August

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Government paid to influence Cuba 5 jury

Miami area newspapers and television outlets blanketed the region with reports and editorials directed against the Five before and during their trial that ended in 2001.

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Anti-nuclear weapons activist returns to prison

With prayer and song, dozens of supporters saw anti-nuclear weapons campaigner Susan Crane back to prison.

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Ryan’s home state could lose billions under his plan

Paul Ryan's home state, Wisconsin, could lose billions of dollars if Ryan gets into the White House and Republicans take control of Congress.

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Judge rules against voting rights in Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania's Commonwealth Court Judge Robert Simpson upheld the state's right-wing voter ID law, which prevents 750,000 voters from casting ballots next November.

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13,000 jam Navy Pier to gain legal status

On Aug. 15, Navy Pier here transformed into New York's Ellis Island - instead of seeing the Statue of Liberty welcome them, it was the Chicago skyline.

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People's World editor Tim Wheeler to be honored

On September 9, family and friends plan to honor Baltimore's "Renaissance Man" - veteran Peoplesworld.org journalist Tim Wheeler.

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Right wing takes aim at state courts

Business and its right-wing allies are targeting the states' supreme courts for takeover.

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Republicans fear Ryan pick could sink GOP

Congressional Republicans aren't admitting it, but they are nervous as hell about Paul Ryan being the party's VP nominee.

Christie's crony capitalism

Crony capitalism is alive and well in New Jersey. What would the whole country look like if run by these supporters of the one percent?

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Free back-to-school shoe lines reminiscent of the 30’s

The story behind the shoe line in St. Joseph is a story repeated everywhere, from Gary, Ind., to Youngstown, Ohio, to Flint, Mich., to Chico, Calif., to Milton, Mass.

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