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Wallmart workers fight for higher wages , Update on Syria

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1) Program Introduction with the singing of O , Canada.

1st News Story is about Wallmart and the fight of workers to rasie there wages.
Walmart Gets Clearance to Open Doors in DC

-DC City Council strikes down a living wage at America's largest private employer, despite public's support for $12.50/hour wage- September 18,(13)

2nd News story is: US Strike on Syria Staved Off. 

- Vijay Prashad: China and Russia will be very cautious and will not permit a Chapter VII resolution - a military attack on Syria  -   September 18, 13

3rd News Story : UN Syria Report Confirms Chemical Weapons Used, Culprit Still Not Known

-Rania Masri: Both sides of the conflict are capable of such a war crime, but UN report does not settle who is responsible; bigger question is whether UN can achieve a ceasefire and a negotiated end to war  -   September 17, 13