TITLE

CORRESPONDENCE

AUTHOR(S)
Geholz, J. H.; Cole, William; Frazier-Rhodus, Carole; Burden, Barry C.; Chait, Jonathan; Kidder, Michael G.; Hammer, Joshua
PUB. DATE
April 2004
SOURCE
New Republic;4/12/2004, Vol. 230 Issue 13/14, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Letter
ABSTRACT
Presents letters to the editor. Consideration of letters referencing how the death of Christ was interpreted in the motion picture 'Passion of the Christ' directed by Mel Gibson; Responses to the article 'Uncivil Military' regarding how Congress assigned the rebuilding of a cement plant in Iraq to Iraqi contractors; Efforts of politician Ralph Nader to run as a candidate for the U.S. presidency.
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12714802

 

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