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| On March 20, 2003 the United States launched its second war of agression against Iraq resulting in the defeat of the Baathist regime and an ongoing military occupation
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Rick Salutin | Obama quoted from the Koran, the Hebrew Bible and the New Testament, implicitly challenging those who think they have sole possession of revealed truth. For a speech, it went as far as it could go.
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| the School of the Americas (SOA) is a United States facility located at Fort Benning, Georgia that trained over 60,000 Latin American intelligence officers in torture and counter-insurgency
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Amy Goodman | <p>As Barack Obama appeared with Turkish President Abdullah Gul as part of his first trip to a Muslim country, U.S. federal agents were preparing to arrest Youssef Megahed in Florida.</p>
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Lorraine Chisholm | The U.S. military now routinely outsources translation and intelligence gathering. We speak with journalist Pratap Chatterjee, author of an upcoming book on contracting out in the military.
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Lorraine Chisholm | When 250 workers were given three days notice that their factory was closing and told they'd get no severance pay, they decided to occupy the factory.
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rpn | This is the second in a three-part series of talks from the Social Change Institute, held at Hollyhock on Cortes Island in early May. This time out, Van Jones, an environmentalist, social justice advo