....concerning the choices in the
American election 2004
The Arabian Candidate
How terrorists would prefer Bush as their
The Battle of the Pump
Thomas Friedman on how Bush has sold out America to Saudi Arabia and
helped finance terrorists
Our safety is at
greater risk than ever
Middle East expert on how Bush has made the world more dangereous
Bagdad Year Zero
- Very important article - a must read!!!
The view from Bagdad
On the Bush government pillaging Iraq in pursuit of a neocon utopia
Wall Street Journal
reporter Farnaz Fassihi was forced to take a year
vacation after sending this now widely circulated e-mail to friends about
the real situation in Iraq - the shocking truth which most of the
American media refuses to bring Americans
Iraq: Politics or Policy?
Thomas Friedman - initially a supporter of Bush's Iraq policy - on how
Bush has betrayed Iraq all the way
Who Lost Iraq?
By making Iraq a playground for right-wing economic theorists, an
employment agency for friends and family, and a source of lucrative
contracts for corporate donors, the administration did terrorist
recruiters a very big favor.
Can't Bush see that Iraq
is about to explode?
On how Bush is deceiving Americans about the real situation in Iraq
Getting Junior's Goat
On how Bush should have followed his father's advice on Iraq: "Stay out"
Growing Pessimism on Iraq
On CIA's gloomy predictions for Iraq
Prewar Assessment on Iraq Saw Chance of Strong Divisions
How Bush was warned by his own intelligence agencies about what would
happen in Iraq, if he invaded, but ignored them
Truths Worth Telling
Daniel Ellsberg - famous for leaking the secret Pentagon papers during
the Vietnam war in order to save 50.000 American lives - now appealing to
government employees to expose Bush's lies in the same way in order to
save American lives in Iraq
Iraq May Survive, but the Dream Is Dead
A deeper analysis by an expert on Iraq: "We as a nation pay dearly every
day. We fight under the gaze of multitudes in the Arab world who wish us
ill, who believe that we are getting our comeuppance."
A Mythic Reality
On the American war psychology
....on the torture of prisoners:
A President Beyond the Law
Anthony Lewis on Bush' torture and killing of prisoners
Beating Specialist Baker
How the army tortured, crippled and almost killed a man in Guantanamo
before they realized it was one of their own specialists
Regarding the Torture
Susan Sontag's now famous devastating attacks on the Bush
administration's use of torture
....on Health Care:
On how America spends more than twice as much on health care than other
advanced countries and gets less health for the money.
Health Versus Wealth
On Kerry's Health Plan - largely ignored by the American media
Save money by
switching to free universal health care
My own article on how much money Americans could save. While America
spends 14% of GNP on health Denmark spends only 6%. The difference could
finance the entire American defense budget while saving you so much money
that you could afford to go on the same 5 week round-the-world-vacations
as average Europeans.
(Figures from 1984 under Reagan's gigantic defense budget!)
....on the growing poverty and inequality:
Four Years of Failure
Very important article - a must read!!!
Economics Joseph E. Stiglitz on how Bush has wrecked the
economy for generations to come
Economic Reality Bites
On how much the poor became poorer under Bush
Dooh Nibor Economics
On how for the great majority of families, the losses from Bush' tax cuts
will far outweigh any gain from lower taxes.....80 percent of all
families will end up worse off.
Poverty Rate Up 3rd Year In a Row
While George Bush tries to convince America's families that we're turning
the corner, under George Bush's watch, America's families are falling
Working for a
A new study from the Ford and Rockefeller
Foundations show that 9.2 million working families in the United States -
one out of every four - now earn wages that are so low they are barely able to
....on African Americans under Bush:
An Emerging Catastrophe
On how blacks are being crushed under Bush
....on Republican election manipulation:
Felons and the Right to
On how the republicans prevents ex-convicts from voting
How Denying the Vote to
Ex-Offenders Undermines Democracy
Perhaps millions will stay
away from the polls because they are
confused by the law and mistakenly believe that they
have lost the right to vote.
The Poll Tax,
New York Times editorial on the Republican suppression of minority votes
which has continued because it is perceived as a winning tactic, and
because it is rarely punished.
Imagining America if Bush Chose the Supreme Court
How Bush could roll back human rights for the next 40 years.
Block the Vote
On how Republicans cheat all over the country.
Maureen Dowd on Bush' fantasy world: "In Bushworld, our troops go to war and get killed, but you never see the
bodies coming home........"
Ignorance isn't Strength
On the political ability of the Bush administration to deny reality - to
live in an invented world in which everything is the way officials want it to be
- has led to an ongoing disaster in Iraq and looming disaster elsewhere.
Like Bush Even Less Than Before
"George Bush scares the hell out of me," one Tory said, according to an
article by Mr. Osborne in The Spectator. Another told him: "Bush is a man
who might wail at the moon. I don't feel comfortable with him."
....on the cruelty of Republicans:
An Inexplicable Vote
On how judges appointed by Bush votes for the death of scientifically
proven innocent people
....on the biased media:
Reading the Script
On how the Republicans are largely writing the script in today's American
....on Homeland Security:
Reporter in chains
Under Homeland Security orders, journalists from England, Sweden, Holland and
other friendly countries are being detained at U.S. airports, strip-searched and
The Choice on Liberty
On how Bush has crushed liberty in
the name of fighting terrorism.
.....gives the plane truth
.....gives you the
......gives Bush a human face
.....gives billionaires for Bush a free rap
....gives you the
world vote on Bush-Kerry