Turning America Into a War Zone, Where 'We the People' Are the Enemy
 By John Whitehead 15   

@Ferguson: It's Been a Long Time Coming
 By Ali Hangan 3   


When Dick Cheney Swatted an "Annoying Mosquito" Named Paul Ryan
By John Nichols  


The U.S. government's creeping war on journalists
By David Sirota  


The killer on the (Saudi) king's highway
By Pepe Escobar  3 


Long Tall Texan
By Kathy Malloy  3 


The US War Culture Has Come Home to Roost
By Gilbert Mercier  1 


Ferguson: No Justice in the American Police State
By Paul Craig Roberts  10 


Our 'Enemies' in Ukraine Speak
By Eric Zuesse  7 

Patrick Cockburn, How to Ensure a Thriving Caliphate
By Tom Engelhardt  2 


"Exodus" Now Hurling Real 5,000 Pound Bombs
By James Wall  1 


Israeli airstrike kills wife and baby son of Hamas leader
By Patrick Martin  1 


Public Pressure Can Influence The Federal Reserve
By Dean Baker  2 


Obama, Race, And The Right-Wing Media's Heckler's Veto


More than 100,000 African elephants killed in three years, study verifies -- ScienceDaily
3 


Crossing Swords in Ferguson, Gaza, Egypt..., and the Unifying Principle of Respect
By Gary Corseri  3 


Si vis pacem, para bellum (if you want peace, prepare for war)
By Jean-Luc Basle  1 


For Europe: Finlandization's Revenge or a Eurasian Identity?


Images of Jesus as Christian, Jew, Criminal, and Divine: Conception Drives Perception
By Bernard Starr  7 


Demand Swells for Straight Answers on Plane in Ukraine
By David Swanson  1 

Breaking News; NC Judge Rules Vouchers Unconstitutional; by Diane Ravitch
10 

What's the truth behind Malaysian Flight 17 downing?: CIA Analysts Won't Back White House Claims of Russian Culpability
By Dave Lindorff  1 


The more things change . . .


American Ebola patients released from Atlanta hospital after recovery
16 


U.S. Military Bans The Intercept
1 


Author of New Book Discusses Shame and Codependency
By Martha Rosenberg  3 


All The Facts Matter
By Richard Turcotte  1 


The Diversity of Academy Awards 2014 Illustrates a Changing Film Industry
By Justin Samuels  2 


Ask not what your company can do for you . . .
By Jim Donovan  


There is a Season......

Astronomy Picture of the Day
(from http://apod.nasa.gov/apod/astropix.html)