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  • Whole Foods: Fresh fruit, rotten benefits

    Whole Foods: Fresh fruit, rotten benefits

    April 10, 2003

    NEW YORK – Over 300 United Food and Commercial Workers (UFCW) members and supporters, protesting Whole Foods’ anti-union policies, held a spirited rally here April 4 as part of a local effort to inform customers that...

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  • International notes

    International notes

    April 10, 2003

    Palestine: Demonstrators oppose Iraq war Thousands of Jews and Arabs from all over Israel participated in the demonstration organized March 29 by the Communist Party and Young Communist League of Israel, together with the Democratic Front...

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  • Stop this disastrous war against Iraq

    Stop this disastrous war against Iraq

    April 10, 2003

    This is a slightly edited version of a March 22 statement. With the launching of rocket attacks by U.S. military forces in the early morning of March 20, the war against Iraq aimed at a “regime...

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  • Cubans respond to spree of hijackings

    Cubans respond to spree of hijackings

    April 10, 2003

    A rash of hijackings in the last month – two airliners in March and a ferry on April 2 –have aroused righteous anger in Cuba. The dramatic circumstances surrounding the kidnappings were highlighted in a live...

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  • Peace is theme in Chavez celebrations

    Peace is theme in Chavez celebrations

    April 10, 2003

    Celebrations of the life of Cesar Chavez, co-founder of the United Farm Workers, have spread acrsoss the country since his death ten years ago. They include protests, marches, teach-ins and festivals as well as official city,...

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