Opinion

                
  • A look at Russias Yeltsin years

    A look at Russias Yeltsin years

    May 7, 2003

    Post Soviet Russia: A Journey Through the Yeltsin Era, by Roy Medvedev, Columbia University Press, 394 pp. Like the early 20th century under Vladimir Lenin, the 1990s under Boris Yeltsin was a time of revolutionary change...

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  • Rights for immigrant workers needed now more than ever

    Rights for immigrant workers needed now more than ever

    May 7, 2003

    Opinion Thousands of immigrants are planning a May Day mobilization in Washington, D.C., with a clear message: Rights for immigrant workers now! The national day of action on this international workers’ day is being organized by...

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  • From Earth Day 2003 to Election Day 2004

    From Earth Day 2003 to Election Day 2004

    May 7, 2003

    The next 559 days – from Earth Day 2003 to Election Day 2004 – could be the most important year and a half in American environmental history. The next 559 days may spell the difference between...

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  • The Anti-Imperialist League  lessons for today

    The Anti-Imperialist League lessons for today

    May 7, 2003

    Opinion “The United States has always protested against the doctrine of international law which permits the subjugation of the weak by the strong. A self-governing state cannot accept sovereignty over an unwilling people ... if an...

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  • The Everglades: Saving Floridas river of grass

    The Everglades: Saving Floridas river of grass

    May 7, 2003

    Members of the Sanibel-Captiva Conservation Foundation (SCCF) were selling T-shirts at the Bailey General Store on this barrier island along Florida’s Gulf coast a few days before Earth Day, April 22. In observance of Earth Day...

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