Monthly Archives: March 2008

Divided Arabs Deliver Little

DAMASCUS, Mar 31 (IPS) – The Arab summit held in Damascus over this weekend has convinced many Iraqis that Arab leaders do not speak for them. More than anything done or not, the very absence of many Arab leaders at the summit has left displaced Iraqis here angry.

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/CORRECTED REPEAT*/IRAQ: Blackwater Fever Comes In New Ways

FALLUJAH — Iraqi doctors in al-Anbar province warn of the spread of Blackwater fever, a complication of malaria. Many Iraqis see that name as ominously one with Blackwater Worldwide, the U.S. mercenary company operating in Iraq. “This disease is a severe form of malarial infection caused by the parasite plasmodium falciparum, which is considered the […]

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Alternative Radio

April 15 Dahr Jamail – Iraq: Beyond the Green Zone (lecture) -Alternative Radio is a weekly one-hour progressive radio show syndicated on more than 190 stations in the U.S. and beyond. Feed Date & Time: Tuesdays, 1400-1459ET Channel: A68.5 Terms: Free of Charge to All Stations Contact: Ali Lightfoot, 303-473-0972, – Alternative Radio PO […]

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BTGZ Wins James Aronson Award for Social Justice Journalism for 2007

Dahr Jamail, author of Beyond the Green Zone Dispatches from an Unembedded Journalist in Occupied Iraq Dahr Jamail (Author) Foreword by Amy Goodman Published: 10/01/2007 9781931859479 | $20.00 | Trade Cloth Forthcoming in paperback has just won a James Aronson Award for Social Justice Journalism for 2007 The award letter says that Jamail’s work […]

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