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  Volume 25 - Number 40 - Oct. 3, 2002

Show Me the Weapons Violations
By Nancy Guerin

Former U.N. inspector Scott Ritter says the Bush administration’s rush to war with Iraq is not supported by the facts

Cover photo by John Whipple

Mr. Quandt Goes to Baghdad
By Glenn Weiser

As war rhetoric heats up, a local performer plans to become a human shield in Iraq

United We Stand by Ourselves
By Travis Durfee

Union pickets local contractor without any clear support from company employees

From the Heart
By Travis Durfee

A weekend benefit concert raises money and awareness for Ravena-Coeymans-Selkirk school district’s purchase of technology that may save a child’s life

Running From Prevention
By Mary Ann Swissler

The Komen Foundation, with its annual Race for the Cure, is widely recognized as a leader in the fight against breast cancer—except by critics who cite its ties to corporations that profit from the cancer industry, its pro-HMO lobbying, and its failure to address the environmental causes of disease

Two Steps Back
By Paul Hamill

A highly-touted partnership between a local arts institution and the city of Cohoes comes to an acrimonious end

Savage Love
By Dan Savage

If Dan Savage won't answer your weird, disgusting, perverted, embarrassing questions about sex, perhaps you'd best keep them to yourself.


2001 Capital Region Dining Guide

Check out the coolest clothes and the hottest trends available right here in the Capital Region
2001 Capital Region Dining Guide 2002 Survival Guide and Student Handbook

New to the region? Find out where to get your books, your beer, your bowling—you name it.
2001 Capital Region Dining Guide Best Of the Capital Region 2002

From pizza to politicians, from gift stores to guitarists, from sushi to ski areas: We've combed the region to find the best that's out there.
2001 Capital Region Dining Guide 2002 Spring/Summer Dining Guide

A comprehensive, descriptive guide to Capital Region restaurants. A must for residents and visitors who love to dine out.
Metroland Music Guide 2001 2001 Local Music Guide

Bands, clubs, recording studios, radio stations: Your comprehensive guide to the Capital Region's thriving music scene.
Student Handbook & Survival Guide 2001

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