Archive for May, 2008

Western Delusions

Spinning The IAEA Report on Iran’s Nuclear Program A new International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) report criticizing Iran’s nuclear program was leaked via the Internet. Although slated to be made public in early June, US corporate media seized the opportunity to put a spin on the report’s findings. The Real News Network’s analyst Pepe Escobar […]

GM Foods the Problem, Not The Solution

Junta agreement opens door to more Myanmar aid Texas seizure of polygamist-sect kids thrown out In a ruling that could torpedo the case against the West Texas polygamist sect, a state appeals court Thursday said authorities had no right to seize more than 440 children in a raid on the splinter group’s compound last month. […]

The Incredible Shrinking Superpower

Oil surpasses $135 a barrel on new supply concerns Paying for War at the Pump What’s it got to do with the price of gas? Would some reporter with access to the Republican presidential candidate please ask John McCain why he wants to continue President Bush’s Mideast policy when it has proved so ruinous for […]