Views for 2011-07-24

Sunday, July 24, 2011
Juan Cole
When Extremism Learns to Blow Things Up
The revelation by CNN that Norwegian right wing terrorist Anders Behring Breivik kept a diary in which he obsessed about the dangers of cultural Marxism, multiculturalism, and the “Islamification” of...
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Matthew Rothschild
No Wonder Obama Is Losing Support from the Left
CNN has just come out with a poll that shows Obama losing support from his left flank. “Roughly one in four Americans who disapprove of the president say they feel that way because he's not been...
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Mary Elizabeth King
The Power of Song, from Selma to Syria
How should music rank among the ever-growing list of time-tested nonviolent methods such as boycotts, marches, strikes, sit-ins, and vigils?
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Brian Moench
It's the Empathy Crisis, Stupid
I'm sure everyone reading this already knows that our "debt crisis" is a mirage, a canard manipulated by the radical right wing who are theologically devoted to allowing society's rich to become even...
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Jeff Cohen
Obama is NOT “Caving” to Corporate Interests
In a campaign almost as frenzied as the effort to get Barack Obama into the White House, liberal groups are now mobilizing against the White House and reported deals that would cut Social Security,...
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