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Recent Bush Watch Features

Genocide As U.S. Foreign Policy: Bush Shares The Guilt For The Darfur Genocide?, 60 Minutes
The Bush Economy: The U.S. Economy Has Hit The Fan, Paul Krugman
Mailbag: on GOP Debates, Impeaching Bush, Losing Freedom, Bush Propaganda Museum, various
Quip: Inspecting the Bridge, Politex
10 Recent Op-Eds: ...from Thomas Paine's Corner, various
Editorial: Are the Dems Fascist Lite? Bush Watch
10 Recent Op-Eds: ...from Thomas Paine's Corner, various
Destroying the Constitution: Our Fascist Government, BW Editorial
Bush Watch Op-Eds: The Latest From Wokusch, Chamberlin, Weiner, Uhler, Partridge, Samples, Brasch

News Roundup

Is the U.S. Attorney firing scandal much worse than we knew?, Ross
The Memory Hole: Companies whitewash their Wikipedia entries, Blakely
Foreclosures Hitting Hard, Pugh
US retailers warn of tough times, BBC
US stocks fall on renewed jitters, BBC


Peru earthquake kills more than 300
World stocks plummet yet again
Rescuers face hurdles as Iraq bomb toll set to rise
US envoy signs 30 billion-dollar Israel arms package
Almost 300 dead or missing in N Korea floods
China lashes 'irresponsible' reaction to safety woes
Sarkozy calls for G7 action on market transparency

News Bullets

Pro-war vet: We invaded Iraq because we needed base
Petraeus 'thinks you're a p*ssy,' Kristol informs Jon Stewart
Anti-war group ordered to take down Iraq protest posters
Dem: Mission Accomplished crew writing progress report
Kucinich: Bush trying to 'deceive us into yet another war'
Giuliani declines O'Reilly invite to bash NY Times
Coulter: Was it Rove's fault that Bush did 'stupid stuff?'

Op-Ed Roundup

George Lakoff:
No Center, No Centrists
Robert Scheer:
Hillary Pushes the Button
David Francis:
Why ‘Peak Oil’ May Soon Pique Your Interest
George Bisharat:
Boycott Movement Targets Israel
Francis Calpotura:
Remittances: For Love and Money
Katrina Vanden Heuvel/Greg Kaufmann:
Americans Against Escalation in Iraq
Johann Hari:
We Must Pay Attention to Pakistan
Rick Jacobs:
Blackwater West
Joan Lester:
In Church With Fannie Lou Hamer

Special; Race for Dictator, '08

Romney worth as much as $250mil
Edwards takes risk staking run on Iowa, Abelson
Biden's bid for presidency should be taken seriously, Stanage
Obama's international melodrama , Page

Special Continuing Feature: Destroyer Rove Moves On

Amy Goodman:
Rove’s Science of Dirty Tricks
Garrison Keillor:
Good Riddance Turd Blossom
Marcy Wheeler:
What Is Karl Rove Hiding?
John Nichols:
Karl Rove: The Machiavelli Who Failed
Matthew Rothschild: Exit, Karl Rove, Stage Right
Michael Winship:
The Jaundiced Rove of Texas
Sydney Blumenthal:
We’ll Go No More A-Rove-ing

Rove exit could launch new political strategy, Kranish
The mark of the Rove, Ed.
The Rise and Fall of Turd Blossom, Blumenthal
What is Karl Rove hiding?, Marcy Wheeler
How Karl Rove lost a generation of Republicans, James Carville
A teary bunker moment for Rove as Bush bids him farewell, Rutenberg &Myers
Mr. Rove gets out of town: he can run but Congress can't let him hide, Ed
There are hundreds of machiavellian Rove-spawn still working for the GOP, Nagourney
'Goodbye, good riddance:' Dems bid farewell to Rove
Matthews: 'Exposed' Rove may have to testify now
Bush's brain drain fallout: The conservative government in ruins, Editorial
Ding dong, the witch is dead: Rove heads off to Texas, MacAskill
Rove legacy: incompetency and duplicity, Tomasky
What Karl Rove Didn't Build
Goodbye, 'Boy Genius'
Karl Rove's Legacy. by Robert D. Novak
Rove: The Architect's Great Project, by Grover G. Norquist

Special Continuing Feature: Economy in Crisis

Profit warnings from Wal-Mart.. customers running out of cash, Jagger
If the Americans stop shopping, there will be panic in the markets , Harding
From housing haven to foreclosure leader, streets bristling with 'For Sale' signs, McKinley
The Bush Economy: The U.S. Economy Has Hit The Fan, Paul Krugman
Global stock markets extend plunge
US shares tumble amid Mortgage concerns , BBC
European Central Bank moves to help banking sector, BBC
Economy in Crisis: China Warns U.S.
US lender on brink of bankruptcy, BBC
Britain: Inequality at 40-year high, Whelan
Bush aims to cut corporate tax rates
Hedge Funds May Pose a Risk to U.S. Economy, Hall+Rankin
Chinese Officials Threaten Dollar-Crashing Sell-Off Of U.S. Money
U.S. Jobs Scarcer, Outlook Bleaker for Migrants, Study Says, Bachelet
Mortgage seekers caught in squeeze, Blanton
Getting the rescue right for homeowners...there will be a rescue won't there?, NYT Ed
A future without homelessness, BG Ed

Special Continuing Feature: Bush Threat Is Real

Matthew Rothschild:
‘Impeach Bush’ Sign = Littering?
Bruce Fein:
Pelosi Needs To Put Impeachment On The Table
Robert Kuttner:
First Gonzales, Then Bush: Impeachment Should Be A Serious Option - With An Intermediary Step
Bill Press:
Cowardly Democrats Give In to President on NSA Wiretapping
Robyn Blumner:
Nixon Set the Stage for Bush’s Excesses
Marjorie Cohn:
FISA Revised: A Blank Check for Domestic Spying
John Dean:
The So-Called Protect America Act
Matthew Rothschild:
Why Are Most Democratic Senators Hiding Even From Censure?
Robert Scheer:
The Terror America Wrought
Burt Cohen:
America Needs To Impeach
Cynthia Cooper:
Media & Impeachment: Not For Discussion, Only For Derision
Christopher Brauchli:
Totalitarianism Revisited
Rosa Brooks:
Heroism and The Language of Fascism
John Nichols:
Representative Baldwin Joins Impeachment Call
Walter Mondale:
Cheney Overstepped The Bounds of His Office
Alan Nasser:
The Threat of U.S. Fascism: An Historical Precedent
Kaleem Omar:
Bush’s Critics Say Threat of Martial Law in The United States is ‘Real’
Dave Lindorff:
Martial Law Threat is Real
John Nichols:
A Commitment to the Constitution
Glenn Smith:
Congress, Bush and The Real Constitutional Crisis
Ralph Nader:
Acting On Impeachment
John Nichols:
Censure and Impeachment: Take 2
Hubert Locke:
Talk of Impeachment Gets Louder

Bush signs expanded wiretap law, BBC
Repair The Constitutional Breach
All tapped out on civil liberties?, ED
Colbert: 'Bush should act illegally before Congress legalizes acts'

Today's Alternative Special: The Middle East

US 'surges', soldiers die. Blame Iran, Asia Times
Iraq Press Roundup, MET
Iraq: Violence taking toll on pregnant mothers, infants, IRIN
Iraq Security Incidents for Wednesday, August 15, 2007, uruknet
Iraq: Conflict jeopardising children’s physical, mental health, IRIN
US gambles on Iran's 'soldiers of terror' , Asia Times
Attack of the Killer Robots - the ultimate all volunteer army, uruknet
A stumble over the 'W' (withdrawal) word in Afghanistan Jirga, Asia Times
Palestinian wells, homes destroyed in West Bank, IRIN
US Lutherans consider Israel boycott, Jerusalem Post
Israel Boycott Campaign Momentum Grows, Palestine Chronicle
Uri Avnery: Oslo Agreement Revisited, Arab News
Nasrallah vows 'colossal surprise' if Israel attacks, Lebanon Daily Star
Southern villagers still homeless 1 year after Israel war, Lebanon Daily Star
Turkey’s presidential candidate Abdullah Gul Defends Wife’s Head Scarf, Vows Impartiality, Arab News
Yemenis Rally Against High Prices, Corruption, Arab News
Jordan gets a mixed report card on domestic reform, Lebanon Daily Star
69,660 to 76,112 civilians killed so far, iraqbodycount
3,747 American soldiers killed, 27,004 wounded so far,
$ 452,495,231,617 borrowed and spent so far,

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

Amateur hour on Iran: they won't shape up until we get out of the Middle East, Ed
Searching for the miners: this horror too is down to Bushian 'bottom line' governance, Ed
The less-than-generous state: Uncle Bushco is one of the stingiest states in the world, Ed
Wiring the frog, or personal tales from the electronic present, Klinkenborg
Arming the snake that bit us: 15 of the 19 9/11 hijackers were Saudi, not Iraqi, not Iranian, Cordesman
Bridge failure can't fend off politics as usual, Davey
Parents warned cough medicines imperil infants, Harris
Study abroad is new focus of inquiry into perks, Schemo
Facing the multiple risks of deeper mines: extreme depth mining causes 'seismic events', Johnson
Legal goons defend surveillance to 3 skeptical judges: they know criminality when they hear it, Liptak
A long-studied star displays huge, comet-like tail, Leary
U.S. is urging Musharraff to share power with longtime rival, Benazir Bhutto, Mazzetti
CARE turns down US food aid: 'it hurts the people it aims to help', Dugger
Quadruple bombing kills 250. Bush has loosed that great fascist genii in Iraq: GENOCIDE, Glanz
Propaganda science: Gonzales' Muslim 'co-conspirators'implies a conspiracy where none exists, MacFarquhar
Rove is out there with Jabba Limbaugh sliming Hillary (it's Obama that scares them), Healy
China, unregulated: Bush gave toxic goods access to your home, Ed
The lobby reform bill is Bush's chance to champion principle over payola, Ed
After 60 years will Pakistan be reborn?, Hamid
India's internal partition, Guha
There's more money in suing oil companies, oystermen find, Nossiter
Padilla jury to deliberate: defense says Bush just needed a patsy & Padilla is it, Goodnough
Rescuers press new efforts to find trapped miners, Frosch
Passport rule helps collect child support: one good thing from the State Dept, AP
When Congress is away the rats will play: Bush threatens to declare Iranian Guards 'terrorists', Cooper
The worst violence in months: 4 truck bombs kill 200 in Kurdish area of Bush's Iraq, Cave
Bomb derails passenger train in Russia, officials say, Chivers
Beheading and shooting by Russian neo-Nazis, on video, Chivers
Chavez to propose removing his term limits, Romero
With Rove's departure, a new era or is this all a carefully staged feint?, Rutenberg &Myers
Hastert is getting out while the getting is good, leaving Illinois wide open for Dems, Hulse &Zeleny
New York to get U.S, traffic aid, but with catch, Neuman
Producer prices and trade data give Fed little reason to cut rates , Peters
Fred Thompson's phantom campaign, Saulny
Giuliani chimes in with the Bush gang's chorus of aggression against Iran, Seelye

Boston Globe

GOP rivals spar on immigration , Mooney
The toll of intolerance in Iraq, Ed

L.A. Times

Shiite militia infiltrates Iraqi forces
Venezuela leader Chavez aims to scrap his term limit
China launches media crackdown
330 dead as 7.9 quake rocks Peru
Relatives in Mexico can only pray for Utah miners
Yazidi sect has long been a target of persecution
Cat thyroid disease linked to chemicals
Small groups seen as biggest threat in U.S.
Huckabee finds a spotlight
Minn. legislators fear quick fix in replacing bridge
Israeli agent ties charity to terrorists
NASA delays decision on shuttle repair
Big Brother: Law enforcement to get access to spy satellite photos
Republicans bruise one another in state budget brawl
Judges asked by Bush DOJ to dismiss wiretap suits
Home Depot loses store permit battle
Dump the foam
Don't rush to execution, Gonzales
Tyrants' top 10, with a bullet
When it's life or death, who makes the call?
Karl Rove: great tactics, bad strategy


Despite Violence Drop, Officers See Bleak Future for Iraq, Fadel
Death Toll from Iraq Bombings Likely to Be Worst of War, Fadel+Taha
Number of U.S. Gun Dealers Has Plunged since 1994, Doyle

Washington Post

Immigration Hypocrisy in Herndon
Fair Pay, the Right Way
Carbon Challenge
English, Sí?
Pulling Rank on Religion
The Refugee Crisis
Illegal Immigration: Enforcement Only
Fighting On the Beaches
Giuliani's JFK Moment
Bloomberg: Wrong Answer, Governor
The Pain, and Gain, of the Subprime Meltdown
House of Corruption?
Lawsuits May Illuminate Methods of Spy Program
Nasdaq Gives High Rollers A Market Free Of Regulation
Source Disclosure Ordered in Anthrax Suit
U.S. Will Fund Plan to Charge Tolls In New York
Shuttle Tiles Perforated, But Repair Poses Dangers
Defense Says Case Against Padilla Is 'Politically Motivated'
Noreiga in Court
O.J. Book to Benefit Foundation
Iraqi Summit Set to Begin
Singh Defends Nuclear Deal
Slam Poet-Turned-Sergeant Is Killed
Civilian Toll Cited In Somali Conflict
Taliban Frees Two South Korean Women
Army Sergeant Remembered as a Team Player
Act Two for a Divisive Nominee
Chinese Toy Executive Found Hanged After Export Ban
What Is This Man Thinking?
Fight Less, Win More
The Art of the Campaign
Lend Me Your Earmarks
A War Over War Stories
5 Myths About Jittery Markets
A Recipe for Mayhem
Tom Ricks's Inbox

SF Chronicle


Globe and Mail

Toronto Star

Ontario bracing for perfect storm
Leaders failing Toronto
Stop shortchanging our cities now
New `Rae days' will not save city
Support for Palestinians
Pearson prevails over de Gaulle
Ban handguns before more die



Iraq bomb death toll reaches 250, BBC
Minority targeted in Iraq bombings, Roger Hardy, BBC
New US-led offensive in Tora BoraBBC, BBC
US moves to speed up executions, BBC
US 'to blacklist Iranian Guards', BBC
Why US wants to add Iran's elite corps to its list of 'terrorists, Paul Reynolds, BBC
Top US lender 'risks bankruptcy', BBC
Asian markets see further losses, BBC


Doves and Hawks agree on Iran's revolutionary guard, Editorial
Iraq violence casts doubt on US 'surge, Sturke
Property crisis in US deepens, Clark
Buffet profits on Murdoch's purchase of Dow Jones, Clark
Experiment that filed: Pakistan in crisis, Kinzer
US firing blanks against Iran as part of the endgame in Iraq, Tisdall


Search for survivors among Yazidi homes destroyed by bombers, Cockburn
Divisions deepen between religious communities in Iraq, Cockburn
Petraeus will urge troop reduction in parts of Iraq, Doyle

Times Online

Endgame in Iraq: Petraeus paves the way for troop withdrawal, Reid


ABC, news

Latin America

The week in Mexico , San Diego UT
Privatization made billionaires of a lucky few, but the economy as a whole has flatlined, Globe and Mail
Will a “Plan Mexico” be the New “Plan Colombia”?, mexidata
Mexican Drug Case Heavy With Intrigue, 'Thin' on Evidence, WP
Mexican Youth Want Out of Neoliberalism ('free markets'), Prensa Latina
Guatemala children 'rescued', Al Jazeera
Gender Savagery in Guatemala, NACLA
Nicaragua Moves on Poverty, Prensa Latina
Puerto Ricans to Demand US Cuban 5 Release, Prensa Latina
Florida: A Preview of Bush’s Plan for Cuba?, Periodico 26
UN Leader Visits Haiti, HaitiAnlysis
Corruption, garrison politics dominate PM debate, Jamaica Observer
Venezuela's pioneering classical music programme for children, Venezuelanalysis
His enemies have tried everything: Coup d’État, oil strike, flow of capital, plots, Venezuelanalysis
In Brazil, Graft and Fraud Are Just the Cost of Doing Business, Brazzil
Economic Boom - Political Gloom, Brazzil
Lula Ends Ethanol-Fueled LatAm Tour, Prensa Latina
Bolivia, Venezuela, Argentina Bet on S.America Homeland, Prensa Latina
Conservative candidate captures Buenos Aires’ key mayoral office, Noticias Aliadas

Lula Winds up Nicaragua Visit, Prensa Latina
Puerto Ricans against Military Recruitment in Schools, Prensa Latina
PNP election manifesto: 'First world status by 2030', Jamaica Observer
Ecuadorian Multitude Welcomes Chavez, Prensa Latina
Bush Administration Condoned Supporting Terrorism in Colombia, udw
Chavez Reiterates Venezuela’s Willingness to Mediate in Colombian Conflict, venezuelanalysis
How RCTV President’s CIA Connection Links Venezuela and Nicaragua, Venezuelanalysis
The Circus of Horrors Behind Brazil's Biofuel Show, Brazzil
Brazil's Many Blackouts Result from a Blackout of Ethics, Brazzil
Argentina's Bonfire of Memory: 'We are going to have to kill 50,000 people', UDW

Upside-Down World


Inter Press Service

Mexico: Stranded Migrants Wait for Trains That Will Never Come , Cevallos
Politics: Terror Label for Guard Corp Entrenches US-Iran Enmity , Parsi
Guatemala: Bloody Campaign Trail , Benítez
Colombia: Uribe Prepared to Sign Agreement with ELN , Vieira
Malawi: Informal Trade Crucial For Job Creation , Semu-Banda
Rights-Canada: Mounties, CIA Implicated in Arar Torture Scandal , Johal
Sri Lanka: Probe French Aid Agency For Massacre - Gov't , IPS Correspondents
Development: Water as a Right and Key to Social Stability , Deen
Guatemala: Labour Rights Mean Little in Maquila Factories , Benítez

International Herald Tribune

Radio Paris (WNN)

Middle East


Israel, U.S. formally sign new defense agreement, Barak Ravid
Tel Aviv Stock Exchange opens trading with sharp losses across the board, Natan Sheva
Turkey working to jumpstart peace talks between Israel, Syria, Zvi Bar'el
Israel to promote 'economic horizon' for future Palestinian state, Barak Ravid
Barak: Defending the refusal of orders threatens democracy, Yuval Azoulay
A tank exercise on the Golan Heights is a strange way to promote peace, Amos Harel
Ground assault only realistic response to rockets, Israel Harel
Higher education cannot be regarded as a 'product' obeying market criteria., Yitzhak Galnur

Al Jazeera

Iraqi PM announces new coalition, Al Jazeera
Iraqis battle 'al-Qaeda forces', Agencies
Japan resumes aid to Palestinians, Agencies
Al-Qaeda blamed in Iraq sect attack, Al Jazeera
Prominent Iraqis criticise oil law, Ahmed Janabi

Middle East

Iraq Press Roundup, MET
Arms sales facts of life, MET
Jirga sidesteps Pashtun radicalization, Asia Times
How the United States makes Pakistan more radical, Lebanon Daily Star
Stand Up to Israel’s Maneuvers, Arab News
U.S. trying to internationalize Iraq crisis, Tehran Times
32 Palestinians Killed, 113 wounded by Israeli troops in July, Palestinian Authority
Iraq Contractors Accused in Shootings, Uruknet
B'Tselem: Israel restrictions in the WB are 'effectively collective punishment', Uruknet


US peace policy for the Gulf: divide and conquer, Mohamed Darwish
The US looks for a face-saving exit strategy in Iraq, Nermeen Al-Mufti
Oil and occupation: US policy towards Iraq, Galal Nassar
The Palestinian president is again soliciting Egypt to keep Hamas inside the box, Dina Ezzat
Photo OP: The meeting between Israeli Premier Olmert and Palestinian President Abbas, Khaled Amayreh
Will Fatah wake up and dialogue?, Saleh Al-Naami
The core of Israel's aims,which have nothing to do with peace, Hassan Nafaa
A win for a Hizbullah ally in a by-election was another blow to US plans for Lebanon, Lucy Fielder
Al-Qaeda dilemmas in Lebanon, Dyab Abu Jahjah
Washington is pressing General Musharraf into deals he can't deliver, Graham Usher
Egyptians may have better reason than ever before to complain about their government, Dina Ezzat
Islamic Cairo is still waiting for a comprehensive urban development plan, Nevine El-Aref
Residents of Daqahliya fought each other with sticks and stones to fill their water containers, Karim El-Khashab
Privatizing the agricultural irrigation and drainage water sectors, Gamal Essam El-Din
The challenging issue of apostasy in Islam, Nashwa Abdel-Tawab

Daily Star



Parents Have Trouble Finding Toys Not Made in China,
China's President Orders Speedy Probe of Bridge Collapse, International Herald Tribune
Official: China's CPI to Rise at Moderate Rate, still Under Control, Xinhua
China to Slow Growth in Aviation, BBC News

Daily Times

US presses Musharraf for fair elections, Sajjad Malik
Musharraf: Re-election is constitutional, Naveed Siddiqui
Marriage-for-murder scheme taken to court, Mohammad Kamran
India marks 60th anniversary, DT


Terrorism 'threat to progress', Dawn
Benazir unveils deal's terms, Masood Haider
Former PM calls for Musharraf to quit, Dawn

South East Asia

Philippines teeters on brink of total war, Asia Times
Landslide warning for Philippines as typhoon approaches, Al Jazeera
Kuwaiti Firm Denies It Kidnapped Filipinos, Arab News
First food, then democracy for Vietnam, Asia Times
Vietnam takes a new political direction, Asia Times
Dead maid found in Malaysian home, Al Jazeera
Call for action over abuse of Indonesian maids in Malaysia, Al Jazeera
The murder of Indonesia's most prominent human rights activist, Al Jazeera
Borneo: one of the last jungle wildernesses on Earth succumbs to loggers, Al Jazeera

Asia Times, opinion

The Hindu, news


U.S. and African Businesses Convene to Increase and Promote Greater U.S. Trade and Investment in Africa, allAfrica
Report blames all sides in Somalia, Al Jazeera
SUDAN: One million people may be affected by floods , IRIN
As other firms exit, cell phone companies enter Sudan, Reuters
South African Development Community to Launch African Standby Force for Darfur, allAfrica
BURKINA FASO: Govt responds to nutrition critics with money, promises, IRIN
West Africa is being used by Latin American drugs cartels trafficking to Europe, Al Jazeera
Sierra Leone awaits election result, Aljazeera
Sierra Leone: Opposition Leads in Early Election Results, allAfrica
Sickened by Nigeria's Human Developement Index ranking, Guardian Nigeria
Nigerian power supply is irregular, unpredictable and downright nightmarish, Guardian (Nigeria)
NIgerian Air Force awaits new fighter aircraft, Guardian Nigeria
U.S. court okays trial of Chevron over killing, torture of Nigerians, Guardian Nigeria
Congo-Uganda border conflict: The politics, the oil and the UN silence, Kampala Monitor
Congo: Indigenous people 'exploited' in recent elections, IRIN
Kenya: The fight for water – a valuable slum commodity, IRIN
Kenya: Use of treated mosquito nets reduces child malaria deaths, IRIN
Kenya journalists march against law requiring disclosure of sources, Al Jazeera
Mozambique president promotes the private sector, allAfrica
Zimbabwe: Deploy Human Rights Monitors, Urges Group, allAfrica
Cabinet divided over price blitz, Zimbabwe Independent
SWAZILAND: Hoping to reverse the skills flight, IRIN
Rising child-sex tourism blights Africa's top travel spots, Mail and Guardian
'Crime is the only weapon of the unemployed', Mali and Guardian
Baobab band-aid in Madagascar, Mail and Guardian
Kenya: More Women in Parliament, Hopefully - By Way of the Constitution , Mulama

Mail and Guardian

Alternative Views


UK: British Firm Under Scrutiny for Export of Bosnian Guns to Iraq, Doward+McDevitt
Lessons of Empire: India, 60 Years After Independence, Robins+Chatterjee

World Socialist Web

Millions of toxic toys recalled: The nightmarish reality of global capitalism, Walsh
New provocation against Tehran, Symonds

Drug Corp Watch

Drug Companies Embark Upon the Era of Unprecedented Human Experiments , Byron Richards
Drugs Companies Scarred by US Watchdog's Tougher Stance, Marianne Barriaux
Avandia FDA Mole Hawks Lethal Medication Patches, Evelyn Pringle
Drug Company Sues Red Cross Over Trademark Use, Peter Panepento
Illinois Woman's Death in Drug Study Probed, Carla K. Johnson
China Pours Money Into Drug, Food Safety, Audra Ang
Drug Linked to Deaths, Lois Watson and Deidre Mussen
sh Plans to Veto Removal of Mercury From Infant Vaccines, Dr. Joseph Mercola
Pfizer Drug Study on Trial in Nigeria, Heidi Vogt

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


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