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  • More thoughts on affirmative action

    More thoughts on affirmative action

    July 18, 2003

    Opinions The morning of the affirmative action workshop at the Rainbow/PUSH coalition conference last month was the very same morning that the Supreme Court released its controversial and divided decisions in the twin University of Michigan...

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  • Where is Smedley when we need him?

    Where is Smedley when we need him?

    July 18, 2003

    Opinions Official publicity surrounding the Iraq War gives no indication that military people might harbor dissenting views or be reluctant to obey orders. But the voices of soldiers who said “no” crop up in the historical...

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  • Questions on Cuba

    Questions on Cuba

    July 18, 2003

    Opinions Who can deny that there are a great number of prisoners in Cuba suffering the most severe jail conditions existing in today’s world? For them there is neither day nor night because they are blindfolded...

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  • Thoughts on the Supreme Court rulings

    Thoughts on the Supreme Court rulings

    July 11, 2003

    Opinion NAACP President Kweisi Mfume hailed the Supreme Court’s June 22 ruling upholding the University of Michigan law school admissions program, calling it a “major victory” for affirmative action. “The Michigan model now becomes the operative...

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  • CEO pay still outrageous

    CEO pay still outrageous

    July 4, 2003

    Opinion You know CEO pay is still out of control when Fortune magazine puts a smiling pig in a suit on the cover and headlines its pay roundup, “Have they no shame? Their performance stank last...

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