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German Bundestag Commits to the European Union and the United States Agreement on the Processing and Transfer of Passenger Name Record Data by Air Carriers (December 20, 2007) Click here for document. (Approximately 7 pages) The German Bundestag signed the agreement between the European Union and the United States regarding the processing and transfer of passenger name record data (2007 PNR Agreement) December 20, 2007. The EU and US entered into the PNR Agreement in July 2007. It permits the United States Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to obtain PNR data contained in the reservation systems of European Union air ...
While both the United Kingdom and the United States maintain close relationships with many others, the level of cooperation in military planning, execution of military operations, nuclear weapons technology and intelligence sharing with each other has been described as "unparalleled" among major powers . 1 The special relationship was most recently demonstrated by British support for the US-led invasion of Iraq . Cite error: There are tags on this page, but the references will not show without a {{Reflist}} template or a tag; see the .
5-28-10 Activist Newsletter
There are few current news developments more geopolitically important than the intervention of Brazil and Turkey as honest brokers in the U.S.-Iran crisis. The Obama Administration seeks to torpedo these efforts because it is committed to imposing crippling sanctions on Iran. Below you will find two important articles on this situation — "Iran: Obama's Other Oil Spill," and "Iran: A New World Order is Needed." We recommend them. Also below is a three-part series titled "Terrorism: Cause and Effect," which posits that the U.S. is aiming at the wrong target if it wants to end terrorism, and ... market research, surveys and trends
Governor Romney Sends Letters Urging Divestment from Iran
ian regime." Letters urging support for this policy were also sent to New York Governor Eliot Spitzer and United States Senators Hillary Clinton and Chuck Schumer.   In his letter, Governor Romney wrote:   "With your new responsibilities overseeing one of America's largest pension funds, you have a unique opportunity to lead an effort to isolate Iran as it pursues nuclear armament. I request that you immediately launch a policy of strategic disinvestment from companies linked to the Iran ian regime. Screening pension investments and divesting from companies providing financial support to the Iran ian regime or ... market research, surveys and trends


Middle East Report 223: The Analogy to Apartheid, by Ian Urbina
(Ian Urbina is associate editor at the Middle East Research and Information Project. His writing has appeared in the Nation , the International Herald Tribune and elsewhere.) Students for Justice in Palestine protest with mouths taped shut after UC-Berkeley Chancellor Robert Berdahl briefly banned the group in April 2002. (Rob Katzer/The Daily Californian) I t was not a novel comparison, but it caused quite a stir. In June 2001, Ronnie Kasrils and Max Ozinsky, two Jewish heroes of South Africa's struggle for ... industry trends, business articles and survey research
azimagery AZ Bike & Peace: bloody occupation is to target Israel
Prepare to see the New World Order rise from the sea! !!!! fall of the free Republic!!!! Prepare for the death squads!!!!! Prepare to labeled as chattel and property of the state!!!! that rationed healthcare cannot afford to care for the elderly!!!!!! euthanasia that may include the sick and maybe even you!!!!! Prepare for tyranny and communist blood letting!!!! King Obama arise and eat much flesh!!!! Naomi Klein - Charlie Rose Interview Enough. It's time for a boycott The best way to end the bloody occupation is to target Israel with the kind of movement that ended apartheid in South Africa It's time. Long past ... industry trends, business articles and survey research
As they brace for Pentagon cutbacks, defense contractors post strong quarter
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Presidential Candidates on Iraq, Iran, and Nuclear Weapons
supports sanctions and divestment ... If the situation is that it requires immediate action to .... weapons will be banished from the face of the Earth.” That is my dream, too. ..... opposes a ban on private military contractors in Iraq ... technology research, surveys study and trend statistics
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The Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, having had under consideration an original bill (S. 2271) to authorize State and local governments to divest assets in companies that conduct business operations in Sudan, to prohibit United States Government contracts with such companies, and for other purposes, having considered the same, reports favorably thereon and recommends that the bill do pass. On October 17, 2007, the Senate Committee on Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs considered a Committee Print, entitled the `Sudan Accountability and Divestment Act of 2007,' a bill to authorize State and local governments ... technology research, surveys study and trend statistics
On Thursday, January 31st, SEWI organized a die-in in Usdan to protest Wesleyan's investment in weapons contractors by demonstrating the unneccessary death that they're profiting from in Iraq. Approximately 30 students participated.   On Friday, November 16th, SEWI had another meeting about divestment from weapons contractors with the Chair of the Board of Trustees Jim Dresser, President Michael Roth, Marianne Calnen, WSA president Matt Ball, and FiFaC Chair Rebecca Weiss. SEWI gave a presentation on a new proposal on divesting from General Dynamics and Raytheon. Click here to view proposal.   SEWI met with ...
WikiAnswers - What has Barack Obama accomplished
He later added three amendments to the "Comprehensive Immigration Reform Act", which passed the Senate in May 2006, but failed to gain majority support in the U.S. House of Representatives.In September 2006, Obama supported a related bill, the Secure Fence Act, authorizing construction of fencing and other security improvements along the MexicoUnited States border .President Bush signed the Secure Fence Act into law in October 2006, calling it "an important step toward immigration reform." Partnering first with Sen. Dick Lugar (R-IN), and then with Sen. Tom Coburn (R-OK), Obama successfully introduced two ...
How did the Reconstruction end? - Yahoo! Answers
Because of the American culture; our teaching methods and the fact, the winner holds the reins few if any one realizes that the South is still under reconstruction; is still at war and still at the mercy of the North. A very famous Southerner before he died said, “Surrender means the history of this heroic struggle will be written by the enemy that our youths will be taught by Northern School teachers learn from Northern school books THEIR version of the war”. If you do not believe Reconstruction is still in place look at the differences in the manner voting is handled; there are still active segregation cases where the Federal ...