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Posted on: Aug 26, 2010, Source: AlterNet

A CIA memo released by Wikileaks on Wednesday looks at America's long tradition of exporting violent extremism abroad, and its implications for U.S. foreign policy.

Posted on: Aug 25, 2010, Source: AlterNet

Alan Simpson has a long history of belittling advocates of the popular program -- he's the wrong person to lead the 'fiscal responsibility' commission.

Posted on: Aug 23, 2010, Source: AlterNet

The right-wing freak-out over the Islamic community center hurts U.S. efforts in Afghanistan. Think they care?

Posted on: Aug 22, 2010, Source: AlterNet

Anti-Islam groups created by extremists like Pamela Geller are on a crusade against U.S. Muslims.

Posted on: Aug 20, 2010, Source: AlterNet

The hysteria over a planned Islamic community center in downtown Manhattan is only the tip of the iceberg.

Posted on: Aug 20, 2010, Source: AlterNet

The American Civil Liberties Union is highlighting ongoing abuses at a private immigration prison in Texas.

Posted on: Aug 16, 2010, Source: AlterNet

The absurd controversy over the proposed Islamic center in New York shows that many Americans need to meet some Muslims.

Posted on: Aug 12, 2010, Source: AlterNet

A new survey finds a huge majority of Americans are in agreement about our biggest problem. Obama and the Dems better listen up.

Posted on: Aug 10, 2010, Source: AlterNet

Immigration in America would take a disastrous course if the 'enforcement only' crowd kept getting its way. And Americans would have to suffer for it.

Posted on: Aug 4, 2010, Source: AlterNet

We have to drive the debate about our economic priorities and not get distracted by the opposition.

Posted on: Aug 1, 2010, Source: AlterNet

Many airports offer express security lines for first- and business-class passengers. Why are the Feds letting rich people cut in line?

Posted on: Jul 28, 2010, Source: AlterNet

The Supreme Court handed over our political system to corporate power, and now some lawmakers are fighting to get it back.

Posted on: Jul 13, 2010, Source: AlterNet

Arizona's controversial SB 1070 attempts to make immigration policy that differs from federal law. Precedent suggests it will be shot down.

Posted on: Jul 9, 2010, Source: AlterNet

Give some advice to Hamas or al Qaeda about how they can peacefully achieve their objectives -- and the Supreme Court might call it material aid.

Posted on: Jul 2, 2010, Source: AlterNet

Law enforcement is using dubious justifications to spy on Americans based on nothing more than people's political beliefs.

Posted on: Jun 29, 2010, Source: AlterNet

The real story of Petraeus' job in Iraq is that he failed to accomplish one of the most crucial tasks of the occupation.

Posted on: Jun 28, 2010, Source: AlterNet

Stoking fears of an impending government gun-grab shakes money out of the conservative base and energizes activists.

Posted on: Jun 24, 2010, Source: AlterNet

Obama's hardline move on BP is exactly what government is supposed to do; whatever it can, within the limits of the law, to protect its citizens’ interests.

Posted on: Jun 22, 2010, Source: AlterNet

While we’ll be treated to plenty of blather about the McChrystal incident, the most important part of the story is largely being ignored by the corporate media.

Posted on: Jun 21, 2010, Source: AlterNet

A provision buried deep in the arcane rules of a federal agency gives some investors the ability to make working people pay a piece of their income taxes.