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  • Protesters denounce Bush Medicare plan

    Protesters denounce Bush Medicare plan

    June 13, 2003 By Fred Gaboury

    CHICAGO – A spirited crowd of several hundred people braved the early morning chill June 11, to protest as President Bush arrived here to push what they charge is a phony Medicare prescription drug plan.

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  • Bush faces heat on Iraq lies

    Bush faces heat on Iraq lies

    June 13, 2003 By Susan Webb

    With evidence mounting that George W. Bush and top administration officials lied to the American people to justify the Iraq war, the smell of Watergate, Iran-contra and other scandals is starting to waft over the Bush...

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  • D.C. rally targets 2004 elections: Take back America

    D.C. rally targets 2004 elections: Take back America

    June 13, 2003

    WASHINGTON – Wearing plastic top hats and chanting, “Who needs Medicare? I’m a millionaire!” over 1,000 mock-capitalists marched to Vice President Dick Cheney’s residence, June 6, to thank him for pushing through another trillion dollar tax...

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  • World confronting many epidemics

    World confronting many epidemics

    June 12, 2003 By Phil E. Benjamin

    The recently concluded 56th session of the World Health Organization (WHO) highlighted the many-faceted ongoing world health crisis. The meeting, with 2,000 participants from 192 member states, dramatized the incredible dangers facing children, people living in...

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  • Activists say Bring down the wall

    Activists say Bring down the wall

    June 12, 2003

    TUCSON, Ariz. – Kicking off a campaign to “Bring down the wall” on the border with Mexico, a broad-based coalition of community organizations and individuals held a teach-in here May 31. Organizers of the teach-in, which...

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