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The Changing Face of MENA

October 22, 2011 Saddam Hussein, once our tyrant-ally, is long gone, dragged from his hidey-hole by American troops, tried in an Iraqi court and subsequently hung several years ago. Ben Ali of Tunisia and Mubarak of Egypt have been deposed … Continue reading

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Something In the Air

June 25, 2011 The sour-sweat odor of desperation seems everywhere.  Can you smell it?  It surrounds the ideological pissing contest between the Republicans and Democrats over debt reduction and whether (or not) to raise the debt limit. http://www.reuters.com/article/2011/06/24/usa-debt-idUSN1E75J11U20110624 It hovered … Continue reading

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