Looting Main Street

By Matt Taibbi – Rolling Stone How the nation’s biggest banks are ripping off American cities with the same predatory deals that brought down Greece If you want to know what life in the Third World is like, just ask Lisa Pack, an administrative assistant who works in the roads and transportation department in Jefferson […]

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US: $60 Billion Weapons Sale to Saudis Won’t Change Balance

by Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu Saudi Arabia’s shopping list for American-made weapons has swelled to $60 billion, double the amount estimated for the previously announced purchase of 84 F-15 warplanes. The oil kingdom now is interested in 132 attack helicopters worth another $30 billion, but the Obama administration insists, “The proposed sale of this equipment and […]

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Pollard Day at the Malls and Intersections

by Hillel Fendel One thousand young idealists, the vast majority of whom were not born when Jonathan Pollard began his prison sentence, are out on the streets and in the shopping malls today, trying yet again to arouse awareness of Pollard’s plight. Just days before the summer vacation ends, the youths are standing at intersections […]

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CAIR Becomes a Political Hot Potato

by David J. Rusin  •  Aug 6, 2010 at 12:31 pm In a saner world, the terrorist ties and Islamist agenda of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) would render it politically untouchable, with candidates for office shunning the organization and chastising those rare opponents who back it. Controversies from two ongoing election campaigns offer […]

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Ahmadinejad Challenges Obama to a ‘Man-to-Man’ Debate

by Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad has challenged U.S. President Barack Obama to a public and “man-to-man” debate when the Islamic Republic leader visits the United Nations next month for the next session of the General Assembly. President Obama is unlikely to accept the offer.  Ahmadinejad criticized the American leader for missing “historic […]

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