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Donald Trump’s fantasy world

“House speaker Nancy Pelosi tore up Donald Trump’s speech, saying he was “shredding the truth.” It was quite a moment, and though she took some heat for such an impertinent act, she was right: The speech is full of lies, exaggerations, and misrepresentations. Here are some that caught my eye, arranged by topic:…”

Mel Gurtov
Published in: Art Voice, The Smirking Chimp, Counterpunch, LA Progressive, The Russophile
Date: February 6,7,10,2020
1314 Words

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Yemen’s crisis belong to all of us

“What’s a little cholera — excuse me, the worst outbreak of this preventable disease in modern history — compared to the needs of a smoothly functioning economy?…”

Robert C. Koehler
Published in: Common Wonders Blog, Counterpunch, Common Dreams, Tribune Content Agency, Bainbridge Island Review, Free Press, Gilmer Free Press, The Smirking Chimp
Date: February 1,2,3,4,2018
837 Words

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