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There's plenty to criticize in Turkey's conduct. But is it really an evil puppet master?
Israel's attack on the unarmed flotilla last weekend could be a "Kent State moment." When white middle-class students were gunned down on a college campus, it woke up a whole new segment of American society to police killings of minority students. Similarly, while the Israeli military has been killing Arab civilians for years, now that they have attacked European and American peace activists it has created a whole new dynamic.
Charles Krauthammer's columns defending Israel's handling of the Gaza flotilla demonizes Muslims.
We must maintain the overall pressure to discredit and break the U.S.-backed Israeli blockade and siege of Gaza
CIA drone operators conflicted over drone strikes.
The similarities between the Israeli government and El Salavador's junta in the eighties are eerily similar -- as is U.S. support for them.
Did North Korea really have anything to do with the sinking of the Cheonan?
It's no mystery who's responsible for the latest political tragedy in Japan.
Turkey and Qatar are putting U.S. dominance in the Middle East to the test.
Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi, increasingly under attack by trade unions angered at his austerity proposals and a feckless economic program that has produced virtually no growth, now finds himself besieged on the Internet.