While the United States, Britain and Canada are planning to announce a coordinated set of sanctions against Iran's oil and petrochemical industry today, longtime investigative journalist Seymour Hersh questions the growing consensus on Iran's alleged nucl
We are on the road in the historic city of Vienna, Austria, not far from the Czech Republic where President Obama gave a major address in 2009 that called for a nuclear-free world. His disarmament efforts were cited when he won the Nobel Peace Prize, but
It is actually 50-70% taking into account that poliiticians and power brokers for the past 50+ years will not define a 'reasonable life' and therefore expectation of a living wage and consequent revision of the federal poverty level
A couple of weeks ago I posted about William Lopez and Jeff Deskovic, two men who had been wrongly convicted and imprisoned, then exonerated. Deskovic was released first and started a foundation to find and remedy other wrongful convictions.
Reading through the latest report from the National Coalition for the Homeless might spark one of those moments when you wonder, what would Marie Antoinette say? French peasants who had no bread to eat were so enraged by rumors that their queen uttered
He's tired of hearing about the minimum wage! He also wants the GOP to win Gov races in 2014, so they can control voting mechanisms. Hmm... does that sound like he thinks GOP Governors should tinker with "voting mechanisms" to increase their odds in 2016?
Ted Nugent, musician and very vocal conservative, has been a strong supporter of the National Rifle Association (NRA) for many years and has served on its Board of Directors since 1995. He recently urged his followers to join the NRA, calling for 'freedom
New Jersey has a deeply problematic history with its reliance on solitary confinement. Our state was among the first to intentionally develop "Management Control Units" (prolonged prisoner isolation) as instruments of enhanced interrogation and sensory...