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  • Derecha busca debilitar derecho al voto

    Derecha busca debilitar derecho al voto

    June 30, 2006

    WASHINGTON — El movimiento de derechos civiles está llamando a que inunden al Congreso con mensajes exigiendo que dejen de obstaculizar la aprobación de HR 9, un proyecto de ley bipartidista que renueva la Ley del...

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  • Texas parties split on immigration

    Texas parties split on immigration

    June 30, 2006

    FORT WORTH, Texas — Democrats denounced Republicans over immigration policies as both state parties wrapped up their conventions. A high point came when 10 Latino state representatives organized “Democratas Unidas” and held their own press conference...

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  • Black History reprint: Working-class roots of Bill Withers

    Black History reprint: Working-class roots of Bill Withers

    June 30, 2006 By World Combined Sources

    You might be a Bill Withers fan without realizing it. If you ever grooved to Will Smith’s “Just the Two of Us,” sang along with “Lean On Me” or thought to yourself, “Ain’t No Sunshine” when...

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  • Marx is back

    Marx is back

    June 30, 2006

    CHICAGO — The spirit of Karl Marx was revived here in a one-man play called “Marx in Soho” that ran June 8-10 at the Acme Art Works center. The mini-run was a benefit for the Near...

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  • BOOK REVIEW: Alaskan landscape teems with life

    BOOK REVIEW: Alaskan landscape teems with life

    June 30, 2006

    Author Lesley Thomas recently passed a milestone. Her first novel, “Flight of the Goose: A Story of the Far North,” has now sold over 1,000 copies, a magic number that means critics are taking notice. It...

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