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Total Withdrawal? Who are we kidding?

The most mammoth is the sprawling air base and logistics centre at Balad, north of Baghdad. As of last year, the U.S. had already poured close to a quarter of a billion dollars into that facility, and was planning tens of millions more, including a major road system and a 13-foot-high security fence that would […]

America’s Loss of Liberties … who’s to blame?

You have to read the New York Times editorial for Sunday, March 5th. It’s a list of measures the Bush administration has put in place over the past five years that taken together add up to an astonishing attack against what we used to consider America’s most basic constitutional principles.   The Times calls for […]