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Friday, July 13, 2007

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All of Today's 150+ Bush Watch Headlines Are Here [scroll down if archived]:... news roundup... specials... united states ... canada ...england ...australia ...latin america ......europe ...middle east ... asia ... africa ... alternative...op-eds

Recent Bush Watch Features

Caller Correct: Why We Can Be Called A "Fascist State", Christine Tomlinson
Bush Fantasy: Bush Wants To Be Judged By His-Story, Not History, Maureen Dowd
Dick Cheney: Impeaching the Shadow Master, Bernard Weiner
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

We're all gonna die: the Bush formula for governance, Pitt
No progress report: Mr. Bush just refuses to discuss Iraq, Ed
Panel closer to holding Miers in contempt, Lewis
Dictator Bush tells Congress to shut up on Iraq; Congress responds by voting to withdraw , Stolberg &Zeleny
New lies needed: still exploiting 9/11, Bush distorts Qaeda links to deceive America on Iraq , Gordon &Rutenberg
Germany is being manipulated back towards Bushian harsh, intrusive enforcement tactics, Landler
Bush is trying to buy time for his failed surge, Sanger &Shanker
Land of opportunity? Research finds mobility in US lower than other industrialized countries , Ed
The new Hippocratic oath: I swear by Apollo Physician...and President Bush, Feldman
Tax loopholes sweeten a deal for Blackstone, Johnston
Tougher safety rules are prepared for imports, Lipton
Carrying out its first execution in 60 years, S. Dakota ending arguments on lethal injection, Davey


Pakistani Muslims burn effigies of Musharraf, 'Uncle Sam'
Bush fights for Iraq strategy's survival
Iran to allow visit to heavy water reactor: IAEA
Death toll climbs as camp battle heats up in north Lebanon
US envoy urges Sudan to cooperate over Darfur
US retail sales fall as Americans tighten belts
Fresh fighting in battle for Dutch bank ABN-Amro

News Bullets

  • Nobel Laureate Calls for Removal of Bush
  • Politicians Called to Account for Failing the Poor
  • Disregard Subpoenas, Justice Dept. Says
  • Italian Farmers Protest Food Labeling
  • Code Pink: Those Pesky Peaceniks
  • Poll: 92 Percent Want ‘Country of Origin’ Labels
  • Fear and Fragile Peace: A Long-Suffering People Prepare for a New War
  • Health Group Opposes Bush Surgeon General Pick
  • A Dead Iraqi is Just Another Dead Iraqi… You Know, So What?’

    Op-Ed Roundup

    Margaret Krome: Doing The Right Thing For Justice, Peace Costs
    David Cole: Bush and Cheney’s Tortured Secrecy
    John Nichols: Bush’s Royal Edict: Don’t Cooperate With Congress
    Mark Weisbrot: Congress Should Reject Trade Agreement with Colombia
    Olga Bonfiglio: Peace Pilgrims
    Corporate Crime Reporter: Corporate Bribe Givers Fight Back
    James MacGregor Burns/Susan Dunn: A ‘Kitchen Cabinet’ of One
    Jennifer Hunter: Dems Must Stop Living In Past: What We Need Is The Guts To Get Out of Iraq
    Robert Jensen: Lessons From The Lal Masjid Tragedy
    Peter Rothberg: Justice for Troy Davis
    Moisés Kaufman: A New Monument To Matthew Shepard
    Elizabeth Sullivan: Bush Will Let Iraq Keep Drifting
    Chris Damon: El Salvador’s Anti-terrorism Law Claims Victims
    Marie Cocco: Save the (Republican) Senators
    Paul deLespinasse: A Pro-Impeachment Republican’s Defense of Nancy Pelosi

    Special: The Bush Iraq Disaster Continues

    In Baghdad, Even Babies Quickly Learn to Duck Snipers, Drummond+Khalifa
    New U.S. Intelligence Assessment Casts Doubts on Bush's Iraq Policy, Landay+Youssef
    Bush: Serious Problems Still Plague Iraq's U.S.-Trained Forces, Landay
    House Rebuffs Bush’s Appeal for More Time for Iraq Plan, Schoof+Talev
    Mosque 'Sanitized' After Siege, Adding to Questions About Death Toll, Lasseter

    Today's Alternative Special

    While Europeans Vacation, Americans Toil
    Twinkie, Deconstructed: Processing the American Diet
    Fox and CBS Refuse To Air Condom Ads
    Water World: Slipping Toward Climate Catastrophe
    Amy Goodman: Young Scholars Tell the President 'No' on Torture
    Robert Scheer: Bush's Pakistan Paradox
    Arianna Huffington: Democrats Can't Wait Around for GOP Defectors to End the War
    Annalee Newitz: Transformers Is More Than Just a Cheap Truck Commercial

    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

    Who killed Ashraf Marwan, the most effective spy in the history of the Middle East?, Blum
    Positive trends recorded in U.S. data on teenagers, AP
    American Indians reclaim their ancestral game: lacrosse, Hu
    Fighting a virus, Michigan fishing rules are less carefree, Sander
    Prosecutors are wrapping up case against Padilla, Goodnough
    Musharraf defends raid that ended mosque siege, Masood
    As shells fall, goods go to Gaza at 'vineyard of peace', Kershner
    Oil ships to N.Korea under nuclear shutdown pact, Sang-Hun
    Dems will try to counter SCOTUS ruling on discrimination suits, Palank
    Nominee for Surgeon General says he would resign if asked to put Bush over science, Harris
    Congressional committee deals major blow to Bloomberg's fight against illegal firearms, Cardwell

    Washington Post

    Boston Globe

    Defining executive privilege, Sunstein
    GOP hopefuls skip chance to woo liberal groups, Milligan

    Chicago Sun Times

    Behind the House Iraq vote., Sweet
    Bush orders ex-counsel Miers to not testify, Apuzzo

    LA Times

    SF Chronicle


    Globe and Mail

    Toronto Star



    US House votes for troop pullout, BBC
    Bush fights for time, new strategy, Paul Reynolds, BBC
    UK hints at foreign policy shift, BBC
    US 'dirty bomb' sting shows risk, BBC
    Bush denies al-Qaeda has renewed, BBC
    Dollar uder continuing pressure, BBC
    Dow Jones hits yet another record, BBC
    Oil imports hike US trade deficit, BBC
    Afghanistan hit by twin attacks, BBC
    Musharraf vows war on militants, BBC


    A president in denial, Editorial
    Brown message to US: it's time to build, not destroy, Wintour
    Iraq war policy failing, says official report, Goldenberg
    Terror group as strong as before 9/11, Bush warned, MacAskill


    Mr Bush pays the price for this fatally ill-judged war, Editorial


    ABC, news

    Latin America

    Upside-Down World


    Inter Press Service

    Health-Australia: 'Earmark More HIV/AIDS Funds for Research' , Bhandari
    Peru: Escalating Conflicts Put Pres. García on the Spot , Salazar
    Environment-US: The Lessons of the Levees , Weisenmiller
    Trade: US Complains to WTO as Deficit with China Creeps Up, Mekay
    Colombia: Using Communication to Build Peace , Martínez
    Pakistan-US: Bush-Musharraf Alliance Under Growing Attack , Lobe
    Haiti-Dominican Republic: A Fragile Coexistence, Roebling
    Albania: Thermal Plant Threatens Tourism , Ciobanu
    Germany: Doubts Rise Over Afghan Engagement , Godoy
    Health: South-east Asia Grapples With Dengue , Macan-Markar
    Turkey: Traffic Lights to Arbil Back on Red , Couvas

    Der Spiegel

    International Herald Tribune

    Radio Paris (WNN)

    Middle East


    PM Olmert: Assad wants talks, but only with President Bush, Aluf Benn
    PM Fayad draws up plan to bolster PA's economy, security, Avi Issacharoff
    What a difference a year makes - or not, Amos Harel
    Back the boycott, kill the symphony, Bradley Burston
    Oh, what a war, Yoel Marcus
    Analysis: French Lebanon talks are kowtowing to Hezbollah, Zvi Bar'el

    Al Jazeera

    Lebanon camp under heavy shelling, Agencies
    Israeli soldier dies in Gaza attack, Agencies
    Hariri murder suspects identified, Agencies
    US-led convoy hit in Afghanistan, Agencies

    Daily Star



    China's Clampdown Startles Publisher, Globe and Mail
    Singapore Sees China FTA by Next Year , China Daily
    China National Petroleum Abandons Canadian Energy Strategy,
    Boosting Home Demand Key to Curbing Trade Surplus , China Daily

    Daily Times

    73 militants' bodies found at Lal Masjid, none women, Zulfiqar Ghuman and Irfan Ghauri
    Opposition forms new alliance, DT
    Millions battle floods in China, DT
    Indian Muslims in terror focus, YP Rajesh


    Commandos demolish resistance at Lal Masjid; death toll undetermined, Syed Irfan Raza and Khaleeq Kiani
    Balochistan villages flooded, Saleem Shahid
    Security ordered to protect Chinese nationals, Tariq Naqash

    Asia Times, opinion

    The Hindu, news


    Development-West Africa: History Just Waiting to Repeat Itself , Nduru
    Sudan-EU: New Warning of Famine in Darfur , Cronin

    Mail and Guardian



    Bush rejects any US military pullback in Iraq, Martin
    White House invokes broad executive privilege claims to block congressional testimony, Kay

    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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