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November 2010

Tuesday, November 30:

Two Americas: The Over Privileged and The Ignored (5 comments)

Congress is Acting Like the Wizard of Oz (1 comments)

Why Good Grades Are Important To Start A Successful Career (2 comments)

Wikileaks and the New Global Order; America's Wake-Up Call

Raise the Debt ceiling NOW to avoid Blackmail next Spring (5 comments)

Shall the Truth Set Us Free? (with a surprise afterword by Greg Palast) (6 comments)

Scientists Confirm that Dispersants Are Increasing Contamination in the Gulf

The Showdown On Tax Cuts for the Rich (5 comments)

Using Consultative Selling To Land The Job

Fake or Real Christmas Tree: What Would Jesus Do? (1 comments)

A Few Words on Leslie Nielsen (1 comments)

Burma's junta pays no heed to Freedom of Expression

Massive Fraud in Haiti's Sham Elections

The New York Times Again Censoring WikiLeaks (1 comments)

Fabricating Terror (10 comments)

Monday, November 29:

Seeking Republican Patriots: How Reining in Anonymous Attack Ads Can Help Save Our Democracy (1 comments)

"Cablegate" Raises Question: How Does a Superpower Dominate? (1 comments)

Judge bars certification of Oklahoma anti-Islam constitutional amendment (5 comments)

*Krause to Congress: On Dec 1st Examine the Kent State Tape

Sally McMillan: The President's Photographer

Pardoning a Whistleblower (1 comments)

Missing the Mark on Deficits (2 comments)

Cable Leaked by Wikileaks Reveals Honduras Coup Was Illegal (1 comments)

Real Hope Is About Doing Something (7 comments)


Cables Hold Clues to US-Iran Mysteries (1 comments)

WikiLeaks' Release of State Department Cables: This is What US Diplomacy Looks Like (1 comments)

Stark Naked at the Airport (6 comments)

Stop These Wars Or We'll Fill Your Jails (2 comments)

The Latest WikiLeaks Disclosure, a Reaction and Reflection (2 comments)

Skirts On Fire (7 comments)

Review of the Book "The Death of the Liberal Class:"How the Liberals Managed to Commit Collective Suicide (5 comments)

Bumbling Terrorists (2 comments)

End Dynasty Welfare. Start the "Dynasty Tax" (19 comments)

Ralph Lopez: Swanson the War Myth-Buster

Imperial America's End Time (1 comments)

U.S. Gets Human Rights Advice From the World (1 comments)

Mohamed Osman Mohamud: Terrorist or Victim? (2 comments)

GOP Rep. asks Clinton to declare WikiLeaks a "foreign terrorist organization' (5 comments)

Sunday, November 28:

The Stench of US Economic Decay Grows Stronger (15 comments)

Working Class Culture (4 comments)

What Is the Fair Measure of Justice? (11 comments)

Pentagon issues grim review of Afghanistan war


The Three Michelles: Music to My Ears This Holiday

A Letter to President Obama From a Frustrated Supporter (16 comments)

WikiLeaks v. Cone of Silence (7 comments)

The Yahoos are in Charge: Taking It Out on the Kids...and the Grandkids

US Lies About N. Korea Situation (46 comments)

U.S. LOOKING FOR A FIGHT (6 comments)

Iran's 'Nuclear" perspective (1 comments)

More Serendipity: BIODIVERSITY plus our ONGOING MELT-DOWN-in-ECONOMICS, and Need for Better Education

Without health care, the U.S. will lose the perpetual war (32 comments)

The Suspension of Disbelief : Schizophrenic America (6 comments)

The Nuclear Train Wreck: North Korea is Just the Beginning (3 comments)

Letter to all nations (1 comments)


With Sorrow and Foreboding, The Spectre of Endless War (1 comments)

The New York Times: What Passes for Journalism in the Newspaper of Record (4 comments)

Saturday, November 27:

North Korea: A Bastard State (21 comments)

In The Year 2025 (3 comments)

Harvey Wasserman: The War in Afghanistan is Not about Afghanistan

Official Washington Worries WikiLeak Will Reveal Inconsistent Approach to Terror (8 comments)

David Swanson: 'Freedom Watch' Threw a War and Nobody Came (2 comments)

What was, What is, and What's Coming Next

Reviewing "Decision Points" - G.W. Bush's memoir (1 comments)

Studs Terkel on "The Sound of the Human Voice" (1 comments)

America and Britain's "Special Relationship", has it served the people? Not on your nelly. (3 comments)

Why intellectuals need to re-consider their cynicism against Black Friday shoppers. (5 comments)

Getting To The Point - Plus, Other Interviewing Tips (1 comments)

America Is Fast Becoming Its Own Worst Enemy (8 comments)

BDS update: Anti-apartheid Hagues

TSA As Metaphor (8 comments)

Oscar Lopez Rivera: Imprisoned for Supporting Puerto Rican Independence

Now government wants proof you're not a terrorist when buying a car (16 comments)

Ezili Danto: Haiti elections neither free nor fair (2 comments)

Losing the Real Bradley Manning Story

Friday, November 26:

5 Videos You Should See This Week (November 27th)

More Than a Bribe: Obama Surrenders Palestinian Rights

The U.S. Economy: Stand by for more worse news (8 comments)

Vanunu and Pollard: Time for Compassion and Common Sense (1 comments)

Afghanistan is about perpetual war

*Airports in the "Land of the Free"

So Many Messages (2 comments)

The TSA, the Right, and My Busted Watch (5 comments)

Real Men Don't Move to the Middle (11 comments)

Tom Delay Convicted of Money Laundering, A Harbinger of Things to Come? (3 comments)

NATO Arctic Security and Canadian Sovereignty in the Far North

Capitalism and AIDS (1 comments)

Space; Our Last Chance

Thanklessness is destroying us. . . (1 comments)

Identity of Fear - Why you must name your children as numerals (1 comments)

TDPS: Tax cuts for the rich compromise will HURT Obama & Dems in 2012

Rev. Dan Vojir: Pushing Us Over The Edge: Holy Evil Lurches Towards Christmas (3 comments)

Obama's Bush Doctrine in Korea (1 comments)

NancyT: Chanukah on Christmas Avenue: Raising a Jewish family in Winterhaven (1 comments)

Enabling Bullies (1 comments)

U.S. Abstains on UN Resolution Condemning Unlawful Execution

Inseparable Bedfellows: Crime and Its Context

Enhanced Airport Screening Controversy (10 comments)

Extend Bush Tax Cuts? Don't Call it Compromise, it is Surrender (4 comments)

Haiti's Deepening Cholera Crisis

The Rules of the Game (1 comments)

Thursday, November 25:

Russia and NATO: "Not a piece of furniture" (1 comments)

The Mother of all Appeasements and The Father of all Extortions

The FIRE Next Time: End-Game for the Elite's One-Way Class War (4 comments)

Thanksgiving in America: US corporations shatter profit records

On Being Thankful

*The New Civil War: Banksters vs. Middle-class Homeowners and Workers (14 comments)

3 Things You Can Do to Keep the Deficit Fearmongers From Looting Social Security (2 comments)

Obama Needs an Enemy - Or Else, 'What's Up, Lame-duck?' (1 comments)

Fairness and the Bristol Stomp (1 comments)

Some Vignettes for Thanksgiving (5 comments)

Tom DeLay, Al Capone and a Smidgeon of Justice (15 comments)

Exposing Israel's Fraudulent Third Periodic Report to the UN (1 comments)


Wednesday, November 24:

Sing for your supper (2 comments)

American Collateral Damage (1 comments)

The Thankful & The Thankless (4 comments)

NATO, is there an alternative? You bet. (1 comments)

U.S. Recruits Russia As Junior Partner To Maintain Global Dominance (3 comments)

CFR President Richard Haass Plays Six Degrees of Iran With North Korea (1 comments)

Right Wing is Ginning Up the Outrage Against TSA to Privatize Airport Security and Prevent Unionization (15 comments)

On Korea, Here We Go Again! (4 comments)


Voter Empowerment - Not a New Party (6 comments)

Avoiding Nuclear Destruction: By The Skin Of Our Teeth (1 comments)

"Gunboat Diplomacy" (1 comments)

Fail and Grow Rich on Wall Street

Why Fox News Loves the (Other) N-Word (1 comments)

Latest North/South Korean Exchange (4 comments)

Obama mixes religion and government (4 comments)

Information Poverty and Giving Thanks

The Russell Tribunal on Palestine: London Session (2 comments)

The stench of the police state at US airports (2 comments)

Michael Chertoff, Bend Over, Please" (33 comments)

Tuesday, November 23:

Beyond "1984': New Frontiers of Mass Surveillance (2 comments)

We Must Do Justice Better (11 comments)

Time to HOWL Again: A Movie Review (1 comments)

*Bank Run Protest Spreads to USA (13 comments)

President Obama should turn a Deaf Ear to chatter About Not Running Again (7 comments)

Our torn social contract (3 comments)

Sally McMillan: They're here because we're there!

A Liar's Narrative: George W. Bush's "Decision Points" (2 comments)

Bush Gloats Over Dan Rather's Ouster (2 comments)

Mickey Z. Interviews David Swanson on War Lies

Government yells "Terrorism" to justify TSA procedures

THE CASE FOR A ONE-TERM PRESIDENCY - Eliminating The Evils Of Re-Election

Psycho-Babbling Obama (23 comments)

*Agribusiness shows its true colors! (1 comments)

A Principled Solution for the Deficit and Recession (5 comments)

Judge extends ban on Oklahoma anti-Islam amendment

The Case of the Angola 3 --A review of the new film "In The Land of the Free..."

Sarah Palin's Narrative Makeover: Cosmetic Surgery Applied to Her Story (5 comments)

Obama Progressivism: The Post-Mortem (11 comments)

Haiti's Sham Elections: Solidifying Imperial Control (1 comments)

Die for a Tie: How the Korean War Began (2 comments)

How To Choose The Right Business As An Angel Investor (1 comments)

Remembering Chalmers Ashby Johnson (8/6/31 - 11/20/10) (3 comments)

TSA GESTAPO EMPIRE (30 comments)

Monday, November 22:

Tree of Gernika

The Private Prison Industrial Complex (30 comments)

U.S. Intelligence Thwarted Attack on Iran (4 comments)

*How do you define true "health" or "least rate of aging"? (1 comments)

Obama's Bribe; Palestinians Will Be The Losers - Again (1 comments)

My Friend Barack (5 comments)

Walking the Talk versus Walking off the Cliff (3 comments)

Power and the Tiny Acts of Rebellion (34 comments)

Lisbon Summit: NATO Proclaims Itself Global Military Force

Who's Behind the Deficit Crisis? (2 comments)

Sarah Palin is Us (4 comments)

Saul Anuzis' Racist Friend (3 comments)

Republicans Win, Mother Earth Loses (1 comments)

Are We in This Together?

Rev. Dan Vojir: Pope OKs Condoms For Gay Porn Stars!! (1 comments)

The right to demonstrate is the sign of a healthy democracy

St. Peter's Choice (1 comments)

TSA and The Junk Man: The Thanksgiving Trojan Horse

America: Night of the Living Dead (6 comments)

"The People's Work" (Welcome to the Occupation, Part 2)

The Stench of American Hypocrisy, Part 2 (19 comments)

Franklin P. Lamb: Lebanon's Special Tribunal as bludgeon against Hezbolah (1 comments)

Roger D. Rothenberger: How to Really Fix What's Really Wrong With the American Government (1 comments)

Afghanistan, Viet Nam Redux

If It's On Your Resume - You're Eventually Going To Be Questioned (1 comments)

[Click to edit] Nazi Era Black Budget Programs are Killing America and Control the President

*Reflections on James T. Kloppenberg's READING OBAMA: DREAMS, HOPE, AND THE AMERICAN POLITICAL TRADITION (1 comments)

Republicans push for wealthy tax cuts at the expense of middle-class (1 comments)

*Quis custodiet ipsos custodes? (1 comments)

Recirculating Aquaponics - The Future of Food (1 comments)

Destructive Neoliberal Austerity

In Terror Prosecution Cases, Justice Does Not Mean Convictions (1 comments)

The Windy City Makes Waves for Peace, Equity and Justice in Palestine

Stone Age Brain, Space Age Culture

Sunday, November 21:

Why Carville Won't Apologize to Obama for his Balls Crack (5 comments)

Nuclear weapons: 20 facts they don't want you to think about (1 comments)

Thom Hartmann: If you're hungry, are you free? (2 comments)

What the Republicans and Teapublicans Have Done So Far: Get Me Outta "Toon Town! (1 comments)

Human Trafficking Is A (Non-) Metaphor For Our Times (1 comments)

Why We Should Fly Naked This Thanksgiving. (1 comments)

NO FAIRNESS DOCTRINE WON THE ELECTION - On The Incredible Right Wing Media Advantage -

The New War Congress: An Obama-Republican War Alliance? (1 comments)

I Feel You (1 comments)

The wacky little Caesars of Upstate New York (1 comments)

Do Human Rights Exist? (10 comments)

As the US spirals downward, a growing percentage of Americans seem all too willing to turn a blind eye (24 comments)

Response to Religionists who are Badmouthing Nonbelievers (8 comments)

They call him "America's Hitler"

Brave New World (9 comments)

Listening and Learning from my 19 year old "Concerned Citizen"

Haiti's Cholera Epidemic: Mounting Illnesses and Deaths, Inadequate Aid (1 comments)

Is it US Strategy to Wage Perpetual War in Afghanistan? (12 comments)

Saturday, November 20:

Goldman Sachs Investor Buffett Thanks "Uncle Sam" for Bailout (3 comments)

WHAT'S REALLY BEHIND QE2? (5 comments)

George W. Bush: Dupe or Deceiver? (4 comments)

Phantom Threats and Other Absurdities (1 comments)

Students are supposed to read books, not burn them (1 comments)

Jonathan Westminster: "The 15% Solution," Serialization, 3rd Installment: Chapter Two

Increased Tensions with Unresolved 9/11 Issues (19 comments)

FDA to Put Horror Comic Graphics on Cig Packs

Sheila Dean: NSTIC: Not-So Trusted Identity in Cyberspace

Media Democracy in Action's Project Censored: Cuba Provided the Firstest and Mostest Aid to Haiti after the Earthquake (2 comments)

Democrats Must Find a New Presidential Candidate in 2012 (5 comments)

Unrecognized Palestinians: Illegally Demolishing Their Homes and Villages

Please Contact Your Congressional Representatives (Unless Something Important Comes Up) (1 comments)

Why the Battle Against TSA Groping and Body Scanners is Justified (65 comments)

5 Videos You Should See This Week (November 20th) (1 comments)

Friday, November 19:

US Consumers Urged to Splurge (3 comments)

Ezili Danto: Avatar Haiti: November 18, 2010 Vertieres Rememberances and Interview with Ezili Dantò (1 comments)

Surely, No One Should Be Surprised that Palin Plays the Race Card

Wikiarguments: A practical plan to get big money out of politics

Illness Plagues Gulf Residents in BP's Aftermath (3 comments)

It's the Economic Collapse, and We're Not Stupid (1 comments)

Dear Sarah, You're not Alaska.

Hateful Days

The Billionaires Want More, More, More (2 comments)

Warren Buffett Thanks Uncle Sam: And Values GOVERNMENT (5 comments)

Countering the Right's "American" Con (1 comments)


The Pot and The Kettles (3 comments)

The Fires of Failure

NATO: Afghan War Model For Future 21st Century Operations

Patricia A. Smith: Groping for Truth Behind Airport Security (2 comments)

Obama Watch: Day 17 - The Missing Mojo (2 comments)

Representative Alan Grayson on What the Rich Might Do With Their Tax Cut (15 comments)

Ethnically Cleansing East Jerusalem

Stonewalling Goldstone

New York's Mayor Bloomberg announces 10,000 job cuts

Thursday, November 18:

Ghailani Verdict Proves Civilian Trials Fair, Safe, and Effective (1 comments)


Norman Solomon: Progressives Must Push Back From Below (15 comments)

The Reagan Revolution Redux (6 comments)

The Lesson of Repression (1 comments)

Dentist X For Police Commissioner (1 comments)

Just When You Think Bush Can Sink No Lower, He Does (17 comments)

Fox's Obama "socialism" smear comes straight from the top (1 comments)

Bill Clinton: Haiti's Neocolonial Overlord (7 comments)

Previewing the EU-Ukraine November 2010 Summit

U.S. - Japan Security Agreement a threat to U.S. Security? (1 comments)

Congressman Ron Paul on TSA's Calamity: "We Have Accepted the Notion That We Should Be Treated Like Cattle" (8 comments)

*Growing Habitat, AmeriCorps, etc. for today and tomorrows' New Orleans (1 comments)

The Hatred and Violence in our Society Today

NO Help Wanted: American Workers Need Not Apply (4 comments)

*Aung San Suu Kyi aims to restore Panglong Spirit in Burma

Senate Hearing with TSA Chief: "Have You Received the Law Enforcement-Style Pat-Down?" (20 comments)

Scanners - The Prequel (10 comments)

America's Gulf: The greatest ever environmental crime (2 comments)

Wednesday, November 17:

Why Can't We Be the Job Creators? (10 comments)

How Republicans Created Executive Branch Hegemony (16 comments)

Jack Blackshear: Obama Should Play the Race Card (6 comments)

After NATO Summit, U.S. To Intensify Military Drive Into Asia

The Obscure Ruination of a Single Human Life (4 comments)

Protesters Say George Bush Library Should be a Pile of Rubble (2 comments)

Now we have to worry about TSA perverts and pedophiles? (7 comments)

The Man Who Shattered Our Economy (11 comments)

Sheila Dean: Demand TSA address privacy concerns of flyers

With No Values, the United States Will Never Have Justice (1 comments)

Terrorism, its roots, and the smart way to combat it (4 comments)

Reducing Our Country's Huge Debts (1 comments)

The Militarization of the World: The Case of Iran (8 comments)

BS and circuses, and the end of empires

Airbrushing Bush, and Why (9 comments)

We "Good" Americans of Today, Like the "Good" Germans of the 1930's and 40's (6 comments)

A Bribe Too Good to Refuse

Haiti's Cholera Epidemic Sparks Outrage

How the Left can better market its message (17 comments)

Avalon (11 comments)

Tuesday, November 16:

Cantor Recants

Andy Worthington: Guantánamo: Obama Hits Rock Bottom (1 comments)

BECKWATCH: On Rick Perry - An Homage To Molly Ivins

The People Spoke. But What Did They Say? (1 comments)

*THE JFK CASE: THE TWELVE WHO BUILT THE OSWALD LEGEND (Part 4: When the U-2 Goes Down, Oswald is Ready to Return) (1 comments)

Blind Man's Bluff: Hitchens Pays Obeisance to His One True God (2 comments)

Let's Pass Some Laws Before the Republicans Head Into Town (after all, that's what they'd do) (2 comments)

*Honey, I balanced the Federal Budget! (and you can too) (2 comments)

The US Midterm Massacre

The Deficit Commission Con Job (6 comments)

European Union and Serbia will both benefit from extradition of Mladic

Joe Miller Is Mine! (1 comments)

The End Result of the Mugging of the Truth (2 comments)

Bush Life After The Books Are Closed (1 comments)

Actions Speak Louder than Words (1 comments)

Let's Pass Some Laws Before the Republicans Head Into Town (after all, that's what they'd do) (19 comments)

The US Department of Defense is the Worst Polluter on the Planet (4 comments)

We Do Not Consent to Warrantless "Porno-Scanning" in Airports (51 comments)

Even Bill O'Reilly Thinks Glenn Beck Is Crazier Than a Bag Full of Squirrels

The Irreverent Frog (1 comments)

Washington Backing Indonesian State Terror

Class Warfare Jeopardizing American Workers' Rights (1 comments)

Monday, November 15:

Still lapdogs: Media figures host Bush's rehabilitation tour

*Call your senators right now! (1 comments)

Bush LIE-Bury Lacks Shovels (1 comments)

Dahr Jamail: Illness Plagues Gulf Residents in BP's Aftermath (1 comments)

* A Constitutional Argument Against the Filibuster as Used by the Republicans (14 comments)

Obama to reward Israel for its bad behavior (4 comments)

Semantics (1 comments)

G20 Trials and the War on Activism

The Manchurian Candidate Gives Out a Medal Of Honor

G20 Bankers of the Year: Faking It (1 comments)

The Origin of America's Intellectual Vacuum (13 comments)

This is America, We Don't Do What Makes Sense (2 comments)

Fiscal Solutions Are In Discretionary Spending (1 comments)

The Zombie Politicians and Vampire Capitalists Are Coming! (2 comments)

*"Winning" a Nuclear War (1 comments)

Once again, Democrats prepare to cave on taxes


Welcome to Rush Limbaugh and Glenn Beck's United States of Christianity (7 comments)

The Real Reasons for the USPS' Worst Year Ever! (13 comments)

In Mumia Case, Judges Argue Penalty and Sidestep Justice (1 comments)

American Style Free Trade (2 comments)

Sunday, November 14:

Bush's 'Decision Points' Is A Terrifying Journey Into the Authoritarian Mind (3 comments)

The Stench of American Hypocrisy (40 comments)

John: TSA Encounter at SAN: One Passenger Draws Attention to an Issue of Civil Liberties (18 comments)

Revenge on the Wall Street Bull

W.'s Double Whammy: Book Blitz Ambushes GOP Revival & Democrats Letting Boastful Criminals Mock Justice (2 comments)

The First Draft of George W. Bush's Memoir

Rev. Dan Vojir: Soros and Murdoch: Fighting For Control of the World! (2 comments)

Parliamentarians Raped the Interim Constitution of Nepal

Burmese military dictatorship gets feebler, democratic movement stronger (1 comments)

Obama to Switch Party (35 comments)

Torture in US Prisons (2 comments)

Is Fallujah, Iraq our economic penance? Oh you betcha!

Saturday, November 13:

Remaking the Middle East - Foreign Affairs (1 comments)

The Prenecroeconomiephiliation of a Once Great Nation (1 comments)

Aung San Suu Kyi's Release: Road to "Real' Democracy?

The Failure of the G-20 Summit (1 comments)

The Religion of Politics

Cost of Crude (1 comments)

A Small Fraction of a Man (10 comments)


Unitive Justice: The Real "Get Tough on Crime" (1 comments)

The Dark Side of Horse Racing (8 comments)


The Return of 5 Videos You Should See This Week (November 13th)

Resisting Gender Violence and the Prison Industrial Complex --An interview with Victoria Law (2 comments)

President Obama Was Caught Speaking In Tongues In Indonesia Including Money-ese at the G-20....Where Is He Really From?

*Veterans Day! Long Live Violent Death! WMD! and Rule by Investment Bankers!

"The Fear Of War Breeds War"

Sam Webb: Economy sucks for most, but not for Wall Street where profits still boom

Beating up Nancy Pelosi (3 comments)

Jonathan Westminster: "The 15% Solution," Serialization, 2nd Installment: Chapter One

*On Torture and Prosecuting the President (54 comments)

Environmental Justice Groups Deliver "Call to Action" Plan to New EPA Region 4 Head

The Bending Cross (5 comments)

Reinventing a War Criminal: Defending the Bush Legacy (2 comments)

Friday, November 12:

How Climate Change and Resource Scarcity Threaten Democracy (5 comments)

Boys into Men (2 comments)

Timetable Abandoned: U.S. And NATO To Wage Endless War In Afghanistan (3 comments)

The Tea Party's Apparent Willingness to Shut Down the Federal Government and What the Consequences May Be (6 comments)


Lisbon Summit: NATO To Retain Nuclear Arms, Build Missile Shield In Europe (1 comments)

"Amerika, Inc", What We Need to Do (1 comments)

*Veterans Day! Long Live Violent Death! WMD! and Rule by Investment Bankers!

Rush Limbaugh's Evil Fix for Childhood Obesity in America: Twinkies and Camels (2 comments)

Obama is "one and done," so now what? (8 comments)

A New American Revolution (3 comments)

Why? (4 comments)

The Fight to Save Social Security Begins Now (1 comments)

Petraeus gains negated by predatory, corrupt and ineffective Afghan governance (1 comments)

Thank You, Dick Cheney, For Giving Me the Proper Words (8 comments)

J.T. Cassidy: Unlocking Imagination

The Jobs Crisis: What Obama Should Say (3 comments)

Obama Team's Deficit Cutting Proposal: Benefit the Few, Harm the Many (11 comments)

Thursday, November 11:

With God on Our Side -- Christian Zionism Exposed (23 comments)

Cutting Social Security Is tthe New TARP (1 comments)

*Obama - Are you KIDDING??

Memo to media: There is no right-wing "smell test"

Ezili Danto: Disaster Capitalism in Haiti, New Orleans, Congo & Pakistan (2 comments)

Barack Obama, Social Security and the Final Irrelevance of the Black Misleadership Class

There Simply Aren't Enough Jobs to Employ Four out of Five Unemployed Americans (5 comments)


Happy Remembrance Day! (4 comments)

Cutting Social Security is the New TARP (2 comments)

Two Diametrically Opposed Strategies to Control the World's Critical Resources (2 comments)

The Tenth (3 comments)

China and ASEAN honor the worst vote rigging in Burma

Greyhounds: Racing to the grave (1 comments)

Rev. Dan Vojir: Another Teen Suicide's Bully May Have Listened To This "Pastor" (1 comments)

BP Oil Spill of April, 2010: Why Class Action Lawsuits May Not be in the Best Interests of Potential Plaintiffs (1 comments)

American Ponzi a new way of removing small business owners of Revenue via financial Fraud

We the People vs. The Federal Reserve (2 comments)

Tall Tillman Tales (3 comments)

Time for Palestine to Unilaterally Seek International Recognition of an Independent State (1 comments)

Laughing Convulsion

Talking Critically About Religion: The Last Taboo (1 comments)

Bush Book Tour is Great News... For Kissinger!

Israel spits in the face of America (2 comments)

Canada Stands by Israel (2 comments)

The Republicans Don't Lie, They Just Don't Like Yes or No Questions (1 comments)

The Return on Investment a Bullet offers is Death..... (1 comments)

*Veterans for Peace Must Confront Veterans for War Honestly, Educationally on Veterans Day

Lurching Toward Gomorrah: Growing Israeli Fascism (3 comments)

International Criminal Court still faces major challenges in fighting impunity

Obama Can Learn from Roosevelt

Field of Nightmares (4 comments)

Elections in Burma - US Elections - Unmistakable Similarities

*Dallas Bishop Kevin J. Farrell's Views About Abortion Are Unreasonable (1 comments)

Cholera Outbreak Hits Port-au-Prince

Public Like A Frog: "Where all are guilty, no one is" (7 comments)

America's Devolution Into Dictatorship (52 comments)

Wednesday, November 10:

Democracy By Illusion (3 comments)

Kathy Malloy: Spelling Bee

Changing the Game (1 comments)

US prepares permanent Iraq occupation

No explanation for apparent missile firing near Los Angeles (6 comments)

The Life and Times of Bush the Clueless

*To what shrinking extent do the rich any longer need the rest of us? (46 comments)

Hard Lessons from Election 2010 (12 comments)

The Idiocy of Frank Luntz: Unless We ARE All Tea Partiers (3 comments)

The New Republic's Sean Wilentz Greatly Misunderstands Movement Politics

Thoughts on Veterans' Day 2010 (4 comments)

The Power of the Media (4 comments)

San Francisco: The Beautiful Bubble (2 comments)

Inside Karl Rove's Diary: Return to Permanent Political War (2 comments)

No Cause for Parades (4 comments)

George Bush on Cindy Sheehan (page 358 of "his book") (5 comments)

Peace Held Hostage to Rotating US, Israeli Elections

Shin Bet Mistreatment of Palestinian Detainees (1 comments)

Republican Path To Progress: Retreat to Health Care (1 comments)

Tuesday, November 9:

Special Prosecutor Declines to File Criminal Charges Over Destruction of CIA Torture Tapes

*Merchant of Death Obama Sells $Billions in Weapons - Dooms India's Starving

Lost Children (11 comments)

Polluted Communities to Meet with First Black EPA Region 4 Head

How Mind Conditioning Facilitates an Agenda of Permanent War (6 comments)

Obama's Fake Muslim Outreach

Tribal loyalty versus the integrity of the individual (1 comments)

"Amerika, Inc." (6 comments)

2010 Midterms: Footprints of Election Fraud (5 comments)

Wars, Torture and Other Aspects of the New Normal Won Big in the Midterm Election (15 comments)

Israeli and American Rankings on Violence and Corruption

To Armistice Days, Past and Future (2 comments)

The Money Party Deficit Reduction Scam and Social Security (5 comments)

Monday, November 8:

Trust the vote? Not in DC! (1 comments)

America: The Incredible Shrinking Nation (2 comments)

Could We Have Predicted What Happened Last Tuesday?

Bernanke's Dollar Policy: "Save those Greenbacks for Fishwrap!"

2 Fast 2 Furious (2 comments)

Obama, Republicans embrace spending cuts and tax breaks for the wealthy

A Recipe For Fascism

Obama, Gates And Clinton In Asia: U.S. Expands Military Build-Up In The East (2 comments)

The Stockholm Syndrome and American Voters

Bush's Love fest for President Obama (1 comments)

Cindy Sheehan: See George Write (12 comments)

Bush Boasts About Waterboarding (16 comments)

The Child Soldier and Gitmo's Kangaroo Court (1 comments)

Israeli Banks Profiteering from Occupation

Big Lies, Little Lies -- Phantom Jobs (5 comments)

Sunday, November 7:

Mitch McConnell's Number One Goal is Not Helping Americans; It's Defeating President Obama (1 comments)

Press Release: Paul Jay of the Real News Network: Top Six Ways Obama and the Democratic Party Allowed a Resurgence of the Republicans (1 comments)

Obama's Peace Dividend: War Profiteering in the land of Gandhi (1 comments)

End of the Illusion; Waking Up To a New Dawn (54 comments)

*All Things Nuclear: US, Israel and Iran

See 'Ya Later (16 comments)

Tea Party Betrayed Already? (2 comments)

Be Careful What You Wish For (2 comments)

Does the Rule of Law Guarantee Justice? (3 comments)

No Second Chances (2 comments)

"The People" Didn't Speak: They Grunted! (10 comments)

Tea Party Palin Is Toast, Forfeiting Senate Supremacy While the GOP Romps (16 comments)

Tea Party Republicans Own Broken Economy and Government (4 comments)

Review: "Fair Game" Reminds Us That Citizens Can Stand Up to Their Government (7 comments)

Charles Ferguson's "Inside Job", Required Viewing by All Americans Left and Right (1 comments)

"Sometimes 'nothing' is a real cool hand."

The Solution to Fox and their Friends (1 comments)

Thom Hartmann: This is the End of the Republican Party (23 comments)

*Republicans Want to Give Taliban More Money

*Statement of East Timor and Indonesia Action Network on President Obama's Visit to Indonesia


Crossing the line and minority equality (1 comments)

American Midterm Candidates Pandered For Pro-Israel Money and Votes (3 comments)

Why Americans turned on the Democrats in the mid-term elections (10 comments)

Open Season on Muslims in America (15 comments)

*Solutions to US economic controlled demolition are obvious, but We the People must demand them (1 comments)

Saturday, November 6:

Dead Political Party Walking (4 comments)

Of Irony and Implosion (7 comments)

Raw Story: Ex-Clinton strategist: Obama needs event "similar to OKC to reconnect" with voters (2 comments)

Why the Democrats lost

Real Government

OK, Harry Reid won, but is he the leader we need? (2 comments)

What is to be done? An economic policy suggestion (4 comments)

The Democrats Prepare to Move RIght


The Youth Vote and the Election of 2012 (3 comments)

Opening Pandora's Box: The War on Terrorism (1 comments)

Rachel Maddow Gently Rolls Olbermann Under the Bus (15 comments)

One Place to Cut Spending: Kidnapping and Torture (1 comments)

Cindy Sheehan: Remember, Remember (19 comments)

Franklin P. Lamb: Lebanon demurs as Israel claims victory in the US midterm elections

Quantitative Easing: Elixir or Poison? (4 comments)

Corporate Censorship vs. Indie Publishing (5 comments)

I Demand That MSNBC Reinstate Keith Olbermann NOW! (5 comments)

Friday, November 5:

OK, Mister Boehner, let's really cut the budget (1 comments)

Another Hard November

Will Olbermann Be the Next Donahue? (11 comments)

Of The People, By The Cozener, For The Elite - Corporate takeover of the Indian democracy (1 comments)

Franklin P. Lamb: What Were They Thinking?

Israel: "on high above all nations of the earth" (3 comments)

North Carolina Pursues Radical Electoral Change in 2012 (3 comments)

Historic British/French Military Deal Highlights Further Global Power Consolidation That We're Told Isn't Happening (4 comments)

A Few Final Words on the Political Demise of Feingold and Grayson (4 comments)

Huckabee, Bachman Lie Again (2 comments)

Blowing Smoke When Your Attention is Misdirected (1 comments)

Where else are you going to go? (16 comments)

The Primary Obama Movement Begins Today (42 comments)

Desecrating Nancy Pelosi (12 comments)


John Stewart Slanders the Left (3 comments)

America Must Heed the Words and the Wisdom of Our Founding Fathers (8 comments)

Should Obama be impeached? (3 comments)

Midterms Lesson: Money Out of Politics (1 comments)

The War on Progressives (5 comments)

Israeli Settlers Threaten Sheikh Jarrah (1 comments)

All Apologies (1 comments)

Fascism American-Style: How to Hold Them Accountable (12 comments)

Germany 1928: Welcome to the Occupation (2 comments)

An Inclusive Antiwar Movement? (5 comments)

Oklahoma's anti-Islam ballot measure challenged as un-constitutional

The Wages of Hate: The Development of Political Homophobia

Lies, Money, And The Fate Of Our Liberty (2 comments)

Eroding Conditions for Israeli Arabs: Part II

Thursday, November 4:

Tea Party Republicans: Time to Put Up or Shut Up (18 comments)

A Look at the Military Budget through Social Security Eyes

"End Times" -- Election Results Reflect Biblical Republican Paranoia (1 comments)

Why Die for War and Not the Golden Rule? (15 comments)

Simple Issue: About President Obama's Leadership (4 comments)

Memorable moments in the 2010 election

Who's That Hiding Behind the Tea Party?

Andrew Breitbart's mainstream demise (1 comments)

Gabriel Donohoe: Economists: The Unholy Priests of the Banksters (1 comments)

Bill Lynn: what you will get from corporations

Take A Stand For Peace: A Call To Action By Veterans for Peace & Anti-War Activists (1 comments)

U.S. Supports Japan, Confronts China And Russia Over Island Disputes (3 comments)

Emily Spence: A Discussion about Overpopulation and Some Related Matters (7 comments)

The President Who "Makes Nice" And Lacks Judgment. (1 comments)

Obama has become Democrat Party's 'poison pill' (11 comments)

Where Has All the Money Gone? (1 comments)

An Open Apology to Sarah Palin (2 comments)

Obama's Covert Contracts and the Party of "No" (2 comments)

If Our Leaders Gave Us What We Needed, We Would Never Want (1 comments)

President Obama Talks About Slaughtering of His Party: Plans to Work With Republicans and Compromise (10 comments)

Guns and Balls (2 comments)


Taking a Long Walk off a Short Pier: The election in a larger social context

Message to Progressives: The Horse Goes Before the Cart (1 comments)

The Republican Party of "NO" Claim Tuesday's Victory Gave Them a "Mandate"; Not So!

FOX and OTHER FICTIONAL BUT FIENDISH PROPAGANDA--Stop the Billionaires and Propagandists Today (1 comments)

Despair Follows Delusion (1 comments)

The "Farce" Urgency of Now (3 comments)

Change (1 comments)

Minimum Life (5 comments)

*Election Day Memories & Resolutions (1 comments)

Cholera in Haiti: Is the United Nations Mission trying to cover up the origin of the epidemic? By Stanley Lucas

Rally for Sanity: Jon Stewart's Call for Action (1 comments)

Want to know why the Democrats lost? Here are two headlines that tell you why

Dr. J.'s BF Commentary No. 153: It's Not About the Mosque: The GOP and Islamophobia

Piracy and Water (1 comments)

Obama's 2012 campaign for re-election started on November 3, and he's already lost it

Dr. J.'s BF Commentary No. 154: Reflections on 9/11 and What is Patriotism (1 comments)

Illinois Should Have Gone Differently (1 comments)

Book Review - The Heart of Power by David Blumenthal and James Morone - Reviewed by Philip Caper, M.D. (1 comments)

What Republicans have to do now

US elections 2010: Learning from defeat (4 comments)

One Man's Laugh, November 2010 (2 comments)

Bullies; The Mystery (1 comments)

Hyperinflation Gets Another Boost from the Federal Reserve (3 comments)

America: Land of Police State Persecution (1 comments)

We have to Rescue our own Darn Economy, because Obama and the Party of No won't (3 comments)

US Elections: America's Right Turn (2 comments)

Give More, Gain More: Charity to Assist Growth

Drinks, Dreams, and Revisiting China Basin

Wednesday, November 3:

Elections a Setback for Peace

Sam Hamod: Hubris -- Obama as Emperor Jones ala Eugene O'Neill


Why Marxism Has Failed, And Why Zombie-Marxism Cannot Die --" Part 1 (7 comments)

How'd That Bipartisanship Thing Work Out For You? (3 comments)

How to Unseat a Fine U.S. Senator (1 comments)

The Impotence of Elections (10 comments)


US Voters Drink Reaganism's Kool-Aid (5 comments)

A Job Party

How'd That Bipartisanship Thing Work Out For You? (6 comments)

Payback at the Polls (1 comments)

The Underlying Basis for Voter "Discontent"

Democratic Strategy of Trying to Beat Republicans By Trying to Be a Better Republican Miserably Fails

Sally McMillan: The've Still Got It Wrong

The Morning After: What Went Wrong & What We Can Do With Narrative to Make it Right (1 comments)

The Village That Reinvented the World (1 comments)

After the Disaster: Four Lessons for Democrats (2 comments)

*Strangelets, Black Holes and the GOD Particle (19 comments)

America Must Start Moving Forward Faster (2 comments)

Bloodbath; The USA Repudiates Obama, Emanuel, Bluedogs, The DLC, DNC, Pelosi, Reid, Dodd... Good Riddance! (109 comments)

America Has Spoken And It Said: "Hell No We Can't!!!" (9 comments)

Credit Scores and the Madness of Crowds (5 comments)

Haiti's Cholera Outbreak: A Disease of Poverty

The New American Credo: Might Is Right (10 comments)

Tuesday, November 2:

Now What? (150 comments)

Americans to be Pummeled by Yet Another "Sky-Is-Falling" Pro-Meatpacker Study

Elections, selections, and projections

Democracy or Dumbocracy? Only the Vote Counters Know for Sure (5 comments)

Don't Worry, Be Happy! (4 comments)

Thoughts on What Obama Should and Should Not Say at His Post Midterm Election Press Conference (5 comments)

Why Are Democrats Going to Lose When They Are More Popular? (5 comments)

Obama prepares to expand military attacks in Yemen (2 comments)

"Second Amendment Solutions": Why Everyone MUST Vote (4 comments)

Leftists who don't vote are gifting the Right (2 comments)

Ten Reasons Why I'm Spending This Election Day On the Phones (3 comments)

Write Off the Senate. It's Lost to Conservatives Either Way (16 comments)

All Fired Up: The Downtown Albany Real Estate Game

The Insane Prelude to the Corporate Takeover of the Planet (17 comments)

*Do Asian Leaders Stand Up For Burma's Military Dictators?

*Politics Today - Garbage In And Garbage Out (1 comments)

William Cormier: Inglorious, Seditious GOP Bastards; Tar And Feathers Is Too Good For Their Ilk (3 comments)

When All Else Fails (2 comments)

Richard Charnin's Midterms Forecast: RV/LV Polls and Election Fraud

French Worker Struggles for Justice

Who Has The Crystal Ball? (11 comments)

Monday, November 1:

Let's Hope the Four Percent Get What They Want Tomorrow (4 comments)

I am in a world of pain and I will vote Democrat! (2 comments)

Straight scoop on tons of races up for grabs in Tuesday election


Daniel Patrick Welch: Bring me the head of Silvino Herrera : "Us versus them" and other "modern" myths of war and civilization (1 comments)

Religious Right Con-man Ralph Reed is Resurrected! (1 comments)

My Support for Ralph Nader, Ten Years Later: Lessons Learned for 2010 (3 comments)

Taking a Stand for Sanity (1 comments)

Last Call (2 comments)

Pentagon Forges NATO Proxy Armies In Eastern Europe

The Party of Non-Voters--Why Our Election Day Volunteering Matters More Than Ever

Greg McKenzie: Election Eve: The Search for Human Brains (2 comments)

US election campaign ends amid deepening economic crisis

David Swanson: It's Jobs or Wars, Not Both

Betsy Ross: Ex-Lax for Bankers? How the Banks Trumped Keynes

What is the Difference between a Depression and a "Slow Recovery"? Bernanke gets his "pink slip" (1 comments)

First Bad Deal Gone Down: Origins of the Current Democratic Debacle

The True Meaning of the Latest Foiled Terrorist Plot, Part 2 (1 comments)

Confessions of a Reluctant Republican Shill, Fifth Columnist by Misdirection (1 comments)

William Astore: The New American Isolationism (1 comments)

No Bottom

David Broder: Symbol of Major Media Depravity

Let's Rally to Restore Peace (1 comments)

M. Gardner: *Leaked trade agreements and hidden things inside S 510: Corporations plan to end normal farming (1 comments)

Iranian Students Ask About 1980 (1 comments)

Has your meat been molested?

The Phantom Left (15 comments)

Sleeping With The GOP, Even Worse The Second Time Around (2 comments)


Curing our National Case of Hypochondria

The Elections Are Here (1 comments)

Will anyone be remembering Chung Shan (Sun Yat-sen) in China in 2011-2012? (3 comments)

*Bill Clinton, the Genocider Who Just Might Get Away (6 comments)

Heavy Horses-A Rock-and-Roll Epistle (1 comments)

Midterm Elections: After Tuesday, It's Turtles All the Way Down (4 comments)

Interpreting Jon Stewart's Politics (5 comments)

Rise of the Herbivores

I Agree that the US Wealthy Demand TOO MUCH CODDLING!! Don't you? (1 comments)

Authoritarians At The Gate (1 comments)

The 21st Century : Century Of The People

*Monsanto and the big fat lie of food safety

Voting on "Hard Right" FL GOP Agenda

The Federal Government's Building Boom ... In Afghanistan

Beware the stone-throwers of Kashmir who have nothing to lose

Illegal donations to Scott Vanderhoef's campaigns alleged (1 comments)

"Stop paying your mortgage" says FL governor candidate Khavari (1 comments)


Will You Let the Lunatics Take Over the Asylum? (13 comments)

*War & Wall St. Own Dems & GOP! Vote to Build Green Sanity! (1 comments)

Fleecing members joins torture collusion as APA ethical lapse

Is the Golden Rule Optional? (13 comments)

Will November spell the end of our Democracy? (3 comments)

America's Political Awakening (2 comments)

A Progressive's Case for a Green Party Strategy (27 comments)

The Party of Thugs (3 comments)

Why aren't you happy? (1 comments)

Wall Street Philosopher King Bashes Fed Policy (1 comments)

It's Jobs or Wars, Not Both (5 comments)

How the FCC Can Negate Citizens United (4 comments)


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