Weapons of Mass Destruction
The 44-year-old, accused of keeping military-grade explosives in his Middletown apartment, is being held without bond.
MLK day is just six days before The Women's March on Washington on January 21. The Letter From Birmingham Jail and MLK's
Third, he did not become president of the Harvard Law Review because of affirmative action. On the contrary, it was the conservatives
Our elected leadership and their surrogates failed us. Many Democrats in Congress, more concerned with re-election, retreated
As it seeks to modernize its nuclear arsenal, the United States faces a big choice, one which Barack Obama should ponder before his upcoming Hiroshima speech. Should we spend a trillion dollars to replace each of our thousands of nuclear warheads with a more sophisticated substitute attached to a more lethal delivery system?
As the number of refugees worldwide continues to increase, Western nations struggle to show off their true humanism and the
That said, there's no doubt that change is underway. We've become much more tolerant of differences and better able to feel
Most analysts agree that the sanctions represent the toughest and most comprehensive effort to date to punish the North Koreans for repeated nuclear tests that have violated previous resolutions issued by the council, which is expected to vote on the new sanctions in the coming days.
The Daily Show Miller denied that either Dick Cheney or George W. Bush were the sole sources for the claim that Iraq had
Judith Miller recently popped out of the Fox News bubble for a quick jaunt to the Wall Street Journal editorial page, the home base for John Bolton, Max Boot, and other neo-con hawks, to give her forthcoming book a little free advertising. In the process she attempts to whitewash her role as an influential pro-war voice in the lead-up to the Iraq War.
The Islamic State (ISIS) proves the law of unintended consequences. Congratulations America! We killed Christianity in the Middle East and unleashed a terror organization with far greater reach and power than Al Qaeda ever possessed.
The domination, killing, destruction, increased work and effort of modern society are not the hallmarks of intelligence, but rather stupidity. How can we use the 10% of our mental capacity more intelligently and effectively? Here are a few ideas:
Special Guests: Dr. Huban Gowadia, Director, Domestic Nuclear Detection Office, Department of Homeland Security Andrew Weber
Former Vice President Dick Cheney's recent claims that President Obama is responsible for misleading people about the Iraq
The word "freedom" shows up 118 times in the Congressional Record during the authorization votes, but it's generally in reference
The United States justified the invasion of Iraq on the grounds that Saddam Hussein posed an imminent threat to America and the world. Since that proved not to be the case, critics of President Obama's Iraq policy now argue that America sacrificed on behalf of oppressed Iraqis.
If this year's Rutgers graduates understood as much, they probably would or should have been as upset at their school's decision
This system of destruction on a planetary scale, facilitated by most of the ruling and corporate elites on the planet, is becoming (to bring into play another category not usually used in connection with climate change) the ultimate "crime against humanity" and, in fact, against most living things. It is becoming a "terracide."
After leaving this country with a Great Recession and two wars, the best the GOP can do after spending millions of taxpayer dollars investigating the White House is an allegation of misleading talking points.
There's no debating we would all be better off if there were less and better-guarded highly enriched uranium and plutonium. But the summit missed an essential point: "Nuclear security" is an absurd proposition in a world bristling with more than 17,000 nuclear weapons.