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Student's tall tale revealed

Confesses fabricating US surveillance story

By Jonathan Saltzman
Globe Staff / December 24, 2005

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It rocketed across the Internet a week ago, a startling newspaper report that agents from the US Department of Homeland Security had visited a student at the University of Massachusetts at Dartmouth at his New Bedford home simply because he had tried to borrow Mao Tse-Tung's ''Little Red Book" for a history seminar on totalitarian goverments. (Full article: 749 words)

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