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Sunday, May 19, 2013
Laura Finley
Letting Murderers Go Free
Breaking News: In Florida, a murderer has made public his plans to kill three individuals in the next six weeks. If all goes according to his plan, Elmer Carroll will die on May 29th, William Van...
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Jim Lobe
A Nuclear Iran Would Unlikely Tilt Regional Power Balance
A nuclear-armed Iran would not pose a fundamental threat to the United States and its regional allies like Israel and the Gulf Arab monarchies, according to a new report released here Friday by the...
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Ray McGovern
Boston Suspect’s Writing on the Wall
Quick, somebody tell CIA Director John Brennan about the handwriting on the inside wall of the boat in which Dzhokhar Tsarnaev was hiding before Boston-area police riddled it and him with bullets...
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John Nichols
The Peculiar Politics of Karl Rove's 'Outrage' Over the IRS Flap
Karl Rove is offering America a super-sized serving of political cynicism.
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Sarah Lazare
Nerds, Jocks & Conscientious Objectors: The Hidden World of Israel’s High School War Resisters
When the 19-year-old Israeli war resister Noam Gur attends weekly demonstrations against the occupation of Palestine, the soldiers who suppress the protestors—with tear gas, stun grenades, and...
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Robert Reich
The IRS and the Real Scandal
“This systematic abuse cannot be fixed with just one resignation, or two,” said David Camp, the Republican chairman of the House tax-writing committee, at an oversight hearing Friday morning dealing...
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