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  • Urgent campaign to save San Pedro River

    Urgent campaign to save San Pedro River

    June 6, 2003

    Tucson, Ariz. – The continued existence of the Southwest’s ecologically vital San Pedro River is under severe threat, environmental activists say, because of a rider to the FY 2004 Defense Authorization Act. The proposed new clause,...

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  • Philadelphia calls for Patriot Act repeal

    Philadelphia calls for Patriot Act repeal

    June 6, 2003

    PHILADELPHIA - By a vote of 13-3, Philadelphia City Council joined 115 other local and state governments around the country to call for the repeal of the USA Patriot Act, May 29. Introduced by Councilman Angel...

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  • Bush tax cut leaves 16 million kids behind

    Bush tax cut leaves 16 million kids behind

    June 6, 2003

    CHICAGO – With eyes as big as headlights, Tatiana Graves is the center of the world to her doting family. It’s hard to imagine anyone leaving this chubby-cheeked cherub behind. But the 5-year-old is one of...

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  • National Clips

    National Clips

    June 5, 2003

    Nationwide: This week over 9,000 workers ‘join the union’ The week of June 3 was a good week for the labor movement. Three thousand public workers, the Washington Public Employees Association, voted to affiliate with the...

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  • PWW/Mundo announces new managing editor

    PWW/Mundo announces new managing editor

    June 5, 2003

    CHICAGO – Mark Almberg recently joined the People’s Weekly World/Nuestro Mundo as managing editor. Almberg, a long-time activist and member of the Chicago Newspaper Guild/CWA Local 34071, is looking forward to being a part of the...

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