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Table of Contents
December 7, 2005, Vol. 12, No. 48
- The first of seven new poems from Sherman Alexie. Page 5
- Glue Differ. “Replacements Needed” posters, adhered with glue, are deemed illegal and in need of removal. Page 3
- Drug War. Advocates for drug reform debate with enforcement officials over prohibitionary tactics. Page 4
- Fooled Errand. Author Mark Crispin Miller finds a snoot-full of evidence showing the 2004 election was stolen. Page 6
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A Measure of Comfort. Displaced New Orleans family finds hope, stability in White Center by Cydney Gillis, Pages 1, 12
- Picture: For now, New Orleans natives Latrice and Reginald Gillum are living with their two children in King County public housing slated for demolition.
- Picture: Reginald Gillum with his daughter Zinaya seated on the sofa donated by Macy's.
- Photos by Sherry Loeser.
ICE'd. Fife raid sends more than 100 immigrants back to Mexico. By Rosette Royale, Pages 1, 12
Editorial: Bulletproof Party. War-made millionaires: have they no sense of decency? By Sarah Anderson, Page 2 [RE: Jack London of CACI International. David H. Brooks, CEO of DHB Industries]
Change Agent: Kristen Hayden. By Amy Besunder, Page 3
- Picture: Kristin Hayden, helping low-income and minority students find their place in the global village.
- Photo by …
Poster Riled. Creator of "Replacement Needed" told to clear illegal posters. By Rosette Royale, Page 3
- Picture: Getting heat for sheeting streets. Thomas Hays and friends.
- Photo by Katia Roberts
Just Heard...Page 3
- Trees go to court by Cydney Gillis [RE: Bif Brigman, Elle Tracy, Jim Klauser]
- Drunk shuffle by Cydney Gillis [RE: Craig Montgomery, Richard McIver]
- Self-congratulations in order by Adam Hyla [RE: Israel Bayer, Street Roots, Portland, OR]
Drug Debate Goes On. Usually disagreeing, reformers and officials both prize treatment, education. By Tom Cogbill
| Quote by Dan Satterberg, King County Prosecutor chief of staff
Short Takes, Page 4
- Death may be homicide by Rosette Royale [RE: Davina Garrison, Debra Brown, Jim Burns]
- Union Steamed by Cydney Gillis [RE: Starbucks, National Labor Relations Board, Audrey Lincoff]
- Housing boost by Emily Page [RE: Tom Rasmussen
Poetry, Pages 5, 10
- When Asked What I Think About Indian Reservations, I Remember A Deer Story by Sherman Alexie, Page 5 (Poem 1 of 7)
- P.S.K. (the beginning) by Lia J. Wilson, Page 10
Interview: Fooled? Proof. Critic Mark Crispin Miller documents how a theocratic movement stole the 2004 election. Interview by Rosette Royale, Page 6, 7
- Picture: Author and critic Mark Crispin Miller, who recounts, in Fooled Again, rampant evidence of 2004 Election fraud.
- Photo by Rosette Royale.
Following Saint Paul. Book: Mountains Beyond Mountains by Tracy Kidder. Review by Paula Mathieu, Page 8
Fantastical Inklings. Film: The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe. By Lester Gray, Page 8
Adventures in Irony: Rose isn’t a Rose isn’t a Rose… by Dr. Wes Browning, Page 9
Ask A Lawyer. Real-Life Answers to Your Legal Hassles. Page 8 [Thanks to Access to Justice Institute, Seattle University School of Law, and the King County Prosecuting Attorney's Office]
Street Watch. Compiled by Emma Quinn, Page 9
Letters to the Editor, Page 10
- Fircrest: bedevilment? By Jeanne Marie Shepard
- Fircrest, again by Judi Gibbs
Classified, Page 10
Calendar. Page 11
Director's Corner. By Timothy Harris, Page 11
First things First. Get Involved. Take Action. Page 11
Protect the Human Rights of Workers!
- Issue: Join Washington State Jobs With Justice, the Washington State Labor Council, and others in celebrating International Human Rights Day by supporting the Employee Free Choice Act.
Mockingbird Times December 2005, Vol V, Issue 12
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