Global Research E-Newsletter: Lead Articles (May 23-29, 2008)

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In this E-Newsletter we bring to your attention several important articles pertaining to the US presidential elections, Disneyland goes to Iraq, continued US threats directed against Iran, the evolving crisis in Lebanon, more revelations regarding torture sponsored and authorised by the Bush adminstration, Washington sends military advisers to Mexico under “Plan Mexico”.

Other topics include the global food crisis and the earthquake disaster in China. (Scroll down)

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Pens and Swords – How the American Mainstream Media Report the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict
review of Marda Dunsky’s book
– 2008-05-29

Disturbing 2008 Global Peace Index Report
– by Stephen Lendman – 2008-05-29

Enforcement on Steroids: Homeland Security’s Emerging Immigration Police State
Part I
– by Joshua Holland – 2008-05-28

The Violent Folly of Humanitarian Interventionism: Western Delusions
– by Jean Bricmont – 2008-05-28

Seeing ourselves through Afghan eyes
– by Scott Taylor – 2008-05-28

Army chief sworn in as Lebanon’s new president
– by Jean Shaoul – 2008-05-28

The politics of provocation: Clinton, Obama and the American media
– by Patrick Martin – 2008-05-28

Bush Distorts World War II History
Speech to Air Force Graduates
– by Sherwood Ross – 2008-05-28

VIDEO: Unusual Clouds Prior to China Earthquake
– 2008-05-28

Racism, Security Threats Issues for Obama
Recent Racist Incidents and Security Threats Become Factors in Obama Campaign
– by Marcus Baram – 2008-05-28

Bush ‘plans Iran air strike by August’
– by Muhammad Cohen – 2008-05-28

CIA Documents on Torture: Treatment of prisoners in U.S. custody overseas
– 2008-05-27

Israel Talks to Syria
– by Srdja Trifkovic – 2008-05-27

Telecom Companies in Cahoots with Illegal Bush Administration Surveillance Programs
– by Tom Burghardt – 2008-05-27

The Capitalist Ground Shaken by the Earthquake in China
– by Li Onesto – 2008-05-27

God’s Wrath, and the Tories’: Harper’s zeal for retribution seems religious
– by Murray Dobbin – 2008-05-27

Plan Mexico: Plan Colombia Heads for Mexico
– by Stephen Lendman – 2008-05-27

Disneyland by the Tigris
– by Felicity Arbuthnot – 2008-05-27

Global Food Crisis: Egypt and Sudan Join Forces For Food Security
– by Muriel Mirak-Weissbach – 2008-05-27

Building its Ties to Colombia: Canada’s Imperial Adventure in the Andes
– by Prof. Todd Gordon – 2008-05-27

Germany in call for ban on oil speculation
– by Ambrose Evans-Pritchard – 2008-05-27

Haiti and the Politics of Containment
Review of Peter Hallward’s book: Damming the Flood: Haiti, Aristide and the Politics of Containment
– by Roger Annis – 2008-05-26

Project Censored Awards to Four Global Research Authors
“The news that didn’t make the news”
– 2008-05-26

Interdependence and the Luxury of War
The Grand Chessboard Part 4
– by Brent Jessop – 2008-05-26

First Nations: Why an Apology is Wrong, and Deceptive: Bringing Humanity to Bear on the Residential School Atrocity
– by Rev. Kevin Annett – 2008-05-25

VIDEO: Hillary “You actually used the word ‘assassination’ with a loud undertone of racial hatred”
– 2008-05-25

Hillary Invokes Assassination
– by Prof. Marjorie Cohn – 2008-05-25

Provocations as Pretexts for Imperial War: From Pearl Harbor to 9/11
– by Prof. James Petras – 2008-05-25

The task of imperial rulers is to fabricate a world in which the enemy is portrayed as an ‘invader’ or an ‘aggressor’

Linda McQuaig and Chalmers Johnson on the Global Research News Hour
Program details for Monday 26 May 2008
– 2008-05-24

Bolivia: Recall referendums open new struggle
– by Federico Fuentes – 2008-05-23

Mexico: Oil privatisation halted due to mass protests
– by John Ross – 2008-05-23

George W Bush Authorized 911 Attacks Says Government Insider
Transcript of Radio Interview with Stanley Hilton
– by Alex Jones – 2008-05-23

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