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January 2011

Monday, January 31:


David Corn: The Birther Plan To Block Obama's Reelection

Israel mulling Sinai attack?

Freeing The Cuban Five Is a Matter of Discretion for Obama (1 comments)

Rude Awakening!

The Egypt Crisis in a Global Context: A Special Report

Obama's Corporatist Big Plans

Paul Krugman: A Cross of Rubber

Iran, the NY Times & the Laws of Physics

Sunday, January 30:

Whose national interests are paramount?

ROTC's Response to WikiLeaks Threatens Academic Freedom

Prof Lawrence Davidson: The Palestine Papers

Bill Keller and Wikileaks

David Corn -- Ronald Reagan at 100: The Darker Legacy

Live From the Egyptian Revolution

Spotlight Again Falls on Web Tools and Change

JekyllnHyde at Daily Kos: Another great Week in Cartoons

Frank Rich: The Tea Party Wags the Dog

Saturday, January 29:

Without Egypt, Israel will be left with no friends in Mideast

Charles M. Blow: Hard-Knock (Hardly Acknowledged) Life

Robert Fisk: A people defies its dictator, and a nation's future is in the balance (1 comments)

Friday, January 28:

Amy Fried, Ph.D.: "Tough Luck" to Underage & Disabled Rape Victims? House GOP Has No Right to Invoke "Family" Ever Again (2 comments)

Paul Krugman: Their Own Private Europe

Did Congress approve America's longest war?

Big organic companies give approval for Monsanto's GMO alfalfa--WTF?

Republican 'Fifth Column' strikes financial commission. Are you next? Richard Eskow

The CIA's Nostra Poison (4 comments)

Eliminate New York State Office of Mental Health by DJ Jaffe

Thursday, January 27:

Jim Wallis: Values at Davos

Robert Fisk: A new truth dawns on the Arab world

Nicholas D. Kristof: Tussling Over Jesus

Spill Commission Concludes Dispersants Are an Acceptable 'Tradeoff' by Jerry Cope

Zero Hedge: Rand Paul Reintroduces Audit The Fed Bill, DeMint And Vitter Co-Sponsors

Wednesday, January 26:

David Corn: Obama's State of the Union: Back to the Future

Paul Krugman: The Ryan Response

Mark Morford: 10 amazing truths you already suspected, Volume VI! (1 comments)

Dana Milbank - Michele Bachmann's alternate universe

Tuesday, January 25:

Rep. Jan Schakowsky: A Frightening "Roadmap" for America in the Republican Rebuttal to the State of the Union (1 comments)

Bob Herbert -- Raising False Alarms (1 comments)

Eugene Robinson - In the GOP's budget, a surplus of spite (1 comments)

Monday, January 24:

Chicago Tribune Slams "Judicial Arrogance" In Removing Emanuel From Mayoral Ballot

E.J. Dionne Jr. - How Obama can define moderation

John Reed: Barack Obama: As Bad as Bush (1 comments)

The Doomsday Project, Deep Events, and the Shrinking of American Democracy Peter Dale Scott (2 comments)

Paul Krugman: The Competition Myth

Sunday, January 23:

That's Political Entertainment!

FDL: The Blue Collar Life

Giffords' Recovery Likely a Lifelong Process

The Illusion of Money

JeckyllnHyde at DKos: "You Are the Un-Americans, and You Ought to be Ashamed of Yourselves" (1 comments)

Frank Rich: The One-Eyed Man Is King (2 comments)

Saturday, January 22:

Juan Cole: Olbermann Departs, as Media Consolidate Further

Who Qualifies for the Insanity Defense? (1 comments)

Myth of the Hero Gunslinger (10 comments)

Friday, January 21:

Hornberger's Blog - Bringing Up Hitler

Eugene Robinson - The GOP's rude awakening on health-care repeal

Jeffrey R. Immelt - A blueprint for keeping America competitive

Paul Krugman: China Goes to Nixon -

Thursday, January 20:

Philip Giraldi: Serving Up Palestine One Slice at a Time

Addicted to Risk, Naomi Klein on TED

Goodbye to a Guy Named Joe

What's Good For G.M. Is Good For Homeowners

If Obama Moves Right He Loses Everybody - And Everybody Loses

E.J. Dionne Jr. - Kennedy's inaugural address presents a challenge still

Health care 'repeal and replace': Wrong order?

Guardian: Bradley Manning's Treatment Is Not Unusual In The US (1 comments)

Wednesday, January 19:

Katrina vanden Heuvel -- Reversing 'Citizens United'

The Smoking Gun: Here Is Why Glenn Beck Should Be Fired NOW!:

The War on Logic - Paul Krugman

Jerusalem's potential to bring Jews and Muslims together by Aziz Abu Sarah and Mairav Zonszein

Tuesday, January 18:

Richard Wolff: The myth of 'American exceptionalism' implodes

Israel's Right Wing Future

David Corn: GOP Health Care Plan: More Repeal Than Replace

Bob Herbert: How Many Deaths Are Enough? (1 comments)

Barack Obama: Toward a 21st-Century Regulatory System (2 comments)

Michael Bloomberg: Huffington Post: Americans Can't Agree on Guns? Wrong. (3 comments)

Eugene Robinson - Palin's egocentric umbrage

Dwight D. Eisenhower: The Chance for Peace

Monday, January 17:

Darrell Issa Makes Life Difficult for Obama

Lawrence Davidson: The Israeli Right's Move to Repress

Racism in Arizona: Latinos Have No History in Arizona Schools by Jess Guh (3 comments)

FDL: When the Socialists and Anarchists Came to Town in 1912 (1 comments)

The Week in Editorial Cartoons - Incendiary Political Rhetoric: Just Words? (1 comments)

Paul Krugman: The War on Logic

Sunday, January 16:

Remembering Judy Bonds | The Topless America Project

David Corn: Worst Thing Said This Week: Rush Limbaugh Wins in This Category

John Pilger: The War on WikiLeaks (1 comments)

The Truth and Consequences of Repeal

John Cory: A Liberal Dose of Reality

Alice, Meet the Stupids Family (4 comments)

Frank Rich: No One Listened to Gabrielle Giffords (1 comments)

Saturday, January 15:

Uncivil Liberties for Mentally Ill (Loughner Giffords)

Jeb Bush: Memo to GOP--How to Appeal to Hispanics (2 comments)

Texas Man Fights The Police State, Crusading Against Speed Traps

Jackson Diehl - Mideast threats that can't be ignored (1 comments)

Friday, January 14:

Sarah Palin's False Kumbaya-ism (1 comments)

Paul Krugman: A Tale of Two Moralities (3 comments)

Thursday, January 13:

Did Obama Rise to The Moment? By David Gergen (1 comments)

Reflections of Fidel: An Atrocious Act (1 comments)

Silencing a Local Journalist: WPFW's Suspension of Pete Tucker

Why Not Regulate Guns as Seriously as Toys? (3 comments)

Gail Collins: Obama Brings It Home

Paul Krugman: Why Does Inequality Make the Rich Feel Poorer?

Mike Adams: Earth's magnetic pole shift unleashing poisonous space clouds linked to mysterious bird deaths

David Ignatius - We ignore the Jared Loughners among us

Wednesday, January 12:

Ohio Court Considers Unsealing 2004 Election Theft Testimony (8 comments)

David Corn: When It Comes to the Rhetoric of Rage, the Right Has the Edge

Pepe Escobar: Masters of hate locked and loaded (1 comments)

Robert F. Kennedy, Jr.: Examination of Conscience

Harold Meyerson - Dangerous outcomes from a culture of paranoia

A Right to Bear Glocks? by Gail Collins (1 comments)

Mark Morford: The murderous rampage next door

Sanctions and terrorism both kill civilians: ban on the sale of civilian aircrafts to Iran

patrice greanville: The rise of the IT guerrillas Patrice Greanville

Tuesday, January 11:

Gabrielle Gifford, Jared Loughner and mental illness

5 Steps to prevent more Giffords shootings. Call for Congressional Action

Climate of Hate - by Paul Krugman (1 comments)

Monday, January 10:

Superman or Kryptonite?--Legend of the Fall, pt. V, Paul Thomas

A new foreign policy with House Republicans or the sum of our fears?

Dan Froomkin: Gibbs Departure Offers Opportunity To Fix White House Press Relations

Robert Kuttner: Zero Hour for Social Security

E.J. Dionne Jr. - Gabby Giffords, a tragic prophet

How the Right's Rhetoric Fueled the Actions of Arizona's Mass Murderer (37 comments)

No time for finger pointing By David Gergen (1 comments)

Paul Krugman: Climate of Hate

The IDF uses propaganda like an authoritarian regime (1 comments)

Sunday, January 9:

To Jon and Colbert: From Activist Reporter Looking for a District to Serve (1 comments)

Putting America First

3 cheers for wise White House counselor By Davd Gergen

Olbermann: VIDEO -- Violence and threats have no place in democracy (5 comments)

Rudy Giuliani and John Bolton Are Terrorists Now (1 comments)

A Passionate Politician With a Long List of Friends

Frank Rich: Let Obama's Reagan Revolution Begin

Saturday, January 8:

The End of New Deal Liberalism

Words Have Consequences (3 comments)

The Corporate House -

9 Essential Questions About Bradley Manning and WikiLeaks

Book Review: Chalmers Johnson -- The last American Caesars (1 comments)

Misery With Plenty of Company by Bob herbert

Helen Thomas: Privatizing Social Security Again?

Friday, January 7:

Alexander Cockburn: Why Bradley Manning is fighting for his sanity (2 comments)

Bill Daley's Real Agenda: Obama's Reelection

David Corn: Is Larry Summers' Potential Successor Really a Wall Street Ally?

Paul Krugman: The Texas Omen (1 comments)

Thursday, January 6:

Can the Military Tolerate Dissent? (1 comments)

What the Bill Daley hire tells us about the White House (1 comments)

Matt Taibbi: The Crying Shame of John Boehner

Chris Kelly: Buck McKeon's Mormon Holy War in Afghanistan

Are We Going to Let the Biggest Financial Fraudsters Keep Their Money and Avoid Jail Time? (1 comments)

Who Wants a 30-Year Mortgage?

Dueling Twins


911 - War of Terror (1 comments)

Before Wikileaked "Israel Deliberately Choked Gaza Economy" We Got the 'Joke' (2 comments)

My brother's kippa: a Palestinian's entry to his hometown By Aziz Abu Sarah (2 comments)

Wednesday, January 5:

Shareable: The Next Net


Israel Prepares Major Offensive against Gaza: Hopes of Gaza Cast in Lead (1 comments)

Mark Morford: The great impending OMG of 2011

Reform and the Filibuster

There Scalia Goes Again

patrice greanville: Patrice Greanville --Rachel Maddow's assault on WikiLeaks, limits of liberalism | The Greanville Post (1 comments)

We Are A Religious Nation--Or Are We? Bernard Starr

There Scalia Goes Again

Juan Cole: Wrong Again, Sen. Graham

Deep Hole Economics - Paul Krugman

Real Life Among the Old Old -

A Clear and Present Danger to Free Speech

Tuesday, January 4:

A Television Deal for the Digital Age

To Beat Back Poverty, Pay the Poor

Bob Herbert: Get Ready for a G.O.P. Rerun

David Corn: The House GOP Weaponizes the Constitution

Eugene Robinson - A health-care fight Democrats should welcome

Matt Taibbi: An Extremely Long Metaphor to Explain Mortgage Chaos

Tears and gas: a call to mobilise

Monday, January 3:

New Congress likely full of brimstone, talk, little change

OAS Diplomat's Words Rattle Haiti's Occupation Regime

Haley Barbour's revisionist history

Dave Barry's 2010 Year in Review

Slavery's Sway (1 comments)

Paul Krugman: Deep Hole Economics (7 comments)

Sunday, January 2:

Juan Cole -- Wikileaks: Israel Plans Total War on Lebanon, Gaza (5 comments)

Bradley Manning: One Soldier Who Really Did "Defend Our Freedom"

Alexander Cockburn: Honor the WikiLeakers

December 30, 2010, Was the 50th Anniversary of the Founding of ICAP (1 comments)

Saturday, January 1:

Bob Herbert: For Two Sisters, the End of an Ordeal

Kindra Arnesen's EXPLOSIVE New Revelations And Message (2 comments)


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