September 13

                
  • Shades of Green: Sept. 13, 2008

    Shades of Green: Sept. 13, 2008

    September 13, 2008

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  • Celebrating Mexican independence

    Celebrating Mexican independence

    September 13, 2008

    The biggest national holiday in Mexico, and celebrated by Mexican people living all over the world, is Mexican Independence Day, Sept. 16. A little history: Before Mexico became Mexico, indigenous people first cultivated and inhabited the...

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  • The union and I  why labor unions are good for labor

    The union and I why labor unions are good for labor

    September 13, 2008

    Workers’ Correspondence I arrived at the University of North Florida (UNF) in the fall of 1979 as an untenured faculty member with two contractual guarantees. The first was the bargaining agreement between the faculty union and...

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  • NATO, an idea whose time has gone

    NATO, an idea whose time has gone

    September 13, 2008

    When NATO (the North Atlantic Treaty Organization) was founded after World War II, its first secretary general, British general Lord Ismay, succinctly stated its real, original purpose: “To keep the Russians out, the Americans in, and...

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  • Letters – Sept. 13, 2008

    Letters – Sept. 13, 2008

    September 13, 2008

    What is a maverick? According to Webster a maverick is “a person who acts independently of any political party, faction, etc.” John McCain and Sarah Palin call themselves “mavericks.” However, when one examines their political record...

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