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  • Snapshots from the picket line

    Snapshots from the picket line

    March 14, 2003 By Art Perlo

    NEW HAVEN – Nearly 5,000 workers are back on the job and negotiations have resumed at Yale University after a history-making five-day strike.

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  • Code Pink women say no to war

    Code Pink women say no to war

    March 14, 2003

    WASHINGTON – Warning that George W. Bush’s war could kill, maim, or starve millions of Iraqi women and children and squander funds needed here at home, 10,000 women, many with their families, marched on the White...

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  • Shock and awe would destroy Baghdad

    Shock and awe would destroy Baghdad

    March 14, 2003

    WASHINGTON – Humanitarian groups warn of “catastrophic” civilian casualties if George W. Bush forges ahead with his “Shock and Awe” attack on Iraq in which cities will be struck with 3,000 missiles in the first 48...

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  • Peace T-shirt sparks civil liberties battle

    Peace T-shirt sparks civil liberties battle

    March 14, 2003 By Susan Webb

    When the Crossgates Mall tangled with freedom of speech, it got more than it bargained for. The mall ordered Stephen Downs, 60, a local lawyer, to take off a T-shirt bearing the slogans “Peace on Earth,”...

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  • A turning point in human history

    A turning point in human history

    March 14, 2003

    Commentary We are at a rare moment in human history. Politics has become the overriding passion of hundreds of millions and the halls of political power have been transformed into sites where vast political and social...

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