Nine Circles of Hell!: Sunday Morning 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 most nine hellish news stories Monday through Friday at Noon (US central), our Sunday Morning Edition! features the best writing from the past week – including opinion pieces – by nine past guests on This is Hell!

Today’s Nine Circles of Hell!: Sunday Morning Edition! for Sunday, October 21, 2012, are:

Steven Aftergood, The Purpose of National Security Policy, Declassified

Noam Chomsky, “The Week the World Stood Still: The Cuban Missile Crisis and Ownership of the World

Chrystia Freeland, “The Self-Destruction of the 1 Percent

Dilip Hiro, “The Alliance from Hell: How the US and Pakistan Became the Dysfunctional Nuclear Family of International Relations

Seumas Milne, “The end of the New World Order

Greg Palast, “Mitt Romney’s Bailout Bonanza

James Petras, “London: Parasites’ Paradise (Or the Best Criminal Sanctuary Money Can Buy)

Paul Pillar, “Don’t Neglect an Israeli-Palestinian Peace

David Sirota, “Rahm Emanuel takes liberal base-bashing to a whole new level

Come back tomorrow for the Nine Circles of Hell! now posted at Noon (US central), Monday through Friday.




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