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History’s Dire Warning: Beware False-Flag Trigger for Long-Sought War with Iran

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PEPE ESCOBAR: Iran Squeezed Between Imperial Psychos and European Cowards

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Of Two Minds - The Economy Has Fundamentally Changed in the 21st Century--and Not for the Better

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ACTION ALERT: WaPo Must Acknowledge CIA Role in Pakistan Polio Crisis

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Collapse of USS Cole Bombing Case Marks Another Failure for Guantánamo’s Military Courts

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Tulsi Gabbard would drop charges against Assange & Snowden

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A man wants his 76-year sentence for murder overturned because the eyewitness was legally blind

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China Delivers 71 Tons of Humanitarian Aid to Venezuela

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Revisionism Is Winning in American Politics

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AOC, Sanders, and Warren Are the Real Centrists Because They Speak for Most Americans

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Threats and Sanctions Everywhere – A Chronicle of Disorganized Chaos Foretold | New Eastern Outlook

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The Tariff Issue

www.unz.com - Wherever I look at US policy, foreign or domestic, I see only insanity, ignorance, and incompetence. Take the issue of tariffs, which is Trump’s mistaken approach to bringing the jobs back home. The …

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