Panel: War and Peace: Who Decides?
Panel: War and Peace: Who Decides?
After 9/11, Congress enacted an Authorization for the Use of Military Force empowering the executive branch to go after the perpetrators and planners…
President Bans Oil and Gas Drilling in Bristol Bay Indefinitely
President Bans Oil and Gas Drilling in Bristol Bay Indefinitely
President Obama took executive action Dec. 16 to protect Bristol Bay's iconic, $2 billion wild-caught fishery and local communities from oil and gas…
White House Won’t Rule Out Presidential Visit To Cuba
White House Won’t Rule Out Presidential Visit To Cuba
Josh Earnest: “I assume like many Americans he has seen that Cuba is a place where they have a beautiful climate and a lot of fun things to do. So…
Cuba and the U.S. Will ‘Normalize’ Relations and It’s About Damn Time
Cuba and the U.S. Will ‘Normalize’ Relations and It’s About Damn Time
    After years of strained relations, the U.S. and Cuba have finally come to a new agreement in what President Obama is calling the “most…
New Poll Finds 59% Of Americans Support Post-9/11 Torture – Propaganda, Cultural Sickness, Or Both?
New Poll Finds 59% Of Americans Support Post-9/11 Torture – Propaganda, Cultural Sickness, Or Both?
Submitted by Mike Krieger via Liberty Blitzkrieg blog , Ever since the torture report was released last week, U.S. television outlets…
Russell Napier: Oil May Drop To $25 On Chinese Demand Plunge, Supply Glut, Ageing Boomers
Russell Napier: Oil May Drop To $25 On Chinese Demand Plunge, Supply Glut, Ageing Boomers
From Russell Napier's ERIC We have forecast since mid-August that Brent oil prices would fall to “$70/bbl and probably lower”, and the US$ would…
Obama Takes Executive Action To Protect Alaska’s Coastline Forever
Obama Takes Executive Action To Protect Alaska’s Coastline Forever
CREDIT: flickr/ Emma Forsberg On Tuesday, President Obama announced he was withdrawing a pristine and ecologically rich region of Alaska from any…
Freedom of speech in Illinois? Not if you are an attorney
Freedom of speech in Illinois? Not if you are an attorney
The Illinois Registration and Disciplinary Commission has just issued a recommendation for a three year suspension of the license to practice law of…
Ted Cruz Steals The Spotlight From Elizabeth Warren
Ted Cruz Steals The Spotlight From Elizabeth Warren
With a key vote on a spending bill just hours away, Cruz once again has all eyes on him. Gary Cameron / Reuters WASHINGTON — Sen. Ted Cruz's last…
“Psychological Torture is Enshrined in U.S. Law”: Complicity in Abuses Began Lon…
“Psychological Torture is Enshrined in U.S. Law”: Complicity in Abuses Began Lon…
"Psychological Torture is Enshrined in U.S. Law": Complicity in Abuses Began Long Before Bush "Psychological Torture is Enshrined in U.S. Law":…