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  • A rogue White House

    A rogue White House

    March 29, 2002

    A spectre is haunting the world – the spectre of nuclear war. Does this sound like rhetorical exaggeration? Perhaps, but the leaking of the Nuclear Posture Review offers a sobering glimpse into the Dr. Strangelove mentality...

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  • Pipe breaks common

    Pipe breaks common

    March 29, 2002

    CHICAGO – On Feb. 26, a 40-foot wall of fire emerged from the ground where a 6-inch gas line broke here on the city’s South Side. Fortunately, only minor injuries occurred, though it took over four...

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  • Of rags and bushes

    Of rags and bushes

    March 29, 2002 By Fred Gaboury

    When I worked in Washington State’s tall and uncut on the foot hills of Mt. Rainier we had a saying for the unbelievable or outlandish: “That takes the rag off the bush,” we would say, expecting...

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  • Michigan ups benefits

    Michigan ups benefits

    March 29, 2002 By Evelina Alarcon

    LANSING, Mich. – Two thousand workers attended a rally here March 13 at the state capitol. The rally was called by the State AFL-CIO to pressure the right wing Republican-controlled legislature to increase the benefit amount...

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  • Letters

    Letters

    March 29, 2002

    Mainstream ideas “The world economy today is a huge casino.” So spoke Fidel Castro in remarks to the International Conference of Financing for Development just held in Mexico. But, in order to accomodate President Bush’s imperial...

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