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Hillary Clinton, Not So Good on Genocide
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.
Why McCain Owes The New York Times a Thank You Card
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.
Can Obama Beat the Clock?
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.
Ron Paul Can Spoil McCain's Comeback
Posted on: Jan 3, 2008, Source: Huffington Post
A strong showing by Paul tonight could severely damage McCain's overall strategy.
Meltdown in Iowa: Huckabee Publicly Attacks Negative Campaigning With Negative Ad
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.
Hillary's Final Strategy: Be Afraid
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.
Iowa: Edwards Takes on Corporate Greed
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.
Dodd Declares He Won't Support Mukasey, Fellow Democrats Follow His Lead
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."
Siesta Time: Univision Fumbles First-Ever Spanish Language Presidential Debate
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.
Active Duty Soldiers Call for An End to the Occupation of Iraq
Posted on: Dec 17, 2006, Source: TheNation.com
For first time since Vietnam, hundreds of active-duty military personnel have organized to oppose a war that they are fighting.
Immigration Reform in Living Color
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.
Bachelet: Si y No
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.
Last Exit to Tombstone
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.
Kicking a Dead Man
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.
Making Sense of Haiti
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.
Soldier for the Truth
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.
Uncensored Gore Vidal
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.
Hard Lines and Second Thoughts
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.
Recallapalooza: Davis Pleads for Sympathy
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.
Five Myths About the Recall
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.
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