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URL Labs’ Website Of The Week: http://thepoliticalcarnival.net/ An independent progressive website that manages a bit of entertainment and humor to boot.
Monique Morrissey accounts for American retirement benefits / Azadeh Shahshahani on post-coup and post-Chavez elections / Tom Frank answers what’s matter with Democrats / Mark Danner reviews the Rumsfeld decade in Iraq / Plus: Brazil pre-World Cup and American justice post-Snowden.
Don’t expect to find good news here.
If any of this makes the network news, we’d be surprised.
Writing from the last week by past guests Patrick Cockburn, Juan Cole, Richard Falk, Robert Fisk, Neve Gordon, Chris Hedges, Michael Klare, Chase Madar, and Paul Pillar.
Seymour Hersh on Syria’s mystery sarin / Corporate espionage against American non-profits / CIA’s bumbling private sector partners / Plus: Barbie Mandela, Greg Palast stalks financial vultures and 20 years of NAFTA.
URL Labs’ Website Of The Week: http://astrobio.net We may still not yet know whether or where there’s life in the universe other than Earth, but this NASA sponsored website is dedicated to keeping us posted. Let’s hope they find something before this planet is wiped.
Your news source for disasters of all sorts.
From wars to crises of all kinds.
Wars, injustice and the rest of our diseases.
War is not the only thing unnecessarily poisoning our world.
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