Gop And the Wall Street Protests
Boston Globe AP Article October 16, 2011 An interesting article published in the newspaper above had me chuckling.…
Above Politics
What or who is above politics. There is huge debate over what is going on in politics lately, more so now than in recent…
Guilt And Politics
To all intents and purposes life is a political process. The politics might not be of the usual kind. That is they…
Social Security Cuts
Today I read a report talking about an upcoming deal that President Obama is preparing to pitch to congress. The report…
Cost Of Citizenship
The social contract, the ultimate reason we all pay taxes. It is the agreement between you and the government that…
Where is Common Decency?
I saw an article on a manager of a Krogers store saying to a customer with food stamps, " Excuse me for working for…
World Politics Articles (250)
Gaddafi’s Last Hope May Have Been Shot Down After Recent Summit
Libyan leader, Muammar Gaddafi, has been barely holding on to control of that nation for several months, despite wide spread calls for his removal. There had been some interludes toward Russia as the last hope for remaining in power. Russian President Dmitry Medvedev has decried the NATO missions over Tripoli…
By:  in  Politics  >  World Politics   May 28, 2011  
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Polls Show: Trump’s A Chump, Should Not Stump
Should Donald Trump actually make a serious bid for the Republican Presidential nomination, or not? Trump will make his announcement sometime in June, however, according to the most recent poll numbers, he won’t be taken seriously, even among those in his own party. The CNN/Opinion Research poll showed that while…
By:  in  Politics  >  World Politics   May 09, 2011  
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Marie Osmond, The Media, and Postpartum
Are media stories about postpartum making you nuts? Marie Osmond and her Brother Donny are back singing together and they are all over the media of late. It reminds me when, about 12 years ago, when Marie Osmond came out with a story of her postpartum plight, which was the…
By:  in  Politics  >  World Politics   Jun 01, 2011  
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The US Debt Crisis: Good News And Bad News
Well folks, the proverbial snowball is going to continue to keep rolling down the mountain. With the debt ceiling agreement deadline looming, it looks like the Senate Democratic leader Harry Reid along with Presient Barack Obama have finally caved, and have agreed, along with the Senate Republicans to raise the…
By:  in  Politics  >  World Politics   Aug 01, 2011  
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Osama Bin Laden's $50 million dollar reward
Osama Bin Laden's $50 million dollar reward Now that Osama Bin Laden has been killed, what is going to happen to the $50 million dollar reward. Well, maybe nothing will happen with it. Jay Carney, a white House spokesman, said that no one took the proper steps to be eligible…
By:  in  Politics  >  World Politics   May 10, 2011  
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Q&A With Charles Hendry
In May 2010 Charles Hendry was appointed as Minister of State for the Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC) and now presides over the biggest decisions that affect the renewable energy sector. Finn Langley talks to him about conflicting manifestos, coalition’s plans for renewable energy and his personal motivations.   …
By:  in  Politics  >  World Politics   Sep 30, 2011  
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Whats In It For Me?
The economy of the US and many other area’s in the world is at a low. Often when strapped with hard times, its possible for some to reflect upon the finer things in life, things that money can’t buy: Having a family gathering, taking a trip to the river, fishing…
By:  in  Politics  >  World Politics   Aug 18, 2011  
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The Ticks Of Politics
Our political arena could benefit with a massive research into finding a way to control its recent influx of tics. Two namely tics are; poli-tics and luni-tics, they're destroying our government and its professional operation that we used to be accustomed to. Some might blame this awful epidemic of tics…
By:  in  Politics  >  World Politics   Aug 25, 2011  
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Trump the Chump - From Business Hero to Groupon Bust
Not sure if you all heard the latest news, but Groupon has just announced that they are not going to allow The Donald to post Apprentice site ads on Groupon after a slew of customer complaints, and for a better word, an uprising. Who blames them.... Well, not Jerry Seinfield.…
By:  in  Politics  >  World Politics   Dec 28, 2011  
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When Former Associates Attack: Not Just Palin Around Anymore
A former member of Sarah Palin’s staff and reportedly a close member of the inner circle is about to release a tell all book that has been called, by all accounts, controversial and scathing at best. That book, culled from a huge number of emails that were sent to and…
By:  in  Politics  >  World Politics   May 24, 2011  
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Could 9/11 Be An Inside Job
I know that, just think of the World Trade Center disaster in 2001, gives us an uneasy feeling of insecurity and vulnerability. This was the first time they were attacked on our soil. But what if it is not terrorists, caused by attacks? There are many theories out there as…
By:  in  Politics  >  World Politics   Oct 06, 2011  
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Obama Bullying Speech- Obama Anti Bullying Campaign Helps Support Vitims Of Bullycide
Every so often, we hear on the news or know someone that is a victim of bullycide. Well, recently, President Obama did a bullying speech and now has created an anti bullying campaign in effort to help stop bullying. What is bullycide? Bullycide is basically someone who comits sucide in…
By:  in  Politics  >  World Politics   Mar 10, 2011  
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Mubarak And Others Facing Charges: Will Justice Prevail for Egypt?
Former Egyptian President Hosni Mubarek, his wife Suzanne and their two sons as well as a business associate are likely to be facing a variety of charges including corruption as well as murder in the deaths of over eight hundred protesters. The Prosecutor General will likely seek the charges of…
By:  in  Politics  >  World Politics   May 24, 2011  
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Birthplace Controversy
Birth certificates give us important information and help us to prove without a doubt our lineage, our full names, place of birth, our birth date. They also prove our parents names and can also include the signature of a witness. President Barrack Hussein Obama's place of birth has come into…
By:  in  Politics  >  World Politics   May 11, 2011  
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Osama Bin Laden Dead
Clarence Darrow once said, "I have never killed anyone, but I have read some obituary notices with great satisfaction." I am writing an obituary for Osama bin Laden. Osama bin Laden is dead and while I was not involved with his death, I have experienced remorse that he was not…
By:  in  Politics  >  World Politics   May 07, 2011  
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Gop And the Wall Street Protests
Boston Globe AP Article October 16, 2011 An interesting article published in the newspaper above had me chuckling. Mr. Axelrod one of President Obama's advisors stated in an interview on ABC's "This Week," "The GOP doesn't understand the Wall Street's protests show that American wants a fair shake". They Understand…
By:  in  Politics  >  World Politics   Oct 16, 2011  
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Entitlement Program
Entitlement Programs: At what point does the helping hand become an enabling hand? “If you give a man a fish, you will feed him for a day, if you teach a man how to fish you will feed him for a lifetime.” Working first hand in the legal field with…
By:  in  Politics  >  World Politics   Aug 17, 2011  
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Family Feuds
You’ve got Credit. A Visa, a MasterCard, that Home Equity Line of Credit you’ve had for years. Obama has credit too. His is called the debt ceiling. You’ve got a perfect credit score of 800, although you know it doesn’t deserve to be that high The USA has a triple…
By:  in  Politics  >  World Politics   Jul 27, 2011  
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Obama Debt Relief
The U.S. economy is still suffering in the recession. Job Losses are at an all time high in the last two years. Because of this, Americans are struggling more than ever. They are facing bankruptcy and foreclosure. As of now, the economy has still not fully recovered and we majorly…
By:  in  Politics  >  World Politics   May 18, 2011  
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The Concept Of Power Politics Explained
Power means the ability to control the minds and actions of others, according to Morgenthau. No matter what the ultimate aim of international politics is, power over other nations is its foremost objective. Therefore the game of politics is actually the struggle for power. This power can be exerted through…
By:  in  Politics  >  World Politics   Apr 09, 2015  
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Nick Clegg Wants to Attend the EU Summit In January 2012; Maybe Not
It has been a month since my last post on the EU treaty and break down in coalition as well as in the public opinion, whether David Cameron has made a right decision to veto the treaty and whether this has placed Britain into the semi-detached position with Europe. And…
By:  in  Politics  >  World Politics   Dec 26, 2011  
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The Better Attitude;an Argument for Tolerance
We are all of us already guaranteed a death; yet our society and our lives might be subject to less mutilation if governed by tolerance; not intolerance, which is merely the condoning of harm escalation. Let me be clear. In what follows I am not remotely suggesting that harmful activities…
By:  in  Politics  >  World Politics   Sep 20, 2011  
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US Alarm: China Has Placed Self - propelled Guns on One Of the Islands In the Spratly Archipelago
USA reported that China deployed self-propelled artillery guns on one of the artificial islands in the Spratly archipelago in the South China Sea, fueling fears that Beijing could use the disputed territories for military purposes. Information disclosed when Pentagon chief Ashton Carter began an 11-day trip, also the Asia-Pacific region.USA…
By:  in  Politics  >  World Politics   Oct 28, 2015  
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Is Ron Paul Too Radical?
I have heard over and over when Ron Paul's name comes up that he is too over the top to get elected, and I had to ask myself is Ron Paul too radical? So I went on a bit of a research trip and thought I would share my findings.…
By:  in  Politics  >  World Politics   Apr 14, 2012  
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Argument for Legalization Of Marijuana
In the 60's we all smoked pot because it was a way to get high instead of drinking alcohol and losing control and doing stupid things as do all alcoholics when they are drunk. As a past user of marijuana I can say that there is a distinct difference between…
By:  in  Politics  >  World Politics   Jan 29, 2013  
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Irrelevance: The Driver Of Violence
Whether a pauper or a king steps over the edge of an abyss is irrelevant. The abyss will prevail. It will absorb royalty as quick as the lowest subject of that royalty, and it will not concern its self with the qualities of that which is now being digested in…
By:  in  Politics  >  World Politics   Oct 14, 2011  
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Sanctions In Libya Are Starting to Hurt; Gadhafi Forces Trying to Cut Off Rebels
NATO ordered sanctions against Moammar Gadhafi’s rule is starting to work against the people of that nation, particularly in the capital city of Tripoli. There are fuel lines that are stretching out for miles, many filled with cars that are now empty, abandoned by their frustrated owners. Once you get…
By:  in  Politics  >  World Politics   May 09, 2011  
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Black American Soldier
The legacy of military valor and achievement by African Americans is truly a source of pride for African Americans in all walks of life. But the changes the military has undergone to accept the presence of black men in uniform has very much mirrored the struggles for integration in society…
By:  in  Politics  >  World Politics   Jul 11, 2015  
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Donald Trump Says Scotland Will Get Trumped!
Donald Trump has waded into Scottish politics once again, and once again spat his dummy out, and thrown his toys out of his pram. His claims in recent newspaper and radio interviews is that if Scotland goes ahead with it's development of wind turbines off the coast of Balmedie, Aberdeenshire…
By:  in  Politics  >  World Politics   Feb 17, 2012  
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What is Really Going on Now
I have been in the Military for over 10 years. I have seen and heard some outlandish stories, but when a government agency such as the CDC (Center for Disease Control and Prevention) publishes a blog that demands action for citizens to follow I am concerned. Yes this is true…
By:  in  Politics  >  World Politics   Sep 30, 2011  
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There was a time for all us when life was straightforward. Our essential needs were met or else we…
The highly-boasted visit to Italy and France by Iranian President Hassan Rouhani came to an end after…
The chill went down the spine all over the world when the news from Norway got out that some insane…
The world and Israel differ in their assessments of nuclear agreement with Iran. Six world powers…
Trying to be party to something that we are not built to be party to can lead us in to states of…

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