Have a Nice Day, N.S.A.

By VANESSA BARBARA ?The New York Times AT the opening of the United Nations General Assembly on Tuesday, Dilma Rousseff, the president of my country, Brazil, delivered a scolding speech in response to reports that the National Security Agency has… Continue Reading

Russians Deserve Better Than Putin

by US Sen. John McCain – Pravda When Pravda.ru editor, Dmitry Sudakov, offered to publish my commentary, he referred to me as ?an active anti-Russian politician for many years.? I?m sure that isn?t the first time Russians have heard me… Continue Reading

Israel Silent on Chemical Weapons

Analysis by Pierre Klochendler JERUSALEM, Sep 23 2013 (IPS) – ?Does Israel have chemical weapons too?? is the question posed by the U.S. publication Foreign Policy, citing a newly uncovered CIA document from 1983 which alleged that Israel is likely… Continue Reading

Obama’s Opportunity on Iran

Bob Dreyfuss- The Nation President Obama has a chance, now that Russia has rescued him from the impending debacle in Syria, to pull off a deal with Iran?s new, reasonable leadership.

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The Guardian , Posted by Dana Nuccitelli The 5 stages of climate denial are on display ahead of the IPCC report Climate contrarians appear to be running damage control in the media before the next IPCC report is published The… Continue Reading

Rich Man?s Recovery

By PAUL KRUGMAN ? The New York Times A few days ago, The Times published a report on a society that is being undermined by extreme inequality. This society claims to reward the best and brightest regardless of family background.… Continue Reading