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A Tiny Revolution
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The Distant Ocean
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Mark Crispin Miller
Crooks and Liars
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Iraq Vets Against the War
Blues and Dreams
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Osheroff is remembered most for his rich life of political activism. From the battlefields of the Spanish Civil War to streets all across the United States, he was a master strategist, energetic organizer, and courageous fighter. But when I think about a world without Abe, itâ€™s Osheroff-the-philosopher I will miss the most.
Captain Alex Cornelissen informed the boarders that the Farley Mowat is a Dutch registered ship in international waters and that Canada had no legal right to restrict the free passage of the vessel through international waters.
The Winograd Commission offers a quite honest appraisal of some aspects of the July 2006 War.1 It acknowledges that it was â€œa serious missed opportunity.â€ Israel had â€œinitiated a long war, which ended without its clear military victory (italics added).â€
Many Iraqis have come to believe that Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki is just as much a dictator as Saddam Hussein was.
As it is with organized religion, so it is with political parties, neo-conservative philosophies, Islamic Jihad, and secular Zionism all of which drool with words without meaning â€“ democracy, liberty, freedom, security, everlasting life, and peace â€“ all made meaningless as they are made achievable through fear, the glue that solidifies countless minds into mass stupidity.
Add a comment Add a comment Read more: Iraq: Getting Half the StoryOne commonly used tactic is to describe events using self-styled or "official" terminology, which deliberately confuses the reader by giving no real indication or analysis of what is actually happening.
â€œ[T]he Ahousaht band of Clayoquot Sound has signed a memorandum of understanding with Vancouver-based Selkirk Metals to test drill for copper on Catface Mountain, a principal landmark for the Tofino area.â€
Instead, Seckel affected to be almost insulted at the questions, suggesting his integrity may have been impugned, that he was perhaps being accused of being "political" in the matter.