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  • World leaders: Iraq war unjustified

    World leaders: Iraq war unjustified

    March 22, 2003 By Fred Gaboury

    The decision by George W. Bush to launch a preemptive military strike against Iraq brought angry protests from apprehensive governments around the world.

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  • From presidents and generals  quotes on war and peace

    From presidents and generals quotes on war and peace

    March 21, 2003

    Kings had always been involving and impoverishing their people in wars … This, our Convention understood to be the most oppressive of all Kingly oppressions; and they resolved to so frame the Constitution that no one...

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  • Songs as weapons in the fight for dignity

    Songs as weapons in the fight for dignity

    March 21, 2003

    Throughout history cultural workers in general, and musicians describing themselves as “protest singers” in particular, have been integral components in the people’s various struggles for justice. Though armies have always marched to the throbbing pulse of...

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  • A celebrity, but first a citizen

    A celebrity, but first a citizen

    March 21, 2003

    Actor Martin Sheen defended the rights of Hollywood anti-war activists to express their views, in an opinion piece published Mar. 17 in The Los Angeles Times, titled “A celebrity, but first a citizen.” “Whether celebrity or...

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  • Mental health: self esteem and the soul

    Mental health: self esteem and the soul

    March 21, 2003

    Book ReviewRock My Soul: Black People and Self-Esteem, by bell hooks, Atria, N.Y., 2003, 226 pages, $23.00 In her new book, Rock My Soul: Black People and Self-Esteem, bell hooks (she prefers the lower-case lettering) argues...

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