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June 2011

International Community: Abbas 130 – Abdeljalil 14

June 30, 2011 // L'Expression - Algeria - French

U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton is continuing to urge all African states to call for Gadhafi to stand down and to expel pro-Gadhafi diplomats. She hopes to reinforce the ranks of nations who recognize the National Transitional Council (CNT) as “legitimately” representing the Libyan people, as if [Read more]

The Elephant and the Mouse

June 30, 2011 // Junge Welt - Germany - German

The "strong pro-Israeli lobby" motif on its own is no use in understanding the relationship between Tel Aviv and Washington. The commentary on the Middle East conflict is overloaded with many opinions, ideologies, truisms, clichés and wishful thinking. On one hand, it has to do with its actual explosiveness, which [Read more]

American Capitalism – Not What You Thought of It

June 30, 2011 // Maariv - Israel - Hebrew

This is the country that the largest number of people love to venomously criticize, yet it is also the place to which the largest number of people are dying to move. In too many cases, these two groups prove to be exactly the same people.

United States: Latinos Let Go of Obama

June 30, 2011 // Jeune Afrique - France - French

In 2008, they voted for him in massive numbers. However, on account of the overly repressive character of his immigration policy, they will undoubtedly not do so again next year. While they voted overwhelmingly in favor in 2008, the Latinos are, for the moment, the big losers of Barack Obama's presidency. The [Read more]
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