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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Should public radio program in the public interest?

NPR is supposed to be our national public radio, but they're barely covering climate issues that are in the public's interest.

Only one month ago, a national New York Times/CBS News poll found that half of all Americans think that global warming is already having a serious impact. Sixty percent of those surveyed even said that protecting our environment should be a priority “even at the risk of curbing economic growth.”

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