Daily Archives: April 9, 2015

Blaming Iran for Shi’ite Unrest Throughout the Middle East | GARY LEUPP

(Counterpunch, April 08, 2015) Empire or Empathy?   A few minutes exposure to U.S. cable news gives the viewer the impression that Iran is relentlessly carving out an empire in the Middle East. This is approximately as absurd as the … Continue reading

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Syriza’s Slip | Prabhat Patnaik

(MR Zine, 7 April 2015)   The victory of a Left Alliance, Syriza, in the Greek elections on January 25, was a matter of great significance, especially because that victory was based on a promise that Syriza would get rid … Continue reading

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