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This is why they hate us: The real American history neither Ted Cruz nor the New York Times will tell you | Salon.com

Iran was once a secular democracy. You would not know this from contemporary discussions of the much demonized country in U.S. politics and media.<p>What happened to Iran's democracy? The U.S. overthrew it in 1953, with the help of the U.K. Why? For oil.<p>Mohammad Mosaddegh may be the most popular …

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At least 20 hostages dead in siege of hotel in Mali, official says

The attackers took hostages and killed at least 20 at the Radisson Blu in Bamako.<p>The attackers took hostages and killed at least 20 at the Radisson Blu in Bamako.<p>BAMAKO, Mali — Several gunmen seized a luxury hotel in Mali’s capital on Friday, killing at least 20 people in an attack that raised …