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President Carter, 90 years young, has had to return to the USA from election monitioring overseas because he is not feeling well. Let's all send prayers and positive vibrations to this man of Peace.
by howardpark
Comment Count 83 comments on Sun May 10, 2015 at 03:26 PM PDT with 182 Recommends
According to International Business Journal, former President Jimmy Carter said he raised 'zero' money in donations during his 1976 run against the current President Gerald Ford, who also ...
by Leslie Salzillo
Comment Count 52 comments on Wed Apr 29, 2015 at 11:56 AM PDT with 107 Recommends
This is a roundup of news related to Palestine with a particular focus on grassroots action and peaceful civil disobedience in the Occupied Territories and within the borders of Israel proper. We ...
by subir
Comment Count 5 comments on Sun May 03, 2015 at 07:20 AM PDT with 35 Recommends
For most of his life, Jimmy Carter has been an advocate for human rights. In 1982, one year after leaving the Oval Office, the former US President and his wife Rosalynn Carter, founded ...
by Leslie Salzillo
Comment Count 603 comments on Thu Apr 23, 2015 at 05:55 PM PDT with 784 Recommends
by LamontCranston
Comment Count 9 comments on Thu Apr 23, 2015 at 10:31 AM PDT with 22 Recommends
Does anyone really believe a handshake between President Barack Obama and President Raul Castro heralds a new positive direction for American foreign policy that will actually benefit the people in ...
by PeterBalesHistoryTales
Comment Count 43 comments on Sun Apr 12, 2015 at 02:06 AM PDT with 53 Recommends
Hi folks. Christine is taking a sick day this week - get well soon! So, this week is a group effort. Many thanks to ramara and elenacarlena for collecting links. We can really use some ...
by Tara the Antisocial Social Worker
Comment Count 100 comments on Sat Apr 11, 2015 at 05:00 PM PDT with 39 Recommends
Since sometime in the summer of 2009, we've been hearing that President Obama has "historically low approval ratings." Is that true? Well, he has, recently and briefly, fallen below 40% approval in ...
by OutOnALimb
Comment Count 29 comments on Sun Mar 08, 2015 at 04:47 PM PDT with 74 Recommends
Republicans have long pushed the idea of putting Ronald Reagan on a US coin. The dime was suggested but that went nowhere because it would have meant replacing FDR and the March of Dimes theme that ...
by quaoar
Comment Count 84 comments on Wed Feb 25, 2015 at 01:57 PM PST with 12 Recommends
Thirty-five years ago today, on February 24, 1980, the United States hockey team defeated Finland, 4-2, to capture the gold medal in the 1980 Winter Olympic Games, delivering a much-needed lift to ...
by Richard Riis
Comment Count 1 comments on Tue Feb 24, 2015 at 12:20 PM PST with 1 Recommend
Former President Jimmy Carter appeared on the Jon Stewart Daily Show this past Monday. Carter, who is a peace advocate, ...
by Leslie Salzillo
Comment Count 72 comments on Tue Jan 13, 2015 at 10:57 PM PST with 71 Recommends
It is the final week of the temporary schedule, next week The Nightly Show will follow The Daily Show and I can't wait. Tonight's guest on The Daily Show is President Jimmy Carter . The ...
by pgm 01
Comment Count 5 comments on Mon Jan 12, 2015 at 07:50 PM PST with 0 Recommends
Move over Jimmy Carter.
by thefarleftside
Comment Count 2 comments on Fri Jan 09, 2015 at 12:41 PM PST with 10 Recommends
2014 is on its way out, and what a strange year it was. The low points aren't hard to find: the killing spree by misogynist Elliot Rodger, the celebrity nude photo hacking (and the endless victim-...
by Tara the Antisocial Social Worker
Comment Count 22 comments on Sat Dec 27, 2014 at 05:00 PM PST with 29 Recommends
In 1979, a junior diplomat at the State Department named John Graham negotiated a deal with Cuba whereby Castro would use his good relationship with Iran to get the American hostages freed. Graham ...
by RobLewis
Comment Count 4 comments on Thu Dec 18, 2014 at 09:54 AM PST with 8 Recommends
It's not too late to impeach Obama, so thanks for making this available to the House Judiciary Committee, who never in a million years could have come up with something this substantive on their own.
by TrueBlueMajority
Comment Count 577 comments on Thu Dec 18, 2014 at 09:39 AM PST with 234 Recommends
Already getting outrage from this Presidential wannabe clown: http://talkingpointsmemo.com/livewire/marco-rubio-obama-worst-negotiator-alan-...
by poopdogcomedy
Comment Count 43 comments on Wed Dec 17, 2014 at 08:17 AM PST with 12 Recommends
I'm not entirely certain why I got a recent piece of mail "From the Desk of Steve Forbes;" most desks of my acquaintance are apolitical. The Desk of Steve Forbes apparently wants me to sign ...
by xaxnar
Comment Count 12 comments on Sat Nov 29, 2014 at 02:52 PM PST with 5 Recommends
Obama acknowledged we tortured detainees, but instead of prosecuting anyone, we just moved along. You'd think the intelligence community would be grateful, but they repaid him by totally missing the ...
by Andrew Lazarus
Comment Count 3 comments on Tue Nov 04, 2014 at 11:41 PM PST with 8 Recommends
I accuse certain elements in our mainstream media of deliberately creating mass confusion concerning what is true and what is not, through broadcasting some shows that have reasonable credibility, ...
by ej heinemann
Comment Count 25 comments on Sun Oct 26, 2014 at 11:05 AM PDT with 4 Recommends