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Recent Bush Watch Features

Patriot McCain? Two Reasons More Americans Will Die In Iraq:
Republicans and Democrats (excerpts)
, Frank Rich

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Specials: MLK Birthday, Iraq Disaster, Middle East, FindLaw, Bush Watch compilations

Analysis: The U.S. War Against Iran, Jerry Politex
Attack On Iran: Hardball Post-Speech Transcript Redacted, Transcript and Politex
Attack On Iran: Scarborough Country' for Jan. 10, 11 p.m., Transcript
Politex News Wire: The Bush Terrorist Speech, Jerry Politex
The Bush "Surge": Bush and Neocons "willing to see more Americans killed" to save reps, Walter C. Uhler
Sexual Innuendo Edition: The Bush "Surge" Plan, Garlic Inerviews
"Surge" Op-Eds: Politex, Weiner, Ostroy, Velvel
It Really Was About Oil:
Bush Surge Aimed at Securing Iraqi Oil, Chris Floyd
The Manly Thing: The Seventies, Then and Now, Kent Southard
Should The Dem Party Be Eradicated? Dem Survey Suggests Party's Backing Dictator Bush, NYT Ed Shows Concern, by Politex, Parry, NYT Ed
Screw We The People: Bush Plan To Escalate Lost War = More War Dead (excerpt), Frank Rich
Op-Eds: Froomkin, Wokusch, Lendman, Jenkins, Uhler, Elich, Taylor, Hirschhorn, Hall, Ireland, Velvel, Kane
Redwashed:
Marketing That Troop Surge In Iraq, Jerry Politex
KILLER DECISION: "FIRST WE SENT AMERICANS TO THEIR DEATHS FOR YOUR LIE, MR. BUSH, NOW WE ARE SENDING THEM TO THEIR DEATHS FOR YOUR EGO." transcript (video above), KEITH OLBERMANN
Top Cultural Experiences: My Personal Best List of 2006, Jerry "Politex" Barrett
Top Ten: U.S. Political Events of 2006 , Jerry Politex
Read This: Rigged Elections By GOP? Is There Any Doubt? , Jerry Politex
Bush Theft: Dems Need To Save, Then Spend, Since GOP Will Just Squander Savings (excerpts), Paul Krugman

News Roundup

New Law Could Subject Civilians to Military Trial, Griff Witte
Cheney says it's just fine for Pentagon to spy on Americans, Mazzetti
Bush Official Calls for Boycott of Law Firms Representing Detainees, Rosenberg
Pimping hard for arms industry, Bush seeks your tax $$ for more nukes, Ed
Why is Bush forcing US attorneys out & replacing them with hardright toadies? , Ed
Why are Bush's top IRS officials letting big corporations get away with tax murder?, Ed
Congress can't afford any more ethics embarrassments , Ed
Libby perjury trial will force Cheney out from under his rock again, Lewis
An overhaul of the air traffic control system is essential, Wald
GOP Lawmakers Dispute Purported Cost of Border Fence, Montgomery
Once Shielded, Northern Marianas Islands Included in Minimum-Wage Increases, Whitney
House Approves Negotiation for Lower Prices for Medicare Drugs, Pugh
West Is Going in Democrats' Direction, T.R. Reid
Rice is whooshing round the ME again like an untied balloon losing hot air, Shanker and Myre
Specials: MLK Birthday, Iraq Disaster, Middle East, FindLaw, Bush Watch compilations

AFP - Wire stories

Iraq executes two Saddam cohorts
Rice to hold three-way summit with Abbas, Olmert within month
'Failed London bombers' accused of extremist Muslim plot
Deadly clashes in Mogadishu, govt silences broadcasters
Nepal Maoists formally become members of parliament
GE close to acquiring Smiths Group: report
Airbus loses substantial market share to Boeing



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Special: Martin Luther King

Despite Lessons on King, Some Unaware of His Dream, Valerie Strauss


Special: Bush's Iraq Disaster

Edwards' call for immediate pullback from Iraq gets standing ovation, Lueck
Administration Leaving Out Important Details on Iraq, Seibel
Iraq Plan Ignites Biggest Foreign Policy Fight since Vietnam, Thomma
Iraqi gov officials could hobble new Bush effort before it begins, Burns
More barbaric state hangings occur on our watch as Saddam henchmen swing, Burns
Iraq reconstruction is lethal but Bush shovels our money into the furnace anyway, Glanz
Blair is all poodled out in Iraq whether Bob Gates stays for dinner or not, Cloud
Congressional Democrats haven't yet found the right weapon to fight Bush on Iraq, Rutenberg and Healy


Special: The Middle East

Condoleezza Rice's sounding-Out Mission, Arab News
Review of Arab Editorials, MET
Carter's echo in Israel, MET
Condoleezza Rice's mission impossible, Dar Al Hayat
Shi'ite time bomb has a short fuse , Asia Times
Somalia: Afghanistan remixed , Asia Times
U.S. cannot mobilize Arabs against Iran, Tehran Times
Rice feigning interest in peace , Tehran Times
21 people injured in protest against the Apartheid Wall in Bil'in, IPC
Insurgent TV channel turns into Iraq's newest cult hit, Uruknet
Baghdad morgue took 16,000 bodies in 2006, Uruknet
Instead of “al-Qaeda,” U.S. Kills Nomads in Somalia, Uruknet
Palestine 2007: Genocide in Gaza, Ethnic Cleansing in the West Bank, Electronic Intifada


Today's Alternative Special

Findlaw

Pictures And Executions: The Real Scandal In The Hanging Of Saddam Hussein, Sarat
The Arsenal of Tools Congressional Democrats Can Use To Force the Bush Administration To Cooperate with Their Efforts To Undertake Oversight: Pt. 3, Dean


Mainstream

United States

New York Times

Our rabid control culture is stuffing jails with people who need mental hospitals , Harcourt
Bush's concern for 'national security' didn't extend to this particular plane, Harrison

Washington Post

Bush: 'We're Going Forward', Michael A. Fletcher
At Libby Trial, Power Players Face Uncomfortable Spotlight, Carol D. Leonnig
Democrats Differ on Iraq Bill's Bite, Walter Pincus
Officials: Pentagon Probed Finances, Karen DeYoung
House GOP Shows Its Fractiousness In the Minority, Jonathan Weisman
On Iraq, U.S. Turns to Onetime Dissenters, Rajiv Chandrasekaran
Rice Begins Push In the Middle East, Glenn Kessler
A GOP Lawmaker Grapples With Troop Escalation, Shailagh Murray
Gates Ties Iraq Push to Drawdown, Josh White and Ann Scott Tyson
The War Within Sen. McCain, Dan Balz and Shailagh Murray
West Is Going in Democrats' Direction, T.R. Reid
House Passes Medicare Drug Bill, Christopher Lee
Rice Criticizes Sen. Boxer's Comment on War, Associated Press

Christian Science Monitor

US intel chief: Al Qaeda active, strong in Pakistani hideout, Tom Regan
Celebrity gossip's siren call grows louder, Ethan Gilsdorf -

Boston Globe

Exiting via Iran, Rotberg
US military may join Iraqagainst militia leaders, Stockman + Bender
Pentagon reportedly spying using obscure rule , BG
Democrats unveil plan to reduce some student loan rates by half, Zuckerbrod, AP

Chicago Tribune

Cheney Calls Ex-Aide Libby 'Honest', CT
'Groundhog Day' in Iraq, Chapman

Los Angeles Times

Bush insists Congress can't halt Iraq buildup, Nicole Gaouette
Rice gets earful on Mideast peace, Paul Richter
Bush's plan to add troops fueling Iraq insurgency, Borzou Daragahi

San Francisco Chronicle

The shrinking 'coalition', Editorial
Bush Talks Tough in Case for Troop Boost, AP
Living with the scars of war, John Koopman

Seattle Post Intelligencer

Iraq War: King's other legacy, Editorial
Are we losing sight of MLK's vision?, John Iwaski
Bush refuses to waver on Iraq troop plan, AP

UPI

Looking ahead in Iraq -1, Danvers
An admiral for Iraq, Sieff
Energy's cost for global warming, Starr

Newsweek

The fight over Iraq is a clash of governmental branches not seen since Vietnam, Clift

Canada

The Toronto Star

Saddam's half brother hanged: Prosecutor, AP
Iraq calls for release of Iranians held by U.S., AP
Afghan diary, Oakland Ross
Suddenly, the war widens, Lynda Hurst
At least 6 boys die imitating Saddam hanging, AP
Iran: U.S., Britain, Israel 'axis of evil', Reuters
A state of constant dread - Poverty Today, David Oliver
Difficult to gauge Tehran's next step, Olivia Ward
Bush admits mistakes in Iraq, Tim Harper
War's highest price paid by civilians, critics say, Olilvia WArd
Rice vows Mideast peace push, Reuters
British soldier, 16 Taliban killed in Afghan battle, AP
Top Taliban leader said recruiting in Pakistan, Staff
Tax break for going green popular in poll, Dennis Bueckert
Dion to name shadow cabinet next week, CP
We must heed nature's needs, or we risk losing it all, Cameron Smith
U.S. retracts spy coins claim, Jim Bronskill
As votes near, Charest and Harper camps get cozy, Sean Gordon
Tories criticized for host of patronage appointments , Richard Brennan
Dion offers Big Oil a carrot and stick , James Stevenson
O'Connor hopes U.S. won't trim Afghan force, Michael Tutton

CBC News

Bush firm on boosting number of U.S. troops in Iraq, Staff
Abbas rejects transitional Palestinian state, Staff
'Creativity' needed for Mideast peace: Rice, Staff
Pakistan objects to U.S. claims it shelters leaders of al-Qaeda, Staff
Iran, Venezuela offer aid to countries under U.S. 'yoke', AP
U.S. stem cell bill sails through House, AP
2 captured Israeli soldiers still alive: ex-Lebanese leader, Staff
EU must take over human rights leadership: report, Staff
Democrats and Republicans challenge new Iraq plan, Staff
U.S. allies welcome Iraq troop increase, Staff
Air strike missed al-Qaeda targets in Somalia: official, Staff
Is Bush trying to hang his war on someone else?, Jeremy Kinsman
Jimmy Carter and the politics of provocation, Henry Champ
Morality in politics, Larry Zolf
Dion wants energy firms that miss emissions targets penalized, Staff
Tories earmark millions for high-tech border, Staff
O'Connor hopes Bush's Iraq plan won't drain Afghanistan force, CP

Macleans

Iran's leader meets with Nicaragua's Ortega, offers aid to Latin America allies, AP
Bush, Cheney say congressional opposition won't halt troop buildup, AP
US Defence Sect'y meets with US ally in Iraq to discuss troop plans, AP
Iraqi foreign minister calls for release of five Iranians detained by U.S., AP
Bloc, Parti Quebecois talk joint federal, provincial election strategy, CP
Liberal Leader Stephane Dion pitches environmental tax reform in Alberta, CP
Prime Minister Harper calls U.S. security demands 'big worries', CP

England

BBC

Dick Cheney warns Iran not to interfere in Iraq, BBC
Iraq: What Iran and Syria want, BBC
Quick results needed from Bush Iraq plan, BBC
Iran and Venezuela back oil cuts, BBC
EU plans attack on car emissions, BBC

Sunday Herald

With 10,000 fighters, 32 Iraqi MPs & much of Baghdad in his grip, who can defeat Sadr's Army?, Royle
Blair & Bush: Battling On, Cusick
Dangerous times as desperate duo seeks new global threat, Macwhirter
Blair and Bush's latest weapon of war: YouTube, Crichton
War may yet serve a purpose, SH Ed
What will happen first: the collision of Europe & Africa or Bush pulling US troops out of Baghdad?, Shields
Iran: The Backlash Begins, Tait
US forces have been running military operations in Somolia since Christmas, Bloomfield

Guardian

Next target Tehran: Stop Bush before he kills again!, Plesch
Ratcheting up against Iran as hawkish neo-cons hold power, Beaumont
World hotspot report says war zone aid 'fuels more conflicts', Beaumont
Downing Street says Bush ready to do a U-turn on climate change, Hinsliff
45 years left for top Alpine ski resorts as glaciers melt, Smith
California valley restoration project: hopes for a lost Atlantis, Harris
Bush's speech is about widening the war to Iran, Murray
Blair's terrifying jaunty normality about Iraq: total delusion, Pearce
Iraq's civil war: 'The jihad now is against the Shias, not the Americans', Abdul-Ahad
Bush and Cheney strong arm Republicans to shore up political support, MacAskill
President grasps at American Enterprise Institute's plan for 'victory', Goldenberg
Decline and fall: Saddam's French Riviera villa deserted, ransacked, ruined, Willsher
Blair thinks media, military and public should adopt a stiffer upper lip , Editorial
Enter far stage right: British ballerina booed for racist views, Taylor

Independent

Shoot the messenger: The poodle blames Iraq on media and anti-war activitists, Brown
Blair lies to cover up his fatal misjudgement: blames media for unpopular war, Editorial
US 'precision' air strikes kill only 70 civilian nomads in Somalia, Penketh
Oh, America. Has-been Beckham to US story moves Iraq off front pages, Cornwell
Get ready: Bush's tough tactics are a 'declaration of war' on Iran, Penketh
Iraq surge will be bloody with untrustworthy allies, confusing enemies, Sengupta
Shock and oil: Iraq's billions & the White House connection, Foley
We hear Baghdad but we see Saigon: Bush's Vietnam, Brigham
Rice in Middle East to lay groundwork for war with Iran, Buncombe
Sorry at last: UK apologizes to war widow for lack of body armor, Elliott
White House says it is 'going to deal' with Tehran: belligerence all round, Sengupta
Bush faces Repuglican mutiny over extra troops; arm twisting begins, Cornwell
Who will succeed Bush? Electorare and parties in flux, Cornwell
Big Brother: What it really means in Britain today, Morris

Times Online

Gated communities in Iraq: will the insurgents recruit the locals?, Swain
Benefit of a civil war in Iraq: Leave them to hang themselves?, Sullivan
Finally. Bush admits Iraq is more unstable than before the War, Reid
Condi, Bush's PR Woman fails in Middle East again, Sharrock
McCain, Guiliani, Romney align with the Republican base on Iraq, Baldwin
Bank it like Beckham: LA is Laker country, not European football, Ayres

Australia

ABC, news

Latin America

Fiscal reform negotiations on the table, El Universal
Mexicans to Protest Corn Price Rise, Prensa Latina
Violent Confrontations Resume in Oaxaca, Prensa Latina
Former spy runs brothels, El Universal
Peace Accords fail to resolve underlying causes of civil war in Guatemala, inforpressca
Iranian President Visits Nicaragua, Prensa Latina
Ahmadinejad tours Nicaraguan slums, Al Jazeera
New Minister of Education to abolish burdensom school fees in Nicaragua, nicanet
Ecuadorean president Correa to Receive Indigenous Investiture, Prensa Latina
Correa promises to rule for the indigenous, the migrants and the excluded. , Merco Press
Colombia’s conflict and the lack of a regional response: why the United States is part of the problem, Colombia Journal
Venezuela's Chavez on warpath but picking battles carefully, Caribbean NN
Chavez and Iran unveil anti-US fund, Al Jazeera
Nicaragua Joins Venezuela in Regional Association and Cooperation Agreements, Venezuelanalysis
Confused About Venezuela?, Venezuelanalysis
Brazilian Army Takes Position in Rio to Secure City, Brazzil
Support for Chile's Bachelet drops slightly, Santiago Times
Violence in Bolivia region over autonomy move, Clarin
Cochabamba has just become a war zone, americas.org
Peaceful Vigils Turn Violent in Bolivia: An Eyewitness Account, UDW

Upside-Down World

Europe

Der Spiegel

American Embassy in Athens Hit by Rocket, DGS/AP/Reuters
"The Most Dangerous Foreign Policy Blunder Since Vietnam", Pitzke
The 'Ugliest Americans of All Time', Hawley/Dowling
Robo-Soldiers: Pentagon to Develop Super-Suits, smd/spiegel
Nine Die as Storms Blast Europe, mkp/dpa

IHT

How the world sees the Bush plan: A last throw of the dice, Cowell

MosNews

Russia Blasts U.S. Attack on Iranian Diplomats in Iraq,MosNews
Russia Demands Tighter Security for Embassy in Iraq After Gunfire Attack, MosNews
Putin Blasts U.S. Over Guantanamo Prison Camp, MosNews
Negroponte Warns West of Russian Policy, MosNews
Russian Banker Officially Charged With Conspiracy to Kill Top CB Manager, Mosnews

Pravda

Final peace in Iraq will be solved though words, not war, Norell
Somalia: New Hotbed of Anti-Americanism, Nasser
Greek police examining witness accounts of U.S. Embassy attack, Pravda
Guantanamo prison puts George Bush in extremely severe condition, Sudakov
American leaders promise more pain, Stanton
USA plays dirty tricks with Russia’s defense industry, Novostei

Inter Press Service

Environment-Cambodia: Villagers Oppose More Dams in Vietnam , Newsmekong
Environment: Cell Phones Getting Greener , Leahy
Politics: U.N. Sidesteps Military Invasion of Somalia , Deen
Politics: Bush's Iraq Plan - Goading Iran into War , Parsi
Venezueal: Petrodollars for Local Film Industry , Márquez
Politics-China: Playing Honest Broker to Iran, Israel , Bezlova

Radio Paris (WNN)

Der Spiegel

International Herald Tribune

Middle East

Haaretz

Rice here to bolster moderates against Iran and Hamas, Aluf Benn
Jordan: U.S. must 'actively push' to revive Mideast peace efforts, Aluf Benn
IDF kills two Palestinians approaching Gaza fence, Amos Harel
Talk of imminent war with Syria is 'exaggerated', staff
Shin Bet: Global sanctions on Hamas bolstering Iran-PA ties, Yoav Stern
Israel's middle class nearly 20% smaller than it was in the 1980s, Ruth Sinai
Jimmy Carter's offensive against U.S. Jewry, Bradley Burston
Only Barak, Gideon Levy

Al Jazeera

Abbas rejects temporary border plan, Al Jazeera
Jordan's king meets Rice, Agencies
Talabani meets Syrian president, Al Jazeera
Iran demands US releases captives, Agencies
Israeli Arabs 'racially profiled', Jonathan Cook
Nato soldier killed in Afghanistan, Aljazeera

Lebanon Daily Star

Washington cannot afford another false start to the peace process, Editorial
Overhaul the peace format for Palestine, Danny Rubinstein
Iraq is not just about America, or even mostly so, Michael Young

Asia

China

China, Japan eye April Date at ASEAN Summit, CNNMoney.com
China's Problems Multiply with Its Population, Sydney Morning Herald
Syphilis Epidemic in China, News-Medical.net
Asean and China Sign Trade and Services Accord , International Herald Tribune
China, ROK to Speed Up Free-Trade Deal, China Daily
China's Middle East Journey via Jerusalem, Asia Times
US-China: The thief and the Scorpion , asia Times

India

India-Pakistan: Political push to peace process, Kashmir Times
India-Pakistan: Shared past to act as a binder: Pranab, The Times of India
Indo-Pak borders will not change, says Pranab, Hindustan Times
Hurriyat urges Centre to announce ceasfire in J&K, The Hindu
Let Kashmiris shape their future: JKLF, The Hindu
Seven Vidarbha farmers commit suicide in new year, Hindustan Times
Centre slams Bihar Govt for 'poor' show in NREGA, The Hindu
Liberalisation will not remove caste prejudice, The Hindu
‘IT sector is not immune to caste bias’, Tehelka
Medha Patkar arrested on her way to Singur, Hindustan Times
Trinamool threatens to sue Ratan Tata, Hindustan Times
Kidneys sold to survive poverty, Deccan Herald
Storm children, Tehelka
Falling standards: Science claims hit slippery path, Tehelka
Nepal: Guerrillas set an example across the globe, Hindustan Times
Nepal Maoists set to enter parliament, Hindustan Times
Iraqi foreign minister calls for release of five Iranians, Hindustan Times
Pentagon gathering financial information of Americans: report, The Hindu
China's fish farmers win case against govt agencies, The Times of India

The Hindu, news
Asia Times, opinion

Africa

All Africa

Somalia: Warlords Concur to Surrender Their Arms to the Government, Shabelle Media Network
Somalia: Parliament Approves Three-Month Martial Law, Shabelle Media Network
Rwanda Requested to Deploy in Somalia, The New Times (Kigali)
Uganda: AU to Decide On Somalia Forces' Mandate, New Vision (Kampala)
U.N. Sidesteps Military Invasion of Somalia, Deen/IPS
Somalia: Children, Women Most Affected By Fighting, UN Info Network

Mail and Guardian


Alternative

Counterpunch

Surge and mirrors: What Bush really said , Roberts
Only impeachment can stop him , Roberts
Escalation boosts fears that Americans will never leave Iraq , Cockburn
Surge: The last gasp of brute force? , Whitney
Not about free speech: The case of Venezuela's RCTV , Maher
The ironies of Bush and Iraq , al-Saud

BuzzFlash

We Have a Sociopath as President, Frank

Consortium News

Washington's Epic Battle, War or Peace, Budowsky

Democracy Now

Mike McConnell, Booz Allen and the Privatization of Intelligence, DN
Media Reform Conference, A Look at the State of the U.S. Media, DN
Young People of Color Take on Clear Channel Dominance in the SF Bay Area, DN

Online Journal

Bush speaks; nation plays dead, Jamieson
Keeping all eyes focused on Iraq while Bush and Israel plot attack on Iran, Whitney
The only real solution to the Iraq debacle: Impeachment and withdrawal, Mejia
A pathetic ploy, another "signing statement" and that "goddamned piece of paper", Seesholtz

Tom Dispatch

Bush's Sacrificial Americans, Engelhardt
Raptors, Robots, and Rods from God: The Nightmare Weaponry of Our Future, Berrigan

Tom Paine

Driving The Hearse Blindfolded, Dubro
U.N. Ambassador's Oily Past, Bennis
Destabilizing The Horn of Africa, Lone

Truthout

Politics in the Service of War, Pitt
Project on Government Oversight's Baker's Dozen, Williams
Mohamed al-Hatfield vs. Ahmed al-McCoy, Fisher
A Risky Game of Risk, Dowd
Idaho Governor Calls for Gray Wolf Kill, Alderman

Drug Corp Watch

TeenScreen - The Last Straw , Doyle Mills
Attorney Asks Eli Lilly to Issue Warning on Zyprexa, Evelyn Pringle
FDA Increases Drug Company Review Fees, FreeMarketNews
Pfizer May Speed Layoffs After Recent Drug Failure, Acquisitions to bolster product pipeline likely
The Right Prescription, Merrill Goozner
'Mom and Pop' No More: Independent Pharmacies Get on the Generic Drug Gravy Train , Chris Silva
CDC Warns Against Giving Toddlers, Babies Cold Medicine, Cough Syrup, AP
Taking Heartburn Drugs Can Break Your Hip, Dr. Joseph Mercola
House OKs Medicare/Drug Company Negotiations, Kevin Freking

The Nation, opinion
Raw Story, news
Salon, opinion
Information Clearing House, opinion
Mother Jones, opinion
Alternet, opinion
Working For Change, opinion
Tom Paine, opinion
Democracy Now !, news
Daily Kos, opinion
In These Times, opinion
Huffington Post, news
Crooks and Liars, audio/video


Op-Eds

25 Selected Columnists

Common Dreams

Evan Frisch:
Breaking! Our Armed Forces
Christopher Brauchli:
'Taxes Are What We Pay for Civilized Society'
Eugene Register-Guard:
Temperatures Rising
Tony Norman:
Have You No Decency Mr. President?
Paul Rogat Loeb:
A Storm of Denial
Ralph Nader:
The Boiling, Surging, Churning and Corporatizing Economy of the United States
Danny Schechter:
Beyond the Call to Surge, the Need to Purge Our Media
Lisa Farino/Medea Benjamin:
Peace is Possible in Iraq
Sally Kohn:
The Minimum Wage is Just the Minimum: A Call for Moral Outrage
Anne Penketh:
Bush's Tough Tactics Are a 'Declaration of War' on Iran
Rosa Brooks:
How Republicans Win if We Lose in Iraq
Vikram Dodd:
This is a US Torture Camp


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