Let’s call it the Tea Party!
Accelerating the current trend, the Federal Government, as flawed as it is, may be dismantled soon. The Tea Party may be the tip of the iceberg. There have always been groups dedicated to reducing federal control and increasing state control. This sounds great. But, there are […]
Marketing the War September marks the media rollout for the next stage of the White House campaign to keep boots on the ground in Iraq. Will General Petraeus stick to the script?
By Eleanor Clift Newsweek CT Aug 31, 2007
Aug. 31, 2007 – From a marketing standpoint, if […]
The Pashtun time bomb
The alarming growth of Al Qaeda and the Taliban in the Pashtun tribal region of northwest Pakistan and southern Afghanistan is usually attributed to the popularity of their messianic brand of Islam and to covert help from Pakistani intelligence agencies.
But another, more ominous reason also explains their […]
Op-Ed: Our Founding Fathers were Freedom Fighters …
My ancestors are traced back to the 1600’s, immigrating to this continent on boats from England and Ireland. Several of them fought in the American Revolution – I have documents and letters from one who was injured, became ill and had to return home to […]
Remember when this meant something!
Bush with his constant focus on Iraq, continues to ignore the real reason we are suppose to be at war, Osama bin Laden. Which, I might add Bush has openly stated that he has not given much thought bin Laden.
WASHINGTON – While the U.S. presses its war against insurgents linked to […]
Pushing the Envelope on Presidential Power
By Barton Gellman and Jo Becker Washington Post Staff Writers Monday, June 25, 2007
Shortly after the first accused terrorists reached the U.S. naval prison at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, on Jan. 11, 2002, a delegation from CIA headquarters arrived in the Situation Room. The agency […]
Re-Posted: Homeland Security Deports Terrorist? Oops! It’s a Mentally Disabled US Citizen!
Monday, June 18, 2007 FROM BLOG: All Spin Zone
The following blog post is from an independent writer not connected with Reuters News. The opinions and views expressed herein are those of the author […]
Condition of Russian-US relations alarming – Lavrov
TASS News Agency 21.06.2007, 13.44
MOSCOW, June 21 (Itar-Tass) — The current state of Russian-US relations is alarming, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov told an audience at the Carnegie Endowment Center in Moscow on Thursday.
“There has developed alarm in the world […]
Sunday, June 17, 2007 posted by Munaeem, in Pakistan
Pakistan : Shameful Behavior of the Opposition
It pained and embarrassed me when I saw our opposition leaders flocking around US emissaries visiting Islamabad. The purpose of their meeting is to solicit US help to topple […]