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The Legacy of the Obama Administration: An Interview With Noam Chomsky

Thursday, 02 June 2016 09:55By C.J. Polychroniou, Truthout | Interview

President Obama delivers remarks at Concord Community High School in Elkhart, Indiana, June 1, 2016. (Zach Gibson / The New York Times)

Anyone looking attentively at contemporary developments in the United States […]

Want to make less from your vocational training choice? Go to a for profit

A popular college investment promised students a career, but didn’t pay off

via WonkBlog – by Max Ehrenfreund May 31 at 5:36 PM (Bigstock)

Students who earned vocational certificates from for-profit colleges made an average of $900 less annually after attending the schools than they did before, according to a new study, leaving […]

The Oil World in Chaos

Michael Klare, The Oil World in Chaos | TomDispatch

Posted by Michael Klare at 7:51am, May 26, 2016. Follow TomDispatch on Twitter @TomDispatch.

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One small aspect of a trip I took to El Paso, Texas, back in […]

A Multi-Trillion-Dollar Bridge to Nowhere in the Greater Middle East

Tomgram: Andrew Bacevich, America’s Sinkhole Wars

Forward by Tom Engelhardt @ TomDispatch

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From one end of the Greater Middle East to the other, things are looking up for Washington. A U.S. Air Force drone struck for the first time in Baluchistan province and took out the leader of the Taliban with two […]