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GOP Presidential Contenders Use Unproven Iraq-9/11 Tie to Defend Iraq War

The GOP frontrunners for the ’08 presidential nomination are talking Bush trash on the campaign trail, when it comes to defending the Iraq War. Forget that it was all pack of lies in the first place, the contenders are “increasingly echoing words and phrases used by President Bush in the run-up to the war that […]

“De-Authorize the War”

Not the most elegant way to put it, but the first statement Bill Richardson made on his hour-long “Meet the Press” interview this morning reiterates what he has been saying for some time now: Stop diddling with the funding for our disaster in Iraq and take steps toward rescinding Congressional authorization of it. Now if […]

Blinded By Grief

Andrew J. Bacevich, a West Point Graduate, Vietnam Veteran and professor of history and international relations at Boston University, has penned a piece for the WaPo, outlining the grief he carries for the recent loss of his son in Iraq. Bacevich has been outspoken against the Iraq War and now he feels as though in […]

The Permafrost is Melting… Engulfed by Climate Change

It really is beyond absurd that some people are still in denial about climate change. But those people do exist, and they are the ones who really don’t want to do anything to fix the problem. It’s not too late to make changes to the way the we live, because if we don’t this will […]