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  • Labor leaders to Bush: Stop bullying Mexico

    Labor leaders to Bush: Stop bullying Mexico

    March 14, 2003

    Leaders of the nation’s main farm labor organizations sent a letter on March 10 to President George Bush expressing their “outrage over the heavy-handed tactics” employed by his administration against the government of Mexico. Dolores Huerta,...

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  • Shock and awe would destroy Baghdad

    Shock and awe would destroy Baghdad

    March 14, 2003

    WASHINGTON – Humanitarian groups warn of “catastrophic” civilian casualties if George W. Bush forges ahead with his “Shock and Awe” attack on Iraq in which cities will be struck with 3,000 missiles in the first 48...

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  • International notes

    International notes

    March 7, 2003 By Evelina Alarcon

    ICFTU: Give peace a chance / India: Left Front wins in Tripura / Chile: Pinochet officers charged in car bomb killing / in car bomb killing / Afghanistan: Latest U.S. bombing kills many civilians / Bangladesh:...

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  • A new movement sweeps the globe

    A new movement sweeps the globe

    February 28, 2003 By Susan Webb

    Many of us sensed that there was something new on Feb. 15, when millions around the globe marched against the U.S. government’s drive to war on Iraq.

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  • International notes

    International notes

    February 28, 2003

    S. Africa: March to U.S. Embassy Some 4,000 people representing 60 organizations – including the governing African National Congress, the Communist Party of South Africa and the Congress of South African Trade Unions – brought a...

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