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Will the Neocons Eat French Fries Once Again?

Dorian de Wind | Posted 11.21.2014 | Politics
Dorian de Wind

Here is a nation they maligned so much a decade ago which now is doing for President Obama what it refused to do for Bush -- join in what neocons like to do best: bomb, bomb, bomb. Should the neocons be grateful to the French?

Darrell Issa, Step Away From the Corporations

Amy Goodman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Amy Goodman

Remember "freedom fries"? That's what Republicans renamed french fries after France refused to support the invasion of Iraq. This year, renaming fries might be the extent of food regulation that Congress is willing to support.

Let Our Fear Be More Accurate

Tina Dupuy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Tina Dupuy

Right after the U.S. invasion of Iraq in 2003, a dry cleaner's storefront was vandalized and set ablaze in Modesto, California. The reason? The business was named "French Cleaners."