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    Baroud: Al-Aqsa vs. Israel: The Lurking Danger Beneath

    While the danger of Al-Aqsa Mosque collapsing is real, it is a representation of the mentality that rules Israel: one of annexation and military occupation, with no regard to Palestine’s holiest site, also revered by over 1.6 billion Muslims around the world.

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    Slaughter: How To Fan The Flames

    The worse our situation gets—economically, politically, ecologically—the more we yearn for a vast movement to erupt and transform the landscape. It’s not impossible. Look at 1937, when workplace occupations spread everywhere, from auto factories to Woolworth’s.

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    Grossman: The Enemy of Your Enemy is Not Always Your Friend

    Ukraine has the first European government in decades where fascist parties have gained a significant role in the executive branch

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    Street: Beyond the Deep State

    According to a recent much-discussed online essay by the former long-time top Republican and Congressional staffer, Mike Lofgren, for the liberal talk show host and political commentator Bill Moyers, popular governance is a myth in the United States. There are, Lofgren writes, two U.S. governments in and around Washington DC

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  • Herman: The Fool, the Demagogue, and the Former KGB Colonel

    The fool is John Kerry, who has looked bad in his rushing around between Washington and Tel Aviv trying to get in place a “framework” agreement between Israel and the Palestinians that would show progress in the efforts of the honest broker, assailing Nicholas Maduro of Venezuela for his “terror campaign against his own people,” and, of course, denouncing the Russians for their “aggression” against the coup-regime of Ukraine

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    Sargent: Our Dilemma, Your Dilemma

    We wanted to let you know that since “Our Dilemma” appeared in the March issue, things have improved enough for us to be able to take more time with our decision. In the meantime, we would like to assure you that we have never asked ourselves, “Why Bother?”

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