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  • Bush Iraq policy seen as failure

    Bush Iraq policy seen as failure

    August 29, 2003 By Susan Webb

    Following the devastating bombing of the United Nations office in Baghdad, talk is increasingly turning to the failure of the Bush administration’s unilateralist Iraq policies and its “war on terrorism.”

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  • King anniversary marchers pledge voter drive

    King anniversary marchers pledge voter drive

    August 29, 2003

    WASHINGTON – In an atmosphere charged by the “war on terror” and the Bush administration’s severe curtailments of civil rights, thousands of people marched and rallied here Aug. 23 to celebrate the 40th anniversary of the...

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  • Verizon negotiations heat up

    Verizon negotiations heat up

    August 29, 2003

    As of this writing negotiations are continuing between the Communications Workers of America (CWA) and the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW), representing almost 80,000 workers, and telecommunications giant Verizon Communications. Focus has shifted to national...

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  • Illegals dropped from papers lexicon

    Illegals dropped from papers lexicon

    August 29, 2003

    TUCSON, Ariz. – The Tucson Citizen newspaper is changing the terminology it uses to refer to undocumented migrants, according to editor Michael Chihak. The Citizen will stop using the words “illegal” and “illegals” as nouns. “Instead,...

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  • Puget Sound challenges White House

    Puget Sound challenges White House

    August 29, 2003

    SEATTLE, Wash. – President George W. Bush met some heated opposition when he visited the Puget Sound region last week, posturing about his weak environmental policies and raising $1.7 million for his reelection campaign at a...

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