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Posted on: Mar 7, 2008, Source: Huffington Post

Obama adviser Samantha Power exposed the Clinton administration's indifference to genocide -- she got the boot for stating it on the campaign trail.

Posted on: Feb 22, 2008, Source: Huffington Post

The Times, in fact, couldn't have found a moment more favorable for Johnny Mack to let this fearsome cat out of the bag.

Posted on: Feb 4, 2008, Source: Huffington Post

Barack Obama has only one competitor left standing and it's not Hillary Clinton. It's time itself.

Posted on: Jan 3, 2008, Source: Huffington Post

A strong showing by Paul tonight could severely damage McCain's overall strategy.

Posted on: Dec 31, 2007, Source: Huffington Post

Huckabee was forced to abruptly end his press conference as the questioning of his motives by an amused press corps only seemed to build.

Posted on: Dec 30, 2007, Source: Huffington Post

Barack Obama and John Edwards might want to change the world. But Hillary Clinton wants to protect you against it.

Posted on: Dec 28, 2007, Source: Huffington Post

Edwards is in the midst of a final 38-county push to win next Thursday's Iowa caucuses.

Posted on: Oct 30, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Marc Cooper: "That is about as basic as it gets," Dodd said. "You must obey the law. Everyone must."

Posted on: Sep 10, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Marc Cooper: Almost everything about it was a dud, rendering the entire exercise little more than a gimmick.

Posted on: Dec 17, 2006, Source:

For first time since Vietnam, hundreds of active-duty military personnel have organized to oppose a war that they are fighting.

Posted on: Mar 26, 2006, Source: AlterNet

The half-million protesters who flooded Los Angeles this weekend are a glaring sign that Washington needs a rational immigration policy -- not more walls and fences.

Posted on: Jan 19, 2006, Source: Truthdig

The election of Socialist pediatrician Michelle Bachelet as president is good news for the people of Chile. Especially given the alternatives.

Posted on: Mar 29, 2005, Source: LA Weekly

The Bush administration has spent $30 million trying to secure the Arizona border with little effect. Scenes from the capital of illegal immigration reveal the daily risks of desperate dreams.

Posted on: Dec 17, 2004, Source: LA Weekly

First the L.A. Times helped kill off reporter Gary Webb's career. Then, eight years later, after Webb committed suicide, it publishes a scandalous and shameful obituary.

Posted on: Apr 26, 2004, Source: LA Weekly

Shot over a period of many years, and edited only upon the mysterious death of its subject, 'The Agronomist' follows Haiti's most popular dissident whose life mirrors the nation's tragic history.

Posted on: Feb 24, 2004, Source: LA Weekly

Karen Kwiatkowski, once a White House insider, exposes her former bosses and their reasons for a war that never should have happened.

Posted on: Dec 29, 2003, Source: LA Weekly

The take-no-prisoners social critic skewers Bush, Ashcroft and the whole damn lot of us for letting despots rule.

Posted on: Dec 17, 2003, Source: LA Weekly

Errol Morris' new documentary on Robert McNamara, prime architect of the Vietnam war, is half in, half out of the fog.

Posted on: Aug 21, 2003, Source: LA Weekly

The California Guv hurts his cause by portraying himself as a victim. You have to be popular before voters are ready to feel sorry for you.

Posted on: Aug 13, 2003, Source: LA Weekly

Pundits beware: This 'circus' election is likely to generate a bigger turnout than last year's 'official' contest.