Today's Highlights

Legend of the Removed Checkpoints: Ran HaCohen
War of Words Nebojsa Malic
The Endless War: Eric Margolis
Tangled in Table Talk: Eric Kenning
In Damascus, a Lot of Uninvited Guests: D. Jamail

 Mike McNulty

US Army, FBI Gassed, Shot, Burned and Bombed Branch Davidians to Death: Hillary Clinton pushed for it

 Ivan Eland

American Kidnapped and Tortured by US Navy: No mention of Padilla’s ‘dirty bomb plot’ at civilian trial so far

 Joseph Wilson

Those 16 Words: And the crew who lied us into war

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Updated April 19, 2007 - 8:23 PM EDT
Bloody Day in Iraq: 313 Killed, 302 Hurt
  Maliki Orders Arrest of Colonel in Charge of Baghdad
  Gates Vows US Will Persevere With Baghdad Crackdown
  Iraq: Thousands Missing Since War Began
  Thursday: 3 GIs, 2 Britons, 82 Iraqis Killed; 70 Iraqis Injured
Senate Leader Reid: US Can't Win War in Iraq
  Democrats Further Soften Stance on Iraq
  No Movement on Iraq as Dems Meet With White House
  Unplugged McCain Sings 'Bomb Bomb Bomb, Bomb Bomb Iran'
  Military Experts: Iraq War Is Damaging Forces
US: Signs Point to Iran's 'Unhealthy' Afghan Role
  Israeli Envoy Urges 'Tough Diplomacy' Against Iran, Warns of Attack
  Ethnic Spat Heats Up Pakistan-Iran Border
Legend of the Removed Checkpoints  by Ran HaCohen
Time for America to Be Relevant in Cuba  by Charles B. Rangel and Jeff Flake
Israel's Strategic Threat: Equality
by Neve Gordon
The Endless War  by Eric Margolis
Tangled in Table Talk  by Eric Kenning
Heck of a Job, Wolfie  by Robert Scheer

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Afghan Offensive to Test NATO 'Credibility'
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Afghan Journalists Protest Station Raid
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Nebojsa Malic
War of Words

Ran HaCohen
The Legend of the
Removed Checkpoints

Philip Giraldi
Cheney Does Africa

Ivan Eland
Will Current Disasters Curtail Future Interventions?

Alan Bock
Portents of Failure

Doug Bandow
Savage Peace: Wilson's Failure

Charles PeŮa
Yankee, Go Home

David R. Henderson
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Praful Bidwai
From Horror, an Opportunity for Peace

Sascha Matuszak
From China to Cairo

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