Brace Belden volunteered for six months in Syria with the Kurdish freedom movement where he helped fight ISIS.
Below is my response. Liberation theology is a fascinating branch of Catholicism. I find a lot to admire in it for its service
It was all so predictable. The Marxists in Athens did what Marxists do: They ramped up the rhetoric. Yes, the IMF became a "criminal syndicate," certainly not the type of organization that the current Greek government would dare to pay. As for the IMF, it drew a line in the sand after realizing that it had been way too lenient and generous with Greece.
Defaults are difficult. But even more so is austerity. The good news for Greece is that, as Argentina showed, there may be life after debt and default.
European leaders are finally beginning to reveal the true nature of the ongoing debt dispute, and the answer is not pleasant: it is about power and democracy much more than money and economics.
BUENOS AIRES -- Athens in 2015 will become like Buenos Aires in 2001. Greeks now face the prospect of prolonged capital controls, severe political unrest and eventually a confiscation of ordinary citizens' savings to finance a government's withdrawal from the world.
Jesus was clearly a Marxist, not by name, but by ideology. He sought tirelessly to end poverty, to feed and house the needy and to heal those in need.
In response to critics who label him a Marxist, Pope Francis is taking a page from the famous Seinfeld scene: No, my critique of capitalism is not because I'm a Marxist (not that there's anything wrong with that) -- it's because I'm a Christian.
The Pope's words received harsh criticism from American conservatives, including Rush Limbaugh, who told his audience that
I like the new guy, Pope Francis. He's not perfect, and neither is the institution, but this guy's a rebel. I think Jesus -- you know, the guy who chased the investment bankers out of the temple -- would like him too.
Mao Tse-Tung's "Little Red Book" is the closest thing to a bible that Marxist-Leninist, materialist and atheist Chinese society
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The Chinese Communists invaded Washington on Monday demanding not that we sacrifice our freedoms but rather that we balance our budget.
In conservative world, this administration is leading a march on socialism. Just last week alone, Media Matters counted more than 143 mentions of the word "socialism" on the cable news shows.
The Lamont campaign said Obama's e-mail went to about 5,000 Connecticut residents, according to an AP Story. The Illinois
As you may have heard, Lieberman was asked yesterday about Bill Kristol linking Obama to Marx -- and we don't mean Groucho