The government of the District of Colombia has launched a new campaign for statehood. The new campaign will include ads around the city directed at tourists and a new website, StatehoodDC.com. As a DC resident, I support it, because I support the idea of “no taxation without representation.”
|By: David Dayen Friday September 23, 2011 12:15 pm|
Palestine submitted their petition to the United Nations Security Council for membership as a state today, and Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas delivered a rousing speech before the General Assembly in support of the measure. So what happens next?
|By: David Dayen Monday September 19, 2011 9:50 am|
US officials are scrambling to broker a deal that avoids a Palestinian statehood bid at the United Nations.
|By: David Dayen Thursday May 19, 2011 4:24 pm|
Well, if Barack Obama thought he could wrap things up in a bow on the Middle East with his speech today, Bibi Netanyahu put an end to those hopes.