A column on why former National Security Agency contractor Edward Snowden should not be granted clemency—and will not be given clemency—was written by Slate’s Fred Kaplan on January 3. It quickly became regarded as a sharp well-argued rebuttal to The New York Times’ editorial, which labeled Snowden a whistleblower and urged President Barack Obama to show him leniency so he could come back to the United States.
|By: Kevin Gosztola Sunday January 5, 2014 9:00 am|
|By: Gregg Levine Thursday May 10, 2012 6:00 am|
And now you know. . . the rest of the story.
|By: Teddy Partridge Wednesday October 5, 2011 7:12 pm|
It’s Buddy Roemer, whom the Legacy Media probably think they should continue to safely ignore, but still.
|By: dakine01 Sunday May 8, 2011 1:00 pm|
OK. I guess technically the title is not true. If folks hadn’t been laid off and collected Unemployment Compensation, the funds would just be sitting in the various state coffers, unused. But the unemployed are not the reason the economy tanked; the unemployed are not the ones sending jobs overseas; the unemployed are not the ultimate root cause of the problem.
|By: Jon Walker Monday March 21, 2011 2:05 pm|
No matter how conservative the positions President Obama chooses to take, the bulk of self-identified Republicans are still going to disapprove.