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The Supreme Court's sweeping June 26 ruling in Lawrence v. Texas
came almost seventeen years to the day after one of the darkest moments
in the history of the gay movement.
The Iranian student demonstrations that began on June 10 initially
protested plans to privatize Teheran University and to raise tuition.
They quickly became a forum for criticizing the repressi
It's no secret that Washington has a limited interest in the public
interest these days.
This fall will see a fact-finding mission to Iraq to evaluate the condition of workers and the status of the labor movement.
While fighting givebacks, unions can't lose sight of the big healthcare
Congress has once again passed a bill banning "partial-birth abortion."
It's not the first time. President Clinton vetoed similar bans in 1996
Even as he condemned the 3-to-2 vote of the Federal Communications
Commission to allow media conglomerates to dramatically increase their
control over newspapers and radio and television statio
"Our job is to make sure that the labor movement talks about how the militarization of US foreign policy hurts workers at home."
Asian and the Arab protesters continue to call for a boycott of American goods.
The Peace Corps is feeling the fallout from Bush Administration policies.