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    American ideals at heart of Assange extradition case

    Nozomi Hayase | Updated at 12:00am on January 25, 2020

    The WikiLeaks publisher saw his free software project as a powerful tool for democracy, writes Nozomi Hayase ON JANUARY 13, WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange appeared...

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    The global war of error

    Tom Engelhardt | Updated at 12:00am on January 12, 2020

    YES, our infrastructure stinks, our schools are failing, this country’s a nightmare of inequality and there’s a self-promoting madman in the White House, so isn’t...

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    Taliban unbound?

    Touqir Hussain | Updated at 12:00am on January 03, 2020

    AFTER having fought a flawed war in Afghanistan for 18 years — termed by scholars Samuel Moyn and Stephen Wertheim as ‘the infinity war’ —...

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    New Boeing CEO is corporate veteran who will be tested

    Agence France-Presse . New York | Updated at 11:43pm on December 25, 2019

    Throughout a storied career in corporate America, David Calhoun has risen through the ranks at General Electric, taken Nielsen Holdings public and helped manage private...

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    War, lies and failure

    Zahid Hussain | Updated at 12:00am on December 13, 2019

    IT WAS an unwinnable conflict but lies covered the failure. For almost two decades, the American people have been misled by their leaders over a...

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    A changing world

    Irfan Husain | Updated at 12:00am on December 10, 2019

    SOME conflicts leave relatively small footprints; others cause ripples in the space-time continuum. Small wars like the ones America launched against Panama and Belize, for...

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    America’s geopolitical tool in Central Asia

    Vladimir Odintsov | Updated at 12:00am on December 06, 2019

    CENTRAL Asia has long been one of the key fronts in America’s ideological battle and information war against Russia. A year ago, the American geopolitical...

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    The many abuses of endless war

    William J Astore | Updated at 12:00am on December 03, 2019

    EVER since 2007, when I first started writing for TomDispatch, I’ve been arguing against America’s forever wars, whether in Afghanistan, Iraq, or elsewhere. Unfortunately, it’s...

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    Macron’s wake-up call to European Union

    Rakesh Sood | Updated at 12:00am on December 03, 2019

    IN NOVEMBER, French president Emmanuel Macron created a political stir with a far-reaching interview in which he declared that ‘Europe is on the edge of...

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    NATO is as good as dead

    Scott Ritter | Updated at 12:00am on November 29, 2019

    WHEN the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation was founded some 70 years ago, its first secretary-general, Lord Ismay, famously noted that the purpose of the treaty...