Australian government announces $89 billion naval expansion
The naval build-up is an integral part of the military preparations by the US and its allies throughout Asia for war against…
Media fans speculation over possible Biden presidential bid
The rumors appear to be a trial balloon prompted by concerns over a series of crises affecting the Democratic frontrunner, Hillary…
Iraq was once a beacon of hope for the Arab world — so what happened?
“The land you know as Iraq is history.” Falah Mustafa Bakir, the unofficial foreign minister of Kurdish Iraq, was very plain when he talked to a…
Jewish extremists vandalize walls with price-tag graffiti in Jerusalem
Suspected Jewish extremists on Wednesday spray-painted anti-Palestinian graffiti on walls near Damascus Gate outside the Old City of occupied East…
White House Wednesday, the South Region finalist for WORLD’s 2015 Hope Award for Effective Compassion, a breakthrough in K-12 education
Today’s news and a political discussion about the week ahead for the GOP candidates, plus: a profile of Heartbeat of Miami, the South Region…
The Gulf War: where a new era of endless wars in the Middle East began
Countries that have seen intervention — including Afghanistan, Iraq, Libya and Syria — are among the most unstable in the…
Oblivious Klansman Wears Hip-Hop Brand Shoes, Doesn’t Get It
The man was briefly interviewed by George Chidi of Neon Flag. Oh good lord, would you look at this one. This charming KKK member came to a rally…
Bringing College Back to Prisons
As Obama administration reverses 1994 cuts to Pell grants, supporters say hard-won victory is pivotal to re-entry for the formerly incarcerated. A…
We’ve Been Conned: Ergonomic Chairs By and Large Aren’t Ergonomic
Frankly, a piano stool is as ergonomic as a chair needs to be. Cynical click-bait headline aside, I'll cut to the chase, they don't…
4 Ways John Oliver Is So Right About the Failed ‘War on Drugs’
The HBO host hits the drug war from all angles. For some years now, Comedy Central and HBO have played a huge role in educating people about some of…
Even the Father of Modern Libertarianism Criticized the Kind of Austerity That’s Crushing Greece
Milton Friedman went public with concerns about imposing austerity on debt-ridden countries in return for loans. Chicago School economist Milton…
Michael Moore Is About to Surprise America with Major New Documentary on the American Empire
Moore will premiere his new film 'Where To Invade Next' at the Toronto Film Festival in September. It's been six years since documentary filmmaker…