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  • Texas educators: No cuts for kids!

    Texas educators: No cuts for kids!

    March 27, 2003

    AUSTIN, Texas – About 1,000 public school teachers and their supporters rallied at the Capitol here March 17 to stop the cuts in public education funding proposed by the business lobby and the right-wing extremists who...

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  • National Clips

    National Clips

    March 21, 2003 By Special to People’s World

    ANN ARBOR, Mich.: Marching for equal opportunity / TERRA HAUTE, Ind.: Gulf War vet executed / DENVER, Colo.: Violence begets violence / SAN FRANCISCO: Low-wage workers sue high-fashion brands

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  • Students march across state to save education

    Students march across state to save education

    March 21, 2003

    ALBANY – What would happen if Gov. George Pataki raised tuition at New York State’s public colleges and universities, cut financial aid programs, gutted opportunity programs, cut the State University of New York (SUNY) and City...

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  • Cities defy Patriot Act

    Cities defy Patriot Act

    March 21, 2003

    BALTIMORE – Councilman Kwame Abayomi urged his City Council colleagues to approve his “Preservation of Civil Liberties” resolution directing Baltimore city police not to enforce repressive sections of the USA Patriot Act such as racial profiling...

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  • Womens groups blast Senate abortion vote

    Womens groups blast Senate abortion vote

    March 20, 2003

    After the Senate’s March 13 vote in favor of a ban on so-called “partial birth” abortions, outraged women’s rights groups vowed to fight the law, and pointed to the importance of court nominees. National Organization for...

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