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October 2010

Sunday, October 31:

How the Banks Put the Economy Underwater - (1 comments)

The Grand Old Plot Against the Tea Party -

The Makings of History / Politics and the bench By Tom Segev

Virtual Failure on the Border -

Frank Rich: The Grand Old Plot Against the Tea Party

David Broder Wants a Disastrous War with Iran to Boost the U.S. Economy

Attention All Flag-Wavers. You Want War? Pay For It

Gideon Levy: Israel is proud to present: The aggressor-victim

Analyze this: ABC News clarifies Andrew Breitbart's role

Frank Rich: The Grand Old Plot Against the Tea Party

Saturday, October 30:

David Corn: Elizabeth Warren: A Post-Election Weapon for Obama?

'Sanity' rally pleads for tolerance, but stars don't plead for Dem voters

Torture Is Finally Mentioned on the Last Day of Omar Khadr's Sentencing Hearing at Guantánamo

The Tea Party Constitution Versus the Thomas Jefferson Constitution

Lawrence Goodwyn: The Great Predicament Facing Obama | | AlterNet

Friday, October 29:

Olbermann Explains the Tea Party

4 Reasons Why Jon Stewart's Restoring Sanity Rally Is Great for Progressives

Secret Money in Iowa -

Roger Cohen: Crunch Time

Kevin Drum: Do the Rich Need Coddling?

Meltdown of the Macher: Abe Foxman loses it, calls Israeli interviewer a bigot and condemns the Seinfeld "Soup Nazi"

Paul Krugman: Divided We Fail

Towards Martial Law in America: Authority to Deploy Troops Domestically during 'National Emergencies' (2 comments)

Thursday, October 28:

E.J. Dionne, Jr. - The Pa. Senate campaign: Bewitched by Christine O'Donnell

Karl Rove questions Sarah Palin's suitability for president

Paul Salopek: Land Mines Are War Crimes (1 comments)

Dan Froomkin: Job-Creation Idea No. 13: No Better Time Than Now To Build The Future

Rand Paul Headstomper Just the Latest Violent Right-Winger: 17 More Instances of Recent Violence by Conservatives

Can't Keep A Bad Idea Down

Wednesday, October 27:

Mortgage Fraud and Foreclosure Fraud The Perfect No-Prosecution Crime | Greg Hunter's USAWatchdog

Knesset panel approves controversial bill allowing towns to reject residents - Haaretz Daily Newspaper | Israel News (1 comments)

Pepe Escobar: Aziz's story will remain untold


"In the Face of This Truth" by Robert Jensen -- YES! Magazine

Increased Tensions with Unresolved 9/11 Issues | Project Censored (5 comments)

How and Why We Subpoenaed Election Thief Karl Rove

Ezili Danto: Haitian cholera epidemic preventable by Ezili Danto (1 comments)

Bin Laden: "I am Not Involved in September 11 Attacks" Full "Ummat" Interview 9/18/01 (4 comments)

James K. Galbraith: Attack on the Middle Class!!

David Corn: How Obama Lost the Narrative

The Politicians Who Cried "Crisis," P. L. Thomas

Tuesday, October 26:

David Corn: Tea Partiers and the Need for Anger Management

Top Six Established Laws That Tea Partiers Claim Are Unconstitutional

The Supreme Court Sold Out Our Democracy -- How to Fight the Corporate Takeover of Our Elections

Andy Ostroy: An Open Letter to Democratic Voters (1 comments) - Toxic Brew (1 comments)

Eugene Robinson - For President Obama, a progressive blitz was not an option (1 comments)

Dan Froomkin: 'Female Obama' Kamala Harris, California AG Candidate, Targeted By Big Business

The Financial Puzzle Behind 911 by David DeGraw (1 comments)

Tentherism: The Bizarre Ideology Behind Tea Partiers' Plans to Kill Social Security and Child Labor Laws

Roger Cohen: Turkey Steps Out

Leonard Pitts, Jr. - Voters deserve better than Christine O'Donnell, the Delaware dolt -- or do they?

NYT v. the world: WikiLeaks coverage

Bob Herbert: The Corrosion of America (1 comments)

Monday, October 25:

Pelosi haters haven't looked closely at her record

ADL Sidles Up to Anti-Muslim Bigotry

Seymour Hersh: Judging the cyber war terrorist threat

JTA: Cantor proposes separating Israel aid from foreign ops budget - Laura Rozen -

E.J. Dionne Jr. - Voters are in the dark on campaign spending

Tentherism: The Bizarre Ideology Behind Tea Partiers' Plans to Kill Social Security and Child Labor Laws (1 comments)

The Israel Lobby: Targeting Democrats for Election Day Defeat (1 comments)

Erik Prince Blackwater & XE Tycoon, Contractor, Soldier, Spy

Paul Krugman: Falling Into the Economic Chasm

Sunday, October 24:

Nancy Pelosi Takes the Heat: 'If I Were Not Effective They Wouldn't Care About Me' (2 comments)

Nick Turse: US dug in for long haul in Afghanistan

US and Israel: Blinded by the Right

Tim Fernholz: In the Loophole

Sabotage: Netanyahu's New Bag of Tricks (1 comments)

Congressional hopefuls avoid media, events at 11th hour of elections by Sandhya Somashekhar

Frank Rich: What Happened to Change We Can Believe In?

Saturday, October 23:

Teachers Don't Have Free Speech (1 comments)

Fascist America: Is This Election the Next Turn?

Bob Herbert: The Way We Treat Our Troops

Friday, October 22:

Radical Right -- A Lifetime of "You're On Your Own" (2 comments)

David Corn: Joe Miller's Extreme Anti-Gay Adviser

Rachael Corrie Trial: Justice, Israeli style (1 comments)

Our Coming Mega-Drought (1 comments)

The Federal Reserve clandestine bailout of the $3 trillion commercial real estate industry - My Budget 360

Teachers' democratic rights under attack in US and another reason authors should be allowed to post anonymously (14 comments)

One out of seven Americans recieving food assistance - my Budget 360

Paul Krugman: British Fashion Victims

Jewish and Republican

Thursday, October 21:

Has Osama Bin Laden been dead for seven years - and are the U.S. and Britain covering it up to continue war on terror?

Is Al-Qaeda a Front Group For The US Military-Industrial Complex? Infowars Ireland (2 comments)

Dan Froomkin: Job-Creation Idea No. 11: Buy American -- If You Can

Not-So-Steeped in History: US Tea Party Should Keep Its Hands Off Hitler

Political Debates: Took What I Hated and Made It a Part of Me by Jeffrey H. Toney

Iran's Fixed, Flexible and Harmful Economy

John Roberts’s America

Gail Collins: The Fury Failure (1 comments)

EDITORIAL: Organized Money Strikes

Wednesday, October 20:

Dreams of 2008: Obama's Lost Magic

Dahlia Lithwick: Why Ginni Thomas made that weird phone call to Anita Hill (1 comments)

Yes indeed, show us all the map!

Andy Borowitz: Three Things to Do When Clarence Thomas's Wife Calls You

Dan Froomkin: Nine Stories The Press Is Underreporting -- Fraud, Fraud And More Fraud

EPA in the cross hairs

Katrina vanden Heuvel - Predator's ball

Pepe Escobar: And the winner is ... Muqtada

Boeing Drops Bomb in Senate Race

Legend of the Fall: Snapshots of What's Wrong in the Education Debate, P. L. Thomas

The International Libertarian: Raising Eyebrows at a Peace Rally

Living in the Plastic Age

The Apocryphal Midterm Election

Tuesday, October 19:

Geithner Talks About China Currency in Palo Alto

US: The dishonest broker

The Death of the Liberal Class

Cuomo the Second Tea Party Candidate - Billy Wharton

David Corn: Campaign 2012: Watch Out for Mitt Romney!

Bob Herbert: That Sinking Feeling

Robert Reich: The Perfect Storm

Monday, October 18:

Rally To Restore Sanity's Roots: 'It's So Genius, It Almost Doesn't Make Any Sense Whatsoever'

Writers refuse to face horrors of Afghan war

Taking Care of Our Own in Iraq, with Ira Glass

Tom Brokaw: The Wars That America Forgot About

E.J. Dionne Jr. - GOP's election strategy lets others do its dirty work

Paul Krugman: Rare and Foolish

Sunday, October 17:

Education Crisis: Testing and Firing Teachers Doesn't Work (3 comments)

Haiti Information Project (HIP): Moving beyond charity in Haiti

Frank Rich: The Rage Won't End on Election Day (1 comments)

Bob Herbert: The Mississippi Pardons

Friday, October 15:

WikiLeaks and 9/11: What if? (17 comments)

David Corn: There's Already a Big Winner in 2010: GOP and Its Secret-Money Allies

Arianna Huffington: Choking on Its Contrived Objectivity, the Media Refuses to Take a Stand on Sanity (2 comments)

Eugene Robinson - 2010: The year of politicking insanely

Philip Giraldi speaks his mind

Lessons Learned: Sometimes No Day at the Beach by Norma Bowe and Jeffrey H. Toney

Paul Krugman: The Mortgage Morass

Thursday, October 14:

Christine O'Donnell: 'I've Got Sean Hannity In My Back Pocket' (4 comments)

t r u t h o u t | Chile's Ghosts Are Not Being Rescued

The Invisible Six Point Democratic Lead (1 comments)

Tea Party Frontrunner: Abolish Public Schools

Iraq War Due to Rumsfeld's Lies (1 comments)

Dan Froomkin: Access To Justice In U.S. At Third-World Levels, Says Survey

First They Came for the Leftists (1 comments)

The Main Question that Israel Misses

Since Dick Cheney shot him, Harry Whittington's aim has been to move on (1 comments)

Wednesday, October 13:

Dan Froomkin: Backdoor Draft Winding Down -- For Now

Education of a President

Mark Morford: Sympathy for the wretched politician

They hate us for our occupations (1 comments)

Dark days ahead for accountability, freedom

The Week in Editorial Cartoons - Exorcism, InsaniTea, and Helping Jerry Brown

Tuesday, October 12:

The fate of our freedoms: Implications of debating the NYC mosque

Palin Doubles Down on "Death Panels"

When Karl Rove Squeals, You're Doing Something Right (1 comments)

A "Gate" Worthy of the Name--"ForeclosureGate"

Dan Froomkin: Job Creation Idea No. 9: Encourage Banks To Lend -- Or Else

Obama's Shadowy Drone War: Taking Out the Terrorists by Remote Control

Editorial - Justice Thomas and His Wife

Juan Cole: Ahmadinejad and the Limits of American and Israeli Power

Top 1% controll 42% of financial wealth in the US. Mybudget360

"Where's Mohammed? Not in the Washington Post or the Denver Post. Shameful" by Michael D. Brown

Beyond Columbus Day - Billy Wharton

Monday, October 11:

Conservatives Push Absurd Lie that Wall Street Hustlers Were Innocent Victims ... of Poor People

E.J. Dionne Jr. - Shadowy players in a new class war

A Long History of America's Dark Side (2 comments)

GOP deserves a Nobel Prize for political alchemy

Senate's injustice to Obama's judicial nominees

Paul Krugman: Hey, Small Spender

Sunday, October 10:

Campaign Finance Rules Now Threaten Control of US Elections (Video)

Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas and His Wife's Controversial Tea Party Activism

The Blue Meanies of our Age, by T.M. Elkins

Frank Rich: Facebook Politicians Are Not Your Friends

Saturday, October 9:

The Karzai Family Fortune, Courtesy of U.S. Taxpayers

Jim Lobe: Losing the propaganda war

Foreclosuregate and Obama's "Pocket Veto"

Joshua Green: Why is This GOP House Candidate Dressed as a Nazi? (4 comments)

The Canadian Charger welcomes back George Galloway (1 comments)

Bob Herbert: Policy at Its Worst

The reality of Israel

Friday, October 8:

RT: Al-Qaeda or Al-Tricko? 'US cries wolf to rev up world for dominance war'

Jonathan Martin: Sarah Palin speaks to electability issue

Sarah Palin's Qualifications: A Never-Ending Debate

Dan Froomkin: Job Creation Idea No. 8: Time For A New WPA

The Family: Secretive Christian Group of Conservative Lawmakers Building a 'God-Led' Government

Paul Krugman: The End of the Tunnel

Thursday, October 7:

Robert Reich: The Secret Big Money Takeover of America

Don't Say YOU Were NOT Warned!

Obama's Congo Moment: Genocide, the U.N. Report and Senate Bill 2125

Joy of Living in Tokyo

Christine O'Donnell: 'I didn't go to Yale' in latest TV ad

Corporate Hijacking of Our Elections Is Well Under Way, with Foreign Companies Chipping in to Destroy Our Democracy (1 comments)

Progressive Dissent Is in the FBI's Crosshairs

Nicholas Kristof: Senator Jim DeMint and Morality

What a GOP Majority Would Mean

Pennsylvania Has Been Monitoring You!

Wednesday, October 6:

Philip Giraldi: Birth of the National Security State

Clean and Open American Elections

The New Jim Crow: A Book Review by Steven Sherman (1 comments)

Delaware Wiccan Speaks Out on Christine O'Donnell and Witches

Amy Fried, Ph.D.: Do Jews Really Control the Media? (30 comments)

Hacking the D.C. Internet Voting Pilot

FDL: Rep. Gutierrez: McEntee is "Disgrace to Labor Movement" for Endorsing Rahm for Mayor (1 comments)

National Review Writers Defend County Whose Subscription-Only Firefighters Watched Home Burn Down (3 comments)

Tuesday, October 5:

Simon Tisdall: Obama faces humiliation over Middle East talks

Anne Applebaum - Terror warnings: Be specific or be quiet

Hunter S. Thompson's 1958 cover letter for a newspaper job (7 comments)

Eugene Robinson: Christine O'Donnell 'looks like she might be a witch'

Bob Herbert: That's Where the Money Is

Don't Let the Russ Feingolds Go Down For the Sins of the Blanche Lincolns

Monday, October 4:

Anne Applebaum: The State Department's vague security warnings to Americans in Europe do more harm than good

Christopher Hitchens: Is it so offensive to note the effectiveness of the Jewish lobby?

AFP: Foreclosures bungle could hit US banks

E.J. Dionne Jr. - Health reform's reality vs. its parody

Paul Krugman: Fear and Favor

Sunday, October 3:

Netanyahu Humiliates Obama Again | (1 comments)

Netanyahu humiliates Obama again

Obama is humiliated by Israeli blackmail (1 comments)

Really, Jon Stewart of The Daily Show? Really?

Amy Fried, Ph.D.: A Humorous Take on Rick Sanchez

Frank Rich: The Very Useful Idiocy of Christine O'Donnell

Saturday, October 2:

Bob Herbert: The Campaign Disconnect

"Obama's Wars": The Real Story Bob Woodward Won't Tell (1 comments)

Dana Milbank: Tea Party may snuff out a chance to shrink government

GOP Operatives Say their "Speaker Education Project" is Nonpartisan

Friday, October 1:

If An Agent Knocks (the Booklet)

Kevin Drum: Wall Street's Sigh of Relief

Eugene Robinson - Afghanistan: A war without end, or rationale

Paul Krugman: Taking On China (1 comments)


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