Sunday Late Night: America, Anxiously Awaiting An Agenda

By: Sunday April 21, 2013 8:01 pm

O Terrorist, will you share your Why?

Your motive is a must for us to end the sentence, “This was a terrible tragedy, but….”
We must know why, to know how we really feel about your actions.

 

Arrest Made in Planned Parenthood Clinic Bombing

By: Tuesday April 3, 2012 1:40 pm

A man has been arrested in connection with the bombing of a Planned Parenthood office in Wisconsin over the weekend. Local authorities in Grand Chute, Wisconsin made the arrest last night. No formal charges have been filed yet.

Wisconsin Planned Parenthood Office Bombed

By: Monday April 2, 2012 10:43 am

A homemade bomb struck a Planned Parenthood office in Grand Chute, Wisconsin, on Sunday night. According to a local news report, the perpetrator placed the bomb on a window sill, which started a small fire when it exploded. There are no reports of injuries, but the terrorist implications are profound.

Iraq’s Maliki Takes Syrian Government’s Side in Uprising

By: Monday August 15, 2011 9:58 am

It turns out that the Iraqi leadership essentially backed the Syrian side of the divide over their repressive attacks on their own people. It’s credible to suggest that Iran played a role in Iraq’s decision-making.

The Iraqi government is most certainly not unified on this point. The Parliament has denounced the violence in Syria, particularly the Kurdish and Sunni factions. But Maliki appears firmly in the Syrian camp, in contrast to his government’s anger at Bahrain when the Sunni minority brutalized a Shiite majority. So the sectarian lens has come to govern Iraq’s positions in the region.

Civilian Casualties Rankle Afghan Leaders

By: Monday May 30, 2011 9:30 am

Memorial Day is often a time to reflect on the soldiers who die in war. Why not also the civilians? Why not these five girls, seven boys and two women killed in their sleep from an object dropped on them at 10,000 feet, without warning? Don’t they deserve a memorial? Don’t their families and countrymen deserve to be free of a life in fear that they could be the next target of a poorly aimed bomb from the sky?

Bombs Away

By: Tuesday May 10, 2011 1:30 am

Yet another bomb dropped on a Head of State we don’t like

Libyan Rebels, NATO Air Strikes Hit Sirte

By: Monday March 28, 2011 6:18 am

“A rebel spokesman in Benghazi said Sirte was now in the hands of rebel forces – but there has been no independent confirmation of the claim, and international journalists inside the city suggested it was still in government hands on Monday.”

NATO Foresees 90-Day Campaign in Libya

By: Friday March 25, 2011 1:16 pm

When the mission in Libya began, the President was clear that it would be measured in days and not weeks. Well, NATO has told us how many days. Apparently, about 90.

Arab League Shifts, Criticizes Libya Intervention

By: Sunday March 20, 2011 5:08 pm

As French jets continue to run sorties against Libyan targets, they claim that Qatar will soon deploy four planes into the region. The contention from the coalition enforcing UN resolution 1973 is that they have Arab League buy-in on the operation, and the inclusion of Qatar in the coalition would seem to confirm it. But the Arab League has actually criticized the effort after only one day.

Gadhafi Keeps Bombing Libyan People; Senators Counsel Go-Slow Approach

By: Tuesday March 1, 2011 9:45 am

Anytime someone in Washington puts the brakes on empire, it’s worth noting

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