Jul 27

                
  • Urge Senators to Defeat Priscilla Owen

    Urge Senators to Defeat Priscilla Owen

    July 26, 2002

    In another nod to the radical right, George W. Bush has nominated Priscilla Owen to a lifetime seat on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit. Owen has repeatedly attacked reproductive freedom, workers’ rights...

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  • EDITORIALS

    EDITORIALS

    July 26, 2002

    Another reason to vote President Bush’s July 22 decision to withhold $34 million from the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) is another “first.” No other country has ever pulled funding from the Fund, which promotes family...

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  • Bush nominee assailed as extremist

    Bush nominee assailed as extremist

    July 26, 2002 By Fred Gaboury

    President Bush’s nomination of Texas Supreme Court Justice Priscilla Owen to the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals touched off a stormy hearing in the Senate Judiciary Committee on July 23 as opponents challenged Owen’s record and...

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  • New York mourns and organizes

    New York mourns and organizes

    July 26, 2002

    Commentary New York City is still reeling from the tragic events of Sept. 11. Even though the last remains to be discovered from that terrorist attack have passed by our headquarters on the way to the...

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  • Coup-making in Venezuela: the Bush and oil factors

    Coup-making in Venezuela: the Bush and oil factors

    July 26, 2002

    As efforts to overthrow Venezuelan President Hugo Chávez intensify, two facts are inescapable: the power elite in the United States has never been happy with democratically-elected Chávez, but it took the Bush administration, with its corporate...

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