Green Left Weekly #601, October 6, 2004

Submitted by Editor on Wed, 13/10/2004 - 00:23

Iraq: Get out now!

It's been a frequent refrain of US officials that Washington is winning its counter-insurgency war in Iraq. `It's very important for the people of the world really to know that we are winning, we are making progress in Iraq. We are defeating terrorists': in this case, however, it was US-installed Iraqi Prime Minister Iyad Allawi who made the claim. Of course the similarity between Allawi's claims and White House propaganda is hardly coincidental, as Allawi's Interim Government of Iraq is a creation of the US occupation. Moreover, Allawi's speech was drafted by US officials.

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http://www.greenleft.org.au/back/2004/601/601p15.htm

* UNITED STATES: Troops suffer from Bush's war
http://www.greenleft.org.au/back/2004/601/601p15b.htm

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Green Left Weekly #601, October 6, 2004

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Greenhouse denial: Kyoto treaty shame
http://www.greenleft.org.au/back/2004/601/601p24.htm

The clock is ticking. If global industry's greenhouse gas emissions do not begin to be significantly and rapidly reduced within decades, humanity faces potentially catastrophic consequences. Yet, confronted with the world's most pressing environmental problem, Western governments have brazenly thrown their weight (and subsidies) behind the corporate polluters' efforts to stall the measures necessary to avert the crisis.

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International News

# IRAQ: 'Things are definitely not improving'
http://www.greenleft.org.au/back/2004/601/601p15.htm

# CHINA: More trapped in illiteracy treadmills
http://www.greenleft.org.au/back/2004/601/601p20.htm

# UNITED STATES: Troops suffer from Bush's war
http://www.greenleft.org.au/back/2004/601/601p15b.htm

# VENEZUELA: 'Time to deepen the revolution'
http://www.greenleft.org.au/back/2004/601/601p16.htm

# BOLIVIA: Cocaleros will not be 'eradicated'
http://www.greenleft.org.au/back/2004/601/601p17.htm

# EAST TIMOR: For a fair maritime boundary!
http://www.greenleft.org.au/back/2004/601/601p17b.htm

# SUDAN: Why Washington won't save Darfur villagers
http://www.greenleft.org.au/back/2004/601/601p18.htm

# INDONESIA: Controversial new military law adopted
http://www.greenleft.org.au/back/2004/601/601p19.htm

# PALESTINE: 'We will never give up our lands or our liberties'
http://www.greenleft.org.au/back/2004/601/601p14.htm

# In brief
http://www.greenleft.org.au/back/2004/601/601p14b.htm

Comment and Analysis

# Greenhouse denial: Australia's Kyoto treaty shame
http://www.greenleft.org.au/back/2004/601/601p24.htm

# Our Common Cause: Looking beyond elections 2004
http://www.greenleft.org.au/back/2004/601/601p7.htm

# Bob Brown: 'Social justice is an absolute pillar of the Greens'
http://www.greenleft.org.au/back/2004/601/601p11.htm

# 'Real change happens outside parliament'
http://www.greenleft.org.au/back/2004/601/601p8c.htm

# Who stands up for the Greens' principles?
http://www.greenleft.org.au/back/2004/601/601p8b.htm

# Sri Lankan asylum seekers face deportation
http://www.greenleft.org.au/back/2004/601/601p6.htm

# The interpreters who played with refugees' lives
http://www.greenleft.org.au/back/2004/601/601p6b.htm

# Whose justice?
http://www.greenleft.org.au/back/2004/601/601p10.htm

# High school students launch activist alliance
http://www.greenleft.org.au/back/2004/601/601p10b.htm

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Left-wing candidates speak

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# 'Selective equality is not equality'
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# `Dump Howard!'
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# Howard gave `billions to the rich'
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Australian News

# Rallies demand 'bring the troops home'
http://www.greenleft.org.au/back/2004/601/601p3.htm

# Thousands march for refugees
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# Merlin calls for reality TV in Baxter
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# Rodents lay trap for Downer
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# Sunrise protest
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# Rudd reads socialist manifesto
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# Put yourself in their shoes
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# Call to halve defence budget
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# Health-care crisis in the Illawarra
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# Don't vote for Howard!
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Cultural Dissent

# Corporate censorship
http://www.greenleft.org.au/back/2004/601/601p23b.htm

# Not therapy
http://www.greenleft.org.au/back/2004/601/601p22d.htm

# Animal Farm: Some brute facts
http://www.greenleft.org.au/back/2004/601/601p21.htm

# CMI makes a welcome return
http://www.greenleft.org.au/back/2004/601/601p21b.htm

# Living in a new shadowland of uncertainty
http://www.greenleft.org.au/back/2004/601/601p22.htm

# SKA-TV's activist awards return
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