"Drone strike campaign in Yemen shows U.S. standards are elastic," says the headline in the Los Angeles Times.
A surge of U.S. drone missile strikes that has killed about 40 suspected militants in ...
After days of alarms and embassy lockdowns, the United States and Britain on Tuesday stepped up security precautions in Yemen, with Washington ordering “nonemergency” government personnel to ...
'When I use a word,' Humpty Dumpty said, in rather a scornful tone, 'it means just what I choose it to mean — neither more nor less.'
And likewise when stooges for Big Oil invent and endlessly ...
In Marcy Wheeler's recent article at emptywheel.net (which Norman Solomon also links in his excellent diary on the rec list right now ) Marcy gets right down to the federal courts' Catch 22 ...
Table A-2 of the latest household survey from the Bureau of Labor Statistics tells a miserable story about what it means to be young and black in America today.
BLACK OR AFRICAN AMERICAN - Both ...
The greatest damage done by the Snowden revelations has not been to US security. It has been to the US's reputation and supposed moral authority.
It has been interesting to watch the overseas ...
On Tuesday, fierce consumer advocate and needler of banks Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) called out Wall Street regulators for their habit of giving tepid punishments to misbehaving banks, and ...
The White House says ...
As North Korea warned foreigners on Tuesday that they might want to leave South Korea because the peninsula was on the brink of nuclear war — a statement that analysts dismissed as hyperbole — ...
He did it again! Yes, he actually did it again. We have yet another gaffe to begin the week with, and this one may have legs. It's already starting to resonate with people. Folks are tweeting ...