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A Staggeringly Well-Funded Blowback Machine
How the U.S. military takes the world through the Gates of Hell
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'Trump Has Stoked the Fire in the Middle East': 8 Clips From Sanders Town Hall on Iran Deal Sabotage
Online event was latest in series of independent forums focused on crucial issue poorly covered by corporate news outlets
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Man Celebrated for Throwing Shoes at 'Criminal' Bush Is Running for Iraqi Parliament
"When I threw the shoe in the face of the criminal, George Bush, I wanted to express my rejection of his lies, his occupation of my country, my rejection of his killing my people."
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Doctor Death From Damascus?
Syrian President Bashar al-Assad has now become the top Mideast villain, the man we love to hate.
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In Syria and Beyond, What Would It Even Look Like If the U.S. Truly Wanted Peace in the World?
On playing war in Syria.
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Congresswoman Barbara Lee Warns Corker-Kaine AUMF Would Expand, Not Curb, Trump's Ability To Wage Endless War
"The last thing President Trump needs is a renewed open-ended authorization that gives him a blank check to perpetuate endless war, which is exactly what this proposed bill represents."
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Iraq on Syria Strikes: We've Seen This Movie and It Doesn't End Well
Iraq’s foreign ministry came out strongly against the US, British and French missile strikes on Syria. In a statement issued Saturday, the ministry called the attacks “an extremely dangerous step”that could result in a weakening of regional security. Spokesman Ahmad Mahjub said, “The ministry...
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The Bolton-Pompeo Package
Two hazardous peas in a pod.
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Trump Finds Fellow Bully in Bolton
The dangers inherent in following Bolton’s favored policies in Iran and North Korea cannot be overestimated.
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A kite flies during a 2011 protest against U.S. wars in Iraq and beyond.  (Photo: Fibonacci Blue/flickr/cc) Views
Who Calls Anyone Civilized?
Fifteen years later, war rages on in Iraq.
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