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Saad Hariri returns to Lebanon after shock resignation Hariri arrives in Beirut for the first time since sudden resignation announced during a visit to Saudi capital, Riyadh.
Robert Mugabe's resignation letter in full A transcript of President Robert Mugabe's letter of resignation, as read by Zimbabwean parliament speaker Jacob Mudenda.
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Venezuela pumps below OPEC target As Venezuela's energy sector struggles to meet OPEC output target, rival producers have started to plug the gap.

Trump; Merchant of Death

Trump; Merchant of DeathThe American economy is basically a war economy. The American military industrial complex with its associated other industries and corporations; banking and finance, intelligent technologies, telecommunication, military research, spying and surveillance departments, mercenary terrorist groups and proxy wars around the whole globe, are the major contributing factors to the revenues of the American mega-corporations, that are covertly controlled and directed by the Hidden Hand; the Secret Government. 

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Irrepressible Trump Has Curbed GOP’s Enthusiasm

Donald J. TrumpWhether Donald J. Trump closes his presidential experimental-gig resigning, impeached or misgoverning the entire 4-year term, he is a sure bet to enter America’s history books as an embarrassment to a nation and to the electorate that put him in the Oval Office; also a disgrace to a political party that sold its conservative ideals for thirty shiny pieces of illusory, legislative hope.

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Assertions versus Facts

CNN is running a house commercial that on its face is a plea for respect for demonstrable facts. “This is an apple,” a voice says over an image of a bright red apple. “Some people might try to tell you that it’s a banana. They might scream, “Banana, banana, banana,” over and over and over again. They might...

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Then There's Only One Choice

This month marks the 70th anniversary of the death of Wolfgang Borchert, a young German writer who was seriously wounded in World War II then imprisoned for resistance activities.

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Bannon: ‘Proud to be a Christian Zionist’

For these words, Steve Bannon, the former chief strategist to President Donald J. Trump and currently Executive Chairman of Breitbart News Network, received standing ovations at the annual gala of the Zionist Organization of America (ZOA) at the Hyatt in New York City.

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Two Meetings

During the last few days, I met with two old friends: Yasser Arafat and Yitzhak Rabin.

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Saudi Crown Prince’s unprecedented power grab could come to haunt him

Several of those dismissed or detained in Prince Mohammed’s most recent crackdown were last year named in a similar leak known as the Panama Papers because they came from a law firm in the country.

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Who is Afraid of the Iranian Bomb?

I hate self-evident truths.  Ideals may be self-evident. Political statements are not. When I hear about a self-evident political truth, I immediately doubt it.

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Thanksgiving 17

And now it’s time to give thanks for the best American holiday of them all: Thanksgiving. Which could not conceivably come at a better time. 11 months into 2017, a 4- day weekend devoted to food, family, friends, football and forty- foot tethered parade balloon floats might be the perfect remedy to the freaked out fracases currently overwhelming us. We are more divided than...

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Transition in the Middle East: Transition to what?

Transition is the name of the game in the Middle East and North Africa. The question is transition to what?

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Classier Class Wars

Just when you thought America had fallen down the rabbit hole entering an undiscovered country with no recognizable features and a strange distorted landscape, whom stops by to say hi? Why, it’s our old good buddy- Class War. Donald Trump adopted him but the Democrats want him back as part of the family.

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A History of Idiocy

I am furious. And I have good reason to be furious. I was going to write an article about a subject I have been thinking about for a long time.

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Hariri’s return to Lebanon: A moment of truth

The fact that Mr. Hariri announced that he would leave his wife and children in the kingdom when he returns to Beirut will reinforce suspicion of Saudi arm twisting should he, once back in the Lebanese capital, move forward with his resignation.

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The Extra-Legal Backstop for a Dangerous President

The military in Zimbabwe announced yesterday that it had arrested the country’s president, Robert Mugabe. While a military spokesman denied that a military takeover was underway, all signs indicate that he is lying.

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