World

                
  • International notes

    International notes

    August 15, 2003

    Iraq: Protest of fuel & power shortages Protests continued early this week in Basra, the country’s largest city, and the surrounding area against prolonged shortages of electricity and gasoline that are making life miserable in the...

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  • Bushs Senegal visit uncensored

    Bushs Senegal visit uncensored

    August 15, 2003

    The following is an abridged e-mail sent by a Senegalese woman and health activist to friends. It gives an uncensored view of George W. Bush’s Africa visit. DAKAR, Senegal – [Bush’s] visit has been such an...

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  • What is going on in Iraq today? An Iraqi view

    What is going on in Iraq today? An Iraqi view

    August 7, 2003

    Raid Fahmi is a member of the Central Committee of the Iraqi Communist Party (ICP). He represented the ICP at the International Meeting of Communist and Workers’ Parties in Athens, Greece, June 19-20, 2003. The ICP...

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  • Venezuelas revolution improves economy

    Venezuelas revolution improves economy

    August 7, 2003 By Greg Godwin

    Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez is an advocate for the poor and working people, enjoying the votes of over half of his countrymen and women in every election. This infuriates the wealthy and powerful in Caracas and...

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  • International notes

    International notes

    August 7, 2003

    Japan: Anti-nuke meet opens Hundreds of delegates from Japan and 23 other countries along with international and regional organizations gathered in Hiroshima for the Aug. 3 opening of the annual World Conference Against A and H...

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