October 18

                
  • Letters – October 18, 2008

    Letters – October 18, 2008

    October 18, 2008

    Crash of 2008 The news has been comparing this economic crisis to the Great Depression of 1929. Many neighbors and friends have been talking about the upcoming holidays and how we weren’t going to be able...

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  • Landslide: necessary and possible

    Landslide: necessary and possible

    October 18, 2008

    When tyrants tremble in their fear And hear their death knell ringing When friends rejoice both far and near How can I keep from singing! — from a Quaker hymn Yes, the neoconservatives are reading the...

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  • EDITORIAL: Marx was right

    EDITORIAL: Marx was right

    October 18, 2008

    It was only yesterday that “free market” ideologues were dancing on Karl Marx’s grave with scornful shouts that “greed is good” and “TINA” — “there is no alternative” to capitalism. These fat men guffawed contemptuously at...

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  • Keep an eye on Maher

    Keep an eye on Maher

    October 18, 2008

    MOVIE REVIEW “Religulous” Directed by Larry Charles Written by Bill Maher USA, 101 minutes, Rated R If lightning doesn’t strike comedian Bill Maher in the next few days, you might want to buy a ticket for...

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  • Celebrating Latino Heritage Month

    Celebrating Latino Heritage Month

    October 18, 2008

    A Dominican woman wears a costume and mask representing the mischievous “Diablos Cojuelos” (Lame Demons), a character portrayed during the February carnivals in the Dominican Republic. Dominicans coming to the United States have brought this cultural...

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