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Welcome to the latest Quakers in the News.  A snapshot of the face of English speaking Quakerism in last week's news is as follows:<BR>
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An additional 100 articles mostly appearing in mid and small market journals in the US published stories mentioning Earlham College (not necessarily mentioning the word 'Quaker') and the subsequent two food throwing incidents.  one at Butler University, in Indiana and another one involving Pat Buchannan in Michigan.  The op-ed commentary stories were mostly similar to - </FONT><FONT  COLOR="#0000ff" BACK="#ffffff" style="BACKGROUND-COLOR: #ffffff" SIZE=2 PTSIZE=10 FAMILY="SANSSERIF" FACE="Arial" LANG="0"><A HREF="http://www.dailycampus.com/news/2005/04/15/Commentary/Liberals.Prevent.Free.Speech-926743.shtml">Liberals prevent free speech</A><BR>
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<B>Category</B>/</FONT><FONT  COLOR="#0000ff" BACK="#ffffff" style="BACKGROUND-COLOR: #ffffff" SIZE=2 PTSIZE=10 FAMILY="SANSSERIF" FACE="Arial" LANG="0"><U>Article Title/</FONT><FONT  COLOR="#000000" BACK="#ffffff" style="BACKGROUND-COLOR: #ffffff" SIZE=2 PTSIZE=10 FAMILY="SANSSERIF" FACE="Arial" LANG="0"></U>Journal/City/Area/Region/Date<BR>
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<B>War/Protest/</B>//<A HREF="http://quakersinthenews.blogspot.com/2005/04/warprotest.html">Peace campaigner faces Asbo over protest at US base</A>/Guardian/London/England/UK/13-Apr-05/<B> </B><BR>
<B>QUNO</B>////<A HREF="http://quakersinthenews.blogspot.com/2005/04/quno.html">2005 UNITED NATIONS COMMISSION ON HUMAND RIGHTS: UN REFORM?/</A>Montana News Association/MT/USA/13-Apr-05/<BR>
<B>Quaker Schools /Tolerance/Integrity of Testimonies/</B><A HREF="http://quakersinthenews.blogspot.com/2005/04/quaker-schools-toleranceintegrity-of.html">Body, Mind and Spirit</A>/Teaching Tolerance Magazine/Montgomery/AL/USA/16-Apr-05/ <BR>
<B>Quaker Schools /Public Schools/</B>/<A HREF="http://quakersinthenews.blogspot.com/2005/04/quaker-schools-public-schools.html">A Touch of Fame for Three Teachers</A>/Washington Post /Washington/DC/USA/12-Apr-05/<B> </B><BR>
<B>Quaker Schools /Politics and Economics/Violence/Earlham</B>/<A HREF="http://www.chicagotribune.com/features/lifestyle/chi-0504120045apr12,1,7601011.story?coll=chi-leisuretempo-hed">Great moments in pie throwing</A>/Chicago Tribune /Chicago/IL/USA/12-Apr-05 <BR>
<B>Quaker Schools /Politics and Economics/Violence/Earlham/</B><A HREF="http://quakersinthenews.blogspot.com/2005/04/quaker-schools-politics-and_18.html">You can't prevail in politics with pie - Tuesday, April 12, 2005</A>/Missoulian/Missoula/MT/USA/12-Apr-05/<B> </B><BR>
<B>Quaker History/William Penn/Holy Experiment</B>/<A HREF="http://quakersinthenews.blogspot.com/2005/04/quaker-historywilliam-pennholy.html">Does Pa. believe in God?</A>/Pittsburgh Tribune-Review/Pittsburgh/PA/USA/14-Apr-05/<BR>
<B>Quaker History/William Penn/Civil Rights</B>/<A HREF="http://quakersinthenews.blogspot.com/2005/04/quaker-historywilliam-penncivil-rights_18.html">Why A Fully Informed Jury?</A>/Knox Village Soup/ME/USA/14-Apr-05/ <BR>
<B>Quaker History/William Penn/Civil Rights</B>/<A HREF="http://quakersinthenews.blogspot.com/2005/04/quaker-historywilliam-penncivil-rights.html">When Silence Is Golden</A>/ChristianityToday.com /ALL/ALL/USA/13-Apr-05/<B> </B><BR>
<B>Quaker History/War/Slavery/Underground Railroad/</B><A HREF="http://quakersinthenews.blogspot.com/2005/04/quaker-historywarslaveryunderground.html">Here are some new developments that may get you to the polls</A>/News of Delaware County/PA/USA/13-Apr-05/<B> </B><BR>
<B>Quaker History/War/Humanitarian Assistance/</B><A HREF="http://quakersinthenews.blogspot.com/2005/04/quaker-historywarhumanitarian.html">Holocaust survivor educates future generations with haunting ...</A>/Purdue Exponent /Purdue/IN/USA/11-Apr-05/ <BR>
<B>Quaker History/Slavery /Women//</B><A HREF="http://www.nynewsday.com/news/local/wire/newyork/ny-bc-ny--abolitionmuseum-i0415apr15,0,3412632.story?coll=ny-region-apnewyork">A list of the first five inductees</A>/New York Newsday/Long Island/NY/USA/16-Apr-05/<B> </B><BR>
<B>Quaker History/Slavery /Underground Railroad/Elias Hicks</B>/<A HREF="http://www.nynewsday.com/news/local/wire/newyork/ny-bc-ny--abolitionmuseum-g0415apr15,0,2101910.story?coll=ny-region-apnewyork">A list of New York's Underground Railroad heritage trail sites</A>/Newsday/Long Island/NY/USA/16-Apr-05/<B> </B><BR>
<B>Quaker History/Philadelphia/Franklin, Benjamin/</B><A HREF="http://www.boston.com/ae/books/articles/2005/04/10/french_twist">French twist</A>/Boston Globe /Boston/MA/USA/11-Apr-05/<B> </B><BR>
<B>Quaker History/Business /Quaker Schools/Johns Hopkins/</B><A HREF="http://quakersinthenews.blogspot.com/2005/04/quaker-historybusiness-quaker.html">Retired teachers restore historic schoolhouse</A>/Annapolis Capital/Annapolis/MD/USA/16-Apr-05/<BR>
<B>Quaker History/Business </B>///<A HREF="http://quakersinthenews.blogspot.com/2005/04/quaker-historybusiness_18.html">Timber baron carved out his place in province's history</A>/Globe and Mail/Toronto/Ontario/Canada/14-Apr-05/<B> </B><BR>
<B>Quaker History/Animals</B>///<A HREF="http://quakersinthenews.blogspot.com/2005/04/quaker-historyanimals.html">Dear circus: Forget the elephants</A>/Philadelphia Daily News/Philadelphia/PA/USA/16-Apr-05/ <BR>
<B>Obituary /Natural Scienc</B>e //<A HREF="http://www.theherald.co.uk/37346.shtml">Alan Bloom</A>/The Herald/London/England/UK/14-Apr-05/<B> </B><BR>
<B>Gentleness/</B>//<A HREF="http://quakersinthenews.blogspot.com/2005/04/gentleness.html">Pastor who helped break down city’s racial barriers dies at 87</A>/The State/Charleston/SC/USA/11-Apr-05/<B> </B><BR>
<B>Catholicism/Religious Faith /Peace Studies/Smith-Christopher, Daniel</B>/<A HREF="http://quakersinthenews.blogspot.com/2005/04/catholicismreligious-faith-peace.html">Papal qualities of leadership: Trust, compassion, faith</A>/The Tidings/Los Angeles/CA/USA/12-Apr-05/<BR>
<B>Book Review/Quaker Schools/Earlham/</B>/<A HREF="http://quakersinthenews.blogspot.com/2005/04/book-reviewquaker-schoolsearlham.html">Kimmel creates another memorable protagonist</A>/Columbus This Week Newspapers/Columbus/OH/USA/14-Apr-05/<B> </B><BR>
<B>Arts/Theater/</B>//<A HREF="http://www.oregonlive.com/metrosouthwest/oregonian/index.ssf?/base/metro_southwest_news/111295430168540.xml">Curtain coming down Saturday on cabaret series</A>/OregonLive.com/Portland/OR/USA/14-Apr-05/<B> </B><BR>
<B>Architecture/New Meetinghouse</B>//<A HREF="http://quakersinthenews.blogspot.com/2005/04/architecturenew-meetinghouse.html">Quakers promise merchants not to dry up Old Town</A>/City Pulse/Detroit/MI/USA/14-Apr-05/<B> </B><BR>
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<B>AFSC/War/Politics and Economics</B>/<A HREF="http://quakersinthenews.blogspot.com/2005/04/afscwarpolitics-and-economics.html">Anti-war resolution on warrant</A>/Republican/MA/USA/12-Apr-05/<B> </B><BR>
<B>AFSC/War/Iraq/</B>/<A HREF="http://english.aljazeera.net/NR/exeres/3FB0FF8D-3F6F-490F-A25E-CE6BE0FC0E26.htm">More US troops questioning Iraq duty</A>/Aljazeera.net/Qatar/M.E./11-Apr-05/<BR>
<B>AFSC/War/Boots/</B>/<A HREF="http://www.king5.com/localnews/stories/NW_041105WABtravelingmemorialSW.1c94492e3.html?hp">Boots of dead US soldiers to be displayed in Tacoma</A>/KING5.com /Seattle/WA/USA/12-Apr-05/<B> </B><BR>
<B>AFSC/War/Boots/</B>/<A HREF="http://www.thenewstribune.com/news/local/story/4763276p-4388883c.html">War’s human costs added up, in pairs</A>/TheNewsTribune.com/Seattle/WA/USA/12-Apr-05/<B> </B><BR>
<B>AFSC/Politics and Economics/Labor</B>//<A HREF="http://www.clevescene.com/issues/2005-04-13/news/news.html">What? Me Work?</A>/Cleveland Scene Weekly/Cleveland/OH/USA/13-Apr-05/<B> </B><BR>
<B>AFSC/Politics and Economics/Immigration/Minuteman</B>/<A HREF="http://newstandardnews.net/content/?action=show_item&itemid=1692">Arizona Minutemen Driven Largely By Sense of Insecurity ...</A>/The NewStandard/New York/NY/USA/16-Apr-05/<B> </B><BR>
<B>AFSC/Politics and Economics/Immigration/Minuteman</B>/<A HREF="http://www.douglasdispatch.com/articles/2005/04/15/news/01_legal observers.txt">Legal observers to provide update on Minuteman activities to ...</A>/Douglas Daily Dispatch/Tucson/AZ/USA/15-Apr-05/<BR>
<B>AFSC/Politics and Economics/Immigration/</B><A HREF="http://www.app.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20050412/OPINION/504120331/1030">Immigration bill too restrictive, won't aid security</A>/Asbury Park Press/Asbury Park/NJ/USA/12-Apr-05/<B> </B><BR>
<B>AFSC/Politics and Economics/Immigration/Drivers' Licenses</B>/<A HREF="http://www.oregonlive.com/news/oregonian/index.ssf?/base/front_page/111321346826600.xml">Bills draw new avenues for driver's license</A>/OregonLive.com/Portland/OR/USA/11-Apr-05/<B> </B><BR>
<B>AFSC/International Conflict/Israel</B>//<A HREF="http://www.midhudsonnews.com/News/Israel_bulldoz_prot-14Apr05.htm">Group protests use of bulldozers in Israel</A>/Mid-Hudson News/Poughkeepsie/NY/USA/14-Apr-05/ <BR>
<B>AFSC/Humanitarian Assistance</B>/<A HREF="http://www.mercurynews.com/mld/mercurynews/news/local/states/california/counties/santa_clara/cupertino/11391006.htm">City workers' hobby offers a way to help</A>/San Jose Mercury News /San Jose/CA/USA/14-Apr-05/<B> </B><BR>
<B>AFSC/ACLU/Immigration/Minuteman/</B><A HREF="http://www.metrowestdailynews.com/localRegional/view.bg?articleid=95827">Local man to join group watching US-Mexico border</A>/MetroWest Daily News/Worcester/MA/USA/13-Apr-05/</FONT><FONT  COLOR="#000000" BACK="#ffffff" style="BACKGROUND-COLOR: #ffffff" SIZE=3 PTSIZE=12 FAMILY="SANSSERIF" FACE="Arial" LANG="0"><BR>
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