Jan. 14

                
  • U.S. seeks to block Cubas participation in World Baseball Classic

    U.S. seeks to block Cubas participation in World Baseball Classic

    January 13, 2006

    The U.S. government is trying to deny the Cuban national baseball team the right to play in the World Baseball Classic scheduled for March 3-20. The Treasury Department told Major League Baseball (MLB) of its decision...

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  • Chicago Film Workshop classes set to begin

    Chicago Film Workshop classes set to begin

    January 13, 2006

    Are you interested in digital videography? editing? scriptwriting? The Community Film Workshop of Chicago, in residence at Kennedy King College, will run classes in these subjects taught by experienced and award-winning teachers. Beginning Digital Video Production...

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  • The American war

    The American war

    January 13, 2006

    While on an artist’s retreat in Vietnam in June of 2005, multimedia artist Harrell Fletcher visited the War Remnants Museum in Ho Chi Minh City. The museum has as its focus provocative photojournalistic images and excerpted...

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  • Brokeback Mountain  a story about all of us

    Brokeback Mountain a story about all of us

    January 13, 2006

    Brokeback Mountain Directed by Ang Lee 2005, Rated R, 134 min. In 1997 Annie Proulx wrote the short story that would become “Brokeback Mountain,” the tale of Ennis Del Mar and Jack Twist, two Wyoming “country...

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  • News censorship exposed again

    News censorship exposed again

    January 13, 2006

    Censored 2006: The Top 25 Censored Stories By Peter Phillips and Project Censored Seven Stories Press, 2005 Softcover, 432 pp., $18.95 Corporate concentration in the news media continues to take a toll. Trivialization of news that...

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