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Olympic Fever.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): TIME Magazine. 8/20/2007, Vol. 170 Issue 8, p15-15. 1p. 1 Color Photograph.

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Abstract: This article focuses on China's preparations to host the Olympic games in 2008. The Olympics will open on August 8, 2008 in Beijing. On August 8, 2007, China held a celebration in Tiananmen Square with fireworks, dance routines and pop stars. There is ...

A Sadness The World Feels: How and why U.S.-Soviet relations have sunk to the lowest point in years.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): TIME Magazine; 7/24/1978, Vol. 112 Issue 4, p8-10, 3p

Abstract: The article focuses on the impact of the 13-year imprisonment of Dissident Leader Anatoli Shcharansky on the foreign relations between the U.S. and Soviet Union. According to U.S. President Jimmy Carter, the verdict for Shcharansky has created a sadnes...

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 ...

Once More, With Feeling: Vance and Gromyko wrestle over their most complex problem.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): TIME Magazine; 7/17/1978, Vol. 112 Issue 3, p10-12, 3p

Abstract: The article focuses on the announcement of the Russian government concerning the trial of computer expert and Jewish human rights activist Anatoli Shcharansky in Moscow, Russia. It states that Shcharansky has been accused of spying for the U.S. Central...

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 ...

Around Two Worlds in Two Days.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): TIME Magazine; 3/28/1977, Vol. 109 Issue 13, p13-15, 3p

Abstract: The article discusses the trip of U.S. President Jimmy Carter in Clinton, Massachusetts and Manhattan. It states that Carter tackles various matters during his visits including human rights, tough decisions on domestic problems and foreign affairs dial...

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...

Debate at the U.N.: The P.L.O. Problem.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): TIME Magazine; 1/19/1976, Vol. 107 Issue 3, p32-34, 3p

Abstract: The article offers information on the debate of the United Nations (UN) Security Council regarding the Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO) problem in Palestine and the Middle East. It states that a large amount of the rhetoric will be focused to th...

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...

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