Having been forced to face up to the tense realities of 'leading the free world', President Obama's early return to Washington from his vacation likely means something of note is coming.
Informs Congress About Latest Round of Attacks
The Obama administration wants to give Israel more than $3 billion. Will it get it?
Armed humanitarianism 2.0. That's our new western version of old-fashioned 19th century imperialism, now feminized by President Barack Obama's lady advisors, painted pink and accompanied by the kind of soft piano music you hear in ads for women's pro
Officials 'Blind-Sided' When Israel Took Arms Without Asking.
But Obamacare policyholders are ALSO required to report on a raft of "lifestyle changes" including when you become pregnant (which means you also need to report if you have a change in that "status" via miscarriage or abortion), or a change in "house
This is the way the multi-trillion dollar Global War on Terror (GWOT) ends: not with a bang, but with a bigger bang.
In addition to ground forces, the U.S. has also sent F-16 combat aircraft to Poland and participated in NATO air policing missions over the Baltics.
American university graduates are employed, if they are employed, not as software engineers and managers but as waitresses and bartenders.
The human-rights group reports the U.S. military systematically ignored evidence of torture and unlawful killings in Afghanistan as recently as last year.
Congressional Hawks Push to Dramatically Increase Air War
During a long and in-depth interview with the Atlantic's Jeffrey Goldberg, former secretary of state and likely future presidential candidate Hillary Clinton distanced herself from President Obama's foreign policy, implying the Islamist extremist gro
Two reasons: The Kurds ? and the Israelis
In her newly published interview with hawkish Jeffrey Goldberg, former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton was sharply critical of President Obama's "failure" in Syria, saying that if he had only sent dramatically more weapons to the so-called "modera
. While the biggest geopolitical news of the past week was Obama's announcement he would become only the fourth president in a row to order military action in Iraq, explicitly targeting the ISIS jihadists, the far bigger question are the developmen
The late, great critic of the American Imperium, Chalmers Johnson, popularized the salient concept of "blowback".
Just before he headed off to Martha's Vineyard for another vacation, President Obama explained the situation in Iraq (standing in front of the impressive Presidential helicopter) careful to use the phrase 'men, women, and children' numerous times.
What these fools did was to open the gates of hell. The end result of Washington's 20-year campaign to liberate Iraq, beginning with the first gulf war and followed by the devastating trade sanctions of the 1990s and the brutal desecrations of Bush I
"The point of a series of regional wars organized by the Americans, especially today's catastrophe in Ukraine, centers on the U.S. securing control over all of north Eurasia" to bolster "its position against China,"
White House support for jihadist groups in Libya & Syria greased the skids for ISIS.
Contrary to the Obama administration's public claims blaming eastern Ukrainian rebels and Russia for the shoot-down of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17, some U.S. intelligence analysts have concluded that the rebels and Russia were likely not at fault ...
I hate fearmongering in all forms, but I AM scared.
Filoviruses like Ebola have been of interest to the Pentagon since the late 1970s, mainly because Ebola and its fellow viruses have high mortality rates...
These governments imposing sanctions are nuts, just plain nuts. I won't even try to find rational reasons for what they're doing because the irrationality of it is so apparent.
"Even if he is a confirmed gang member, a confirmed criminal, even by self-admission, we for some reason don't send them back to their home country ? we release them into our country," Cabrera said.
COP: 'If Obama Doesn't Follow The Constitution, We Don't Have To' "I Don't Give A Damn" (VIDEO).
A Modern Guernica Enabled by Washington.
The new documents underscore the indispensable, direct involvement of the U.S. government and its key allies in Israeli aggression against its neighbors.
It's so bizarre that you almost have to assume it's a hoax. It sounds more like a cliched movie plot ? a shady foreign oil company co-opts the vice president's son in order to capture lucrative foreign investment contracts .
What would a global pandemic look like for a disease that has no cure and that kills more than half of the people that it infects?