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Whither Health Services? Administration Reconsiders Health Services Funding in Face of Dwindling Resources. James Hoff (p. 1)

Dispute Brews Over Dining Commons Firing. Administration and Restaurant Associates Defend Dismissal as Some Students Urge Boycott. Antonia Levy and Dan Skinner (p. 1)

Don’t Compromise with Imperial Christianity (p. 2)

Letter: What’s the Matter with Kaminski? Nate Metzger, Dept of Philosophy (p. 2)

Masthead (p. 2)

Community News

Hierarchies in Bike Culture? (Pt. 1). Will Weikart (p. 3)

A Brief History of Restaurant Associates. Dan Skinner and Antonia Levy (p. 4)

Opinions / Analysis

At Pier 57 and Central Booking—an RNC Adventure. Maria Cincotta (p. 5)

I, Conservative. Mark Goldblatt (p. 8)

The Other Partisans. Gerasimos Karavitis (p. 9)

Christian Left vs. CUNY Right. Why the Left Still Doesn’t Get It: Confessions of a CUNY Conservative. William Adler (p. 10)

Arise Ye Christian Leftists! Thurman Hart (p. 10)

How Would You Asses the Current Health of U.S. Democracy? (p. 14)


Arafat and I. Nirit Ben-Ari (p. 6)

An Interview with a Legend: Arafat. Jae M. Kim (p. 7)

Mexicans Express Surprise and Disappointment with Bush Re-Election. Andrew Kennis (p. 11)

R.I.P. Ol' DB: An Appreciation [of Russell Tyrone Jones, aka the Old Dirty Bastard, Unique, Dirt McGirt, and Big Baby Jesus]. Tony Monchinski (p. 14)

You Can Donate School Supplies for Afghani Children at the GC. Thurman Hart (p. 16)

Feds Want to Track Every Move of College Students. Spencer Sunshine (p. 16)

Book Reviews

Rethinking American History. Reviews of History Lessons: How Textbooks from Around the World Portray U.S. History by Dana Lindaman and Kyle Ward (The New Press) and Founding Myths: Stories that Hide Our Patriotic Past by Ray Raphael (The New Press). Dan Skinner (p. 12)

The Anti-Chomsky Reader, edited by Peter Collier and David Horowitz (Encounter Books). Tony Monchinski (p. 13)

News from the DSC (p. 15)

Next Meeting

Website Poll

DSC Outreach

New Logo Contest

Introducing the New DSC Adjunct Project Coordinator

Adjuncts: Share Your Expertise!

Announcements / Advertisements

Maui Tacos (p. 3)

Ace Your Job Interview. Cross-Cultural Connection (p. 4)

Anonymous Semen Donors Wanted. Park Avenue Fertility (p. 8)

Duke’s Graduate Program in Civil & Environmental Engineering. Duke University (p. 9)

O’Reilly’s Restaurant and Tavern (p. 16)



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