TITLE

NOTEBOOK

PUB. DATE
July 1996
SOURCE
New Republic;7/1/96, Vol. 215 Issue 1, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Comments on various political issues in the U.S. as of July 1, 1996. Information on aspiring public servants who hope to represent their fellow citizens in the 1996 U.S. election season; Decision of Republican Governor William Weld of Massachusetts to attack incumbent Democratic Senator John Kerry on issues related to Social Security; Decision of the AIDS activism group ACT UP to boycott the Gay Freedom Festival in Washington D.C. due to the inclusion of fund-raising events for the People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals organization.
ACCESSION #
15243174

 

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