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Can the Establishment Fix Its Bernie Sanders Problem? By Shamus Cooke, February 11, 2016
Why Teachers Unions Matter
The U.S. Labor Movement’s “Pearl Harbor Moment”. The Supreme Court’s Hearing of Friedrichs vs. California Teachers Association By Shamus Cooke, February 07, 2016
The US Supreme Court and "The Rule of Flaw"
It’s Not Too Late For Trade Unions to Win Friedrichs vs. California Teachers Association (CTA) By Shamus Cooke, January 13, 2016
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Does Bernie Sanders’ Imperialism Matter? By Shamus Cooke, January 06, 2016
Elections USA: The 2012 Politics of Fantasy
The U.S. Elections: Bi-Partisan Vote Buying. Corporate PR Campaigns. Déjà Vu All Over Again By Shamus Cooke, October 07, 2015
Obama’s Response to the Refugee Crisis: “Regime Change” in Syria By Shamus Cooke, September 14, 2015
Torture Never Stopped Under Obama
Torture Never Stopped Under Obama By Shamus Cooke, August 14, 2015
Obama’s “Safe Zone” in Syria Will Inflame the War Zone By Shamus Cooke, July 31, 2015
Why Teachers Unions Matter
Labor Unions Must Act Now to Survive US Supreme Court Deathblow By Shamus Cooke, July 07, 2015
The Killing of Osama bin Laden: Behind the Media’s Assault on Seymour Hersh By Shamus Cooke, May 20, 2015
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Syrian War Set to Re-Explode. US, Turkey, Saudi Arabia In Alliance with Al Qaeda By Shamus Cooke, May 14, 2015
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A Paper Peace and Proxy War With Iran By Shamus Cooke, April 22, 2015
How a $15 Minimum an Hour Wage Helps All Workers By Shamus Cooke, April 18, 2015
Confronting the Anti-Union “Right to Work” Laws. Oregon’s Pending Legislation to Increase the Minimum Wage By Shamus Cooke, April 03, 2015
Who’s Scarier: Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker or ‘Jihadi John’? By Shamus Cooke, March 03, 2015
Oregon Unions Rally for a $15 Minimum Wage By Shamus Cooke, January 27, 2015
The Spectacular Media Failure on Charlie Hebdo By Shamus Cooke, January 20, 2015
A New Push for Peace in Syria? By Shamus Cooke, November 14, 2014
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Why Obama Rejected Peace With Iran By Shamus Cooke, October 25, 2014
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“Progressive Democrats” Follow Obama to War in Syria By Shamus Cooke, September 15, 2014
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Obama’s ISIS Strategy: Bi-Partisan Consensus on a Prolonged Military Campaign By Shamus Cooke, September 13, 2014
Across America, the Campaign to Increase the Minimum Wage By Shamus Cooke, September 12, 2014
Obama’s Paralyzed Presidency and the Push for War By Shamus Cooke, September 03, 2014
How Obama’s Support of Israel Undermines U.S. Foreign Policy. Americans’ Distrust in Their Government By Shamus Cooke, August 07, 2014
Obama’s Influence Abroad is Evaporating By Shamus Cooke, July 17, 2014
Labor Rights in America: The Union vs. Corporate Showdown Has Officially Begun By Shamus Cooke, July 11, 2014
How Obama Lost Iraq and the War on Terror By Shamus Cooke, June 15, 2014
The Democrats’ New Fake Populism By Shamus Cooke, May 30, 2014
Raising the Minimum Wage in America: San Francisco Rides the $15 Wave By Shamus Cooke, May 14, 2014
Palestine, Egypt and Syria: New Lows for Obama’s Failed Middle East Policy By Shamus Cooke, April 03, 2014
Media Spin Machine in High Gear: Top Three Media Lies About the Syrian Peace Talks By Shamus Cooke, January 24, 2014
The Left after The Failure of Obamacare By Shamus Cooke, January 05, 2014
Last Chance for Peace in Syria. Will Obama Sabotage the Geneva II Syria Peace Talks? By Shamus Cooke, December 23, 2013
From Warmonger to Peacemaker: Are Obama’s Middle East Peace Talks Sincere? By Shamus Cooke, November 23, 2013
Corporate Profits Soar. The Super Wealthy Reinvent American Capitalism By Shamus Cooke, November 10, 2013
Is Obama Fundamentally Shifting His Middle East Strategy? By Shamus Cooke, November 03, 2013
The Coming Grand Bipartisan Bargain: “We’re All Neoliberals Now” By Shamus Cooke, October 22, 2013
How “Progressives” and the American “Left” are Failing Over Syria By Shamus Cooke, September 02, 2013
The Lie of “Limited” War Against Syria By Shamus Cooke, August 31, 2013
How Egypt Killed Political Islam By Shamus Cooke, July 06, 2013
How Edward Snowden and Syria Will Change Obama’s Foreign Policy By Shamus Cooke, July 01, 2013
Syria Is Becoming Obama’s Iraq By Shamus Cooke, June 19, 2013
Who Killed the Syrian Peace Talks? The Rebels have been Defeated. Is the War Over? By Shamus Cooke, June 13, 2013
Syria’s Fake Sectarian War, Triggered by Washington By Shamus Cooke, June 07, 2013
How Obama and Al-Qaeda Became Syrian Bedfellows By Shamus Cooke, May 28, 2013
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Syria Endgame Approaching Fast By Shamus Cooke, May 13, 2013
Should We Invade Syria? Obama and U.S. Military Divided Over Syria By Shamus Cooke, April 29, 2013
Who Will Save Social Security and Medicare? By Shamus Cooke, April 08, 2013
How Obama Chose War Over Peace in Syria By Shamus Cooke, March 28, 2013
Obama is Still Shopping for a “Grand Bargain” By Shamus Cooke, March 20, 2013
Democrats and Labor: A Tale of Abuse By Shamus Cooke, March 06, 2013
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Obama’s Agenda: Direct Military Intervention and the Relentless Destruction of Syria as a Nation State By Shamus Cooke, March 02, 2013
Austerity USA Begins March 1st: Bipartisan Project to Impoverish the American People By Shamus Cooke, February 25, 2013
Obama’s State of the Union: Pro-corporate Agenda with Chocolate Covered Rhetoric for the 99% By Shamus Cooke, February 19, 2013
Obama’s Shakedown of Medicare By Shamus Cooke, February 10, 2013
Drastic Austerity Cuts: The Great Recession has Smashed Public Services on a State by State Basis By Shamus Cooke, February 07, 2013
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Obama’s War on Syria and its Implications. The Iraq War Scenario is being Repeated By Shamus Cooke, December 17, 2012
Why UN Climate Agreements Fail By Shamus Cooke, December 03, 2012
Humanitarian Coverup: Why is Obama Silent Over the New Congo War? By Shamus Cooke, November 26, 2012
America’s Labor Movement in “Terminal Crisis” By Shamus Cooke, November 24, 2012