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Excessive Force and James Fyfe’s Long Shadow. Charles Lieberman (p. 1)

Columbia Protesters Oust Minuteman (p. 1)

From the Editor’s Desk: Of Devils and Democracy (p. 2)

The Present and Future of University Podcasting. Advocate Staff (p. 4)

GC Technology: Working Towards the Future. Lindsay Sarah Krasnoff (p. 5)

On the Horizon: The One-Year Plan. (p. 5)

Academic Repression in the First Person: The Dangers of a Timid Administration. Timothy Shortell (p. 6)

Graduate Student Workers: Help the Adjunct Project Serve You Better. Carl Lindskoog, Adjunct Project Coordinator (p. 6)

Jesus Camp NYC: Les Frères Corbusier Do the “Hell House.” Advocate Staff (p. 7)

New York’s Pedicab Renaissance. Dan Venning (p. 8)

Segal Center Exposes the Artist’s Brain. Frank Episale (p. 10)

Masthead (p. 2)

Letters (p. 2)

To the Editor. Tony Monchinski.

To the Editor. Sandor John.

An Open Letter to Attorney General Eliot Spitzer. The Advocate Newspaper and Doctoral Students Council of the Graduate Center CUNY.

Book Review (p. 11)

The Rise and Fall of the House of Labor. Review of State of the Union: A Century of American Labor by Nelson Lichtenstein (Princeton University Press, 2002). Jason Schulman.

Music Reviews (p. 12)

Praise, Health, and Rock ‘n’ Roll. Reviews of I Am Not Afraid of You and I Will Beat Your Ass by Yo La Tengo (Matador); Gulag Orkestar by Beirut (Ba Da Bing!); and Return to Cookie Mountain by TV on the Radio (Touch and Go). Anton Borst.

Film Review

“Heroic Bloodshed,” [Scorsese] Style. Review of “The Departed,” directed by Martin [Scorsese]. Tim Krause (p. 14)

Doctoral Students Council (p. 15)

News to Use from the DSC

DSC Grant Program Accepting Applications

Health Issues Committee Meets to Discuss Health Insurance for GC Students

You’re Invited to the DSC’s Halloween Party!!

Important Upcoming Dates

The Back Page (p. 16)

The Restaurant Association to Open Breadlines for GC Students. Matt Lau.

Student Forum: What is Your Favorite Watering Hole Around the Graduate Center and Why?

Announcements / Advertisements

Check out the All-New Advocate Web Site (p. 2)

Asian American / Asian Research Institute. 2006 Annual Banquet; Friday Evening Lecture Series (p. 4)

Hunan 5th Ave. (p. 11)

Feeling Tortured by Writer’s Block? Dr. Rose McAloon (p. 13)

Bowery Poetry Club Series; A Celebration of Contemporary Black Poetry: Cave Canem’s 10th Anniversary Reading; Reckoning with Hart Crane. Poetry @ The Center for the Humanities (p. 13)

Great Meals, Great Deals. Oxford Café (p. 13)

Brooklyn Peace Fair, 2006: A Peace & Justice Extravaganza for Adults and Kids of All Ages (p. 15)

Maui Tacos (p. 15)



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