It is fortunate for the world that making a reliable nuclear weapon is not easy. Just initiating a runaway fission reaction under controlled conditions in a friendly test range is tricky enough. ...
While the US administration and congress are discussing a domestic self-authorization to use military force against IS(whatever), Italy, which is under a more immediate possible threat from IS(...
This was already on here at dKos back when it happened back in June, but it cheered me up watching it this morning. It's so refreshing to see a Democratic politician be unafraid, to bring it.
December 13, 2013
Victoria Nuland, assistant Secretary of State for European and Eurasian affairs, addressed the U.S. - Ukraine Foundation on December 13, 2013. Note the Exxon and Chevron logos ...
After LBJ's landslide in 1964, the Democratic consensus, according to Hunter S. Thompson in Songs of the Doomed , was that "The GOP was doomed, like the Whigs, to a cheap and meaningless fate."
I can understand people hoping that Elizabeth Warren runs for President , and smashes Wall Street’s hold on the Democratic Party leadership. I can understand people hoping that a new Pope willing ...
The #1 talking point the Obama administration has been using in its campaign to seek Congressional approval to bomb Syria is that it would "send a message" that use of chemical weapons won't be ...
Last night, Jon Stewart finally returned back to the Daily Show after a few months filming a movie in the Middle East. This required a period of adjustment , however. After that was taken care of, ...
The President has the right to do what he wants .
President Obama "has the right to do this no matter what Congress does", said secretary of state John Kerry, one of the leading advocates of a ...