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Aug 26, 2014 by

[Translate] Posted on Aug 24, 2014     Slain photojournalist James Foley. AP/Steven Senne By Alexander Reed Kelly Every week the...

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Top 5 Ironies of U.S. Reaction...

Aug 26, 2014 by

[Translate] Juan Cole  TRITHDIG Shutterstock This post originally ran on Juan Cole’s Web page.   The diplomatic angst issuing from...

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Russell Brand absolutely demol...

Aug 22, 2014 by

[Translate] SALON.COM On the latest episode of his web series, the British comedian takes Fox to task for its one-sidedness VIDEO Ian...

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Why Washington’s War on Terror...

Aug 22, 2014 by

[Translate]     The text, in a form that resembles the ISIS flag, roughly translates to “One Arab Community. This Message is...

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Encore: Joseph E. Stiglitz Cal...

Aug 21, 2014 by

[Translate] Encore: Joseph E. Stiglitz Calls for Fair Taxes for All August 21, 2014The Nobel Prize-winning economist explains why...

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US Escalates Iraq Airstrikes b...

Aug 21, 2014 by

[Translate]   Vijay Prashad: US airstrikes are working strategically, but alone will not turn the tide against the Islamic State...

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The American Cult of Bombing

Aug 21, 2014 by

[Translate] Posted on Aug 21, 2014 Photo by Adrian Serghie By William J. Astore, TomDispatch This piece first appeared at...

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Meet the Climate Deniers Who W...

Aug 20, 2014 by

[Translate] Nikki Burch Unlucky 13 By Ben Adler It’s hard to believe, surveying the GOP field of possible presidential nominees, but...

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More government shutdowns! McC...

Aug 20, 2014 by

[Translate] Mitch McConnell reveals his plan for a Republican Senate is to take hostages and bring back crisis government Simon...

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ISIS to U.S.: We’ll Drown You ...

Aug 20, 2014 by

[Translate] Juan Cole Posted on Aug 20, 2014 By Juan Cole   TRUTHDIG     A portrait of Islamic State leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi....

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Israel and the United States A...

Aug 19, 2014 by

[Translate]   Posted on Aug 19, 2014 By William Pfaff   TRUTHDIG Shutterstock Nearly every intelligent witness to the nearly...

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Is It Possible to Move Beyond ...

Aug 18, 2014 by

[Translate] TomDispatch / By Eduardo Galeano The tale of the 20th century—from Stalin to Barbie Dolls. The Hiroshima Peace Memorial...

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Why is Environmental Defense F...

Aug 17, 2014 by

[Translate] Shutterstock By Ben Adler   GRIST 17 Aug 2014 5:04 PM    1 comment 1 shares As even a casual political observer knows,...

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We Are All Gaza – Direct...

Aug 16, 2014 by

[Translate]   By Marina Sitrin, teleSUR | Op-Ed  TRUTHOUT Germany, and Berlin in particular, leads Europe and possibly the world in...

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Ranting About Robin Williams, ...

Aug 16, 2014 by

[Translate] By Joe Conason  TRUTHDIG Jorg Hackemann / Shutterstock.com Having infuriated millions of Robin Williams fans with...

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Hillary Clinton’s ‘Articulate,...

Aug 14, 2014 by

[Translate]       According to Haaretz columnist Peter Beinart, former U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton leaves out a lot...

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Russell Brand: Robin Williams’...

Aug 13, 2014 by

[Translate] The Guardian, Tuesday 12 August 2014 12.12 EDT ‘I was aware that this burbling and manic man-child that I watched on the...

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WAR CRIMES: IS OBAMA LOOKING F...

Aug 13, 2014 by

[Translate] By Jeff Bachman   Human rights activists protest in front of the White House. AP/Jacquelyn Martin On Aug. 1, President...

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A European green light to kill...

Aug 12, 2014 by

[Translate] By Amira HassTRUTHDIG A Palestinian man standing in a crowd of onlookers reacts to watching a soap factory go up in...

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The Politics of the Ebola Seru...

Aug 11, 2014 by

[Translate]  By Jessica Desvarieux, The Real News Network | Video Interview  via TRUTHOUT More at The Real News Also see: The History...

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The truth about science vs. re...

Aug 11, 2014 by

[Translate] The devil’s in the details Greta Christina, Alternet Neil deGrasse Tyson (Credit: AP/Richard...

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CLIMATE CHANGE AND WAITING FOR...

Aug 9, 2014 by

[Translate]    More at The Real News Christopher Williams says capitalism is not capable of facing up to the climate change crisis...

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Why Is Obama Bombing Iraq, Rea...

Aug 9, 2014 by

[Translate] By Juan Cole  TRUTHDIG Shutterstock This post originally ran on Juan Cole’s Web page. Al-Zaman reports that a U.S. drone...

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Global aid operations are just...

Aug 9, 2014 by

[Translate] America’s African experiment in nation building has its limits. And we’re this close to flying over the edge Nick...

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From “The New Economy...

Aug 8, 2014 by

[Translate]   By John de Graaf, Truthout | Op-Ed The Common Bound conference sponsored by the New Economy Coalition in Boston, MA on...

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OBAMA’S “LIMITED&#...

Aug 8, 2014 by

[Translate] 1:01 am By John Cassidy  NEW YORKER MAGAZINE Credit Photograph: Mike Theiler via UPI/Getty Speaking from the White House...

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Dennis Kucinich on the Respons...

Aug 8, 2014 by

[Translate] Truthdig Radio AP/Lefteris Pitarakis This week on Truthdig Radio in association with KPFK: The former congressman says,...

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Why A New Study Thinks Next Ye...

Aug 8, 2014 by

[Translate] by Jeff Spross   CLIMATE PROGRESS CREDIT: Shutterstock The hopes that the world will do something meaningful to reduce...

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The Dumpster Fire of ObamaR...

Aug 7, 2014 by

[Translate]  By William Rivers Pitt, Truthout | Op-Ed President Obama briefs the press on the economy and foreign policy issues at...

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Try Governing for a Change

Aug 7, 2014 by

[Translate] Sen. Barbara Boxer Become a fanU.S. Senator from California Before rushing to their summer recess last week, the...

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