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  • Tribeca Film Festival
Catch them if you can

    Tribeca Film Festival Catch them if you can

    May 7, 2003

    Most people won’t have a chance to go to New York City’s Tribeca Film Festival (www.tribecafilmfestival.org) May 3-11 but here are three entries to watch for if you’re lucky enough to live in a town that...

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  • Remembering Nina Simone

    Remembering Nina Simone

    May 7, 2003

    Nina Simone was known for a few things – her powerful voice, the music she wrote and her dedication to racial equality. Born in North Carolina in 1933, Simone began her musical training early, starting piano...

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  • A look at Russias Yeltsin years

    A look at Russias Yeltsin years

    May 7, 2003

    Post Soviet Russia: A Journey Through the Yeltsin Era, by Roy Medvedev, Columbia University Press, 394 pp. Like the early 20th century under Vladimir Lenin, the 1990s under Boris Yeltsin was a time of revolutionary change...

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  • From Earth Day 2003 to Election Day 2004

    From Earth Day 2003 to Election Day 2004

    May 7, 2003

    The next 559 days – from Earth Day 2003 to Election Day 2004 – could be the most important year and a half in American environmental history. The next 559 days may spell the difference between...

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  • The Everglades: Saving Floridas river of grass

    The Everglades: Saving Floridas river of grass

    May 7, 2003

    Members of the Sanibel-Captiva Conservation Foundation (SCCF) were selling T-shirts at the Bailey General Store on this barrier island along Florida’s Gulf coast a few days before Earth Day, April 22. In observance of Earth Day...

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