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  • ILWU to Oakland Council: We want to know

    ILWU to Oakland Council: We want to know

    April 11, 2003

    The following is testimony given to Oakland City Council, April 8. I am Steve Stallone, ILWU Communications Director. I am here representing the ILWU International officers and I am here to register our dismay and anger...

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  • Stop the war in Iraq; Stop the war on us!

    Stop the war in Iraq; Stop the war on us!

    April 11, 2003

    OAKLAND, Calif. – In the largest protest in East Bay memory, nearly 20,000 demonstrators thronged Telegraph Ave., April 5, as dignitaries and youth led the march from north Oakland’s Mosswood Park to a downtown rally at...

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  • Does the Bush administration support the troops?

    Does the Bush administration support the troops?

    April 11, 2003

    Opinion In the March 25 Chicago Sun-Times, columnist Mary Mitchell had the absolute gall to accuse those who do not support this war of not supporting the military men and women, many just teenagers, who have...

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  • Starting a ruckus was the right thing to do

    Starting a ruckus was the right thing to do

    April 11, 2003

    Opinion A word of advice to future Oscar winners: Don’t begin Oscar day by going to church. That is where I found myself this past Sunday morning, at the Church of the Good Shepherd on Santa...

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  • Stop this war now

    Stop this war now

    April 11, 2003

    OpinionRep. Dennis Kucinich (D-Ohio), a leader of the opposition to the war in Iraq within the House, issued the following statement April 1 on the House floor: Stop the war now. As Baghdad will be encircled,...

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