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  • National Clips

    National Clips

    May 30, 2003

    NEW YORK, N.Y.: Workers killed in “mistaken” raids Within 48 hours, New York City policemen killed 2 residents in what the department has termed “mistaken” raids. Alberta Spruill, 57, a city worker, was home in her...

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  • ILWU rep brings greetings from Danny Glover to CBTU

    ILWU rep brings greetings from Danny Glover to CBTU

    May 30, 2003

    Clarence Thomas, executive board member of CBTU Northern California and executive board member of ILWU Local 10, read Danny Glover’s greetings to the CBTU convention. Thomas and Glover were students together at San Francisco State University....

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  • CBTU calls for Bush defeat

    CBTU calls for Bush defeat

    May 30, 2003

    SAN FRANCISCO – A defiant William “Bill” Lucy, president of the Coalition of Black Trade Unionists (CBTU), blasted the policies of the Bush administration in his keynote speech to the more than 1,400 delegates attending the...

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  • Where are all those Iraqi weapons?

    Where are all those Iraqi weapons?

    May 30, 2003

    “Where are the weapons of mass destruction?” That is the first of many awkward questions George W. Bush faces as the vaunted victory in Iraq unravels in chaos. Another question is: “How long will the occupation...

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  • Letters

    Letters

    May 30, 2003

    Mt. Olive Pickle steals workers’ lives The disingenuous response from the Mt. Olive Pickle Company answering the March 26 rally by the Farm Labor Organizing Committee is a good example of how they maintain a cheap,...

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