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The Liebarak

THE BUSINESS is registered in the name of Binyamin Netanyahu. But the reality is different.

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Obama's Outreach to Americans: Empty Rhetoric, Business As Usual

The response to Obama's first State of the Union address was predictable. Democrats loved it. Republicans were skeptical to critical, while the media tried to have it both ways.

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Zinn Said Global War on Terrorism 'Largest Lie'

Historian Howard Zinn Said 'Largest Lie' Was U.S. 'War on Terrorism'

The 'largest lie,' wrote hisorian Howard Zinn who died yesterday at age 87, is that 'everything the United States does is to be pardoned because we are engaged in a ‘war on terrorism.’

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The Only Way to Get Money out of Politics

Last week’s Supreme Court ruling striking down the ban on corporate and union spending at election time is both a blessing and a curse. On the one hand, removing a legal barrier to free speech is always a good thing in itself. Government shouldn’t dictate who can speak or from where people may get their information. This is more than a matter of abstract freedom; it’s also a practical matter. More contentiousness in politics is better than less. Free-wheeling debate is more likely to produce good outcomes than a controlled flow of information.

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Restore the Power to the People: Amend the Constitution!

By William John Cox
 
¿Plata o plomo? Colombian and Mexican drug gangs ask government officials, judges and police officers which they prefer, "silver or lead," when offering bribes and threatening violence.

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Monbiot is not only a hypocrite, but a bully too

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Trump and No Silver Lining

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