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Mexico Crime Tactics Migrating to Honduras June 12, 2014

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US Role in Chemical Attacks During the Iran-Iraq War June 12, 2014

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US Role in Chemical Attacks During the Iran-Iraq War

The Woody Allen Allegations: Not So Fast June 12, 2014

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The Woody Allen Allegations: Not So Fast

Hiatus… June 12, 2014

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We can’t explain our lapse in postings except to say that we lost interest in publishing anything. Whether that will continue is not clear at this point. Some of the ease of publishing may have changed relative to posting other people’s words despite proper attribution. This space was never really intended as a soap box, […]

Article: The Libor Scandal and Capitalism’s Moral Decay July 14, 2012

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The Libor Scandal and Capitalism’s Moral Decay http://www.theatlantic.com/business/archive/2012/07/the-libor-scandal-and-capitalisms-moral-decay/259819/ Posted from WordPress for Android

Nightmare foretold if Greece heads for euro exit May 18, 2012

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2:30pm BST By Harry Papachristou and Giles Elgood ATHENS/LONDON (Reuters) – In Athens, the homeless are on the streets in growing numbers, soup kitchens feed twice as many people as a year ago, and the poor are diving into garbage bins in search of scrap they can sell. Greece is close to breaking point as it […]

From Associated Press – Analysis: US, Israel agree to disagree on Iran March 6, 2012

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  By ANNE GEARAN AP National Security Writer AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais       Buy AP Photo Reprints WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu ended two days of public posturing on Iran right where they began. Obama wants Israel to refrain from attacking Iran now, and Netanyahu pointedly refused to […]

Haaretz: Netanyahu and Obama play high-stakes poker over Iran March 3, 2012

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Haaretz’s editor-in-chief Aluf Benn says PM’s planned trip to Washington will be the most fateful of his political career. By Aluf BennTags: Iran Iran nuclear Benjamin Netanyahu Barack Obama Washington Get Haaretz on iPhone Get Haaretz on Android Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s upcoming trip to Washington will be the most important one in his long career as ambassador, politician and national leader. On […]

Al Jazeera Q&A: Nir Rosen’s predictions for Syria February 25, 2012

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  Journalist who recently travelled the country draws on his experiences to consider Syria’s fate. Al Jazeera: To quote General David Petraeus in Iraq: ‘Tell me how this ends.’   Nir Rosen: The regime can survive for a long time, even if it steadily loses control of territory within the country. It is very unlikely that […]

New York Times: David Carr February 23, 2012

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  February 23, 2012, 3:45 PM When Reporters Become Targets, War Coverage Is Reduced to a Stream of Videos By DAVID CARR The terrible news that Marie Colvin, an American-born correspondent for The Sunday Times of London, had been killed, along with Rémi Ochlik, a French photographer, while covering the conflict in Syria early Wednesday reminded anew of the […]