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  • Vets in same boat as injured workers

    Vets in same boat as injured workers

    August 15, 2003 By Phil E. Benjamin

    Sick and injured war veterans and victims of industrial workplace accidents have a lot in common. Both are treated disgracefully.

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  • The Office of Tax Propaganda

    The Office of Tax Propaganda

    August 15, 2003 By Art Perlo

    The honesty-impaired Bush administration does not limit its deception to weapons of mass destruction in Iraq. When it comes to taxes, the spin starts when they call their program the “Jobs and Growth Tax Relief Act...

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  • National Clips

    National Clips

    August 15, 2003

    ANNISTON, Ala.:‘Stop burning of chemical weapons’ Despite years of protests and court action by residents, the U.S. Army began burning chemical weapons along one of the most densely populated sections of the Atlanta to Birmingham corridor...

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  • AFL-CIO 2004 election plans

    AFL-CIO 2004 election plans

    August 15, 2003

    CHICAGO – The City of Big Shoulders was an appropriate place for the mid-year AFL-CIO Executive Council meeting Aug. 5-6. Here organized labor, deliberately and with little fanfare, began the heavy lifting of coordinating and mobilizing...

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  • Texans are getting fired up!

    Texans are getting fired up!

    August 15, 2003

    When Texas progressives gather together they often complain. And yet, at a recent Dallas meeting of the North Texas Friends of the People’s Weekly World, participants couldn’t help but note a number of positive developments in...

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