Democracy Now! January 28, 1999

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Democracy Now! January 28, 1999
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East Timor; Caesar Chavez Induction into Labor Hall of Fame

(34 Minutes) East Timor Bowing to international pressure, the Indonesian military has retreated for the first time in 23 years from its hard-line stance on Indonesia's continued occupation of East Timor. After a prolonged meeting with Prsident B.J. Habibie and his cabinet, Foreign Minister Ali Alatas said yesterday that Indonesia would grant independence to the East Timorese "if they want their freedom." GUEST: Jose Ramos Horta, speaking from Sydney. Australia. GUEST: Alan Nairn, Journalist and human rights activist. (18 Minutes) Cesar Chavez Induction into Labor Hall of Fame As Cesar Chavez is inducted into the Department of Labor Hall of Fame, GUEST: Richard Chavez talks about his brother's legacy. GUEST: Delores Huerta, Co-founder of the United Farm Workers.

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January 28, 1999
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January 28, 1999
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WPFW; Maria Carrion, Amy Goodman; January 28, 1999
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