• Facebook
  • Twitter

Archive for the ‘News & Politics’ Category

Posted by AdLib On Sep - 10 - 2013 20 COMMENTS

It appears that Pres. Obama may once again have arrived at a desired outcome of a dangerous and complicated crisis…and once again, will be given no credit for it by the tyrant-lovers on the Right.

Posted by MurphTheSurf3 On Sep - 6 - 2013 38 COMMENTS

The opposition to involvement, no matter how limited, in war-like activity is based on a reaction to the nightmares that Iraq and Afghanistan became AND, of course, the ongoing plague of Obama Derangement Syndrome.

Posted by AdLib On Sep - 6 - 2013 16 COMMENTS

Despite arguments to the contrary, President Obama’s actions would seem to indicate that he is earnest in wanting military strikes despite his reluctance.

Posted by AdLib On Sep - 3 - 2013 81 COMMENTS

Watch a live feed of The Senate Foreign Relations Committee’s debate on a resolution authorizing the use of force against Syria in response to the use of chemical weapons.

Posted by AdLib On Aug - 30 - 2013 25 COMMENTS

The complete text of the U.S. government’s assessment of the chemical weapons attack in Syria.

Posted by AdLib On Aug - 29 - 2013 78 COMMENTS

We have to reject the unjustified use of fear and imaginary threats to the American public as acceptable reasons to bomb other nations. Facts, reason and principle should be the only tools to win over the public on an argument for war.

Posted by AdLib On Aug - 28 - 2013 51 COMMENTS

A stirring lineup of speakers and 100,000 Americans are currently at the National Mall celebrating and continuing the March On Washington that took place 50 years ago. Watch the live video feed here.

Posted by AdLib On Aug - 26 - 2013 7 COMMENTS

What we’ve witnessed since President Obama’s election has been an unending parade of thinly veiled and outright racism spewed by mainstream media channels and pundits, Republican politicians and the GOP army trolls at most blog sites. The march of racism hasn’t ended so the march against it can’t either.

Posted by KillgoreTrout On Aug - 17 - 2013 19 COMMENTS

“In Nature, there are neither rewards nor punishments; there are consequences.” Robert Ingersoll There is deep concern about how we are treating our beautiful home, planet Earth. A once pristine and pure creation by Mother Nature. For the love of money, evil corporations pollute and consume our natural resources, with […]

Posted by AdLib On Aug - 16 - 2013 20 COMMENTS

Why do media pundits insist that Obama has power over Egypt when the amount of aid we give is fractional and easily replaced by “our allies” in the Middle East?

Posted by AdLib On Aug - 14 - 2013 19 COMMENTS

These Three Horsemen of the Water Apocalypse, fracking, privatization of public water and drought may seem incidental to our lives today but it would be wise to look ahead and imagine how decades of them represent a great danger to the American people.

Posted by AdLib On Aug - 8 - 2013 25 COMMENTS

GOP Chairman and professional rodeo clown, Reince Priebus, announced that the Republican National Committee will boycott NBC and CNN for their debates if they go forward with a planned miniseries and a documentary about Hillary Clinton.

Posted by AdLib On Aug - 5 - 2013 55 COMMENTS

The documentary paints a picture of Tamerlan as being very much like many of those Right Wingers who joined the Tea Party, an angry man who blamed and hated the government and minorities for the difficulties life had brought him.

Posted by AdLib On Aug - 2 - 2013 22 COMMENTS

Thanks to the cooperation of celebrities, politicians and corporations, this more ecological, recycling method of events and journalism has made the news a more economical and sustainable resource. As the media corporations say so often, think green!

Posted by AdLib On Jul - 30 - 2013 16 COMMENTS

To say that John Boehner is the worst Speaker of the House in the history of the United States and that the 113th House is the most ineffective and impotent in our history would be like saying George Bush was our worst president…the argument sure can be made that’s the case.

Posted by KillgoreTrout On Jul - 27 - 2013 21 COMMENTS

I have mixed ideas about this weekend’s entertainment. Of course, music is always the main attraction, but I felt the need for some humor and biting satire concerning this potpourri of political and social elements of our nation and life in America. I was going to entitle this weekends music […]

PlanetPOV Tweets
Ongoing Stories