TITLE

NOTEBOOK

PUB. DATE
June 2000
SOURCE
New Republic;06/19/2000, Vol. 222 Issue 25, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on various political and socioeconomic issues worldwide. Complaint of track-and-field athlete Marion Jones against Nike Inc. about the disparity in pay between male and female athletes in advertising; Mistake committed by "The New York Times" newspaper for reporting that Russian President Vladimir Putin is introducing a legislation to bolster the independence of the judiciary, when in fact he is doing the opposite; Justifications of U.S. Vice President and presidential candidate Al Gore for breaking his promise not to use soft money for political advertising.
ACCESSION #
3205679

 

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