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Democracy Now! – September 1, 2010

“Iraq Is a Shattered Country”–Nir Rosen on Obama Declaring an End to US Combat Mission in Iraq; Withdrawal or Enduring Presence? US Military Continues to Invest Hundreds of Millions in Iraq Bases; Invisible War: How Thirteen Years of US-Imposed Economic Sanctions Devastated Iraq Before the 2003 Invasion; “Security for Everyone, Not Just Settlers and Occupiers”–Ali Abunimah on Opening of US-Brokered Mideast Peace Talks.

Today’s Headlines

    * Obama Declares End to US Combat Operations in Iraq
    * 4 Israeli Settlers Killed on Eve of Mideast Talks
    * Study: CEOs Who Fired Most Workers Earned Highest Pay
    * Bank Profits Soar, But Lending Drops
    * Murkowski Concedes Alaska GOP Senate Primary
    * 5 Arrested After Shots Fired at New York Mosque
    * Seattle Man Charged with Hate Crime after Attack on Turban-Wearing Clerk
    * Deal Reached to Provide Dialysis Treatment to Undocumented Immigrants in Atlanta
    * Migrant Deaths Nearing Record in Arizona
    * Study: Hiring of Immigrant Workers Triggers Economic Benefits
    * NY Enacts Domestic Workers Rights’ Law
    * Greenpeace Shuts Down Offshore Drilling Rig in Greenland

 

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