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A new day for Cuba?

Two days ago, President Obama announced an easing of economic restrictions with Cuba, signaling the beginning of the end of five decades of the American Embargo. This news was greeted with elation by many in Cuba and those who sympathized with Cuba as something that should have happened years ago, while the Cuban exile community […]

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An Open Letter to Barack Obama From A Syrian Citizen

Editor’s note: We recently received this correspondence from a Syrian citizen in response to our recent article about Syria. ¬†The letter included along with it, a correspondence with Barack Obama, which we have reproduced at the request of the sender. To the Editor, As a Syrian, I was very pleased to read your article about […]

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The media’s pathetic propaganda on the George Zimmerman-Trayvon Martin incident

Trayvon Martin was shot on Febuary 26, 2012.¬† For those who aren’t familiar with the case,¬† George Zimmerman, a neighborhood watch volunteer is now being charged with murder for shooting¬† Martin, who was 17 at the time.¬† Zimmerman saw Martin walking through his gated community, and informed the police, believing that Trayvon looked suspicious.¬† Zimmerman […]

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Parasitism in the Land of Plenty

Americans, by most standards, are considered rather well off in comparison to the rest of the world.¬† The standard of living in the United States is one of the top 20 in the world by the standards economists use as measures of standards of living.¬† In the Human Development Index, which measures life expectancy, literacy, […]

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Mr. Obama of Amerikwa and Dr. Ahmadinejad of Iran

As the 2012 elections approach, the candidates of both American political parties are lining up to see who can best appease their masters. ¬†A big issue, especially for certain lobbyist groups such as AIPAC, is how the next President of the United States will deal with Iran. ¬†The major candidates, with the notable exception of […]

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