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Free Speech Radio News - December 31, 2003 at 3:00pm
2003 Year in Review...

Free Speech Radio News - December 30, 2003 at 3:00pm
Orange Alert Curbs Civil Rights Guatemalan Presidential Elections Pakistan Shuffles Political Powers Vietnam’s Economy Senegalese Farmers Ignite Corn Revolution

Free Speech Radio News - December 29, 2003 at 3:00pm
Earthquake in Iranian City of Bam New Weapon used by Israel Homeless Management Information HIV Conference Strom's Love Child and American Politics

Free Speech Radio News - December 26, 2003 at 3:00pm
To Live in a Dam Coke dealt blow in India Suicide rates in French prisons very high

Free Speech Radio News - December 25, 2003 at 3:00pm
2003 in Review...

Free Speech Radio News - December 24, 2003 at 3:00pm
Special Documentary: The Private Prison Industry The Private Prison Industry is currently the largest and continually expanding industry in the United States. In addition to local and state governments, a large number of corporations and individuals profit from the industry. While historically African Americans, and more recently, Latinos, have provided cheap labor for prisons, in the last couple of years the target has become various immigrant groups. The Department of Justice, more than ever influenced by a free market economy, has allowed the enactments of laws that allow the mass roundups of immigrants. The Anti-terrorist Act of 1996, singed by president Clinton, was followed by Bush's enactment of the Patriot Act of 2001 after the 9/11 tragedy. FSRN's Simba Russeau brings us this special documentary "The Private Prison Industry in America Today", the voices of African Americans, Latinos and various immigrants who have fallen victim to the present day market of prison profits and cheap labor.

Free Speech Radio News - December 23, 2003 at 3:00pm
Two Years Since Economic Collapse in Argentina Debate in Arab World Over Saddam Trial Intensifies Blacks and Poor Have Poorer Health Hard Line Nationalist Parties Rise in Serbia Do Indonesians Trust the US & Australia?

Free Speech Radio News - December 22, 2003 at 3:00pm
Independence for Kosovo? Israeli Elite Reservists Refuse to Serve in Gaza Libya: Nuke Admission California Budget Crisis Muslim Women Protest Headscarf Law in Paris

Free Speech Radio News - December 19, 2003 at 3:00pm
Enola Gay Goes on Display Criticism of Sharon Speech 9th Circuit says Gitmo Prisoners Denied Basic Rights French Law Marginalizes Muslims Cintas Profits on Backs of Workers

Free Speech Radio News - December 18, 2003 at 3:00pm
US Goes To UN On Iraq Bush Cannot Hold Padilla as "Enemy Combatant" 9-11 Attacks "Not Something That Had to Happen" Central American’s Protest CAFTA Sex Workers Call for Basic Rights

Free Speech Radio News - December 17, 2003 at 3:00pm
EPA on Mercury Emissions Immigration Update Iran Calls for International Trial of Saddam Federal Mediator to Enter Grocery Strike Dispute Brach's Candies closes in Chicago, Wal-Mart Opens

Free Speech Radio News - December 16, 2003 at 3:00pm
UN Office to Reopen in Baghdad? More on Iraqi Contracts Military Families Speak Out Son of Prop 187 Protests Against Cincinnati Police Brutality

Free Speech Radio News - December 15, 2003 at 3:00pm
Iraqi React: Saddam Arrest Arab React: Saddam Arrest Washington React: Saddam Arrest World Summit Ignores Real Issues India: Man Freed After Bogus Terrorism Charge

Free Speech Radio News - December 12, 2003 at 3:00pm
Mumia on Nathanial Jones Military Contracts to Universities? Peace Accords Update Peace at Last in South Asia? World Bank Development Lottery in DC

Free Speech Radio News - December 11, 2003 at 3:00pm
French Commission: Ban Headscarves US Defends Decision on Iraq Contracts Does Campaign-Finance Decision Go Far Enough? US Denying Worker Rights Texas StaysThree Executions Humanitarian Exchange in Colombia?

Free Speech Radio News - December 10, 2003 at 3:00pm
Chinese Premier Meets Falun Gong Protests World Summit on Information Society opens in Geneva Late Justice in Argentina? A Woman's Place is in Her Union First, Now Mother: NYPD Police Brutality continues

Free Speech Radio News - December 9, 2003 at 3:00pm
Florida Democratic Convention Hypocrisy in the Commonwealth? CAFTA to be Finalized Case of Captain Yee Black's Demand Gay Marriage Rights

Free Speech Radio News - December 8, 2003 at 3:00pm
Immokalee Barn-raising for New FM Station Are You a Terrorist? JD Cannot Justify Mass Arrests Mayoral Run-Off Election in SF Pilgrimage for Human Rights Fast Food Workers Strike in Paris

Free Speech Radio News - December 5, 2003 at 3:00pm
Bush Signs Healthy Forest Restoration Act EPA’s New Rules India and Pakistan Peace Attempts Bereaved Israeli and Palestinian Parents US Monitoring Immigrants with New Registration

Free Speech Radio News - December 4, 2003 at 3:00pm
Lawyers Granted to Two Gitmo Prisoners Refugee Crisis on Iraq-Jordan Border Strike Averted at UC Campuses AIDS Special: Indonesia Colombia’s AUC Disarms

Free Speech Radio News - December 3, 2003 at 3:00pm
Nathaniel Jones Death a Homicide EPA Chief to Undo Mercury Protections EPA Chief to Undo Mercury Protections Behind the Geneva Accords Holiday Shopping Fueling Sweatshop Economy? Booksellers Fight Patriot Act

Free Speech Radio News - December 2, 2003 at 3:00pm
Supreme Court on funding for religious schools CA repeals license for undocumented Indian farmers to sue Monsanto FSRN AIDS Series: Harlem, NY

Free Speech Radio News - December 1, 2003 at 3:00pm
AIDS Special: Rwanda 100 to be released from Guantanamo Bay? EPA not Protecting Children? FSRN-Corpwatch Exclusive: Benetton land-grabs in Argentina

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