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The day after Mary Robinson stepped down as United Nations High
Commissioner for Human Rights, forced out by determined pressure from
Washington, George W.
There's a joke circulating on the Internet: A grandmother overhears her
5-year-old granddaughter playing "wedding." The wedding vows go like
this: "You have the right to remain silent.
It's filling the grassroots role once played by the Christian
Even after twenty-five years, the bitter taste of Argentina's "dirty war" lingers.
The author may be contacted regarding this piece at JonWiener@hotmail.com.
With the 1996 welfare law expiring this fall, Congressmembers would do
well to stop congratulating themselves on its alleged successes and turn
their attention to the glaring failures of the ne
How genetically engineered American corn has altered the global
Any fan who over the years has attended a baseball game at Boston's
Fenway Park notices how few African-Americans are in the stands.
This book makes a good case for racism--the word, not the ideology. What
necessitated a defense?
When several soldiers killed their wives, an old problem was suddenly news.
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