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Obama and Pakistan

"You Don't Know Pak": On American Ignorance of 'The World's Most Dangerous Place'

Rob Asghar | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Rob Asghar

No nation has ever dominated headlines for so many years without Americans gaining a clue about it. Pakistan's a "frenemy." It's complicated, and when it's complicated, ordinary Americans pay no attention.

No to Afghanistan? But Didn't We Say...?

Rick Horowitz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Rick Horowitz

Don't pretend that we haven't spent these past years shouting "Afghanistan! Afghanistan!" at every opportunity. And now that there's a president who's listened, who's reluctantly reached the very same conclusion, we say -- "Nevermind"?

Clinton Puts Obama On The Defensive In Weakly Moderated Debate

Daniel Nichanian | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Daniel Nichanian

In a fiery confrontation that had plenty of tense moments, Hillary Clinton appeared much more determined than she had in last Thursday's debate and at...

Ohio Democratic Debate On MSNBC: Highlights, Video

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

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Sam Stein

CIA Operation Similar To Tactic Obama Advocated, Bush Criticized | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

On the front page of Tuesday's Washington Post was an article detailing how in late January U.S. forces, acting with autonomy inside Pakistan, were ab...