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Nash not backpedaling from anti-war stance

Despite a backlash of criticism, Steve Nash still doesn't think violence is the solution in Iraq.

Updated: April 3, 2003, 9:17 PM ET
By Marc Stein | ESPN.com

DALLAS -- Steve Nash, the Mavericks' All-Star guard and perhaps the NBA's most outspoken anti-war lobbyist, said Thursday that he has no plans to modify his stance.

Nash reiterated his position after drawing criticism from a Texas statesman not known for critiquing his peers: Spurs center David Robinson.

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"From the start, I spoke out just because I don't want to see the loss of life," Nash said. "People are mistaking anti-war as being unpatriotic. This has ...

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