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2006 Elections

Mexico Still Far From Fair Elections

Mark Weisbrot | Posted 09.10.2012 | World
Mark Weisbrot

So long as Mexico's right controls the TV media -- and can get some extra insurance from manipulating the electoral process as needed -- Mexico will have a very limited form of democracy, and it will also fall far short of its economic potential.

The Midterms and the Role of Domestic Politics in Foreign Policy

Matthew Hoh | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Matthew Hoh

Given the apathy among voters this midterm towards our wars, don't expect the Obama administration to feel much compulsion to change a failed strategy as President Bush was forced to do in 2006.

Howard Dean vs. Rahm Emanuel

Cenk Uygur | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Cenk Uygur

Once again, Howard Dean is right and Rahm Emanuel is wrong. What Emanuel doesn't seem to get is that real change is realistic.