Sept 18

                
  • GRASSROOTS POWER

    GRASSROOTS POWER

    September 17, 2004

    Editor’s Note: Hundreds of thousands of volunteers are knocking on doors across the country to defeat Bush. Many are young people and first-time activists. In the next six issues, the PWW will publish voices from this...

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  • Texas judicial candidate cites right-wing danger

    Texas judicial candidate cites right-wing danger

    September 17, 2004

    HOUSTON — Unlike many candidates, David Van Os, a Democrat running for the Texas Supreme Court, doesn’t hesitate to bluntly criticize the right wing. He spoke to an enthusiastic crowd of about 150 at a rally...

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  • Edward Teixeira, CPUSA activist, dies at 72

    Edward Teixeira, CPUSA activist, dies at 72

    September 17, 2004

    Edward Silva Teixeira, a longtime activist and leader of the Communist Party USA in New England, died in Boston on Aug. 24. He was 72. Born to Joseph Teixeira and Dorothy Silva Salley on Feb. 28,...

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  • Beat Bush!

    Beat Bush!

    September 17, 2004

    *********** Beat Bush!3 facts on rising health care costs under Bush 1. Under Bush, prescription drug costs climbed 44 percent. Between 2000 and 2003, Medicare recipients’ prescription costs increased from $1,610 to $2,322. 2. Under Bush,...

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  • Celebrate Joyful November in September

    Celebrate Joyful November in September

    September 17, 2004

    NEW YORK — Joyful November is throwing a benefit bash to raise funds for Downtown For Democracy and to recruit volunteers for various activist groups working on voter turnout and registration during the final crucial month...

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