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NEW STUDY in the June 2002 Extra!--

Study shows network news sources skew white, male & elite

A study of ABC World News Tonight, CBS Evening News and NBC Nightly News in the year 2001 shows that 92 percent of all U.S. sources interviewed were white, 85 percent were male and, where party affiliation was identifiable, 75 percent were Republican.

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George W Bush, Political Terrorist

by William Rivers Pitt
t r u t h o u t May 27, 2002

The earthquake began on Thursday, May 16th: The Bush administration had been warned by the CIA months before September 11th of Al Qaida terrorists and plans to hijack airplanes. Nothing of substance was done to address the threat – "The proper agencies were warned," we were told, but no representative of any pertinent agency has since stepped forward to acknowledge receipt of any warnings.

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<b>Censorship and the American

Dr. Wilhelm Reich's legal battles, if they were not so tragic, might be viewed as real-life satire. A respected scientist who expresses his theories is hauled before a series of courts in which lawyers and judges decide the truth of his scientific investigations. They decide he is wrong, throw him in jail and burn his books.

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The Case for Bush Administration Advance Knowledge of 9-11 Attacks

Briefing Paper

by Michael C. Ruppert

© COPYRIGHT 2002, Michael C. Ruppert and FTW Publications, www.copvcia.com all rights reserved. May be reprinted , distributed or posted on web sites for non-profit purposes only.]

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Bush Still Backward On Women&#146;s Issues

by Joe Conason

This column ran on page 5 in the 5/6/2002 edition of The New York Observer

Among the most admirable aspects of George W. Bush’s public persona is his respect for the women who work for him. His ease with female leadership at the highest levels of his campaign and in the Oval Office suggests that he is in fact a man of his generation, however often he denigrates the liberal activism that revived the movement for sexual equality.

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What Would I Do?

by Gene Callahan

One question I'm asked from time to time is, "OK, if you're critical of current US policy in the war on terror, what would you do?"

It's true that it's always easier to be a critic than a performer. I don't have any pretensions to being a foreign policy expert, so I've never attempted to put forward an exact course of action for the US government in response to 9/11. However, there are a few things I do know, that seem relevant, at least to me.

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