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  • In Phoenix, Trump Says "Love" but Spews Racism

    Trump takes advantage of a popular misconception about racism -- that it is something held in the heart. In reality it is a system of oppression that promotes power and privilege.

  • Why Robert E. Lee's Character Is Irrelevant

    Regardless of the nuances of Robert E. Lee's behavior and historical context, his statues represent white supremacy, and that's why they must be taken down. Ultimately, Lee's legacy is the defense of enslavement.

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Alexander Cockburn

Alexander Cockburn

Alexander Cockburn is co-editor with Jeffrey St. Clair of the muckraking newsletter CounterPunch. He is also co-author of the new book "Dime's Worth of Difference: Beyond the Lesser of Two Evils," available through www.counterpunch.com.

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Alexander Cockburn

Alexander Cockburn

Alexander Cockburn is co-editor with Jeffrey St. Clair of the muckraking newsletter CounterPunch. He is also co-author of the new book "Dime's Worth of Difference: Beyond the Lesser of Two Evils," available through www.counterpunch.com.

Other articles by this author

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By Jeffrey St. Clair and Alexander Cockburn, CounterPunch | News Analysis

Cuomo's Marijuana Proposal

By Alexander Cockburn, Truthout | Op-Ed

Romney's Republican Death March

By Alexander Cockburn, Truthout | Op-Ed

Witnessing the Death of the Republican Party

By Alexander Cockburn, Truthout | Op-Ed

Over the Top With Rick Santorum

By Alexander Cockburn, Truthout | Op-Ed

Welcome to Our Banana Republic and Its Global Panopticon

By Alexander Cockburn, Truthout | Op-Ed

'Peak Oil' Takes A Deadly Blow

By Alexander Cockburn, Truthout | Op-Ed

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By Alexander Cockburn, Truthout | Op-Ed

NATO's Debacle in Libya

By Alexander Cockburn, Truthout | Op-Ed

All the Publisher's Men

By Alexander Cockburn, Truthout | Op-Ed

Social Democracy is Dead

By Alexander Cockburn, Truthout | Op-Ed

Is the Fix In?

By Alexander Cockburn, Truthout | Op-Ed | Op-Ed

America's Top Hypocrites

By Alexander Cockburn, Truthout | Op-Ed

Obama Blessed With Nut Ball Foes

By Alexander Cockburn, Truthout | Op-Ed

KFF - Killed by "Friendly Fire"

By Alexander Cockburn, Truthout | Op-Ed