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[Cross-posted at The Left Coaster. ] I eagerly read Mathew Pulver’s work at Salon this morning on how Secretary Clinton can ameliorate the political damage inflicted by “neoliberal” free ...
by paradox
Comment Count 9 comments on Wed May 06, 2015 at 11:31 AM PDT with 4 Recommends
Family of Slain Soldier Calls Bush WMD Jokes "Disgraceful" http://www.democracynow.org/2004/3/26/family_of_slain_soldier_calls_bush via @democracynow I am trying to take slow deep breaths. I am one ...
by Vet63
Comment Count 8 comments on Mon Apr 27, 2015 at 05:22 PM PDT with 16 Recommends
This article originally appeared at TomDispatch.com. To receive TomDispatch in your inbox three times a week, click here . [ Note for TomDispatch Readers:   A small reminder that the new title ...
by TomDispatch
Comment Count 1 comments on Thu Apr 23, 2015 at 07:19 AM PDT with 5 Recommends
It's one thing for the United States to profess a desire for peace and prosperity for peoples around the globe, but it's a whole different matter when our consequent actions put the lie to our words ...
by Jerry Anderson
Comment Count 1 comments on Sat Apr 18, 2015 at 11:12 AM PDT with 0 Recommends
If an oil family has a place to go, as if the oil will run out soon, does that help convince you that the oil will run out soon? More below the divider doodle.
by bigjacbigjacbigjac
Comment Count 21 comments on Thu Apr 02, 2015 at 01:44 AM PDT with 34 Recommends
Cheney Says Obama Is Worst President Ever http://politicalwire.com/2015/03/17/cheney-says-obama-is-worst-president-ever via @politicalwire A war criminal was interviewed yesterday, a murderer who ...
by Vet63
Comment Count 16 comments on Wed Mar 18, 2015 at 03:57 PM PDT with 6 Recommends
I'll start off by saying that I'm only twenty five, so I don't have a lot of history to go on. Barack Obama was ...
by scody3328
Comment Count 25 comments on Tue Mar 10, 2015 at 07:55 PM PDT with 32 Recommends
Lobby, Medicare, Florida, terms like bagman...
by Vetwife
Comment Count 164 comments on Fri Feb 20, 2015 at 04:58 PM PST with 203 Recommends
Cross-posted on Blue Jersey As the Christie for President 2016 bus hits heavy traffic some of us longtime Christie observers are finding glory in the evening. All the old critiques - shady travel ...
by DSWright
Comment Count 8 comments on Fri Feb 20, 2015 at 11:05 AM PST with 15 Recommends
Is ISIS a rational actor? Is ISIS an irrational group motivated by religious fundamentalism and an End Times eschatological belief system? Or is ISIS acting "rationally" within the framework ...
by chaunceydevega
Comment Count 152 comments on Tue Feb 17, 2015 at 05:04 PM PST with 181 Recommends
Sure, it boggles my mind how Brian Williams could embellish and “misremember” an event like his helicopter ride in Iraq years ago, but the ...
by Mark Fiore
Comment Count 40 comments on Fri Feb 13, 2015 at 06:50 AM PST with 34 Recommends
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by RubenBolling
Comment Count 52 comments on Thu Feb 12, 2015 at 06:50 AM PST with 77 Recommends
And that's our allies. The Iranians. The guys who are fighting I slamic S tate ( Is S hyte) ISIS for us. On the street in Tehran: - Hey, who would have guessed that their satellite feed includes ...
by waterstreet2008
Comment Count 3 comments on Thu Dec 25, 2014 at 05:20 AM PST with 1 Recommend
On November 1, 2001, President George W. Bush issued Executive Order 13233 to give himself, Cheney, and anyone else they designated, authority to withhold their records from the public ...
by Mark Lippman
Comment Count 5 comments on Tue Dec 23, 2014 at 09:18 AM PST with 2 Recommends
Utter, complete, absolute bullshit. First off, Mr. Hayden, do not pretend to speak for anyone but yourself and the lying, bullshit regime you represent. You did not speak for us. You did not act on ...
by rexymeteorite
Comment Count 75 comments on Wed Dec 10, 2014 at 02:52 PM PST with 72 Recommends
That's what it took for two military psychiatrists to serve as cheerleaders and overseers for the torture program. The NYTimes article Senate Torture Report Shows C.I.A. Infighting Over ...
by subir
Comment Count 5 comments on Tue Dec 09, 2014 at 11:37 AM PST with 12 Recommends
Sometimes, events come together in a perfect storm. This week, the International Criminal Court is meeting in New York . The Senate report released today makes it clear--we knew this already--that ...
by Tasini
Comment Count 63 comments on Tue Dec 09, 2014 at 09:08 AM PST with 76 Recommends
Which states does Hillary win in 2016 that Al lost in 2000 ??? This hypothetical puts Jeb Bush up as the GOP nominee. Note that we're starting from the Al Gore map, not an Obama map from either ...
by waterstreet2008
Comment Count 98 comments on Wed Nov 19, 2014 at 12:00 PM PST with 6 Recommends
Today, something strange happened. One former president named George Bush published his "biography" of another former president named George Bush. Why this new book? I suspect it has to do with the ...
by russbaker
Comment Count 6 comments on Tue Nov 11, 2014 at 11:18 AM PST with 5 Recommends
Well, this will be interesting... Perhaps James Clapper will come along to testify? He could just fidget around in his seat and wipe the sweat from his head as he's testifying lying through his ...
by markthshark
Comment Count 13 comments on Tue Nov 11, 2014 at 04:50 PM PST with 24 Recommends