On “Up With Chris Hayes” Sunday, the show’s titular host challenged one of the architects of Arizona’s tough immigration law to convince him and his viewers that the law is not, as critics contend, steeped in racism.
What difference does it make if you have to wear leg irons or handcuffs made of iron, rather than steel? What difference does it make if you are forced to buy health insurance due to a monetary penalty, rather than due to its being regulated as an it
Egypt’s newly sworn-in President Mohammed Morsi reaffirmed his Islamist beliefs in his inauguration speech, but promised the country would not swerve from a moderate course in its international policies.
President Says Obamacare Decision a Victory for Freedom President Barack Obama hailed the US Supreme Court's narrow 5-4 decision to uphold his signature Affordable Care Act as “a victory for freedom.” “By affirming the legality of our health ca
“always, always be extremely, extremely nice to the TSA agents” Powell suggests that you “strike up a conversation. Express serious concern for their health being exposed to the x-rays emanating from those machines they stand next to all day...
"The American people are angry," Sen. Bernie Sanders said in a major Senate floor speech today.
Independent review of terrorism legislation points to government exaggeration of threat for political gain
A U.S. Department of Justice attorney attempted to kick out a reporter from a public hearing held in City Hall. Rachel Hranitzky abruptly entered the council chambers accompanying New Iberia Fire Chief and another man and asked a question.
The American entitlement system has grown immensely since the founding of the country. Only 53% of Americans pay federal income tax and the amount of people on food stamps have hit record highs.
Nick Cohen over at the leftist UK Observer is declaiming against political paranoia. The putative target is Julian Assange of WikiLeaks fame but the dissertation is far wider than that and basically damns paranoia generally as a response to what is t
The Daily Bell is pleased to present this exclusive interview with Ron Holland
We have previously discussed the socialistic nature of state liquor boards even in conservative states.
More than 60 Republican lawmakers have signed a letter to U.S. Defense Secretary Leon Panetta accusing the U.S. Air Force of being “hostile to religion,” according to Fox News.
Sightings of vehicles provokes fears of martial law
Press Secretary Parries Questions on “Fast & Furious” Scandal Press Secretary Jay Carney denied that President Obama's grant of “Executive Privilege” status to the Department of Justice correspondence on the scheme to get guns into the hands of Me
More Government is the Wrong Medicine, Says National Center for Public Policy Research
The system of checks and balances works best when the separate branches of government are inherently and proudly adversarial toward one another.
The US government offered up new areas of the central Gulf of Mexico for drilling for the first time since the 2010 BP oil spill and received $1.7 billion in winning bids, officials said Wednesday.
In recent years there have been huge numbers of Americans that have sought to go “off the grid” and live a more independent lifestyle.
Luke Rudkowski of WeAreChange confronts U.S. Senator for Florida Marco Rubio on Bilderberg. Watch Luke navigate hotel obstacles to repeatedly find & confront the Senator.
Below is today’s column on the continued use of state controls over alcohol in the United States.
Let’s start with some basics: which voting system is best? We use almost exclusively the plurality voting system, which voting theorists have considered the worst voting system for satisfying voters. It is notorious for leading to a choice between “tEntered By: Jefferson Paine
World leaders have made pitiful progress on their guarantee to protect global oceans from overfishing and other threats.
President Initiates Plan to Boost Status of Illegal Aliens A year ago, President Barack Obama told his Hispanic supporters that he lacked the authority to grant amnesty to people in the country illegally. “There are laws on the books that prohibit
Egypt's highest court declared the parliament invalid Thursday, and the country's interim military rulers promptly declared full legislative authority, triggering fresh chaos and confusion about the country's leadership.
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New cars cannot be equipped with the latest high tech mirror. A side mirror that eliminates the dangerous “blind spot” for drivers has received a U.S. patent.
Philadelphia has the highest obesity rate and poorest population of America’s big cities. It also has an ambitious plan — launched out of 632 corner stores — to put healthy food on every table. The $900,000 investment in better health depends on a
President Says Private Sector Is Doing Fine In the midst of a sluggish economy and stubbornly high unemployment, President Barack Obama insists that while the private sector is doing fine, the public sector is still hurting. “Look, most private
“People, who live in the city of Miami Beach, must soon recycle or possibly face fines,” reports Local10.com. “Once the ordinance goes in effect in July 2013, people who don’t recycle would be fined $350 for their first violation, $500 for their s