoking Them, Banned.

27-12-2003 21:20

Anyone interested at all in the "smoking" ban story, and how it is essentially an Evasion of Liabilities for the Cig Industry, ought Google terms such as 'Radiation Cigarettes', Pesticides Tobacco', 'DDT Tobacco', 'Dioxin Tobacco', 'POPs Tobacco', etc. But here are links to bits of integral info...that you will not find in the corporate media...or in your legislators' speeches.

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Big Surprise In Store For US/UK In Iraq For 2004

27-12-2003 21:17

Look out occupation forces, coz guess who's coming to get ya!

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Alternative Christmas carols in Manchester - dial-up modem video clips

27-12-2003 21:08

Alternative Christmas carols for Palestinians...

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Live ammo against pacifists in IsraHell (by Latuff)

27-12-2003 19:51

Pacifists are the new targets for Israeli troops
It was the first time since the start of the intifada more than three years ago that an Israeli had been wounded by live fire during the course of a protest.

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27-12-2003 19:01

Investigative journalist Ritt Goldstein's chronicle on the rise and ramifications of US police power...from both journalistic and personal perspectives.

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Reward to find policeman's killer

27-12-2003 18:54

Rewards totalling £25,000 have been offered to help catch the gunman who shot dead a police officer and left another seriously injured.

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Dear Mom - From Qalqilya, Palestine

27-12-2003 16:08

Why I choose to be in Palestine & Iraq for Christmas & the New Year

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update on sherwood tree protest camp

27-12-2003 15:25

update on sherwood tree protest camp

-we stil urgently need pepole on site

-Eviction possible any time!

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Ulla Roder, the activiste who disarmed a Tornadojet in march, issued a statement

27-12-2003 13:27

Ulla Roder, the international peace-activiste who disarmed a Tornadojet in Leuchars last March, wrote an interesting statement. In a.o. things she explains why she believes the justice system in Scotland is designed to silence her and she believes she is not being provided with a fair trial. (surprice?) Ulla does not wish to escape justice, shee seeks it, but demands a fair trial. Her action was and is accountable!

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Right wing leader Blocher elected to the Swiss federal Council

27-12-2003 12:29

Christoph Blocher
Switzerland has voted its populist exponent Christoph Blocher to be a member of the executive Swiss federal Council. Mr. Blocher, known as right wing hawk and wealthy industrialist has herewith brought his political career to the top of Swiss politics. With Christoph Blocher, Switzerland has a brilliant and inconvenient politician who, like few before him, will bring an icy breath to the traditionally liberal concept of Switzerland.

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From Iraq Indymedia - Living by the Fence

27-12-2003 09:00

The November 2003 study by the Uranium Medical Research Committee (UMRC) said: "Witnesses living next to the airport report 3,000 civilians were incinerated by one morning's attack from aerial bursts of thermobaric and fuel air bombs...."

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Fly American Airlines (by Latuff)

27-12-2003 01:46

Osama is in the air...
Copyright-free artwork by Brazilian cartoonist Latuff.
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