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Global Eye — The Inhuman Stain

Moscow Times, There is a horrible scandal eating away the heart of the American body politic. Among the many corrupted currents loosed upon the nation by the Bush Regime, this scandal is perhaps the worst, for it abets all the […]

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Rumsfeld Plans Military Changes in Asia

AP, ANDERSEN AIR FORCE BASE, Guam (AP) – The Pentagon is likely to announce changes to the makeup and basing of some U.S. military forces overseas as early as December, Defense Secretary Donald H. Rumsfeld said Friday at this base […]

Israel 'Very Worried' About Egyptian Military Buildup

CNSNews, Jerusalem – Israel is very worried that a massive Egyptian military buildup is eroding Israel's qualitative military edge that has enabled it to defend itself and survive in a hostile region, the chairman of the Knesset Foreign Affairs and […]

Rockets Explode Outside East Afghan Base

AP, JALALABAD, Afghanistan – Suspected Taliban and al-Qaida insurgents fired two rockets Friday at an airport where U.S. forces are based, shattering windows in buildings but causing no casualties, an Afghan military official said. The rockets, shot from the southern […]

Iraq: the crumbling coalition

The Independent, As Italy mourns and Japan abandons plans to send troops, Bush desperately scrambles for new approach The American-led coalition's failure to secure additional outside help in policing Iraq during a worsening security crisis was exposed yesterday when Japan […]

Afghanistan: renewed instability?

Daily Times, America

History says Jews, Muslim can live together peacefully

The Jakarta Post , The Jews and the Palestinians are closer than they like to think. The fundamental values of Israel are also sacred to Muslims. The word “Israel” is the name of the prophet Jacob who is praised in […]

Uncensored Gore

LA Weekly, The take-no-prisoners social critic skewers Bush, Ashcroft and the whole damn lot of us for letting despots rule. It's lucky for George W. Bush that he wasn

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