Monthly Archives: September 2018


A Victory for Diplomacy on the Korean Peninsula

“On September 18 leaders of North and South Korea signed a September Declaration to advance inter-Korean cooperation and the possibility of the North’s denuclearization. Critics immediately dismissed the agreement for having accomplished nothing on the latter objective while largely ignoring what was accomplished on the former…”

Mel Gurtov
Published in: Antiwar, Counterpunch, The Smirking Chimp, Sierra County Prospect, The Journal Tribune, The Virginia Gazette, Bainbridge Island Review, LA Progressive
Date: October 1,2,3,2018
869 Words

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Abolish Immigration Detention

“If you visit a detainee at the Adelanto ICE Processing Center northeast of Los Angeles, you’ll turn off Highway 395 onto Rancho Road, travel a short distance, and pull into a parking lot squeezed…”

Andrew Moss
Published in: Bainbridge Island Review, Counterpunch, LA Progressive, The Sunburg News, Sentinel News, Justice Not Jails, Sierra County Prospect, The PeaceWorker, Tacoma Weekly
Date: September 28,29,30, October 1,3,7,2018
857 Words

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The curse of eve

“This is so much bigger than Brett Kavanaugh, or the outcome of his nomination. Women are suddenly opening their secret wounds. Their trauma — often many decades old — is becoming, for the first time, public. So are their tears…”

Robert C. Koehler
Published in: Common Dreams, Chicago Tribune, Free Press, Common Wonders Blog, LA Progressive, South Coast Today, Sierra County Prospect, Tribune Content Agency, The Sunburg News, The Smirking Chimp, Counterpunch, Bainbridge Island Review
Date: September 26,27,28,29,2018
901 Words

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Cancel Kavanaugh

“It is shameful that we are still talking about Bret Kavanaugh. He should be gone. Finished. Yesterday’s news. After the latest allegation of sexual assault against him by one of his classmates at Yale, a clear pattern has been established that reveals the Supreme Court nominee…”

Matthew Johnson
Published in: West Side Gazette, The Sunburg News, Counterpunch, Sierra County Prospect
Date: September 24,26,2018
609 Words

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The accusation that wouldn’t go away

“Sexual assault is such a nuisance, not only, but especially, for Republicans. Here’s the Wall Street Journal editorial board, attempting, with gentlemanly politeness, to dispense with Christine Blasey Ford’s accusation against SCOTUS nominee Brett Kavanaugh as quickly as possible:…”

Robert C. Koehler
Published in: Common Dreams, Tribune Content Agency, LA Progressive, The Raven Foundation, Free Press, Counterpunch, Sierra County Prospect, The Sunburg News, The Greeneville Sun, Bainbridge Island Review, West Side Gazette, Common Wonders Blog, The Smirking Chimp
Date: September 19,20,21,23,25,26,2018
999 Words

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