June 16

                
  • Take It Back to the Grassroots

    Take It Back to the Grassroots

    June 15, 2007

    “I hope that everyone who reads the People’s Weekly World gets this pamphlet in their hands,” said Joelle Fishman, chair of the Communist Party USA Political Action Commission. “And if they’re inspired by it, take more...

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  • Voters in Ontario, Canada, mull electoral reform

    Voters in Ontario, Canada, mull electoral reform

    June 15, 2007

    ONTARIO, Canada — Ontario Province will hold a referendum on a new voting system when voters go to the polls here Oct. 10. The Ontario Citizens’ Assembly on Electoral Reform is recommending a switch from the...

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  • Zimbabwe forum urges solidarity

    Zimbabwe forum urges solidarity

    June 15, 2007

    CHICAGO — With the Zimbabwean economy in a state of collapse and President Robert Mugabe stepping up repression against the country’s population, activists here called for extending greater solidarity to the people. The gathering of 100...

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  • Soldiers walk to end Iraq war

    Soldiers walk to end Iraq war

    June 15, 2007

    COLUMBUS — “We’re here for those that can’t be here, for those who’d like to be, but are still in Iraq,” said Teresa Dawson, the Central Ohio coordinator of Military Families Speak Out. Dawson is the...

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  • Ohio goes after prevailing wage crooks

    Ohio goes after prevailing wage crooks

    June 15, 2007

    CLEVELAND — On June 4, Marc Dann, Ohio’s new attorney general, announced an enforcement program targeting contractors who violate Ohio’s prevailing wage law. “We’re going to aggressively pursue this strategy in the future,” Dann said in...

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