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THE END OF CAPITALISM?
— Rob Urie on the future of capitalism; James Kilgore on the strange politics of prisons in America; David Macaray digs into the history and influence of the US Chamber of Commerce; Louis Proyect surveys the films of Steven Soderberg; Lee Ballinger on political ballads; Jeffrey St. Clair recounts the history of eugenics in America; JoAnn Wypijewski on the American Memory Machine; Mike Whitney on how Quantitative Easing fattened the wealthy; Chris Floyd on American patsies; and Kristin Kolb on the buy-out of Big Green.
Archives from January 1998
Q: The former director of the CIA, Robert Gates, stated in his memoirs ["From the Shadows"], that American intelligence services began to aid the Mujahadeen in Afghanistan 6 months before the Soviet intervention. In this period you were the national security adviser to Pr...