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    It has been alleged in many online circles that Western powers and their allies created ISIS, which a US-led coalition is now battling in Syria. How accurate is this claim?

  • Eric Holder: The Reason Robert Rubin Isn't Behind Bars

    As a result of Holder's failure to prosecute any of the Wall Street crew who helped to prop up the housing bubble, the main culprits walked away incredibly wealthy.

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Derailing the Dynasty Train

By Chuck Collins, OtherWords | Op-Ed

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Glenn Greenwald's New Book: No Place to Hide

By Jonathan Franklin, Truthout | Book Review

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Arundhati Roy: Is India on a Totalitarian Path?

By Amy Goodman and Nermeen Shaikh, Democracy Now! | Video Interview

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The Economic Destruction of Gaza

By Ali Abunimah, Truthout | Book Excerpt

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Legacy of Lost Hegemony

By Harriet Fraad, Truthout | Book Review
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2014.5.27.Piketty.thumb

Derailing the Dynasty Train

By Chuck Collins, OtherWords | Op-Ed

2014.5.13.Greenwald.Cover.thumb

Glenn Greenwald's New Book: No Place to Hide

By Jonathan Franklin, Truthout | Book Review

2014_0416roy_cat.png

Arundhati Roy: Is India on a Totalitarian Path?

By Amy Goodman and Nermeen Shaikh, Democracy Now! | Video Interview

2014 0410au cat

The Economic Destruction of Gaza

By Ali Abunimah, Truthout | Book Excerpt

2014 0312-5 thumb

Legacy of Lost Hegemony

By Harriet Fraad, Truthout | Book Review