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  • Dont privatize care for the disabled

    Dont privatize care for the disabled

    July 18, 2003

    News Analysis HARTFORD, Conn. – The outside thermometer said 90, but the temperature was more than sizzling last Thursday when the State Department of Mental Retardation (DMR) refused to allow 20 family members of group home...

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  • National Clips

    National Clips

    July 18, 2003

    COLORADO SPRINGS, Col.: Air Force covering up rape charges? Since the winter over 60 women cadets the Air Force Academy have charged their co-cadets with rape, but remedies proposed by the Air Force will only worsen...

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  • NOW launches drive to equality

    NOW launches drive to equality

    July 18, 2003

    CRYSTAL CITY, Va. – The 1,000 delegates to a conference of the National Organization for Women here chanted “Carol, Carol” when Democratic presidential candidate Carol Moseley Braun arrived July 11. Braun was one of four Democratic...

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  • La Raza demands action on Latino issues

    La Raza demands action on Latino issues

    July 18, 2003

    AUSTIN, Texas – Thousands of people streamed into the Austin Convention Center July 12-15 for the National Council of La Raza Annual Conference and Latino Expo fair. A general theme running throughout the conference was, as...

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  • Labor blasts recall drive in California

    Labor blasts recall drive in California

    July 18, 2003

    SACRAMENTO, Calif. – Labor and other progressive organizations are denouncing a recall petition bankrolled by extremist Rep. Darrell Issa (R-Calif.) aimed at ousting Gov. Gray Davis as a blatant power grab. Issa has poured more than...

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