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Stephen Bezruchka
Capitalism and Health

Is health care a right or just another commodity, subject to market fluctuations, to be bought and sold? As long ago as 1944, FDR said that health care was a...

Chip Berlet
The Tea Party Movement

Taking its name from the famous pre-Revolutionary action of colonists in Boston, the Tea Party movement has made a political impact. For example, Bob Bennett, three-term conservative senator from Utah...

Amiri Baraka
Resistance and the Arts

From Allen Ginsberg to Kurt Vonnegut and from Bob Dylan to Michael Franti artists have been on the cutting edge. The arts play a pivotal role in society. The great...  

Peter Balakian
Armenian Golgotha

On April 24, 1915, the Turkish government launched the genocide of the Armenians. The state-sponsored mass murder campaign destroyed the millennia-old Armenian people in their historic homeland. Their churches and...

Andrew Bacevich
The Washington Rules

When it comes to formulating foreign policy, particularly since the end of World War II, from Truman to Reagan to Obama, it hasn't mattered much who is in the White...

Araxie Barsamian, Robert Fisk
The Armenian Holocaust

In 1915, the Turkish government launched a premeditated organized campaign to eliminate the millennia-old Armenian people from their traditional homeland in what is now southeastern Turkey. The Turkish officials responsible...

Tariq Ali
Obama: The Continuity of U.S. Policy

From Cairo to Oslo to his Aug. 31, 2010 Oval Office address, Obama has delivered one uplifting homily after another. Each speech is replete with euphemisms generated by White House...  

Philip Agee
Inside the Company: CIA Diary

In the cavernous marble and glass lobby of CIA HQs in Langley, Virginia there is an inscription etched into the wall. Not some patriotic slogan, but words from the Gospel...

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