In 1972,Pat Schroeder of Colorado was elected to Congress,becoming the second-youngest woman ever elected to the House of Representatives. She ran on an antiwar platform.Once elected, she pushed to cut off funding for the war Vietnam:The Power of Protest
In this web-only conversation with journalist Matt Taibbi of Rolling Stone, we turn to Iraq. He recently wrote a piece for Rolling Stone titled "Forget What We Know Now: We Knew Then Iraq War Was a Joke." Taibbi wrote the piece after Jeb Bush's infamous i
So it only makes sense that American lawmakers would seek to guarantee property rights for U.S. space corporations. Under the SPACE Act, which just passed the House, businesses that do asteroid mining will be able to keep whatever they dig up:
Its impolite to stare. But when it comes to severely injured soldiers, maybe we don't look enough; or maybe we'd rather not see wounded veterans at all.
That's the message you get from photographer David Jay's Unknown Soldier series.
As the nation celebrates Memorial Day, we look back at the Vietnam War. Fifty years ago, on March 7,1965, 3,500 U.S. marines landed in South Vietnam, marking the start of the U.S. ground war in Vietnam. That same day, in Alabama, state troopers beat back
The Islamic State is using the latest issue of its propaganda magazine Dabiq to pose the far-fetched hypothetical of purchasing its first nuclear weapon from Pakistan within a year and getting it into the United States through the porous Southern bor
If the West bombs Islamic State militants in Syria without consulting Damascus, LiveLeak reports that the anti-ISIS alliance may use the occasion to launch airstrikes against President Bashar AssadâEUR(TM)s forces, according to Russian Foreign Minister Ser
While there is no serious dispute as to the legal status of the settlements, there is also no lawful justification upon which Israel can discriminate between persons over whom it exercises penal jurisdiction.