Today's Highlights

Phase III of Bush's War: Patrick Buchanan
A Legacy of Legitimizing Torture: Robert Scheer
IAEA-Iran Resolving Questions: Gordon Prather
A New Motto for America: Charley Reese
Death at a Distance: The US Air War: Conn Hallinan

 Will Grigg

American Fascism

 Wayne White

Marching Toward War With Iran

 Patrick Cockburn

The Iraqi Disaster They Call Success

 Gareth Porter

Iran: Imperialist/Israeli War, Reasons: Lies

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Updated September 2, 2007 - 10:58 PM EDT
Pentagon 'Three-Day Blitz' Plan for Iran
  Will President Bush Bomb Iran?
  Nuclear Watchdog Chief Warns of 'Last Chance' for Iran
  Iran Reportedly Bombs Villages in Northern Iraq
US Envoy Expects No Change in Iraq Policy
  Bush OKs More Aid to Iraqi Sunnis Battling Extremist Groups
  Senate Democrats Ready to Change Approach on Iraq War Deadlines
Iraq to Free 6,000 Sunni Insurgents From Jail
  Leaked Report: Iraq Riddled With Corruption
  AP's Count: Contrary to Claims – Civilian Deaths Soaring in Iraq
  Sunday: 59 Iraqis Killed; 36 Iraqis Wounded
Pakistan Power-Sharing Talks Breaking Down
  How the West Summoned Up a Nuclear Nightmare in Pakistan
  Militants Reportedly Hold 200 Pakistani Troops
N. Korea Agrees to Shut Down Nuclear Facilities
US Says 70 Insurgents Killed in Afghanistan
Britain Tested Poison Gas on Indian Soldiers
Pot Growers Are New Target in 'War on Terror'  by Scott Thill
IAEA-Iran Resolving Outstanding Questions  by Gordon Prather
Secret Report: Corruption Is 'Norm' Within Iraqi Government  by David Corn
Phase III of Bush's War  by Patrick Buchanan
A New Motto for America  by Charley Reese
Death at a Distance: The US Air War  by Conn Hallinan

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Second UK General Attacks US Iraq Policy
America Is Braced for the General's Verdict
Iraq Needs $50 Billion to Meet US Goals for Energy
US to Intensify Fight Against Qaeda After Iraq Militia Freeze
Propping Up the Weak as a Policy
Pupils Join Forces Against Army Recruitment Missions in Scots Schools
War Crime Prosecutors Issue Call for Action
US Judge Orders Easing of Terms on Confinement of Terror Support Suspect
Legal Battle Resuming on Guantánamo Detainees
Welcome to the New US Embassy
Today in Iraq
Sistani Aide Killed in Basra, Four Dead Near Kirkuk
Karbala: The Holy City Turns Into Wreckage
The Former-Insurgent Counterinsurgency
Freezing the Mahdi Army: A Prelude to Dissolution?
Life in Claustrophobic Baghdad 'Jail'
Iraq Leftists Protest Key Oil Bill
Hundreds Displaced in Northern Iraq
Yazidis Observe Religious Rituals Amidst Tight Security Measures
Saturday: 49 Iraqis Killed, 22 Wounded
Global Iraq Fallout
Iraq War Marches Onto Center Stage at Venice Film Fest
Film on Trauma of Troops Back From Iraq Hits Venice Film Festival
British MoD Plays Down Iraq Policy Attack
Australian Opposition Would Withdraw Iraq Troops by Mid-2008
Marine's Bid to Pierce Refugee Logjam
Saudis Mull Next Move on Iraq Embassy
The War at Home
DoJ Seeks to Recover From Gonzales' Tenure
Ex-US Diplomat Pleads Not Guilty to Threatening Lebanese, Arabs
As Her Star Wanes, Rice Tries to Reshape Legacy
Top Reform Rabbi Urges Muslims to Fight Fanatics
US Military
Squad Leader Shot Haditha Civilians, Marine Testifies
US Army's $20k Bonus Attracting Recruits
Hawaii Soldiers Died Before Testifying
Report: PTSD Symptoms Often Start Years After Combat
US Anti-Missile Laser Passes Low-Power Tests
Russia to Deploy More New Ballistic Missiles
US Specialist Favors Putin's Missile Logic
Russia Can Never Forget Beslan, Says Putin
Italy to Back 'Non-Traumatic' Independence on Kosovo
'Leading ETA Bomb Maker' Arrested
Destruction of Albanian Chemical Weapons Hailed
Sydney Fenced in for APEC Summit
French Polynesian President Dumped
Exiled Former Fiji Premier Returns
Americans Keep Dying
Soldier (PA) With Ties to NJ Was New Father-To-Be
Tampa (FL) Paratrooper Was to Return Home This Month
Guardsman (KY), Killed in Afghanistan, Had Been Married Less Than a Year
Georgia Soldier Killed Did Not Have to Go on Third Deployment
Fallen Hero Leaves Brand-New Wife (OH)
Poway (CA) Soldier Killed in Chopper Crash Was to Marry in Three Months
Father: Only Son Was 'The Best of the Best' (PA)
Soldier (MI) Laid to Rest in Desert Hills He Loved
Helicopter Pilot's Calling Was Army Aviation (NC)
Slain Soldier (GA) Loved Service, Mom Says
Friends and Family Gather to Remember a Fallen Hero (MA)
Iowa Guardsman Killed in Vehicle Rollover in Afghanistan

Green Beret's Death Leaves a 'Big Hole' (IN)

Homecoming for Hometown Hero (MO) Killed in Iraq Crash
Helicopter Crash in Iraq Kills Groveland (CA) Man
GI Killed on Duty in Afghanistan Was Devout Family Man
Missouri High School Remembers Student Killed in Helicopter Crash
Fallen Fond du Lac (WI) Was West Illinois Univ Grad
Loved Ones Remember Marine (CA) Who Died in Iraq
Funeral Held for Cullman (AL) Soldier
Family Mourns Death of Soldier (IL) Killed in Helicopter Crash
Chicago Southwest Side Soldier Laid to Rest (IL)
Pennsylvania State Trooper Killed Serving in Afghanistan
Green Beret Medic, Former Marine, Killed in Iraq Explosion (PA)
Scranton (PA) Guardsman Dies in Afghanistan Ambush
FM: Iran's Nuclear Case Should Be Returned to IAEA
Iranian Leader Replaces Revolutionary Guards Commander
Sunni Clerics Condemn Iranian President's Statements to Fill Iraq Vacuum
Five Palestinian Children Killed in One Week
IDF: Hitting Kassam Sites Will Not Stop Despite Death of Palestinian Kids
Peres: Suspicion Over Israeli Nukes Is Good Deterrent
Muslim Group Hacks Likud Website
UN: Peace Is Hampered by West Bank Growth
West Bank Boys Dig a Living From Settler Trash
Hamas Forces Shoot Own Supporters at Rally; Youth Killed
Prodi: Palestinian Divisions Threaten Peace
Egypt Rejects Request to Renew Shalit Negotiations
Lebanon Army Intensifies Assault Against Fatah al-Islam
Lebanese Speaker Offers Concession, Olive Branch to Majority
Lebanon – Tiny Country, Big Threats
Lebanon Refugees Yearn to Return Home Once Fighting Ends
Middle East
The Traps in Turkey’s Power Shift
Wives of Saudi Militancy Suspects Want Public Trial for Husbands
Taliban and Seoul Deny Ransom Payment
Freed Koreans Head From Kabul to Controversy
Afghan Police Are Set Back as Taliban Adapt
Canadian Troops Forced to Start From Scratch in Afghanistan
US, UK Brokering Bhutto Deal?
Pakistan: Presidency Weighing Various Options
Bhutto Plans Return, With or Without Deal
Pakistan Braces for Bhutto's Return
Benazir Says Pro-Taliban Forces Threw Spanner in the Works; to Reveal Date of Return on 14th
Pakistan: Three Scouts Among 11 Killed in Bajaur, Tank Suicide Attacks
Terror Becomes Routine in India
Plan to Target World Military Games Busted
Suspects Arrested in India Bombings
Four 'Witches' Beheaded in India, at Urging of Local Leader
Sri Lanka
Heavy Loss of Life Reported in Fresh Sri Lanka Violence
Sri Lanka Army Begins New Push
Myanmar: Suu Kyi's Party Seeks Talks
US Options Limited on Myanmar Crackdown
US, North Korea Say Progress Made in Nuclear Talks
Three Killed in Thailand's Restive South
China's Influence Spreads Around World
DR Congo
'State of War' in Eastern Congo
Fragile Truce Holds After Congo Fighting
Pictures Capture the Killing in Darfur
Malnutrition, Lawlessness Are Increasing in Darfur
Zambia Rejects Plan for US Military Bases
Somali Peace Talks Leave War-Weary Residents Skeptical
Aid Group Says Ethiopia Blocking Relief Efforts
Libya Marks 38 Years of Qadhafi Rule
Clashes Ahead of Sierra Leone Vote
Venezuela Frees Colombians Convicted in Alleged Plot Against Chavez
Weekend Reviews
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Inside Track: Stifling the Debate?
Lobbying for a Foreign Country
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Justin Raimondo
Showdown Over Iran

Doug Bandow
George W. Bush, Iraq, and the Kitchen Sink

Charles Peña
Defusing Nuclear Hysteria

Sascha Matuszak
Politicize It

Philip Giraldi
Who's Killing American Soldiers in Iraq?

David R. Henderson
Myths and Truths About Iran

Alan Bock
Ending with a Whimper

Nebojsa Malic
Truths and Misconceptions

Ivan Eland
The State Perpetuates Itself
by Failing

Praful Bidwai
Nuke Deal: Breakthrough or Bad Bargain?

Ran HaCohen
Palestine: Blood Is in the Air

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