Item 5 - Boston Globe

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Boston Globe


  • 1985, 1986 (Creation)

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Textual record; 9 pp.

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(c. 1975-86)

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The East Timor Human Rights Committee was formed as one of the earliest US solidarity groups, and based in Syracuse, New York.


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Item consists of seven articles from the Boston Globe in 1985 and 1986 relating to East Timor.

  1. East Timor: hidden genocide
  2. Rough Road to Summit: Misfortune follows Reagan (2 pp.)
  3. Springtime rite
  4. Rights record a cloud on Reagan trip
  5. Indonesia expels 3 journalists
  6. In East Timor, human rights are trampled upon... but Reagan is remaining silent
  7. Indonesia's human rights record a cloud on Reagan's 'freedom' tour


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  • English

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  • Latin

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Originals found at Bishop's University.

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