Few things are more disturbing than looking at the news each day to find yet another shocking case of American police officers using excessive brutality and belligerence against the public. There is no justification for this, and as the list of egregious
"Today's vote once again shows that deep-pocketed special interests have a death grip on Washington," said MoveOn.org campaign director Victoria Kaplan. "Our politicians, our elections and our democracy should not be auctioned off to the highest bidder. Y
"One of the reasons I'm going to Iowa is to get a sense of how people feel about it," he said of his candidacy. "Look, the truth is (there is) profound anger at both political parties, more and more people are becoming independent."
The police department for San Diego's public schools recently revealed that they have acquired a large armored combat vehicle from the U.S. military. A $700,000 mine-resistant ambush protected vehicle (MRAP).
Last fall, Republicans recklessly shut down the government -- costing our economy billions. A year later, some Republicans haven't learned their lesson. Many Tea Partiers are determined to shut down the government again.
"The reliance on air power has all of the attraction of casual sex: It seems to offer gratification but with very little commitment. We need to be wary of a strategy that puts emphasis on air power and air power alone."
Rethinking Conspiracy posits that too many citizens have been indoctrinated with illogical and inappropriate attitudes regarding "conspiracy theories" and suggests it's time we reconsider our habitual thinking about the subject and adopt a new paradigm.
Obama has to present the ISIS problem in accurate terms. It's now a threat to the region and US interests there, not an existential threat to the so-called homeland. Yet neocons and other hawks--John McCain, Dick Cheney, etc.--have gone full war, declarin
Making a video of a person having his head severed is very dramatic. I wonder what IS has to gain from exposing this to the World? I mean when America bombs the crap out of a wedding party in Yemen or Somalia, they don't show the limbless dead babies and
Democracy Now -For the President to use Jim's name and other journalists as reason to pursue the stated military policy to 'degrade and destroy the Islamic State so that it is no longer a threat' is an insult to the memory of James Foley and to the intell
Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-SC) did not hold back on Sunday in expressing his outrage at President Barack Obama's refusal to send ground troops to confront ISIS, warning that the "gates of hell" would "spill out onto the world."
What makes our material so incredible is the IAEA investigators confirmed the nuclear bombing history and our own Sandia labs had designed the bombs that were supposed to be used to defend us. They are very angry people.
The Recovery Accountability and Transparency Board--a.k.a. the RAT Board, the agency overseeing stimulus and Hurricane Sandy spending--is not renewing its contract with Dun & Bradstreet (D&B)You have just three weeks to enjoy the maps, charts, and graphs on