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10 QUESTIONS FOR Shirin Ebadi.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): TIME Magazine. 5/15/2006, Vol. 167 Issue 20, p6-6. 1p. 1 Color Photograph.

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Abstract: The article presents an interview with Iranian human-rights activist Shirin Ebadi, who won the Nobel Peace Prize in 2003. The Iranian government has accused Ebadi of taking money from the U.S. to give to Akbar Ganji, a journalist who is in jail, so he ...

ANOTHER ABU GHRAIB?

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): TIME Magazine. 10/3/2005, Vol. 166 Issue 14, p19-19. 1/2p. 1 Color Photograph.

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Abstract: Focuses on the attempts of Captain Ian Fishback, of the U.S. 82nd Airborne Division, to get superiors to look into allegations of prisoner abuse in Iraq and Afghanistan. Criminal investigation begun after Fishback's claims went public, in which he was ...

RECLAIMING ISLAM FOR A NEW WORLD.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): TIME Magazine. 5/3/2004, Vol. 163 Issue 18, p59-59. 1/2p. 1 Color Photograph.

Abstract: Profiles Mohsen Kadivar, an Islamic cleric who teaches modern democracy and Islamic traditions in Iran. How Kadivar was jailed for 18 months for his rebellious ideas; Beliefs of Kadivar on the contradictions between traditional Islamic teachings and m...

What Set Off Castro?

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): TIME Magazine. 4/21/2003, Vol. 161 Issue 16, p19. 1/3p. 1 Color Photograph.

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Abstract: Mentions Cuban President Fidel Castro, his anti-American stance, and the 41-year-old United States economic embargo on Cuba. Delay in the anti-embargo legislation in the U.S.; Growth of a dissident movement in Cuba; Indication that three men who attem...

10 QUESTIONS FOR ERIN BROCKOVICH.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): TIME Magazine. 5/20/2002, Vol. 159 Issue 20, p8. 1p. 1 Color Photograph.

Abstract: Presents an interview with Erin Brockovich, who discusses her life following the motion picture, 'Erin Brokovich,' and her efforts to help the residents of Hinkley, California win a settlement against Pacific Gas & Electric for contaminating their grou...

New Agents of Change.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): TIME Magazine. 6/18/2001, Vol. 157 Issue 24, p66. 2/3p.

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Abstract: Focuses on civil activists and their changing role in society. How problems often do not have a specific antagonist; Decreased role of the government which increases the work of activists; Difficulty of raising public support for causes.

Graça Machel.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): TIME Magazine. 5/10/2010, Vol. 175 Issue 18, p147-147. 1/3p. 1 Black and White Photograph.

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Abstract: The article profiles human rights activist and former Minister for Education and Culture of Mozambique, Graça Machel.

Blown out of the sky.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): TIME Magazine. 3/4/1996, Vol. 147 Issue 10, p39. 1p. 2 Color Photographs.

Abstract: Informs that Cuban MiGs shot down two Cessna Skymasters belonging to Brothers to the Rescue, a peaceful Cuban protest group, in February 1996. The search for the four missing pilots; The question of whether the planes were in international air space o...

No innocent abroad.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): TIME Magazine. 2/26/1996, Vol. 147 Issue 9, p51. 2/3p. 1 Color Photograph.

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Abstract: Opinion. Charges Nation of Islam Minister Louis Farrakhan with hypocrisy in light of his tour of African and Middle Eastern dictatorships in 1996. Farrakhan's coddling of dictators infamous for their human-rights abuses and support of terrorism; The ...

Savage justice.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): TIME Magazine. 2/6/1995, Vol. 145 Issue 5, p46. 1/3p. 1 Color Photograph.

Abstract: Discusses some of the brutality that Saddam Hussein is enacting under the guise of Islam. Television pictures of a man who was branded and had an arm cut off, allegedly for the crime of theft; Plans for release by the US State Department of a report o...

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