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Page 2-The Michigan Daily - Friday, September 14, 1990
UAW contract expires at
midnight; both sides quiet------

Detroit (AP) - As General Mo-
tors Corp. and United Auto Workers
onion negotiators kept silent yester-
day about progress toward a new
contract, some workers sounded anx-
ious.
The three-year national labor
agreement, which covers 300,000
workers, expires at midnight today.
The two sides must reach an agree-
ment by the deadline, extend the cur-
rent contract or the union can call a
strike.
"Everybody is curious," said
Dave Perdue, president of UAW Lo-
cal 276 at GM's Arlington, Texas,
assembly plant. "They're hungry for
information.
"The lack of information, the
lack of strike rhetoric - that tells
me I should anticipate a settlement,"

Perdue said.
In a recorded message for UAW
members, union Vice President
Stephen Yokich said yesterday more
work remains for negotiators who
began working on the new contract
in late July.
"The deadline is quickly ap-
proaching and we must see more
movement by the corporation if we
are to reach tentative agreement
prior to the deadline," he said. "I
urge you to stay in close touch with
your local officers about our plans as
we approach midnight on Friday."
UAW and company officials said
only that bargaining was continuing.
Language on job security, wage,
pension and health care were the ma-
jor points still on the bargaining
table.

One UAW official said yesterday
that negotiators have reached tenta-
tive agreements on a variety of
mostly non-economic issues, includ-
ing attendance policy, health and
safety and compensation for UAW
members called up for active duty in
the military reserves.
A week ago, GM and the UAW
said the company would pay union-
covered employees called up for ac-
tive duty because of the Middle East
crisis the difference between their
military pay and their regular GM
pay for 30 days.
The UAW has called a meeting of
its GM bargaining council for local
presidents and bargaining committee
heads. The meeting will take place
Monday in Dearborn.

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Engineering junior Troy Fall is dwarfed by a bike rack near the MLB. He says he wishes the University would
build more bike racks.

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Diversity
Continued from page 1
said.
This year the University debuted
its first course devoted entirely to the
issue of ethnic and racial diversity.
The course, University Course 299:
Race, Racism and Ethnicity, is a

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multi-disciplinary, team-taught
course which emphasizes class par-
ticipation.
Griffin said this course could be
elected to fulfill the proposed diver-
sity requirement.
University Course 299 originated
when UCAR students presented the
administration with twelve demands,
including a University-wide manda-
tory course on racism in the winter
Psc
Continued from page 1
doctors about medical conditions.
They examined x-rays of wounded
and saw samples of bullets used in
the struggle. Levin said the bullets
termed as "benign" were powerful
enough to travel from the back to
the front of the head of victims.
Levin and Vazquez also visited a
hospital in a refugee camp. They
said there was poor sanitary

of 1987. The course was approved
by Curriculum Committee in th'e
fall of 1988.
Using lectures, exercises, simula-
tions, films, guests lecturers and de-
bates, UC 299 strives for
"participatory learning", according to
a course description. The class syl-
labus includes readings from areas
such as anthropology, history,
American culture, and psychology.
conditions in the camps and "almott-
sub-standard living conditions."
Some students in the audience,
that opposed the MSA funding of
the trip..
"This was a completely one-sided,
propaganda exercise. The use of
mandatory student fees to fund this'
propaganda tour is an outrageous,
abuse of MSA authority," said LSA
senior Joseph Englander, co-chair of*
the Involved Michigan Public'
Affairs Committee.

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Iraq
continued from page 1
Meanwhile, more than 300
Moslem religious scholars and
preachers from the Saudi-funded
Moslem World League issued a
declaration after a meeting that ended
Wednesday. They condemned
Saddam's annexation of Kuwait as
"un-Islamic."
The "Mecca Declaration" said the
invasion of Kuwait and the masing
of Iraqi troops on Saudi borders" are
enough Islamic reason" to justify the
presence of non-Moslem forces for
Souter
Continued from page 1
States believes it is right to confirm
my nomination, then I will accept
those responsibilities as obligations
to all of the people of the United
States whose lives will be affected
by my stewardship of the Constitu-
tion," Souter said.
Sen. Howard Metzenbaum, (D-
Ohio), later pressed Souter to
demonstrate his empathy for women
facing unwanted pregnancies, and the
judge responded with a personal
story from his days as a Harvard law

Saudi Arabia's defense.
"Moslems should not attack or
commit any felonies against each-
other," the declaration said. "Within
these rulings, Iraq's invasion and
occupation of Kuwait is against thj
principles of Islam."
Oil experts said yesterday that
Iran's reported food-for-oil deal with
Iraq could allow Tehran to earn
nearly $2 billion more a year by
eliminating its oil imports and.
boosting exports. Sources have said-
Iran agreed to send food and medicine
to Baghdad in exchange for 200,000
barrels of oil per day.
student 24 years ago.
Souter said he counseled an un-
married woman who contemplated,
giving herself an abortion. "I know'
what you were trying to tell me," he
told Metzenbaum. "I remember,
that."
Abortion rights advocates re-
mained unconvinced.
"He did speak with compassiod,
about that experience," said Kate
Michaelman of the National Abor-
tion Rights Action League. "But"
Supreme Court nominees should not:9
be judged on their compassion or-'
understanding. We are concerned
about the legal right to choose." -,

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