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Slashdot discusses the Peace Corps
Slashdot discusses Peace Corps in "Visiting the World, as a Geek?" 17 October 2002


Amended Peace Corps Bill passes Senate
Amended Peace Corps Bill passed by US Senate 17 October 2002
Senator Dodd's Peace Corps Bill may pass today in Senate 15 October 2002


Director speaks to RPCVs
Peace Corps Director visits University of Washington 16 October 2002
Maryland Returned Volunteers host Picnic for Director Vasquez 5 October 2002


PC returns to Madagascar
From Ivory Coast to Madagascar 15 October 2002
Peace Corps Volunteers Return to Madagascar 11 October 2002


RPCV starts aid organization in Afghanistan
Morroco RPCV Sarah Chayes starts aid organization in Afghanistan 7 October 2002


RPCVs debate War with Iraq
RPCV Congressman Chris Shays supports Pre-emptive Action 7 October 2002
RPCV Congressmen Farr and Honda oppose attack on Iraq 5 October 2002
A RPCV and a Vietnam Veteran debate war with Iraq 30 September 2002
RPCV Thomas Gouttierre says focus on Afghanistan, not Iraq 26 September 2002
RPCV Chris Matthews says Bush wants a War Department 11 June 2002


GOP's Latino Outreach
Gaddi Vasquez weighs in on courting the Hispanic Vote 4 October 2002
Polyglot Politics: The GOP's Latino outreach 28 September 2002


NPCA increases dues
NPCA Membership dues to increase 4 October 2002


PC Programs suspended in Ivory Coast
Peace Corps suspends Programs in Ivory Coast 3 October 2002


All PCVs now safely out of Ivory Coast
Local Ivory Coast volunteer from Escondido is safe 2 October 2002
Peace Corps Volunteer Mary Christensen hopes to return to Ivory Coast 2 October 2002
Peace Corps couple escapes Ivory Coast 2 October 2002
A Story of the harrowing escape from rebel-held area 2 October 2002
All Peace Corps Volunteers now safely out of Ivory Coast 1 October 2002


Tim Russert discusses Peace Corps with RPCVs
Tim Russert discusses Peace Corps Issues with Returned Volunteers 1 October 2002


Afghans should get more than baseball
Malaysia RPCV Michael P. Sabas says Afghans should get more than baseball 29 September 2002


Vasquez says more Volunteers to Muslim World
Director Vasquez says Peace Corps to Send More Volunteers to Muslim World 29 September 2002


RPCV Tony Hall's noble crusade
Congressman Tony Hall's noble crusade 28 September 2002


PCVs Safe in Ivory Coast
Hundreds airlifted in Ivory Coast 30 September 2002
Ivory Coast braces for civil war 29 September 2002
Second Ivory Coast City Evacuated 28 September 2002
Ivory Coast's crisis troubles local family in Lubbock Texas 28 September 2002
Americans flee homes that became fear-filled prisons in rebel-held Ivory Coast 27 September 2002
Exclusive: Ivory Coast Volunteers Carrie and Jonathan Brunger fled to Ghana 27 September 2002
Peace Corps volunteers in Ivory Coast will be escorted by road into Ghana 26 September 2002
Exclusive: A Volunteer reports on the situation in the Ivory Coast 26 September 2002
Peace Corps Relocating Volunteers in Ivory Coast 26 September 2002
Peace Corps in contact with all 133 volunteers in Ivory Coast 25 September 2002
Peace Corps in contact with 132 volunteers in Ivory Coast 24 September 2002
Peace Corps monitoring Volunteers in Ivory Coast 23 September 2002
Peace Corps has contacted 97 volunteers in Ivory Coast 21 September 2002


Somalia RPCV works to ban land mines
Somalia RPCV Kenneth Rutherford injured in explosion joins worldwide campaign to ban land mines 27 September 2002


Bellamy on world's problems and opportunities
Former Peace Corps Director Carol Bellamy speaks about world's problems and opportunities 26 September 2002


DR President visits Peace Corps
President of Dominican Republic visits PC Headquarters 26 September 2002


First Muslim Peace Corps Volunteer honored
Senegal RPCV Bill Aossey honored as first Muslim Peace Corps Volunteer 26 September 2002


A Profile of Gaddi Vasquez
Correction to Profile: Three RPCVs on PC Senior Staff 24 September 2002
Orange County Register profiles Gaddi Vasquez 15 September 2002


PC returns to Bangladesh
Peace Corps Returns to Bangladesh 19 September 2002


Peruvian President visits PC
Peruvian President Visits Peace Corps 14 September 2002
Peruvian President Alejandro Toledo thanks Peace Corps 14 September 2002
Peruvian President to meet Peace Corps Director 12 September 2002


A Profile of Thomas Tighe
Santa Barbara Magazine profiles Direct Relief President Thomas Tighe 13 September 2002


Sargent Shriver and the Politics of Life
Sargent Shriver and the Politics of Life 12 September 2002


US Ambassador to Thailand returns to Lamphun
Thailand RPCV Darryl N. Johnson, U.S. Ambassador to Thailand, returns to Lamphun 40 years later 12 September 2002


House Panel Approves Foreign Operations Bill
House Panel Approves $16,500 Million Foreign Operations Bill - Peace Corps gets what it asked for to meet expansion goals 12 September 2002


Staff Appointments at PC HQ
Senior Staff Appointments at Peace Corps Headquarters 12 September 2002


911: A Different America
911: A Different America - Changes In United States Not All For Better 9 September 2002
Director Vasquez's Message for September 11 10 September 2002
Things We Lost in the Fire 11 September 2002
Liberty Wins -- So Far 15 September 2002
Ending Terrorism By Working For Peace & Reconciliation 21 September 2002


Hostility to Volunteer Initiative
Hard-Line Hostility for a Volunteer Initiative 4 September 2002


Bigger Peace Corps, Paltry Effort
An RPCV comments on "Bigger Peace Corps, Paltry Effort" 4 September 2002
Another RPCV comments on "Bigger Peace Corps, Paltry Effort" 20 August 2002
Washington Post: Bigger Peace Corps, Paltry Effort 20 August 2002


NPCA prepares Speakers Bureau Kit
NPCA prepares Speakers Bureau Kit for RPCVs to talk about the Peace Corps 30 August 2002


2003 Peace Corps Calendars Now Available
2003 Peace Corps Calendars Now Available for RPCV Fundraising 27 August 2002


Vasquez Visits Volunteers in Caribbean
Vasquez Visits Volunteers in Caribbean 26 August 2002


Time Magazine says Russia "Cooling To the Corps"
Time Magazine says Russia "Cooling To the Corps" 23 August 2003


Experts investigage Lariam link to murders
Army health team to investigate Fort Bragg slayings 24 August 2002
Experts Investigage possible Lariam link to Fort Bragg Murders 8 August 2002
UPI Investigates Lariam and the Peace Corps 30 July 2002


NPCA to help with PC Recruitment
NPCA to help Peace Corps with Recruitment Efforts 22 August 2002


Russia Ousting Dozens Of PCVs
Radio Free Europe makes the Case for the Peace Corps in Russia 18 August 2002
Serious Disagreements between the United States and Russia over Iraq may imperil Peace Corps in Russia 17 August 2002
Secretary of State Powell makes no progress on Peace Corps visas with Russian foreign minister 14 August 2002
Peace Corps Moscow chief denies allegations of non-professionalism 13 August 2002
"Unlawful" activities behind Peace Corps visa denial - Russian paper 13 August 2002
Pravda says No Peace Corps Volunteers to come to Russia this year 13 August 2002
Visa Hassles Frustrate Peace Corps Plans 13 August 2002
US Cuts Back Peace Corps Activitiy in Russia 12 August 2002
Russia Refuses Peace Corps Workers 12 August 2002
Russia Ousting Dozens Of Peace Corps Volunteers 12 August 2002
Russia Denies Peace Corps Visas Amid Domestic Political Pressure 12 August 2002


Royal Marines saved PCV
Friends of Malaysia honor Royal Marines who saved PCV from terrorists in 1962 14 August 2002


Paved with Good Intentions
Christian Century says creation of USA Freedom Corps is "Paved with good intentions" 14 August 2002


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