Archives for Best Web OpEds

October 2008

Friday, October 31:

Sheila Samples: Jon Conason: Sarah the Scapegoat

Sheila Samples: Elliot Cohen: Hell to Pay

Sheila Samples: John Dean: The Evidence Establishes, without Question, that Republican Rule Is Dangerous: Why It Is High Time to Fix Th

chris rice: A.R.M.: WAKE UP AMERICA!

Sheila Samples: BATTERED AND BRUISED: America Looks Beyond the Bush Warriors

Sheila Samples: "A Second 9/11": An Integral Part of US Military Doctrine

Sheila Samples: Naomi Klein: Bailout = Bush's Final Pillage

Better World Order: Hope for Change or Change Your Hopes? - by Michael Collins |

Sheila Samples: Jamison Foser: The Right's "bias" charade

Margaret Bassett: ACLU: Put the Constitution on the ballot this November

Laudyms: Concentrating the Wealth

Darren Wolfe: The Battle Over CA Prop 5: Special Interests Overwhelming the Public Interest

Dave Davis: Meteor kills Obama! And now, your absolute worst-case election scenarios. Let us purge (1 comments)

Joan Brunwasser: WaPo editorial: "An Idiot Wind"

Darren Wolfe: America's Slow-Motion Fascist Coup (1 comments)

Thursday, October 30:

R. A. Louis: So You Think You Can Be President?

Richmond Shreve: Garrison Keillor: Some Voters Are Going to Have to Lose Their Homes Before They Connect the Dots

Amanda Lang: The Economic Crisis: Will Money Trump Ideology?

Margaret Bassett: Cold War Spy Case Offers Lessons for Today

Sheila Samples: The New York Times' Biggest Screw-up Since They Sold the War in Iraq

Margaret Bassett: A Promise of Change - Obama's Infomercial

Sheila Samples: The Economist endorses Obama

Sheila Samples: VIDEO: With one word McCain admits the whole Obama Bill Ayers judgment, tainted by ACORN charges were big fat lies.

Margaret Bassett: Alleged Plotter Against Obama Was Member of Supreme White Alliance

Margaret Bassett: Meeting Myself in Bucks County

Margaret Bassett: Discussing Obama's Final Week,

Joan Brunwasser: American Stories

sometimes blinded: t r u t h o u t | The 700 Billion Dollar Blank Check

Wednesday, October 29:

Sheila Samples: John McCain: The Door to Fascism (3 comments)

chris rice: Global General Strike underway

Amanda Lang: Wall Street's Trojan Horse

Kevin Gosztola: What Do They Have to Do to Lose Your Vote?

Sean Fenley: Where's FDR when you need him?

D Whipp: NEW Ethics Complaint Filed Against Palin: Misuse of Official Position

M. Wizard: New AP Poll Indicates All Roads to Winning Now Closed to John McCain (1 comments)

chris rice: Global Non-Compliance

Amanda Lang: Palin, Pentacostals, Witches, and Jesus - Voodoo in the 21st Century

Joan Brunwasser: The Endorsement From Hell: Why Al Qaeda Prefers McCain

Margaret Bassett: Don't Look Now, There's a Huge Wave of Inflation Coming

Dan Lion: Populism Arising-but Will It Be the Killer Kind?

Margaret Bassett: Bill Clinton Needs Barack Obama

Tuesday, October 28:

Darren Wolfe: Greenspan Shocked (1 comments)

R. G. Wilson: Making Nuclear Extermination Respectable by Professor Benny Morris (1 comments)

Sheila Samples: American Hegemony Bites The Dust

Sheila Samples: Stefan Forbes, Filmmaker, Presents Lee Atwater -- The Sidekick of George W. Bush in 1988 and Rove's Mentor

Sheila Samples: Evangelical Leaders Using God Like a Hired Gun

Sheila Samples: Drinking the ACORN Kool-Aid: How Cries of Voter Fraud Cover Up GOP Elections Theft

D Whipp: News Orgs Investigating McCain 1964 Car Crash with Possible Fatality - Navy Refusing To Release Documents

Steven Leser: McCain - 40 Call Center Workers Refuse McCain Campaign Attack Script (2 comments)

Margaret Bassett: The Candidates' Health Plans - editorial

Margaret Bassett: Stevens's career ends in 'disgrace'

sometimes blinded: t r u t h o u t | Stop the Raids in the First 100 Days (2 comments)

chris rice: A.R.M.:the beast of revolution has awoken! (2 comments)

Joan Brunwasser: Did Sarah Palin con conservatives? You betcha!

Leon Thompson: ALASKA EDITORIAL: "Ted Stevens, convicted'

Monday, October 27:

Josh Mitteldorf: Cockburn Against Obama (not for McCain) (1 comments)


Sheila Samples: Dahr Jamail: The Cost of Slumber

Sheila Samples: Greenspan Says, "Who Could Have Known?"

Sheila Samples: 'Sub rosa SOFA brings darkness to Iraq'

Sheila Samples: The Torturer's Tale (1 comments)

Sheila Samples: Chuck Hagel: Odd Man Out

Sheila Samples: JANE MAYER: The Insiders--How John McCain came to pick Sarah Palin

Sheila Samples: Chris Floyd: Surging Into Syria: American Incursion Opens New Front in Quagmire

Sheila Samples: Sleight of hand

Sheila Samples: Bush leaves next President a world of trouble

John Lorenz: McCain "guarantees" he will "win" the election on Nov 4th

Andreas Umland: Glenn Greenwald, The Russia/Georgia conflict and the tactics of 2002

Andreas Umland: Cathy Young, Sympathy for the Devil: Why is the American left making excuses for Putin's Russia? (2 comments)

Joan Brunwasser: Less than confident our votes really count

Amanda Lang: The Economy is a Moral Issue

Amanda Lang: Bernard-Henri Levy: A Suspended Apocalypse

Amanda Lang: Ayatollahs Sleeping On The SOFA

Darren Wolfe: Heat? (3 comments)

chris rice: VoteStrike VoterGuide

Viki_FL: Elisabeth Hasselbeck Defends Sarah Palin

Margaret Bassett: If the GOP Had Listened to ACORN's Advice, the Mortgage Industry Wouldn't Be in Meltdown

Mac McKinney: 'John McCain was never tortured in my jail', says Tran Trong Duyet

Philip Knab: Change We Really Need

Sunday, October 26:

Sharon Froehlich: Rick MacArthur: McCain Calls Obama a Socialist-Why is That a Smear? (2 comments)

GLloyd Rowsey: Obama: The Price of Being Black

Hans Bennett: 'Meet the Real Joe' Video Series

Joan Brunwasser: A Makeover With an Ugly Gloss

Laudyms: Frank Schaeffer: Palin- America's Lipstick Fascist

M. Wizard: Views of the 2008 Election by Contributors to the NY Review of Books

John Lorenz: Christian right intensifies attacks on Obama

Darren Wolfe: A Gigantic Armed Robbery

W. Christopher Epler (Bill): TheRealNews: US Iraq troop deal "crushing defeat" for Bush

Sheila Samples: Anchorage Daily News Endorses Obama for president

Sheila Samples: Sarah Palin Condones Domestic Terrorism by Anti-Abortionists

Sheila Samples: PAUL KRUGMAN: Desperately Seeking Seriousness

Joan Brunwasser: Anchorage Daily News: Obama for president

Sheila Samples: FRANK RICH: In Defense of White Americans

Amanda Lang: Financial Implosion and the New American Century

chris rice: Why the NWO Fears Our Numbers, as illustrated by A Bug's Life

Dave Davis: Thirteen Election Integrity Experts: E-Voting Problems and How to Stop Them

chris rice: Let the U.S. Government and Wallstreet, hear your voice!

sometimes blinded: Thousands of refugees stuck in camps in Pakistan | World news | The Observer

sometimes blinded: t r u t h o u t | The Case Against Escalation of the War in Afghanistan (2 comments)

Sheila Samples: Bush Orders DOJ to Probe Ohio Voter Registrations (1 comments)

Saturday, October 25:

Sheila Samples: LARRY BEINHART: Keep religion away from the ballot (1 comments)

Sheila Samples: McCain-Lieberman Still Would Have Aggravated Republican Realists

sometimes blinded: Pakistan rejects 'America's war' on extremists | World news | The Guardian

Laudyms: Final Text of Iraq Pact Reveals a U.S. Debacle

Margaret Bassett: Colorado's Katherine Harris threatens the '08 Election

Hans Bennett: LINN WASHINGTON JR: Consider Florida: The Great Vote Fraud Hoax (1 comments)

Amanda Lang: They Did It On Purpose: The Housing Bubble & Its Crash were Engineered by the US Government, the Fed & Wall Street (5 comments)

Darren Wolfe: Michael Moore, Your Heart Is in the Right Place (8 comments)

Darren Wolfe: Does it matter who we elect president? (10 comments)

chris rice: Election '08

Friday, October 24:

Sheila Samples: Will Ferrell Back As Bush With Tina Fey's Palin On Thursday's "Saturday Night Live" (VIDEO)

Sheila Samples: The Religious Right’s Apocalyptic Visions of an Obama Presidency (4 comments)

Sheila Samples: Jamison Foser: The clouded wrath of the crowd

Sheila Samples: Mark Morford: When history spanks

Sheila Samples: Upcoming In Sunday NTY Mag: The Making (and Remaking) of McCain

Joan Brunwasser: Obama Endorsement from an Unlikely Source

Margaret Bassett: Courts on Fire Racism, Corruption, Guilty Pleas &Texas Courts

Joan Brunwasser: McCain's Warning on Voter Fraud Gets Details Wrong

Rady Ananda: Wall Street's 'Disaster Capitalism for Dummies' (7 comments)

Daniel Geery: Who to vote for?

Gustav Wynn: Blog: Obama is a Gay Pedophile, Terrorist Bomber (5 comments)

Darren Wolfe: Who Needs Evidence? (2 comments)

Thursday, October 23:

Sheila Samples: McCain stonewalls on radical friend

Sheila Samples: NYT Editorial Board Endorses Obama

Sheila Samples: McCain Cuts Off Murphy, Critical 2000 Chief Strategist

Sheila Samples: Judith Miller - BuzzFlash Media Putz

Sheila Samples: Amy Goodman: Early Voting Sees Reports of Voter Intimidation, Machine Malfunctions

Joan Brunwasser: No More Stolen Elections

Margaret Bassett: Obama the Philosopher

Jayne Lyn Stahl: Ten questions to ask Sarah Palin by David Cay Johnston

Margaret Bassett: Biden says McCain is getting out of control

Darren Wolfe: Is Laissez Faire Responsible for the Financial Crisis? (4 comments)

Amanda Lang: Allan J. Lichtman: What Voter Fraud?

Margaret Bassett: Van Jones: How We Can Lead Our Country Out of Crisis

Margaret Bassett: Greenspan: 'Credit tsunami' to have severe impact

chris rice: The 2nd American Revolution has Begun

Sheila Samples: The Battle for Obama’s Economic Soul

Wednesday, October 22:

Joan Brunwasser: Making sure every vote ISN'T counted (1 comments)

Joan Brunwasser: Personal About Politics: Voter Fraud - Where and By Whom? (1 comments)

Darren Wolfe: The End of Libertarianism and Other Adventures in Financial Policy Fantasy: Don\'t blame free markets for the current pa (1 comments)

Eileen Fleming: IMAGINE: Media as a Sanctuary for Dissent

M. Wizard: Charlie Cook: "Over the Last Few Days It [the Election] Suddenly Has Had the Feel of Concrete Setting." (1 comments)

Sheila Samples: How the Banksters Made a Complete Killing off the Bailout

Sheila Samples: Mark Morford: Undecided? Really? Who the hell are you?

Amanda Lang: Kim Stolz: The Search for a Paycheck: Young Vets and the Challenge of Finding Work Back At Home

Darren Wolfe: A Move towards Market Socialism (3 comments)

Laudyms: Maybe the rich are the problem (2 comments)

chris rice: NWO: This is war. (2 comments)

M. Wizard: Socialists: Obama No Socialist

Karen Fish: Republicans Blocking the Democratic Vote by RFK (1 comments)

Amanda Lang: Joseph Stiglitz: Regulatory reform is necessary to restore confidence in the financial system


Margaret Bassett: McCain's "Socialism" Charge


Munich: And now the Manchurian microchip

Meryl Ann Butler: Voter Registration Fraud in NV: Smells Like Republican Schadenfreude (1 comments)

Tuesday, October 21:

Sheila Samples: BREAKING: Voter Challenges Hit McCain's Ohio Staff (1 comments)

Sheila Samples: Palin Claims The Vice President Is ‘In Charge Of The U.S. Senate’

Sheila Samples: Froomkin: Bush in the Rearview Mirror

Sheila Samples: Dick Eastman: Expose The Criminals Before They Kill You (1 comments)

Sheila Samples: Naomi Wolf: Concerns about deployment of military on U.S. soil growing -- while mainstream media buries its head in the (2 comments)

Sheila Samples: Robert Parry: Why Listen to Colin Powell, or Tom Brokaw?

Darren Wolfe: More Than a Two-Person Race

Hans Bennett: Keith Olberman Confronts the GOP's Racist Lynch Mob Tactics

JC Garrett: TNR: Barack Obama For President

DC Rapier: Real Change Trickles Up: Eugene Jarecki

R. A. Louis: Derrick Jensen: Endgame (video)

Margaret Bassett: "Socialist" Is Not an Epithet (3 comments)

M. Wizard: Ronald Reagan Urges His Countrymen to Vote For Barack Obama

Darren Wolfe: Boston Tea Party II

Margaret Bassett: A New/Old Role for Traditional Journalism

Margaret Bassett: The Real Financial Crisis Hasn't Hit Yet

Margaret Bassett: The Battle over Immigration Has Unleashed a Tsunami of New Voters

Margaret Bassett: Iceland's Economic Meltdown Is a Big Flashing Warning Sign

Monday, October 20:

W. Christopher Epler (Bill): Most believe McCain's attacks on Obama unfair, poll finds

Sheila Samples: McCain Gambles Rove's Way, Making Vile Bet

Sheila Samples: Robert Parry: The GOP's 'FBI-Is-Investigating' Smear: A Special Report (2 comments)

Sheila Samples: Mark Karlin: Republican Leaders Who Participate in Attacks on ACORN Could be Prosecuted as Part of a Criminal Conspirac

Sheila Samples: Paul Krugman: The Real Plumbers of Ohio

Sheila Samples: Palin's Plunge: Voters Sour on McCain's VP Pick (1 comments)

Sheila Samples: The 10 Dirtiest Election Tricks the Republicans Have Tried So Far

Darren Wolfe: FDR's policies prolonged Depression by 7 years, UCLA economists calculate (2 comments)

Margaret Bassett: Discussing Powell's Endorsement of Obama on CNN

Josh Mitteldorf: Chris Floyd: Obama should reject the endorsement of a war criminal. (1 comments)

Margaret Bassett: Colin Powell versus Joe the Plumber. Who's more powerful?

Robert Arend: Bush's 100,000 Acres Between The Borders Of Paraguay & Brazil (3 comments)

Darren Wolfe: Blaming Liberty for the State's Depredations

Margaret Bassett: DirtyTricks the Republicans Have Tried So Far

Sunday, October 19:

Sheila Samples: Now the Cost of War Really Matters: Finance Crisis and Military-Based Foreign Policy

Sheila Samples: McCain Campaign Launches Pre-emptive Strike on NYT

Joan Brunwasser: Maureen Dowd: After W., Le Deluge (2 comments)

Joan Brunwasser: Just in Case McCain Wins A Survival Guide for Reporters Who Wrote Him Off

Joan Brunwasser: Frank Rich: He Just Can’t Quit W

Steven Leser: BREAKING: Colin Powell Endorses Barack Obama for President! (2 comments)

Joan Brunwasser: Break the Achilles Heel of the Electoral-Industrial Complex

Sheila Samples: Gail Collins: Is Anybody Happy?

Saturday, October 18:

Sheila Samples: Private Military Contractors Writing the News? The Pentagon's Propaganda at Its Worst

M. Wizard: Video: Naomi Klein On Obama

Rob Kall: On the Bush administration's approval of the abuse of detainees

Mobius: It's NOT the economy, stupid!

Mobius: What if Obama's NOT Eligible for the White House? (2 comments)

Margaret Bassett: Senate Race Upset-orama: Political Earthquake Hits Oregon

Margaret Bassett: Goodman with Nir Rosen Says Taliban Takeover Looks "Irreversible"

Margaret Bassett: The Acorn Story -- NY Times editorial (2 comments)

Dan Lion: Documentary Banned By the Bush Admin to be shown on PBS (1 comments)

DC Rapier: Cleese on Obama, Bush and the Funniest Palin

Margaret Bassett: Analysis: McCain jumps around in bid to stop Obama

Sheila Samples: Jamison Foser: Loose ends

Friday, October 17:

Sheila Samples: Mark Forford: Nine perfect ways to prepare for the End of Bush. Can you believe it?

Sheila Samples: NATO PESSIMISM: The West Is at a Loss in Afghanistan

Sheila Samples: Joe Conason: A Bush-Style Whitewash

Sheila Samples: Glenn Greenwald: Poor John McCain: Forced against his honor to run an ugly campaign

Sheila Samples: Chris Floyd: Road to Perdition: Yet Another Atrocity in Afghanistan, More to Come

Sheila Samples: Barton Gellman: Cheney Rules

Sheila Samples: William F. Buckley Would Be Proud

M. Wizard: Wall Street Monsters & Meat (You)

Rady Ananda: Election by sound bite

DC Rapier: Third-Party Candidates Ralph Nader & Cynthia McKinney Respond to Final McCain-Obama Debate

Darren Wolfe: An Echo, Not a Choice

Joan Brunwasser: NYTimes Editorial: The Acorn Story

Rob Kall: Paul Krugman: Let’s Get Fiscal (2 comments)

Margaret Bassett: 10 Biggest Differences Between Obama and McCain That Will Affect Your Daily Life

Margaret Bassett: McCain Was Not Tortured, POW Guard Claims (4 comments)

Margaret Bassett: Private Military Contractors Writing the News? The Pentagon's Propaganda at Its Worst

Darla: The Bush Legacy Bus Tour (2 comments)

Darren Wolfe: Paul Krugman's Nobel Prize (3 comments)

Thursday, October 16:

Margaret Bassett: Welcome to the Revolution

Hans Bennett: Will YOUR vote count? Pennsylvania's polls lack uniform standards (1 comments)

Bob Sommer: Who speaks for Bill Ayers? (1 comments)

Mobius: Where's the Beef, Obama? - The Mobius Trip

Darren Wolfe: Beyond Municipal Wireless

Rady Ananda: The Republican witch hunt

Sheila Samples: Kristol and Brooks play dumb at The New York Times

Rady Ananda: The Republican voter fraud hoax (2 comments)

Margaret Bassett: The Truth About ACORN A New Link

Rady Ananda: McCain Says Women's Health is "Extreme" (1 comments)

Margaret Bassett: Flu shots a tough sell to health care workers (2 comments)

Margaret Bassett: Palinex: A New Running Mate Morning After Pill

Margaret Bassett: Obama's fiercest opponent in Ohio? Misinformation and Prejudice

Margaret Bassett: Obama Explains His Tax Cut Plans To Plumber Joe (2 comments)

Len Hart: 'Great Depression' Lessons from 'It's a Wonderful Life'

Margaret Bassett: Candidates Make A Name for This Guy Joe

Wednesday, October 15:

Sheila Samples: James Bamford: "The Shadow Factory: The Ultra-Secret NSA From 9/11 to the Eavesdropping on America"

Sheila Samples: Mark Morford: More booze and cake!

Sheila Samples: THOMAS FRANK: My Friend Bill Ayers (1 comments)

Margaret Bassett: Discussing McCain's Faux Populism On MSNBC

Hans Bennett: McCain, Suspend Your Campaign: The GOP ticket is inciting supporters to violence against Barack Obama

Margaret Bassett: Cut From the Same Cloth? THE (1 comments)

chris rice: Obama Exposed (7 comments)

Better World Order: 9/11: Extreme NSA, CIA, FBI Incompetence- or Policy Maker Intent?

Margaret Bassett: The Choice: Endorcement for President

Margaret Bassett: Hank Paulson and His Wall Street Cronies Move to Plan B

Margaret Bassett: Backlash: Six Challenges to McCain's Racist Fearmongering

Margaret Bassett: If You Thought Cheney Was Bad, Watch out for the "First Dude" (2 comments)

chris rice: Corporate Greed


Sheila Samples: Boston Globe Endorses Obama for president

Sheila Samples: McCain Transition Chief Aided Saddam In Lobbying Effort

Tuesday, October 14:

Gail Davis: Our President's Personal Health Matters

W. Christopher Epler (Bill): Sarah Palin's record on environment is abysmal

Rob Kall: Who Runs the McCain Campaign; Or Why Aren't We Talking About McCain/Lieberman "˜08? : Rolling Stone (1 comments)

Rob Kall: The Lone Ranger: Is Sarah Palin Playing with Fire? - SPIEGEL ONLINE

Darren Wolfe: Where Was the Constitution in the Bailout Debate?

mike montagne: IF I WERE PRESIDENT... (1 comments)

M. Wizard: Financial Crisis Haunts Milton Friedman's Legacy

Amanda Lang: The Permanent (Smear) Campaign

Margaret Bassett: How Sarah Palin Excluded African-Americans in Alaska

Margaret Bassett: Why I'd Be a Better VP than Sarah Palin

Amanda Lang: The Return of Rove

Sheila Samples: Why the Bailout Scam Is More Likely to Fail than to Succeed

Amanda Lang: The Truth About ACORN

Sheila Samples: Rescue for the Few, Debt Slavery for the Many (1 comments)

Sheila Samples: Fidel Castro: THE LAW OF THE JUNGLE

Sheila Samples: Chris Hedges: America’s Political Cannibalism

Sheila Samples: VIDEO: Rachel Maddow Battles David Frum's False Equivalencies, Calls Palin A 'Liar' (1 comments)

Amanda Lang: Robert Richter: War Hero or War Criminal?

DC Rapier: Chomsky Weighs in on Bail-out

Margaret Bassett: Campaign Manager Cashes in on McCain's Cold War Mentality

Margaret Bassett: Former McCain Supporter: McCain Is "Unleashing the Monster of American Prejudice" (3 comments)

Darren Wolfe: Fascism: Socialism With Shareholders (4 comments)

Monday, October 13:

chris rice: The People's Revolution (1 comments)

Amanda Lang: When They Say "˜Fannie Mae/Freddie Mac', They Mean "˜Brown People' (1 comments)

Sheila Samples: New Yorker: Beyond The Palin

Sean Fenley: Interview with Noam Chomsky 'The United States Has Essentially a One-Party System' (3 comments)

Kevin Gosztola: America's Political Cannibalism

Rob Kall: Is Drudge Priming a McCain "Reboot" Narrative?

Laudyms: U.S Imperial Forces Pay Homage to George Orwell, As It Were

Margaret Bassett: GOP Attacks on ACORN Are Based on the Fear of 1.3 Million New Voters

Margaret Bassett: Financial Meltdown 101

Kathlyn Stone: Fox's Cavuto Wins SPLC's Dobbsy Award for Pinning Blame on Minorities for Mortgage Crisis

Amanda Lang: Anatomy of the American Financial Crisis: How It is Turning into a Worldwide Crisis (1 comments)

Margaret Bassett: The Last Refuge of a Scoundrel

Margaret Bassett: Financial Crisis Buries DoJ Bombshell - Marilou Johanek

Amanda Lang: Economic Dishonor Roll (VIDEO)

Douglas C. Smyth: Why the Financial Collapse? (2 comments)

Kim Cummings: Time for change's Journal - Questions that Should Be Asked of McCain at Wednesday's Debate

Amanda Lang: PAUL KRUGMAN: Gordon Does Good

Carl Davidson: Battleground Report: Tide Is Turning in Western PA

Amanda Lang: Angry Bear :: "Femafication"

Amanda Lang: Where Did the Money Go? And, Barack Obama Wows Philadelphia (1 comments)

Margaret Bassett: Fact-Checking the Ayers Allegations: So Wrong, It's "Pants on Fire" Wrong

Joan Brunwasser: Fox News Opinion: Smear Campaigning Should Be Beneath John McCain

Len Hart: The End of the Rule of Law in America (2 comments)

Sunday, October 12:

Sheila Samples: The Truth About ACORN's Voter Registration Drive

Sheila Samples: $516 Trillion ‘Time Bomb’ Set To Destroy World Economy (1 comments)

Sheila Samples: McCain tussles with Palin over whipping up a mob mentality

Sheila Samples: What will the US foreign policy be tomorrow ?

Sheila Samples: Afghanistan: the neo-Taliban campaign

Sheila Samples: Chris Floyd: The God That Failed: The 30-Year Lie of the Market Cult (1 comments)

Sheila Samples: Guantanamo prosecutor who quit had 'grave misgivings' about fairness

Sheila Samples: Warning signs of an Israeli strike on Iran

Ed Encho: Reagan Palled Around with Terrorists, Too

Steven Leser: Time: What the Troopergate Report Really Says

John Lorenz: White House Waited Too Long To Overhaul Rescue Plan (1 comments)

Munich: Talk Show Host Glenn Beck warns of a One World Order

Saturday, October 11:

Josh Mitteldorf: Frank Schirrmacher: Assume the Fetal Position (3 comments)

Sheila Samples: Thirty Years' War in Afghanistan

Sheila Samples: McCain Camp Ignores Questions About Candidate’s Military Record (1 comments)

Sheila Samples: Joseph Stiglitz: Reversal of Fortune

Sheila Samples: Frank Rich: The Terrorist Barack Hussein Obama

Sheila Samples: Gail Collins: Dear Old Golden Dog Days

chris rice: The Great Depression

M. Wizard: McCain Linked To Private Iran-Contra Group

Meryl Ann Butler: Open Letter to Baldwin, Barr, Kucinich, McKinney, and Nader, concerning the possibility of a unified 3rd-party president

chris rice: Interview with Matthis Chiroux CO from IVAW

M. Wizard: Farrakhan on Obama: 'The Messiah Is Absolutely Speaking' (5 comments)

Josh Mitteldorf: Chris Floyd: The Smokeless Gun of Flagrant Election Fixing

William Cormier: Postponing the election: It's a joke, or is it? (1 comments)

Margaret Bassett: Harold Ford Jr. - Will McCain Do Anything to Win?

Ed Encho: America's Shadow Government: Part Two

Margaret Bassett: Donna Brazile: "I'm Not Going to the Back of the Bus!" | Video

Margaret Bassett: Why the GOP Is Nuts About ACORN (3 comments)

Margaret Bassett: Recession? Depression? How Deep, How Far and What Can Be Done?

John Lorenz: THE GOP MASK SLIPS (2 comments)

Laudyms: McCain's attacks fuel dangerous hatred

Friday, October 10:

Sheila Samples: Mark Karlin: The Lynch Mob Politics of McCain-Palin

Kevin Gosztola: Rolling the Dice on Derivatives

Sheila Samples: Lieberman: ‘I Worry About’ Whether Obama Has ‘The Right Stuff To Bomb Iran’ (1 comments)

Sheila Samples: Jamison Foser: The media's enduring pro-McCain double standard

Rady Ananda: Buckley Endorses Barack Obama

JC Garrett: Greenwald: The Right and mainstream America: a universe apart (1 comments)

chris rice: Self Defense

Sheila Samples: Mark Morford: Licking the Zeitgeist

Sheila Samples: McCain Opens Pandora's Box

Sheila Samples: Froomkin: That Other Failed War

Sheila Samples: THINK ABOUT IT: Money and the Crisis of Civilization (2 comments)

Sheila Samples: NYT: McCain camp pushed Ayers report (1 comments)

Sheila Samples: 12 New Stomach-Turning Revelations About Sarah Palin

Sheila Samples: 'Disgusted' to be U.S. soldier

Sheila Samples: Tomgram: Anand Gopal Asks, Who Rules Afghanistan?

Darren Wolfe: Why I am not a conservative

Andreas Umland: Russian Claims of Privileged Sphere Draw Criticism (1 comments)

chris rice: When is enough going to be enough?

Margaret Bassett: Is Posse Comitatus Dead? (3 comments)

Joel S. Hirschhorn: Obama's Magic

Philip Knab: The Seven Deadly Sins of Wall Street and Main Street

Sheila Samples: Jim Kirwin: America Under Siege

Thursday, October 9:

Sheila Samples: Perino Confirms White House Won’t Extend Jobless Benefits, Says People Should Just Find A Job

Sheila Samples: Andrew Sullivan: Births At Mat-Su Medical Center In April 2008

Darren Wolfe: Regulators Cannot Avert Next Crisis

Joan Brunwasser: The Really Busy Person's Guide to Political Activism

Joan Brunwasser: I've Got a Little List -- (With Apologies to W.S. Gilbert)

Joan Brunwasser: NYT Editorial: That’s a Pretty Big Glitch

Dave Davis: No More Stolen Elections!

Munich: New World Order: Global co-operation, nationalisation and state intervention - all in one day

sliphoch: Jonathan Cook, ex Guardian newspaper, on 'professional journos' (1 comments)

Margaret Bassett: Progressive Voter Guide to the Economy

Sheila Samples: Thousands of Troops Are Deployed on U.S. Streets Ready to Carry Out "Crowd Control" (2 comments)

Wednesday, October 8:

Mac McKinney: I Survived the Georgian War. Here's What I Saw, by Lira Tskhovrebova

Rady Ananda: John Williams on Reliability of Gov't Economic Statistics

Dave Davis: Planet Obama

chris rice: Where's OUR Bail Out Plan?

Ed Encho: David Brooks: Sarah Palin "Represents A Fatal Cancer To The Republican Party"

Hans Bennett: Palin's Racist Remark: "I Don't Mess With Black Men" (1 comments)

Margaret Bassett: Hanging Ourselves With a Chinese-Made Rope

Margaret Bassett: Will the Economic Meltdown Undermine Interest in Health Care Reform? (2 comments)

Margaret Bassett: Is This Election the Major Historical Turning Point It Seems to Be? Yes

Margaret Bassett: John McCain's Rage is a National Security Concern

M. Wizard: Who Won The Debate? Clean Sweep For Obama. (2 comments)

John Lorenz: The dumbing down of the GOP

chris rice: Free Flyers Stop More Bail~Out$ RE-ELECT NO ONE

chris rice: Election Reform

Peter Dearman: Congressman says bailout bill passed under threat of martial law (2 comments)

Richard Mathis: Dana Milbank - Unleashed, Palin Makes a Pit Bull Look Tame - (1 comments)

Sheila Samples: Banker Bailout Bill Contains IRS Police State Provision (1 comments)

Sheila Samples: Glenn Greenwald: Dick Morris: A sign of the times (1 comments)

Sheila Samples: After Her Campaign Proposes Entitlement Cuts, Palin Declares McCain Will Protect ‘Entitlement Programs’

Tuesday, October 7:


Sheila Samples: McCain fudges his Navy record (2 comments)

Margaret Bassett: Analysis: Obama gains, McCain seeks game-changer

Sheila Samples: BOB HERBERT: A Fool’s Paradise

Rob Kall: Andrew Sullivan on the debate: This Was a Mauling (3 comments)

Mac McKinney: Investigating John McCain's Tragedy at Sea (4 comments)

Laudyms: KEATING ECONOMICS: John McCain & The Making of a Financial Crisis (video)

Joel S. Hirschhorn: The Real Obama

Rob Kall: Palin As the Treasonous Trojan Horse for the Secessionist Alaska Independence Party (2 comments)

Amanda Lang: Amy Goodman:: "Invasion of the Sea-Smurfs" (2 comments)

Rob Kall: Twitter: An Antidote to Election Day Voting Problems?

Hans Bennett: Mumia Abu-Jamal Faces US Supreme Court as New Book and Film Expose Injustice (4 comments)

Darren Wolfe: Anatomy of a Train Wreck: Causes of the Mortgage Meltdown

Ed Encho: McCain linked to private group in Iran-Contra case

DC Rapier: KEATING 5: John McCain & The Making of a Financial Crisis

PrMaine: Help Verify the Vote (1 comments)

Joan Brunwasser: Farewell, Election Day

Monday, October 6:

Rady Ananda: George Will: Farewell, Election Day (9 comments)

Margaret Bassett: Wyoming should take the lead in using CNG

Laudyms: Economists with Guns

Sheila Samples: TIM DICKINSON ON MCCAIN: Make-Believe Maverick

Sheila Samples: VIDEO: Palin Parodied in SNL Reprise of VP Debate

Sheila Samples: The Bailout Bill Will Do Nothing for the Real Economy

Sheila Samples: Chris Floyd: The Wounded Shark: 'Good War' Lost, But the Imperial Project Goes On

Dwight Black: Logic and Politics

Joan Brunwasser: Gotcha? You Betcha!

Joan Brunwasser: Ken Burns: This is Not the John McCain New Hampshire Once Loved

Joan Brunwasser: Canvassers Use Palin as "Magic Bullet" in Swaying N.J. and Pa. Undecideds

chris rice: Interview - Naomi Wolf - Give Me Liberty

Joel Wendland: Does Sarah Palin Want to be an American Citizen? (1 comments)

Margaret Bassett: A List of McCain's Nastiest Moments

Margaret Bassett: 9/11 'Truth' Showdown: David Ray Griffin vs. Matt Taibbi (53 comments)

Sunday, October 5:

Margaret Bassett: Could Michigan Pullout be the Beginning of the End?

Laudyms: Noonan Says Palin's Type Of Populism Is Bad For Country

Margaret Bassett: The Real John McCain is Anti-Choice

Margaret Bassett: Analysis: Palin's words may backfire on McCain (4 comments)

Amanda Lang: Mike Lillis: The Golden Parachute Survives

Amanda Lang: Reign of Lies (1 comments)

Peter Dearman: Kucinich: We had alternatives to this bailout (13 comments)

Sheila Samples: Chris Floyd: Shock and Awe: Bipartisan Beltway Terrorists launch Economic 9/11 on the American People (5 comments)

Sheila Samples: David Sirota: The Bailout: How Capitalism Killed Democracy (1 comments)

Saturday, October 4:

Sheila Samples: False Flier Warns of Election Day Arrests in PA African-American Neighborhoods

Sheila Samples: Next: The Mother Of All Bank Runs?

Sheila Samples: Statement on Congressional Approval of Bailout

Joan Brunwasser: The dumbing down of the GOP

Joan Brunwasser: Pitbull Palin Mauls McCain

mikel weisser: How Dems Can Alienate McCain From the GOP Base in Four Easy Steps

Margaret Bassett: Edwards: Passion for health reform keeps me going (2 comments)

Sandy Frost: Shriners Hustle Celebs?

Kim Cummings: » Bush in 2000, Palin in 2008

chris rice: Elder (Care) Abuse Facts and Links (1 comments)

Matoska: Dear Congress

DC Rapier: $700 Billion? No, thanks. $850 Billion? Sure, thing!

Amanda Lang: The arrogance of Sarah Palin

Amanda Lang: Nader on the Bailout

Laudyms: Walden Bello, "A Primer on Wall Street Meltdown"

Margaret Bassett: Chomsky: "If the U.S. Carries Out Terrorism, It Did Not Happen" (6 comments)

Margaret Bassett: The Bailout: How Capitalism Killed Democracy

Margaret Bassett: Rachel Maddow: Political Game Changer (2 comments)

DC Rapier: You Call This a Democracy?

Bob Sommer: When the President Does It...

John Lorenz: Paulson's Reasons for Delaying Day of Reckoning Won't Do Any Good

DC Rapier: Nobel Laureate Weighs in on Bailout

DC Rapier: Iraq a 'Hell Disaster'; Pakistan is Next to Go

Sheila Samples: Palin Runs For Senate Dictator - TV Repubs Ride The "Straight Talking Points" Express (1 comments)

Sheila Samples: Like Putting Lipstick on a Cheney: Palin's Vow to Continue Unitary Executive and Lack of Accountability for VP Position

Sheila Samples: Palin On Fox News: Couric Annoyed Me

Sheila Samples: Jamison Foser: Time for clarity

Sheila Samples: Minneapolis radio host Baker: "I don't think homeless people should vote"; "I'm not that excited about women voting" (2 comments)

Friday, October 3:

M. Wizard: Paul Krugman; "Edge of the Abyss" (4 comments)

Better World Order: Who could have ever seen this financial mess coming? Comic: Tom Tomorrow

Amanda Lang: Who'd have thought it? There's a redneck revolution taking shape in them thar'hills (1 comments)

Amanda Lang: RICH: McCain’s Suspension Bridge to Nowhere

Laudyms: FDR's Response to the Plot to Overthrow Him

Laudyms: The right's two-pronged religion of rage and self-pity (2 comments)

Amanda Lang: Hey there, Joe Six-Pack

Margaret Bassett: One species versus 1.8 million others

Margaret Bassett: Palin the hostile -- Native Rights in Alaska

Margaret Bassett: Clean coal is an oxymoron re Governor Schweitzer (MT)

Joel S. Hirschhorn: Shame on the Democrats and their community organizers (1 comments)

Amanda Lang: Global Starvation Ignored by American Policy Elites

Andreas Umland: Tony Barber and Charles Clover: Invasion's ideologues

Andreas Umland: Fred Weir: Moscow's Moves in GeorgiaTrack a Script by Right-Wing Prophet (1 comments)

Margaret Bassett: Palin Sides With Cheney on Vice Presidential Powers

Joan Brunwasser: The Vice-Presidential Debate

Joan Brunwasser: Edge of the Abyss

Joan Brunwasser: Hockey Mom on Thin Ice

Joan Brunwasser: Why These Guys from Hollywood Want YOU to Vote

Thursday, October 2:

Margaret Bassett: Sarah Pales in Comnparison

Amanda Lang: Homeowner rescue plan that could solve the banking crisis?

Sean Fenley: Does the Bailout Bill Mark the End of America as We Know It?

Darren Wolfe: Two-Party Debates (1 comments)

Hans Bennett: Urgent Action Alert! Prisoners Under Attack in Camp Hill's SMU (1 comments)

Len Hart: The Twilight of the GOP on the Eve of Great Depression II

chris rice: ALERT: Call Congress AGAIN NO BAILOUT!!! (1 comments)

Laudyms: Capital Crisis Will Wreck Both Parties

Charlie L: Latest Palin Gaffe: Can't Name Supreme Court Case Other Than Roe V. Wade (1 comments)

ibrahim turner: Gilad Atzmon - Credit Crunch or rather Zio Punch?

Sheila Samples: Bailout: When all else fails, try bribery

Sheila Samples: Mendacious, Manipulating . . . Maverick? Hardly. Today's real McCain

Sheila Samples: Truth, lies and ticker tape

Sheila Samples: The odd couple of global spirituality

DC Rapier: Mad Dog Palin": Rolling Stone

Amanda Lang: Fire (Or Impeach) Paulson and His Stooges!

Sharon Froehlich: Steven Reynolds: McCain Raises Expectations for Palin in Debate

Amanda Lang: Make-Believe Maverick

Andreas Umland: Who pushed Medvedev? (4 comments)

Kim Cummings: Think Progress » John McCain Must Release His Medical Records

Kim Cummings: Surprise! Congress Listened to the Voting Public! |


Wednesday, October 1:

Dan Lieberman: Candidates Face the Ross Perot Voters

Sheila Samples: Will Wall Street's Meltdown Turn America Into a Police State?

Sheila Samples: The Case of the Disappearing Banking Industry

Darren Wolfe: An Open Letter to my Friends on the Left

Sheila Samples: Muslim Children Gassed at Mosque After 'Obsession' DVD Hits Ohio

Amanda Lang: : Here's How to Fix the Wall Street Mess ...from Michael Moore

Ashin Mettacara: Who should be awarded or the winner of Salford Freedom?

Michael Collins: IPS Plan to Pay for Recovery

Margaret Bassett: Turning a Wall Street Giveaway Into a Rescue for All Americans

Sheila Samples: Morford: What's your poison, citizen?

Margaret Bassett: Demand Senate Pass the Sanders Millionaire Tax Amendment TODAY |

DC Rapier: Top 10 Reasons Sarah Palin Will Cancel the Debate

Kim Cummings: Cyber Security Expert: Hackers Planning To Steal Election For McCain |

chris rice: Bail~Out$ Will Go To China (4 comments)

Margaret Bassett: Here's a Better Bailout Plan

Margaret Bassett: 12 Eye-Opening Thoughts About the Bailout's Defeat



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