Nine Circles of Hell!: Sunday Edition! Nine Circles of Hell!


The Nine Circles of Hell! – all the news that gives you fits in print – is posted each weekday. While we post the nine most hellish news stories we can find Monday through Friday, our Sunday Edition! features writing from the past week – including opinion pieces – by nine of our past guests on This is Hell!

The Nine Circles of Hell!: Sunday Edition! for Sunday, March 25, 2012, are:

Patrick Cockburn, “The attempt to topple President Assad has failed

Justin Elliott, “The Citizens United tax break?

Richard Falk, “Why Not Get the Law and Politics Right in Iran?

Paul Harris, “The ex-FBI informant with a change of heart: ‘There is no real hunt. It’s fixed’

Chris Hedges, “Murder Is Not an Anomaly in War

John Nichols, “Marco Rubio Stands His Ground for Deadly ‘Stand Your Ground’ Laws

David Sirota, “Charters aren’t the answer

Mark Weisbrot, “Democrats press Obama over US complicity with Honduras’ dirty war

Andy Worthington, “The “Taliban Five” and the Forgotten Afghan Prisoners in Guantánamo