Today's Highlights

Iran, Again: Justin Raimondo
An Anti-American Jeremiad: Michael Scheuer
The Last Perfect Revolutionary: Doug Bandow
Bush's Israel Problem – And Ours: Ira Chernus
Repress U: Gould-Wartofsky/Engelhardt

 Gareth Porter


 Kelley Beaucar Vlahos

Barack, Hillary and the War Party

 Charles Featherstone

Empire and Terrorism

 Glenn Greenwald

Justice Investigates White House Obstruction

Original Letters Blog US Casualties Iraqi Casualties Contact Donate

Updated January 11, 2008 - 11:04 PM EST
Navy's Version of Iran Incident Starts to Unravel
  US Navy: Threat May Not Have Been Iranian
  Iran Airs Video Showing No Standoff With US Ships
Pakistan Warns US Not to 'Invade' Northwest
  Pakistan Rejects UN Nuclear Fears
US Airstrike in Iraq One of Largest of the War
  US Airstrikes Target Insurgents Near Supposedly Safe Zone
  On Anniversary, Views of Surge Diverge
  US Soldiers Caught in Iraq's Sectarian Crossfire
  Reporter: Blackwater Forces Gassed Iraqi Civilians, US Troops in 2005
  Friday: 29 Iraqis Killed, 11 Wounded
Bush Calls for Return of Occupied Palestinian Lands
  Bush Visit to Israel Yields Little Progress
  Bush Implores Ministers to Keep Olmert in Power
  Palestinian Forces Curb Anti-Bush Protests
  CIA Reveals: We Said in 1974 That Israel Had Nuclear Weapons
Comrade Sought in Rape, Murder of Missing Marine
FBI Wiretap Cut Off for Unpaid Bill
George Weigel's Anti-American Jeremiad  by Michael Scheuer
Repress U: Build a Homeland Security Campus in Seven Steps  by Michael Gould-Wartofsky and Tom Engelhardt
The West Has Not Just Repressed Democracy. It Has Aided Terror  by Simon Jenkins
A Real 9/11 Cover-Up?
by Dave Lindorff
Bush's Israel Problem – And Ours
by Ira Chernus
The War in Iraq Grinds On
by Phillip Carter

More Viewpoints

Read more
US Counterfeiting Charges Against North Korea Based on Shaky Evidence
Japan's Upper House Rejects 'War on Terror' Mission
General: Anbar Ready for Handover
General Says Bolstered Afghanistan Deployment Won't Affect Iraq
Bush Alters Stand on Palestinians
US and Germany Plan to Recognize Kosovo
Six Years On, No Clear Sign When Guantanamo Will Close
24 Killed, 70 Hurt in Pakistan Bombing
Iraq Occupation
Gates: Iraqi Security Forces Make Strides
For Marines, Iraq Becomes a Family Affair
Soldier Accused of Shooting Unarmed Iraqi to Face Life in Prison
Army Clears Officer Court-Martialed for Abu Ghraib
Electricity Needed to Cement Iraq Gains: US Military
A Sense of Satisfaction, Then Anguish
US Army Detains Anbar Chieftain
US Troops Set Free Haweija Mayor
Today in Iraq
Iraqi Forces Could Provide Security by 2009: Iraqi Minister
'Minute Percentage' of Iraq Refugees Coming Home
Baghdad Newspapers Lash Out at al-Qaeda
Two al-Qaeda Operatives Arrested in Diyala
Thursday: 25 Iraqis Killed, 24 Wounded
The War at Home
Bush Under Fire for Upbeat 'Surge' Assessment
John McCain Paints Himself as a War President
Democrats: Iraqi Troop Buildup a Failure
Air Force Indefinitely Grounds Many F-15 Jets
Ex-Blackwater Employees Sentenced
US May Have Given Injured British Forces Infected Blood Transfusions
'War on Terror'
New Security Rules for Driver's Licenses
Sparks Fly in Padilla Sentencing Hearing
Pressure Grows to Raise 'Lenient' 4½ -Year Term Given to Terrorist in UK
Russian Troops Kill Four Militants in Dagestan Grenade Attack
Putin Chooses Nationalist as NATO Envoy
Georgian Opposition Businessman Charged With Plotting to Overthrow Govt
Poland and Czech Republic Team Up in Missile Defense Talks With US
Kenya Crisis Talks End in Failure
Annan to Lead New Kenyan Crisis Talks
Sugar Shortage Possible After Kenyan Farms Burned
Sudan DM Admits Attack on UN Convoy, Insists UN to Blame
China: Poverty at Heart of Darfur Crisis
DR Congo
Rebels Quit Congo Peace Talks
Chavez Claims Success as Two Hostages Freed by FARC Rebels
Greenland to Vote on Greater Autonomy
Italy Seeks 139 Suspects From Latin American Dirty Wars
Arabs Sending US Mixed Signals on Iran
Iran Oil Trade Booming Despite Sanctions
ElBaradei Arrives in Tehran
Kuwait Caught Between US and Iran
Bush's Mideast Peace Trip
Bush Predicts Peace Deal Is Imminent
US Expectations for Mideast Peace
Likud Slams PM's 'Sycophancy' to Bush
Israelis Rally, Accuse Bush of 'Bringing Another Holocaust'
Palestinians Remain Skeptical Despite Bush's Upbeat Prediction
Bush Prays in Bethlehem Amid Sea of Barricades
Bush Meeting With Abbas Recalls Antipathy Toward Arafat
Protesters Fax Messages to Bush's Hotel
Jerusalem to Rename Public Square After Imprisoned Israeli Spy
UN Official: Gaza Isolation Helping Extremists
Israelis Root for Clinton, Palestinians for Obama
Israel to Increase Fuel Supply to Gaza Power Plant
Syria Tightens Noose on Dissidents
Afghanistan Welcomes US Deployment Plans
Moves to Beef Up Forces Reflect Growing Concern Over Afghanistan: Analysts
Mine Blast Kills NATO Soldier in Afghanistan
Extra US Forces for Afghanistan No Ticket Home for Canadians
Bungled Suicide Blast Injures Civilian in Afghanistan
US Rejects Conspiracy Theories Amid New Revelations in Bhutto Killing
Jet Fighters Pound South Waziristan Targets
Rebel Cleric Denies Role in Bhutto Assassination
Pakistan Wrestles With a 'Soldier of Peace'
Push for Polls in Pakistan Despite Suicide Bombing
Sri Lanka
Sri Lankan Rebels Want Truce to Continue
China/Taiwan/North Korea
US Nuclear Envoy Gently Criticizes North Korea
Think Tanks: China Might Invade North Korea to Stop Refugees
Chinese Envoy Denounces Efforts to Link Darfur Concerns, Beijing Olympics

China's Front Line Appears to Brush Off Taiwan Polls

United Nations
UN Probes Allegations of Corruption, Fraud

Justin Raimondo
Iran, Again

Doug Bandow
Zhou Enlai: The Last Perfect Revolutionary

Charles Peña
Providing for the Common Defense

David R. Henderson
The Fatal Conceit in Foreign Policy

Nebojsa Malic
Shilling for the Empress

Philip Giraldi
Blaming the CIA Won't Work

Alan Bock
Sad Day for Democracy... but Hope on the Horizon?

Ran HaCohen
Beware of Barak

Ivan Eland
The Solution to the Kosovo Problem

Praful Bidwai
Nuke Deal May Trigger Midterm Polls in India

Sascha Matuszak
Chaos in the Great Game

Additional Contributors

Reproduction of material from any original pages
without written permission is strictly prohibited.
Copyright 2008