This Can't Be Happening
Sites of Interest
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A Tiny Revolution
William Blum/Killing Hope
The Distant Ocean
Welcome to the Sideshow
Mark Crispin Miller
Crooks and Liars
Black Agenda Report
The Raw Story
Iraq Vets Against the War
Blues and Dreams
Bright Terrible Spirit
The Federal Reserve has done all it can to turn the tide, with a series of interest rate reductions and a massive infusion of treasure to bolster the security of our financial institutions.
The agreement, which raises far-reaching issues of national sovereignty, was not between the two governments. It was signed by military commanding officers.
Well, we just got our "Oh Shit!" moment with the just-announced resignation of Admiral William J. Fallon, the military commander of US Middle East operations.
"Not so!", Iâ€™m certain their response; "Mr. Dion earned our displeasure." But letâ€™s look at the facts.
The event, which has drawn international media attention, was organised by Iraq Veterans Against the War. It aims to show that their stories of wrongdoing in both countries were not isolated incidents limited to a few "bad apples", as the Pentagon claims, but were everyday occurrences.
But childhood malnutrition in Iraq has increased 9 percent since then, according to an Oxfam International report released last July.
I want instead to address Neumannâ€™s central argument: that it is at least possible to imagine a consensus emerging behind two states, whereas Israelis will never accept a single state. That argument, the rallying cry of most two-staters, paints the one-state crowd as inveterate dreamers and time-wasters.
Bruce said it filed an application with the Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission for clearance to prepare a possible site in Alberta's Peace River district.