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 Vol. 2, No. 29 August 25-31, 2002  

CIA Plotting Joma’s Abduction, European Group Says By BULATLAT.COM

Peace Talks to Save Gov’t P56-B a Year  By Gerry Albert-Corpuz

Mining for whom?: A Bulatlat.com Special Report / part I

·        A Bane Called Victoria By Audrey Mary Beltran and Ara Forda

·        Mining in Negros: A Story of Plunder, Destruction and Dislocations By Edgar A. Cadagat and Karl G. Ombion

Cordillera Vegetable Growers Want RP Out of GATT By BULATLAT.COM

Medical Malpractice Bill: Boost or Bomb to People’s Health?   By BULATLAT.COM

IRRI Workers Assail Retrenchment   By BULATLAT.COM

MIGRANT WATCH - 20,000 OCWs in Macau are Defenseless By Edgar A. Cadagat and Karl G. Ombion

Analysis - Do Filipinos Have the Power of Choice?  By Danilo Araña Arao

DEMOCRATIC SPACE - Tyranny as Déjà Vu  By Samahan ng mga Ex-Detainee Laban sa Detensyon at para sa Amnestiya (SELDA, Society of Ex-detainees against Detention and for Amnesty)

DEMOCRATIC SPACE - ‘Greenwash’ in Johannesburg Summit Deplored: ‘Sustainable Development’ = PPA, San Roque Dam By Philippine Network for the World Summit on Sustainable Development (PHILNET-WSSD)

Photo of the Week  By Ace Alegre

Alternative Reader No. 24: Costs of War Compiled By BULATLAT.COM

·   The Cost of Bush's War By Seumas Milne 

·   With Talk of Conflict with Iraq, Americans Remember the Human Cost of Vietnam  By Duncan Campbell

·   November Surprise?, Vacationing Bush Plots End of Iraq By James Ridgeway and Mondo Washington

·   U.S. Must Face the Truth : Know Who is The Terrorist -- 25 Classic Quotes on Western Hegemony By Truthteller


 Vol. 2, No. 28 August 18-24, 2002

After 6 Years of Oil Deregulation: No Calm on the Consumer Front By Danilo Araña Arao

World’s Rare Trees in RP’s Biggest Forest Massacre By Edgar A. Cadagat and Karl G. Ombion

P7-B Davao Mega Project Threatens Lumads, Promises 'Wrong Solution' By Carlos H. Conde and Daisy C. Gonzales

Tribeswoman Hurt in DND Dispersal By Audrey Mary Beltran

Irrigation Project Brings Water – and Hope – to a ‘Forgotten Village’ By Mike Ac-ac

Mindoro’s Army Commander Owned Crime, Bayan Muna Says By BULATLAT.COM

Women’s Group Deplores Increase in Rape Cases By BULATLAT.COM

News Analysis - Arroyo’s Deal with U.S. Includes Special Covert Operations By Bobby Tuazon

News Analysis - Is the Defense Chief Up to Something? By Gerry Albert-Corpuz

Review of E. SAN JUAN, Jr., Racism and Cultural Studies: Critiques of Multiculturalist Ideology and the Politics of Difference.  Durham and London: Duke University Press, 2002. 428 pages. By Charlie Samuya Veric
Poetry in Filipino - Kaibigan II
By Monico Atienza
lternative Reader No. 23:
The U.S. and the Kurds of Iraq: A Bitter History Compiled By BULATLAT.COM

·   The U.S. and the Kurds of Iraq: A Bitter History  By Maggy Zanger 

·   The Logic of Empire By George Monbiot

·   What, If Anything, Does Iraq Have to Hide? By Scott Ritter


 Vol. 2, No. 27 August 11-17, 2002

U.S. Declares Open Season vs Communist Party/NPA By Carlos H. Conde

Water Impoundment in San Roque Reservoir to Submerge 8 Villages By BULATLAT.COM

ABS-CBN’s Real-Life Tear-Jerker: Farmers Accuse TV Foundation, MWSS of Human Rights Violations  By Gerry Albert-Corpuz

Migrant Watch: U.S. War on Iraq to Displace 1.4-M Filipinos By BULATLAT.COM 

NDF Threatens to Pull Out of Peace Talks After a Week of Barbed Exchanges with GMA Gov't  By Gerry Albert-Corpuz

NEWS ANALYSIS: Feigning Peace While Waging War  By Sandra Nicolas

World Protestant Church Leaders Say ‘War on Terror’ Must Not Subjugate Nations  By Ace Alegre

Benguet May Lose Fame as Country's ‘Vegetable Salad Capital’ By Ace Alegre

Changing Times  By Alfonso Bermejo Villmora

Commentary - The President’s ‘Death Wish’ By Carlos H. Conde

Commentary - GMA’s Scam Against Workers By Carlos H. Conde

Commentary - Arroyo's Media Madness Has Got to Stop By Carlos H. Conde


 Vol. 2, No. 26 August 4-10, 2002

Damning the Dams: A BULATLAT.COM Special Report

·        Dam to Bury Pangasinan’s ‘Little Paradise’ This August By Audrey Mary Beltran

·        3 Dams to Rise in Denuded Negros  By Edgar A. Cadagat and Karl G. Ombion

Week-long Protest Greets Powell: Militants Defy Palace Ban on Rallies  By Gerry Albert-Corpuz

Military refuses to turn over 10-year old boy to family By BULATLAT.COM

Flash Points: Campus Journalists Under Pressure  By COLLEGE EDITORS GUILD OF THE PHILIPPINES (CEGP)

Philippines: Protect the community from crime - but not at the cost of human rights By AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL 

Commentary - Communists and Terrorists By Carlos H. Conde

Commentary - An Orgy of Constitutional Contempt  By Carlos H. Conde

U.S. Armed Intervention in the Philippines and the People's Struggle for National Freedom By Rep. Satur C. Ocampo

DEMOCRATIC SPACE - Bishops Denounce "No Permit No Rally Rule" of GMA By Bishop Elmer M. Bolocon, CRY OUT

Alternative Reader No. 22: On U.S. Military Presence in the Philippines Compiled By BULATLAT.COM