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    Breaking Down the Scottish Independence Vote by Class Lines
    As Scotland remains tied to the UK, sociologist David Miller says class rather than national identity can best explain the outcome of the referendum

    Progressive Caucus Split on Issue of Arming Syrian Rebels
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    Deepa Kumar and Peter Hart say the mainstream media is working to manufacture consent for further military action in Syria and Iraq

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    Andrew Levine says that Cold War strategic thinking about the Middle East is no longer relevant

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    An American Fascism - Eddie Conway on Reality Asserts Itself (5/8)
    Mr. Conway says, by targeting the Panthers, the FBI and other state and local agencies were functioning as a national secret police. That was COINTELPRO; it carries on under The Patriot Act.

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    An American Fascism - Eddie Conway on Reality Asserts Itself (5/8)
    Mr. Conway says, by targeting the Panthers, the FBI and other state and local agencies were functioning as a national secret police. That was COINTELPRO; it carries on under The Patriot Act.
     
    What Drives Obama's Foreign Policy?
    Andrew Levine says Obama is continuing a triumphalist policy towards Russia
     
    "The State Targeted the Panthers Because We Were Socialists, Not Because We Were Armed" - Eddie Conway on Reality Asserts Itself (4/8)
    Mr. Conway says the Panthers were also a threat because they recognized the humanity of and worked with all ethnic groups
     
    COINTELPRO, Attack on the Panthers - Eddie Conway on Reality Asserts Itself (3/8)
    Mr. Conway describes the campaign by police agencies to destroy the Black Panthers, and how he joined the Baltimore chapter which he later found out was founded by an agent of the NSA
     
    Moments of Radicalization - Eddie Conway on Reality Asserts Itself (2/8)
    Former Black Panther Eddie Conway says, while serving in the military, it dawned on him that the same army that was aiming its guns at the black community was doing the same thing in Vietnam
     
    44 Years in Prison, Still a Revolutionary - Eddie Conway on Reality Asserts Itself (1/8)
    Mr. Conway, a former member of the Baltimore Black Panther chapter, says as a child he didn't understand politics, but he did understand oppression
     

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