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Einstein Turns in His Grave

(Originally posted on Counterpunch, April 16, 2008) by GEORGE CICCARIELLO-MAHER   Caracas. In the inaugural 1949 issue of Monthly Review, renowned theoretical physicist Albert Einstein penned a now famous article entitled “Why Socialism?” Here was a towering giant of the … Continue reading

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Peaceniks for Imperialism

Canada’s Peace Magazine and the promotion of non-military warfare in the service of US foreign policy goals By Stephen Gowans While apparently possessing impeccable leftwing credentials, the Canadian publication, Peace Magazine, is a bulwark of conservatism which virtually operates as … Continue reading

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The AFL-CIO’s Covert Ops in Venezuela

by Alberto C. Ruiz (Originally posted on ZNet, December 13, 2011) In 2002, the AFL-CIO’s international arm known as the “Solidarity Center” was greatly embarrassed when it came to light that it had been supporting actors in Venezuela that participated … Continue reading

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