The steep rise in the cost of living has no end in sight and the unemployment rate is said to be up from 13 percent to 20 percent. Under U.N. sanctions because of its nuclear development, their country continues in international isolation. Still, the Iranian people have reelected hard-liner Ahmadinejad as president. [Read more]
The Obama administration's Russia policy is being nurtured with advice from people who have no official position in the administration.
General Motors has filed for bankruptcy. Although there are formalities remaining (identical to those of Japan’s Civil Rehabilitation Law), the bankruptcy and nationalization of GM, which had been the world’s largest automobile company, is shocking.
Including parts manufacturers and chain stores, the number of [Read more]
If the [U.S.] economy recovers, the Americans will say “We are the world’s standard; the way that foreign countries do it is wrong.”
George W. Bush could be tried for his responsibility for torture and other war crimes under the Geneva Conventions.