I'll believe it when I see it. I wonder how much of any money paid will actually reach the poor or be used to rebuild actual infrastructure? The land is valuable to the politicians and land developers but the people are expendable.
The people of Serbia, Kosovo, the Sudan, Pakistan, and Afghanistan are not the only or most obvious victims of Clinton's affair with Monica Lewinsky. The day before the House impeachment vote, Clinton bombed Iraq, delaying the impeachment vote.
Last-minute negotiations over the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) deal in Atlanta this past week finally ended on Monday when trade ministers emerged with a deal. ItâEUR(TM)s a testament to the secrecy and apathy that has surrounded the entire TPP process...
The spread of knowledge about the NSA's surveillance programs has shaken the trust of customers in U.S. Internet companies like Facebook, Google, and Apple: especially non-U.S. customers who have discovered how weak the legal protections over...
Right now, Congress is considering two good bills -- the Government by the People Act in the House and the Fair Elections Now Act in the Senate -- that would do several things to amplify the voice of voters.
ï»¿'Bombing of Hospitals Called Routine' That was the August 9, 1973, Newsday coverage of congressional hearings on 'clandestine U.S. air and ground activities in Cambodia and Laos'. US commanders in Vietnam placed no restrictions on ground or air strikes
In addition to consolidating corporate power over 40% of the world's economy, the recently agreed upon Trans-Pacific Partnership deal will target internet-based investigative journalism and make it a crime to expose corporate crime.
It's absolutely sickening: On October 3, the U.S. This happened again and again. âEURoeThose people that could had moved quickly to the buildingâEUR(TM)s two bunkers to seek safety.In an initial statement, a U.S. spokesperson disgustingly dismissed the
DoD has sidestepped a ban stopping animals for use in military training.5 of the 6 medical facilities now use simulators, but one, USAF is continuing to use animals in one of the training installations. Ask them to follow through and stop using animals!
We are heartsick from the parade of senseless gun-related violence, death and grief dominating the news headlines and our media screens. And we are angry at the inability of our elected leaders to do their jobs in finding solutions.
Doctors Without Borders is demanding an independent international inquiry into a U.S. airstrike Sat on an Afghan hospital in the city of Kunduz that killed 22 people, including 12 staff and 10 patients, 3 of them children. At least 3 dozen people were inj
After marathon negotiations in Atlanta, leaders from 12 nations cement pact which coalition of critics say will raise the price of essential drugs, drive industrial scale agribusiness, and threaten workers rights
A sweeping trade deal reached by the United States and 11 other Pacific Rim countries on Monday after years of negotiations was met with some skepticism in Washington, setting up an election-year battle over whether to approve the agreement.
Trade ministers from the Asia-Pacific region have reached a deal on the Pacific trade pact intended to cut trade barriers and establish common standards for 12 countries. The largest trade pact in 20 years has been a long-term goal of the