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Dick Cheney Gets New Heart
Former Vice President Recovering After Undergoing Surgery
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Cheney Decides Canada "Just Not A Friendly Country" To War Criminals
Calgary says no to Cheney Having deemed Canada - Canada? - too dangerous, Dick Cheney has cancelled an April speaking appearance in Toronto because he's worried a bunch of mouthy ruffians who oppose torture and support elemental human rights might bother him like they did last year in Vancouver...
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Super Tuesday: If Dennis Kucinich Loses, What Next?
US Rep. Dennis Kucinich is fighting a tough primary battle in Ohio to stay in the US House of Representatives. Redistricting forced Kucinich and Marcy Kaptur, also a progressive Democrat, to battle it out for Ohio's reconfigured 9th District. Pundits predict that Kaptur will win but it's never...
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Real Cowards Go To Tehran
Imagine the classic United States neo-conservative wet dream; staring at Iran on a map and salivating about the crossroads between Europe and Asia, between the Arab world and the Indian subcontinent, between the Arabian Sea and Central Asia, with 10% of the world's proven oil reserves (over 150...
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The Definition of Insanity: Deregulating Over and Over and Expecting Different Results
A cynic might argue that business leaders and their friends in Congress weren't expecting different results. In either case, we've become a bipolar nation, 1% manic and 99% depressive. Our affliction is caused by a 30-year experiment in the dismal economics of delusion. Deregulation for...
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Is The Past The Future? The News Dissector Reports From and on Iran
The TV series House of Lies is about business but it could as easily be about government and foreign policy. In a recent episode, one of the management consultants pitches a company about the need to launch a new product. She recounts the story of the Polaroid Company known as the Apple of its day...
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Fracking Perils: A Dangerous Misstep on the Road to U.S. Energy Independence
The ongoing bonanza in the U.S. hydraulic fracturing industry marks a dangerous misstep on the road to U.S. energy independence.
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Drumbeats of War: Israel says Iranian Missiles Aimed at US
'Fool me once, shame on, shame on you. Fool me... You can't get fooled again.'
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Hawkish Group Report Pushes for Military Action Against Iran
Report: U.S. must do "whatever it takes" to stop a nuclear Iran
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Avoiding a Catastrophic War with Iran
Pray cooler heads will guide America in the dialogue and decision-making over Iran’s position in the world. Iran does not have nuclear weapons, and there is no certain evidence that such a program is under way. Certainly Iran has the right to the peaceful use of nuclear energy, and the interests of...
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