Bush era

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The 43rd president shows Savannah Guthrie one of his cherished pieces: a never-before-seen portrait he painted of himself and his father, George H. W. Bush. He tried to paint “a gentle soul,” he says of his dad.
Entertainment
While The Company You Keep can't sustain itself as the kind of thriller it's being pitched as, it's still a thoughtful, provocative story about the continuing battle between idealism and cynicism.
Entertainment
You've no doubt heard about a little movie called Zero Dark Thirty, which suddenly is the controversial odds-on Oscar favorite. The controversy has to do with a couple of scenes of torture -- or "harsh interrogation techniques," as the Orwellian Bush-era new-speak had it.
Entertainment
Oliver Stone is never content to just make one movie; he always makes several, then squeezes them all together into one engorged package, chockablock with gaudy visuals, oversized characters and unchecked passion.
Politics
I don't think that the Fiscal Commission was established to undermine Social Security, and so that our support for Social
Politics
Rand Paul may be the vanguard of a new Tea Party politician, which should cause one party to get down on its knees and give thanks: The Democrats.
Politics
Rather than working hard to lift up the best and brightest, who have the passion and desire to excel in the School District
Politics
When I began investigating Condoleezza Rice four years ago, I had no idea she was complicit in torture.
Politics
For Republicans looking forward to the first Bush-free election in a decade, the book publishing schedule is the bearer of
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Media
To me, the key to the Fem2.0 conference on February 2 was to mashup, interact, and expand the dialogue.
The World Post
A potential logistical setback for the efforts in Afghanistan can perhaps be traced back to a tangled Bush-era alliance that enriched the family of a dictator in Central Asia.
Environment
Environmentalists are heralding Obama's decision to review the request by California and 13 other states to establish strict limits on greenhouse gas emissions from cars and trucks.
Politics
Obama's mother gave a precious gift to her son, the life of both an Americanand that of human being who feels at home in many different cultures, allowing to see the similarities between us all.