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  • Harry Bridges and the ILWU From Wharf Rats to Lords of the Docks

    Harry Bridges and the ILWU From Wharf Rats to Lords of the Docks

    June 27, 2002 By Fred Gaboury

    The life and times of Harry Bridges are so closely linked with the history of the International Longshore and Warehouse Union (ILWU) that it is impossible to write about one without writing about both – and...

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  • Family farms and the estate tax

    Family farms and the estate tax

    June 22, 2002

    The U.S. Senate vote June 12 to preserve the inheritance estate tax has stirred fury in White House circles, with George W. Bush’s top adviser, Karl C. Rove, calling for “a war” on Senate Democrats who...

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  • Unions unite to organize port truckers

    Unions unite to organize port truckers

    June 21, 2002 By Evelina Alarcon

    LOS ANGELES – An attempt by the Teamsters to organize approximately 15,000 port truckers on the West Coast will be one of the focus issues of the upcoming Solidarity Day rallies to be held on June...

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  • Nobody knows your name

    Nobody knows your name

    June 21, 2002

    Steve Buscemi, Dermot Mulroney, Catherine Keener and James LeGros all starred in Tom DiCillo’s Living in Oblivion. Buscemi, who also appears in Double Whammy, joined DiCillo May 22 at the Golden Age of Cinema Film festival...

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  • Its no picnic for independent filmmakers

    Its no picnic for independent filmmakers

    June 21, 2002

    NEW YORK – Tom DiCillo’s Living in Oblivion is a cult classic – which means most people have never heard of it. Speaking at the film’s showing here May 22, as part of the Golden Age...

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