Why the Islamic State Is the Minor Leagues of Terror

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by Tom Engelhardt It’s time to panic! As 2015 ended, this country was certifiably terror-stricken. It had the Islamic State (IS) on the brain. Hoax terror threats or terror imbroglios shut down school systems from Los Angeles to New Hampshire, Indiana… Continue Reading  

How Did the Gates of Hell Open in Vietnam?

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A New Book Transforms Our Understanding of What the Vietnam War Actually Was  By Jonathan Schell via Tom Dispatch For half a century we have been arguing about “the Vietnam War.” Is it possible that we didn’t know what we were talking… Continue Reading