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Ten Years After Powell's U.N. Speech, the Media Hasn't Learned

Norman Solomon | Posted 04.06.2013 | Politics
Norman Solomon

When Secretary of State Colin Powell spoke to the U.N. Security Council on February 5, 2003, countless journalists in the United States extolled him for a masterful performance.

Growth Reigniting in Greece: Enterprising Youth Refuse to Accept Defeat

Vanessa Andris | Posted 10.31.2011 | World
Vanessa Andris

In an inspiring defiance of defeat, young Greeks are taking their economy into their own hands and rebuilding its backbone in record numbers. During the first half of this year, 28,603 new businesses opened in Greece.

Obama Dubbed "The Heir of Antar" As Reactions To His Cairo Speech Continue

Faisal J. Abbas | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Faisal J. Abbas

If there was a "reaction of the week" award, then it should go without any hesitation to popular Iraqi poet, Abbas Chechan.

Washington Post: The Problem is YOU, Not "We"

Dean Baker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Dean Baker

The Washington Post had the gall to run a column complaining about how "we" are passing on a bad world to our children. They're right about the problems, but wrong about the "we."