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  • A tribute to Toinie Mackie

    A tribute to Toinie Mackie

    October 10, 2003

    MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. – The ranks of Minnesota working-class activists suffered a loss recently, when the long life of Toinie Mackie ended. The story of her life is a chapter in the history of left politics and...

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  • The Cultural Worker: Matt Jones: still singing for freedom

    The Cultural Worker: Matt Jones: still singing for freedom

    October 10, 2003

    It’s another Monday night in Manhattan. Uptown shimmers with the glow of lights and the blur of street traffic. People rushing to points south and north may have a hard time noticing the proud structure that...

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  • Important contribution against the right

    Important contribution against the right

    October 10, 2003

    Book Review The Great Unraveling: Losing Our Way in the New Century, by Paul Krugman, W. W. Norton and Company, 426 pp., $25.95 * * * For the past three years, Paul Krugman, a liberal economics...

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  • A world of light and darkness

    A world of light and darkness

    October 10, 2003

    Opinion Recently, news of a blackout hit the world press: the giant blackout that affected more than 50 million people in the northeastern USA and Canada. It lasted more than 24 hours, paralyzing transportation, causing massive...

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  • A new beginning for WTO after Cancun

    A new beginning for WTO after Cancun

    October 10, 2003

    Opinion Forget the spin you have been reading in the papers about the “failure” of the World Trade Organization meeting in Cancun. It was one of the most successful international meetings in years because it redefined...

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