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Bush on Iran by Roy Eidelson

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From The White House’s propaganda campaign laying the groundwork for military action against Iran dates back almost six years–to Bush’s 2002 State of the Union address in which he designated Iran as a founding member of the “axis of evil.” Since then, this drumbeat has waxed and waned as other concerns–primarily the disastrous invasion […]

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Phyllis Bennis on Iran’s Ascension, Lack of Evidence in Weapons Charges and Senator Clinton

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Phyllis Bennis is a senior analyst at the Institute for Policy Studies in Washington D.C. She is the author of Before and After: U.S. Foreign Policy and the September 11th Crisis and Challenging Empire: How People, Governments, and the UN Defy U.S. Power. Via

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Ahmadinejad, Bush and the Politicization of Genocide

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Ahmadinejad discussing the Holocaust on an interview with Der Speigel: AHMADINEJAD: We don’t want to confirm or deny the Holocaust. We oppose every type of crime against any people. But we want to know whether this crime actually took place or not. If it did, then those who bear the responsibility for it have to […]

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