Hillary Clinton, U.S. secretary of state, demonstrated total insincerity and hypocrisy as she declared herself “delighted” to wish Muslims a “peaceful” and “joyous” Eid al-Fitr, the feast day that marks the end of the holy month of Ramadan, observed by millions of believers throughout the Islamic world. [Read more]
Lance Armstrong came close to death when he was diagnosed with cancer at 25 years old, but he went back on the bike to win the Tour de France seven times. Now he says he has had enough. He has had enough explaining that he was not doping; he has had enough of being chased by demons, suspicions and voices around him. [Read more]
It was hardly surprising: A jury in San Jose, California, delivering a one-sided verdict for Apple over Samsung Electronics in a legal battle over smartphone technology. It is the “American style” of doing things when their interests are threatened.
Vice presidential candidate Paul Ryan delighted people at the Republican convention. His direct attack against President Obama was spiked with half-truths.
Anyone who liked Sarah Palin four years ago will just love her successor: Paul Ryan used his first appearance as Mitt Romney's running mate to make an open attack [Read more]
Neil Armstrong definitely had symbolic meaning until the end. The first man to step foot on the moon, 43 years ago, decided to leave Earth at the same moment as when the Curiosity robot began to survey the ground on Mars.
These two exploits summarize space adventure and the dream, which is almost as old as humanity, [Read more]
<i>Former Vice President Dick Cheney has stated that John McCain lost to Barack Obama because he chose Sarah Palin…</i>
Four years ago, I published a series of articles about the presidential elections in the United States. The cliché phrase became: “If elections were held today, Obama would win.” The same [Read more]
<i>Mitt Romney's running mate Paul Ryan brings in many votes for him. But the powerful personality at Mitt's side could also contest his presidency.</i>
If Hurricane Isaac allows it, Mitt Romney will spend the next week in front of a television set. In some Tampa hotel room, he will follow the run-up to his coronation [Read more]
Any country has the right to share in an amicable international environment that is unthreatened in the process of its economic growth. The “conflict control” behavior that the U.S. has exhibited on the issues concerning the South China Sea and the Diaoyu Islands is intensifying China’s relationship with its [Read more]