Julie Bosman

Julie Bosman is a reporter-researcher at the New Republic.

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May 29 2002 7:04 PMCan the FBI punish the 9/11 whistle-blower?
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May 10 2002 5:17 PMWhat is a Palestinian refugee camp?
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May 3 2002 3:23 PMExplainer Mailbag: Who is that missing Osbourne?
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April 25 2002 5:33 PMWhat Is the Church of the Nativity?
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April 19 2002 5:08 PMCan Arafat's Nobel Peace Prize be revoked?
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April 11 2002 6:08 PMWhy do British royals wear military uniforms?
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May 13 2002 7:19 PMCan a Likud Party vote prevent a Palestinian state?
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May 6 2002 6:17 PMCan someone under house arrest host a dinner party?
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April 29 2002 1:52 PMCardinal bishop, cardinal deacon, cardinal priest: What's the difference?
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April 24 2002 2:03 PMWhat are the "special circumstances" of the Robert Blake murder charge?
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April 17 2002 4:34 PMWhat's next for convicted felon Rep. Traficant?

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