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  • Howard B. Silverberg: Fighter for peace and equality

    Howard B. Silverberg: Fighter for peace and equality

    June 13, 2003

    BALTIMORE, Md. – Howard B. Silverberg was remembered at a memorial here June 1 as a giant of a man with big hands and big feet. But his niece, Ruth Caley, told the crowd, that “biggest...

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  • Making a movie against all odds

    Making a movie against all odds

    June 13, 2003

    Review The Suppression of Salt of the Earth: How Hollywood, Big Labor, and Politicians Blacklisted a Movie in Cold War America, by James L. Lorence, University of New Mexico Press, 256 pp, $21.95 To many older...

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  • The floating zoo

    The floating zoo

    June 13, 2003 By Shelly Delos

    Review Life of Pi by Yann Martel, Harvest Books, 336 pp., $14 Life of Pi by Yann Martel is a sensational tale of a boy, his religious beliefs and his zoo animals in a lifeboat. It...

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  • What the U.S got away with

    What the U.S got away with

    June 13, 2003 By Mansur Johnson

    Review An Act of State: The Execution of Martin Luther King, by William F. Pepper, Verso, 320 pp., $25 William Pepper’s book An Act of State: The Execution of Martin Luther King makes us realize that...

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  • Lies, cork, and weapons of mass destruction

    Lies, cork, and weapons of mass destruction

    June 13, 2003

    Opinion Conservative Republicans boast of freedom, which they equate with tax cuts and a government strong on military power and weak on social services. They demand accountability from everyone but themselves. This is not new, but...

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