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  • 'Tis the Season to Be Frightened

    Ebola, Dengue fever, West Nile virus ... Republican ideology created some of these threats in the first place, or managed to make others worse. The climate crisis, which Republicans dismiss en masse, is a key ingredient in all of them.

  • The 0.01 Percent's "I Reap All" Accounts

    At least 9,000 wealthy Americans have amassed $5 million-plus sized IRAs. Multimillionaires and billionaires are shielding vast fortunes from taxation with monstrously huge IRAs.

Alexander Cockburn

Alexander Cockburn

Alexander Cockburn is co-editor with Jeffrey St. Clair of the muckraking newsletter CounterPunch. He is also co-author of the new book "Dime's Worth of Difference: Beyond the Lesser of Two Evils," available through www.counterpunch.com.

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Alexander Cockburn

Alexander Cockburn

Alexander Cockburn is co-editor with Jeffrey St. Clair of the muckraking newsletter CounterPunch. He is also co-author of the new book "Dime's Worth of Difference: Beyond the Lesser of Two Evils," available through www.counterpunch.com.

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By Jeffrey St. Clair and Alexander Cockburn, CounterPunch | News Analysis

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By Alexander Cockburn, Truthout | Op-Ed

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By Alexander Cockburn, Truthout | Op-Ed

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By Alexander Cockburn, Truthout | Op-Ed

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By Alexander Cockburn, Truthout | Op-Ed

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By Alexander Cockburn, Truthout | Op-Ed

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