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Why Immediate Withdrawal Makes Sense
By Michael Schwartz
The US is part of the problem in Iraq, not part of the solution.

Kan Do Karl!
By Mark Fiore
For all your reconstruction needs!

Katrina and Deficits: Right Topic, Wrong Questions
By Gene Sperling
What about the much worse fiscal damage done by Bush’s economic policies?

NYC, meet IRV
By Clinton Hendler
After a very close mayoral primary, electoral reformers think New York City should switch to instant runoff voting.

More Blood, Less Oil
By Michael T. Klare
The Failed U.S. Mission to Capture Iraqi Petroleum

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