There has been a lot of talk, now that the elections are over and the legislature has fallen into the hands of Republicans about what this will mean for President Obama's agenda and the Democratic ...
It doesn't matter how great your marketing campaign is. You can't sell your dog food if the dogs won't eat it.
---Old Madison Avenue proverb
So here we are once more. Another electoral drubbing ...
Nov. 1, 2004, on the eve of the presidential elections, I signed up for DailyKos. Somehow, in the craziness of everyday life, I managed to forget my 10th anniversary of (sporadic) participation on ...
Sorry, I didn't post this two weeks ago, but, frankly, things have been tough so far this year, and I don't get paid to blog. But these are important reflections of how top elites in USA are thinking,
With the word coup whirling around the airwaves in my ears today, NPR is confirming that President Fouad Massoum, a Kurd, officially asked Haider al-Abadi to form a new Iraqi government this morning.
This article summed it up pretty good.
PM Maliki called his hand-picked military commanders to Baghdad in order to try and organize a coup d'etat.
Much to his surprise, at least half of them said ...
We will spend hundreds of millions without hesitation to send weapons to Israel, military advisers to the Ukraine, non-lethal aid to the completely compromised Syrian resistance (a creature of the ...
I believe that you have crossed a line, Mr. Obama. At your recent press conference you very casually stated that "we tortured some folks" :
With respect to the larger point of the RDI report itself,
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The Fourth Branch The Rise to Power of the National Security State By Tom ...
Finally, after more than a decade, the President of the United States said what we all knew to be true. "When we engaged in some of these enhanced interrogation techniques , techniques that I ...