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Peltier supporters march in protest of sentence

December 11, 2000

About 200 people marched from south Minneapolis to the Basilica of St. Mary on International Human Rights Day on Sunday in support of Leonard Peltier, a convicted murderer asking for clemency from President...

Light rail project construction slated to begin early next year

December 6, 2000

Construction will begin on the Hiawatha Avenue Corridor light rail project in early 2001, pending the expected congressional approval in mid-January of more than $334 million in federal funding. The 11.6-mile...

Homecoming confronts student apathy

October 23, 2000

Each year when Homecoming approaches, some students eagerly get involved in the week-long events, while others voice disappointment in the entire Homecoming system. The Homecoming committee is trying to...

Debates proceed despite absence of third party

October 4, 2000

Despite criticisms from some citizens and political groups, Tuesday night's presidential debate between Vice President Al Gore and Texas Gov. George W. Bush in Boston went on without any third-party candidates. The...

Spring conference discusses racial issues

April 10, 2000

College students from around the Midwest assembled on the University of Minnesota campus this weekend for the Midwest Asian American Student Union's 10th annual spring conference. The University's Asian...