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Palin, stupid bigotry, Islam, Ground Zero, and bad English

Juan Cole makes reminds us of some crucial points refuting the Islamophobia revolving around the 9-11 attack. Mainly, we should recall that the dark vision and ruthless tactics of a marginalized sect called al-Qaeda have virtually nothing to do with … Continue reading

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The Palin paradigm for GOP populism

From Frank Rich’s column in todays NYT: …[Palin’s] test-marketed dishonesty has now become the template for her peers in the G.O.P. “populist” putsch. …the party is exploiting the Tea Party movement to rebrand itself as un-Washington… Pasted from <http://www.nytimes.com/2010/02/14/opinion/14rich.html?em&gt; Sarah … Continue reading

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