Saudi Arabia was yesterday drafting up to 10,000 security personnel into its north-eastern Shia Muslim provinces, clogging the highways into Dammam and other cities with busloads of troops in fear of next week's "day of rage" by what is now called th
The goal of the Wrights Administration will be to stop all war not only on other nations but also on the rights of individuals to make their own decisions. In order to live in peace, we must allow others to be at peace.
It goes to show what little credibility the political establishment has, particularly over anyone with an independent streak.
And something you can do about it...
We talk a lot about self-reliance in our daily conversations, as well as in our premium service. It’s an incredibly important concept– our civilization is based on an array of complex systems upon which just about everyone depends, yet only a few men
Albert Einstein is frequently credited with saying, “Only two things are infinite, the universe and human stupidity, and I’m not sure about the former.” It’s true. People do some really dumb things, often to their own detriment.
Why can't the East be more like the West?
Federal agent John Dodson says what he was asked to do was beyond belief. He was intentionally letting guns go to Mexico? “Yes ma’am,” Dodson told CBS News. “The agency was.”
The AP reports that Erik Prince, founder of Blackwater US, is involved in training 2,000 Somali recruits to fight pirates who operate on the African coast. The financing for this venture “is being moved through a web of international companies, the a
It is difficult to conceive of how a nation that was founded to defend individual rights and liberties has moved so far from its moorings that it has now embraced exporting democracy and nation building worldwide as its principal raison d’etre.
After more than 30 years of death, destruction, and failure, the two primary advocates of the war on drugs are public officials and drug lords. The reason is obvious: these two groups are the biggest beneficiaries of the drug war.
Nation of Islam leader says his comments on Jews are meant "to pull the cover off Satan" and "Zionists dominate the US government and banks."
For a number of years, I have been writing and speaking about the decentralizing forces that are bringing about the collapse of our highly-structured, institutionalized society.
When she blows, she blows.
And drones aren’t just buzzing over the Adirondacks. The proposal to begin training missions there is part of a bigger push to build a drone infrastructure for flying missions throughout the United States.
It is not an easy business spreading democracy.
If there's one person who knows a Ponzi scheme, it's Bernie Madoff, the perpetrator of the largest one in history. Locked away in prison, he claims it wasn't just him, or even just the financial sector. Madoff says the entire US government is a Ponzi
The U.S. government has 15 different agencies overseeing food-safety laws, more than 20 separate programs to help the homeless and 80 programs for economic development. These are a few of the findings in a massive study of overlapping and duplicat
Academy Award winning documentary on Wall Street, greed and lack of any prosecutions of the key players From the New York Times “Inside Job,” a searing piece of muckraking on the causes of the financial crisis, took home the Oscar for Best Docu
The United States government cannot get enough of war. With Libyan dictator Moammar Gadhafi’s regime falling to a rebelling population, CNN reports that a Pentagon spokesman said that the U.S. is looking at all options from the military side.
Croatian police clashed with approximately 15-thousand anti-government protesters who rallied in the capital on Saturday, and state television reported that officers used tear gas to disperse the group. At least 25 people were injured.
Believe it or not, growing your own food or visiting your local farmers market is more revolutionary and constructive than burning down your own city and killing security forces.
President Barack Obama said Saturday that Libya's leader Moamer Kadhafi needs to "leave now," having lost the legitimacy to rule, a White House statement said.
No 'mass exodus,' but hard choices ahead for U.S. astronaut corps
What do you call an armor-penetrating munition? MAHEM. A smokescreen that instantly closes around a tank? DRAPES. A robot that scavenges and feeds itself? EATR, of course.
U.S. government doctors thought it fine to experiment on disabled people and prison inmates. Such experiments included giving hepatitis to mental patients, squirting pandemic flu virus up prisoner's noses and injecting cancer cells into chronically
John, Mark and Thomas head to the Maricopa County Recorder off Mesa Drive to witness the county recorder not doing their job of recording documents. John wants to have the paperwork that he has filed in Pinal county to be filed in Maricopa County as
With each new bill, newly elected lawmakers from the loose-knit, largely conservative anti-tax tea party coalition are offering Montanans a vision of the future. Their state would be a place where officials can ignore US laws, force FBI agents to get
Husain Abdulla - director of Americans for Democracy and Human Rights in Bahrain - "The Revolt in Bahrain" / John Green - In Studio - Goldwater Institute
US Marine Corp Major General Smedley Butler accurately described in his book, "War Is A Racket" how the American military is often forced to make war far more for Wall Street and big corporation profits than the false reasons usually provided for the