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  • France, Germany propose alternative to war

    France, Germany propose alternative to war

    February 14, 2003

    CHICAGO – Indicating the widening gulf between the Bush administration and much of the nation and world over the administration’s drive to war, a leading Republican senator is saying the U.S. should let Iraq weapons inspections...

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  • Peace leader: Most Israelis want peace

    Peace leader: Most Israelis want peace

    February 14, 2003 By Susan Webb

    PORTO ALEGRE, Brazil – Most Israelis want a peaceful solution to the Israeli-Palestinian crisis, and the Bush administration’s policies are “very unhelpful,” Galia Golan, a leader of Peace Now, Israel’s oldest and largest mass peace movement,...

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  • International Criminal Court to open

    International Criminal Court to open

    February 14, 2003

    The International Criminal Court (ICC) will begin operations on March 11, despite the Bush administration’s worst fears. Under the Clinton administration the United States had signed the Rome Statute, which formally began preparations for the formation...

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  • So. Africans act for peace

    So. Africans act for peace

    February 14, 2003

    South Africa’s Stop the War Campaign – a broad alliance of organizations from different sectors of South African society – has launched a ten-day period of intense anti-war activity aimed at bringing the maximum number of...

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  • Secret plan surfaces for Patriot Act II

    Secret plan surfaces for Patriot Act II

    February 14, 2003

    Civil libertarians are reacting with shock to a draft of new legislation being circulated in the Bush administration which, if passed, would radically reduce the Constitutional rights of everyone, citizen and non-citizen alike. It would also...

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