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  • JwJ launches ‘season of struggle’

    JwJ launches ‘season of struggle’

    July 1, 2003

    MIAMI, Fla. – Launching a “season of struggle,” participants at the annual Jobs with Justice (JwJ) meeting here signed on to a jam-packed agenda of protest, mobilization and education for this fall. They emphasized four key...

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  • National Clips

    National Clips

    July 1, 2003

    SACRAMENTO, Calif.: Feed the hungry or the corporations? Bill Camp, executive secretary of the Sacramento AFL-CIO, led 1,000 workers, environmentalists, and food activists through city streets to the State Capitol steps protesting the invitation-only, U.S. government-sponsored...

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  • The roots of Pride Month

    The roots of Pride Month

    July 1, 2003 By Jennifer Barnett

    This week marks the end of June – Pride Month – the commemoration of the Stonewall Rebellion and the celebration of the gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgendered (GLBT) community. Pride celebrations have been in the news...

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  • Seniors blow whistle on Bush-GOP Rx scam

    Seniors blow whistle on Bush-GOP Rx scam

    July 1, 2003

    WASHINGTON – Nearly 1,000 senior citizens rallied on Capitol Hill June 25 and blew plastic whistles to show their anger at sham prescription drug bills that benefit drug companies and George W. Bush’s election while opening...

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  • War, deception and the White House

    War, deception and the White House

    July 1, 2003

    News Analysis Speaking on the Senate floor June 24, Sen. Robert Byrd (D-W.Va.) assailed efforts to cover up the Bush administration’s manipulation of intelligence to justify war on Iraq. Byrd said, “We must be straight with...

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