• Trump Using the Netanyahu Playbook

    by - Aug 11, 2016
    Trump has stopped being entertaining, and has now become just plain dangerous. He has questioned the exceptionalism of the United States, the legitimacy of our President and Supreme Court. His claim of rigged elections undermines one of...
  • Melting Ice in Greenland May Expose Nuclear Waste

    by - Aug 10, 2016
    Camp Century was a U.S. military research center in Greenland, abandoned almost 50 years ago. The under-ice base was officially a research station. In reality it was home to a covert project called Project earth. The base had its own nuclear reactor, with the...
  • Turkey Issues Arrest Warrant for Gulen

    by - Aug 9, 2016
    President Erdogan of Turkey has issued an arrest warrant for Gulen following the failed coup attempt. Fettulah Gulen is a self-imposed exile from Turkey who now lives in Pennsylvania. He has been accused by President Erdogan of...
  • If Trump Losses, Election Will Be Rigged

    by - Aug 8, 2016
    Republicans in many states have made unfounded claims of voter fraud as an excuse to introduce voter ID laws. Courts in several states have ruled they are unconstitutional and aimed at suppressing the vote of minorities. Trump claims the rejection of...
  • Are Corporate Tax Rates too High in the United States?

    by - Aug 8, 2016
    Trump’s new tax plan focuses on slashing the corporate tax rate, and the already discredited theory of trickle down economics. It offers more huge tax cuts for the top 1%, and little for the other 99% unless you believe in the...
  • Ryan Lochte Found Guilty by American Media

    by - Aug 8, 2016
    The American media found Ryan Lochte and three other US swimmers guilty today, after a press conference by Brazilian police. I’m not sure if they were listening to the same press conference as I was. The Brazilian...
  • Obama Policies to Blame for Capt. Humayun Kahn’s Death

    by - Aug 7, 2016
    Trump Campaign National Spokesperson Katrina Pierson claimed Obama policies were to blame for Capt. Humayun Kahn’s Death. She told CNN’s Wolf Blitzer that Capt. Kahn would still be alive today it it wasn’t for President Obama...
  • Pele Withdraws as Rio Olympic Woes Continue

    by - Aug 6, 2016
    Olympic woes continue as Pele withdraws from his role of lighting the cauldron at the opening ceremony in Rio, Brazil. Pele cited health problems, just hours before the start of the Olympics.  Preparation for these games has...
  • ANC Suffers First Major Losses in in South African Local Elections

    by - Aug 5, 2016
    The African National Congress (ANC) suffered major losses in South African elections, for the first time since Nelson Mandela was sworn in as President in 1994. The opposition Democratic Alliance (DA) won local municipal elections in the city of Port Elizabeth. The...
  • The Effects of Rhetoric in a Divided Society

    by - Aug 5, 2016
    In our increasingly divided society, what are the effects of rhetoric from Black Lives Matter and the Extreme Right? Police shootings and the growing influence of Black Lives Matter have created this new issue for Americans. We...