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White House counterterrorism adviser John Brennan (r.) listens as President Obama announces his nomination as the new CIA director at the White House in Washington Monday. Views
Obama Appoints Dr. Drone to Head CIA
Pres. Obama just made a hideous appointment. One of the leading opposition figures in Pakistan, Imran Khan, the cricketer turned politician, bases much of his campaign on opposition to drones. He replaced the disgraced David Petraeus at the CIA with John Brennan, Dr. Drone. This is a hideous...
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Imran Khan, centre, chairman of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf, with party's supporters. He has led a high-profile campaign against US drone strikes. Views
US Detention of Imran Khan Part of Trend to Harass Anti-Drone Advocates
The vindictive humiliation of Pakistan's most popular politician shows the US government's intolerance for dissent
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What Are Those OWS People So Angry About?
[...] Americans in particular have been inculcated for decades with the belief that even substantial outcome inequality is acceptable (even desirable) provided that it is the by-product of fairly applied rules. What makes this inequality so infuriating (aside from the human suffering it is...
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Is the Right's Attack on Obama's Legitimacy New or Unprecedented?
Several people objected in comments, emails and other places to my argument yesterday that what Rep. Joe Wilson did -- though dumb and juvenile -- was hardly some grave threat to the Republic or even a substantial deviation from standard right-wing political behavior. Some argued that Obama's race...
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From left, Jeremy Stone, Izzy Stone’s son; Jeff Cohen, associate professor of journalism and director of the Park Center for Independent Media; and blogger Glenn Greenwald talk Tuesday at the Clinton House. (Lauren DeCicca/The ithacan) News
Honoring the New Age: Ithaca College’s Park Center for Independent Media Presents First Izzy Award
Standing behind the podium, Amy Goodman's voice resonated to the back of the State Theatre. She spoke forcefully, striking the air with her fists as she discussed the importance of the independent media. "We play a special role in society," she said. "This is the time for independent media, and we'...
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Amy Goodman: Independent Media center will fete host of Democracy Now! next Tuesday at Ithaca’s State Theatre. News
The Izzy Awards: Leaders and Champions of Alternative Media
With the rash of newspaper closings and the gobbling up of news outlets by corporate interests, it might appear to be a good time for graduating college students to select "corrupt politician" as their career choice. It's enough to make one wonder who will be minding the store if the papers that...
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