Does AIPAC Have Only Two Major Donors? John Boehner and Eric Cantor By Grant Smith * | Sabbah Report | www.sabbah.biz A large congressional delegation is heading for Israel. During three weeks of recess, 55 Republicans and 26 Democrats will enjoy “educational” trips funded by the American Israel Education Foundation, a tax-exempt nonprofit located in the same [...]
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Obama Doesn’t Quite Hate Freedom Enough for Some Republicans Jeremy Sapienza, July 20, 2011 Email This | Print This | Share This | Comment | Antiwar Forum Every time I see these unfortunately ambiguous wire story headlines — “Key US lawmakers assail Obama on detainees” — I think some American lawmakers are finally standing up to the executive-run torture-state [...]
The dancers to the voodoo rhythm economic beat. Whose default is it? The only certainty is the elite are massively rich and the rest can find shelter where they must.
President Barack Obama with Republican and Democrat leaders including Mitch McConnell, the Republican leader in the Senate (second from right) to discuss the debt ceiling. Photograph: Charles Dharapak/AP The US faces the prospect of a “catastrophe” as President Barack Obama stands firm against Republican demands for deep spending cuts without any tax increases as the [...]
The majority of Obama’s campaign promises remain unkept, and many are now looking to new sources for change [GALLO/GETTY] A few short weeks ago, President Obama was on top of the world – or so it seemed. He first pushed back against the growing wave of domestic silliness by releasing his long-form birth certificate, turning [...]
Pentagon Urges Obama to Keep Afghan Surge Going Until Fall 2012 Plan Would Keep Vast Majority of Surge Troops in Nation for Another Year and a Half by Jason Ditz, June 17, 2011 Email This | Print This | Share This | Antiwar Forum With the decision on the long-promised July 2011 dradown likely just weeks away, the [...]
Congress turns against Pakistan 176 Comments RSS Email Print Peter King says Pakistan is ‘at a crossroads’ with the United States.Close By MANU RAJU & JAKE SHERMAN | 5/3/11 6:25 PM EDT Updated: 5/3/11 8:00 PM EDT Congress expressed fury at Pakistan Tuesday for its role in housing Osama bin Laden for the past several years, as [...]