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  • Letters

    Letters

    January 31, 2003

    Inhumanity of war Perhaps no bit of literature is more damning on the inhumanity of war than All Quiet on the Western Front, by Erich Maria Remarque, a German war veteran, about World War I, the...

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  • Editorials

    Editorials

    January 31, 2003

    Rogue leader“ ... many other [suspected terrorists] have met a different fate. Put it this way … they are no longer a problem …” – George W. Bush, State of the Union address With a wink...

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  • Human Rights Watch slams Bush record

    Human Rights Watch slams Bush record

    January 31, 2003 By Fred Gaboury

    In its criticism of the Bush administration, Human Rights Watch warns, “Leadership [in the field of human rights] requires more than a big stick and a thick wallet.

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  • Layoffs hit P&W workers

    Layoffs hit P&W workers

    January 31, 2003

    HARTFORD, Conn. – Connecticut continues to reel from layoffs, as 600 Pratt & Whitney (P&W) workers join the ranks of 2,800 state workers who received pink slips in the last week. Daily rallies by thousands of...

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  • World Social Forum: Where the hopes of the world are gathered

    World Social Forum: Where the hopes of the world are gathered

    January 31, 2003 By Susan Webb

    PORTO ALEGRE, Brazil – 100,000 representatives of the world’s peoples came together in the World Social Forum here to say in one thunderous voice: No to war, no to global capitalist military and economic domination! Another...

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