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Sen. Gillibrand Has the Perfect Response to Her Sexist Colleagues in Congress

Sen. Gillibrand Has the Perfect Response to Her Sexist Colleagues in Congress

Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (D-N.Y.) has taken abuse from some of her male colleagues for years, but she kept silent about it ...

Snowden Documentary to Premiere at NY Festival

Snowden Documentary to Premiere at NY Festival

The Film Society of Lincoln Center announced Tuesday that Laura Poitras' "Citizenfour" will premiere Oct. 10 as ...

Iraq wins pledge of military support against IS militants

Iraq wins pledge of military support against IS militants

The world's top diplomats pledged Monday to support Iraq in its fight against Islamic State militants by "any means ...

Senate Kills

Senate Kills 'Citizens United' Reform

“Our democracy… is beyond broken. It is beyond shameful.”

OBAMA THE WORLD KNOW YOU HAVE BEEN FUNDING ISIS

OBAMA THE WORLD KNOW YOU HAVE BEEN FUNDING ISIS

Your speeches are making you look more like a fool than you already are. The world knows you are lying and nobody believes ...

House Republicans Find Obama’s Plans in Syria ‘Unrealistic’

House Republicans Find Obama’s Plans in Syria ‘Unrealistic’

Speaker John Boehner took the stage at a closed door meeting of the House Republican Conference on Thursday morning and ...

 
 
Obama To World: We’re Back

Obama To World: We’re Back

While the talkerati focused intently on the fairly narrow issue of the presidential strategy to degrade and destroy ISIL, they may have missed the larger message President Obama sent: America is preeminent ...

 
Afghanistan: From “War on Terror” to “War for Resources”

Afghanistan: From “War on Terror” to “War for Resources”

Is the discourse of “war on terror” now being supplemented by “war for Profits?” Obviously, we would not find any US or Western official describing the war scene in Afghanistan as something ...

 
Obama Rejected ‘Best Military Advice’ From Top Military Commander

Obama Rejected ‘Best Military Advice’ From Top Military Commander

'The American people will once again see us in a war that doesn't seem to be making progress'

 
Ah, Diversity: 93% Of Dem Senate and Governor Candidates Are White

Ah, Diversity: 93% Of Dem Senate and Governor Candidates Are White

The last chance for Democrats to nominate a Hispanic candidate for one of its largest offices came and went Tuesday in Rhode Island.In the 71 races Democrats are contesting, 93 percent of candidates the ...

 
China

China's military secrecy justifies surveillance flights: U.S. official

The United States is justified in carrying out surveillance flights in East Asia, in spite of Chinese objections, given a lack of transparency in China's military buildup, a senior U.S. official said ...

 
New sparks fly between CIA, Senate Intelligence Committee

New sparks fly between CIA, Senate Intelligence Committee

Tensions between the CIA and its congressional overseers erupted anew this week when CIA Director John Brennan refused to tell lawmakers who authorized intrusions into computers used by the Senate Intelligence ...

 
GOP Congressman: Spy On U.S. Mosques To Stop ISIS Recruitment

GOP Congressman: Spy On U.S. Mosques To Stop ISIS Recruitment

“Undocumented Democrats are more important to [President Obama] than national security,” Iowa Republican Rep. Steve King says.

 
Middle East Updates / 10 Arab states pledge to join U.S. fight against Islamic State

Middle East Updates / 10 Arab states pledge to join U.S. fight against Islamic State

The Republican leader of the U.S. House of Representatives voiced support Thursday for U.S. President Barack Obama's expanded campaign against Islamic State militants, but members of his party questioned ...

 
This time, Obama didn

This time, Obama didn't ask for permission on airstrikes

One year after he abandoned a bid for congressional approval of Syrian airstrikes, President Obama saved himself from another rebuke in an address to the nation Wednesday.Instead, Obama told lawmakers ...

 
Islamic State and the American Way of War: The New Enemy Creation Process

Islamic State and the American Way of War: The New Enemy Creation Process

What better gift for the  War On Terror-Industrial-Complex (WOTIC) than the rapid rise and initial success of the Islamic State, formerly known as ISIS? A patchwork of brutal know-nothing thugs,...

 
Scotland Should Get Into NATO, OK!

Scotland Should Get Into NATO, OK!

As NATO leaders met in Wales last week, the obvious topics dominated the discussion – NATO’s relationship to an increasingly aggressive Russia and the need to destroy ISIS in Iraq and Syria....

 
Michigan

Michigan's 'Foreclosure King' Is Trying to Win a Seat in Congress

Only four House incumbents lost primaries this year, and you’d think their vanquishers would have by now a clear path to Congress. But in Michigan’s 11th Congressional district, the upstart ...

 
Obama Claims All

Obama Claims All 'Authority Needed' to Further Expand 'Endless War'

Thirteen years after 9/11, critics worry that executive branch, Congress, press, and American public are on verge of making same mistakes of Iraq War all over again.