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Special Coverage

Uranium from Africa, Valerie Plame expose and Joseph Wilson's claim [recent work published at The Left Coaster]

Summary of a significant portion of my research on this topic

Examples of key findings


The Bush administration's Iraqi Aluminum Tubes hoax


The Bush administration's illegal spying on Americans


An Examination of "Mainstream" Media Bias in the U.S. 

Myths v. Realities on Social Security in the United States

Other featured links are below

I. MEDIA BIAS / "LIBERAL MEDIA" MYTH

A. A Comprehensive Examination of "Mainstream" or Traditional Media Bias in the U.S. 
Illiberal Conservative Media

B. The U.S. Media and the Selling of the Iraq War 
The New York Times

 

II. ECONOMY AND TAX/BUDGET POLICY

A. Under whom has the U.S. economy benefited more:
Democrats or Republicans? 

B. The Bush  jobless/jobloss recovery
- Bush Jr.  vs.  past Presidents; Bush Jr.'s jobs record, etc.

C. Myths v. Realities in U.S. Tax Policy
- Tax-and-Spend Democrats/Liberals or GOP? 
- Personal Taxes 
- Corporate Taxes/Welfare

D. The Rise and Fall of Alan Greenspan - Superhack [also see The Nation]

 

III. HEALTHCARE

PART I 
Myths vs. Realities in Healthcare Spending and Associated Health Metrics - U.S. vs. Other wealthy capitalist countries

PART II 
Myths v. Realities in high prescription drug costs in the U.S.

 

IV. BUSH ADMINISTRATION AND POLITICS

A. Compassiongate
A study of the Bush administration's moral clarity, among other things

B. Bush the flip-flopper
A study of Bush's flip-flops, broken promises and waffling

 

V. EDUCATION, SOCIAL SECURITY, RELIGION

A. Public Schools v. Charter Schools

B. Cupertino Stevens Creek Elementary School lawsuit and Church-State separation

C. Church-State Separation in the United States:
Religion in Public Schools and the Legal /Off-Courtroom Strategies of the Christian Right

D. Myths v. Realities on Social Security

VI. ELECTION 2004 COVERAGE

A. Swift Vets and POWs (formerly Swift Boat Veterans) For " Truth" vs. The Truth

B. Vote 2004.eRiposte.com: Voting irregularities, vote suppression, vote fraud, voter intimidation 
and other such incidents in Election 2004. Click here! 

C. ELECTION 2004 RESULTS - Part A
- Massaging of Inconsistent Exit Polls and 
Comparison to Voting Results
- Voting Irregularities/Suppression/Fraud/
"Glitches" and Suspicious Results

D. ELECTION 2004 RESULTS - PART B
POST-MORTEM: A Blueprint for the Future

E. Who's the flip-flopper again?

F. John Kerry for Dummies

 

VII. WAR and PEACE

1. Uranium from Africa
2. Iraq's Aluminum Tubes
3. Iraq for Dummies
4.  External site: Iraq "Coalition" Casualties
5. 
External site: Cost of Iraq invasion/occupation
6. 
External site:
Iraqi civilian casualties

B. Terrorism
- How to Win against Terrorism - Part I    Part II

 

VIII. ENVIRONMENT

A. Facts on Global Climate Change ("Global Warming")
It is real, and so is its impact on life on earth

B. External site: RealClimate.org

C. Meet the Republicans for Environmental Protection (REP America)

D. Birdwatching Journal; Other Wildlife Sightings

E. A view of Alaska

 

VIII. CIVIL RIGHTS AND IMMIGRATION

A. INS roundup of Muslims
Why this will not win the fight against terrorism and may only jeopardize our success

B. Illegal Immigration in the United States 
- the California Strawberry Industry

C. Mexican Immigration
A response to Samuel Huntington's "A Hispanic Challenge"

D. Same-sex marriage: a compendium of voices

 

 

 

 

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