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[Translate] Posted on Aug 30, 2014 By Juan Cole   TRUTHDIG Shutterstock This post originally ran on Juan Cole’s Web page. In a new...

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[Translate] Shutterstock Sorry to burst your bubble By Ben Adler   GRIST Climate change activists across the political spectrum...

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[Translate] politics By ANDREW C. REVKIN September 1, 2014 11:56 amSeptember 1, 2014 11:56 am Randy Olson, who shifted long ago from...

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[Translate] By FELICITY BARRINGER  NY TIMES Photo A crew on a rig drilling a water well in Pixley, Calif. Farmers in California have...

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[Translate] The Opinion Pages | Op-Ed Columnist  ny times The Politics of the ISIS Threat Charles M. Blow We seem to be drifting...

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[Translate] How the same things that contributed to the rise of the middle class are also now leading to its downfall Robert O....

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Vladimir Putin goes rogue: Ukr...

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[Translate] Post-Cold War era’s over. Dealing with Putin means learning to talk to him, and respecting some legitimate concerns...

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The Future of Abortion Is Here...

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[Translate]   News & Politics   AlterNet / By Allegra Kirkland The Dutch organization Women on Web sends abortion pills to women...

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10 Frightening Promises by GOP...

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[Translate]   Election 2014   AlterNet / By Steven Rosenfeld Excerpts show what’s at stake in November if GOP wins control of...

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[Translate] Shutterstock By Grist staff Grist climate and energy blogger David Roberts is about to return from a year-long...

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The Guns of August

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[Translate] Posted on Aug 27, 2014 By Amy Goodman In her epic, Pulitzer Prize-winning book “The Guns of August,” historian Barbara...

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[Translate] Kate Sheppard – huffingtonpost.com State Dept. Denies Seeking Alternative To Climate Treaty, But Has Been Doing So...

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[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...

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[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...

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[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...

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[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...

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[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...

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[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

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[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...

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[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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[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 ...

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[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...

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

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[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...

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

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[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,...

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[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’...

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[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...

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[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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