President Obama has become the first sitting U.S. president to visit the Japanese city of Hiroshima since U.S. warplanes dropped the first atomic bomb on August 6, 1945. The bombing killed 140,000 people and seriously injured another 100,000. Three days l
How lobbyists write our laws and pay for politicians' vacations. This is how it works in Georgia, the state that produced Newt Gingrich. Note what happens to the reporter who tried to cover this? Threatened and bullied by armed police.
A recent investigation into bid-rigging at public foreclosures raises an interesting question: Should citizens have a right to presumed privacy in public places? The San Francisco FBI thinks not. Federal agents hid microphones around three courthouses
A post on TomCat's blog. One item this week which seems to call for the intervention of the Greek Furies.
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Target: President Barack Obama! Goal: Issue formal apology for the 1945 bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki in Japan. The bombing of Hiroshima and Nagasaki caused the deaths of over 150,000 men, women, and children!!!
Donald Trumps new campaign chairman and chief strategist Paul Manafort is a longtime political veteran and lobbyist whose clients have included an assortment of dictators and a Lebanese-born arms dealer.
I truly believe that Bernie Sanders candidacy has changed what I thought was possible, & illuminated the issues & how voters feel about them in new ways. I respect him for that, have no problem admitting he was right about a great many things, I was wrong