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  • Community Film Workshop of Chicago Learning the means of production

    Community Film Workshop of Chicago Learning the means of production

    August 13, 2004

    Movies. We all love them. While we munch popcorn we are transported into another world. They can make us laugh, cry and think. They can also make us go brain dead with violence and ignorance.

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  • Canvassing voters to promote jobs, justice

    Canvassing voters to promote jobs, justice

    August 13, 2004

    CLEVELAND — “I would walk to the end of the earth to defeat George Bush,” said Elsa Maldonado with passion. In fact, Elsa, known as “Chachi,” did travel about 670 miles from her home in New...

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  • Contractor probed on Guantanamo deal

    Contractor probed on Guantanamo deal

    August 13, 2004

    A former division of one of the nation’s largest outsourcing contractors, Affiliated Computer Services (ACS), is under investigation for violating federal procurement regulations because it allegedly supplied interrogators and intelligence analysts to the Defense Department under...

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  • N. Calif. rallies against nuclear weapons

    N. Calif. rallies against nuclear weapons

    August 13, 2004

    LIVERMORE, Calif. — Hundreds of protesters from around northern California gathered here in blazing summer heat Aug. 8 to commemorate the 59th anniversary of the U.S. atomic bombing of Hiroshima and Nagasaki, and to renew their...

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  • Haitians confront new hardships, repression

    Haitians confront new hardships, repression

    August 13, 2004

    PHILADELPHIA — In the wake of the Feb. 29 U.S.-backed coup d’etat against Haiti’s constitutionally elected President Jean-Bertrand Aristide, the Haitian people’s living conditions and political freedoms have sharply deteriorated, eyewitnesses say. Representatives of four delegations...

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