The New York City public school system doesn't have the money, time or
organizational skills to make sure every child has a dictionary--or a
The house organ for America's political class is pushing Bush's case for war.
Six years ago, in 1996, the government of Guatemala and the guerrilla
groups it had fought bitterly for thirty-six years signed an ambitious
set of peace accords.
Coming as it did in the final weeks of a precarious re-election
campaign, incumbent German Chancellor Gerhard Schröder's resolute
"No" to German participation in any US-led war on Iraq was
Like most New Yorkers, like most Americans, the attacks of September 11
made me very angry.
The war debate is not over.
As a healthy response to the Bush Administration's war policies, the
number of people taking to the streets in protest is increasing with
each step toward war.
Kate Doyle served as an expert witness in the Mack trial. The documents used in the trial and dozens of other declassified US records on US policy in Guatemala may be found at the website of the National Security Archive.
The military needs more lawyers. More accurately, the Defense Department
wants military recruiters to recruit law students on campus and through
The day after Mary Robinson stepped down as United Nations High
Commissioner for Human Rights, forced out by determined pressure from
Washington, George W.