Today's Highlights

Will Bush Invade Pakistan?: Justin Raimondo
Democratic Iraq Doublespeak: Chernus/Engelhardt
A Trap for Fools: Uri Avnery
Keeping Up Appearances: Sascha Matuszak
Dems Earmarking the War Machine: Derrick Jackson

 Daniel Ellsberg

Vietnam, Iraq and the Failure of Aggressive War

 Helen Thomas

‘You Started This War and You Can End It’

 Glenn Greenwald

The Tragic Legacy of George W. Bush

 Bill Brown

Rise of the Surveillance State

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Updated July 23, 2007 - 11:19 PM EDT
Sadr Builds Secret Power Base
  Al-Qaeda in Iraq Gaining in Power, Sophistication, Wealth
  On Iraqi Mountain Fortress, Anti-Turkish Fighters Rule

Monday: 3 GIs, 97 Iraqis Killed; 103 Iraqis Wounded

With Iraq on Fire, Rest of World on Hold
  General Seeks Troop Cut in Northern Iraq
  US, Iran to Discuss Iraq Again in Baghdad Tuesday
'As Long as Dad Comes Back Alive...'
  Ramstein Sees More Patients Since 'Surge'
Bush Aide: Military Could Go Into Pakistan

6 NATO Soldiers Killed in Afghanistan

  US Spy Chief: Osama in Pakistan
  Al-Qaeda Family Feud
  Pakistan Aid Tribal Paramilitary Funding Facing Resistance in Congress
Ruling Party in Turkey Wins Broad Victory
Democratic Doublespeak on Iraq
by Ira Chernus and Tom Engelhardt
Inside Track: War vs.
Limited Government
 by Doug Bandow
Will Bush Be the Last
Hawk Standing?
 by Eugene Robinson
Why Germans Supported Hitler
by Jacob G. Hornberger
A Trap for Fools  by Uri Avnery
A Really Bad Case of 'Reality'
by Rosa Brooks

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Saudi Arabia Backs Out of Arab Peace Initiative Over Fears of Attacks
Sudan Says US, UK Talk Up Darfur to Hide Iraq 'Failure'
Pope Renews Call to End All Wars
Kurdish Guerrilla Leader Says Defeat Awaits Turkey's Military in Iraq
Today in Iraq
US: Weapons Smugglers With Iran Links Nabbed in Iraq
Iraqi Families Fleeing Violence Set Up Improvised Camps
One Month, Two Brushes With Death
Blast Near Baghdad Kills Five Sunni Leaders: Police
Actor's New Role: Iraqi Hangman
Iraqis Hail Football Victory With Barrage of Gunfire
Sunday: 78 Iraqis Killed, 69 Injured
British Iraq Fallout
Father Gets Card After Iraq Death
Committee: British Defense Ministry 'Failed' in Letting Captives Sell Stories
The War at Home
US Envoy Asks Bush to Issue More Visas to Iraqi Employees
Bayh Joins Lugar in Push for New Strategy in Iraq
Senator Wants Bush Censured Over Iraq War
Giuliani Assembles Staff of Pro-Israel Advisers
'War on Terror'
A 'Safe Haven' for al-Qaeda in Pakistan
Al-Qaeda Regrouping Points to US Attack
Spy Chief: Threatening to Torture Detainees Has Saved Countless Lives
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Brown Drops 'War on Terror,' Redefining the Fight
Taliban Seek a Deal for Korean Hostages
Afghan, Foreign Troops Launch Bid to Rescue Koreans
Merkel Rejects Taliban Demand to Leave Afghanistan
Body of German Recovered in Afghanistan
Taliban Say Second German Hostage Killed
Korean Aid Workers Flee Afghanistan
Merkel: Increase in German Troops in Afghanistan Possible
Pakistan Hits Out at US Critics of Terrorism Stance
Bhutto Plans Early Challenge
Parties to Challenge Pakistan Election Plan
America's Pakistan Dilemma
20 Militants Killed in Pakistani Strikes on Border Region
Kashmir Separatists Appeal for End to Pakistan Violence
Why India Is Selling Weapons to Myanmar
Bomb by Bomb, Japan Sheds Military Restraints
Taiwan Eyes Editing China From Textbooks
Iran: No Secret Arms Deal With Syria
Iran Denies Iranian-Americans Coerced Into Talking
Drug Smugglers Kill 11 Iranians in Elite Corps
Blair to Gaza
Wolfensohn: Blair Will Fail in Gaza
Blair Has Limits as Mideast Envoy
Palestinians: Blair, Abbas to Meet Tuesday in West Bank
Israeli Amnesty Offer Divides Militants
Palestinian Parliament Fails to Reach Quorum to Vote on Abbas Government
Israeli Military Kills Four Gunmen in Gaza
Two Gaza Civilians Wounded in Israeli Air Strike
In Arabic Textbook, Israel Calls ’48 War Catastrophe for Arabs
Olmert Favors 'Investing' More in Military
Israeli Protesters Barred From Settlement Throw Rocks at Palestinian Homes
Terror Attacks Take a Back Seat as Mob Wars Hit New Heights
More Palestinian Camp Clashes in North Lebanon Kill Four Soldiers
Nahr al-Bared Refugees Yearn to Return Home to Their Own Refugee Camp, Rebuild
Hezbollah Says Can Strike Any Spot in Israel
'Britain Exaggerates Darfur Crisis'
Sudan Rejects Use of Force by UN-AU Darfur Mission
Ethiopian Troops 'to Secure Central Somalia'
South African Suspects Implicate de Klerk in Plot to Poison Anti-Apartheid Activist's Underwear
Italian Police Charge Imam and 2 Aides With Training Terrorists
Report: Chemicals Found in Imam's Apartment Raid Could Have Been Used to Make a Bomb
Chavez: Foreigners Critical of Govt to Get Boot
Political Clashes Shake Venezuela’s Strained Oil Industry
US Bending Rules on Colombia Terror?

Justin Raimondo
Will Bush Invade Pakistan?

Sascha Matuszak
Keeping Up Appearances

Alan Bock
Getting It Wrong

Doug Bandow
The Conquest of America by Iraq

Nebojsa Malic
Summer of Discontent

Philip Giraldi
Can't Find Osama?
Attack Iran Instead

Ivan Eland
Payback for NATO Expansion

David R. Henderson
The Meaning of July 4th,
Part Three

Charles Peña
Lucky, but for How Much Longer?

Ran HaCohen
Palestine: Blood Is in the Air

Praful Bidwai
India: Impasse Over Nuclear Fuel Reprocessing Rights

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