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Mike Hughes is a writer for The Huffington Post and where he writes as the Geopolitics Examiner and the Afghanistan Headlines Examiner.

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Diaries published: 50 (95 days since last diary on Mon Feb 16, 2015 at 08:59 PM PST)

Comments posted: 108 (95 days since last comment on Mon Feb 16, 2015 at 08:59 PM PST)

Diary frequency: often

Comment frequency: often

Total Recommends: 238

Total Comment Ratings: 310

Most Recommended Diary: Chomsky says Bush and Obama beholden to corporate interests, 144 comments, 21 recommends

People Following Michael Hughes: 5

Michael Hughes's Most Recent Diaries:

The Obama administration, and its French and British lackeys, heralded the toppling of Libyan dictator Muammar Gaddafi in 2011 as a humanitarian triumph. However, predictably, the decapitation of ...
by Michael Hughes
Comment Count 20 comments on Mon Feb 16, 2015 at 08:59 PM PST with 3 Recommends
If it bleeds, it leads? The Western media's neglect of the ongoing political unrest in Thailand seems quite conspicuous considering it's a sordid gem of a story ready-made for sensational headlines, ...
by Michael Hughes
Comment Count 10 comments on Sat Jan 04, 2014 at 12:40 AM PST with 1 Recommend
The Obama administration is being hit from all sides on the crisis in Egypt. Obama doesn't face many good options . Does the White House support the Muslim Brotherhood who went to great lengths to ...
by Michael Hughes
Comment Count 16 comments on Fri Aug 23, 2013 at 04:42 PM PDT with 1 Recommend
Detractors have blistered Mitt Romney for lacking vision because his national security prescriptions barely differ from Obama's - deviating in form, not content. But these critics miss the point: ...
by Michael Hughes
Comment Count 2 comments on Wed Aug 08, 2012 at 01:16 PM PDT with 2 Recommends
In strategic sourcing circles they refer to it as “offshoring” and Bain Capital invested in companies that specialized in it when Mitt Romney was its leader between 1983 and 1999, according to ...
by Michael Hughes
Comment Count 2 comments on Fri Jun 22, 2012 at 03:53 AM PDT with 0 Recommends
The point isn't that Santorum's tactics are the same as the Taliban -- he is no Mullah Omar -- but his selective Catholicism serves a larger twisted political agenda: It's true Santorum is nowhere ...
by Michael Hughes
Comment Count 8 comments on Wed Feb 22, 2012 at 03:10 PM PST with 5 Recommends

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