"The power of Shahid’s cartoons are acute. Take a close look if you dare. Instead of euphemisms, find direct statements; instead of evasion, find candor. The skill of illustration is matched by the acuity of vision..."
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CNN and Al-Jazeera are ghostly reflections - Doppelgängers. The word is used to illustrate the feeling of having seen oneself. These twins are generally regarded as the harbingers of ill will. The doppelgänger is viewed as an omen of death, the forerunner of skewed information, a forbearer of propaganda, the predecessor... READ MORE
"But the "troops out" debate overlooks an important fact. If every last soldier pulled out of the Gulf tomorrow and a sovereign government came to power, Iraq would still be occupied: by laws written in the interest of another country; by foreign corporations controlling its essential services; by 70% unemployment... READ MORE