Today in Peace and Justice history on June 13, 1971

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The New York Times began publishing the Pentagon Papers, a series of excerpts from the Defense Department’s classified history of the Vietnam War, giving details of U.S. involvement in Vietnam from the end of World War II to 1968. . . .continued > http://www.peacebuttons.info/E-News/thisweek.htm

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I think Daniel Ellsburg is a true American hero, much more of a Patriot than some presidents and vice presidents. Of course nixon called him a punk, and republican friends of mine agreed with nixon, and still do.

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Can Democrats Set Out a New Path?

Democrats must embrace a pro-government platform, not run away from it.

Those were the sentiments of Senator Chuck Schumer today, in a speech given at the National Press Club. Talking about the reasons for Democrats’ losses on Election Day, Schumer said that those losses were proof that the American people and middle-class want a government that will work more effectively for them.

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