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What Obama’s Failure has Wrought

The Weather Underground The news media gets more online hits, higher ratings, etc. when it sells fear. Ted Kaczynski (The Unabomber) So we get news stories, like those documented by Sarah Kendzior, that “link,” without evidence, alleged perpetrators to shadowy … Continue reading

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I’m not a Lawyer… Weighing in on Obama’s Defense of Killing Americans Abroad

The New York Times ran a story yesterday that provides an account of the Obama Administration’s legal justification for its drone strike killing of Anwar al-Awlaki, the first US citizen to be so executed.  The recent leak of a US Justice Department … Continue reading

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Why Obama will Quietly Back SCAF

Credit: Mosha’ab Alzamy/Al Jazeera  “Crowds mass in Tahrir against military ‘coup‘” declares Al Jazeera English. In a recent post at Political Violent @ a Glance I discussed the Obama administration-supported coup that aborted what might have been a popular overthrow of … Continue reading

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