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Tuesday, July 10, 2007

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Recent Bush Watch Features

Editorial: Our Exercise in Fascism, Bush Watch
Mr. Evil: Meet The Dictator Behind Dictator Bush (2), Maureen Dowd
Mr. Evil: Meet The Dictator Behind Dictator Bush (1), Frank Rich
Tales of Corporate Fascism: Only Bush Managers Deserve The Truth, Kent Southard
I Did It My Way (tune): I WANT AN IPHONE, David Pogue (lyrics)
Justice Denied: 7 Years Later, NYT Editors Agree With Bush Watch, NYT Editorial
Bush Just-ish: More Reactions To The Libby Commutation, Olbermann, Politex, etc.
Libby's Only The Beginning: Impeach Bush Now!, Jerry Politex
Would Gore Lead Presidential Pack? Is this the Sign We've Been Waiting for? Andy Ostroy
Shoveling...Snow: Washington Mafia Sees Libby As Made Man (excerpts), Frank Rich
Constitution or Cheese? Up and Down the Bush Philosophy, Walter Brasch
U.S. Scam: 20 Things You Should Know About Corporate Crime (excerpts), Russell Mokhiber
Op-Eds: From Our Contributors
Reports: Dictator Bush Committs Felony, Plans To Take Over Country, Congressman, BG
Parody: Scooter Libby Is Ordered Back To Jail, Politex
Habeas Corpus: Senate Committee Votes To Restore Cornerstone Of U.S. Justice System, Melber
What, We Worry? Our TV War , David Sarasohn
Be Afraid: Is There Any Doubt That Bush Uses Terror Warnings For Political Purposes? Olbermann
Empire or Republic? Bush and the Fall Of the United States, Part 2, Jonathan Freedland
Mugged By Corporations: A Spy In A House Of Cards, Kent Southard
Bush, Again: Who Benefits From Floods?, Politex, various
Sheehan : The Corporate War Machine, Politicians, And A Distracted Public, Interview
Health Care Plans: Anything's Better Than What We Have Now, Gawande, Politex
The Golden Rule: Why Have the Dems Failed Us?, Jerry Politex, various
Empire or Republic? Bush and the Fall Of the United States, Jonathan Freedland
Memorial Day, 2007: Bush's War For ME Oil Wealth Takes Blood And Money, various
Slave Labor: Why The Bush-Backed Immigration Bill Will Make Things Worse, Paul Krugman
The Goracle: Listening, Really Listening, To Gore ---Gore, Dionne, Ostroy, Politex
Run, Gore, Run: Impassioned Gore Book Provides Blistering Overview Of U.S. Politics, Kakutani
I'm Back! Random Thoughts After Two Months Away, Jerry Politex
Myth, Religion, and Politics: Bush As Religious Icon: Background, Jerry Barrett

News Roundup

Editorial: Bush Surgeon General Nominee Hates Gays
Editorial: Myths Spun by Lax Lenders
Editorial: Interior's Incomplete Ethics Policy
Op-Ed Contributor: NATO Didn?t Lose Afghanistan
Gonzales Was Told of FBI Violations
For Democrats, Pragmatism On Universal Health Care
Fencing the Border: Boeing's High-Tech Plan Falters, Richey
Worries about Palestinian Democracy Climb as Abbas Strengthens Role of Military Courts, Nissenbaum
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR: Why is Nancy stonewalling Bush impeachment?


Pakistan storms radical mosque, at least 58 dead
17 civilians killed in Afghan suicide blast: police
Bush under pressure from US Senate to consider withdrawal from Iraq
Thousands flee Indonesian volcano as top alert declared
Western diet increases cancer risk for Asian women
Ryanair sues European Commission over competition complaint
France gets EU backing to head IMF

News Bullets

  • White House Denies Debating Troop Withdrawal
  • White House Rebuffs Congress, Nears Legal Showdown
  • With US Help, Money Flows in Pakistan
  • Expert Says Rising Sea Levels Pose Threat to Rice
  • Rove Faces Cynics in Aspen
  • A Battle Over Expansion of Children’s Insurance
  • Peace Marchers of the Loneliest Kind
  • Weekend of Death and Destruction Dents Bush’s Hopes of Turning the Tide in Iraq
  • Conyers: Libby Might Have Talked
  • Sheehan Plans Run Against Pelosi Unless Bush Impeachment Sought
  • Administration Shaving Yardstick for Iraq Gains
  • Germany to Stay Nuclear in Merkel U-Turn
  • Bush Shielding of Musharraf Policy at Risk
  • Russia Accuses US of Building ‘New Berlin Wall’
  • Power to the People: Citizens’ Group Rebuts PPL Plan to Expand Susquehanna Nuclear Plant.
  • White House Expected to Block Aide from Testifying
  • Republican Revolt: Some Discuss Defying President
  • White House Again to Defy Congress on Attorney Firings
  • U.S. Aborted Raid on Qaeda Chiefs in Pakistan in ’05
  • Global Compact with Business ‘Lacks Teeth’ - NGOs
  • Missouri: Governor Signs Abortion Bill
  • Lonely and Lame, Bush Agonises Over Legacy
  • Report: Israeli Settlements in Land Grab
  • Report: Scores Still Jailed in Secret after Fleeing Somali War
  • US Coal Firm Linked to Colombia Militias
  • Errant Afghan Civilian Deaths Surge
  • Much of US Favors Bush/Cheney Impeachment: Poll
  • US Appeals Court Throws Out Ruling Against Eavesdropping
  • A Message from the Melting Slopes of Everest
  • Venezuela Brands US Envoy Failure
  • Poll: Majorities Say Income Gap Too Wide
  • How US Policy Missteps Led to a Nasty Downfall in Gaza
  • China Blames Growing Social Unrest on Anger Over Pollution
  • Bush’s al Qaeda Problem
  • Decade After Meltdown IMF Less Relevant in Asia
  • After Lobbying, Wetlands Rules Are Narrowed
  • Secrecy at Nuclear Agency Is Criticized by Lawmakers

    Op-Ed Roundup

    Paul Buchheit:
    Mainstream Media Where Are You?
    Joan Wile:
    Wednesday In The Park With Norman Siegel
    Ralph Nader:
    Chinese Imports Highlight Woeful State of Consumer Safety
    Tom Engelhardt:
    ‘Accidents of War’:The Time Has Come for an Honest Discussion of Air Power
    John Nichols:
    Sheehan Versus Pelosi?
    Sean Gonsalves:
    The President Hath Spoken
    Paul Krugman:
    Health Care Terror
    Eric Margolis:
    Prescribing World Terrorism
    Matthew Rothschild:
    White House Manual for Silencing Critics
    John Koppel:
    Bush Justice Is A National Disgrace
    James Carroll:
    A New Declaration of Liberty
    Christopher Moraff:
    A Crack in the System: Reforming Mandatory Cocaine Sentencing Policy
    Sean Wilentz:
    Mr. Cheney’s Minority Report

    Special: Bush Disaster in Iraq

    Despite U.S. Military Surge, Car Bombings Stay at Same Levels, Drummond+al Dulaimy
    Iraq warns of collapse if US troops withdraw, Tran
    Facing up to failure in Iraq , Editorial
    Bush Plans To Stress Next Phase In Iraq War as Killing Continues
    Weekend of death and destruction dents Bush's hopes of turning the tide in Iraq, MacAskill
    Rethinking the surge, Borger
    Bush Stays Course, Rebuffs Demand for Change, Hutcheson+Schoof

    Today's Alternative Special: The Nation

    The Other War: Iraq Veterans Bear Witness
    Bush Stonewalls
    Cheney on the Defensive
    Politics: OpenLeft Aims to Open Doors in DC
    Politics: What We Owe the Working Poor
    Politics: The Medicare Privatization Scam
    Books & the Arts: The Iranian Impasse
    Books & the Arts: Vertical Disintegration

    The Rest of Today's Bush Watch Daily Headlines Are Here:...mainstream ... united states ... canada ...england ...australia ...latin america ......europe ...middle east ... asia ... africa ... alternative...op-eds


    United States

    New York Times

    A State Finds No Easy Fixes on Health Care
    Memories of a Mob Past Are Dusted Off for a Trial
    Hurricane Center?s Director Is Replaced After a Mutiny
    Paid Event for Education Officials Sets One-on-One Sales Meetings
    Up to 50 Militants Dead as Pakistani Military Storms Mosque After Talks Fail
    With Pressure Put on Hamas, Gaza Is Cut Off
    As War Enters Classrooms, Fear Grips Afghans
    Car Bomb Suspect Worked at Indian Aviation Company
    Growing Talk of Jordanian Role in Palestinian Affairs
    Gleaning History From a Blair Aide's Diary
    Bush Stonewalls Prosecutor Case
    Well, Duh: Army Misses Its June Goal for New Recruits
    Gvt. Rolls Over: Issue of Supervised Release for Libby Is Cleared Up
    U.S. Envoy Offers Grim Prediction on Iraq Pullout
    Counseling Democrats to Go for the Gut
    A Blogger's Blend of Prayer and Politics Gains Influence for Dictator '08

    Washington Post

    War Is Hell, in a Handbasket
    FARC Leader Convicted in Taking of 3 U.S. Hostages
    New Privilege Claim by Bush Escalates Clash Over Firings
    Head of Hurricane Center Replaced

    Boston Globe

    Iraqis told to arm themselves, Reid
    Committee may seek prosecutor's testimony, BG
    A new declaration of liberty, Carroll

    Chicago Tribune

    Bush denies Congress access to aides , Kellman
    Hard times but not hard time, McMahon

    LA Times

    SF Chronicle

    On Health Care Reform / Long waits are really SiCKO
    French lessons on bipartisanship
    On Health Care Reform / For employers, there's no exit from health care
    Heavy time for drug lightweights
    Wi-Fi A Reality in SF?
    Nudging North Korea


    Bush Hosts Meeting to Showcase Latin America Programs, Bachelet


    Globe and Mail

    Toronto Star



    Religion is the lunatic fringe of human thought, Grayling


    Abortion row threatens to derail campaign of Thompson, Foley


    ABC, news

    Latin America

    Upside-Down World


    Inter Press Service

    Politics-US: Neo-Cons Try to Rally, Bully Republicans , Lobe
    Labour-Peru: National Strike Called in Solidarity with Casapalca Miners , Salazar
    Rights-Iran: Dark Days for Women , Memarian
    RIGHTS: Abuses in Colombia on Trial in U.S. , Masoud
    Climate Change: Pop Stars Belt Out Global Wake-Up Call , Pellot
    Brazil: Steel and Eucalyptus Heat Up Eastern Amazon , Osava
    China/Japan: Nanking the Film May Reopen Old Wounds , Bezlova
    Rights-Argentina: Priest Faces Judgement Day , Valente
    Environment-India: Mangroves - Key to Coastal Protection , Martin

    Der Spiegel

    Europe's Man in Washington: EU Chooses Dominique Strauss-Kahn to Head up IMF
    Government Crisis After Kaczynski Fires Deputy: Early Elections in Poland?
    The World from Berlin: Nuclear Safety Meltdown in Germany
    Clearing a Cold War Arsenal: No More Nuclear Weapons at Ramstein
    Battle Royale at EADS: The New Franco-German Split
    Pakistani Troops Storm the Red Mosque: Militants Mounting a Last Stand
    Letter From Berlin: Is Germany Ready for Targeted Killings?
    SPIEGEL Interview with Turkish-Armenian Editor Etyen Mahcupyan: Dink's Murde...

    International Herald Tribune

    Immigration malpractice
    Presidential stone walls
    The gun lobby's Senate
    The new Lone Rangers
    NATO didn't lose Afghanistan
    A lesson in Iraqi illusion
    The biofuel myths
    Turning back the liturgical clock

    Radio Paris (WNN)

    Middle East


    Egypt vehemently opposes deployment of int'l force in Gaza
    Hamas denies Abbas charges it is letting Al-Qaida enter Gaza
    Israeli officials: Arab League envoys to visit Israel on July 25
    Pakistani forces storm mosque, killing more than 40 militants
    Corrie family asks U.S. court to reopen trial against bulldozer company

    Daily Star

    Iraqi foreign minister warns against hasty American withdrawal
    Prodi urges Shalit's release 'without further delay'
    Israel launches Persian-language Web site
    Cypriot president wants talks on reunification
    Libyan court to rule on appeal by foreign medics
    Israeli-Russian billionaire to unveil new political party



    China Battles Shoddy Food, Drugs , Guardian Unlimited
    2 Billion Chinese Mice Overrun Lake Area , Washington Post
    Great Wall of China Named as 'New' World Wonder, China Daily
    China Car Sales Rev Up Nearly 26% , Asia Times
    Foreign Banks in China Triple Profits, Asia Times

    Asia Times, opinion
    Pakistan's iron fist is to the US's liking
    Neo-cons try to rally, bully Republicans
    Thirsty in the land between the rivers
    Suicide video gets Taliban message across
    Wobbly democracy for East Timor
    SPEAKING FREELY : Kim Jong-il's military-first policy
    Inflaming China's 70-year wound
    SUN WUKONG : China's hidden wealth? Color it gray

    The Hindu, news


    Death Penalty-Kenya: Call for Abolition As Thousands Await Execution , Omungo

    Mail and Guardian


    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


    25 Selected Columnists

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