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  • International support for ILWU

    International support for ILWU

    August 23, 2002

    As we went to press, the International Transport Workers Federation (ITF), representing 5 million civil aviation, rail, truck and sea transport workers worldwide pledged support for the International Longshore and Warehouse Union in its contract negotiations....

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  • Cuba makes a wonderful destination

    Cuba makes a wonderful destination

    August 23, 2002

    HAVANA – My first trip to Cuba coincided with the 49th anniversary of the beginning of the Cuban Revolution, July 26. The revolution ended with national liberation in 1959. With only two weeks of planning, my...

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  • Minnesota AFL-CIO endorses Wellstone

    Minnesota AFL-CIO endorses Wellstone

    August 23, 2002 By Fred Gaboury

    DULUTH, Minn. – The more than 700 delegates to the 45th Constitutional Convention of the Minnesota State AFL-CIO cheered wildly as U.S. Senator Paul Wellstone (D-Minn.) asked for their support in his bid for a third...

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  • UFW marches for historic legislation

    UFW marches for historic legislation

    August 23, 2002 By Evelina Alarcon

    LOS ANGELES – The United Farm Workers (UFW) are marching in a 150-mile, 10-day trek from the San Joaquin Valley to Sacramento, in order to pressure Governor Gray Davis to approve a history-making bill, which could...

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  • Letters

    Letters

    August 23, 2002

    Sign the petition Thank you for a wonderful petition against the war on Iraq (democrats.com/iraq). I live in Sweden and I translated it to Swedish for a communist paper. Maria Waldenvia e-mailDuBois history In their article...

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