Wednesday, August 20, 1997

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  • SILENCE IN THE NEWSROOM

    Prosecutors looking into the torture and brutalization of a Haitian immigrant in New York earlier this month say that the refusal of police witnesses to come forward and testify about the actions of their fellow officers has impeded their investigation.

  • MERLIN’S UNIVERSE

    From the Hale-Bop comet to the Mars Pathfinder and the Mir Space Station, extra-terrestrial activity seems to be capturing headlines around the world.

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    October 1 marks the 50th anniversary of the beginning of the 1965 genocide in Indonesia that left over one million people dead. Human rights groups are circulating petitions calling for the U.S. government to acknowledge its role in the genocide and to release CIA, military and other governmental records related to the mass killings. The United States provided the Indonesian army with financial, military and intelligence support at the time of the mass killings. Today we look at the pursuit of one Indonesian man confronting his...