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Reporters Without Borders

Reporters Without Borders makes available on its website for downloading and printing the Handbook for Bloggers and Cyber-Dissidents. This book is meant mostly for people in countries where no free press exists. Reporters Without Borders is an advocacy group that works on behalf of traditional journalists and also in support of new-media internet freedom around the world. The handbook discusses ways to get around official censorship, ways to remain anonymous and tips for running a good and successful blog. ROB states that in countries without a free press that bloggers may essentially serve the function of a press. I think this

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borders continue to be porous

Government investigators smuggled radioactive materials into U.S. From David de Sola CNN Monday, March 27, 2006; Posted: 7:55 p.m. EST (00:55 GMT) WASHINGTON (CNN) — Two teams of government investigators using fake documents were able to enter the United States with enough radioactive sources to make two dirty bombs, according to a federal report made available Monday. The investigators purchased a “small quantity” of radioactive materials from a commercial source while posing as employees of a fictitious company and brought the materials into the United States through checkpoints on the northern and southern borders, according to a Government Accountability Office report

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Iraq – What a mess!

Thoughtful political observers clearly discussed the problems with entering Iraq. George Bush, the greater, did not invade Iraq during the Gulf War because as he stated in his memoir there were HUGE problem with invading Iraq. Republicans laughed at those of us who knew that defeating Iraq was not the major issue – controlling Iraq was the problem. The Bush administration flexed their muscles and did not plan for the aftermath. Now, our troops are paying for their mistakes. Because we invaded with a force that was not large enough to seal the borders of Iraq terrorists flooded into the country.

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Errington C. Thompson, MD

Dr. Thompson is a surgeon, scholar, full-time sports fan and part-time political activist. He is active in a number of community projects and initiatives. Through medicine, he strives to improve the physical health of all he treats.

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