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Monday, July 14, 2003
Bush 'Bundlers' Take Fundraising to New Level
As chairman, president and chief executive of Safeway Inc., the world's 11th-largest grocery chain, Steven Burd is the nexus of a wide network of subordinates and suppliers, as well as friends in corporate suites. And that is why he will play a critical role in President Bush's effort to raise the...
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Tuesday, May 27, 2003
Russell Mokhiber questions White House Press Secretary Ari Fleischer Ari & I: May 27, 2003
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Wednesday, May 14, 2003
Russell Mokhiber questions White House Press Secretary Ari Fleischer Ari & I: May 14, 2003
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Tuesday, May 6, 2003
Rich Nations Continue to Wield Power in Global Bodies
WASHINGTON - From the World Trade Organization (WTO), the International Monetary Fund (IMF), the World Bank and the United Nations, to Interpol and the World Health Organization (WHO), dozens of international agencies now work to regulate world trade, telecommunications, transportation, labor,...
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Monday, March 3, 2003
Youths Shouldn't Be Tried As Adults, Study Says
WASHINGTON -- Every state allows children under 16 to be tried as adults, but new research indicates that many cannot understand their situations well enough to aid their defense. The private MacArthur Foundation study released today says that many children under 16 had as much difficulty grasping...
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Ari & I: March 3, 2003
Russell Mokhiber questions White House Press Secretary Ari Fleischer
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Wednesday, February 26, 2003
Russell Mokhiber questions White House Press Secretary Ari Fleischer Ari & I: February 26, 2003
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Thursday, February 6, 2003
Russell Mokhiber questions White House Press Secretary Ari Fleischer Ari & I: February 6, 2003
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Thursday, January 30, 2003
Russell Mokhiber questions White House Press Secretary Ari Fleischer Ari & I: January 30, 2003
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Monday, January 27, 2003
Russell Mokhiber questions White House Press Secretary Ari Fleischer Ari & I: January 27, 2003
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Tuesday, January 21, 2003
Russell Mokhiber questions White House Press Secretary Ari Fleischer Ari & I: January 21, 2003
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Monday, January 20, 2003
As War Drums Grow, Peace Activist Stands Her Ground
The word courage often is used to describe an act of valor on a battlefield. But the word can also apply to a person standing up for peace. So it was one Wednesday afternoon last summer when Aase Loescher arrived at the weekly peace vigil at the Monroe County Courthouse. No one else showed up that...
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Tuesday, December 17, 2002
Ari & I: December 17, 2002
Russell Mokhiber questions White House Press Secretary Ari Fleischer
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Thursday, December 5, 2002
Russell Mokhiber questions White House Press Secretary Ari Fleischer Ari & I: December 5, 2002
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Tuesday, October 15, 2002
Ari & I: October 15, 2002
Russell Mokhiber questions White House Press Secretary Ari Fleischer
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Wednesday, October 9, 2002
Russell Mokhiber questions White House Press Secretary Ari Fleischer Ari & I: October 9, 2002
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Thursday, September 19, 2002
Russell Mokhiber questions White House Press Secretary Ari Fleischer Ari & I: September 19, 2002
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Sunday, September 8, 2002
How Did Iraq Get Its Weapons? We Sold Them
THE US and Britain sold Saddam Hussein the technology and materials Iraq needed to develop nuclear, chemical and biological weapons of mass destruction. Reports by the US Senate's committee on banking, housing and urban affairs -- which oversees American exports policy -- reveal that the US, under...
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Tuesday, July 30, 2002
Russell Mokhiber questions White House Press Secretary Ari Fleischer Ari & I: July 30, 2002
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Tuesday, May 21, 2002
Russell Mokhiber questions White House Press Secretary Ari Fleischer Ari & I: May 21, 2002
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Friday, April 5, 2002
Boycott of Israeli Products Gaining in South Africa: Mideast Conflict Hits SA Shop Shelves
Leading chocolate, softdrink, cellphone and toiletry companies in South Africa have been threatened with a consumer boycott as part of a local campaign against Israel's intensified military assault on Palestine. And Pick 'n Pay and Spar have been singled out as targets if they ignore a call from...
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Monday, March 25, 2002
Russell Mokhiber questions White House Press Secretary Ari Fleischer Ari & I: March 25, 2002
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Tuesday, January 1, 2002
Monsanto Hid Decades Of Pollution
PCBs Drenched Ala. Town, But No One Was Ever Told
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Tuesday, November 20, 2001
Russell Mokhiber questions White House Press Secretary Ari Fleischer Ari & I: November 20, 2001
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Wednesday, October 31, 2001
Russell Mokhiber questions White House Press Secretary Ari Fleischer Ari & I: October 31, 2001
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Friday, October 26, 2001
Russell Mokhiber questions White House Press Secretary Ari Fleischer Ari & I: October 26, 2001
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Friday, August 3, 2001
Russell Mokhiber questions White House Press Secretary Ari Fleischer Ari & I: August 3, 2001
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Thursday, July 19, 2001
Mimi Farina Bread and Roses Founder Singer-Activist Mimi Farina Dead at 56
MILL VALLEY, CA - Expressions of love and sadness greeted the death yesterday of Mimi Farina of Mill Valley, noted '60s folk singer and founder of Bread & Roses. She died at home with family and close friends at her bedside after a two-year battle with neuroendocrine cancer. She was 56. Music...
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Monday, July 16, 2001
Russell Mokhiber questions White House Press Secretary Ari Fleischer Ari & I: July 16, 2001
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Monday, July 2, 2001
Russell Mokhiber questions White House Press Secretary Ari Fleischer Ari & I: July 2, 2001
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Wednesday, June 27, 2001
Russell Mokhiber questions White House Press Secretary Ari Fleischer Ari & I: June 27, 2001
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Tuesday, June 26, 2001
Russell Mokhiber questions White House Press Secretary Ari Fleischer Ari & I: June 26, 2001
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Thursday, June 21, 2001
US Defends Drug Companies
GENEVA - The United States took a tough line yesterday in defense of drug companies' rights to patent protection of their medicines. Though there were some signs of movement, the overall US stance dismayed the developing countries who cannot afford these drugs and threatened to open a gulf with the...
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Wednesday, June 20, 2001
Russell Mokhiber questions White House Press Secretary Ari Fleischer Ari & I: June 20, 2001
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Thursday, May 31, 2001
Russell Mokhiber questions White House Press Secretary Ari Fleischer Ari & I: May 31, 2001
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Tuesday, May 29, 2001
Sweden Pushes Its Ban on Children's Ads
Broad Campaign is Waged in EU on TV Commercials
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Tuesday, May 15, 2001
Russell Mokhiber questions White House Press Secretary Ari Fleischer Ari & I: May 15, 2001
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Friday, May 4, 2001
Russell Mokhiber questions White House Press Secretary Ari Fleischer Ari & I: May 4, 2001
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McDonald's Confirms Its French Fries Are Made With Beef Extract
SEATTLE - Facing a class-action lawsuit from angry vegetarians, McDonald's this week confirmed that its French fries are prepared with beef extract, a disclosure the company said is not new. Although the fast-food giant has been saying since 1990 that its fries are cooked in pure vegetable oil,...
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Thursday, May 3, 2001
Russell Mokhiber questions White House Press Secretary Ari Fleischer Ari & I: May 3, 2001
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Wednesday, May 2, 2001
Russell Mokhiber questions White House Press Secretary Ari Fleischer Ari & I: May 2, 2001
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Monday, April 9, 2001
Russell Mokhiber questions White House Press Secretary Ari Fleischer Ari & I: April 9, 2001
Russell Mokhiber questions White House Press Secretary Ari Fleischer
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Friday, April 6, 2001
Russell Mokhiber questions White House Press Secretary Ari Fleischer Ari & I: April 6, 2001
Russell Mokhiber questions White House Press Secretary Ari Fleischer
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Wednesday, April 4, 2001
Russell Mokhiber questions White House Press Secretary Ari Fleischer Ari & I: April 4, 2001
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Tuesday, March 6, 2001
Corporate Spooks
Corporate espionage is the dirty little secret of big business in America today. Corporations spy on other corporations. They spy on citizen groups. They spy on governments. To protect their reputations, corporations don't admit to spying. But they do it. Corporate spies call themselves "...
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Thursday, March 1, 2001
Undated photo of the world's tallest statue of Bhudda measuring 53 meters (175 feet) in Bamiyan, 125 kilometers (90 miles) west of Kabul in Afghanistan. Supreme Commander of the Taliban Mullah Mohammad Omar had ordered the destruction of all statues in Afghanistan, including the centuries-old Buddha in Bamiyan, and armed Taliban troops fanned out across the country Thursday to implement the supreme leader's order. (AP Photo) Afghan Taliban Begin Destruction of Ancient Buddha Statues
KABUL - Ignoring an international outcry, Afghanistan's puritanical Taliban Islamic militia began demolishing statues across the country on Thursday, including two towering ancient stone Buddhas. Taliban Minister of Information and Culture Qudratullah Jamal told AFP the destruction of scores of pre...
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Friday, December 29, 2000
Clinton Reverses 5-Year Ban On Lobbying by Appointees
President Clinton yesterday revoked an executive order he signed on his first day in office in 1993 that barred senior officials of the White House and other agencies from lobbying former colleagues for five years. Lifting the five-year ban on lobbying means Clinton's top subordinates, those...
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Sunday, November 18, 1990
The Lost Dreams of Bert DeLeeuw
Requiem for a Radical
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Tuesday, January 31, 1984
The Separate Peace of Madeleine & Bert
From Their Era of Activism To Their Day of Divorce
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