He accused McCain of supporting Israel's Mossad intelligence agency as well as participating "together with that service in the creation of the Islamic State, which today controls a considerable and vital portion of Iraq and reportedly one-third
A few months ago, not many Americans, in fact Europeans as well, knew that a Yazidi sect in fact existed in northwest Iraq.
Raymond Maxwell claims he witnessed top Hillary Clinton aides purge State Department files. Here's why you should believe him.
Catalonia's government vows to defy Spanish state by holding referendum on independence, expressing regret that Scotland did not set a separatist precedent for the European Union
Michele Bachmann Fever & Rick Perry's America.
Alex Salmond, Leader of Scottish Independence Push, Resigns Post After Defeat.
The failed Scottish vote to pull out from the United Kingdom stirred secessionist hopes for some in the United States, where almost a quarter of people are open to their states leaving the union, a new Reuters/Ipsos poll found.
Dem Operative Says Obama Planning "October Surprise" Long time Democratic Party operative Bob Beckel says GOP hopes of taking control of both Houses of Congress will be thwarted by an "October surprise." "Republicans who are counting
The Miami Herald reports that a nurse who recently refused to participate in force feeding of Guantanamo detainees involved in a hunger strike will not face a court martial.
The NSA sent someone bearing the nametag "Neal Z." to the University of New Mexico's Engineering and Science Career Fair today, in the hopes of recruiting young computer geniuses to help manage the yottabytes of data it is collecting about you.
It's official: the U.S. Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals has issued an order declining a request for an en banc hearing in a case involving four students in at a California high school who were sent home for wearing American flag T-shirts on Cinco de
The long awaited moment finally arrived after Scots began voting at 7am BST on whether to break away from the U.K. and end the 307-year union, even as latest opinion polls show the campaign against independence maintaining a narrow lead over those fa
Nowhere To Hide As Minority Report-Style Facial Recognition Technology Spreads Across America.
How's this for a juxtaposition on how nations respond to a global health catastrophe. Check out these two headlines from yesterday's news:
Senate Expected to Quickly Sign Off on Plan
Since mid-August 2014 major news organizations have conveyed videos allegedly found online by the SITE Intelligence Group. Unsurprisingly the same media have failed to closely interrogate what the private company actually is and whether the material
In modern times, war is never what it seems. Mainstream historians preach endlessly about grand conflicts over territory, resources, political impasse, and revenge, but the cold hard reality is that all of these "motivations" are actually seconda
Former intelligence contractor Edward Snowden could be granted safe passage in Switzerland if he helped a potential criminal inquiry into U.S. spying there, the Swiss public prosecutor's office said on Monday.
"I know major Arab allies who fund them".
Ironically, just a short week after the 13th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks, we find ourselves commemorating the 227thanniversary of the ratification of our Constitution.
The National Security Agency has some of the brightest minds working on its sophisticated surveillance programs, including its metadata collection efforts.
Beheading is barbaric. The men of the Islamic State who executed James Foley and Steve Sotloff are monsters.
One of the greatest political philosophers, Frederic Bastiat, wrote that the law should exist to protect life, liberty, and property, but unfortunately is often perverted into a means of "legal plunder." In other words, the law is used to legitim
James Corbett: America "Attacking" The Terrrorists It Fostered
The National Labor Relations Board has ordered CNN to rehire 100 workers and compensate 200 others for a labor dispute that originated in 2003.
Tolkien, Plato, and the State
It also carried the possibility of upsetting the balance of power in the U.S. Senate, where each state has two senators. But opponents said that if California voters approved it, Congress would have been unlikely to sign off on the plan.
About a month ago, when Russia sent a humanitarian convoy to aid ethnic Russians in east Ukraine, the Western world, and of course media, screamed bloody murder, with everyone from NATO to the Kiev government declaring it, without a shadow of a doubt
Eric Schmidt and Jared Cohen debate the role that connection technologies will play in statecraft and foreign policy, and how governments and businesses in the West should foster the spread and use of these technologies in places such as China and Ir
The tragedy of September 11, 2001, goes far beyond the deaths of those who died in the towers and the deaths of firefighters and first responders who succumbed to illnesses caused by inhalation of toxic dust. For thirteen years a new generation of Am