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Barack Obama: Manchurian Candidate Version 2.0

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What is undeniable is that we are witnessing the systemic and probably terminal decline of the US as an economic power, and as a military power, and that is certainly a good thing, if not for Americans, then surely for the larger world. What is remarkable is watching President Obama, who was elected by Americans who were hoping he would turn things around, again and again act to hasten that decline.

DAVE LINDORFF is a Philadelphia journalist. His latest book is "The Case for Impeachment" (St. Martin's Press, 2006). His work is available at

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Dave Lindorff is a founding member of the collectively-owned, journalist-run online newspaper He is a columnist for Counterpunch, is author of several recent books ("This Can't Be Happening! Resisting the (more...)

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I was reading another article a few minutes ago an... by Ernest on Monday, Nov 30, 2009 at 10:31:07 AM
Dave, your article is both LOL funny and insightfu... by Alan MacDonald on Monday, Nov 30, 2009 at 11:58:17 AM
We have been Shanghai'd... by daveys on Monday, Nov 30, 2009 at 5:44:49 PM
Change was just a slogan, and likewise Hope. When... by Richard Pietrasz on Monday, Nov 30, 2009 at 6:17:38 PM
.... but an ultimately plausible scenario. When yo... by Debbie Scally on Tuesday, Dec 1, 2009 at 6:16:25 AM
There is nothing about Obama's actions that surpri... by Evelyn Pringle on Tuesday, Dec 1, 2009 at 6:35:33 PM
The Democratic Party is where progressive politics... by David Schwab on Wednesday, Dec 2, 2009 at 2:11:06 PM