America's assistance to Pakistan should not be unconditional, US defence secretary nominee Chuck Hagel has told lawmakers ahead of his confirmation hearing.
There are many reasons why Republicans don't like Barack Obama. Today, on the inauguration of the re-elected president, I remembered three that seem important in understanding the conservatives’ great demoralization.
1) Barack Obama is a faux-centrist.
Faced with a Republican House of Representatives, Bill Clinton [Read more]
America, as the first beneficiary from any growth or advancement that occurs in any place, diffuses a network of arbitrary relationships that contains active points of gravity that prevent anyone from leaving its circle of interests. America can’t remove Arab oil from that circle.
That the seven-time champion of the Tour de France doped in a world such as cycling, in which it is no secret that doping is normal, causes no one to speak worse of Armstrong than of those who are responsible for controlling illegal substances — those who were unable, and are still unable, to develop more efficient [Read more]
Everyone occasionally fails to listen to others, but nobody dares ignore what America has to say.
In the Dominican Republic, they want to emulate the type of “liberalism” that is present in upscale neighborhoods in the Big Apple.