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Putin as Abraham Lincoln: Counterpunch Bid to Outdo European Political Confusionionism.

Vladimir Putin: Russia’s Abraham Lincoln says Counterpunch. 

Political confusionism is an ideological trend on the rise

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European Left

Hillary Clinton: Assessing the "Queen of Chaos"

Jeremy Appel
Originally published in the Monitor (Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives)

Progressives hoping for a Democratic victory in the upcoming U.S. election should be sorely disappointed by the party’s presidential nominee. 815 more words

Global Affairs

PermaWar.

PermaWar. 

There it is; a succinct description of the current stage of globalisation in which we find ourselves. The obscene rejection of all the principles of a true  735 more words

Selling imperialist propaganda in an anti-imperialist wrapper

Any resemblance to persons living or dead or quoted in this article is entirely coincidental
OffGuardian | August 31, 2016

As we predicted a few weeks ago, the Washington war party seems to have seized the initiative from the “lame duck” Obama administration over Syria and is currently pushing hard for a direct confrontation with the Syrian Arab Army, and possibly with Russia.

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United States

Selling imperialist propaganda in an anti-imperialist wrapper

edited 02/08/16

As we predicted a few weeks ago, the Washington war party seems to have seized the initiative from the “lame duck” Obama administration over Syria and is currently pushing hard for a direct confrontation with the Syrian Arab Army, and possibly with Russia. 1,699 more words

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IT'S ONLY OUR MONEY

The Pentagon Money Pit

By Dave Lindorff/ Counterpunch/ August 11, 2016

What if the inspector general of the Department of Health and Human Services were to report that $6.5 billion in spending by that federal agency was unaccounted for and untraceable? 1,236 more words

Politics

What Chelsea Manning Revealed

A caveat: this article (which is included below) was written in 2013 and her name is now Chelsea Manning, not Bradley. 

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