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Agenda pushers look for opportunities to promote their personal opinions and convictions. We just went through the anniversary of the 9/11 attacks on he World Trade center. On that day, the Restaurant Opportunities Center of New York, or ROC-NY, which was formed after the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks, used media releases on 9/11 to argue for the unionization of restaurant workers in NYC.

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    Contributed by Timothy Smith on Sep 3, 2005
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