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
Working with some questionable actors, is O'Hanlon and US policymakers way of saying they intend to provide open material support to terrorists, including Al Qaeda, as they've been covertly doing all along
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Obama administration has been quietly advising local police not to disclose details about surveillance technology they are using to sweep up basic cellphone data from entire neighborhoods, The Associated Press has learned.
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:
"In some instances I have to personally pay for attorneys to represent me in these cases," Arpaio said in an email to fans late last week. "I do not have the personal wealth or the wherewithal to keep up with the costly demands of paying for ...
A project dubbed the "biggest construction failure" in the history of the Department of Veterans Affairs -- already $1 billion over budget and more than a year behind schedule -- is getting another $100 million taxpayer bailout.
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
A Supreme Court ruling due in a few weeks could wipe out health insurance for millions of people covered by the Presidents health care law. But it's Republicans âEUR" not White House officials âEUR" who have been talking about damage control.
ISIS is the face of evil, Cruz said at the Family Research CouncilâEUR(TM)s Watchmen on the Wall pastors retreat in Washington, D.C. They are crucifying Christians - not figuratively, literally. They are beheading children, and I ll tell you, you cannot win
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