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Bush End Game
George W. Bush's presidency since 2007

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George W. Bush's presidency from 2005-06

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George W. Bush's presidency, 2000-04

Who Is Bob Gates?
The secret world of Defense Secretary Gates

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Bush Bests Kerry

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Media Crisis
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The Clinton Scandals
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Nazi Echo
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The Dark Side of Rev. Moon
Rev. Sun Myung Moon and American politics.

Contra Crack
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Lost History
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The October Surprise "X-Files"
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Jabbing the Russian Bear

August 18, 2008

Reacting to Russia’s military intervention in two breakaway Georgian provinces, the Bush administration signed an agreement with Poland to erect a missile defense system inside Poland.

The move – hot on the heels of the Russian-Georgian conflict – is seen as another jab at Moscow, a tit-for-tat pattern reminiscent of the Cold War.

(The written story continues below.)

Eric Margolis, a contributing editor to The American Conservative magazine, comments on these rumblings of a new Cold War.

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