Posts Tagged: militarism
Media caution and skepticism are in short supply.
We have, once again, played right into Osama bin Laden's hands.
With Libya, the Obama administration has followed the Chinese adage: kill the chicken to scare the monkeys. But the chicken still rules the roost in Tripoli.
The American Enterprise Institute's Michael Rubin writes that "Right Web is among the worst Google manipulators in the political realm."
When George W. Bush left the White House, the rest of the world breathed a sigh of relief.
To understand just how bad the 112th Congress, elected on November 2nd and taking office on January 3rd, is likely to be for peace on Earth, one has to understand how incredibly awful the 110th and 111th Congresses have been during the past four years and then measure the ways in which things are likely to become even worse.
Military whistleblowers deserve safe channels to report wrongdoing they find on the ground without the fear of retaliation.
When you look at me, you can't mistake the fact that I'm of a certain age. But just for a moment, think of me as nine years old.
Graduates of the class of 2010, I'm honored to have been asked to address you today, but I would not want to be you.
Since Apr. 26, a state of emergency has been in effect in five northern provinces of Paraguay, which represent a third of the nation's territory.