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So Who's Afraid of the Israel Lobby?: Ray McGovern
Bush-Rice Enduring Victory: Gordon Prather
Machiavelli's Real Transgression: Alan Bock
Two Knights and a Dragon: Uri Avnery
Making the Same Mistake Twice: Charley Reese

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The End of the World!

 William Hartung

Merchants of Death

 Becky Akers

Woman Murdered by Airport Goons

 Chalmers Johnson

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Updated October 6, 2007 - 10:30 PM EDT
In Iraq, Blackwater Is Old News
  Rice Issues Orders to Rein in Blackwater
  Blackwater to Blame for Iraq Shooting, US Military Says
Iraqis Say US Air Strike Killed Only Civilians
  US Holding Iraqi Lawmaker After Raid on Suspected Insurgents
  Saturday: 1 GI, 33 Iraqis Killed; 28 Iraqis Wounded
Bush Denies Plans to Attack Iran
  Iraq Official Says 'Big Fat No' to Attack on Iran
Bush Defends US Interrogation Methods
  War-Crimes Prosecutor Quits in Pentagon Clash
  Reversal: Judge Reinstates Gitmo Suits Challenging Indefinite Detention
Musharraf Wins Landslide, Awaits Court Ruling
US Searches for New Anti-Drug Air Base
So Who's Afraid of the Israel Lobby?  by Ray McGovern
Why? Six Years Since the Invasion of Afghanistan  by Patrick Cockburn
Judge Risks Death to Testify on Iraqi Corruption  by David Corn
Making the Same Mistake Twice
by Charley Reese
Bush-Rice Enduring Victory
by Gordon Prather
Two Knights and a Dragon  by Uri Avnery

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Civilian Judge Delays Second Watada Court-Martial
Bush Accused of 'Games' Over Torture
Three Iraqs Worse Than One?
Blackwater Hires PR Giant in Image Seige
Republican Activists Turning Against Iraq War
US Raids 6 Iraqi 'al-Qaeda' Media Outlets
Uncertain Fate for Whistleblowers Who Took on State Dept's Inspector Gen.
Second Army Officer Faults Gitmo Panels
Inside France's Secret African War
What Did Happen to the 80,000 Glocks Given to Iraq's Police?
Iraq Occupation
Coalition Forces Kill 25 in Iraq, but Identities of Dead Disputed
Rice Orders Cameras Installed in Vehicles Blackwater Uses for Iraq Convoys
Iraqi Official: US Could Trim Forces by Easter of Next Year
The Erosion of a Murder Case Against Marines in the Killing of 24 Iraqi Civilians
Conflicting Intelligence in Iraq Leaves Kidnapped Soldiers’ Fate Unknown
Hefty Vacations Limit Iraqi Soldiers' Training Time
Today in Iraq
As Their Numbers Dwindle, Christians in Iraq Feel Increasingly Vulnerable
Iraqi Shi'ite Pilgrimage to Najaf Ends Peacefully
Iraq Struggles With Cholera Outbreak
Attacks Continue
Two Sadrist Clerics Killed in Basra
Four Unidentified Bodies Found in Baghdad
Casualties From Kirkuk Blast Rise to 12
Friday: 4 GIs, 59 Iraqis Killed, 57 Iraqis Wounded
Global Iraq Fallout
Iraq Hearts China's Guns
Syria Vows Not to Expel Iraqi Refugees
UN Calls for Humanitarian Entry Visas to Syria for Iraqi Asylum Seekers
The War at Home
Bush Expresses Opposion to Iraq's Partition
Edwards Slams Top Clinton Strategist's Ties to Blackwater
Fort Hunt's Quiet Men Break Silence on WWII
US Military
Army's Most-Deployed Brigade Coming Home
US Proposes to Sell $617 Million in Weapons to Australia
Battles of Britain
Archbishop of Canterbury: Iraq Far Worse Than Acknowledged
UK Archbishop Attacks Neocons Over US Threat to Bomb Iran
Anti-Nuke Group Member Swims Into Naval Base Storing Part of UK Arsenal
Thales, Boeing Will Coordinate Key British Military Project
Iraqi Interpreters Will Be Allowed Into UK After All
'War on Terror'
Sen. Levin Presses AG Nominee on Interrogation Memo Release
Bush's Ex-Security Czar Calls for 'Safe' Internet
Glitch Floods Homeland Security E-Mail
FCC Head Cites National Security, Refuses to Investigate Phone Companies Disclosure of Records
Al-Qaeda: Bin Laden Alive and Well
UN Says Russia Must Stop Flood of Afghan Heroin
Briton Killed, Two Hurt in Afghanistan
Suicide Bomber Kills Two Children in Afghan South
Three German Soldiers Injured in Afghanistan Blast
Afghanistan: Kite Runner: Danger on and Off the Screen
British Regiment to Lead Spring Offensive in Afghanistan
Afghans Protest Against Israel on Quds Day
Musharraf, Bhutto Reach Tentative Deal to Let Her Return With Amnesty
Pakistan Election Poses Challenges for US
Timeline for Pakistan Elections
Opposition Dismisses Call for Talks as UN, Myanmar Exchange Threats
Suu Kyi Appears on State TV as Under-Fire Myanmar Frees Monks
Myanmar Hunts for Four Activist Monks
French Oil Giant: No Plans to Leave Myanmar
Myanmar Activists Vow 'Fight to Death' as Generals Continue Crackdown
Fight Not Over, Vow Defiant Monks
UN Envoy Warns of Widespread Abuse in Myanmar
We’ll Seek UN Sanctions, US Tells Myanmar
Ex-Myanmar Prisoners Describe Torture
Sri Lanka Accuses Truce Monitors of Violating Ceasefire
Nepal Coalition’s Dispute With Former Rebels Stalls Elections
South Korea Sends Envoys to US, Neighbors
As Internet Censorship Tightens in China, Private Firms Pitch In
Fiji Ends State of Emergency
Bush Determined to Confront Iran's Nuclear Ambitions
Iraqi Official Urges US Talks With Iran
France Urges EU Partners to Take Unilateral Steps Against Iran
Iran Cleric Denounces French Sanctions Call
Ahmadinejad: Liberate 'All of Palestine' From Israeli Hands
Ahmadinejad: Iran Will Answer Questions From UN, but Won't Negotiate Over Nuclear Rights
Iranians Chant 'Death to Israel' in Mass Protest
Power Grid to Link Iran With Iraq
Fatah, Hamas Deny Reports of Secret Talks
Palestinian Factions Bombard Israeli Targets Near Gaza
Hamas: Fatah Using 'Insurgency' Tactics
Palestinian Minister Demands Israel Release All Prisoners
Hamas Pays Gaza Strip Security Forces With Cash-Filled Suitcases
Israeli Troops Kill Palestinian on Gaza Border
Interview: Hamas Leader Offers Truce to Israel in Exchange for Lands Seized in 1967
On Stage in Jerusalem, Jewish and Arab Audiences Hear the Other Side of the Story – in Their Own Language
Israeli Faction Leader Urges Olmert to Pull Out of Mideast Conference
Doctors: Risk of Losing Limbs Not Enough to Get Wounded Palestinians Into Israel for Treatment
Bush Says He Is 'Very Optimistic' About Palestinian Statehood
Hard Times Fall on Storied West Bank City
Lebanese Christian Party MP: Members Aren't Militants, Just Having Fun
Christian Split in Lebanon Raises Specter of Civil War
Lebanese Presidential Candidate: Integrate Hezbollah Into Lebanese Army
Hezbollah Chief Accuses Israel of Lebanon Killings
Lebanon Issues Arrest Warrant for Fatah al-Islam Leader
Lebanon Terror Charges Brought
Israel Fighter Jets Breach Lebanese Airspace
Lebanese Govt Buried Bodies of 98 Militants
Egypt Court Orders Release of Leading Islamist
Egypt Police Uncover Smuggling Tunnel Leading to Gaza Strip
Turkish PM Warns Bush Over Genocide Bill
French FM Tries to Defuse Tensions With Turkey
Saudi Arabia
Top Saudi Cleric Hits Militant Recruits
Support for Shake-Up of Saudi Justice System
Police Arrest Party Leaders in Crackdown on Basque Separatism
Basque Protest Urged Over Arrests
A Glance at the Basque Rebel Group ETA
Ukraine's Pro-West Bloc Wins Majority, but Government Uncertain
US Proposes Common Missile Defense Network With Russia, NATO
Ugandan Forces Raid Refugee Camps, Driving Out Thousands of Rwandans
Ugandan Govt Urges International Pressure on Rebels
Prominent General, Two Others, Slain in Mogadishu
Eight Somalis Killed in Market Attacks
Arrest Warrant Issued for President of Interpol
Four African Nations Agree to Cross-Border Patrols
UN Warns Against Military Buildup in Congo Region
Burundi Rebel Factions Clash
Nigeria Buries Troops Killed in Darfur
US Navy Exercises Off Ghana Coast
Algerian Military Kills 22 Militants, Arrests One
Weekend Reviews
A Tragic Legacy: How a Good vs. Evil Mentality Destroyed the Bush Presidency
Hitler, Mussolini, Roosevelt
World War IV: The Long Struggle Against Islamofascism
A Truly Inconvenient Truth
The Sutras of Abu Ghraib Paints a Graphic Picture

Justin Raimondo
The Blackwater Massacre

Alan Bock
Machiavelli's Real Transgression

Doug Bandow
The Price of Promiscuous Intervention

Charles Peña
Misunderestimating the Price of Iraq

Nebojsa Malic
Brussels' End

Philip Giraldi
What World War III
May Look Like

David R. Henderson
War and the Constitution

Praful Bidwai
Nuke Deal May Trigger Midterm Polls in India

Ivan Eland
Why 'Partition' (of Iraq) Is a Dirty Word

Sascha Matuszak
Chaos in the Great Game

Ran HaCohen
Palestine: Blood Is in the Air

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