Weekly recap of best under-reported news stories.

Media Island's Weekly News Roundup:

Mother Jones: What killed Aiyana Stanley-Jones?
http://motherjones.com/politics/2010/11/aiyana-stanley-jones-detroit

Truth Dig: Bitter Memories of ar on the way to jail, by Chris Hedges
http://www.truthdig.com/report/item/bitter_memories_of_war_on_the_way_to_jail_20101220/

Common Dreams: Season of Hardship Connects Struggling Workers in Two Worlds  by Michelle Chen
http://www.commondreams.org/headline/2010/12/29-4

CISPES: A victory! The power of international solidarity.
http://cispes.org/

Alter Net: Vision: Modern Utopians -- Revisiting the Amazing Communes and Alternative Societies of the '60s and '70s, by Richard Fairfield

http://www.alternet.org/

Reclaim the Media: FCC's net neutrality compromise benefits industry at
expense of small business, tech innovators and minorities.
http://www.reclaimthemedia.org/broadband_cable/fccs_net_neutrality_compromise2151

Media with Conscience: Economic chickens coming home to roost, by Ben Tanosborn
http://mwcnews.net/focus/editorial/7604-economic-implosion.html

Narco News: $100 Million Drug-War Garrison Approved for U.S.-Mexican Border, by Bill Conroy
http://narcosphere.narconews.com/notebook/bill-conroy/2010/12/100-million-drug-war-garrison-approved-us-mexican-border

Venezuela Analysis: Chavez's Lines #100: "The Sermon on the Cerro", by Hugo Chavez,
http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/5899

Upside Down World: OAS Diplomat's Words Rattle Haiti’s Occupation Regime, by Roger Annis

http://upsidedownworld.org/main/haiti-archives-51/2836-oas-diplomats-words-rattles-haitis-occupation-regime

Washington Post: Monitoring America, the newest installment to the mind blowing investigative series Top Secret America.
http://projects.washingtonpost.com/top-secret-america/articles/monitoring-america/

CEPR: Income, Inequality and Food Prices, December 2010, by Shawn Fremstad
http://www.cepr.net/index.php/publications/reports/income-inequality-and-food-prices

Consortium News: Argentina's Dapper State Terrorist, by Marta Gurvich
http://www.consortiumnews.com/2010/122910b.html

Monthly Review: Free-Market Feminism, by Johanna Brenner
http://www.monthlyreview.org/101201brenner.php

Wikileaks
http://www.wikileaks.ch/

Stop FBI: Solidarity statement from Sacramento Area Peace Action.
http://www.stopfbi.net/2010/12/28/solidarity-statement-sacramento-area-peace-action

Not Much to Celebrate with Obama's Tax Deal, by Karen Dolan

http://www.ips-dc.org/articles/no_celebrating_Obama_tax_deal