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Iranophobia hits Ground Zero

Iranophobic US politicians and pundits have no doubt been heartened by the simultaneous attack on Mohamed ElBaradei, the director general of the …

Bush at record low approval rating

President George W. Bush and the US Congress registered record-low approval ratings in a Reuters/Zogby poll released on Wednesday. President George W. …

Breaking the Iraq stalemate

Once a mighty war god, Bush has run out of tricks, troops and time. Will Americans finally rise up to stop his …

Why Bush won’t attack Iran

Despite saber-rattling, and the Washington buzz that a strike is coming, the president doesn’t intend to bomb Iran. Cheney may have other …

Guns, not roses, for Iraq

The U.S. is selling billions in weapons to Iraq. Is the Pentagon’s plan making the country secure or arming it to the …

A New Military Draft?

In an early August interview with National Public Radio, Lieutenant General Douglas Lute, the White House deputy national security advisor, said that …

The decline of the Anglos

Americans of European ancestry are also declining as a share of the U.S. population, down from near 90 percent into 1960 to …

Calls grow for Bush war crimes trial

“The rising tide of protests against the White House and Bush and the opposition to the unilateral and warmongering approaches of the …

9/11 — the big cover-up?

Even the chair of the 9/11 Commission now admits that the official evidence they were given was ‘far from the truth’. Even …

Don’t be afraid of Russia

Russia acts in the way most major world powers do. Unfortunately, most observers in Washington or London are still in denial and …

No Exit, No Strategy

The White House insisted that President Bush had consulted intensively with his generals and adapted to changing circumstances. But no amount of …

Palestine: democracy not Zionism

With some sort of "meeting" or "conference" to kick start the peace process now being touted by the Bush administration, there is …