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Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
Thermometers in Kuwait and Iraq reached record-shattering temperatures this week, with Weather Underground reporting that the measurements could be the hottest ever seen in the Eastern Hemisphere. According to Weather Underground 's Jeff Masters, the temperature in Mitribah, Kuwait climbed to an "astonishing" 54°C (129.2°F) on Thursday. And on...
Nadia Prupis, staff writer
The U.S. says airstrikes on Syria will continue, despite reports of dozens of...
Common Dreams staff
#MunichShooting Tweets Developing... The 18-year-old man identified as the lone...

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Where to begin with the GOP's upstart vulgarian and his portrait of an apocalyptic hellscape of America, all fear and lies and venom? Maybe start with revisiting Norman Mailer and his prescient 1968 view of that "psychic island" of "an insane Republican minority with vast powers of negation and control." Then to Jon Stewart, briefly back in his glorious righteous rage to remind Trumpsters, "This country isn't yours. It never was."