Articles by Chris Floyd



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I first saw Moscow swathed in winter gray, in the dying days of the Brezhnev regime; then many years later I returned to Moscow in the bright, choking heat of midsummer, at the high-water mark of the Yeltsin era.

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I first saw Moscow swathed in winter gray, in the dying days of the Brezhnev regime; then many years later I returned to Moscow in the bright, choking heat of midsummer, at the high-water mark of the Yeltsin era.

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It seems there is still a flicker of life in the victim, and thus a threat that the gangsters might have to pay the piper somewhere down the line.

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It seems there is still a flicker of life in the victim, and thus a threat that the gangsters might have to pay the piper somewhere down the line.

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The fundamentalists' stunted, ignorant and at times demented interpretations of ancient texts, dubious traditions and their own blood-soaked histories cannot be ignored.

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The fundamentalists' stunted, ignorant and at times demented interpretations of ancient texts, dubious traditions and their own blood-soaked histories cannot be ignored.

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One can scarcely imagine a more slavish piece of work than Senator Arlen Specter's new bill on presidential powers.

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One can scarcely imagine a more slavish piece of work than Senator Arlen Specter's new bill on presidential powers.

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Hundreds, possibly thousands of neo-Nazis and ""white power"" extremists have infiltrated the U.S. military, the Pentagon's own investigators report.

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Hundreds, possibly thousands of neo-Nazis and ""white power"" extremists have infiltrated the U.S. military, the Pentagon's own investigators report.

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The Supreme Court ruling has been hailed as the ""light at the end of the tunnel""- but we have seen these lights before, and watched them fade.

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The Supreme Court ruling has been hailed as the ""light at the end of the tunnel""- but we have seen these lights before, and watched them fade.

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Suskind paints a portrait of an administration drunk on lawless power, a junta operated from the shadows by Dick Cheney and his long-time companion in skulduggery, Don Rumsfeld.

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Suskind paints a portrait of an administration drunk on lawless power, a junta operated from the shadows by Dick Cheney and his long-time companion in skulduggery, Don Rumsfeld.

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It turns out that everything Bush says he wants from the Iranians now, he could have had for the asking - three years ago.

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It turns out that everything Bush says he wants from the Iranians now, he could have had for the asking - three years ago.

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All that Michael Berg could talk about was mercy and forgiveness. He would not even take pleasure in the death of Zarqawi, whom he called a ""fellow human being.""

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All that Michael Berg could talk about was mercy and forgiveness. He would not even take pleasure in the death of Zarqawi, whom he called a ""fellow human being.""

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New sites of shame have entered the American lexicon: Haditha, Ishaqi, Hamandiya, Samarra - places where horrors large and small have marked this beginning of the fourth year of occupation.

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New sites of shame have entered the American lexicon: Haditha, Ishaqi, Hamandiya, Samarra - places where horrors large and small have marked this beginning of the fourth year of occupation.

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It is not the small-scale Haditha atrocity that should be compared to My Lai. It is the entire Iraq War itself.

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It is not the small-scale Haditha atrocity that should be compared to My Lai. It is the entire Iraq War itself.

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James Carroll, an acclaimed novelist - and son of a top Pentagon official - has provided a devastating inside history of the military state-within-a-state that now reigns unchallenged in Washington.

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James Carroll, an acclaimed novelist - and son of a top Pentagon official - has provided a devastating inside history of the military state-within-a-state that now reigns unchallenged in Washington.

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Where are the cheering hordes shouting ""U.S.A! U.S.A!"" at the news that the land of the free imprisons more people than any other country in the world?

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Where are the cheering hordes shouting ""U.S.A! U.S.A!"" at the news that the land of the free imprisons more people than any other country in the world?

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The Iraq war represents nothing but a crude, brutal and no doubt temporary marriage of convenience between old-fashioned religious extremism and old-fashioned elitist greed.

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The Iraq war represents nothing but a crude, brutal and no doubt temporary marriage of convenience between old-fashioned religious extremism and old-fashioned elitist greed.

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America must have unfettered access to Persian Gulf oil in order to maintain the infrastructure of its economy - indeed of its entire society.

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America must have unfettered access to Persian Gulf oil in order to maintain the infrastructure of its economy - indeed of its entire society.