Middle Easterners are used to seeing the US as the invincible Superpower, but events in Iraq are changing America's image. Is the Great Satan incompetent after all? What does that mean for governments that depend on US support and for America's own objectives? Also, stock prices continue to drop—in the US, Europe and Asia and, on Reporter's Notebook, gay rights and Democratic candidates last night in Los Angeles.
America's Changing Image in the Middle East
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Stock Markets React to Problems in Sub-Prime Lending Market
Stock prices dropped again on Wall Street today—following markets in Europe and Asia—which, in turn, were responding to America's sub-prime lending problems. It's the dark...
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Is the Great Satan a Big Blunderer?
Polls show that vast numbers of Middle Easterners believe the US wants to divide their region, take over their oil and replace Islam with Christianity. Al Jazeera TV,...
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