Report: Israel violating int'l law by destroying homes in Gaza
 About picking olives & the anarchists' day in court (Adam Keller)
WASHINGTON - The national security adviser under the first President Bush (news - web sites) says the current president acted contemptuously toward NATO (news - web sites) and Europe after Sept. 11 and is trying to cooperate now out of desperation to "rescue a failing venture" in Iraq (news - web sites) and Afghanistan (news - web sites).
ONE thing appears certain about the appalling case involving the taking of a three-year-old boy from his Brisbane home to Malaysia as part of efforts by his father to inflict emotional pain on the boy's mother.
As this article makes clear, "lower class incomes won't support a middle-class life."
Top Stories from AlterNet for October 19, 2004
* 4540 INDONESIA: Editorial - Trying the press
Quote: In a decision that will surely become a model for resolving future press disputes, the council found that four publications breached the Indonesian Journalist's Code of Ethics. State Minister for State Enterprises Laksamana Sukardi had accused the publications of libel and brought them before the council for adjudication.
* 4541 GLOBAL: European press councils update
Quote: Half the world independent press councils are located on the Old Continent and new ones keep appearing there. No hint of one, however, in such nations as France or Greece.
* 4542 TONGA: Comment - Free speech forever
Quote: It is nearly one year since November 2003 when Tongans lost their right to Freedom of Speech as a defence.
*Climate, the Absent Issue
*RALPH NADER: A Letter to Abraham Foxman
Criticizing Israel is Not Anti-Semitism
Quote: Radical feminism can be traced back directly to Marxism-Leninism. The feminist ideology, framework, and utopian aspirations all have their origin in the writings of Karl Marx and Frederick Engels.
(read: So, is Radical Feminism a Socialist Front?)
For the first time, the Lifestyle Health Section of the Secretariat of the Pacific Community (SPC) is holding a training workshop focusing just on physical activity.
I just may have received the most massive legal links list that I have ever seen.