Jan. 28

                
  • U.S. helps terrorists thrive in Miami

    U.S. helps terrorists thrive in Miami

    January 27, 2006

    Commentary Gerardo Hernández, one of the imprisoned anti-terrorist Cuban Five, sends a cartoon that he drew depicting a wall around the United States. Not everybody can get in. A sign says, “Anti-Cuba terrorists only.” Anti-Cuba terrorist...

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  • Memorial honors labor organizer, professor Clinton Jencks

    Memorial honors labor organizer, professor Clinton Jencks

    January 27, 2006

    SAN DIEGO, Calif. — A memorial tribute here Jan. 8 celebrated the life of legendary labor organizer Clinton Jencks, who died in San Diego Dec. 15 at the age of 87. Jencks, an international representative of...

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  • Iraqs oil workers and their union, Photographs by David Bacon

    Iraqs oil workers and their union, Photographs by David Bacon

    January 27, 2006

    Following the fall of Saddam Hussein, oil workers in Basra reorganized one of Iraq’s oldest unions, faced the occupation’s prohibition on collective bargaining in the public sector, and forced U.S. contractor KBR to leave the oil...

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  • Poster exhibit, cash gift, boost Meyers Collection

    Poster exhibit, cash gift, boost Meyers Collection

    January 27, 2006

    FROSTBURG, Md. — The year 2005 was good for the George A. Meyers Collection at Frostburg State University (FSU) library, boosted by a generous cash gift and capped by a dramatic poster exhibition last October that...

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  • No pension? No health care? No retirement?

    No pension? No health care? No retirement?

    January 27, 2006

    For everybody who isn’t asleep, it’s obvious that American employers intend to destroy all hope of “golden years” retirement. They intend to work us until we die. The latest nail being driven into our collective coffin...

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