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It's All God -- Amen, Om, Whatever  

It's All God -- Amen, Om, Whatever
By Anneli Rufus, AlterNet
Eliezer Sobel bowed, chanted, nude wrestled, meditated, and overdosed on 'shrooms in a 40-year search to find God. But he still feels empty inside. Read more »

 

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Obama Doesn't Plan to End the Occupation in Iraq  

Obama Doesn't Plan to End the Occupation in Iraq

The president-elect's thinking 'evolves' -- we can expect tens of thousands of American troops to stay. Read more »

Obama May Tap a Strong Progressive to Manage Our Wilderness  

Obama May Tap a Strong Progressive to Manage Our Wilderness

The appointment of Rep. Raul Grijalva to the Department of the Interior would bring much-needed political balance to the Obama cabinet. Read more »

Michael Moore's Advice for the Auto Industry Is Far Too Cavalier for Such a Serious Issue  

Michael Moore's Advice for the Auto Industry Is Far Too Cavalier for Such a Serious Issue

Moore likes to complain about Detroit's 'gas-guzzling, inferior products,' but he's ignoring the great achievements of millions of its auto workers. Read more »

Army Recruiters Open War 'Experience' Arcade to Attract Youngsters  

Army Recruiters Open War 'Experience' Arcade to Attract Youngsters

With more than 14,000 square feet of prime mall space, the experience center is bigger than three basketball courts and is filled with lots of dazzle. Read more »

Americans Are Crazy Workaholics -- It's Time We Brought More Balance to Our Lives  

Americans Are Crazy Workaholics -- It's Time We Brought More Balance to Our Lives

"No life," "no family" and "can devote, literally, 19-20 hours a day" to work. Sound familiar? That's our future Homeland Security chief talking. Read more »

Coca-Cola's Latest Environmental Scam  

Coca-Cola's Latest Environmental Scam

Under fire for its mismanagement of water resources in India, Coke has gone all out to create an image of itself as a leader in water conservation. Read more »

KBR Kept Foreign Contractors in Squalid Warehouses for Months  

KBR Kept Foreign Contractors in Squalid Warehouses for Months

Some 1,000 Asian workers have spent up to three months in windowless warehouses in Baghdad, without money or a place to work. Read more »

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Mike Huckabee Exposes Real Hate in America: Christophobes  

Mike Huckabee Exposes Real Hate in America: Christophobes

Mike Huckabee is a jackass. Read more »

Palin's Health Plan Focuses on 'Outdoor Activities' and Consumption of 'Wild Game'  

Palin's Health Plan Focuses on 'Outdoor Activities' and Consumption of 'Wild Game'

A moose a day keeps the doctor away. Read more »

Former Gitmo Prosecutor Breaks Silence About Torture  

Former Gitmo Prosecutor Breaks Silence About Torture

The campaign to close Gitmo and end military commissions heats up. Read more »

 

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