Archives for Best Web OpEds

April 2011

Saturday, April 30:

Keith Olbermann: Maguffins 1 Obama 0

Friday, April 29:

The Kabul airport killings: what are US troops dying for?

Eugene Robinson: The president is Citizen Obama. Get over it

John Smith: 10 Doomsday trends America can't survive, by Paul B. Farrell

A Stronger and Clearer Clean Water Act -

Kevin Drum: Global Warming vs. You

John Smith: Fed Glasnost: The Federal Reserve Begins to Lift the Veil of Secrecy

Paul Krugman: The Intimidated Fed

Thursday, April 28:

Backdoor Bailouts: Banks Play Shell Game With Taxpayer Dollars

The Republican Threat to Voting

Abolish the DEA Russ Belville

John Smith: Washington on the Rocks: An Empire of Autocrats, Aristocrats, and Uniformed Thugs Begins to Totter, By Alfred W. McCoy a

Honoring Those Who Said No to Torture

A Certificate of Embarrassment

Wednesday, April 27:

A German Journalist's Royal Frustration: A Fairytale Wedding? What Nonsense!

Let's Take a Hike - Paul Krugman

Mark Morford: Bored-ass Jesus will see you now

Follow the Really Big Money -

Voting Down H.R.1501 - Upholding International Law and the Goldstone Report (1 comments)

Tuesday, April 26:

The House Strikes, and Wins, on Conservation -

Consumer Fast


Questions and Answers on the U.S.-NATO Intervention in Libya

Eugene Robinson: The word most politicians ignore: Jobs (1 comments)

A Guide for Global Leadership

Monday, April 25:

Peace, Love, Understanding and Food Not Bombs

Why Advocacy and Market Forces Fail Education Reform, Paul Thomas

John Smith: The Fundamental Injustice That Is Poisoning the Nation (1 comments)

Democrats and Gun Control (9 comments)

Sewers, Swaps and Bachus -JOE NOCERA

General Strikes- a brief history

Paul Krugman: Let's Take a Hike

Sunday, April 24:

War Crimes Charges Anyone?: New Exposť of Big Oil's Role in the Iraq War (1 comments)

A Real Choice on Medicare

Dangerous Debt Limit Games -

Saturday, April 23:

Nicholas D. Kristof: What About American Girls Sold on the Streets?

Paul Krugman Offers Only Half the Story of Our "Low, Low Taxes"

Charles M. Blow: Of Donald, Dunces and Dogma

Hey, Road Killers, Stop Aiding Tim Eyman!

Ira Chernus: Obama's Israel Policy: A Bad, Sad Joke

Netanyahu is turning Israel into another South Africa - Haaretz

Tell Government and the Travel Industry: No More TSA Pat-Downs for Kids

Rep Ryan Flip Flops on Budget.docx - Microsoft Word Web App

A Nation Led by Blood-Guzzling, Flesh-Eating Pigfuckers, by Arthur Silber (3 comments)

David Corn: Trumping Romney

Friday, April 22:

Slinging Mud at Marrickville for Supporting Palestinian Human Rights

Lotto Nation: by Keith Olbermann (1 comments)

The GOP's Misplaced Rage - The Daily Beast

Power Shift vs. The Powers That Be, by Amy Goodman


An Oyster on the Seder Plate? - by Paul Green berg

The New Corporate World Order | The Nation

Richard Falk: What Future for the Goldstone Report? Beyond the Name

Kevin Drum: The Great Collapse and You

Steve Jobs Must Come Clean About Apple's iPhone Spying, Sen. Franken Says

Why Trump Soars -by David Brooks

Thursday, April 21:

Letting the Banks Off the Hook -

Middle East and North Africa: Revolution and Counter-Revolution, by Johan Galtung (1 comments)

Heicklen: judges are scamming jury rights activists

The Mondragon Experiment: by Greg MacLeod

Libya and Gaza: Double Standards in Conflict Reporting at The New York Times

Obama Returns to his Moral Vision: Democrats Read Carefully! (3 comments)

Wednesday, April 20:

Jim Hightower: A Morally Untenable Corporate System (2 comments)

Leahy Bill: 10 Years in Jail for Dietary Supplements?

Mark Morford: Please step away from the fear

By Bryan Kavanagh: Rent revenue for a resilient society (1 comments)

John Smith: The economic crisis and Ireland Some questions and answers

Remedies for the Perversion of Business Corporations: by Greg MacLeod

Tuesday, April 19:

Sarah Palin: The Koch Brother's Union Maid

Donald Trump as GOP hopeful: Take him seriously

The New Republican Landscape - editorial NY Times (2 comments)

You Get the Judges You Pay For By ERWIN CHEMERINSKY and JAMES J. SAMPLE- (4 comments)

Monday, April 18:

Does Obama fear the war complex? - Turnipseed

I Can't Believe I Said That! (1 comments)

Paul Krugman: Let's Not Be Civil

E.J. Dionne Jr. -- America's elites have a duty to the rest of us

25 Facts That Show The U.S. Health Care Industry Is One Giant Money Making Scam (1 comments)

Sunday, April 17:

WaPo: Liberals pride themselves on being tolerant. Are they really just suckers? (6 comments)

Saturday, April 16:

The Pirates of Capitol Hill by Charles M. Blow

UN Human Rights Report: Another Shocking UN Cover Up About Libya

Saving the Warfare-Welfare State

Oliver Stone: Don't Betray Us, Barack -- End the Empire

Keith Olbermann: The First Guess: Lying About The Civil War (1 comments)

Friday, April 15:

John Smith: Save the US, Take Down the Top One Percent, Take Back Our Country, by Joel S. Hirschhorn

Sarah Palin Baby Hoax

John Smith: The United States Has Mexico".and Sweden Has Us, by David Macaray

Toys in the Attic Strikes Again--Tenth Amendment Center

Eugene Robinson: The selfish budget? Or the selfless one?

Paul Krugman: Who's Serious Now?

Joseph Stiglitz: Of the 1%, by the 1%, for the 1% (2 comments)

Thursday, April 14:

E.J. Dionne: Obama's deficit speech: Worthy of a president

Wednesday, April 13:

Nader: Limbaugh, Hannity Radio Licenses Are Corporate Welfare

Pepe Escobar: I want to occupy you forever

Why I'm going to "Move Over AIPAC'

Tuesday, April 12:

"Biblical Slavery" For Non-Christians? Yes, Suggests Website of Mike Huckabee's Favorite Historian David Barton - Speak

Michael Ruppert Collapse by Summer 2011 as Result of Japan Crisis - Trends and Forecasts

In budget wars, the GOP demands the impossible

9/11 trials: The military trials at Guantanamo will create a harmful legal legacy (1 comments)

Monday, April 11:

How Obama's Deal with GOP Extremists Will Devastate the Economy (1 comments)

VIDEO: The Vote This Week To End Medicare And Social Security

The Many False Hijackings of 9/11 by shoestring

Arun Gupta: The American Dream As We Know It Is Obsolete

12 Warning Signs of U.S. Hyperinflation - By NIA

E.J. Dionne: The high cost of hating government

Hail to the Trump, Class Traitor (1 comments)

Proof The Fix Is On: Election Decided Two Days Before Polls Open | PolitiScoop (3 comments)

Our Cowardly Congress

Banks Are Off the Hook Again - (1 comments)

Paul Krugman: Obama Is Missing

Sunday, April 10:

Obama has embraced a few too many Bush policies

Why Progressives Keep On Losing and the Right Keeps On Winning

Gambling with the planet, by Joseph E. Stiglitz (2 comments)

Saturday, April 9:

Obama's Fateful Abuse of War Powers by Paul Findley

David Brooks Brings You Analysis from Another Planet: Praises Representative Ryan

Ezra Klein: 2011 is not 1995

Budget fight: Lessons of the U.S. budget battle

Heads Up, Mexico: You May be Next

Friday, April 8:

A Militarized Economy Cannot Balance the Budget (1 comments)

John Pilger: David Cameron's Gift of War and Racism, to Them and Us

EDITORIAL: Rep. Ryan's plan to revamp, cut Medicare unfairly targets elderly

Joe Conason: Ryan's Plan Neither Serious Nor Courageous

The Future of Nuclear Power after Fukushima: Thorium Reactors? - Stuart Farrimond

Lisa Pease: Strange Twist in Wisconsin Battle

Kevin Drum: Stalemate in Libya?

The Double Standard of The Nation on Impeachment (1 comments)

TEXAS BEER JOINT SUES CHURCH over LIGHTNING STRIKE! - - - numerous via a Google search -

Wisconsin Paper Questions Highly Suspicious Discovery of Just Enough Votes to Prevent Automatic Recount (2 comments)

Why Prosser needed EXACTLY +7500 votes.... (1 comments)

Schools Face Cliff as Education Money Dries Up (1 comments)

Paul Krugman: Ludicrous and Cruel

Thursday, April 7:

France "the new US' with Sarkozy as chief warmonger - France 24

David Corn: Paul Ryan's "Adult" Budget

A case against standards, Paul Thomas

For moderates, no more fence-straddling on the budget

The Week in Editorial Cartoons - The New Wisconsin Workers Anthem

Keith Olbermann: Lonesome Rhodes' Mike Left Open

Wednesday, April 6:

Stephen M. Walt: Is America Addicted to War? (1 comments)

Mark Morford: The great Barack Obama conundrum

Lies, Damned Lies, and Libya (2 comments)

Dana Milbank: Paul Ryan's dogmatic budget

Tuesday, April 5:

David Michael Green: When Pigs Rule (1 comments)

Stiglitz: Of the 1%, By the 1% and For the 1% (2 comments)

Monday, April 4:

The Truth About Climate Change, Still Inconvenient -

The 'dirty secret' of British arms sales to Libya just months before Gaddafi slaughtered pro-democracy protesters - By D (1 comments)

Out of the Shadows -

Budget Deal Needed To Avoid Spending Train Wreck, Government Shutdown

E.J. Dionne Jr.--The end of progressive government?

Why the Left Won't Stop the Wars (13 comments)

Why Is Obama's Treasury Dept. Perversely Siding With Big Banks Against Elizabeth Warren and the State AGs?

Quelle Surprise! Democrats Have a Candidate for the Presidency!

Paul Krugman: The Truth About Climate Change, Still Inconvenient (2 comments)

Sunday, April 3:

Revolving door to riches beckons public servants by Dana Milbanks

Of the 1%, by the 1%, for the 1%

Saturday, April 2:

Oh Stanley, by tzo

For Israelis and Palestinians, a congressional double standard on incitement (1 comments)

Money needed to rescue Basic Health is out there (Washington Liberals)

Richard Goldstone: Reconsidering the Goldstone Report on Israel and war crimes (9 comments)

Friday, April 1:

Mike Huckabee Says He Wants Americans To Be Indoctrinated At Gunpoint (VIDEO)

Stanley Kutler: Who Says It's Not About Destroying Unions?

World Could Shift to Solar, Wind in Less Than 25 Years

Kevin Drum: Obama, Libya, and Me

Vanity Fair: Joseph Stiglitz: Of the 1%, by the 1%, for the 1%

Paul Krugman: The Mellon Doctrine


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