Hot on Big Pharma's Trail; The Great Urban-Rural Divide

Submitted by Editor on Mon, 29/11/2004 - 23:45

AlterNet Headlines
* HERE, KIDDIE, KIDDIE
* BLUE ISLANDS, RED SEAS
* KERRY AND THE GIFT OF IMPUNITY
* PORTER GOSS' WIA -- WORTHLESS INTELLIGENCE AGENCY
* THE STAMP OF APPROVAL
* THE FATE OF MEDICAL POT
* AIDS PANDEMIC STALKS WOMEN

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29 Nov 2004

Top Stories from AlterNet for November 29, 2004
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HERE, KIDDIE, KIDDIE
Kelly Hearn, AlterNet
How drug companies are pushing ADHD drugs for children by funding researchers and advocacy groups -- and ignoring the studies which question their claims.
http://www.alternet.org/drugreporter/20594/

BLUE ISLANDS, RED SEAS
John Gartner, AlterNet
The real great divide in American politics is not between red and blue states, but between urban and rural voters.
http://www.alternet.org/election04/20609/

KERRY AND THE GIFT OF IMPUNITY
Naomi Klein, The Nation
The election appears to have ushered in an orgy of impunity for the administration's -- and soldiers' -- actions in Iraq. Is Kerry to blame?
http://www.alternet.org/waroniraq/20602/

PORTER GOSS' WIA -- WORTHLESS INTELLIGENCE AGENCY
Chalmers Johnson, Tomdispatch.com
With the re-election of President Bush and the appointment of Porter Goss to bring the CIA under White House control, it becomes increasingly hard to see how the republic will survive.
http://www.alternet.org/story/20600/

THE STAMP OF APPROVAL
Emily Sogn, AlterNet
In the negotiations for access to the name "The Postal Service," cultural cache and corporate power find an uneasy middle ground.
http://www.alternet.org/wiretap/20598/

THE FATE OF MEDICAL POT
Raymond Cushing, AlterNet
The Supreme Court is set to rule on whether the feds have the right to arrest medical marijuana patients. But will the justices have all the facts?
http://www.alternet.org/drugreporter/20577/

AIDS PANDEMIC STALKS WOMEN
Evelyn Kwamboka, Alan Kisia, allAfrica.com
A new study urges action to counter the growing rate of HIV infection among women -- who now make up almost half of all AIDS sufferers.
http://www.alternet.org/envirohealth/20605/

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