All Views Articles for 2015-10-05

Monday, October 5, 2015
(Image: FAIR) Ben Norton
Media Are Blamed as US Bombing of Afghan Hospital Is Covered Up
A US-led NATO military coalition bombed a hospital run by international humanitarian aid organization Doctors Without Borders (known internationally as Medecins Sans Frontières, MSF) in Afghanistan,...
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Grace Lee Boggs
Living for Change: If Not Now, When?
From the archive...
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Harvey Wasserman
Why Bernie and Hillary Must Address America’s Dying Nuke Reactors
But as a nation we must now focus on the 99 dying U.S. reactors that threaten us all every day. In terms of our national survival, this is what Sanders and Clinton really must discuss. In the biggest...
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Nathalie Baptiste
Abortion Rights are Under Attack all Over the Globe
Even women who live in countries where abortion is legal often face obstacles to obtaining safe abortions—thanks, in part, to the United States.
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Robert Fisk
Syria’s ‘Moderates’ Have Disappeared... and There Are No Good Guys
Western confusion reigns while the Russians go for the jugular
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Gar Alperovitz
Even The Wall Street Journal Is Asking Questions About How Ownership Should Work in a Democracy
The question of how the ownership of capital should be structured in a democratic society was raised by none other than Margaret Thatcher's authorized biographer...
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Glenn Greenwald
The Radically Changing Story of the U.S. Airstrike on Afghan Hospital: From Mistake to Justification
When news first broke of the U.S. airstrike on the Doctors Without Borders hospital in Kunduz, Afghanistan, the response from the U.S. military was predictable and familiar. It was all just a big,...
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Robert Scheer
Amid the Crowing of the GOP and Clinton, Sanders Is on the Rise
How easy it is to mock the Republican candidates. They’re the gang in the clown car climbing all over each other to offer a reactionary message of disarray that has all but destroyed the chances of...
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Lori Wallach
If There Really Is a Final TPP Deal: Can It Pass Congress?
If there really is a Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) deal, its fate in Congress is highly uncertain given the narrow margin by which trade authority passed this summer, the concessions made to get a...
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Ray McGovern
The Hope Behind Putin’s Syria Help
President Obama insists on looking the gift horse of Russian military help for Syria’s embattled government in the mouth. Rather than welcome assistance in blocking a Sunni extremist victory, Obama bends to the neocons and liberal hawks.
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Robert Kuttner
Bernie Sanders Is About as Radical as Harry Truman
The mainstream media continues to be shocked that Bernie Sanders keeps gaining traction against frontrunner Hillary Clinton. However, if you look at what Sanders actually stands for, it is well...
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Howard Zinn
Empire or Humanity?
What the Classroom Didn't Teach Me About the American Empire
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Paul Buchheit
The Many Ways Women Are Beaten Down in America
In 1955 Mrs. Dale Carnegie, whose husband wrote the best-seller "How to Win Friends and Influence People," advised her fellow housewives: "The two big steps that women must take are to help their...
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Phyllis Bennis
Bombing Hospitals All in a Day's Work
Doctors Without Borders hospital in Kunduz destroyed by U.S. bombing
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