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    Letters

    Read 'em and Weep In "Mumia's Last Stand" [November 16], Peter Noel writes that Mumia Abu-Jamal's life depends on "the precarious vagary of white man's justice," and chillingly describes the manner in which the state of Pennsylvania plans to carry o...

    on November 23, 1999
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    Attack of the Killer Kapitalists - Protestors rally to oppose the world trade organization.

    Call it Lollapalooza done to an activist beata gathering of 50,000 or so protesters using rage and revelry to shut down a meeting of trade bureaucrats and corporate suits. On November 30, the cabal-like World Trade Organization begins a new round of...

    by Lenora Todaro on November 23, 1999
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    Green With Envy - Pataki Wrestles Spitzer for Eco-Laurels

    When Attorney General Eliot Spitzer announced last week that New York State would finally take GE to court for polluting the Hudson with toxic PCB's, environmentalists could barely contain their jubilation. 'So many activists have been working on thi...

    by Karen Cook on November 23, 1999
  • The Coqui vs. the Bulldozer - 7th St. Gardeners Plan Amphibious Attack

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    The Coqui vs. the Bulldozer - 7th St. Gardeners Plan Amphibious Attack

    The battle to save community gardens has inspired some odd metamorphoses. Activists who opposed Mayor Rudy Giuliani's plan to auction off hundreds of gardens this spring protested while dressed as ladybugs, flowers, and tomatoes; one sunflower-guised...

    by J.A. Lobbia on November 23, 1999
  • Money Porn - Welcome to the Sweepstakes Era. Wanna Play?

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    Money Porn - Welcome to the Sweepstakes Era. Wanna Play?

    There's a moment at the end of Fox's game show 'Greed,' right when the contestant daniel aces the final question. He punches his hands up and screams. At that moment, he and his teammates became the first players to hit the million-dollar jackpot on ...

    by Austin Bunn on November 23, 1999
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    The Fleeing Man - Raising Doubts About the Guilt of Mumia Abu-Jamal

    One night, 18 years ago, a young white cop was gunned down in Philadelphia's Center City. A mostly white jury concluded that Mumia Abu-Jamal was the gunman. They considered him a wound-up militant ready to kill, and recommended death for the former ...

    by Peter Noel on November 23, 1999
  • Part 4: The Virus, Past and Future - There Are Two AIDS Epidemics—and More May Be Coming

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    Part 4: The Virus, Past and Future - There Are Two AIDS Epidemicsand More May Be Coming

    Additional articles in this series. Franceville, Gabon Primatologist Caroline Tutin was boarding a flight from her home in Africa when a baby in toddler clothes and sunbonnet caught her eye. Then she did a "horrendous double-take." The baby was a...

    by Mark Schoofs on November 23, 1999
  • Drawn to Battle - Brawling Cartoonists Danny Hellman and Ted Rall each look for the last laugh in a libel suit

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    Drawn to Battle - Brawling Cartoonists Danny Hellman and Ted Rall each look for the last laugh in a libel suit

    Ted Rall can be a scary guy. He's clever and charming and hilariously astute. He's a brilliant satirist, and his conver-sation bristles with the same trenchant, unforgiving honesty that fuels his cartoons and editorial columns. But Ralla well-known...

    by Jeff Howe on November 23, 1999
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    Nation

    Accidental Death of an Opportunist? Arrivederci, Clintons The PR spectacle of a mute and demure Hillary in Florence last weekend receiving the NYU Global Law School Leadership award was meant to make up for her earlier fuckup with Mrs. Arafat. But...

    by James Ridgeway on November 23, 1999
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    Sidewalk Politics - Graffiti Campaign Demands 'No More Prisons'

    The spray-painted slogan first appeared on New York City's sidewalks four weeks ago. 'No More Prisons,' read the scrawled message. The phrase showed up along Second Avenue in the East Village, across from the Flatiron Building, and down Fort Greene's...

    by Jennifer Gonnerman on November 23, 1999
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    Contradiction in the 'Times' - Will Microsoft Have to Break Up? Reporter says 'Yes,' Then 'No'

    Question: When is a newspaper correction not a correction? Answer: When the underlying premise of the story's lead has to be restated. Case in point: In his A-1 story in 'The New York Times' November 10, reporter Joel Brinkley gave the impression ...

    by Cynthia Cotts on November 23, 1999
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    In Defense - D Carries the Giants, but to Where?

    Prior to a recent home game, someone wrote a simple message on the chalkboard in the Giants' locker room: "A wise man once said, 'We're in first place. Don't screw it up.' " Heading into last Sunday's game at Washington, the Giants were indeed in f...

    by Brian P Dunleavy on November 23, 1999
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    The Big-Guard Backcourt - Pairing Up Sprewell and Houston Is Just What the Knicks Need

    It's bad enough that the Knicks are hovering around .500 after the first three weeks of the season. What's worse is that they're displaying all the passion of a basket stanchion and the staying power of Jeff Van Gundy's hairline. So what's the plan h...

    by Jeff Ryan on November 23, 1999
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    Sports

    It's a Mad Mad Mad Mad World Now that CBS has proven that March Madness can be a year-round affliction by agreeing to pay $6 billion for the rights to the NCAA basketball tournaments, what does that mean for the average college athlete on the flo...

    on November 23, 1999
  • Issey to Love - Photographs by Sandra-Lee Phipps

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    Issey to Love - Photographs by Sandra-Lee Phipps

    "Curiosity and pleasure are at the heart of my work," Issey Miyake has said, and both were in abundance at the opening of his current Ace Gallery exhibition (275 Hudson Street). Delectably crumpled, deliciously rumpled, impressively puckered and pun...

    by Lynn Yaeger on November 23, 1999
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    Alpha Bits

    You sure you want an alpha male-even a wannabe-in-training, like Al Gore-to be president of your country? Or would you settle for a beta male? Maybe you need to review just how the typical alpha and beta males behave in places like nightclubs: Coin...

    by Stacy Albin on November 23, 1999
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    Attention, All You Simply Marvelous Shoppers!

    Right in front of Bridgehampton's hottest new place to shop, Carol Dobrow's frisky terrier, Zoe Marie, prances at the end of a leopard-print leash, but Dobrow herself acts nonchalant. "I'm not excited," she says. Well, then, why is she back at this b...

    by Beth Greenfield on November 23, 1999
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    Pure Play

    A throng of mostly white, mostly male game developers, players and enthusiasts crowded the lobby of New School's Tishman auditorium Saturday in Manhattan. Bookbags circa 1980, Palm Pilots, notebooks and pocket protectors were immediately visible. You...

    by Edmund Lee on November 23, 1999
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    Yo! Soy!

    ANJUNA, INDIA I watched a juicy, pink sun rise on the Ganges River and set on the Taj Mahal. I rode through gritty city streets in speeding auto rickshaws, through coconut-laced villages in lagging ferry boats and lurching trains. I slept in an ash...

    by Beth Greenfield on November 23, 1999
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    Dual to the death

    It is customary in my family on St. Patrick's Day to ask every Irish person you meet if he's been to City Hall yet. When someone asks why, you tell him, "To get your ass painted green." This is a gentle but firm reminder to never stray into the prec...

    by Ambrose Clancy on November 23, 1999
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