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FBI Director James Comey looks at the Holocaust, and our capacity for evil and moral surrender. The Holocaust was, as I said, the most horrific display in world history of inhumanity. But it was ...
by Garrett
Comment Count 30 comments on Mon Apr 20, 2015 at 05:40 PM PDT with 86 Recommends
Democratic constituency groups opposed to war with Iran are furious that New York Democrat and Senate Minority Leader "heir apparent" Chuck Schumer is threatening to scuttle the possibility of a ...
by Robert Naiman
Comment Count 125 comments on Wed Apr 08, 2015 at 12:39 PM PDT with 199 Recommends
If you know me at ...
by BlackSheep1
Comment Count 30 comments on Thu Apr 16, 2015 at 01:51 PM PDT with 76 Recommends
What is the difference between an activist and a terrorist? To most, the answer seems pretty obvious; both have strong ideological beliefs, and are willing to fight for these beliefs, but their ...
by diligentbureaucrat
Comment Count 31 comments on Wed Apr 22, 2015 at 02:53 PM PDT with 45 Recommends
In today's paper, we read that an American drone strike killed two hostages, one an American citizen and one an Italian citizen, who were being held by Al-Qaeda in January. By all accounts, proper ...
by Eternal Hope
Comment Count 89 comments on Thu Apr 23, 2015 at 02:46 PM PDT with 34 Recommends
Bernie Sanders Points Out The Truth About The TPP Bernie Sanders telling it ...
by DKAtoday
Comment Count 26 comments on Sun Apr 26, 2015 at 02:51 PM PDT with 28 Recommends
Last year, President Barack Obama had said that the U.S. war in Afghanistan would be brought to a responsible end. And today, I’d like to update the American people on the way forward in ...
by Garrett
Comment Count 14 comments on Wed Apr 29, 2015 at 02:55 PM PDT with 14 Recommends
James Risen reports today that the American Psychological Association secretly bolstered the Bush Administration's torture program at a time when it was in serious trouble. This secret involvement ...
by Eternal Hope
Comment Count 6 comments on Thu Apr 30, 2015 at 01:30 PM PDT with 10 Recommends
There has to be a better way...
by WriterRedmon
Comment Count 39 comments on Mon Apr 13, 2015 at 07:30 AM PDT with 45 Recommends
This post wraps up my water supply topic. My last post covered harmful industrial pollution polices and some ways to reduce their impact. This post will cover the problems associated with ...
by GregWright
Comment Count 36 comments on Tue Apr 14, 2015 at 11:05 AM PDT with 45 Recommends
David Brooks breaks out his bag of deal-killing goodies and throws out all the reasons why the present Iran deal could be a failure. He implies that any final deal between Obama and Iran would ...
by Eternal Hope
Comment Count 38 comments on Fri Apr 10, 2015 at 12:44 PM PDT with 46 Recommends
The tip for tap maritime/naval provocations between the US and Iran continue for largely regulatory ...
by annieli
Comment Count 16 comments on Tue Apr 28, 2015 at 03:52 PM PDT with 12 Recommends
Why yes, I have noticed that the people most eager to something-something-bomb-Iran were not all that long ago the ...
by Hunter
Comment Count 77 comments on Tue Apr 14, 2015 at 03:00 PM PDT with 42 Recommends
President Barack ...
by Joan McCarter
Comment Count 103 comments on Thu Apr 23, 2015 at 07:29 AM PDT with 26 Recommends
I guess we all tend to get into thematic patterns in our writing. We are drawn to things that interest us, that ‘capture’ us, after a fashion. We can learn a great deal about ourselves by ...
by BeninSC
Comment Count 66 comments on Mon Apr 06, 2015 at 07:00 PM PDT with 51 Recommends
Yup, the Saudi Yemen war is still going on, The humanitarian situation in Yemen has become catastrophic, the Red Cross said on Monday, as Saudi-led aircraft pounded Iran-allied Houthi militiamen ...
by JayFarquharson
Comment Count 6 comments on Mon Apr 27, 2015 at 04:17 PM PDT with 8 Recommends
I don't know if people have been following the dustup between noted African-American intellectuals Cornel West and Michael Eric Dyson. Dyson's profile of West can be found here . I believe West's ...
by burlydee
Comment Count 35 comments on Thu Apr 23, 2015 at 10:12 AM PDT with 13 Recommends
Sudarsan Raghavan, at Washington Post , has an article about the strongmen in Afghanistan. The article focuses on Atta Mohammad Noor, governor of Balkh. For more than a decade, Atta Mohammad Noor, ...
by Garrett
Comment Count 12 comments on Mon Apr 13, 2015 at 03:36 PM PDT with 19 Recommends
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by jamess
Comment Count 17 comments on Sat Apr 18, 2015 at 12:03 PM PDT with 18 Recommends
Pope Francis' recent snub of France's ambassador, Laurent Stefanini, shows that while the Catholic Church has made some laudable reforms, it has not done enough to make itself a relevant institution ...
by Eternal Hope
Comment Count 12 comments on Fri Apr 24, 2015 at 10:40 AM PDT with 9 Recommends