Marchers say poor pay for Iraq war

BALTIMORE – About 70 peace activists marched from Baltimore to the White House April 26-28 to protest the war on Iraq and the occupation, which they charged, Bush has forced the poor to pay for both in lives lost and tax dollars squandered.

International notes

Nepal: Solidarity needed / S. Korea: Truckers win victory / France: New strikes protest gov’t pension changes / Argentina: Workers’ co-ops taking root / India: 60 million set to strike

ALA rejects U.S.-backed libraries in Cuba

Among the 75 dissidents recently convicted on subversion charges in Cuba are so-called “independent librarians.”