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  • Solidarity paves the way for new union gains at Yale

    Solidarity paves the way for new union gains at Yale

    April 12, 2002

    “We will cross the finish line together.” These words of Rev. Emilio Hernandez, delivered to a standing ovation at a packed union-neighborhood meeting, are reverberating throughout the city. “We will not lose our vision of better...

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  • A new day for Venezuela

    A new day for Venezuela

    April 12, 2002

    The 11th Congress of the Communist Party of Venezuela (PCV) opened on the evening of International Woman’s Day with a speech by Venezuela’s president, Hugo Chávez Frias. Roberto Hernandez, of the PCV, spoke at the opening...

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  • The unemployment picture: No light at the end of the tunnel

    The unemployment picture: No light at the end of the tunnel

    April 12, 2002 By Evelina Alarcon

    A month ago, when the unemployment rate declined slightly for the second consecutive month, media headlines trumpeted the end of the recession. This month, both the rate and number of unemployed rose again, more than wiping...

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  • Israeli peace movement grows

    Israeli peace movement grows

    April 12, 2002

    TEL AVIV – Although a majority of Israelis support Sharon’s “Lebanon War II,” the peace camp is gathering increasing strength. A recent poll showed over 70 percent of Israelis supporting the withdrawal of Jewish settlements in...

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  • Sharon, Bush target Palestinian Authority, not terrorism

    Sharon, Bush target Palestinian Authority, not terrorism

    April 12, 2002

    At the heart of any viable solution to the present conflict in the Middle East lies the issue of full national rights and statehood for the Palestinian people. Peoples and governments worldwide increasingly recognize this fact....

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