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Nikki Keddie
From UCLA

The Good News Behind the Bad for Middle Eastern Women

Nikki Keddie, one of the nation’s leading Middle East scholars, argues that despite Western stereotypes, women in many Middle Eastern countries are making great strides in terms of civil liberties and legal rights. But America’s disastrous occupations of Iraq and Afghanistan threaten to undo much of the progress.

  • Also: read the book’s introduction or read the entire first chapter (.pdf file)
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    Posted on Nov 30, 2006 READ MORE


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    Kucinich
    AP Photo / Robert F. Bukaty

    Rep. Dennis Kucinich Tackles Healthcare

    Rep. Dennis Kucinich speaks with Truthdig about the state of healthcare in America, his bill with Rep. John Conyers to provide universal coverage and why progress is inevitable: “It is going to happen, because there is an awareness that government has failed the American people in this regard, and it’s an economic issue, it’s a moral issue and it’s central to who we are as a nation.”

  • Exclusive: For the first time, the Ohio congressman describes his behind-the-scenes struggle with the party to overcome corporate influence and promote healthcare reform.

  • Posted on Nov 28, 2006 READ MORE


    Gore Vidal
    Zuade Kaufman/Truthdig

    Gore Vidal: Living Through History

    Iconic author and historian Gore Vidal speaks with Robert Scheer about his new memoir, “Point to Point Navigation,” and the events that shaped his life and his country, from war with Hitler to the “waking nightmare” of Iraq.

    Posted on Nov 21, 2006 READ MORE


    Dennis Kucinich
    AP / Lee Marriner

    Rep. Dennis Kucinich: Cut Off Iraq War Funding

    In a Truthdig interview, Rep. Dennis Kucinich (D-Ohio) reacts to Rep. John Murtha’s failed bid for House majority leader, and explains why cutting off funding for the Iraq war is the only way to truly protect American troops.

    Posted on Nov 16, 2006 READ MORE


    Dennis Kucinich
    AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall

    Rep. Kucinich: America Needs Iraq War Hearings

    In an original Truthdig interview, Congressman Dennis Kucinich (D-Ohio), the potential next chair of a key national security subcommittee, calls for congressional hearings into how and why America invaded Iraq, and demands “accountability” for those who led America into a “war based on lies.”

  • Kucinich: “Rumsfeld may no longer be secretary of defense, but he made decisions based on lies that took people to their deaths. He has to be held accountable—secretary or not.”

  • Posted on Nov 9, 2006 READ MORE


    John Burton
    From sbctc.org

    John Burton on California Before Arnold

    Truthdig Editor Robert Scheer does a career-spanning interview with the “blue-collar liberal” who helped rule California politics as both a congressman and leader of the state legislature over the last 30 years.

    Posted on Oct 24, 2006 READ MORE


    Hadden and Luce
    Time Inc. /From "The Man Time Forgot"

    The Betrayal at the Heart of Time Magazine

    Why did Henry Luce, titan of 20th-century journalism, bury the legacy of his boyhood friend and rival, Time magazine co-founder Briton Hadden? That’s the provocative and never-before-told story at the heart of the new book “The Man Time Forgot.” Truthdig interviews its author, Isaiah Wilner. (Above: Hadden, left, and Luce, center, in 1925.)

    Posted on Oct 10, 2006 READ MORE


    Bernard Fall book
    From Amazon.com

    The Unquiet Frenchman

    The life of political scientist Bernard Fall, the first soldier-scholar to predict an inglorious end for America in Vietnam, is remembered in a new biography by his widow. She speaks with Truthdig guest interviewer Sarah Stillman about the government’s lies—in Vietnam then, and in Iraq now.

    Posted on Oct 3, 2006 READ MORE


    Torture Taxi
    Courtesy MHP Books

    Tracking the ‘Torture Taxi’

    The authors of the new book “Torture Taxi: On the Trail of the CIA?s Rendition Flights” tell Truthdig guest interviewer Onnesha Roychoudhuri how they pieced together the first comprehensive look at the largest covert CIA operation since the Cold War—a program run not only by shadowy government contractors in the darkest corners of Afghanistan, but also by unassuming America family lawyers in places like Dedham, Mass.

    Posted on Sep 19, 2006 READ MORE


    John Dean and Elizabeth Holtzman
    Dean: AP; Holtzman: The Nation

    John Dean and Liz Holtzman Square Off on Impeaching Bush

    Former Nixon aide John Dean and former Congresswoman Elizabeth Holtzman, who were foes during the early stages of the Nixon impeachment hearings in 1973, sound off in separate interviews on the prospects of impeaching President Bush. (Dean and Holtzman will debate the topic at UCLA on Sept. 13 at a Truthdig/The Nation Institute-sponsored event.)

  • Click here for the Dean interview
  • Click here for the Holtzman interview

  • Posted on Sep 12, 2006 READ MORE


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