April 15

                
  • Illinois peace and justice coalition gets to work

    Illinois peace and justice coalition gets to work

    April 14, 2006

    CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — Nearly 150 delegates from about 80 organizations, half of them from outside the Chicago metro area, met here April 1 to found the Illinois Coalition for Peace and Justice. “We’re united here today...

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  • Detained anti-Cuba terrorist may walk free

    Detained anti-Cuba terrorist may walk free

    April 14, 2006

    Luis Posada Carriles, citizen of Venezuela and Cuba, arrived in Florida last March. He has been detained since May 17 for immigration law violations. Those are the only charges against him, despite his confessed crimes of...

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  • We thought it was oil, But it was blood

    We thought it was oil, But it was blood

    April 14, 2006

    The other day We danced in the street Joy in our hearts We thought we were free Three young folks fell to our right Countless more fell to our left Looking up, Far from the crowd...

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  • Tsotsi looks at post-apartheid South Africa

    Tsotsi looks at post-apartheid South Africa

    April 14, 2006

    “Tsotsi” is a South African movie directed by Gavin Wood. It won an Oscar for Best Foreign Film. But a lot of the buzz surrounding the film was regarding how well it was received in South...

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  • Youth, students and working class unity

    Youth, students and working class unity

    April 14, 2006

    Young people have always played a prominent role in the movements for peace and justice. Everywhere in the world, youth and students have been in the forefront struggling with other progressive movements for revolutionary demands, social...

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