Archives for Best Web OpEds

November 2007

Friday, November 30:

Sheila Samples: Krugman: Mandates and Mudslinging

Sheila Samples: Matt Taibbi on Mike Huckabee, Our Favorite Right-Wing Nut Job

Mixter: When the world comes to an end...

Laudyms: "Market Fundamentalism" and the Tyranny of Money (3 comments)

Laudyms: A loss for privacy rights - International Herald Tribune

Laudyms: BREAKING: State Department official Iraq update is really compilation of plagiarized major media articles - AMERICAblog:

Margaret Bassett: John Lewis on Iraq and Civil Rights Millard video interview

Abraham007: "The End of America": Naomi Wolf Warns U.S. in Slow Descent into Fascism

Laudyms: How the Bush Administration Made America Safe for Dangerous Toys

Rob Kall: David Sirote: Conservative, Or Just Plain Corrupt?

Russ Wellen: Interview with Scott Ritter on Why a War, When a War? (1 comments)

Thursday, November 29:

Joan Brunwasser: Ohio e-voting review makes a mockery of "recounts" (2 comments)

Sheila Samples: Presidential Debates: Big Easy Is Denied Its Chance

Sheila Samples: Noah: Did Scandal End Lott's Career?

Sheila Samples: The Violent Radicalization Homegrown Terrorism Prevention Act of 2007

Sheila Samples: The Chicago Tribune vs. Time magazine

Laudyms: The American Scholar - Apologies All Around - By Gorman Beauchamp

Rady Ananda: iPolitics Is Everywhere -- Feel Empowered Yet?

Russ Wellen: What We Unleash by Attacking Iran

Barbara Peterson: Do You Write Like a Terrorist? (3 comments)

Wednesday, November 28:

Sheila Samples: Democrats: Have They No Shame?

Sheila Samples: Paul Craig Roberts: America's day of reckoning is at hand

Sheila Samples: Froomkin: The White House 'After Party'

Sheila Samples: Dahr Jamail: Military Slaughters Iraqi Civilians

Sheila Samples: The Truth about Colin Powell

Sheila Samples: Mr. Blackwell and The Hammer

Russ Wellen: Death to the Anti-Global-Warming Propaganda Machine

Mike Kuykendall: Going Undercover at a Ron Paul Campaign Event (4 comments)

Margaret Bassett: FRONTLINE: spying on the home front | PBS

Abraham007: Actions of Bush, Cheney Make Case for Impeachment

Abraham007: The Bush Rules of Evidence

Russ Wellen: Though Troubling, Putin's Nuclear Saber-Rattling Not a Direct Threat

Mac McKinney: Spinning Mass Murder: Has Pol Pot Bush Surpassed Rwanda's Slaughter?

Norla Antinoro: The People's Choice by Norla Antinoro

Norla Antinoro: Time for Accountability by Gerilynn Tarvin

Norla Antinoro: The Kucinich Proposal by Kathleen Bushman (3 comments)

Norla Antinoro: Edwards Remains Steadfast by Karita Hummer

Tuesday, November 27:

Rob Kall: If Edwards Wins: The January 4th Narrative

Sheila Samples: E.J. Dionne: Liberals' Lesson Down Under

Sheila Samples: The Depressed Superpower (1 comments)

Sheila Samples: Balz Blog: Giuliani Voices Opinions On the General Election

Sheila Samples: Storming the News Gatekeepers

Sheila Samples: Running From 'No Child' (2 comments)

Sheila Samples: Supreme Court Allows Warrantless Searches of Welfare Applicants' Homes

Sheila Samples: Maliki Government Paves the Way for Permanent US Bases in Iraq

Sheila Samples: Is Iraq fading as an issue?

Sheila Samples: Resurrecting the Star Chamber

Timothy V. Gatto: They Hate Us For Our Freedoms?

Margaret Bassett: Bad, Worse, Worst and Beyond

Mike Germain: Violence in Iraq at 2006 levels. Don't buy the neocon con.

Monday, November 26:

Abraham007: "In a Time of War": On the Absurdities of Non-Impeachment

Margaret Bassett: In New Hampshire, the swing voters who count first

Karen Fish: Poll shows Hillary is Unelectable but Barack and Edwards are Electable (3 comments)

Sheila Samples: Can Rice save her legacy with 'Hail Mary' pass on Mideast?

Sheila Samples: Its Time for Impeachment and an End to This War

Sheila Samples: Buzzflash Editorial: The Just-Nominated Second in Command at the DOJ Helped Bush Steal Florida in 2000 and Clerked Unde

Sheila Samples: Why Pax Americana is failing everybody

Rob Kall: The Just-Nominated Second in Command at the DOJ Helped Bush Steal Florida in 2000 and Clerked Under Scalia.

Sunday, November 25:

Mixter: Another Battle in the Evangelical War on Science (1 comments)

Rady Ananda: 2-Pg Summary of CA's Voting Technology Review

Barbara Peterson: Separating School & State: How To Liberate American Families (9 comments)

Rob Kall: Will the Supreme Court Steal the Election for the Republicans in 2008? Will California Become the Next Florida?

Laudyms: Chomsky: Are assumptions about Iran wrong? (8 comments)

Saturday, November 24:

Eileen Fleming: Apartheid in Israel Palestine! Viability in Annapolis?

Sheila Samples: Treason is Not Old News

Norla Antinoro: The Multiplier Effect by Milton Brewster

Norla Antinoro: The Staging of Hillary Clinton by Lary Sakin

Friday, November 23:

Norla Antinoro: 44 Years Ago by Anne Pritchett (1 comments)

Sheila Samples: Here come the thought police

Laudyms: Dissident Voice : Why AIPAC Took Over Brookings

Rob Kall: Real Threat to UK is US

Joan Brunwasser: Banks Gone Wild (2 comments)

Joan Brunwasser: Climate of Fear

Mixter: "Where You At? (1 comments)

Joan Brunwasser: Norman Solomon: US media poodles (1 comments)

Mike Kuykendall: Lacking US Help, "Combat Camels" Sent to Darfur

Margaret Bassett: Moyers & FDR, Remembering Father at Reward Ceremony

Margaret Bassett: The End of America? Naomi Wolf Thinks It Could Happen

Rob Kall: Scott McClellan Didn't Out Bush for High Crimes and Misdemeanors, Cheney Did

Thursday, November 22:

Timothy V. Gatto: History Repeats Itself Time and Time Again

Joan Brunwasser: Commentary: Good riddance to them all (5 comments)

Daniel Geery: Two Goofballs in the Corner

Joan Brunwasser: The End of America? Naomi Wolf Thinks It Could Happen (5 comments)

Rady Ananda: The End of America? Naomi Wolf Thinks It Could Happen (9 comments)

Wednesday, November 21:

Joan Brunwasser: Release Justice’s Secrets

Mark E. Smith: The Fourth World: Swallowing the Blue Pill: frank talk on race and fascism in the US (2 comments)

Timothy V. Gatto: From a Patriot to a Patriot (7 comments)

James Brett: The Mind of the New Conservative (3 comments)

Russ Wellen: "Will McClellan Be John Dean to Bush's Richard Nixon?" (2 comments)

Tuesday, November 20:

Matt Rojansky: Thank You for Your Service. Now Draft Me.

MikaG: Sexual harassment on the rise in Egypt

Sheila Samples: Daniel Ellsberg Says Sibel Edmonds Case 'Far More Explosive Than Pentagon Papers' (2 comments)

Sheila Samples: Here come the thought police (4 comments)

Sheila Samples: Fallujah Now Under A Different Kind Of Siege

Sheila Samples: Google Refuses To Run Impeachment Ad

Margaret Bassett: Two Networks Flop in Reporting on New Poll -- Political Wire

Rob Kall: NY Times OpEd: Release Justice’s Secrets

Rob Kall: Paul Krugman: Republicans and Race

Sheila Samples: Subprime mortgages, subprime currency (1 comments)

Sheila Samples: Krugman: Republicans and Race

Sheila Samples: George Packer: Fighting Words

Monday, November 19:

Sheila Samples: Elliot D. Cohen: The Fate of a Free Presidential Election in 2008 May Now Depend on the Senate

Mixter: Saudi rape victimS

Steven Leser: Amazing Naomi Wolf Interview Regarding her book The End of America

Margaret Bassett: Chris Dodd\'s perfect squelch The experience factor

Rob Kall: America's addiction to sports (2 comments)

Joan Brunwasser: Americans: Sheep to the Constitutional Slaughter?

Margaret Bassett: America's water war by Tom Engelhardt

Margaret Bassett: Elizabeth de la Vega | Real DOJ Trial Attorneys on Torture

Russ Wellen: U.S. and Russian Publics Strongly Support Nuclear Disamament

Sunday, November 18:

Sheila Samples: Pentagon Cover-Up: 15,000 or More US Deaths in Iraq War? (14 comments)

Sheila Samples: Murtha: "Flawed Policy Wrapped in Illusion"

Sheila Samples: What Real DOJ Trial Attorneys Say About Torture

Sheila Samples: Frank Rich: What ‘That Regan Woman’ Knows

Sheila Samples: Bush's Clever Cognitive Dissonance: Sees himself as the great defender of the U.S. Constitution (1 comments)

Joan Brunwasser: Rudy Giuliani's messianic paranoia (4 comments)

Rady Ananda: Crisis in the U.S.: "Plan B"?

Pamela Drew: Shriners Hospital Violated FDA Regs, Part 18

Moss David Posner, M.D.: Times that try men's souls (6 comments)

Margaret Bassett: How to Beat Hillary (Next) November - Rove's advice

Mike Kuykendall: Counterfeit "Ron Paul" Liberty Dollar Co. Raided (5 comments)

Sheila Samples: Morford: Bush Death Watch: Countdown!

Saturday, November 17:

Joan Brunwasser: Ron Paul You Tube: Strange Days Indeed

W. Christopher Epler (Bill): Jim Hightower: Bush-Cheney really are planning to attack Iran

Joan Brunwasser: New York Times: Democrats find their voice

Margaret Bassett: Nov 2007 edition of Campaigns and Elections Magazine

Margaret Bassett: ACLU Letter to Congress Outlining Priorities for 110th (4 comments)

Margaret Bassett: Diamonds Pearls or Some of Both?

Rady Ananda: Climate At the Tipping Point (7 comments)

Friday, November 16:

Rob Kall: The Electability Conundrum

Mac McKinney: Has the Pakistani Army Become Bush's "HO"?

Margaret Bassett: '08 Meets The Great Education Myth for America's Future

Russ Wellen: Democrats as Guilty of Treason as Bush & Co. (1 comments)

Russ Wellen: Billions for Guns, Vetos for Butter

Thursday, November 15:

Joan Brunwasser: Goodbye, Mr. Bush

Joan Brunwasser: The Dark Side of Mike Huckabee (1 comments)

Joan Brunwasser: Montana needs tighter election scrutiny

Margaret Bassett: Las Vegas Boom Strains Resources | November 14, 2007

Rob Kall: Can Obama Catch Hillary? (1 comments)

Abraham007: Yet Another New Pearl Harbor: Will the Administration Sacrifice the Fifth Fleet?

Sheila Samples: Columnists War Continues at 'NYT' -- As Brooks, Krugman, Herbert Do Battle

Wednesday, November 14:

bob jones: Innocents and Foot Soldiers: The Stories of the 14 Saudis Just Released From Gitmo - by Andy Worthington

Margaret Bassett: Is 2008 a 1932 moment?

Margaret Bassett: The evolution of creationism Today is the Nova documentary

Margaret Bassett: Valerie Plame Wilson Still Wants to Know ...

Margaret Bassett: Ann Wright | Veterans Day: A Day for Peace or for War?

James Brett: "Hyperpartisanship"

Tuesday, November 13:

Sheila Samples: John Dean Challenges America: Fix This Broken Government

Sheila Samples: 'Warmongering Has Weakened Washington'


Abraham007: Giuliani is One Dangerous man: it's George Bush with brains (2 comments)

Margaret Bassett: The dark side of Mike Huckabee By Max Brantley

James Brett: "Generational Test for Republicans"/Global Warming (2 comments)

Joan Brunwasser: Who's afraid of democracy?

Hans Meyer: Torture and Profit

Joan Brunwasser: Restoring Confidence in the Balloting Process

Russ Wellen: Senator Feinstein's Pro-Mukasey Vote Blowing up in Her Face

Russ Wellen: Real Heroes Refuse to "Shut up and Sing"

Russ Wellen: Bob Herbert: Stop Deifying Ronald Reagan Already

Monday, November 12:

Sheila Samples: Blumenthal: Tyranny on the march

Sheila Samples: Norman Mailer: The White Man Unburdened

Sheila Samples: The Last Dead Bull on Wall Street

Sheila Samples: A Test for Mr. Mukasey

Margaret Bassett: The Courage of Kucinich in Pelosi's House of Wacks

T. M. Elkins: The American empire is falling with the dollar

Mac McKinney: Interview with Farooq Tariq, secretary general, Labour Party Pakistan

Sheila Samples: Tomgram: Robert Dreyfuss, Fighting Whom in Iraq?

Sheila Samples: CRITICAL READ: Mazza: I’ll have the Bilderberger, well done! (2 comments)

Sunday, November 11:

Mixter: Come, join the dark side of the web!

Josh Mitteldorf: Instant Coup in Pakistan, Slow Coup in America by Frank Rich

Rob Kall: Glenn Greenwald - Dianne Feinstein -- Bush's key ally in the Senate -- to support telecom amnesty (1 comments)

Saturday, November 10:

Sheila Samples: Kristol: Say It's So, Joe (1 comments)

Mixter: The corporate media: Are you scared yet?

Margaret Bassett: Bill Hare lays out spin now and McCarthyism then

Dan Merica: Nukes are back and so are we

Friday, November 9:

Margaret Bassett: Chuck\'s Senate vote on Mukasey

Philip Knab: Pedro Zapeta: Economic Threat or Financial Guru

Mac McKinney: ROVING EYE: Bush's Turkey Shoot by Pepe Escobar

Sheila Samples: Buchanan: Is a Vote for Rudy a Vote for War?

Sheila Samples: The Bush Administration Plans to Blame You for Iraq (1 comments)

Norla Antinoro: Bush - A Dark Legacy by Norla Antinoro

Sheila Samples: Krugman: Health Care Excuses

Joan Brunwasser: Robertson for Rudy by Jim Wallis (1 comments)

Russ Wellen: Nuclear Apartheid

Rob Kall: Glen Greenwald: What happened to the Senate's "60-vote requirement" Dems, on Mukasey Vote Fold? (2 comments)

Russ Wellen: 3,000

Thursday, November 8:


Sheila Samples: Dave Lindorff: Suddenly, Impeachment Hearings are Starting to Look Likely

Daniel Geery: 16 Reasons to Give Thanks

Joan Brunwasser: The Gender Trap

Joan Brunwasser: Sidney Blumenthal: Bush's old world disorder

Michael Richardson: Waterboarding is an old form of torture long used by US military

Georgianne Nienaber: Rescue the Road Home

Sheila Samples: Dollar's Fall Collapses the American Empire; Bring Those 737 Overseas Military Bases Home!

Wednesday, November 7:

Sheila Samples: Scheer: Our kind of dictator (1 comments)

Sheila Samples: The Economic Consequences of Mr. Bush

Sheila Samples: Welcome to the 700 Club, Rudy

Sheila Samples: Blumenthal: Bush's old world disorder

Sheila Samples: Morford: Iraq named "War of the Year"!

Rob Kall: Roosevelt's lessons for future presidents

C.Bid: The November Surprise

Laudyms: Amazing Grace

Laudyms: Sinking Currency, Sinking Country - Patrick Buchanan

Laudyms: The Finkelstein brouhaha at Oxford (1 comments)

Rob Kall: Kucinich is Wrecking the Dem 2008 Strategy (2 comments)

Joan Brunwasser: Will Bush Suck the GOP Down the Drain With Him?

Tuesday, November 6:

Margaret Bassett: John Bolton Telling His Story

Margaret Bassett: FCC & media concentration & peace movement coverage

Joan Brunwasser: Keith Olbermann: On Waterboarding and Torture (1 comments)

Margaret Bassett: Daily Kos: ELECTION DAY TODAY: Can you hear me now?

Russ Wellen: Olbermann's Harshest Indictment of Bush Administration Yet (1 comments)

Russ Wellen: Another Bush Backfire on Terror

Monday, November 5:

Sheila Samples: Big Brother: House Passes Thought Crime Prevention Bill (1 comments)

Sheila Samples: Don’t Let Musharraf Live With What He Has Just Done (2 comments)

Laudyms: Free Speech Also Means Responding To Hate Speech

Sheila Samples: Retired JAGs On Waterboarding: "It Is Inhumane, It Is Torture, And It Is Illegal"

Russ Wellen: Empathizing with the Arab World

Russ Wellen: Whatever Happened to That Good Old "American Glow"?

Joan Brunwasser: NYT: In defense of voting rights (1 comments)

Sunday, November 4:

Josh Mitteldorf: Frank Rich on the Politics of Saber-Rattling over Iran (3 comments)

Rob Kall: The Tortured Vote of Feinstein on Mukasey: Disingenuous or Just Plain Dishonest? (1 comments)

Rob Kall: Pakistan: The Perils Of Emergency

Timothy V. Gatto: 1946 Documentary / Propoganda film about Despotism

Barbara Peterson: Why Left and Right Must Unite

Laudyms: As the World Burns | Richard Heinberg

Margaret Bassett: Open Left:: We\'ve Come A Long Way Michelman

Abraham007: Bush Temper Tantrum

Jim Freeman: GEORGE F. WILL--Congress's Unused War Powers


Saturday, November 3:

Mac McKinney: ROVING EYE: Double-crossing in Kurdistan

Sheila Samples: Catapulting Propaganda: The Wages of Hegemony

Sheila Samples: Kucinich -- Calling the Question — In the House — on Impeaching Cheney

Friday, November 2:

Margaret Bassett: William Rivers Pitt | His Name Was Wellstone (1 comments)

Rob Kall: Channeling Bush's Inner Sadist: An Insight Into His Obsession with Torture | (1 comments)

Joan Brunwasser: Prostates and Prejudices


Margaret Bassett: best political blog | Blogger\'s Choice Awards

James Brett: Do The Math!

Dan Merica: Giuliani is Mideast's worst nightmare (1 comments)

Russ Wellen: Requiem for the Last American Soldier to Die in Iraq

Dan Merica: Bush's World War Three

Thursday, November 1:

Rob Kall: The top US conservatives and liberals (2 comments)

Mike Kuykendall: The Flaw in the New GOP Mukasey Talking Points

Sheila Samples: Morford: Behold! The Bliss Watch List (2 comments)

Sheila Samples: FBI Whistleblower Sibel Edmonds Will Now Tell All - and Face Charges if Necessary - to Any Major Television Network That

Sheila Samples: Russia, China have blocked tough Iran sanctions: U.S.

Sheila Samples: Editorial: Torture and the Attorneys General

Sheila Samples: Pitt: His Name Was Wellstone

Sheila Samples: Ray McGovern: Attacking Iran for Israel?

Sheila Samples: Blumenthal: The sad decline of Michael Mukasey

Dan Merica: The Royal Treatment: Saudi Involvement in Iraq Overlooked

Russ Wellen: Torture -- from the Horse's Mouth


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