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  • Texas educators: No cuts for kids!

    Texas educators: No cuts for kids!

    March 27, 2003

    AUSTIN, Texas – About 1,000 public school teachers and their supporters rallied at the Capitol here March 17 to stop the cuts in public education funding proposed by the business lobby and the right-wing extremists who...

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  • Stop the war on our people

    Stop the war on our people

    March 27, 2003

    SHAQLAWA, Iraqi Kurdistan – At dawn, on Thursday, March 20, 2003, Iraq suffered what we have always feared and warned against. The U.S. forces launched their first missile attack on Iraq, signaling the breakout of the...

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  • World leaders: Iraq war unjustified

    World leaders: Iraq war unjustified

    March 22, 2003 By Fred Gaboury

    The decision by George W. Bush to launch a preemptive military strike against Iraq brought angry protests from apprehensive governments around the world.

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  • A celebrity, but first a citizen

    A celebrity, but first a citizen

    March 21, 2003

    Actor Martin Sheen defended the rights of Hollywood anti-war activists to express their views, in an opinion piece published Mar. 17 in The Los Angeles Times, titled “A celebrity, but first a citizen.” “Whether celebrity or...

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  • The Elaine Chao flap: what does it mean?

    The Elaine Chao flap: what does it mean?

    March 21, 2003

    Opinion When George Bush’s Secretary of Labor Elaine Chao insulted labor leaders at their Executive Council meeting on Feb. 26, it was an intentional act that signaled an all-out offensive against workers by the administration. Previously,...

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