September 1982
National Review;9/17/1982, Vol. 34 Issue 18, p1120
The article presents news briefs related to various political developments from around the world. New York City Mayor Edward Koch has decided to run in New York gubernatorial elections. A new party called the New Alliance Party is forming on the Left in New York. Pastors at the Calvary Church in Charlotte, North Carolina, are planning to open a Crisis Pregnancy Center to help women considering abortion. U.S. representative Frederick Richmond resigned from the U.S. Congress on charges of tax evasion, marijuana possession and illegal payments. Twenty-two countries have been charged with human-rights abuses by the United Nations Human Rights Committee. Fundamentalist religious leader of Iran Ayatollah Khomeini has declared to invade all his Persian Gulf neighbors if they don't stop helping Iraq.


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