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Stories by Sidney Blumenthal
Sidney Blumenthal, author of "The Clinton Wars," writes a column for Salon and the London Guardian.
The Battle Between McCain and Bush: The Cancelled First Night, The "Furious" President and the Palin Gambit
Posted on: Sep 3, 2008, Source: Huffington Post
The cancellation of the first night of the Republican National Convention marks the renewal of the rivalry between George W. Bush and John McCain.
The Strange Death of Republican America
Posted on: Aug 5, 2008, Source: Huffington Post
Today no one can even envision when the Republicans will control the presidency and both houses of the Congress as they did just two years ago.
The Disastrous Rule of a Mayberry Machiavelli
Posted on: Sep 19, 2006, Source: AlterNet
Bush ran as a moderate, tacked right and governed ineffectually -- before 9/11. Since then he has become the most radical American president in history, and arguably the worst.
How Bush Destroyed the CIA
Posted on: May 18, 2006, Source: AlterNet
In Porter Goss, the Bush administration found the perfect hatchet man to drive the CIA into the ground. Hayden, the former NSA chief, may oversee its liquidation.
The Tethered Goat Strategy
Posted on: Apr 9, 2006, Source: The Guardian
Amid an internal crisis of credibility on Iraq, Condoleezza Rice has washed her hands of her department.
The President, the Stripper and the Attorney General
Posted on: Feb 9, 2006, Source: The Guardian
The extraordinary legal defense of George Bush's domestic spying reads like a blend of Kafka, Le CarrÃ© and Mel Brooks.
Katrina Comes Home to Roost
Posted on: Sep 2, 2005, Source: The Guardian
President Bush is to blame for the scale of the disaster as a result of his administration's policies and actions.
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